Year on, Aleppo is licking its wounds

ALEPPO: The streets of Kalasseh, a neighborhood of Aleppo formerly held by rebels, are jammed.

Abu Dhabi’s Etihad Airways to end Tehran flights in January

DUBAI: Etihad Airways will scrap flights to Tehran on Jan. 24, the latest route to.

Somali forces arrest former minister in raid

MOGADISHU: Somali security forces have arrested a former minister and outspoken government critic after clashing.

Tunisia sets new date for first post-revolt local poll

TUNISIA: A new date next May has been set for Tunisia’s first post-revolt municipal elections,.

US plans Middle East peace push after ‘cooling off’ over Jerusalem

WASHINGTON: The White House is to renew efforts to reach an Israeli-Palestinian peace deal, officials.

Paramilitaries should be incorporated in Iraqi security bodies: Top Shiite cleric

BAGHDAD: Iraqi Shiite paramilitary groups that fought against Daesh should be incorporated into state security.

Israel Closes Gaza Border Crossings Post Palestinian Protests

On Thursday Israel announced its decision to close the Gaza border crossings due to the.

US drone strike removes ‘imminent threat’ to Somali capital

MOGADISHU: A US military drone strike on a vehicle carrying explosives in Somalia has removed.

Southeastern Iran Hit by Earthquake, 18 Injured

The Southeastern province of Kerman in Iran has been hit by multiple strong earthquakes from.

Iraqi Shiite cleric urges fighters to disarm after Daesh defeat

BAGHDAD: An influential Iraqi Shiite cleric is urging his fighters to hand state-issued weapons back.