BEIRUT: At least 100 people were killed in fierce army bombardment of rebel strongholds in the Ghouta suburbs of the Syrian capital on Wednesday, an
Damascus: Syrian forces on Wednesday bombarded opposition areas in the country’s battle-scarred north, as both sides indicated they are ready to explore a truce proposal
Mogadishu: African Union troops backed by jets launched a beach assault Friday on the southern Somali port city of Kismayo, the last major stronghold of
New York: The United Nations Security Council has released $US1.5 billion of clutched Libyan assets to be used for emergency support after the United States
Brega: Insurgents are celebrating after fighting off an attempt by Libyan troops to retake the eastern oil port of Brega.