Militants have bombed two Syrian security offices in the western city of Homs, killing at least 42 people.
The Iraqi air force struck members of the Islamic State group inside neighbouring Syria on Friday, officials said, adding that the targeted militants were...
An Islamic State group suicide bomber killed 51 people outside Syria's Al-Bab on Friday, in a major blow just hours after rebels seized the town from the jihadists.
Intelligence was provided for Iraqi air strike as retaliation for recent Baghdad bomb attacks, a Pentagon spokesman says.
Iraqi forces on Friday entered west Mosul neighbourhoods, a key stronghold in the shrinking "caliphate" of the Islamic State group, which replied with deadly...
A suicide bomber attacked Turkish-backed rebels just outside the Syrian town of Al-Bab Friday, killing 42 people in a major blow just hours after they hailed its...

Yemen bombing toll rises to eight

At least eight soldiers have been killed in a bombing in Yemen's south.
Iraqi forces have taken control of Mosul airport from Islamic State militants, state TV reports.
Iraqi forces on Thursday thrust into Mosul airport on the southern edge of the jihadist stronghold for the first time since the Islamic State group overran the...
The United States should not underestimate the defensive capabilities of Iran, a Revolutionary Guards commander has said after three days of war games.
Seven million Yemenis are closer than ever to starvation, the UN humanitarian coordinator in the country warned Tuesday, almost two years since a conflict...
A young Israeli soldier who killed a wounded and incapacitated Palestinian assailant was sentenced to 18 months' imprisonment on Tuesday, in a show of leniency...
Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has called for the "complete liberation" of Palestine from the "tumour" of Israel, renewing his regime's refusal to...
Marine Le Pen, presidential candidate for France's far-right National Front party, has refused to wear a headscarf for a meeting with Lebanon's grand mufti.
A video has emerged showing the miraculous rescue of a little girl who was pulled alive from the rubble of a home destroyed in Damascus.
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