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At least 21 civilians have been killed in two separate air strikes by the Saudi-led coalition in the north of the country while 10 soldiers die in a suicide bombing.
A powerful earthquake on the North Island of New Zealand triggered a low level tsunami warning on Friday morning.
Ankara sends its troops deeper into Syria but the US issues a warning over Turkish - Kurdish violenceAnkara is sticking to its aim of pushing both ISIL militants and Kurdish fighters away from its border by sending its own forces deeper in to Syria.
Ankara is sticking to its aim of pushing both ISIL militants and Kurdish fighters away from its border by sending its own forces deeper in to Syria.
Yemen has seen one of its biggest mass rallies since the 2011 overthrow of President Ali Abdullah Saleh.
The Pentagon says US-led coalition aircraft have been scrambled in Syria to protect American special ground forces from attack by government jets.
A fast moving wildfire in southern California has forced the evacuation of more than 80,000 people just east of Los Angeles.
A wildfire which spread into a small Northern California town over the weekend has destroyed more than 175 homes and businesses.
3,200 hectares burned, which corresponds to almost one-third of the area of the entire county.
There has been heavy fighting in Aleppo as Syrian government forces and rebels battle for control of the city.
The 50,000 civilians still trapped in ISIL controlled Falluja are the main victims of the city under siege.
Dozens of people suffered respiratory and skin problems after ISIL militants reportedly fired poisonous shells and rockets into their town in
Civilian street patrols are on the increase across Finland following the alleged “widespread sexual harrassment” of women by asylum seekers on New
Amnesty International is accusing Russia of war crimes for its attacks in Syria. The NGO says airstrikes have cost hundreds of civilian lives and
The NATO-led mission in Afghanistan says eight civilians have been killed, along with one of its service members, after a special forces base was
Scuffles continue between Jewish settlers and Israeli police at Beit El in the West Bank. Dozens of people were forcibly evicted from two buildings
Saudi Arabia says it has achieved its goals against Houthi rebels in Yemen
On Tuesday (April 7) 150 people from Yemen, including five children under the age of two, and 29 children aged 3-14, were evacuated by a Russian
Rebel rockets were seen streaking across the eastern Ukrainian sky on Monday, as the pro-Russian separatists continued to pound the strategic town of
People from the devastated city of Homs returned to salvage what remained of their belongings and homes after years of conflict and siege on Sunday
Mexican vigilante groups fighting against violent drug cartels in the western state of Michoacan have refused to disarm despite orders to do so from
Mexican vigilantes have been involved in clashes with government troops in the western state of Michoacan. The militia formed to oust the Knights
An international childrens’ rights group has used a computer generated image of a 10-year-old Filipino girl to track down men forcing children to
In Afghanistan, at least three people have been killed and several wounded in a suicide attack targeting a convoy of NATO and Afghan troops in the
The number of Afghan civilian deaths has jumped by nearly a quarter in the first six months of 2013, according to a new UN report. A total of 1,300
The site for The Bureau of Investigative Journalism disclosed a confidential document on Tuesday July 22, revealing the extent of the Pakistani
In Sudan, civilian populations living in rebel-controlled areas in the Blue Nile State are being deliberately targeted by Sudanese military forces
Human Rights Watch (HRW) reports that at least 114 civilians were killed by four Syrian government strikes in Aleppo last week. Up to 20 houses were