At least two police officers were killed and five additional policemen injured on Sunday in blast in downtown Cairo, health officials said. The security sources said the bomb exploded on a footpath under the 26 July Bridge in the neighborhood of ..
A ceasefire in officially still in place in eastern Ukraine, but as smoke and blasts fill the air, the echoes of conflict loom large. Saturday brought sporadic fighting to Donetsk as the country’s armed forces claim they repelled a separatist ..
US Secretary of State John Kerry has arrived in Paris ahead of Monday’s international conference on battling militant group Islamic State (ISIL). Nearly 40 nations have so far agreed to contribute to what Kerry said would be a worldwide fight to ..
At a meeting in Cairo, US Secretary of State John Kerry has called on Egypt to take a key role in the fight against extremist group Islamic State in Iraq and Levant (ISIL). Kerry has been visiting the Middle East to drum up backing for a broad ..
Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said Saturday he had ordered an end to air strikes in populated areas to protect civilians and minimize casualties. 'I have ordered the Iraqi Air Force to halt shelling of civilian areas even in those towns controlled ..
John Kerry on Saturday held talks with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi and Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry, as well as meeting the head of the Arab League, Nabil Elaraby. 'Egypt is on the frontline of the fight against terrorism, ..
Kerry, who arrived in the Egyptian capital mid-morning on Saturday local time, was scheduled to meet with President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi and the head of the Arab League, Nabil Elarabi in the course of the day. Despite the tensions raised by the ..
Kerry's visit to the Egyptian capital on Saturday is just the latest in a series of stops in which the top US diplomat is seeking to build support for a coalition of Arab and European allies to contribute to a campaign to defeat 'Islamic State' (IS) ..
Nabil Elaraby said at the opening session of a meeting of Arab League foreign ministers in Cairo on Sunday that the rise of 'Islamic State' (IS) militants in Iraq threatened not only the authority of the state, but 'its very existence and the ..
Abbas accused Hamas, which controls the Gaza Strip, of jeopardizing a recently installed unity government, Egyptian media reported Sunday. 'We will not accept the situation with Hamas continuing as it is at the moment,' Abbas said on arrival in ..