Up to 10,500 Syrians have poured out of parts of war-torn eastern Aleppo in 24 hours, Moscow’s defence ministry said on Friday.
At least one soldier was killed after offensive resumed following a one day pause.
Troops are converging on the northern city from several fronts, while civilians are treated for injuries inflicted by ISIL.
Hundreds of civilians flee territory controlled by the Islamic State group as the Iraqi army and federal police push north towards the militant-held city of…
Iraqi officials are voicing increasing concern that ISIL is using civilians as human shields
Two strong earthquakes, one measuring 5.
A strong tremor of at least 5.
Shia paramilitary groups and Iraqi government forces have carried out revenge attacks on Sunni Arabs suspected of supporting ISIL, that’s according to Amnesty…
The Iraqi army has dropped tens of thousands of leaflets over the ISIL stronghold of Mosul, warning residents of an imminent offensive to reclaim the city from the jihadist…
People living in Gaza have been allowed to cross into Egypt for the first time in almost 40 days.
In what has been described as the heaviest bombardment in days by Russian planes, at least 50 civilians were killed in Tuesday’s air strikes on rebel-held parts of Aleppo and nearby villages, accordin
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 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 60-year-old German man has been arrested after two people suffered knife wounds on an Austrian train.
A wildfire which spread into a small Northern California town over the weekend has destroyed more than 175 homes and businesses.