World Bulletin / News Desk
A commissioned officer staged Wednesday's bomb attack in Syrian capital of Damascus, an opponent has claimed.
Dr. Mohammad Suri, a prominent opposition intellectual, told the Anadolu Agency on Thursday that the attack on the building during a National Security Council meeting actually targeted Bashar al-Assad, but it failed.
Suri said that it was not a suicide attack, stating that it was staged by a commissioned officer from the opposition.
Assad's brother Mahir Assad was injured seriously in the attack, he said.
Suri said the blast boosted morale of the opposition.
Israeli army detain Palestinian at Tulkarm checkpoint.
Officials warned that stalling the process would give extremists a chance to take over control.
China prepared to help Russian overcome economic troubles, despite Putin refusing to call economic issues a crisis.
Television footage showed Marcello di Finizio using ropes to lower himself, this is the fifth time di Finizio has staged a protest against laws.
Israeli forces routinely conduct arrest campaigns on Palestinians in the occupied West Bank on claims they are "wanted" by Israeli authorities
Seoul claims threats to nuclear infrastructure based on 'leaks' of classified data that could be obtained through online search.
Netanyahu says that Israel is being attacked by Hamas and the Palestinian proposal to UN to end Israeli occupation.
Hundreds of settlers stormed local shrine to pray at local tomb under Israeli police protection
Hamas had tried to mediate between Syrian regime and Muslim brotherhood
The announcement is part of an effort to resolve a mounting political crisis over long-delayed elections
The fatal Tarpon shooting occurred less than a day after New York City Police Officers Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu were executed in their squad car
Veteran politician Beji Caid Essebsi claimed victoryTunisian presidential run-off, seen as the final step to full democracy nearly four years after an uprising ousted autocrat Zine El-Abidine Ben Ali.
The military prosecution included to the list of charges rioting and committing violent acts against police and military forces, which led to the death of ten people.
Barzani says fight with ISIL will take long in a press conference on Mount Sinjar, a day after his Peshmerga forces wrestled control of Sinjar district from ISIL
Amir-Hossein Zamaninia will replace former Deputy Oil Minister for International Affairs Ali Majedi, who left three months ago to become ambassador to Germany