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    India, China soldiers brawl again along disputed frontier

    Officials say Indian and Chinese soldiers brawled last week along the countries’ disputed border as a monthslong standoff between the nuclear-armed rivals continues By AIJAZ HUSSAIN and SHEIKH SAALIQ Associated Press January 25, 2021, 9:55 AM • 3 min read SRINAGAR, India — Indian and Chinese soldiers brawled last week along the countries’ disputed border, […] More

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    UN: Yemen’s warring sides resume talks on prisoner exchange

    The U.N. says Yemen’s warring sides have resumed U.N.-backed negotiations in Jordan over a prisoner swap ByThe Associated Press January 24, 2021, 11:51 AM • 2 min read CAIRO — Yemen’s warring sides Sunday resumed United Nations-backed negotiations over a prisoner swap, the world body said, more than three months after they completed the war’s […] More

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    UN: Violence in Sudan’s Darfur killed 250, displaced 100,000

    The U.N. refugee agency says tribal violence in Sudan’s western Darfur region earlier this month killed at least 250 people and displaced over 100,000 others including some 3,500 people who fled the violence into neighboring Chad ByThe Associated Press January 23, 2021, 11:39 AM • 2 min read CAIRO — Tribal clashes in Sudan’s Darfur […] More

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    Saudi TV says missile or drone intercepted over Riyadh

    Saudi Arabia says it has intercepted an apparent missile or drone attack over its capital, Riyadh, amid the kingdom’s yearslong war against Yemen’s Houthi rebels ByThe Associated Press January 23, 2021, 10:03 AM • 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Saudi Arabia said Saturday it intercepted […] More

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    Ugandan troops in Somalia say 189 extremists killed in raid

    Uganda’s military says it has killed 189 suspected Islamic extremists with al-Shabab in Somalia in a “surprise, swift” attack that targeted a meeting of members of the armed group By Associated Press January 22, 2021, 5:29 PM • 2 min read KAMPALA, Uganda — Uganda’s military says it killed 189 suspected Islamic extremists with al-Shabab […] More

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    Islamic State claims deadly and rare twin blasts in Baghdad

    Islamic State has claimed responsibility for a rare suicide attack that rocked central Baghdad, killing 32 people and wounding dozens By Associated Press January 22, 2021, 11:11 AM • 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article BAGHDAD — The Islamic State claimed responsibility for a rare suicide attack that rocked central Baghdad, […] More

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    Israeli warplanes strike Syria, kill 4 – including children

    Syria’s state media says Israeli warplanes have fired several missiles on targets in central Syria, killing a family of four By ALBERT AJI and BASSEM MROUE Associated Press January 22, 2021, 9:50 AM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article DAMASCUS, Syria — Israeli warplanes fired several missiles toward central Syria […] More

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    Albanian soldier dies in Afghanistan peacekeeping mission

    Albania’s Defense Ministry has reported the death of a soldier in Afghanistan, the second from the tiny Western Balkan country to die during the international peacekeeping mission ByThe Associated Press January 20, 2021, 10:22 PM • 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article TIRANA, Albania — Albania’s Defense Ministry on Wednesday reported […] More

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    Israel OKs hundreds of settlement homes in last-minute push

    Israeli authorities say they have advanced plans to build nearly 800 homes in West Bank settlements By JOSEF FEDERMAN Associated Press January 17, 2021, 6:34 PM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article JERUSALEM — Israeli authorities on Sunday advanced plans to build nearly 800 homes in West Bank settlements, in […] More

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    Violent youth protests hit Tunisia amid economic turmoil

    Police used tear gas to disperse violent protests led by disgruntled youths in several Tunisian cities overnight, including in the capital of Tunis and in the seaside city of Sousse By BOUAZZA BEN BOUAZZA January 17, 2021, 11:05 AM • 2 min read TUNIS, Tunisia — Police used tear gas to disperse violent protests led […] More

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    Official: Gunmen kill two women judges in Afghan capital

    A court official says gunmen have fired on a car in northern Kabul, killing two women judges who worked for Afghanistan’s high court and wounding the driver By TAMEEM AKHGAR Associated Press January 17, 2021, 8:02 AM • 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article KABUL, Afghanistan — Gunmen fired on a […] More

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    Official: 2 insider attackers kill 12 Afghan militiamen

    Afghan police say an insider attack by at least two members of an Afghan militia has killed 12 of their fellow militiamen By TAMEEM AKHGAR Associated Press January 16, 2021, 7:34 AM • 3 min read KABUL, Afghanistan — At least two members of an Afghan militia opened fire on their fellow militiamen in the […] More

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