Tuesday, June 30, 2015
One of my colleagues asked me some time ago:
Monday, June 29, 2015
Iran and major powers admitted during tense talks Sunday that their fast-looming deadline to nail down a historic nuclear deal would be missed as they struggled to overcome major differences.
Kuwaiti authorities on Sunday identified the suicide bomber behind an attack on a Shiite mosque that killed 27 people as a Saudi citizen who flew into the Gulf nation just hours before blowing himself up.
Egypt faced treacherous weather conditions Saturday as a sandstorm blanketed the north of the country and a magnitude-5.2 earthquake centered in the Sinai Peninsula shook buildings more than 200 miles away in the capital, Cairo.
Sunday, June 28, 2015
Tunisia's prime minister on Saturday called for all citizens to work together to defeat terrorism as thousands of tourists prepared to leave the North African country in wake of its worst terrorist attack ever.
Kurdish forces drove Islamic State group fighters from the flashpoint Syrian border town of Kobane on Saturday, after a killing spree by the jihadists left more than 200 civilians dead.
Saturday, June 27, 2015
A suicide bomber blew himself up during Friday prayers at a Shiite mosque in the Kuwaiti capital, killing at least 15 people, and in an unprecedented attack claimed by the Islamic State group.
The Vatican came under fire from Israel Friday after signing a historic first accord with Palestine, two years after officially recognizing it as a state.
The Islamic State group killed 120 civilians in a 24-hour rampage through the Kurdish town of Kobane in what a monitor said Friday was one of the jihadists' "worst massacres" in Syria.
Friday, June 26, 2015
Islamist militants in four regions of Russia's Caucasus have pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group, according to a recording which was welcomed by IS after being posted online.