20 December 2014 23:07
Zionist air planes struck targets in the southern Gaza Strip, witnesses and the army said early Saturday, hours after a rocket from the Palestinian enclave hit the Occupied Territories.
A spokesman for Gaza's health ministry said there were no casualties in the attack, the first air strike by the occupation military on the Palestinian enclave since the summer truce that ended...
20 December 2014 23:06
The Kurdish peshmerga forces advanced in the country of Sinjar, western Mosul, regaining control over the areas which border Syria.
More than 8000 peshmerga fighters contributed to the achievement which liberates over 2000 square kilometers in the county of Sinjar.
The Iraqi army, backed by the popular volunteers and the resistance factions, targeted ISIL strongholds in different provinces, inflicting heavy losses upon...
20 December 2014 23:02
The Islamic Republic of Ian is the fourth missile power in the world, says the country’s defense minister.
“Iran has an acceptable status among countries possessing missile capabilities, and stands after the United States, Russia and China,” said
Brigadier General Pasdar doctor "Hossein Dehghan" in an interview with the program "Men Tehran" Al-Alam News Network, Friday.
“In proportion to...
20 December 2014 22:58
Reports say 21 fighters have been killed in aerial strikes in the Tirah Valley in Pakistan's northwestern Khyber Agency.
The country's leaders pledged decisive action in the wake of Tuesday's school massacre in Peshawar, capital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, which left 149 people dead, most of them children.
The rampage brought international condemnation and fuelled calls in Pakistan for action against...
20 December 2014 22:55
Egyptian officials say Cairo is due to reopen the Rafah border crossing with the besieged Gaza Strip for a short period of time.
The crossing was closed by Egypt in late October after a deadly bomb attack in the restive Sinai Peninsula and briefly reopened it at the end of last month to allow Palestinians stranded in Egypt to return home.
20 December 2014 22:54
People have started going to the polls in Liberia in elections that had been postponed twice due to the Ebola outbreak in the West African country.
Balloting began at 7:30 a.m. local time on Saturday in the Liberian senate elections and is due to end at 5:00 pm.
Former football star, George Weah, and Robert Sirleaf, the son of Liberia’s current President...
20 December 2014 22:52
At least seven pro-Taliban militants have been killed in two separate attacks by Pakistani security forces on their hideouts in the volatile northwest.
In the first incident on Saturday, police and paramilitary soldiers attacked militant hideouts in the town Shabqadar, located around 30 kilometers (18 miles) north of the city of Peshawar.
Local police official, Wilayat Khan, said two militants belonging to...
20 December 2014 22:51
Security forces in Sweden say two separate car bomb attacks have ripped through the Scandinavian country’s southern city of Malmo, with no immediate reports of human loss.
Police spokeswoman, Linda Pleym, said one of the bombs went off at the foot of a building in the multiethnic Rosengaard district of Malmo, situated 612 kilometers (380 miles) southwest of the capital, Stockholm,...
20 December 2014 22:49
Italy’s coast guard says it has rescued 194 Syrian migrants, including women and children, who were on a boat from Turkey to Italy when they faced trouble.
The migrants, including 23 women, two of whom were pregnant, and 38 children, were rescued Friday as their vessel was at risk of sinking, the Italian coast guard said on Saturday.
The 30-meter merchant vessel...
20 December 2014 22:48
The Iraqi army backed by Shia volunteers, Sunni tribes and Kurdish Peshmerga forces is tightening the noose on ISIL militants in several regions across the country.
Kurdish forces have already made their way into Sinjar in Nineveh Province in the northwestern part of the country, lifting the months-long siege on the town.
The liberation of the town opened a road for hundreds...
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