Air strikes kill 43 civilians in Syria's Aleppo

Wednesday, 15 November 2017 03:28 Written by

At least 43 civilians have been killed and dozens more wounded in three air raids on a busy market in al-Atarib, a town in Syria's western Aleppo province.

The Russian Defense Ministry says it has obtained evidence the US-led coalition provides support for the terrorist group Islamic State.

Qatar's emir says neighboring countries that have imposed a land, sea and air blockade on the Gulf state have no desire to end the crisis in the Gulf.

An ambitious plan to use helicopters to fight Delhi’s air pollution has been grounded – because the aircraft cannot operate in such thick smog.

Earthquake in Iran, Iraq kills more than 330

Tuesday, 14 November 2017 03:26 Written by

A 7.3-magnitude earthquake has shaken the northern border region between Iran and Iraq, killing at least 335 people and injuring thousands more.

One Iranian aid agency said 70,000 people needed shelter after the quake, one of the largest this year.

Turkey's decision to buy an advanced missile defense system from Russia is not aimed at sending any political messages, a Turkish official said, a day after Ankara announced the finalization of a deal that might affect its relations with NATO.

Saad Hariri says he is 'free' in Saudi Arabia

Tuesday, 14 November 2017 03:25 Written by

Saad Hariri has rejected rumors he is being held in Saudi Arabia against his will and pledged to return to Beirut "very soon" to affirm his decision to quit as Lebanon's prime minister.

A probe by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) reveals numerous cases of exploitation and trafficking in Bangladesh’s refugee camps, where Rohingya children have been subjected to forced labor, beatings and sexual assaults.

Hariri 'held for refusing to confront Hezbollah'

Monday, 13 November 2017 03:33 Written by

From the moment his plane touched down in Saudi Arabia on Friday, November 3, Saad Hariri was in for a surprise.

Mass graves of civilians found in Kirkuk

Monday, 13 November 2017 03:33 Written by

Mass graves containing the remains of civilians executed by ISIS have been found in the disputed Iraqi province of Kirkuk, Iraqi authorities told reporters on Saturday.