Medecins Sans Frontieres has called for an independent international fact-finding commission to be set up following the deadly bombing of its hospital in Kunduz,...
It has been a week since Australian aircraft flew over Syria, but the chief of defence force joint operations says missions are not on hold.
A Yazidi-Iraqi woman and her husband are risking their lives to save women and girls being kept as prisoners by the so-called Islamic State.
The US military took responsibility on Tuesday for a deadly air strike on a hospital in the Afghan city of Kunduz, calling it a mistake and vowing to hold people...
NATO on Tuesday rejected Moscow's explanation that its warplanes had violated alliance member Turkey's air space by mistake and said Russia was sending more...
Yemeni PM Khaled al-Bahah has escaped unharmed from an attack on the hotel where he and his cabinet were staying in the city of Aden.
Missiles have been fired at a hotel used by the Yemeni government, including the vice president and prime minister, and at a compound housing Gulf Arab troops.
The United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon has called for an 'impartial' investigation into the bombing of an MSF-run hospital in Kunduz.
Afghan forces asked for US air support while fighting the Taliban in Kunduz shortly before an air strike resulted in the deaths of civilians there, the American...
The medical charity Doctors Without Borders has demanded an independent investigation after its hospital in Kunduz was bombed, killing 22 people.
Israeli officials have imposed a two-day ban on Palestinians entering Jerusalem's Old City, following two knife attacks on Israelis.
Medical aid group Medecins Sans Frontieres has denied that Taliban fighters were firing from its hospital at Afghan and NATO forces before a suspected US air...
The US military has acknowledged it may have bombed a hospital run by medical aid group Medecins Sans Frontieres in the Afghan city of Kunduz in an air strike...
French President Francois Holland says Russian airstrikes in Syria should only target IS and not other militant groups.
Afghan government troops have taken control of the centre of Kunduz, but fighting continues as Taliban insurgents hole up in houses around the city.

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