Syrian government forces took control of a town south of Idlib city on Tuesday in a significant advance for President Bashar al-Assad as he seeks to recapture rebel-held territory in the country's northwest
Gunmen shot dead two protesters in Iraq’s southern city of Nassiriya overnight and a Baghdad district became a battlefield on the third day of a drive by security forces to end months of demonstrations against the ruling elite.
One protester was killed early Monday in Iraq's flashpoint city of Nasiriyah, a medic told AFP, as gunmen stormed the square where anti-government demonstrators had been camped out for months.
Iranians should not allow US President Donald Trump's ‘maximum pressure’ approach to harm national unity ahead of parliamentary elections, President Hassan Rouhani said in a speech ...
Thousands of students flooded Iraqi streets yesteday to keep up their anti-government movement despite a crackdown, while rockets landed near the US embassy in Baghdad.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said the Libyan crisis could not be solved by “military means”, after talks yesterday with his Algerian counterpart in Algiers.
Palestinian officials threatened Sunday to withdraw from key provisions of the Oslo Accords, which define relations with Israel, if US President Donald Trump announces his Middle East peace plan next week.
Rescue teams working through the night pulled 45 people from collapsed buildings, Turkey's disaster authority said on Sunday, as the death toll from a powerful earthquake in the country's east rose to 35.
Iraqi security forces fired teargas and live bullets on Sunday in clashes with protesters who resisted with stones and petrol bombs, witnesses and security sources said.