International

Egypt, UAE discuss Arab security

UAE foreign minister arrived in Cairo Sunday for talks with Egyptian officials CAIRO: Egypt and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Sunday reiterated their rejection of attempts to harm the stability of the Arab countries. […]

International

Turkish forces, FSA liberate 29 more villages in Afrin

Afrin town center also liberated from terrorists earlier Sunday AFRIN, Syria/ANKARA: The Turkish Armed Forces and Free Syrian Army (FSA) on Sunday liberated another 29 villages and from terrorists during Operation Olive Branch in Syria’s […]

International

Putin claims fourth term victory

MOSCOW: The Central Election Commission of Russia has published preliminary results after 60% of ballots have been counted. Vladimir Putin with 75.74 percent of votes, communist Pavel Grudinin with 12.76 percent and liberal-democrat Vladimir Zhirinovsky […]

International

Turkey imposes terror charge on US preacher

Prosecutors demand up to 35-year jail term for Pastor Brunson for allegedly committing crimes for terror groups IZMIR: Turkish prosecutors have demanded up to 35 years of imprisonment for American Pastor Andrew Craig Brunson for […]

International

Ex-FBI deputy chief fired 2 days before retirement

Andrew McCabe was accused of misleading investigators on Clinton Foundation corruption case WASHINGTON: U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions late on Friday fired an FBI employee just two days before his scheduled retirement date. “Pursuant to […]

World

Suicide attack in Kabul leaves 4 dead

Taliban claim responsibility for attack KABUL, Afghanistan: A suicide car bombing in the Afghan capital Kabul on Saturday killed at least four people, an official confirmed. Nusrat Rahimi, deputy spokesman for the Interior Ministry, told […]

M.E.

Turkey sends 12 aid trucks to Syria’s Afrin

Head of Humanitarian Relief Foundation says aid delivery needs to continue for civilians in Afrin SIVAS, Turke: Turkey’s Humanitarian Relief Foundation (IHH) on Saturday dispatched 12 trucks loaded with humanitarian aid to Syria’s northwestern Afrin. […]

M.E.

6 troops killed in clashes with Houthis: Yemen

Since January, Nati district of central Al-Bayda province has been seeing continued fierce artillery exchanges AL-BAYDA, YEMEN: At least six Yemeni soldiers were killed in clashes with Houthi rebels in the country’s central Al-Bayda province […]