As Hariri announced his resignation, scores of demonstrators in Beirut celebrated with joy.
30 Oct 2019 8:09 PM
Baghdadi had been about to change location to the Syrian town of Jarablus when the operation happened, he said.
29 Oct 2019 1:05 PM
Groups of young people gathered on the streets of the capital, preparing for a new day of protests despite the burgeoning crackdown.
19 Oct 2019 7:52 PM
The US said it carried out a strike on Sunday against al Qaeda in northwest Syria, calling the area a ‘safe haven’ for the group.
01 Jul 2019 6:34 PM
The incident, which happened late Monday, was the worst case of friendly fire between the two allies.
18 Sep 2018 3:37 PM
Baghdadi’s speech was mainly focused on decline of American influence around the world and claimed credit on behalf of the Islamic State.
23 Aug 2018 2:00 PM
It is the first purported recording of the ISIS leader to be released since September last year.
23 Aug 2018 10:03 AM
In Wednesday's attacks, worst bloodshed in Sweida since civil war began in 2011, more than half the people killed were civilians.
26 Jul 2018 1:41 PM
'History has shown that with attacks on Hiroshima and Nagasaki America is the top criminal with regard to missiles,' Ismail Kowsari said.
22 May 2018 2:30 PM
In March, 32-yr-old announced she was fleeing the emirate because of mistreatment and restrictions imposed by her family.
05 May 2018 6:13 PM
Col Gen Sergei Rudskoi said in a statement on Wednesday that Russia will supply Syria with 'new missile defence systems soon.'
25 Apr 2018 4:22 PM
The government-controlled Military Media Centre says 1,500 rebels and 6,000 civilians will leave Harasta on Thursday.
22 Mar 2018 2:20 PM
‘IS took full control of Qadam, and 36 government troops and loyalist fighters have been killed.’
20 Mar 2018 6:15 PM
A WHO official said the govt removed most medical material from UN vehicles including surgical kits, insulin and dialysis equipment.
05 Mar 2018 7:52 PM
On Wednesday evening, a bomb was placed in a locker at a supermarket in Saint Petersburg which wounded 14 people including a pregnant woman.
30 Dec 2017 11:59 AM
Hawchieh had untowardly images and videos of ‘taking part in a sex act with a fish,’ on his Facebook profile.
28 Dec 2017 4:07 PM
‘Our first impression is that it's not politically motivated,’ says the official, who is involved in the investigation.
18 Dec 2017 4:37 PM
The monitor had initially given a death toll of 34 civilians but the number spiked after more bodies were recovered.
27 Nov 2017 10:57 AM
ISIS recaptured Albu Kamal in eastern Syria to save the last urban bastion of its collapsing 'caliphate.'
12 Nov 2017 1:02 PM
Saad Hariri announced his resignation in a surprise move that coincided with Saudi’s sweeping corruption purge.
11 Nov 2017 11:55 AM