May 18, 2015
Daesh has seized two of Syria's gas fields northeast of Palmyra on Monday.
May 13, 2015
The Vatican announced Wednesday it will be recognizing Palestinian statehood in a new treaty, granting the PA a new level of legitimacy in the international community.
Two US pilots were rescued after their F/A-18F Super Hornet crashed into the Persian Gulf. The aircraft had been assigned out of Bahrain amid heavy fighting in Yemen.
May 12, 2015
A barrel bomb attack by a Syrian government helicopter killed at least 20 and wounded another 50 civilians in Aleppo on Tuesday, according to a human rights monitoring group.
A cargo ship that departed Iran for Yemen on Monday will be protected by Iranian warships, Reuters reported. According to Iran, the ship carries humanitarian aid and a team of doctors.
The civil servants accused Hamas of "recklessness" towards employee rights and failure to regularly pay salaries.
May 11, 2015
Arab Israelis use "Nakba Day", which marks the foundation of the Israeli state, to reflect upon their right to return to the lands of their ancestors.