World Bulletin / News Desk
Unidentified gunmen on Monday killed at least 40 Syrian soldiers and government employees who were being taken to the Syrian border by Iraqi authorities after fleeing into Iraq from a Syrian rebel attack, Iraqi officials said.
The attack on the convoy carrying the Syrians occurred in Iraq's westerly Anbar province, they said.
The Iraqi officials said some 65 Syrian soldiers and government officials had handed themselves over to Iraqi authorities on Friday after anti-government rebels seized the Syrian side of the Yaarabiya frontier crossing.
The proposed budget limits new spending to Can$5.7 billion (US$4.3 billion) over six years -- about 10 times less than the Liberals' inaugural budget last year.
Tillerson, ex-CEO of ExxonMobil, says he was persuaded by his wife to enter Trump administration as America's top diplomat
Martin Kobler makes assertion amid continued reports of grievous rights violations across troubled nation
Police officer stabbed to death, attacker shot dead by police with a woman dead after dozens plowed down by car on nearby bridge
McCain said he met recently with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, and the two spoke about the Kurdish issue.
Interior Minister Marco Minniti praised the police team that tracked Santo Vottari down to a building which had no fewer than four concealed bunkers in it.
Found guilty last year of bribery, the verdict and sentence are the first of their kind in the history of the ICC.
On Tuesday, Washington and London announced a ban on laptops and computer tablets in cabins on flights from Turkey, as well as several countries in the Middle East and North Africa.
Russian opposition newspaper Novaya Gazeta on Monday published more details on the laundering case.
By mid-April more than 800 British troops and nearly 300 French troops will be stationed in Estonia. A Danish contingent will replace the French later this year.
Omar Barghouti, who has headed the campaign for boycotts, divestments and sanctions against Israel was arrested by Israeli authorities yesterday
New German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier welcomes Ankara’s recent steps to calm tensions, urges end to Nazi comparisons
At least three people have been injured and others trapped after a train travelling to Switzerland derailed
Visit is first trip to Sudan by Tunisian PM since toppling of Ben Ali regime in 2011
Army’s 9th Armored Division wrests two more villages of western Mosul from Daesh terrorist group
Scottish debate suspended after London Parliament attack