Iraq forces poised for Fallujah assault

Iraq's counter-terrorism service (CTS) reach al-Sejar village in Iraq's Anbar provi...

Gazan women shoot for hope with wheelchair basketball

A Palestinian woman takes a shot during a wheelchair basketball coaching session, headed by...


Artillery, air operations 'kill 40 Islamic State militants' in Syria

  ANKARA: Turkish military sources on Sunday said a total of 40 Islamic State w...

Turkish jets destroy PKK positions in northern Iraq

  ANKARA: Six targets belonging to the PKK organization have been destroyed by ...

US-led coalition troops assisting Kurds in new offensive: Spokesman

Kurdish Peshmerga forces keep watch in a village east of Mosul, Iraq, May 29, 2016. REUTERS...

Jordan’s King Abdullah appoints PM to oversee parliament elections: Political source

File photo of King Abdullah of Jordan BEIRUT: Jordan’s King Abdullah appoint...

Iran not to send Mecca pilgrims, blames Saudi: state TV

  Tehran: Iranians will not take part in this year's Mecca pilgrim...

U.S. servicemen seen on frontline of new Kurdish offensive in Iraq

HASSAN SHAMI: U.S. servicemen were seen by a Reuters correspondent near the front...

Conservative reelected Iran speaker despite reformist gains

Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani is sworn-in during the inauguration cerem...

US blocks cluster-bomb sales to Saudis: report

Washington: The Obama administration has moved to block sales of cluster bombs to Saudi A...

Erdogan condemns US 'support' for Syrian Kurdish groups

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan makes a speech during a ceremony at the airport in the Kur...

40,000 Syrian families flee Islamic State attacks on Aleppo

Photo from Aleppo’s Azaz. source: twitter By Halit Suleyman and Ayse Akta...

Iraq elite forces take position around Fallujah

The counter-terrorism service (CTS), Iraq's best-trained and most battle-tested fightin...

Iran arrests eight for producing 'obscene' music videos

 Crackdowns in Iran are increasing despite moderate President Hassan Rouhani's eff...

 Fears grow for civilians in strife-hit Syria, Iraq

A civilian walks past damaged buildings in the rebel-held area of Deraa, Syria, May 24, 201...

Turkey: 104 Islamic State militants killed in strikes

Pro-government forces fighters fire a rocket in the al-Sejar village, in Iraq's Anbar p...

Syrian opposition kills 30 Islamic State militants in Aleppo

photo: twitter By Halit Suleyman ALEPPO, Syria: The Syrian opposition retook four v...

The Sea Cemetery: In Memory of Syrian Refugees

Doha: Since the beginning of the Syrian conflict, millions have left their homes an...

21 kurdish militants killed in SE Turkey operations

 Turkish Security forces. AA ANKARA: Turkish security forces killed 21 PKK in t...

Turkish rockets, US-led coalition hit Islamic State in Syria: Media

ANKARA: Turkish and US-led coalition airstrikes killed 104 Islamic State milit...

Iran's Khamenei warns of Western 'schemes' as new MPs meet

Iranian lawmakers take their oath during the opening session of the new parliament in Tehra...