Israel, Palestinians agree to ceasefire from Sunday evening – sources

GAZA/JERUSALEM, Aug. 7 (Reuters) – Israel and Palestinian militants have agreed to a ceasefire in Gaza from Sunday night, as brokered by Cairo, sources said after a weekend of shelling Palestinian targets with longer-range rocket attacks against its cities . An Egyptian security source said Israel had agreed to the proposal, while a Palestinian official … Read more

Kabul bombing leaves eight dead, more than 20 injured

KABUL, Aug. 6 (Reuters) – A bomb explosion on a busy shopping street in the Afghan capital, Kabul on Saturday killed at least eight people and injured 22, hospital officials and witnesses said. The bomb exploded in a western neighborhood of the city where members of the Shia Muslim community’s minority meet regularly. Islamic State, … Read more

Airstrikes, rocket attacks push Israel and Gaza into second day of fighting

Fourteen dead, at least 110 injured – Palestinian Ministry of Health At least 160 rockets fired at Israel – military Israel killed Islamic Jihad commander in Gaza on Friday GAZA/JERUSALEM, Aug. 6 (Reuters) – Israel struck Gaza on Saturday and Palestinians fired rockets into Israeli towns after an Israeli operation against the militant Islamic Jihad … Read more

Palestinian militants fire rockets at Israel after airstrikes on Gaza

Israeli airstrikes kill at least 10, wound dozens Islamic Jihad Says It Will Hit Tel Aviv And Other Cities In Response Israel says attacks target ‘concrete threat’ Sirens sound in Israeli cities as authorities warn of missiles GAZA, Aug. 5 (Reuters) – Palestinian militants in Gaza fired dozens of rockets at Israel on Friday in … Read more

Militants attack Mali’s main military base, situation ‘under control’

KATI, Mali, July 22 (Reuters) – Islamic militants attacked Mali’s main military base just outside the capital Bamako on Friday in a complex car bomb attack, but armed forces said they had repulsed the attack and had the situation under control had . Militants linked to al-Qaeda and the Islamic State have repeatedly invaded bases … Read more

Turkey declines responsibility for attack on Iraqi Dohuk that killed eight people

SULAIMANIYA, Iraq, July 20 (Reuters) – The Iraqi government will recall the Iraqi chargĂ© d’affaires in Turkey for consultations after accusing Ankara of carrying out an attack on a mountain resort in northern Dohuk province, state news agency INA reported. . read more Turkey refuted Iraq’s claims that it carried out a strike that killed … Read more