Iraq: Protecting Civilians Key to Mosul Battle

Iraq: Protecting Civilians Key to Mosul Battle

 Iraqi government forces gearing up to drive Islamic State fighters from Mosul should prioritize protection of civilians. Hundreds of thousands of civilians remain in Mosul, Iraq’s second-largest...

UN worried about situation in Yarmouk refugee camp

UN worried about situation in Yarmouk refugee camp

The UN agency tasked with looking after Palestinian refugees has expressed concern about the “worrying humanitarian situation” in Yarmouk refugee camp on the outskirts of Damascus, QudsNet reported...

Syria: Russian airstrikes kill 12 civilians in Aleppo

Syria: Russian airstrikes kill 12 civilians in Aleppo

Twelve people were killed Saturday in Russian airstrikes on an opposition-held neighborhood in Syria’s Aleppo province, a Syrian Civil Defense official told Anadolu Agency.

Iraq: 20 killed, 50 injured in Baghdad violence

Iraq: 20 killed, 50 injured in Baghdad violence

At least 20 people were killed on Saturday in a spate of attacks across Iraq’s capital.

Regime killed 614 civilians in Syria since truce

Regime killed 614 civilians in Syria since truce

At least 614 civilians have been killed in Syria since the cessation-of-hostilities agreement took effect by the end of February this year, according to data compiled by Anadolu Agency.

Israel prevents UNDP official from returning to Gaza

Israel prevents UNDP official from returning to Gaza

The Israeli authorities have prevented Basil Nasser, the head of the UNDP’s Gaza office, from returning to the Gaza Strip, a Palestinian source told Sawa news agency.

  • Iraq: Protecting Civilians Key to Mosul Battle

    Iraq: Protecting Civilians Key to Mosul Battle

  • UN worried about situation in Yarmouk refugee camp

    UN worried about situation in Yarmouk refugee camp

  • Syria: Russian airstrikes kill 12 civilians in Aleppo

    Syria: Russian airstrikes kill 12 civilians in Aleppo

  • Iraq: 20 killed, 50 injured in Baghdad violence

    Iraq: 20 killed, 50 injured in Baghdad violence

  • Regime killed 614 civilians in Syria since truce

    Regime killed 614 civilians in Syria since truce

  • Israel prevents UNDP official from returning to Gaza

    Israel prevents UNDP official from returning to Gaza

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