The mother of Twitter sensation seven-year-old Syrian girl Bana Alabed says she has left her soul behind after they were evacuated from their home in eastern Aleppo.
Deadly siege in Jordan as security forces free tourists trapped inside a medieval castle, amid reports a Canadian woman, two other civilians and four police officers were killed during exchange of gunfire. Deborah Lutterbeck reports. Continue reading
File of the recent history of the ancient city of Palmyra, home to Islamic State until Syrian government forces retook the ruined area in March.
In a rare speech, the head of Britain’s spy network says Islamic State are plotting attacks as Russia makes ‘desert’ of Syria.
A hospital in Yemen’s Hodeidah — where a prison was recently hit by a deadly airstrike — says that malnutrition is also on the rise due the country’s ongoing conflict.
Iran has executed an Iranian nuclear scientist detained in 2010 when he returned home from the U.S., after a court convicted him of spying for Washington. Mana Rabiee reports. Continue reading
Eight people are killed after two containers filled with fireworks explode in Amman, according to the Civil Defence forces.
Turkey (Next Media) – A former BBC journalist reportedly committed suicide after missing a flight at Istanbul airport on Saturday.
A week-long event hosted by Qatar University hopes to encourage late primary and early secondary school students to enjoy maths.
The ruler of Dubai unveils a multi-million dollar initiative to help fund development and humanitarian projects around the world, with a particular focus on the Middle East.