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Thousands of Palestinians protest on Balfour Declaration centenary, condemning British involvement

Marchers chanting 'Oh the English colonisers, we want an apology from you.'

Somalia's deadliest bombing kills 276, injures 300

At least 276 people killed and 300 injured in a deadly attack in Somalia. 

The real effects of banning Americans from North Korea

The ban will go down as one more marker in the long history of conflict between the United States and North Korea.
September 01, 2017 | 08:38 am GMT+7

No Syria peace without answers on thousands of detainees: activists

Since the Syrian war erupted in 2011, tens of thousands have been arrested or forcibly disappeared across the country.
August 31, 2017 | 10:02 am GMT+7

Midnight rush for power in electricity-starved Gaza

The power can come on in the heat of the day or in the middle of the night, but whenever it does, people rush to get things done.
August 30, 2017 | 10:53 am GMT+7

Poverty, pirates, protest: Locals seize Nigeria oil hub

For 37 years their community in Nigeria's southern Rivers state has lived in the shadow of an oil pipeline transit station run by Shell's local subsidiary.
August 30, 2017 | 10:42 am GMT+7

Myanmar army battles Rohingya insurgents; thousands flee

The violence marks a dramatic escalation of a conflict that has simmered since October last year. 
August 29, 2017 | 08:55 am GMT+7

Israeli firm offers 'anti-terrorism' adventure to tourists

The foreigners yell 'fire, fire, fire' before shooting their automatic weapons as Israeli instructors look on -- but this is no military training.
August 17, 2017 | 10:35 am GMT+7

Deadly Central Africa clashes raise genocide fears

Witness reports of killings in the Central African Republic, some targeting aid workers, piled up Tuesday as the UN said it saw "early signs of a genocide" in the conflict-wracked ...
August 09, 2017 | 09:51 am GMT+7

Trump won't let Assad get away with 'horrible' crimes

Trump also called the Lebanese Shiite militia Hezbollah a threat to the entire Middle East.
July 26, 2017 | 09:16 am GMT+7

Qatar's ruler says time to resolve differences in talks

Qatar's Emir said his country is fighting terrorism.
July 22, 2017 | 09:34 am GMT+7

US, UK, Kuwait urge swift negotiated solution to Qatar crisis

Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, UAE and Egypt imposed sanctions last month, accusing Doha of aiding terrorism, something it denies.
July 11, 2017 | 03:14 pm GMT+7

Qatar c.bank says country has $340 bln in reserves, can weather Arab sanctions: CNBC

The central bank has $40 billion in reserves plus gold, and $300 billion in reserves that could liquidate.
July 10, 2017 | 02:41 pm GMT+7

Saudi, allies slam Qatar non-compliance as threat to security

'All political, economic and legal measures will be taken in the manner and at the time deemed appropriate to preserve the four countries' rights, security and stability.'
July 07, 2017 | 08:09 am GMT+7

Singapore's PM says parliament finds no evidence of abuse of power in family row

PM's younger brother and sister accused him of abusing power.
July 05, 2017 | 02:52 pm GMT+7