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Deadly strike prompts suspension of west Mosul operations

26 March, 2017

While Iraq's parliament speaker Salim al-Jabouri has expressed concern over reports of airstrikes that may have killed more than 100 civilians in western Mosul.

US: Coalition airstrikes targeted Mosul district where 'massacre' occurred

25 March, 2017

Over 200 people were reportedly killed as a result of suspected coalition airstrikes on the al-Jadida neighbourhood of west Mosul as civilian casualties in the IS-held bastion continue to rise

Muslim-led crowdfund raises over $30K for London attack victims

25 March, 2017

A crowdfunding campaign led by Muslim man to fundraise for the victims of the recent Westminster attack in London has raised over $30,000 in a little over a day.

Saudi embassy confirms UK attacker worked in Saudi Arabia

25 March, 2017

Khalid Masood taught English in Saudi Arabia from November 2005 to November 2006 and again from April 2008 to April 2009.

Mosul rescue workers recount horror of devastating air raid

25 March, 2017

In Mosul at the scene of a devastating air raid, which killed as many as 200 civilians, Civil Defence responders spoke of the horrors civilians are facing.

Spotlight falls on Raqqa as Tillerson to visit Turkey

25 March, 2017

Turkey is a key NATO ally to the US. However Washington's faith in Kurdish forces currently marching on IS de facto capital threatens to derail the relationship.

London Attack: It's time to stop sexing up terror

25 March, 2017

Comment: Talk of the Westminster attacker being radicalised misses the point that he was simply a deranged criminal, and should be treated as such by the media, writes Tallha Abdulrazaq.

Dozens killed in prison airstrike in Syria's Idlib

25 March, 2017

The dead included both prisoners and prison guards, while a number of prisoners were shot dead as they attempted to flee after airstrikes struck the prison.

Tunisia calls in UK envoy over 'unjustified' laptop ban

25 March, 2017

The North African country protested against what it called an "unjustified" ban on electronic devices on flights to the United Kingdom.

Russia trying to gain influence in Libya: US general

25 March, 2017

Russia is trying to expand its influence in Libya through a combination of military means and oil and weapons sales, a top US general said Friday.

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