Turkey: Rockets fired from Syria wounded 5 kids

The White House said it opposes Turkey's push into areas in northern Syria controlled by the Syrian Democratic Forces, or SDF, an opposition group the Obama administration supports, as it stands to erode the united front against Islamic State. More..

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Death toll in Yemen bombing up to 71

No one has claimed responsibility for the attack, but it resembled previous suicide bombings in the city which Islamic State said it carried out. The assault killed at least 71 people and wounded 98, medical ...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

ISIS bomber kills 71 Army recruits in Yemen

They say the Monday attack left over 60 wounded, who have been taken to three area hospitals. The radical terror group has been using Yemen's 18-month-old civil war between President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi's ...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Turkey's fighting talk ups ante in Syria's long and complex war

We do not have a clue about who the perpetrators behind the attack were. A senior rebel official also said Turkish-backed Syrian rebels were preparing to launch an attack to seize the Syrian town of Jarablus ...More..

John Kerry agrees on additional intelligence and law enforcement cooperation with Bangladesh
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

John Kerry agrees on additional intelligence and law enforcement cooperation with Bangladesh

The most recent killed 20 people, including 17 foreigners, at a popular restaurant last month in Dhaka , the capital. Hasina's administration has consistently denied that ISIS has gained a foothold in the co...More..

Turkish-backed Syrian rebels advance towards Manbij
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Turkish-backed Syrian rebels advance towards Manbij

The Kurdish Popular Protection Units (YPG), which dominates the SDF, says its forces have withdrawn, and that the Turkish action against the group was a "pretext" for occupying Syria. Syrian opposition activist...More..

Kobe Bryant: 'A real competitor' would not be intimidated by Warriors
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Kobe Bryant: 'A real competitor' would not be intimidated by Warriors

I don't care how many players you have over there, we're still going to take you down", he told Jim Rome. "I would have thought less about myself if I looked at that move and said, 'That's unfair, '" said Bry...More..

Turkish warplanes destroy ammunition depot in northern Syria
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Turkish warplanes destroy ammunition depot in northern Syria

Turkey said the dead were Kurdish YPG militants. Rebels opposed to the Turkish intervention had earlier on Saturday denied there were Kurdish forces in the area. Turkish air strikes in north Syria killed 25 K...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Explosion hits criminology institute in Brussels

Belgium's terror alert level remains high since bomb attacks on Brussels airport and the city's metro claimed by the Islamic State killed 32 people in March. But police could not confirm that a bomb had exp...More..

Portugal's Guterres tops 3rd poll for UN chief — UN Diplomat
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Portugal's Guterres tops 3rd poll for UN chief — UN Diplomat

The biggest movement in this vote is by the Slovakian Foreign Minister, Miroslav Lajcak, who has moved into second spot from the depths of seventh in the first ballot to 10th in the second ballot. Guterres, who...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Syrian Kurdish forces to give up some ground

US Vice President Joe Biden, visiting Ankara last week, said Washington had told the YPG to go back across the Euphrates or risk losing American support. Turkish troops return from the Syrian border, in Karka...More..

Bomb explodes outside criminology institute in Brussels, no casualties reported
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Bomb explodes outside criminology institute in Brussels, no casualties reported

Belgium's police and army have also been deployed in large numbers since suicide bombers attacked Paris last November, leaving 130 dead. The criminology institute, which is affiliated to the country's feder...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Indian officials lift curfew from most of Kashmir

Government forces on Monday removed steel barricades and coils of barbed wire from the roads across the region, but officials said the curfew would continue in some parts of the old quarters of Kashmir's main c...More..

Italy earthquake death toll rises to 292
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Italy earthquake death toll rises to 292

Earlier Monday, survivors in Amatrice , where at least 229 people perished in the August 24 quake, started shouting angrily after authorities informed them the funeral Mass would be celebrated Tuesday evening ...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Two Turkish soldiers killed in clashes in southeast

Turkish air force jets launched strikes against targets of the "separatist terrorist organization" in Gara in northern Iraq, Anadolu news agency said, referring to the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK). O...More..

Trump to deliver speech on immigration Wednesday
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Trump to deliver speech on immigration Wednesday

Republican presidential nominee Donald TrumpDonald TrumpJoe Scarborough labels Trump #AmnestyDon Trump hits Clinton on economy in new ad How welfare vanished as a political issue MORE criticizes his Democratic...More..

New England governors, eastern Canadian premiers meet
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

New England governors, eastern Canadian premiers meet

Baker, a Republican, co-chaired the two-day conference at the Statehouse in Boston. Last year, the premiers and governors committed to lowering greenhouse gas reductions by 35 to 45 per cent of 1990 levels by...More..

United pilots suspected of being drunk arrested in Glasgow
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

United pilots suspected of being drunk arrested in Glasgow

The incident comes just over a month after two Canadian pilots were also arrested for being drunk in the cockpit at Glasgow Airport before they were scheduled to fly an Airbus A310, which can carry up to 250 pa...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Rajnath Singh to head all-party delegation to Kashmir on September 4

Modi said those pushing youth towards stone pelting in Kashmir will some day have to answer them. "Following improvement in the situation, there will be no restrictions in Kashmir Valley from tomorrow excep...More..

Trump could feel sting from new Clinton ads depicting him as racist
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Trump could feel sting from new Clinton ads depicting him as racist

Trump's stance on illegal immigration has changed over the course of the past year. Affirmative action unjustly subverts the racial hierarchy; "low-IQ Mexican immigration is the greatest threat to America"; whi...More..