Int'l News Archive
  • »N Korea: 'Japan Missile First Step in Pacific Operation'

    Wed 30 August / Aug 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — North Korea says its firing of a missile over Japan was "the first step" of military operations in the Pacific, signalling plans for more launches.
    State media also repeated threats to the US Pacific island of Guam, which it called...
  • »North Korea Missiles: Trump Warns 'All Options' on Table

    Tue 29 August / Aug 2017. 12:00 AM
    US President Donald Trump has said North Korea's latest missile launch signals "contempt" for its neighbours and the UN.
    He said the North would only increase its isolation and that "all options" were on the table.
    The missile flew over northern...
  • »Iran building missile factories in Syria and Lebanon - Netanyahu

    Tue 29 August / Aug 2017. 12:00 AM
    Israeli prime minister has said Iran is building sites in Syria and Lebanon to produce precision-guided missiles.
    Benjamin Netanyahu accused Iran of turning Syria into a "base of military entrenchment as part of its declared goal to eradicate...
  • »Tal Afar Battle: Iraqi Forces 'Dealing with Final ISIS Pockets'

    Tue 29 August / Aug 2017. 12:00 AM
    Iraqi forces say they are poised to recapture the city of Tal Afar from ISIS, aka Daesh, after six days of intense fighting.
    Troops have cleared the old citadel and its surrounding neighbourhood of militants, Lt Gen Abdul Amir Yarallah said on...
  • »Storm Harvey: 1,000 Rescued as Houston Hit by 'Catastrophic’ Floods

    Sun 27 August / Aug 2017. 12:00 AM
    CAPITALS — More than 1,000 people have been rescued in flooded parts of Houston, as Tropical Storm Harvey continues to batter Texas with heavy rains.
    There is a "flash flood emergency" across the Houston Metro area, with travel near...
  • »Israeli Forces Arrest 15 Palestinians in West Bank

    Sun 27 August / Aug 2017. 12:00 AM
    RAMALLAH — Israeli occupation troops early Sunday arrested 15 Palestinians in number of West Bank cities, according to a Palestinian source.
    The Palestinian Prisoner's Society said in a statement that Israeli soldiers stormed the cities of...
  • »Israel Arrested 800 Palestinian Children in 2017

    Sun 27 August / Aug 2017. 12:00 AM
    RAMALLAH — The Israeli occupation authorities have arrested 800 Palestinian children since the start of 2017 including 25 who were injured after being shot by the occupation forces, according to Head of the Commission of Detainees and...
  • »Around 3,500 Israeli Settlers’ Homes Built on Private Palestinian Lands

    Wed 23 August / Aug 2017. 12:00 AM
    RAMALLAH — Some 3,500 illegal settlements including residential and public buildings were built on private Palestinian lands in the West Bank, according to Israeli Civil Administration data, the Haaretz daily reported today.
    Israeli...
  • »Israeli Forces Arrest 14 Palestinians in West Bank

    Wed 23 August / Aug 2017. 12:00 AM
    RAMALLAH — Israeli occupation troops early Wednesday arrested14 Palestinians in various West Bank cities, according to a Palestinian source.
    The Palestinian Prisoner's Society said in a statement that Israeli soldiers stormed the cities of...
  • »Barcelona attack: Suspects 'planned to hit key monuments'

    Tue 22 August / Aug 2017. 12:00 AM
    The cell behind the Barcelona van attack had planned to use explosives against monuments including the city's famous Sagrada Familia church, a suspect has told a Madrid court.
    Mohamed Houli Chemlal is one of four surviving suspects who gave...
  • »Dozens of Citizens Killed in Raqqa US-Coalition Strike; 42, including 19 Children

    Tue 22 August / Aug 2017. 12:00 AM
    CAPITALS — US-led coalition air strikes killed at least 42 civilians after targeting densely-populated neighbourhoods of the ISIS-controlled Syrian city of Raqqa, a monitoring group has said.
    The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human...
  • »Surviving Barcelona Suspects Face Judge

    Tue 22 August / Aug 2017. 12:00 AM
    CAPITALS — Four men accused of belonging to the cell behind the terror attacks in and around Barcelona last week are appearing at the high court in Madrid.
    The judge questioning them is deciding what charges to press over the vehicle attacks...
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