The operation to evacuate settlers from an illegal outpost in the West Bank was completed on Thursday, Israeli police say.
New details have emerged surrounding Sunday's deadly joint US-United Arab Emirates counterterrorism raid on an al Qaeda compound in Yemen, shedding light on why the mission happened when it did -- and what went wrong.
Israel is once again ramping up its settlement program, with the announcement of thousands of new units in disputed areas of the West Bank.
Trump's travel ban does not only lack compassion, precision and potentially legal grounding, but it is also strategic suicide.
A US servicemember died of wounds suffered during a raid in Yemen against al Qaeda -- the first American combat death under President Donald Trump, US Central Command said Sunday.
Cannabis advocates scored a major victory in Israel on Thursday. In a move seen as a step toward marijuana decriminalization, Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan announced a new policy that would cut down on prosecution for recreational use of the drug.
The Palestine Liberation Organization will revoke its recognition of Israel if President Donald Trump moves the American Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, the PLO's chief negotiator tells CNN's Christiane Amanpour.
The home of the world's tallest building offers some of the world's best panoramic dining
2017 will mark the sixth anniversary of the Syrian conflict -- a war that has left nearly half a million dead and forced millions of others from their homes.
Three weeks ago, the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces announced the beginning of the long-anticipated offensive to take over ISIS' de facto capital, Raqqa. Since then, the coalition of Kurdish and Arab militias -- spearheaded by the YPG Kurdish militant group -- has achieved a slow but steady advance, capturing villages as close as 19 miles from the city.
Congested Dubai is looking to the future with a radical new mass transit system able to carry passengers at speeds faster than some airliners.
CNN's Matthew Chance explains why Russia wants to maintain its strong presence in the Middle Eastern country.
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