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Al-Qaim was recaptured by the Iraqi army late last month (AFP/File)
November 16, 2017 - 20:00 GMT
At least 25 percent of Iraq’s Al-Qaim district, which the army recently recaptured from ISIS, has been “totally destroyed,” a local official said Thursday.
Last month, the city council said it would strip her of the Freedom of Oxford, bestowed in 1997 (AFP/File)
November 15, 2017 - 21:00 GMT
Aung San Suu Kyi’s failure to speak out against the mass killing of Rohingya Muslims has seen her reputation as a force for democracy and liberty greatly tarnished.
The publication, which is free of charge and available as an online version, is entirely shaped by refugees, whether in Zaatari camp or abroad (AFP/File)
November 15, 2017 - 20:00 GMT
Started in 2014 through a grant from the government of Japan, The Road Media is the first of its kind news publication in a refugee camp setting.
An internally displaced family in Kabul, in 2015 (AFP)
November 14, 2017 - 20:00 GMT
The U.N. in Afghanistan said on Monday the ragging violence in Afghanistan has displaced an additional 19,000 more people, piling the total to 338,000 this year alone.
 Mohammed Huwais/AFP PHOTO
November 14, 2017 - 19:00 GMT
As the world watches the growing conflict between Saudi Arabia and Iran, Yemen undergoes one of the worst humanitarian crises in the world
The outspoken ex-Muslim is not afraid to challenge both the left and the right for their views on Islam and Muslims. (Twitter @aliamjadrizvi)
November 14, 2017 - 15:02 GMT
The outspoken ex-Muslim is not afraid to challenge both the left and the right for their views on Islam and Muslims.
1,456 operations were carried out against terrorist organization (AFP/File)
November 14, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
Nearly 5,000 suspects have been nabbed in one week across Turkey for terrorism, drug trafficking, and smuggling, according to the Interior Ministry Monday.
At least 45 percent of the South Sudanese population will face severe food insecurity during this year’s harvest season (AFP/File)
November 13, 2017 - 20:00 GMT
The number of South Sudanese forced to flee the country could reach the three million mark if the war continues by the end of next year, a top United Nations official said.
Mohammad bin Salman, Al Bawaba
November 13, 2017 - 15:18 GMT
Mohammad bin Salman is the key to understanding what is going on in the Middle East right now.
A much-awaited live interview was done with Hariri on Sunday night by Future TV (AFP)
November 13, 2017 - 12:42 GMT
When Lebanon’s Prime Minister Saad Hariri announced his resignation in a televised speech from Saudi Arabia last weekend, it stunned his country and created a mystery that lasted for more than a week. On Sunday, another TV appearance by Hariri was filled with bizarre moments.
“It is like rebirth, a new beginning,” a resident says. “Will my neighbors ever return? I don’t know
November 12, 2017 - 20:00 GMT
Akram al-Khoule and his 7-year-old son hold hands as they stare at the once familiar primary school building, now demolished, looted of its contents and stripped of its identifying markers.
119 Palestinian-owned structures were demolished by Israel in East Jerusalem since the beginning of the year (AFP/FIle)
November 12, 2017 - 18:00 GMT
A Palestinian from the occupied East Jerusalem neighborhood of Silwan was forced to destroy his own home on Saturday in order to avoid incurring a demolition fee from Israel’s Jerusalem Municipality, which was set to carry out the demolition.
In mid-2014, ISIS overran Nineveh’s Talkif district, forcing tens of thousands of local residents -- mostly Christians -- to flee the area (AFP/File)
November 09, 2017 - 21:00 GMT
"This [church restoration] is an invitation to our Christian neighbors who fled the city earlier to return to their homes and practice their faith in peace and security," al-Hayali said.
A building in Dubai burns, AFP/File
November 09, 2017 - 14:54 GMT
The UAE is generating a lot of hype about its tech sector while the state continues to systemically deny workers and inhabitants rights
Bullet holes shown in an ISIS logo, AFP/File
November 09, 2017 - 14:21 GMT
Oversimplifying ISIS by calling it an apocalyptic death cult hides where its real dangers
A Saudi-led bombing campaign has left thousands dead in Yemen (AFP)
November 09, 2017 - 12:15 GMT
A number of Western governments are claiming to respect human rights but at the same time selling arms to oppressive regimes.