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  • 14 July 2014

    ISRAEL has deployed ground troops inside Gaza for the first time to raid a rocket launching site in the Palestinian territory.

  • 14 July 2014

    AFGHANISTAN'S rival candidates have reached a breakthrough agreement for a complete audit of their contested presidential election and a national unity government.

  • 14 July 2014

    HEAVY fighting has broken out between rival militias near the airport of the Libyan capital, with residents reporting explosions and gunfire that forced the suspension of all flights.

  • 14 July 2014

    IRAQ'S parliament has failed to break a damaging political deadlock which is holding up the formation of new government to tackle an Islamist-led insurgency raging fewer than 50 miles from Baghdad.

  • 14 July 2014

    MOSCOW has threatened Kiev with "irreversible consequences" after a man was killed by a shell fired across the border from Ukraine, describing the incident in warlike terms as aggression that must be met with a response.

  • 13 July 2014

    Diplomatic relations between Germany and the US are now at a new and unexpected low following the decision taken by Chancellor Angela Merkel's government to demand that a senior CIA head of station should leave the country with immediate effect.

  • 13 July 2014

    The Israeli military's "pinpoint strikes" on houses in Gaza have killed whole families and children but few of the wanted men they are meant to target because they have long made themselves scarce, Palestinian residents say.

  • 13 July 2014

    Some 4000 Iraqi volunteers are being airlifted to an embattled city west of Baghdad to bolster government forces locked in a battle with Sunni militants there.