July 4, 2015 - 17:53 AMT
The air strikes in Iraq targeted militants and their holdings near Falluja, Makhmur, Mosul and Sinjar.
July 4, 2015 - 14:26 AMT
Earlier this year, Boko Haram occupied large parts of northeastern Nigeria and was increasingly mounting attacks on neighboring states.
July 4, 2015 - 14:13 AMT
Wary of further provoking Russia, Western politicians have quashed talk of NATO and the European Union expanding eastward any time soon.
July 4, 2015 - 13:56 AMT
The TV station said heavy artillery and aerial bombardment were being deployed to capture the city, located north-west of the Syrian capital.
July 4, 2015 - 11:40 AMT
Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras was greeted with huge cheers when he told supporters to vote "No" to the terms of an international bailout.
July 4, 2015 - 11:36 AMT
An Israeli military source earlier said the rockets had been fired from Sinai, which borders Israel, the Gaza Strip and the Suez Canal.
July 3, 2015 - 19:34 AMT
France's Le Monde newspaper published an open letter Assange had written to President Francois Hollande asking for asylum.
July 3, 2015 - 19:23 AMT
Iran is in talks with the U.S. and five other powers - Britain, China, France, Germany and Russia - on an agreement to curtail its nuclear program.
July 3, 2015 - 16:08 AMT
Earlier, Konstruktorskoye Byuro Mashinostroyeniya said that the systems will not be exported until 2016.
July 3, 2015 - 14:06 AMT
Analysts say the fall of Syria's second city would be a major setback for President Bashar al-Assad.
July 3, 2015 - 13:54 AMT
Ukraine has moved slowly on issues such as overhauling debt-laden Naftogaz and cleaning up the judiciary and law enforcement.
July 3, 2015 - 11:57 AMT
The controversial construction plans for Triangle Tower ave divided Parisians since plans were unveiled in 2008.
July 3, 2015 - 10:32 AMT
Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is expected to be at one rally to support the "No" vote, opposing the terms.
July 3, 2015 - 10:28 AMT
Syrian insurgents led by Islamist groups began a major offensive for full control of the divided northern city.
July 2, 2015 - 19:03 AMT
"The future of Europe would be at stake if we forgot who we are and what makes us strong - a community based on rules and responsibility," she said.
July 2, 2015 - 18:50 AMT
This week has been especially troubling for Egypt, a strategic U.S. ally which has a peace treaty with Israel and controls the Suez Canal.