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Gaza crisis reaches boiling point

BEIRUT, LEBANON (3:00 P.M.) - The ongoing humanitarian crisis in the besieged Gaza Strip is quickly coming to a boiling point. The Office of the...

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VIDEO: Hezbollah on the roll in eastern Lebanon, ISIS expelled from...

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (4:30 P.M.) – Footage has emerged of Hezbollah (Lebanese paramilitary group) pushing through ISIS-held territory on the eastern border, looking to expel...

ISIS enclave in eastern Hama diminishing as Syrian Army takes over...

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (3:55 P.M.) - Having encircled dozens of the Islamic State militants in a small pocket in the eastern countryside of Hama, the...

Breaking: Rebel rocket attack on Syria’s biggest festival kills 4

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (3:00 P.M.) - At least 4 civilians were killed, 4 others wounded as Islamist rebels targeted Damascus fairground with several missiles. The rockets...

Iraqi Army sweeps through Tal Afar pocket, multiple villages liberated from...

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (2:05 P.M.) – After officially restarting the Tal Afar offensive this morning, the Iraqi Armed Forces - backed by Kataib Hezbollah and...

Iraqi military begins important offensive to expel ISIL from northwest Iraq

BEIRUT, LEBANON (9:55 A.M.) - The Iraqi Armed Forces kicked off their long-awaited Tal 'Afar offensive in the northwestern countryside of the Nineveh Governorate,...

In pictures: ISIS rockets hammer US military base in northern Iraq

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (9:15 P.M.) – On Friday, jihadist insurgents in western Nineveh bombarded what they claimed to be a US military base not far...

VIDEO: Houthi rebels blast Saudi military vehicle killing all

BEIRUT, LEBANON (6:20 A.M.) - Houthi rebels have carried out a deadly roadside bomb attack against Saudi regime forces on the border region between...

UN report: About 16 million Yemenis do not have clean water

A report by the United Nations said on Sunday that 15 million and 700,000 people do not have access to clean water, while 14...

US spy ring uncovered in Yemeni capital: activists

BEIRUT, LEBANON (2:00 P.M.) - A U.S. spy ring has been uncovered by the Yemeni intelligence apparatus in the capital city of Sanaa this...

Iraqi Shiite cleric visits United Arab Emirates

Influential Iraqi Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr has visited the United Arab Emirates, its official news agency said Monday, his second trip in weeks to...

Israeli forces storm Hebron, Ramallah, Bethlehem

The Israeli occupation forces have just finished the raiding of several properties in the city of Hebron (al-Khalil). The Israeli vechiles could be heard...

Israel: Thousands protest for and against Netanyahu amidst corruption allegations

BEIRUT, LEBANON (11:00 A.M.) - Thousands of protesters gathered outside the residence of Israeli Attorney-General Avichai Mandelblit in the Israeli city of Petah Tikva, Saturday...

Egypt: At least 31 killed, scores injured in Alexandria train collision

BEIRUT, LEBANON (11:45 A.M.) - At least 31 people were killed, with scores more injured during a train collision in the Egyptian city of Alexandria,...

ISIL posts info-graph from recent Sinai offensive

BEIRUT, LEBANON (1:05 P.M.) - The Islamic State's (ISIL) propaganda wing released an info-graph this week claiming their forces killed tens of Egyptian soldiers...

Derna locals suffer under siege as LNA and Islamists fight for...

BEIRUT, LEBANON (1:45 A.M.) - Local residents under siege in Derna highlighted their plight, Thursday, as the Libyan National Army (LNA) continues to block supplies...

Russia: Authorities confirm knife-wielding assailant neutralised in Surgut

BEIRUT, LEBANON (Investigative Committee of Russia for the Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous District of Ugra spokesperson Alina Nikiforova stated that a knife-wielding man who attacked passers-by...

Russian Marines flex military might in enormous training exercise: video

BEIRUT, LEBANON (5:05 P.M.) - Over 2000 service personnel from the Marine Corps and the 11th Army Corps took part in a tactical training...

ISIS brags about battle for Marawi, claims over 300 Philippine troops...

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (11:20 A.M.) – Amaq Agency released an infographic on Friday detailing alleged losses sustained by the Philippine Army during the three-month battle...