Al-Qaida-linked jihadis open fire on protesters in Idlib: monitor

Jul 21, 2017

Al-Qaida-linked jihadis open fire on protesters in Idlib: monitor

Jihadis from a coalition led by al-Qaida's former Syria affiliate fired on protesters in northwestern Idlib province on Thursday, a day after killing a demonstrator in the area, a monitor said. The incident comes as the jihadist Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) alliance fights pitched battles ...

Libya forces in 'liberated' Benghazi continue to fight jihadis

Jul 10, 2017

Libya forces in 'liberated' Benghazi continue to fight jihadis

Jihadis are still battling Libyan forces in Benghazi days after strongman Khalifa Haftar and his self-styled army declared victory in the eastern city, his forces said Sunday. Col. Miloud Zwei, spokesman for Haftar's Libyan National Army, said the fighting persisted in the district of Soug ...

Qatar's neighbors issue steep list of demands to end crisis

Jun 23, 2017

Qatar's neighbors issue steep list of demands to end crisis

Saudi Arabia and other Arab countries that have cut ties to Qatar issued a steep list of demands Thursday to end the crisis, insisting that their Persian Gulf neighbor shutter Al-Jazeera, cut back diplomatic ties to Iran and close down a Turkish military base ...