Syria: The Worst Humanitarian Crisis for 20 Years Rages On

Joanne Faulkner, Editor (Asia – Middle East & Central) DAMASCUS — The Syrian civil war, a conflict that began two years ago as protests from crack...

Hezbollah Commander Killed

  Joanne Faulkner, (Editor: Middle East) BEIRUT - Hezbollah leader Hassan Al Laqis, commander of the political and militant group Hezbollah, has been assassinated in Lebanon. The...

Growing Concern Over Food Shortages in Iraq

A food crisis is hitting Iraq, as the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) advances to retain control of key geographical areas cutting of...

Cyclone Chapala hits Yemeni Island of Socotra and mainland city of Mukalla

CHAPALA - Cyclone Chapala, one of the strongest cyclones that Yemen has seen in decades, has hit the Island of Socotra and al-Qaeda controlled city of...

Global Protests for a World with Palestine

As innocent lives are claimed every day in the Gaza Strip, demonstrators around the world take to the streets in a protest against Israel Around the...

Syrian refugees going back to the country

DAMASCUS - Since the beginning of a social unrest in March 2011 during the Arab spring, Syria has been in the midst of escalating...

Landslide victory for Sisi in Egyptian elections

Millions of Egyptians are heading to the polls today as the country gears up to pick its next leader. Voters will choose between former...

Accusations of Chemical Weapons mount in Syria

Joanne Faulkner, Editor (Asia – Middle East & Central)   DAMASCUS - The Syrian conflict has taken an even darker turn as video footage uploaded onto Youtube...

US-backed talks fail to save ISIS hostage’s life

Details have emerged revealing that US-backed talks with ISIS took place prior to the murder of American hostage Abdul-Rahman Kassig. WASHINGTON — US-backed negotiations with religious scholars failed...

Iran has secret facility for “nuclear weapons project”

Israel fears what this secret facility might be producing TEHRAN - Iran has a secret nuclear facility several floors underground in the outskirts of Tehran,...