World Bulletin / News Desk
Syrian forces backed by tanks stormed Daraya, on the outskirts of Damascus, on Thursday after 24 hours of artillery and helicopter bombardment to drive out rebels, opposition sources said.
The bombardment killed at least 15 people and wounded 150 in Daraya, situated on the southwest edge of Damascus, the sources said.
Troops were conducting house to house raids in the conservative Sunni Muslim town and making their way to the town's centre, meeting light resistance from rebels who appear to have largely withdrawn from the area, activists in Damascus said.
The military court jailed blogger for insulting senior army commanders.
Displaced families moved to military base, where another 300 families had taken refuge after fleeing terror from nearby areas.
Iran says that Obama's request for a ten year freeze is unacceptable.
A member of Hubeshi's family said that Shiite Houthi groups have placed secretary of Yemen's cabinet, Hassan Hubeshi.
After the video went viral online, Israeli media reported that Israel's chief military prosecutor had ordered an investigation into the incident
Russia and Ukraine make a deal on the supply of natural gas for March. According to the agreement details no cuts in supply to European Union.
Australian soldiers will join international training force in preparation for Mosul assault after announced be sending 143 soldiers last week
Earthquake measuring 6.4 hits Indonesia, there was no word on casualities or damage.
People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) created a coalition in Kashmir
Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin said on the second day of his two-day trip to Japan, region of Crimea must return to Kiev's sovereignty
According to Ukraine military source, three Ukrainian soldiers killed in past 24 hours
Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis said in an interview, Greek are confident to repay
Obama sharply criticized Netanyahu's stance and China's plans
According to U.S military, U.S and its coalition partners conduct airstrikes area of Syria and near Kobani
Talks resume between India and Pakistan after being suspended over row last year
Libya's internationally-recognized House of Representatives suspended its participation in the talks last month following deadly suicide attacks in the eastern Qubbah city