Daily Archives: October 6, 2018

Attacks kill 4 civilians in northern Iraq

Four civilians were killed in two separate attacks in northern Iraq on Saturday, according to local security officials.

Suspected Daesh militants attacked the town of al-Asadiyah, south of Mosul, killing …

Pakistan: Court remands opposition leader in graft case

A Pakistani court on Saturday remanded opposition leader Shehbaz Sharif in custody of anti-corruption authorities for 10 days in a housing scheme scandal.

Shehbaz Sharif, younger brother of three-time premier …

Saudi Crown Prince says won’t pay US for own security

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman said his country will not pay Washington for its own security, saying his oil-rich kingdom was created even before the U.S. itself.

Saudi Arabia …

Israeli navy arrests 2 fishermen off Gaza coast

Israeli naval forces on Saturday arrested two Palestinian fishermen off the coast of the northern Gaza Strip.

The two fishermen were apprehended while fishing two nautical miles from the shore …

Turkmen families take refuge in Idlib security zone

Syrian Turkmens taking refuge in the Turkish security zone in Idlib say they face daunting difficulties in makeshift camps.

Anadolu Agency spoke to Turkmen families who had been forced to …

Indonesia: Eruptions recorded on volcanic island

t least 348 eruptions were recorded in the past 24 hours in Indonesia's Anak Krakatau island, the met office said on Saturday.

According to a statement from the Indonesian Agency …