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US Sanctions Hezbollah Operative over 1994 Argentina Terrorist Attack

US Sanctions Hezbollah Operative over 1994 Argentina Terrorist Attack

The United States imposed on Friday sanctions on a senior Hezbollah operative for his involvement in the 1994 bombing of a Jewish community center in Argentina’s capital Buenos Aires. In a statement, the State Department also offered a $7 million reward for information on the whereabouts of Salma

Several Killed, Scores Wounded in Blast Outside Kabul University

Several Killed, Scores Wounded in Blast Outside Kabul University

A deadly bomb exploded outside the Kabul University in the Afghan capital on Friday. At least eight people were killed, while almost 33 were wounded, according to police and health officials, the Associated Press (AP) reported. A number of the wounded are reported to be in critical condition.

Argentina Brands Hezbollah Terrorist Organization, Freezes Assets

Argentinian authorities designated Hezbollah, which it blames for two attacks on its soil, a terrorist organization on Thursday and ordered the freezing of the Lebanese party’s assets in the country. The announcement coincided with a visit by US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo as Argentina marks t

Turkey Will Drill for Gas until Greek Cypriots Accept Plan

Turkey Will Drill for Gas until Greek Cypriots Accept Plan

Turkey will continue drilling for gas in waters off Cyprus if the internationally recognized Greek Cypriot government does not accept a cooperation proposal put forward by Turkish Cypriots, Ankara’s foreign minister said on Sunday. Mevlut Cavusoglu said a proposal by Turkish Cypriot leader Mustaf

 Death Toll in Boat Migrant Accident off Tunisia Reached 82

Death Toll in Boat Migrant Accident off Tunisia Reached 82

The number of bodies recovered by Tunisia after a ship packed with migrants sank off its coast last week has risen to 82. The incident is one of the worst disasters in recent years, the Tunisian Red Crescent said on Saturday. The boat capsized after setting off for Europe from neighboring Liby

The Taliban Promise to Protect Women. Here's Why Women Don't Believe Them

The Taliban Promise to Protect Women. Here's Why Women Don't Believe Them

At just 29, Zainab Fayez made herself into one of Afghanistan’s foremost defenders of women. As the first and only female prosecutor in Kandahar Province, deep in the conservative south of the country, she sent 21 men to jail for beating and abusing their wives or fiancées. I thought I should

Turkey Receives First Russian Missile Delivery Sparking US, NATO Concerns

Turkey Receives First Russian Missile Delivery Sparking US, NATO Concerns

Turkey received the first batch of Russia's S-400 missile defense system on Friday, sparking NATO "concern" and risking deepening tensions with the United States, which has repeatedly warned against the purchase. The delivery to an airbase in the Turkish capital Ankara comes after Washington warn

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