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At least 14 civilians have been killed and several others wounded in a series of barrel-bomb attacks on rebel-held areas near Damascus, Al Jazeera has…
A Russian military plane with 92 people on board, including members of a famed army choir, has crashed into the Black Sea shortly after taking…

Berlin market attacker did it for ISIS

The Tunisian man shot dead in connection with the deadly truck attack in Berlin is seen swearing allegiance to Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the self-proclaimed leader…
Two children were killed Friday in a collapse of refugee tents in Syria’s northwestern city of Idlib due to heavy snowfall. The deaths occured when…
The headless body of a Muslim villager has been found days after he spoke to reporters on a rare government-guided media tour of restive northern…
Clashes between Turkish-backed Syrian rebels and ISIL fighters have intensified around the northern Syrian town of Al-Bab, resulting in the deaths of 16 Turkish soldiers,…
The number of executions in the United States fell to a quarter-century low in 2016 as new death sentences plummeted, indicating that capital punishment is…
German police intensified a manhunt for the driver of a truck, who killed 12 people when he drove through a crowded Berlin Christmas market at…
A major $1.3-billion tunnel linking Istanbul’s European and Asian sides opened Friday with a ceremony attended by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Prime Minister Binali…
The US embassy in Ankara and other consulates in Turkey were closed on Tuesday after an individual fired shots in front of the mission in…
A man burst into a Muslim prayer hall in the Swiss city of Zurich and started shooting, wounding at least three men. A body found…
A trilateral meeting between Turkey, Russia and Iran on Syria will be held on Tuesday in Moscow, a Turkish diplomatic source said Monday. Tuesday’s meeting,…
Military action against Myanmar's Rohingya Muslim minority may amount to crimes against humanity, Amnesty International said, as the government called a meeting of regional leaders…
With Russia's backing, the United Nations Security Council on Monday voted to quickly deploy UN observers to Aleppo to monitor evacuations and report on the…