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Jan 22, 2018
BAGHDAD — The Iraqi parliament on Monday set May 12 for elections the winner of which will face the daunting tasks of rebuilding Iraq after a three-year war with the Daesh terror group and a battle against entrenched corruption that is eating away at its oil revenue.Parliament voted in Baghdad to approve the date proposed by Prime Minister Haider A ...
Jan 22, 2018
DOUMA, Syria — At least 21 people, including children, suffered breathing difficultie ...
Jan 22, 2018
RIYADH — A Saudi-led military coalition on Monday announced $1.5 billion in new human ...
Jan 22, 2018
OCCUPIED JERUSALEM/BRUSSELS — In a fresh display of Western discord over Middle East peace efforts, the United States said on Monday its Isr ...
Jan 22, 2018
HASSA, Turkey — Turkey shelled targets in northwest Syria on Monday and said it would swiftly crush US-backed Kurdish YPG fighters in an air ...
Jan 22, 2018
AZAZ, Syria — Turkish ground forces advanced into northern Syria's Afrin region on Sunday, Ankara said after launching artillery and air str ...
Jan 21, 2018
MADRID — It is over a year since Bashar Al Assad's regime, with the help of Russian air strikes and barrel bombs, pounded the rebel-held eas ...
Jan 21, 2018
ADEN — Southern Yemeni separatists declared a state of emergency in the port city of Aden on Sunday and vowed to overthrow the international ...
Jan 20, 2018
DUBAI — Intensified hostilities in Yemen have forced more than 32,000 people to flee their homes in the past two months, the United Nations ...
Jan 20, 2018
SUGEDIGI, Turkey — President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday that Turkey had “de-facto” launched a new operation on the ground to oust ...
Jan 20, 2018
CAIRO — A former Egyptian armed forces chief-of-staff said on Saturday that he will challenge fellow military man Abdel Fattah Al Sisi for t ...
Jan 20, 2018
BASRA, Iraq — Daud Salman and his family stayed put in their Iraqi village despite years of regular clashes between tribes, but when a stray ...
Jan 20, 2018
BEIRUT — Lebanon thwarted extremist plans to attack places of worship and government buildings over the holidays after gaining rare access t ...

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