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US slaps new sanctions on Venezuela,...

US slaps new sanctions on Venezuela,...

World

Thu, Aug 10 2017

Experts say individual sanctions have had little or no impact on Maduro's policies

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...

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...

US women rally against Trump on International...

US women rally against Trump on International...

North America

Thu, Mar 9 2017

Protests were held in numerous US cities, including Washington, New York City and Los Angeles

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...

Nasa to host news conference on discovery...

Nasa to host news conference on discovery...

Science

Tue, Feb 21 2017

The event will be aired live on Nasa Television and on its website

China warns US against fresh naval patrols...

China warns US against fresh naval patrols...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Feb 15 2017

The US last conducted a freedom of navigation operation in the area in October, when it sailed the guided-missile...

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...

Turkey asserts ‘right’ to close key...

Turkey asserts ‘right’ to close key...

Middle East

Thu, Jan 5 2017

Relations between Washington and Ankara have soured over the six-year conflict as the US sees Syrian...

'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

Expelled Russian diplomats leave United...

Expelled Russian diplomats leave United...

World

Mon, Jan 2 2017

Russian diplomats who were expelled by order of US President Barack Obama have left Washington, Russian...

Netanyahu seeks to rally Israelis against...

Netanyahu seeks to rally Israelis against...

Middle East

Mon, Dec 26 2016

That all of Jerusalem is their country’s capital is a consensus view among Israelis, including those...

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

IS launches ‘Agony Uncle’ radio show...

IS launches ‘Agony Uncle’ radio show...

Middle East

Wed, Dec 7 2016

In the show, clerics take on the role as an ‘Agony Uncle’ where they answer questions submitted by militants...