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JUBA At least 115 soldiers from South Sudan’s rival factions were killed in gunbattles in the capital Juba, a military spokesman for the opposition said...

BAGHDAD Iraq’s prime minister fired three officials in charge of Baghdad’s security late on Friday after last weekend’s bombing that killed nearly 300 people and...

RIYADH A suicide bomber detonated a device near the security headquarters of the Prophet’s Mosque in Medina, Saudi Arabia, the second-holiest site in Islam, Saudi-owned...

KABUL The new leader of the Taliban called for an end to foreign forces’ “occupation” of Afghanistan as a preliminary step to a settlement based...

MISRATA (Libya) Libyan forces fighting to free the city of Sirte from Daish forces have surrounded a conference hall in the area still held by...

ABU DHABI An Abu Dhabi court has jailed the wife of a prominent Emirati for 10 years after convicting her of spying for Lebanon’s Hezbollah...

ANKARA/ OCCUPIED JERUSALEM Israel and Turkey’s agreement to normalise ties will boost the Israeli economy, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Monday, while Turkish President...

OCCUPIED JERUSALEM Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Monday his country’s maritime blockade on the Gaza Strip would remain in place following a deal...

AMMAN The Daish group late on Sunday claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing this week that killed seven Jordanian soldiers on the Syrian border, the...

KABUL Heavy fighting between Daish militants and government security forces has claimed dozens of lives in eastern Afghanistan, officials said on Sunday. In recent months insurgents...