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IS claims responsibility for Baghdad bomb that killed 4

29 April, 2017

The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for a bombing that targeted police station in Baghdad’s center Friday night, and Iraqi officials said the blast killed four people and wounded eight.

Video shows Egypt tribesmen burn IS militant alive

29 April, 2017

An Islamic State group militant was burned alive by the Egyptian al-Tarabin tribe in the country's tense Sinai region, reports said on Friday.

Car bomb blast kills three in central Baghdad: medics

28 April, 2017

A car bomb blast killed three people and wounded seven in central Baghdad's Karrada neighbourhood, local sources reported on Friday.

Turkish army, Syrian Kurdish militia in new clashes: army

28 April, 2017

New clashes erupted between the Turkish army and a Syrian Kurdish militia on Friday, after Ankara struck YPG positions earlier this week, the Turkish army said.

The growing rift between Sisi's parliament and al-Azhar

28 April, 2017

In the latest of regime attacks on al-Azhar, MP Mohamed Abu Hamed proposes a law to limit the powers of the Grand Imam by delegating essential roles to the president.

Egypt's al-Azhar challenged amid pressure to reform

28 April, 2017

Al-Azhar, Egypt's top Islamic authority, has been at the centre of a messy collision between politics and theology since President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi began campaigning for religious reforms.

Boris Johnson: UK could strike Syria 'without parliamentary approval'

27 April, 2017

The British foreign secretary says it would be 'very difficult' to reject a call from Washington for military action against Bashar al-Assad.

Coptic Christians – Egypt's forsaken community

27 April, 2017

The latest attacks on Egyptian Copts was shocking, but hardly new. Copts face discrimination daily from their fellow countrymen and from the regime that granted them equality in the constitution.

Insurgents' strength or Iraqi weakness? What's sustaining IS?

27 April, 2017

Comment: How have Islamic State military capacity and sectarian rivalries undermined tactical success for the Iraqi Army and its allies? asks Sarah Schneider.

Emirates boss confident US laptop ban will end soon

27 April, 2017

A laptop ban on some flights coming to the US could soon end, Emirates' chairman Sir Tim Clark has told local media, making travel a little easier for UAE travelers.

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