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Smoke rises from buildings in the area of Bughayliyah, on the northern outskirts of Deir Ezzor city. (AFP/ George OURFALIAN)
October 20, 2018 - 08:22 GMT
U.S.-led coalition warplanes on Friday destroyed a mosque in a part of Syria’s eastern Deir ez-Zor province held by the YPG/PKK and Daesh terrorist groups, according to local sources.
United Nations consider sending humanitarian aid to Syria's Idlib. (AFP/ File)
October 19, 2018 - 11:00 GMT
The UN has sent 30 trucks of humanitarian aid to Syria’s northwestern Idlib province on Thursday.
Israeli forces fire at Palestinians trying to cut border fence between Israel and Gaza Strip on Friday (AFP)
October 19, 2018 - 09:00 GMT
Palestine on Thursday called on the International Criminal Court (ICC) to open an investigation into “crimes” committed by Israel against the Palestinians and their land.
Israeli army raids West Bank Palestinian camp after occupation soldier death. (AFP/File)
October 18, 2018 - 21:14 GMT
Israeli forces detained at least eight Palestinians, including former prisoners during predawn Thursday raids, throughout the occupied West Bank.
Syria's bitter civil war has claimed the lives of more than 250,000 people since the start of the conflict in March 2011 (AFP Photo/Mohammed Eyad)
October 18, 2018 - 13:11 GMT
A Russian-Turkish deal for a buffer zone around Syria's last opposition stronghold was a "major step" that has "frozen" the country's devastating seven-year war, a US envoy said Wednesday.
Jordan's King Abdullah II is restructuring his country's military. (AFP/File)
October 18, 2018 - 09:29 GMT
King Abdullah on Wednesday ordered an overall evaluation of the decentralisation plan to “enhance the advantages and overcome the obstacles” facing the provincial councils elected under this project, a Royal Court statement said.
A Palestinian farmer plows his land in Gaza Strip near border fence with Israel (AFP/file photo)
October 18, 2018 - 07:53 GMT
A Palestinian farmer on Wednesday suffered fractures and bruises after being attacked by Jewish settlers in the occupied West Bank, according to eyewitnesses.
Israeli soldier aims his weapon at Palestinians. (AFP/File)
October 17, 2018 - 14:15 GMT
Israeli forces detained at least 20 Palestinians, including the mother of a Palestinian attack suspect, during predawn raids across the occupied West Bank.
Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil (AFP/File Photo)
October 17, 2018 - 13:40 GMT
Foreign Minister Jebran Bassil held talks on Wednesday with his Iraqi counterpart Ibrahim al-Jaafari where they discussed bilateral relations between the two countries.
Palestinian paramedics and journalists carry a wounded fellow journalist during clashes with Israeli forces east of Gaza city. (Said KHATIB / AFP)
October 17, 2018 - 12:37 GMT
A Palestinian man was martyred in a fresh Israeli airstrike in the Gaza Strip on Wednesday, according to the Palestinian Health Ministry.
Turkish soldiers on the Syrian border. (AFP/ File Photo)
October 17, 2018 - 08:14 GMT
The parliament on Tuesday ratified a motion to extend the deployment of Turkish troops in Lebanon for another year as part of the UN’s interim force.
Smoke billows following an Israeli air strike in the southern Gaza Strip city of Rafah on October 17, 2018. Israel launched raids against targets in the Gaza strip today.(SAID KHATIB / AFP)
October 17, 2018 - 08:11 GMT
Israel conducted an airstrike on the Gaza Strip early Wednesday, according to the Israeli army.
Soldiers stand guard on the road leading to Mieh Mieh Palestinian refugee camp on after clashes occurred between two different Palestinian factions. (AFP/File)
October 16, 2018 - 15:13 GMT
Two people were killed Tuesday in renewed clashes in Southern Lebanon's Mieh Mieh refugee camp, according to a local security source.
The status of Jerusalem is one of the most contentious issues of the long-running Israeli-Palestinian conflict. (APF/File)
October 16, 2018 - 13:41 GMT
The Palestinian Foreign Ministry on Tuesday condemned Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s signal that he was considering the relocation of the Australian Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.
Protesters clash with Israeli police in the Palestinian Bedouin village of Khan al-Ahmar in the occupied West Bank. (AFP/File)
October 16, 2018 - 11:51 GMT
Seven Palestinians were injured and four others were detained, including two Israelis and one international activist, after Israeli forces stormed the Khan al-Ahmar village, east of Jerusalem, on Monday.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions (AFP/ File Photo)
October 16, 2018 - 09:17 GMT
The US Department of Justice designated on Monday the Lebanese “Hezbollah” party as a transnational criminal organization.