September 02, 2015 - 14:32 GMT
Two boats filled with Syrian asylum seekers overturned in Turkish waters on way to Greece, killing at least twelve people.
September 02, 2015 - 11:32 GMT
The Greek coast guard stopped a shipment of weapons reportedly destined for Libya off the southern island of Crete.
September 02, 2015 - 08:14 GMT
Police in Kuwait arrested 24 people Tuesday for allegedly having links to Iran and Hezbollah, a statement said.
September 01, 2015 - 18:30 GMT
According to a UN human rights official, 2,112 Yemeni civilians were killed between March 26 and Aug. 27 of this year.
September 01, 2015 - 12:07 GMT
At least 18 civilians were reportedly killed by Saudi-led airstrikes across Yemen Tuesday. A number of areas were hit by Saudi jets in Yemen’s central province of al-Bayda and Taiz.
September 01, 2015 - 09:46 GMT
Houthi rebels raided the homes of political opponents and NGO workers in the Yemeni capital of Sanaa, accusing them of belonging to Daesh and Al-Qaeda.
September 01, 2015 - 08:53 GMT
Libyan authorities recovered 40 bodies of refugees late Sunday after their boat sank in the Mediterranean near the city of Al-Khums, while 140 others remain missing.
September 01, 2015 - 06:20 GMT
The Taliban admitted covering up the death of longterm leader Mullah Omar who was killed two years ago.
August 31, 2015 - 14:34 GMT
A total of 17 cases of the respiratory syndrome have been recorded in Jordan since 2012.
August 31, 2015 - 13:48 GMT
Luxembourg urged an emergency meeting to discuss a crisis that "has recently taken unprecedented proportions," it said in a statement.