January 24, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
An Iraqi army spokesman said Daesh had suffered significant losses in the battle for the city's eastern districts.
January 24, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
One soldier inside the vehicle survived the shooting, while the gunmen managed to escape, according to the anonymous source, who added that the bodies of slain soldiers were taken to Suez general hospital by Egyptian ambulances.
January 24, 2017 - 05:00 GMT
Human Rights Watch (HRW) has warned that the Manama regime authorities may execute two more Bahrainis after “unfair” trials and based on confessions extracted under torture.
January 23, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
They included 1,218 suspected members of the Fetullah Organization (FETO) held responsible for the attempted coup in July.
As the rise of Trump disquiets the Middle East, Netanyahu pledges to ramp up settlement construction
January 23, 2017 - 15:00 GMT
Netanyahu's announcement came as Israel's Jerusalem municipality approved permits for the construction of at least 566 new illegal Israeli settlement units in occupied East Jerusalem on Sunday, after the plans were said to be put on hold until after US President Donald Trump was sworn in.
January 23, 2017 - 13:31 GMT
The relocation of the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem will pose an increasing danger,” said Hamas.
January 23, 2017 - 13:17 GMT
The talks, sponsored by government allies Russia and Iran and opposition backer Turkey, should consolidate the ceasefire for a limited period, the head of the government delegation said in an opening statement reported by Syrian state news agency SANA.
January 23, 2017 - 13:00 GMT
Haniyeh and his delegation will reportedly remain in Cairo for several days, during which they will discuss recent developments in the Palestinian territories.
January 23, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
bbas said that the two leaders had discussed the consequences and procedures to be undertaken in case Trump followed through with his campaign promise.
January 23, 2017 - 11:00 GMT
On Sunday the Iraqi Army reportedly recaptured al-Milayeen neighborhood and al-Binaa al-Jahiz area east of the city.
January 23, 2017 - 10:00 GMT
Israeli authorities had denied Ahmad Hassan Shubeir from Gaza City, permission to cross into Israel to receive life-saving medical treatment from a hospital.
January 23, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
The bill would retroactively legalize 4,000 settlers' homes built on private Palestinian land.
January 23, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
Syrian government and opposition representatives are expected to discuss expanding the ceasefire and humanitarian issues.
January 23, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
If confirmed, it would be the first such attack of the Trump presidency.
January 23, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
The statement argued that the Israeli government's appeals to a "racist" far-right Israeli public, by "refusing peace" and insisting on the continuation of the illegal occupation of the Palestinian territory, was indicative of an "internal political crisis," which would only escalate tensions in the region.