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UAE denies shipping weapons to Libya despite embargo

The UAE denied Tuesday it shipped US missiles to Libya, which is under a UN arms embargo, after a democratic senator warned Washington could...

Pyongyang raises ‘dotard’ spectre as deadline looms

North Korea has threatened to resume referring to US president Donald Trump as a "dotard", raising the prospect of a return to a war...

‘They gave me electric shocks in a dark room’: Screams in the night in...

The soldiers came after midnight, Abid Khan says, his hands trembling, one of around two dozen young men in just one part of occupied...

Turkey launches ground offensive against Kurdish forces in Syria

Turkey launched a broad assault on Kurdish-controlled areas in northeastern Syria on Wednesday (Oct 9), with intensive bombardment paving the way for a ground...

Putin says Russia prepared to drop START nuclear arms treaty with US

President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday (Jun 6) Russia was prepared to drop a nuclear weapons treaty with the US and warned of "global...

DoD releases report on enhancing security, stability in Afghanistan

The Defense Department provided to the Congress its semiannual report titled "Enhancing Security and Stability in Afghanistan" on Tuesday. Covering events from Dec. 1 to...

China demands US cancel arms sale to Taiwan

Beijing: China demanded Tuesday that the United States "immediately cancel" a potential sale of $2.2 billion in arms to self-ruled Taiwan, including battle tanks...
F-16s from the Pakistan Air Force fly near a KC-135 after refueling

Pakistan releases more ‘proof’ contradicting Indian claim of shooting down F-16

Hours after Foreign Policy published a report on US officials contradicting the Indian claim of shooting down a Pakistan Air Force F-16 jet on...

US to Send Troops, Military Equipment to Saudi Arabia, UAE

The U.S. is sending additional military forces and air defense equipment to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, the Pentagon said Friday night. The...
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Syrian army chips away at ISIS on several fronts

Syrian troops and allied militia on Sunday chipped away at territory held by Islamic State jihadists on several fronts across the country, state media...