Masoud Barzani, president of the Iraqi Kurdistan region since 2005, told La Stampa newspaper that the liberation of Mosul, where US-backed Iraqi troops continue their advance on Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL), will not bring the defeat of the terrorist group.
Stella Parker, owner of the Barnardos charity shop in Porthmadog, Wales, made a startling discovery while sifting through a pile of books contained in a battered old suitcase. “All the lining of the suitcase was ripped, as I went through the case I noticed this paper behind the lining.
Miles Maclagan has backed a red-hot Andy Murray to finally claim his maiden title in the California desert at Indian Wells.
The video in question went viral after journalist Hayam Awad, posted it to her Facebook page on Wednesday. The video has since been shared on YouTube and has been viewed over 100,000 times.
WASHINGTON — Three years ago, President Barack Obama ordered Pentagon officials to step up their cyber and electronic strikes against North Korea’s missile program in hopes of sabotaging test launches in their opening seconds.
Sam Querrey beat 14-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal in straight sets to claim the ATP Mexico Open title on Saturday.
BEIJING China pledged more support to its military on Sunday including strengthening maritime and air defenses amid efforts to safeguard sovereignty, but in a highly unusual move did not give spending figures for 2017 despite promises of transparency.
MANILA Philippine soldiers have found the remains of a German man who was beheaded by Islamic State-linked Abu Sayyaf militants last week, a military official said late on Saturday, Both the head and body of Jurgen Kantner were recovered while the troops were conducting combat, search and retrieval operations in Indanan town in the remote…
WASHINGTON The White House budget director confirmed Saturday that the Trump administration will propose “fairly dramatic reductions” in the U.S. foreign aid budget later this month. Reuters and other news outlets reported earlier this week that the administration plans to propose to Congress cuts in the budgets for the U.S.