The US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) captured two Americans in Syria who are suspected of being ISIS fighters, the militia said in a press release Sunday.
The United States will pull out of Syria only with assurances Turkey will not attack Kurdish allies there, national security adviser John Bolton told journalists on Sunday, according to reports.
Women in Saudi Arabia divorced by their husbands will now be sent a text message to inform them of their new status.
At least 40 people were killed when a gold mine collapsed Sunday in northern Afghanistan, authorities said.
Two members of the British special forces have been wounded in an attack by ISIS fighters in Syria, according to the Kurdish news agency Rudaw.
The scene that played out in the cramped meeting room at the Israeli parliament building on Tuesday could have been scripted by Hollywood.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has accused the Israeli media, and what he characterized as "left-wing demonstrators," of applying "brutal and inhuman pressure" on Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit to issue an indictment against him "at any price."
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The murder trial of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi began on Thursday, with prosecutors seeking the death penalty for five of the 11 suspects.
A cross-party group of British lawmakers and lawyers is seeking access to detained female activists whom Human Rights Watch says may have been tortured and sexually harassed while in prison in Saudi Arabia.
Netflix has blocked an episode of a comedy show which is critical of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and his alleged role in the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi from streaming in Saudi Arabia after officials from the Kingdom complained.
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At least three Vietnamese tourists and an Egyptian tour guide were killed Friday when a roadside bomb struck a tourist bus in Egypt, Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly told reporters, according to state-run Al Ahram Online.
Israeli author Amos Oz has died of cancer, his daughter said Friday. He was 79.
Former UN Human Rights Commissioner Mary Robinson has been criticized for describing a daughter of Dubai's billionaire ruler who was feared missing as "troubled" and in the "loving care of her family."
Syria's army said Friday it had entered the northern city of Manbij after Kurdish fighters called on Syrian forces to protect the area from the threat of a Turkish attack.
Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, who was ousted in 2011, testifies in the trial of his successor, Mohamed Morsy, the country's first democratically elected President, himself overthrown in a military coup in 2013.
Several lawmakers and political parties in Iraq on Thursday demanded the departure of American troops from their country.
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