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Over the July 19th-21st weekend protests in Hong Kong continued for the 4th straight week. On July 21st, a mob of masked “pro-Government mobsters,” wearing...

The Libyan National Army (LNA) announced on July 21 that its air-defense units had shot down a Turkish unmanned combat aerial vehicle (UCAV) near the country’s...

Raytheon today signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the UK Ministry of Defence to join Team ARTEMIS Industry, a collaboration between government and industry...

Vying for wider regional influence, Turkey is purposely prolonging Libya’s eight-year civil war, writes senior political analyst at Al-Ahram Centre for Political...

Saudi Arabia’s media has designated Turkey as an unsafe location due to rising petty crime aimed at Saudi citizens and gun violence, as part of a move by...

Yemen’s Houthi rebel group on Sunday claimed to have killed Saudi soldiers in an attack in the oil-rich kingdom, according to pro-Houthi television media. Al-Masirah...

Two border guards were killed in clashes with militants near the country’s border with Pakistan, according to the  Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC)...

At least seven people, including four policemen, were killed and 24 injured in twin terrorist attacks, including a suicide bombing in northwestern Pakistan...

“If Turkey does not bear this issue [of irregular migrants] with determination, no government in Europe will be able to withstand this wave for more than...

The Syrian Ministry of Transport said in an official statement that the train was struck by improvised explosive devices (IEDs). This caused a derailment. A...