A year after militant attacks, Tunisia’s tourism struggles

The Sousse port is seen from the lookout tower of the Ribat fortress in the old city of Sou...

Israel, Turkey to hold normalisation talks Sunday

Ten Turkish activists were killed when Israeli commandos raided the Mavi Marmara ship which...


Somalia's Shabaab group attack in Mogadishu hotel kills many

  Somali government soldiers run to take their positions during gunfire after a sui...

South Sudan forces, armed groups clash, displacing civilians: UN

South Sudan President Salva Kiir and Riek Machar meet after he was sworn-in as the First Vi...

Pope urges Armenia and Turkey to reconcile, shun “the illusory power of vengeance”

Pope Francis and Catholicos of All Armenians Karekin II water a tree planted in a Noah'...

Large blast, gunfire in centre of Somali capital: witness

  MOGADISHU: A large explosion followed by gunfire was heard in the centre...

Brexit not to affect Turkey's exports to UK, EU

Turkish Customs and Trade Minister Bulent Tufenkci By Huseyin Karatepe ANKARA: Brex...

Car bombing kills 4 in Libya’s Benghazi

  BENGHAZI, Libya: At least four people were killed and 14 others injured in ...

Jordanian town calm after clashes over jobs

  AMMAN: Cautious calm has returned to Dhiban, south of Jordanian capital Amman...

6 killed in attacks in Iraqi capital Friday

  BAGHDAD: At least six people, including a soldier, were killed in a spate of ...

Russia planes pound Aleppo as Syria army closes in

Rebel fighters of al-Jabha al-Shamiya (Levant Front) stand within the compound of the justi...

Turkey, coalition forces kill 8 Islamic State members in northern Syria

By Ferdi Turkten and Baris Gundogan ANKARA: At least eight Islamic State members w...

Turkey's Erdogan says Brexit is 'start of new era'

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan makes a speech during an iftar event in Istanbul, Turkey, ...

US-backed Syria alliance pushes into IS border hub

An ISIS flag is seen on a road in the extremists' group bastion of Manbij, in northern ...

Detained British-Iranian woman linked to 2009 protests: Iran

  Tehran: An Iranian-British woman detained in Iran on charges of seekin...

Algerians celebrate return of social media after blackout following a series of high school test paper leak

A leak of the papers on social media meant 555,000 out of 800,000 high school leavers who t...

Libyan government forces repel IS counterattack in Sirte

Fighters from the pro-government forcaes loyal to Libya's Government of National U...

Street performance by Syrians in Lebanon opens wounds

Syrian refugee children perform during a play which is part of a Street Theater performance...

US concern over Turkey's arrest of press activists

"This appears to be just a continuation of a troubling trend that we've seen in Tu...

For 41st time, Lebanon fails to elect new president

  By Hamza Tekin BEIRUT: Lebanon’s parliament on Thursday failed -- for ...

Hijacker claims Egypt 'must have murdered' Italian student

An Egyptian activist holds a poster calling for justice to be done in the case of the murde...