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Saudi FM Holds Syria and Yemen Talks in Oman

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir has held talks in Oman, a traditional mediator in the region, on the conflicts in Syria and Yemen where...

US Senator Graham warns withdrawal from Syria ‘without plan is chaos’...

'Withdrawal without a plan is chaos,' said US Senator Lindsey Graham in Ankara on Saturday after meeting Turkish officials and Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu...
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Dutch ISIS member wants his ‘normal life back’ after leaving ‘caliphate’...

Dutch citizen Yakhoci Riedijk of Arnhem had been working as a blacksmith when he made the decision to leave his home and join the...

Iran official: Syria truce must not strengthen terrorists

Iran’s Ambassador to Damascus Mohammad-Reza Raouf Sheibani said to IRNA news agency on Sunday that the new truce that Iran supports must not be...
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Israel deploys more troops near Syrian border (video)

Earlier in the day, the Israeli Defense Forces announced that it was bolstering its defenses near the Golan Heights border with Syria with tanks...

Damascus University marks 2nd anniversary of martyrdom of Islamic Scholar Mohammad...

Damascus, SANA – Damascus University in cooperation with the National Union of Syrian Students held a ceremony at the University on Wednesday to mark...
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Turkey Detains 2 ISIL Suspects over New Year Plot

Turkey securityTurkish police detained in Ankara two suspected suicide bombers linked to militants of the so-called 'Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant' (ISIL)...

Saudi Regime Detains Brother of Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr

Police in Saudi Arabia have briefly detained the brother of Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr, who’s facing a death sentence in the kingdom. Family members say they...
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Iran is ‘ready for war’, US bases within missile range: IRGC

Tehran has always been prepared for a full-fledged war, Iran's Revolutionary Guards Corps Aerospace Force Chief Amirali Hajizadeh said in a statement on Sunday, just...

Iraqi troops pause, await back-up in battle for Tikrit against militants

(Reuters) - Iraqi forces and mainly Shi'ite militiamen battling to wrest full control of the city of Tikrit from Islamic State militants paused their...
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