Around 100 US troops have been deployed to a southern city in Afghanistan which risks falling to the Taliban militants. The spokesman for the US forces in Afghanistan, Brigadier General Charles Cleveland, said Monday the soldiers have arrived in Helmand’s provincial capital Lashkar Gah to train and support Afghan troops. The general said the troops […]

US Secretary of State John Kerry has said that he would “likely” meet his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov to talk about Syria, noting they might reach the end of the ongoing discussions on the war-torn country. Kerry made the remarks in Nairobi, Kenya on Monday more than one month after he and Lavrov met in […]

The Federal Bureau of Investigation has uncovered nearly 15,000 emails sent directly to or from Hillary Clinton while she served as secretary of state, according to lawyers for the State Department. The emails and documents were disclosed by the FBI as part of its ongoing investigation into Clinton’s private server when she was America’s top […]

US Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has jokingly asked a TV host to check her pulse and “make sure if I’m alive,” in an attempt to dismiss a series of rumors about her declining health. Recently, a series of unsubstantiated reports have questioned Clinton’s well-being, claiming that she never fully recovered from a blood clot […]

A large number of activists have held a demonstration in the US city of Los Angeles to protest against Israel and Hillary Clinton, the Democratic presidential nominee. The pro-Palestinian demonstrators marched on Monday night near the Beverly Hills home of Zionist billionaire Haim Saban, who was hosting a big a fundraising event for Clinton. The […]

Hundreds of activists with the Black Lives Matter movement have taken into the streets of New York City to protest a surge in racist attacks and police violence against African-Americans. The protesters marched to the downtown area of Westhampton Beach on Sunday, carrying posters that had messages of unity and peace written on them. Outraged by the […]

Syrian Army troops fended off ISIL’s offensive on government forces’ strongholds in Deir Ezzur’s districts, inflicting a heavy death toll on the terrorists. ISIL failed to break through government-held region of al-Jabal opposite to al-Omal district due to the heavy fire of the Syrian soldiers backed up by the country’s warplanes. ISIL left tens of […]

US Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has gained ground against his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton, according to a national tracking poll. For the first time in nearly a month, Trump finds himself ahead of Clinton, according to the latest LA Times/USC Dornsife poll published on Saturday. The daily tracking poll showed Trump at 45 percent […]

 Syrian warplanes launched massive airstrikes on defense lines and concentration centers of the terrorist groups in the Northern, Northwestern, Western and Northeastern countrysides of Aleppo city, claiming lives of dozens of the militants. Terrorists’ centers in Zahra Abd Rabeh, Jamiyat al-Zahra, the English graveyard region, Kafr Hamra, al-Shaqif industrial zone, Uweija, Mostadireh Jandul and Hanano […]

Israeli military forces have arrested at least 27 Palestinians during overnight raids on a number of houses across the occupied West Bank. Local sources, speaking on condition of anonymity, said Israeli forces stormed the town of Dura, located 11 kilometers (6.8 miles) southwest of al-Khali (Hebron), early on Monday and detained nearly 20 people, Safa […]