Boko Haram Pledges Allegiance To ISIS
March 07 2015 6:40 PM EST
The symbolic move highlights increased coordination between jihadi movements across north Africa and the Middle East.
'The Destruction Of Hatra Marks A Turning Point '
March 07 2015 4:20 PM EST
The Islamic State group demolished yet another jewel of Iraqi antiquities, according to reports.
Anti-Netanyahu Rally Draws 40,000 In Tel Aviv
March 07 2015 3:32 PM EST
Ten days before national elections, demonstrators poured into Tel Aviv’s Rabin Square Saturday calling for a change in Israel's leadership.
Canadian Soldier Killed By Friendly Fire In Iraq
March 07 2015 2:37 PM EST
Three other Canadian soldiers were injured in a friendly fire incident, Canda's defense department said.
Gunmen Slay 6 At Sufi Place Of Worship In Kabul
March 07 2015 2:19 PM EST
Attackers with silencers on their guns attacked a Sufi religious building in Afghanistan Saturday.
France, US Both Want Stronger Iranian Deal, Kerry Says
March 07 2015 10:31 AM EST
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said the U.S. and France are "on the same page."
UK Charities Stop Funding Group Linked To 'Jihadi John'
March 07 2015 10:14 AM EST
Members of the two charities have said "Jihadi John" was once a "beautiful young man" and have blamed the intelligence services for radicalizing him.
Rebel Defections In Syria Are 'Bad News For The US'
March 07 2015 7:40 AM EST
The U.S. is vetting new rebels to arm, but can they defeat Bashar Assad without help in Aleppo?
Syria's UN Envoy Tells West Assad Is Here To Stay
March 07 2015 2:29 AM EST
There is no shift in U.S. policy regarding Assad, and Britain and France have rejected calls to restore ties with the Assad government.
Libya Reclaims Oilfields From Islamist Militants
March 06 2015 4:27 PM EST
The state-owned oilfield security forces had to fight the militants without the assistance of state troops.
Congress Speech 'Well Worth' Cost: Netanyahu
March 06 2015 3:28 PM EST
The Israeli prime minister has maintained the lasting effects of the address will be positive.
Syrian Refugees In Turkey Denied Food Aid, Medicine
March 06 2015 11:23 AM EST
Without Turkish government compensation, pharmacies refuse to provide medicine to Syrian refugees.
Unesco Condemns Destruction Of Nimrud By ISIS
March 06 2015 8:12 AM EST
The bulldozing of one of Iraq’s most historical archaeological sites is the latest assault by ISIS against the region’s cultural heritage.
Five Israelis Injured After Car Rams Border Officers In 'Terror Attack'
March 06 2015 5:38 AM EST
The attack took place in an area of East Jerusalem that saw a number of similar attacks being carried out with vehicles last year.
'Decades' Before Gender Gap Is Closed
March 06 2015 4:21 AM EST
A UN report, issued ahead of International Women's Day, finds progress to correct gender inequality has been painfully slow.
ISIS Has At Least 46K Twitter Feeds
March 06 2015 1:38 AM EST
A Brookings Institution study has found that ISIS supporters are adept at getting the group's message social media traction.
PLO Calls For End To Security Cooperation With Israel
March 06 2015 12:27 AM EST
Although the decision to end the security coordination ultimately rests with Mahmoud Abbas, the council's decisions are considered binding.
ISIS Destroys Historic City Of Nimrud
March 05 2015 9:57 PM EST
ISIS militants had demolished ancient statues at the Mosul Museum last week.
Egypt-Gaza Border At Rafah To Reopen
March 05 2015 6:20 PM EST
The border crossing between Gaza and Egypt at Rafah will reopen, once Egyptian authorities hand over control of the crossing to the Palestinian Authority.
Assad Regime In Syria Kills Nusra Front Leader
March 05 2015 6:07 PM EST
Three members of al Qaeda affiliate Jabhat al-Nusra also were reportedly killed in Syria on Thursday.