• Israeli forces demolish 10 Palestinian houses in West Bank

    Israeli forces demolish 10 Palestinian houses in West Bank

    The presence and continued expansion of Israeli settlements in occupied Palestine has created a major obstacle for the efforts to establish peace in the Middle East. The PA wants the West Bank as part of a future independent Palestinians state, with
  • North Korea's army chief of staff executed

    Ri Yong-Gil, Chief of the Korean People’s Army (KPA) General Staff was executed earlier this month for forming a political faction and corruption, Yonhap news agency said, citing a source familiar with North Korean affairs.
  • Trump wins in New Hampshire, Sanders defeats Clinton

    Sanders said at a raucous victory party that his win sends a message “that the government of our great country belongs to all of the people and not just a handful of wealthy campaign contributors” and their political committees.
  • Saudi strike kills family of five in Yemen

    Over 8,278 people, among them 2,236 children, have been killed and 16,015 others injured since the onset of the aggression. The strikes have also taken a heavy toll on the poor country’s facilities and infrastructure, destroying many hospitals, schoo
  • Russia submits new plan for Syria to US

    Russia has submitted a new plan concerning the Syrian crisis to the U.S., Russian news agency TASS quoted Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov as saying in an interview with the Moskovsky Komsomolets daily on Tuesday.
  • The Anniversary: Buttressing Cultural Revolution in Iran, Again

    The second principle opined by the Leader concerns the conventional culture of resistance. As is, cultural and armed resistance guarantees effective existence and survival in both domains. Of course, there is a huge difference between minimized exist
  • 'High Turnout To Disappoint Enemies'

    'High Turnout To Disappoint Enemies'

    Supreme leader of Iran Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei Tuesday said massive presence of people in the upcoming elections as well as rallies marking the anniversary of the Islamic Revolution’s victory will secure the country against hostile schemes.
  • Syrian forces liberate 4 villages in Latakia

    Syrian forces liberate 4 villages in Latakia

    The Syrian army, backed by volunteer forces, has launched successful offensives against Takfiri militants in the coastal province of Latakia, winning back four strategic villages.
  • 10 killed by car bomb in Syria's Damascus

    A car bomb driven by a suicide attacker exploded Tuesday near a police officers' club in the Syrian capital Damascus, killing at least 10 people and causing wide-spread material damage, state media said.
  • Four dead, 150 hurt in German train crash: police

    Four people were killed when two trains collided head-on in the southern German state of Bavaria on Tuesday, a police spokesman said, adding about 150 people were injured, including 10 very seriously.
  • Canada announces end to anti-ISIS strikes

    "The Canadian announcement is the kind of response (Defense Secretary Ashton Carter) has been looking for from coalition members as the United States and our coalition partners push to accelerate the campaign against ISIL," spokesman Peter Cook said.
  • Israel sets conditions on returning Palestinians bodies

    More than 170 Palestinians, including children and women, have been killed by Israeli forces since the outbreak of tensions in the occupied Palestinian territories last October. Some 27 Israelis, mostly soldiers, have also lost their lives in Palesti
  • Senior Taliban leader Mullah Rahmani dies of cancer

    The statement does not provide any further details or say where Rahmani died, although he has previously been identified as an office bearer of the Afghan Taliban.
  • A migrant carries a child as refugees and migrants wait for a train to continue their journey towards western Europe from the Macedonia-Greece border at the Vinojug Temporary Transit Centre outside the village of Gevgelija, Macedonia, February 1, 2016. PH

    Migrants' boat capsizes off Turkish coast, 22 drown

    Twenty-two migrants drowned when the boat carrying them capsized off Turkey’s Aegean coast in the Edremit area of Balikesir province on Monday as they tried to reach a Greek island, a Turkish coast guard official told Reuters.
  • Iraq deploying thousands of troops to retake Mosul

    Makhmur lies around 70 kilometres (45 miles) southeast of Mosul. The initial aim is to completely sever IS supply lines between Mosul and areas farther south including Hawijah in Kirkuk province and areas near Baiji in Salaheddin, the officer said.