Large blast near US military base, German embassy in Kabul

ARCHIVE PHOTO: Inside US Camp Eggers in Kabul NATO has confirmed there has been an attack in a diplomatic quarter of the Afghan capital, not far from the German embassy and US Camp Eggers. A military convoy was attacked at the entrance to the ISAF base in the diplomatic quarter of the capital close to both the German and Italian embassies, security More...

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By Editorial Team On Thursday, January 2nd, 2014

Pakistan’s Musharraf Rushed To Hospital On Way To Court

Former President Pervez Musharraf has dismissed the treason charge as politically motivated. Former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf has been taken to a hospital with a suspected heart problem while on his way More...

By Editorial Team On Saturday, November 9th, 2013

Maliki Accuses Saudi Arabia of Being Unfriendly Neighbor

Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki has criticized neighboring Saudi Arabia, accusing the Sunni Muslim kingdom of being unfriendly toward Iraq’s Shi’a-led government. Maliki, More...

By Editorial Team On Thursday, July 25th, 2013

Rand Paul slams Obama’s plans for military involvement in Syria

U.S. Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) (AFP Photo / Mark Wilson) Senator Rand Paul (R-Kentucky) had harsh words this week for the White House with regards to the Obama administration’s consistent inching towards a war in More...

By Editorial Team On Saturday, July 20th, 2013

Hamas rejects new talks with Israel announced by Kerry

US Secretary of State John Kerry (L) meets with Palestinian President Mahmud Abbas on July 19, 2013 at the Mukataa compound, in the West Bank city of Ramallah (AFP Photo / Pool / Mandel Ngan) Palestinian President More...

By Editorial Team On Monday, July 15th, 2013

Egyptian prosecutors freeze Brotherhood leaders’ assets amid violence investigation

Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohamed Badie (Reuters / Mohamed Abd El Ghany) The assets of top Muslim Brotherhood members and other Islamists have been frozen by Egypt’s prosecutors as they investigate the incitement More...

By Editorial Team On Thursday, July 11th, 2013

Pentagon spends $34 million on unused military base in Afghanistan

AFP Photo/Dibyangshu Sarkar The US military has constructed a $34 million building in southwestern Afghanistan, which it initially planned to use as its headquarters. But as the US scales back its troops, the brand More...

By Editorial Team On Friday, June 28th, 2013

Kerry resumes Israel-Palestine peace mission

Kerry’s bid to revive peace talks hit familiar warning signals as Israel stresses security needs and Palestinians denounce Israeli settlement building [Reuters]US Secretary of State John Kerry met for nearly More...

By Editorial Team On Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

Qatar’s emir transfers power to son

Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani , the ruler of Qatar for 18 years, has transferred the “reins of power” to his son. The outgoing emir made the announcement to hand over power to Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad More...

By Editorial Team On Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

Kerry Says Washington Working Closely With Karzai

Afghan President Hamid Karzai (right) with US Secretary of State John Kerry U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says Washington is working closely with Afghan President Hamid Karzai after the Taliban established More...