Sunday August 16, 2015
A Syrian government air strike northeast of Damascus killed at least 80 people in a market place, workers in the rebel-held area and the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights have said.
Wednesday August 12, 2015
A 72-hour ceasefire came into effect today in the last rebel stronghold along Syria's border with Lebanon, according to a resident and a monitoring group.
Thursday August 06, 2015
Argentina's former president Carlos Menem went on trial along with 12 co-accused, charged with obstructing the investigation into the 1994 bombing of a Jewish centre in Buenos Aires which killed 85 people.
Tuesday June 16, 2015
An Egyptian court has sentenced ousted Islamist president Mohammed Mursi to death in a case related to a mass jail break that took place in 2011.
Saturday May 16, 2015
An Egyptian court sentenced deposed Islamist president Mohamed Morsi to death today over jail breaks during the 2011 uprising.
Friday March 27, 2015
Yemen's government has said Saudi-led airstrikes against its Houthi militia opponents would not last long on the second day of a campaign against the Iranian-allied militia that risks escalating a regional proxy conflict.
Wednesday January 28, 2015
A Spanish peacekeeper and two Israeli soldiers were killed in an exchange of fire between Hezbollah and Israel, sparking fears of a full-blown conflict in southern Lebanon.
Monday January 19, 2015
Iran has confirmed that a general of its elite Revolutionary Guards died in an Israeli strike on Syria that also killed six members of Lebanese militant group Hezbollah.
Sunday December 07, 2014
Syrian state television has said that Israeli jets had bombed areas near Damascus International Airport and in the town of Dimas, near the border with Lebanon.
Tuesday October 07, 2014
Hezbollah has claimed responsibility for a bomb attack that wounded two Israeli soldiers on the Lebanon-Israeli ceasefire line.