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Egypt Working for Libya Political Solution, Says FM

Egypt is working for a political solution to fighting in neighbouring Libya, its foreign minister said Saturday ahead of regional talks on the conflict.

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Bomb Kills Four at Syria-Jordan Border Camp

A car bomb blast killed at least four civilians at a camp for displaced Syrians by the border with Jordan on Saturday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitor said.

"A car bomb exploded on the outskirts of the Rukban camp on the Jordanian border, killing four displaced people and injuring others," said Rami Abdel Rahman, director of the Britain-based monitor.

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US Strike Killed over 100 al-Qaida Fighters in Syria

A US strike has killed more than 100 al-Qaida fighters at a training camp in northwestern Syria, the Pentagon said Friday.

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IS Wreaks New Destruction in Syria's Ancient Palmyra

The Islamic State group has demolished more treasured monuments in Syria's ancient Palmyra, a month after recapturing it from government forces, the country's antiquities chief said Friday.

The news is a fresh blow for the UNESCO World Heritage site, which had already been ravaged by the jihadist group during the nine months of control before being expelled in March last year.

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Settlers Rescued after Entering Palestinian Village

Four Israeli settlers were rescued from angry Palestinian villagers in the occupied West Bank on Friday after they entered in unclear circumstances, Palestinian officials said.

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Saudi-Led Air Strikes Kill 29 Yemen Rebels

Saudi-led air strikes on Yemen's Red Sea coast have killed at least 29 rebels over the past 24 hours, military sources said on Friday.

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IS Wreaks New Destruction in Syria's Ancient Palmyra

The Islamic State group has demolished more treasured monuments in Syria's ancient Palmyra, a month after recapturing it from government forces, the country's antiquities chief said Friday.

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Over 40 Fateh al-Sham Jihadists Killed in North Syria Air Strikes

More than 40 fighters of former al-Qaida affiliate Fateh al-Sham Front were killed in air strikes on their camp in northern Syria late on Thursday, a monitoring group said.

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Central Syria Clashes Leave 30 Dead

Fierce clashes near a key military airport in central Syria on Thursday left at least 18 jihadists and a dozen pro-government fighters dead, a monitoring group said. 

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Bahrain Lifts Ban on Electronic Daily

Bahraini authorities on Thursday lifted a ban on the electronic edition of al-Wasat newspaper, which was accused of sowing sedition during protests triggered by the execution of three Shiites.

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