Wednesday, Sep 17, 2014
September 16, 201412:03 pm

“I saw no point in cooperating with a country whose hands are dirty and intentions murky,” said Ayatollah.

September 16, 201411:19 am

US Secretary of State John Kerry ruled out any military coordination with Iran, which in the end was not invited to Paris.

September 16, 20143:28 pm

"The air strike southwest of Baghdad was the first strike taken as part of our expanded efforts beyond protecting our own people," said US.

September 15, 20147:27 pm

Building collapses are common in Nigeria because of the use of substandard material and flouting of construction regulations.

September 15, 20147:12 pm

The pledge came as US Secretary of State John Kerry stepped up efforts to forge a broad anti-jihadist coalition.

September 15, 20144:22 pm

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has been pressuring allies to show a united front to defeat the militants.

September 15, 20142:37 am

The purported executioner appears to be the same British-accented man who appeared in videos with Foley and Sotloff.

September 14, 20144:12 pm

President Bashar al-Assad's regime has stepped up its air campaign against the jihadists in recent weeks.

September 14, 20141:07 pm

The 400 air force personnel and 200 others in the contingent could be deployed this week, Abbott told reporters.

September 14, 201412:00 pm

The schools will give psychological counseling and recreational activities to help the children transition to learning.

September 14, 20142:23 am

Sunni Muslim tribal figures have demanded a freeze on military action on civilian areas.

September 13, 20143:36 pm

According to UN more than 1.8 million people have been displaced.

September 12, 20147:02 pm

Hollande's visit to Baghdad is the French president's first visit to Iraq.

September 11, 20148:10 pm

Finance Minister Amara Konneh told a news conference Thursday the country is at "war with an enemy we don't see."

September 11, 20146:56 pm

Two activist groups said Tuesday's air raids struck the town of al-Bab in Aleppo province.

September 11, 20146:02 pm

Syria's main Western-backed opposition group, meanwhile, welcomed President Barack Obama's authorization of U.S. airstrikes.

September 11, 201411:17 am

The 50-day Gaza war between Israel and Hamas-led militants ended on August 26 after killing more than 2,100 Palestinians.

September 11, 201412:34 am

Obama is still wrestling with a series of challenges, including how to train and equip a viable ground force to fight ISIS inside Syria.

September 10, 20146:52 pm

The killing of three Israeli teens by Palestinians in the West Bank sparked a chain of events that led to the 50-day war.

September 10, 20146:04 pm

Police officials said the two car bombs exploded simultaneously in the southeastern neighborhood of New Baghdad.

September 9, 20144:03 pm

Nizar Ayyash of the Gaza Fishermen's Union says the incident occurred today off the northern Gaza town of Beit Lahiya.

September 9, 20143:22 pm

An Ebola outbreak that began in Guinea has since spread to Liberia, Sierra Leone, Nigeria and Senegal, killing more than 2,000 people.

September 9, 201410:18 am

Barack Obama expressed his commitment to work with all communities in Iraq to fight against ISIS.

September 8, 20148:43 pm

The attack took place near the town of Afgoye, some 30 kilometres northwest from the capital Mogadishu.

September 8, 20147:10 pm

Israeli airstrikes have left much of the territory in ruins, and thousands of homes have been destroyed.

September 8, 20145:59 pm

Their "clients" included Palestinians from the West Bank and foreign workers from Tel Aviv.

September 8, 20143:38 pm

The bombing was followed by clashes with militants who tried to overtake the town.

September 8, 201412:33 am

ISIS has overrun large areas of Iraq and Syria and declared a cross-border Islamic caliphate.

September 7, 20144:01 pm

The new cabinet, which is based in Ramallah, took office on June 2, with Gaza's Hamas govt officially stepping down same day.

September 6, 20148:09 pm

The United Nations says at least 191,000 people have been killed in the more than three-year conflict.

September 6, 20145:26 pm

Obama outlined plans at a NATO summit for a broad coalition to defeat the Islamic State jihadist group.

September 5, 201410:00 pm

Last December, President Bashar al-Assad's regime launched a massive aerial campaign against rebel districts.

September 4, 20147:50 pm

The IS popped up on the global radar in June by seizing assets in Iraq, but building on those early gains is proving difficult.

September 4, 20146:40 pm

It is not the first time IS has carried out mass kidnappings in Iraq.

September 4, 20145:20 pm

"We will be more forthright in the defense of our values," the leaders wrote.

September 4, 20144:02 pm

The summit is organised by foundations representing: Tutu, Nelson Mandela, FW de Klerk and Albert Luthuli.

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