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Nusra Front 'kills' captive Lebanese soldier

Sat, 20 Sep 2014 - 5:08am
Al-Qaeda's Syrian branch, which claimed killing via Twitter, accuses Lebanese army of working with Shia group Hezbollah.

Turkish hostages seized in Iraq freed

Sat, 20 Sep 2014 - 12:29am
Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu says 49 Turkish hostages seized by ISIL fighters in Mosul have been brought back.

Egyptian pleads guilty in US embassy bombings

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 - 11:08pm
Adel Abdul Bary pleads guilty in case involving 1998 bombings in Tanzania and Kenya that killed 224 people.

Deal reached on enforcing Ukraine ceasefire

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 - 10:12pm
Agreement reached for creation of buffer zone and withdrawal of foreign fighters from conflict zone in eastern Ukraine.

New Zealand votes for new parliament

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 - 9:08pm
Prime Minister John Key likely to be re-elected for a third term as his centre-right National Party leads the race.

Kerry says Iran can help tackle ISIL threat

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 - 7:20pm
US Secretary of State says there is role for nearly all countries in the fight against the self-declared jihadist group.

Kenyan president ordered to attend ICC trial

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 - 5:56pm
Uhuru Kenyatta instructed to attend hearing at the Hague on October 8 over case relating to post-poll violence in 2007.

Yemen fighting rages as truce talks collapse

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 - 2:58pm
Fierce battles continue for second day in capital city Sanaa, pushing country to the brink of civil war.

Scotland referendum: Is UK less united?

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 - 1:49pm
Scotland rejects independence from the United Kingdom but is promised greater autonomy

China's Alibaba makes huge trading debut

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 - 12:36pm
Online retailer's value lifted to $244bn in early trades in what looks likely to be the biggest IPO in history.

Scotland rejects independence in referendum

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 - 12:44am
Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond concedes defeat after 55 percent vote against breaking union with England.

Deaths as multiple bombs rock Baghdad

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 - 11:42pm
At least 23 people are killed and 56 others injured after a series of suicide blasts rip through the Iraqi capital.

US Congress backs plan to arm Syrian rebels

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 - 6:46pm
Senate follows the House of Representatives in passing President Obama's plan to degrade and destroy the ISIL.

Kurds call for help to fight ISIL in Syria

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 - 6:23pm
Turkish Kurds issue call to arms after Islamic State group fighters besiege Kurdish Syrian city in major assault.

Deadly attack in Guinea on Ebola team

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 - 4:29pm
Eight bodies, including of three journalists, found in remote village following attack on team trying to educate locals.

Nigeria abuse: will torture go unpunished?

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 - 4:25pm
Amnesty International accuses security forces of carrying out 'shocking' torture and abuse in a climate of impunity.

Bahrain activist Maryam al-Khawaja released

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 - 3:53pm
Al-Khawaja out of prison but subject to travel ban and will face charges of assaulting a police officer.

Ukraine leader appeals to US for lethal aid

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 - 3:49pm
President Petro Poroshenko tells US congress he needs lethal military aid as "war cannot be won with blankets."

Houthi rebels push into Yemeni capital

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 - 10:03am
Residents and officials say Shia fighters are advancing along Thalatheen Street, a major route into the city.

US House backs plan to arm Syrian rebels

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 - 12:23am
Democrats and Republicans close ranks to vote 273 to 156 to approve Obama's train-and-equip plan meant to defeat ISIL.