What Is Known About Group Blamed in Sri Lanka Attacks

WASHINGTON, Sri Lankan authorities Monday blamed a little-known Islamist group called National Thowfeek Jamaath (NTJ) for a series of coordinated attacks targeting churches and luxury hotels across the country that killed 290 and injured about 500 othe...

Syrian and Russian coordination committees: More than 4000 people evacuated from al-Rukban Camp

Damascus, The Syrian and Russian coordination committees for returning displaced Syrians announced on Monday that more than 4000 displaced people have been evacuated from al-Rukban camp and returned to their towns and villages.During a video conference...

Four wanted men arrested in Baghdad, Babylon and Anbar

BAGHDAD The Security forces arrested four wanted men in Baghdad, Babylon and Anbar.According to an intelligence statement, the detachments of the Military Intelligence Directorate arrested one of the wanted men in the district of Al-Mashahdah, north of...

Executive Office of Council of Arab Ministers of Meteorology Concludes Preparatory Meeting

Jeddah, The second preparatory meeting of the Executive Office of the Council of Arab Ministers for Meteorology and Climate Affairs concluded its meeting in Cairo today.The delegation of Saudi Arabia was led by the Vice President of General Authority o...

Ten wanted men arrested on criminal and terrorist charges in Diyala

Baquba, The Security forces of Diyala police arrested 10 wanted men, including three under Article 4 of terrorism during security practices throughout the province.Spokesman for the Diyala Police Command, Colonel GhalibAttia, told the NINA news agency ...

Lavrov, Zarif discuss resolving crisis in Syria

Moscow, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Monday discussed over the phone with Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif efforts for resolving the crisis in Syria.The Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement that the two sides discussed a nu...