Iraq’s Elite Soldiers Have Their Sights Set on Mosul

The men wore fatigues and black T-shirts, many adorned with death’s head prints taken from American popular culture, such as the Pirates of the...

Worldly powers devise a plan to take Mosul back from the IS.

The Iraqi Army and coalition forces launched an offensive this week to retake Mosul from the Islamic State. The third day of the campaign to...

India has no moral ground to talk about counter-terrorism, says Sartaj Aziz

Adviser to Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz on Sunday said that India had no moral ground to talk about counter-terrorism efforts and...

Dhaka seeks balance of strategic ties

Developments like government-to-government deals worth $24.45 billion and private investment worth $13.6 billion, during Chinese President Xi Jinping’s milestone visit to Dhaka, upgraded the...

Pakistan’s underdog businessman gearing up for comeback

Up until the mid-2000s, the Yousuf Dewan Companies (YDC) was one of the biggest business conglomerates in Pakistan. It had business interests in sugar,...

China sends two astronauts to space lab: Xinhua

BEIJING: China launched two astronauts into space Monday, official media said, on a mission to its orbiting laboratory as the country works towards setting up...

Turkey fires NATO military envoys after failed coup: Report

Turkey has fired hundreds of senior military staff serving at NATO in Europe and the United States following the failed July 15 coup, documents...

Turkey cannot be excluded from Mosul operation: Erdogan

Ankara cannot be excluded from the operation launched to retake the Iraqi city of Mosul from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant...

Kuwait’s Ruler Dissolves Parliament, Citing Security and Oil Prices

KUWAIT CITY — Kuwait’s ruler dissolved Parliament by royal decree on Sunday over unspecified security concerns and amid low oil prices that have squeezed...

Without a Constitution, ‘Brexit’ Is Guided by a Prerogative. But Whose?

LONDON — For hundreds of years, the royal prerogative has allowed Britain’s leaders to mint coinage, requisition ships, send troops into battle or authorize...

Latest Wikileaks #Podesta emails: Black voters, ‘backstabbing’ & San Bernardino

WikiLeaks have uploaded yet another batch of emails from Hillary Clinton’s campaign chair, John Podesta. This ninth release brings the total number of leaked...

Hillary Clinton Liked Covert Action if It Stayed Covert, Transcript Shows

Hillary Clinton longs for the days when Americans knew how to execute a covert action abroad and not spill the details to reporters. Addressing a...