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“This is the first and bloodiest drone strike on Daesh fighters in the area which has killed quite a big number of militants,” officials reported.
July 07, 2015 - 11:30 GMT
The US carried out two drone strikes against Daesh targets in eastern Afghanistan as the militants prepared an attack on the Taliban.
Smoke billows following airstrikes by the Saudi-led coalition on a weapons depot at a military airport, currently controlled by Yemeni Shiite Houthi rebels, on July 7, 2015 in the capital Sanaa. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
July 07, 2015 - 10:57 GMT
If confirmed, the number would make Monday Yemen's deadliest day since airstrikes began.
Kuwaiti police cordon off the mosque after the suicide bombing. (AFP/File)
July 07, 2015 - 10:51 GMT
Three Saudi brothers have been identified as suspects in the Kuwait Shia mosque bombing. One was arrested in Kuwait, the other in Saudi Arabia, and the third remains at large.
Security personnel check a military ambulance that was attacked by Druze members in the Israeli settlement of Neve Ativ on the Golan Heights. (AFP/File)
July 07, 2015 - 10:02 GMT
Police said they arrested the suspects in connection with an attack last month on military ambulances transporting wounded Syrians.
The attack by a Nusra Front member killed at least 25 regime soldiers and allies. (AFP/File)
July 07, 2015 - 09:08 GMT
The attack by a Nusra Front member killed at least 25 regime soldiers and allies.
Lebanese soldiers try to extinguish flames from burning tires set ablaze by protesters in Beirut, on Jan. 24, 2011. (AFP/Anwar Amro)
July 07, 2015 - 08:45 GMT
"The security situation is under control," Interior Minister Nouhad Machnouk said in reports Tuesday.
Child abductions have totaled 1,420 since Daesh took control of the city over a year ago, an official said Tuesday.
July 07, 2015 - 07:45 GMT
Child abductions have totaled 1,420 since Daesh took control of the city over a year ago, an official said Tuesday.
Fighting in Kobani as seen from across the Turkish border. (AFP/File)
July 07, 2015 - 07:25 GMT
Groups claimed one of the perpetrators killed during clashes in Kobani carried an official identification card issued by Turkey's Disaster and Emergency Management Authority.
A military investigative judge demanded Monday up to three years in prison for two members of Lebanon's security forces. (AFP/File)
July 07, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
A military investigative judge demanded Monday up to three years in prison for two members of Lebanon's security forces.
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi is expected to sign Egypt's newly-drafted anti-terror law in effect soon. (AFP/File)
July 07, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
The draft anti-terrorism law approved by Egypt's cabinet last week includes "dangerous articles" which threaten media and press freedoms.
US Secretary of State John Kerry (3rd L), British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond (C) and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov (R) sit around the table at the Palais Coburg Hotel where the Iran nuclear talks meetings are being held in Vienna, Austria on July 6, 2015. (AFP/Carlos Barria)
July 06, 2015 - 19:16 GMT
On the day before the extended deadline arrives, Iran pushed to lift the UN arms embargo placed on the country in 2007.