Syrian forces in Aleppo take control of the 'Old City' and sense a pivotal victory in the five-year conflict against rebels
Donald Trump has said he wants to scrap an order to revamp Air Force One, branding the project ‘‘ridiculous’‘ The President-elect said the cost of replacing and fitting the two 747 jumbo jets had top
A court in Athens has ruled that three of eight Turkish officers said to be implicated in July’s failed coup attempt in Turkey should be extradited back to their home…
Ukraine began two days of missile tests on Thursday, avoiding the air space over Crimea which could have provoked a confrontation with Russia.
Syrian government forces say they gained more ground in Aleppo on Thursday.
Rebels lose a third of their territory in eastern Aleppo as Syrian government forces press on with their advance in a bid to take back the city.
Around one hundred people, most of them Shi'ite pilgrims from Iran, have been killed in the Iraqi city of Hilla by a suicide truck bomber.
Twelve civilians have been killed in Yemen in another airstrike carried out by the Saudi-led coalition that’s been fighting Shiite Houthi rebels since March…
Hundreds of public institutions and media outlets have also been shut down over alleged links to a failed coup in July, according to an official decree.
This is the Brief from Brussels, a roundup of the top stories from Europe’s de facto political capital.
Russian warships have been forced to drive away a Dutch submarine which were apparently tailing the convoy including the Admiral Kutznetsov aircraft carrier, according to a military spokesperson
Iraqi forces discover the destruction ISIL leaves in its wake as the militant group is ousted from towns surrounding Mosul.
The US-backed 'Syrian Democratic Forces' (SDF) have are planning a campaign to retake the city of Raqqa, the stronghold of the ISIL militants in Syria.
Syrian refugees are reportedly crossing the border into Iraq with the help of smugglers, attempting to join Iraqi refugees fleeing fighting in Mosul
China has shown off its J-20 stealth fighter in public for the first time - the plane it hopes will narrow a military technology gap with the US.
This is the Admiral Kuznetsov, the Russian aircraft carrier said to be so unreliable it has to travel with a tug in case it breaks down.
Several Russian warships pass close to the UK on their way to the Mediterranean
Iraqi special forces have begun a major military build up outside Mosul ahead of a planned offensive to retake the ISIL held city.
Crown prince Maha Vajiralongkorn was in Germany when Thai palace officials announced that his father, 88-year-old King Bhumibol Adulyadej, was seriously ill.
A truck bombing at a military outpost has killed at least 18 people and wounded dozens more in Turkey.
Two Russian bombers were intercepted by fighter jets from four different European countries as they flew from Norway down to Spain and back again, it has…
The government announced the policy change saying that the European convention on human rights (ECHR) was being misused and judgements went beyond their remit.
Iran's Revolutionary Guard has built a new attack drone similar to a US drone captured five years ago, Iranian media reported on Saturday.
The local prosecutor's office says the attack took place in the early morning on the edge of the city of Culiacan in the home state of the Sinaloa cartel.