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Air strikes kill 31, including children, in Syria's Eastern Ghouta

Air strikes kill 31, including children, in Syria's Eastern Ghouta

Air strikes killed 31 civilians including 12 children in the rebel-held Eastern Ghouta region near Syria's capital Damascus on Wednesday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.

Palestinian shot dead by Israeli military at West Bank settlement

Palestinian shot dead by Israeli military at West Bank settlement

A Palestinian assailant was shot dead on Wednesday after stabbing a security guard at the entrance to a Jewish settlement in the occupied West Bank, the Israeli military said.

Air India asks to fly over Saudi on planned Israel route

Air India asks to fly over Saudi on planned Israel route

Saudi Arabia does not recognise Israel and lifting the 70-year-old airspace ban would reflect what appears to be thawing ties between Israel and the kingdom.

Libyan commander wanted by ICC "hands himself in" to military police

Libyan commander wanted by ICC "hands himself in" to military police

A Libyan commander sought by the International Criminal Court (ICC) over the alleged summary execution of dozens of people has handed himself in to the military police in eastern Libya, a military source said on Wednesday.

Al Qaeda trying to regroup in Tunisia after Islamic State setbacks

Al Qaeda trying to regroup in Tunisia after Islamic State setbacks

The killing of a senior Algerian militant by special forces soon after he slipped into Tunisia has raised concern that al Qaeda is trying to regroup in the North African state as rival Islamic State has suffered major setbacks, security sources say.

Turkey tells EU all conditions met for visa-free travel

Turkey tells EU all conditions met for visa-free travel

Turkey said on Wednesday it had fulfilled all conditions on visa-free travel to Europe, adding it hoped Brussels would respond and lend "momentum" to better ties between Ankara and the EU.

Death toll soars as Syria regime pounds rebel enclave

Death toll soars as Syria regime pounds rebel enclave

Fresh regime strikes killed 15 civilians Wednesday in a rebel-held enclave near Damascus where overwhelmed medics were still treating the survivors of the Syrian conflict's bloodiest day in months.

UN seeks Syria ceasefire as air strikes pound rebel areas

UN seeks Syria ceasefire as air strikes pound rebel areas

The United Nations called yesterday for an immediate humanitarian ceasefire in Syria of at least a month, as heavy air strikes were reported to have killed scores of people in the last major rebel stronghold near Damascus.

Protest against US fund freeze

Protest against US fund freeze

Palestinians take part in a protest against the US move to freeze funding for the UN agency for Palestinian refugees (UNRWA) at the Rafah refugee camp in the southern Gaza Strip, yesterday.

Money exchange with links to Dubai govt ‘a hub for laundering empire’

Money exchange with links to Dubai govt ‘a hub for laundering empire’

A multinational currency exchange bankrolled by the United Arab Emirates has emerged as a key conduit for a global money laundering operation which has siphoned hundreds of millions of dollars out of Australia.

Iran-backed Iraqi groups urge full US withdrawal

Iran-backed Iraqi groups urge full US withdrawal

Two Iraqi Shia groups backed by Iran are demanding all US forces leave Iraq, opposing plans by Baghdad and Washington to retain some in training and advisory roles.

Iraqi Kurds say 4,000 belonging to IS detained including foreigners

Iraqi Kurds say 4,000 belonging to IS detained including foreigners

Authorities in Iraqi Kurdistan said Tuesday they had detained some 4,000 suspected members of the Islamic State group, including foreigners, in recent years.

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