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UN: Saudi-led coalition raids in Yemen...

UN: Saudi-led coalition raids in Yemen...

Middle East

Thu, Dec 28 2017

Citing initial reports from the UN human rights office, a statement by McGoldrick said air strikes hit...

When will we ever learn?

When will we ever learn?

Special Supplement

Mon, Dec 18 2017

The many stages of genocide and the time we have to stop it

Yemen rebels tighten hold after killing...

Yemen rebels tighten hold after killing...

Middle East

Tue, Dec 5 2017

The son of Saleh has called for revenge against the Huthi movement, Saudi-owned al-Ekbariya TV reported...

UN envoy: Sexual attacks against Rohingya...

UN envoy: Sexual attacks against Rohingya...

World

Thu, Nov 23 2017

The UN envoy said widespread atrocities have been orchestrated and perpetrated by Myanmar’s military...

UN to blacklist Saudi-led coalition...

UN to blacklist Saudi-led coalition...

Middle East

Thu, Oct 5 2017

Former UN chief Ban Ki-moon last year was forced into an embarrassing climbdown when he removed the coalition...

UN to send war crimes investigators...

UN to send war crimes investigators...

Middle East

Sun, Oct 1 2017

The Saudi-led coalition has been accused of bombing schools, markets, hospitals and other civilian targets...

Iraq announces victory over Islamic...

Iraq announces victory over Islamic...

Middle East

Sun, Jul 9 2017

French President Emmanuel Macron, whose country is a key part of the coalition, was among the first world...

Major IS counterattack in Mosul pushes...

Major IS counterattack in Mosul pushes...

Middle East

Fri, Jul 7 2017

The counterattacks underscore the extremist group’s resilience in Iraq, despite significant territorial...

31 killed in twin Baghdad car bomb...

31 killed in twin Baghdad car bomb...

Middle East

Tue, May 30 2017

In separate online statements, IS claimed responsibility for the two attacks, saying its suicide bombers...

IS used 17 suicide car bombs to help...

IS used 17 suicide car bombs to help...

World Tribune

Sun, Apr 9 2017

The escape took place after the fall of east Mosul and before the Iraqi security forces began their final...

IS leader Baghdadi flees Mosul as Iraqi...

IS leader Baghdadi flees Mosul as Iraqi...

Middle East

Thu, Mar 9 2017

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in an audio message in November urged supporters to make a stand in the city rather...

Iraqi forces seize Mosul bridge as thousands...

Iraqi forces seize Mosul bridge as thousands...

Middle East

Mon, Feb 27 2017

If the govt force defeat IS in Mosul, that would crush the Iraq wing of the caliphate that the group's...

Islamic State shifts to Libya's desert...

Islamic State shifts to Libya's desert...

Middle East

Fri, Feb 10 2017

Some fighters were based outside Sirte before last year's campaign, some fled during the battle and some...

IS file reveals foreign militants refused...

IS file reveals foreign militants refused...

Middle East

Wed, Feb 8 2017

From ‘sick notes’ to claims of martyr missions in Europe, the documents show jihadis are losing faith...

ICT: Submit charges against 14 war criminals...

ICT: Submit charges against 14 war criminals...

War Crimes

Tue, Feb 7 2017

The International Crimes Tribunal on Monday asked the prosecution to submit formal charges against 14...

'Western weapons used to commit war...

'Western weapons used to commit war...

Middle East

Thu, Jan 5 2017

Shia Muslim militias, known collective as the Hashid Shaabi, deny having sectarian aims or committing...

'70% of east Mosul retaken from Islamic...

'70% of east Mosul retaken from Islamic...

Middle East

Thu, Jan 5 2017

The western half of the city remains under the full control of Islamic State, which is fighting to hold...

UN: 6,878 civilians killed in Iraq in...

UN: 6,878 civilians killed in Iraq in...

Middle East

Tue, Jan 3 2017

According to UNAMI figures, at least 12,388 civilians were wounded in 2016

Yemen's children starve as war drags...

Yemen's children starve as war drags...

Middle East

Mon, Jan 2 2017

The coalition has been waging a fierce air campaign against the rebels since March 2015, trying unsuccessfully...

Baghdad suicide car bomb blast kills...

Baghdad suicide car bomb blast kills...

Middle East

Mon, Jan 2 2017

Many of the victims were daily labourers waiting for jobs at an intersection in Sadr City

US role in Iraq five years since military...

US role in Iraq five years since military...

Middle East

Sun, Dec 18 2016

Here a three key questions on the fifth anniversary of US troops leaving Iraq