Gulf Times - rocket-attack
Staff evacuated as rocket strikes near foreign oil firms in Iraq

Staff evacuated as rocket strikes near foreign oil firms in Iraq

A rocket hit a site in southern Iraq used by foreign oil companies on Wednesday, including US energy giant ExxonMobil, wounding three people and threatening to further escalate US-Iran tensions in the region.

Four killed, 11 injured as blast hits Damascus trade fair

Four killed, 11 injured as blast hits Damascus trade fair

Four people were killed and 11 wounded in an explosion outside an international trade fair in the Syrian capital Damascus on Sunday, an organizer told dpa.

Yemen rebel rocket kills policeman on Saudi border

Yemen rebel rocket kills policeman on Saudi border

Rocket fire by Yemeni rebels killed a policeman and wounded a civilian on the Saudi side of the border, the civil defence department said late on Wednesday.

Israel hits Hamas after 'projectile' fired: army

Israel hits Hamas after 'projectile' fired: army

Israel struck a number of positions of Islamist movement Hamas in Gaza after a "projectile" fired from the Palestinian enclave on Monday hit a border area, the Israeli army said.

Israel hits Hamas post after rocket fire from Gaza

Israel hits Hamas post after rocket fire from Gaza

Israeli tank fire struck a Hamas post in the Gaza Strip on Wednesday after a rocket launched from the Palestinian enclave hit a nearby Israeli city, with no casualties reported on either side.

Turkey hits targets in Syria in response to rocket fire

Turkey hits targets in Syria in response to rocket fire

The Turkish army on Monday shelled sites in northern Syria in response to cross-border rocket fire that hit a Turkish town, a government official said.