April 28, 2015 - 10:25 GMT
After March reports by British daily the Guardian that Daesh leader al-Baghdadi had been critically wounded in a US airstrike in Iraq, more rumors emerged this week that he had been declared clinically dead by Israeli doctors in the Golan heights.
April 28, 2015 - 10:00 GMT
A Texas man from Lebanon was sentenced to five years in prison for 'knowingly lying' to authorities about former links to the Lebanese Shiite militant group Hezbollah and the Amal Movement during his application for US citizenship.
April 28, 2015 - 09:49 GMT
Six missing Dubai trekkers are found safe following Nepal's deadly earthquake, but rescuers are battling time, material shortages, and inaccessible roads.
April 28, 2015 - 09:00 GMT
The Syrian government suffered its third heavy loss this month on Monday, when Nusra Front militants launched a suicide bomb-laden offensive against an army compound in NW Syria.
April 28, 2015 - 07:40 GMT
Several construction workers were killed are more are still trapped after the roof of a building they were working on at a Saudi Arabian university collapsed Monday.
April 28, 2015 - 07:03 GMT
In one of the first meetings between US Secretary of State John Kerry and Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif since the initial framework deal was reached earlier this month, Kerry said a comprehensive nuclear agreement was looking more attainable than ever.
April 28, 2015 - 05:46 GMT
Yemen's exiled government raised alarm Monday for three cities in the country that lack basic needs like medical supplies, food and water.
April 28, 2015 - 05:24 GMT
At least 44 Palestinians were killed and 220 injured by Israel's attacks on seven UN facilities during the Gaza war, the UN said Monday.
April 27, 2015 - 17:42 GMT
Al-Qaeda fighters and allied Syrian rebels captured a major military base as the regime continued conducting airstrikes, a monitor said Monday.
April 27, 2015 - 17:09 GMT
Clashes between Afghan security forces and the Taliban in northern Kunduz have killed more than 30 fighters, officials said Monday.