World Bulletin / News Desk
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad appeared on television for the first time in two weeks on Tuesday in footage showing him meeting Saeed Jalili, the head of Iran's Supreme National Security Council in Damascus.
Assad's appearance came the day after his prime minister defected to rebels who have been waging a 17-month campaign to oust him.
Sinai area is a stronghold of the Egyptian affiliate of the ISIL group in Egypt
French PM says Russia should not 'get the wrong targets', echoing the words of French President to Russian counterpart Putin at Paris summit
Iraqi PM welcomes cooperation with Russia amid Moscow airstrikes on Syria targets allegedly belonging to ISIL since Sept. 30
'Russia is backing the butcher Assad and helping him,' PM Cameron says
Russian strikes destroy ISIL command post, underground bunker in Syria
Saudi-backed Yemeni government decided to sever diplomatic relations with Iran
UNICEF points to harrowing rise in fatalities, injuries and malnutrition among war-torn country's children
FMs from OIC member states reaffirm support for Yemen’s political transition, condemn Israeli actions in occupied E. Jerusalem
'Su-34 planes carried out strikes on an ISIL training camp and on a camouflaged command post southwest of the town of Raqa,' Russian defense ministry says
ISIL is not known to be operational in the areas targeted by Russia on Thursday where civilians were killed.
PM Davutoglu rejects Moscow's insistence that its campaign of air strikes launched this week was aimed at ISIL fighters
Salih Muslim, co chair of the Democratic Union Party has tied his hopes on Russian intervention in Syria over negotiations with Turkey
Facing stiff resistance from Saudi Arabia, Western governments have been stopped in their tracks for the launch of a UN inquiry into the Yemen war
Russia's military operation against 'ISIL and other terrorist groups' to last three to four months
Secretary-General of Ministry of Iraqi Peshmerga clarifies position on Russia's strikes on ISIL targets and says it is not part of it
US, Turkey, coalition partners demand Russia 'focus its efforts on fighting ISIL' in Syria