(BEIRUT) — Hezbollah says Israel carried out an airstrike targeting its positions in Lebanon near the border with Syria earlier this week, claiming it caused damage but no casualties.
The Wednesday statement was the group’s first acknowledgement of the reported Monday night airstrikes.
Hezbollah said the attack was near the …
(BEIRUT) — A United Nations official is calling on warring sides in Syria to allow aid workers to resume distribution of food and medicine in a besieged Palestinian district of Damascus.
Chris Gunnes of the UNRWA relief agency called Wednesday on both the forces loyal to President Bashar Assad and the rebels fighting to oust him to …
An Israeli official confirms to TIME that an air strike on the Syria-Lebanon border was Israel’s doing, aimed at stopping certain missiles entering the arsenal of militant group Hizballah
Moazzam Begg is suspected of terrorism offenses connected to the war in Syria
If verified, the deal could threaten negotiations over Tehran’s nuclear program
Top al-Qaeda leader Abu Khalid al-Suri was reportedly killed by a rival extremist group
Once he is no longer Defense Minister, Field Marshal Abdul Fattah al-Sisi can announce his run for office
But the Burj Khalifa still can’t be topped.
Actress met with displaced children in Lebanese camp
Prime minister announces his government has quit, clearing the way for military chief Abdul Fattah al-Sisi to run for president
(CAIRO) — Egypt’s interim prime minister says his Cabinet has resigned.
Hazem el-Beblawi’s military-backed government was sworn in on July 16, less than two weeks after the army ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi after a year in office.
The government’s surprise resignation, announced by el-Beblawi in a live TV broadcast, …
(BEIRUT) — Two suicide bombers killed a senior al-Qaida operative on Sunday, blowing themselves up inside the militant leader’s compound in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo, rebels and activists said.
The killing of Abu Khaled al-Suri, who rebels said was serving as al-Qaida chief Ayman al-Zawahri’s representative in Syria, falls …
But it may not make locating the secretive leader of ISIS much easier