Israel approves first new West Bank settlement in 20 years

Israel approves first new West Bank settlement in 20 years..

Mia Mason 30-Mar, 18:08 12 BBC

Israel's security cabinet has given the go-ahead for a first new settlement to built on the West Bank in two decades. An official...


Turkey ends Euphrates Shield military campaign in Syria

Turkey ends Euphrates Shield military campaign in Syria..

Diego Ross 29-Mar, 18:46 32 BBC

Turkey says it has "successfully" ended its seven-month Euphrates Shield military campaign in northern Syria. Prime Minister Binali...


Baghdad checkpoint hit by deadly car bomb attack

Baghdad checkpoint hit by deadly car bomb attack..

William Jacobson 29-Mar, 17:36 24 BBC

At least 15 people have been killed in a suicide car bomb attack on a police checkpoint in Iraq's capital Baghdad, officials say. They say...


Mosul battle: Iraqi forces edge closer to key mosque

Mosul battle: Iraqi forces edge closer to key mosque..

Andrew Martin 29-Mar, 11:22 22 BBC

Iraqi forces say they are pushing into the Old City of Mosul and closing in on a key mosque despite fierce resistance from Islamic State...


IS Threatens Iran in Persian Language Video

IS Threatens Iran in Persian Language Video..

28-Mar, 23:54 34 VOA

FILE - Smoke raises behind an Islamic State flag flying in Diyala province, Iraq, Nov. 24, 2014. Islamic State has issued a video...


Fears of Islamic State’s Long Game Persist as Caliphate Crumbles

Fears of Islamic State’s Long Game Persist as Caliphate Crumbles..

Maria Stewart 28-Mar, 23:54 19 VOA

Iraq's federal police forces celebrate as they hold a flag of the Islamic State group they captured after regaining control of Gawsaq...


Arab Leaders Seek Common Ground at Summit on Palestinian State

Arab Leaders Seek Common Ground at Summit on Palestinian State..

Wyatt Waller 28-Mar, 23:54 18 VOA

An honor guard on camelback greets Saudi Arabia's King Salman, not seen, in a lavish welcome ceremony complete with cannon salutes, in...


US-backed Forces to Resume Anti-IS Operations at Syrian Dam

US-backed Forces to Resume Anti-IS Operations at Syrian Dam..

Michael Adamson 28-Mar, 23:54 22 VOA

This photo released on March 27, 2017, by the official Twitter account of Operation Inherent Resolve, shows the Tabqa Dam, in Raqqa, Syria....


Syria conflict: 'Deal reached' for four besieged areas

Syria conflict: 'Deal reached' for four besieged areas..

William Jacobson 28-Mar, 20:12 33 BBC

A deal has been reached to allow the evacuation of four besieged areas in Syria, reports say. The UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human...


Russia and Iran Vow Partnership in Syria

Russia and Iran Vow Partnership in Syria..

Andrew Martin 28-Mar, 16:54 31 VOA

Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, shakes hands with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani during a joint news conference at the Kremlin...


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