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Saudi-led air raids hit Yemen's electricity network, witnesses say

Electricity generating stations across three rebel-held Yemeni provinces were hit in Saudi-led airstrikes on Monday, local residents said.

Turkey launches airstrikes against Islamic State in Syria

Turkish jets launched airstrikes against the northern Syrian town of Jarablus on Wednesday to clear it of Islamic State militants, state media reported saying it was a joint operation with the US-...

Iran: Russia may continue to use Iranian airbase for Syria strikes

Russian bombers may continue to use an airbase in Iran's western Hamadan province to conduct strikes in nearby Syria, the speaker of Iran's parliament said Tuesday, following a temporary halt on...

Israel carries out wave of airstrikes in Gaza following rocket fire

Israel carried out airstrikes overnight against dozens of targets in the Gaza Strip, an official said Monday, with the military saying the raids were in response to rocket fire from the...

Omran's brother dies in Aleppo hospital, cameraman says

The brother of Omran, the young boy pictured covered in dust in an ambulance after an airstrike in Aleppo, died Saturday from wounds sustained in the same attack, according to the journalist who...

Russia denies Syria strike as wounded Aleppo boy photo stuns world

Russia's military on Friday denied that its airstrikes in Syria target civilians after a photo of a wounded 5-year-old boy in the city of Aleppo sparked outrage across the world.

Official: 12 dead in Saudi-led airstrike on Yemeni sheikh's house

Twelve people were killed Tuesday in an airstrike by a Saudi-led coalition on the house of a Yemeni tribal sheikh, a health ministry official in the rebel-held capital Sana'a said.

56 civilians killed in US-led airstrikes in Syria, monitor group says

At least 56 civilians were killed Tuesday in new  airstrikes by a US-led coalition near the Islamic State-held northern Syrian city of Minbij, a monitoring group said.

Russia strikes US-backed anti-Islamic State force in Syria

Russian airstrikes in southern Syria hit an anti-Islamic State rebel force backed by the United States, news reports quoted the US government as saying Friday.

Russia to increase airstrikes on Aleppo to back Syrian army

Russia's military will conduct airstrikes on Aleppo in the "most active way possible" to help the Syrian army defend the area against terrorists, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says.

At least 28 killed in airstrikes in rebel-held areas in Syria

At least 28 civilians were killed on Friday in a series of airstrikes targeting rebel-held areas in Syria's northern city of Aleppo, a monitoring group reported.

US airstrike targets al-Shabaab commander

A US airstrike has targeted a senior commander of the Islamist insurgent group al-Shabaab in Somalia, the Defence Department says.

Death toll rises to 23 in reported Russian airstrikes on Syrian city

The death toll from overnight air raids on the Syrian city of Idlib has risen to 23 including seven children, an independent monitoring organization said on Tuesday.

Russia pauses strikes, gives Syria rebels chance to cut Islamist ties

Russia is temporarily halting airstrikes on "gunmen" in Syria to give rebel groups a chance to cut their ties with the local branch of al-Qaeda, Russian state news agency TASS reported on...

Monitor: At least 28 killed in airstrikes on refugee camp in Syria

At least 28 people were killed and more than 50 others injured on Thursday in airstrikes on a refugee camp in a rebel-held area in northern Syria, a monitoring group said.