IS-inspired Indonesian homegrown militant groups re-gain power
Suicide bombings on Sunday and Monday in Indonesia's second-largest city Surabaya killed more than 20 people, while a police headquarters in Sumatra Island's Riau province was also attacked on Wednesday, with five people dead.
05-19 15:24:04
U.S. experts see DPRK's release of U.S. prisoners "a step forward"
Pyongyang this week released three U.S. prisoners in the lead-up to the upcoming meeting between leaders of the two countries, and experts say it's the first step forward in a series of obstacles, speedbumps and hurdles.
05-12 21:30:16
U.S. nuclear pullout to heighten conflict with Iran
After U.S. President Donald Trump pulled out of the nuclear deal, some experts predict his move will lead to a heightened U.S.-Iran tensions.
05-10 17:08:00
Maximum pressure tactic unsuitable as North Korea, US heading for summit
While the US and North Korea are expected to hold a summit probably in late May or early June, Washington won't stop provoking Pyongyang. The US claimed that North Korea's intention to denuclearize resulted from US-led sanctions and pressure. Pyongyang refuted this on Sunday.
05-09 21:43:36
UAE army destroys boats of Yemen's Houthis in "int'l waters"
The United Arab Emirates' (UAE) army, as part of the Saudi-led Arab coalition forces, on Wednesday destroyed two boats of the Iranian-backed Houthi militias in "international waters" in the Red Sea.
05-23 22:02:27
Last chapter of war in Damascus closes with final defeat of IS
Now,the IS still holds some areas in the eastern province of Deir al-Zour, namely in villages on the eastern bank of the Euphrates River, where the SDF is now fighting against the terror group.
05-23 08:22:21
Syrian army captures key IS stronghold south of Damascus
The Syrian army on Monday fully wrested control over the Hajar al-Aswad area, a key ISstronghold south of the capital Damascus, according to the state TV.
05-23 08:20:24
Israel says it is 1st country to use U.S.-made F-35 in combat
Israel is the first country in the world to use the U.S.-made F-35 stealth fighter in combat, said Israel Air Force (IAF) Commander Maj. Gen. Amikam Norkin on Tuesday.
05-22 21:59:21