Airstrike in northeastern Syria kills at least 11 civilians

BEIRUT: An air strike on an area in northeastern Syria still held by the ISIS group has killed at least 11 civilians, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Tuesday. The Britain-based monitor said the strike was conducted early Monday in the south of Hasakah province by the US-led coalition, which

Four Egyptian workers killed by land mine near new capital

By Reuters CAIRO (Reuters) - Four Egyptian workers were killed and two injured, when a landmine exploded east of Cairo in an area where the government is constructing a new administrative capital, security sources said. The sources said the mine was likely a remnant of the 1973 war Egypt fought with Israel

Palestinian journalist dies from Israeli fire at Gaza-Israel border

By Middle East Affairs A Palestinian journalist died Saturday after succumbing to gunshot wounds by Israeli fire Friday while covering the protests on the Israel-Gaza border, Reuters reports, and three other journalists also sustained injuries. Since the six-week "Great March of Return" began March 30, Israeli troops have prioritized keeping Palestinians from