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Tens of thousands of people have been told to evacuate their homes as wildfires swept into Israel's third largest city of Haifa. The fires follow...

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The death sentences against Egypt’s ousted President Mohamed Morsi and five other Muslim Brotherhood leaders have been overturned by the country’s highest court of...

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Egypt has decided to float its currency in a move that has reduced the Egyptian pound’s value by almost 50% against the US dollar. One...

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ISIS has raided government buildings in and around the Iraqi city of Kirkuk. According to Iraqi media, suicide bombers had attacked police stations and a...

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Prince Turki bin Saud al-Kabir of Saudi Arabia has been executed for shooting dead a man during a brawl three years ago in the...

EU foreign ministers are set to impose a travel ban and asset freeze on Syria First Lady Asma al-Assad

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Bashar al-Assad’s wife, Asma, has said she rejected a deal to offer her safe passage out of Syria in order to stay by her...

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Shimon Peres’ funeral is under way in Jerusalem before a large number of foreign dignitaries, including Barack Obama and Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas. The former...

9/11 commemoration ceremony 2011: a minute of silence was held at 8:46 a.m. to mark the instant the first plane went into the North Tower

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Saudi Arabia is concerned that 9/11 relatives will be able to sue the kingdom for damages, the foreign ministry says. On September 28, the Congress...

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Former Israeli President Shimon Peres has died at the age of 93. He served twice as Israel's prime minister and once as president. Shimon Peres suffered...

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The US-led coalition has admitted its airstrikes in eastern Syria killed at least 62 Syrian troops fighting ISIS. Russia and Syria said the strikes prove...

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Israel ex-President Shimon Peres has been hospitalized after suffering a stroke. The 93-year-old has been rushed to a hospital outside Tel Aviv. He has been...

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Turkey and the US are ready to drive ISIS from its Syrian stronghold of Raqqa, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Edogan has suggested. Recep Tayyip Erdogan...

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Abu Muhammad al-Adnani, one of the longest-serving and most prominent leaders of ISIS has been killed in Aleppo, Syria, ISIS-affiliated Amaq News Agency announces. He...

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Twenty five Kurdish militants have been killed as Turkey continues to target Kurdish-held areas in Syria, near the border city of Jarablus, the Turkish...

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A Russian military helicopter has been shot down by rebels in Idlib, northern Syria, killing five people on board, Russia has said. The Mi-8 chopper...

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Three suicide attacks hit Saudi Arabia on July 4, including one near Islam's second holiest site. Four guards were killed near the Prophet's Mosque in...

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Emirati citizens are being urged not to wear national dress outside the United Arab Emirates (UAE) region, days after businessman Ahmed al-Menhali was detained...

ISIS militants control large areas of Iraq and neighboring Syria

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ISIS militants have killed at least 75 people in two bomb attacks carried out in Baghdad, Iraqi officials say. Some other 100 people have been...

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Egyptian investigators have recovered the cockpit voice recorder from the EgyptAir plane that crashed on May 19 into the Mediterranean Sea. The MS804 "black box"...

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Egyptian investigators have announced that wreckage of the EgyptAir flight that went missing over the Mediterranean on May 19 has been found. A statement said...

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French investigators have confirmed that signals have been detected from one of the black boxes of the EgyptAir flight MS804 that crashed in the...

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According to a senior Egyptian aviation official, EgyptAir MS804 that crashed in the Mediterranean did not swerve and change direction before disappearing. The Airbus A320...

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First pictures of items found during the search in the Mediterranean Sea for missing Egypt Air flight MS804 have been released by the Egyptian...

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According to new reports, there were smoke alerts inside the cabin of the EgyptAir MS804 before it crashed in the Mediterranean on May 19. Data...

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Body parts, personal belongings of passengers and debris from missing EgyptAir plane have been found in the Mediterranean Sea, Greek and Egyptian officials say. Flight...