Category Archives: Middle East

Police hunt suspect after Islamic State kills 30 in Brussels suicide attacks

By Philip Blenkinsop & Francesco Guarascio BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Islamic State claimed responsibility for suicide bomb attacks on Brussels airport & a rush-hour metro train in the Belgian capital on…

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Refugees in freezing limbo on Greek-Macedonian border

By Lefteris Papadimas IDOMENI, Greece (Reuters) – Baby Zaynab lay swaddled in a multicolored blanket as her mother gently tried to rock her to sleep. She didn't obtain much sleep…

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Islamic State committed genocide against Christians, Shi'ites: U.S.

By Arshad Mohammed WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Islamic State militant group has committed genocide against minority Christians & Yazidis as well as Shi'ite Muslims, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry…

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Obama to travel to UK, Saudi Arabia: White House

Washington (AFP) – President Barack Obama will travel to the United Kingdom & Saudi Arabia in April, a visit set to be dominated by doubts over Britain's EU membership &…

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Advisor to Syria peace talks: Women should be at table

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — An activist advising the United Nations special envoy for Syria says more women should be at the peace talks, taking part in negotiations. Mouna Ghanem, a…

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