Friendly fire kills 12 Hadi loyalists

A Houthi militant walks in front of a government compound, destroyed by recent Saudi-led ai...

Saudi foreign minister denounces 'aggressive' statements by Iran

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir  RIYADH: Saudi Arabia's foreign mini...

Sultanate of Oman to Host Arab Youth Forum

  MUSCAT:   The Omani city of Salalah is due to host tomorrow the 2nd You...

Arab ministers to approve draft protocol on joint force next month

CAIRO: The Arab Foreign and Defense ministers will be meeting next month to approve the dra...

Syrian Kurds say hit as Turkish army battles Islamic State

Barricades, set up by protesters, are seen in Gazi neighborhood in Istanbul, Turkey, July 27,...

Syrian Kurds capture town from Islamic State in north - monitor

BEIRUT: The Kurdish YPG militia on Monday captured a town from Islamic State fighters in no...

Trash collection restarts in Beirut

Beirut: Trash collection resumed in Lebanon’s capital Beirut after an almost week-lon...

Iraqi troops retake University  of Anbar from Islamic State

An Iraqi fighter from the Popular Mobilisation units during clashes with the Islamic State ...

Egypt extends emergency in Sinai Peninsula

Cairo: Egypt extended a state of emergency in parts of the Sinai Peninsula for three months...

Assad admits Syrian army exhausted, shrinking

Damascus: Syria’s President Bashar Al Assad acknowledged the shrinking ranks of his g...

Kurdish militants kill two Turkish soldiers

Protesters and members of Turkey’s People’s Democracy Party (HDP) hold a banner...

Zarif tells Gulf to join hands against terror

Kuwait City: Iran’s Foreign Minister yesterday called on Gulf Arab neighbours to coop...

At least six killed in car bomb attack on Mogadishu hotel

People stand near a destroyed car near the damaged Jazeera Palace hotel following a suicide...

Clashes rock Jerusalem’s Al Aqsa Mosque

Israeli security forces arrest a Palestinian woman during clashes between Palestinian prote...

Yemen rebel leader rejects coalition ceasefire

AFP/File - Yemenis watch as smoke billows following clashes between fighters loyal to exile...

Egypt appeals court cuts debauchery jail term for dancer

Reda El-Fouly was arrested in May after she appeared singing and dancing, and wearing a revea...

Syria's Assad admits army struggling for manpower

Assad said "Every inch of Syria is precious" [AP via Press TV] DAMASCUS: S...

Egypt prolongs Sinai emergency rule, roadside bomb wounds 18

The funeral of one of the four Egyptian soldiers killed by a roadside bomb in the Sinai Penin...

Houthis, Saudi-led coalition fight for Yemen air base

Armed Houthi followers demonstrate against Saudi-led air strikes in Yemen's capital Sanaa...

Dozens Injured as Israeli Forces and Jewish Settlers Storm Al-Aqsa

(File picture) Dozens Injured as Israeli Forces and Jewish Settlers Storm Al-Aqsa &...

Iran hits out  at Kerry’s ‘empty threats’

Tehran: Iran hit out yesterday against US Secretary of State John Kerry, accusing him of th...