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Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Bahrain and Yemen on Monday cut links with Qatar, in the worst rift in years among some…
At least seven people have been killed in the UK capital after a van ploughed into pedestrians on London Bridge and attackers went on a…
Palestinian resistance group Hamas has denied reports about expelling a number of group leaders from Qatar. Media reports said Saturday Doha had asked a number…

YPG says push for Raqqa to start in days

A US-backed operation by Syrian forces to capture Raqqa, ISIL's self-declared capital in Syira, will start in the next "few days", the spokesman for the…
One quarter of the world's children are being denied the opportunity to have the childhoods they deserve, a new report revealed. An international non-governmental organization…
The United States has begun sending small arms to Kurdish fighters battling the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, also known as ISIS)…
The U.S. said Tuesday it carried out a first of its kind intercept of an Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) as tensions in the Asia-Pacific region…
At least 80 people were killed and more than 300 others wounded -- most of them civilians -- following a massive truck bombing in the…
The number of deaths caused by torrential rains in Sri Lanka has reached 177 on Tuesday, according to the International Organization for Migration (IOM). Speaking…
North Korea early Monday test-fired a ballistic missile, according to South Korea's military as Seoul officials swiftly responded by convening a national security meeting. The…

DRC approves use of new Ebola vaccine

Authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have approved the use of a new vaccine to counter an outbreak of Ebola in its northeast…
While Muslims worldwide celebrate Ramadan with special meals and tasty treats, millions of Yemenis are suffering from an acute lack of food as the country's…
The World Health Organization (WHO) has confirmed the first three cases of Zika virus disease in India. All the three cases were reported from Ahmedabad…
The Daesh terrorist group on Saturday claimed responsibility for a deadly attack that killed at least 29 Coptic Christians in southern Egypt, according to the…