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Saudi prince opines that women should be allowed to drive

  In an extended opinion piece on his personal website forward thinking Saudi Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal, declared that he believes its "high time" that...

IS held Tal Afar attacked by Shia militia to assist in the liberation of...

The war to liberate the Iraqi city of Mosul from the so called Islamic State began earlier this month. So far, the Iraqi security...
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Turkey extends emergency rules

  The controversial emergency rule of Turkey is to continue for another three months. The rule was put in to place after the attempted coup...
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Syrian government refuse autonomy plea

​ On Sunday the Syrian government refused a U.N. request to grant Eastern Aleppo autonomy in an attempt to bring some calm to the city. The...

Several killed in Iran train crash

At least 36 people are known to have died with several more injured in a fatal collision between two passenger trains at a station...

UN Security chief calls east Aleppo a ‘slaughterhouse’, asks international community to do more.

The UN’s Human Rights leader Zeid Raad Al Hussein gave a speech in which he described the war torn city of Aleppo as a...

Rebels launch external attacks to break the siege of Eastern Aleppo

The rebels in Syria have announced that they will be organising to break the siege of east Aleppo. The rebels will be mounting an...

Istanbul suffers another terrorist attack 

A suspected pair of terrorist attacks have taken place in the Turkish city of Istanbul. The boasts were said to have taken place outside...
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Turkey investigate 10,000 social media accounts

  Turkey has announced a major investigation in to 10,000 accounts on social media that are thought to be linked to terrorism. The government is...
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UN backs Syria ceasefire

  The UN security council has adopted a resolution to support the fragile ceasefire currently in order in the war torn country. The great hope...