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U.S. bombers hit Islamic State militants in Libya: U.S. defense officials

U.S. B-2 bombers carried out air strikes against Islamic State camps outside of Sirte, Libya, on Wednesday night, killing dozens of militants, U.S. defense...

After 2016 campaign, more Americans consider Russia a threat

Americans are more concerned than they were before the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign began about the potential threat Russia poses to the country, according...

Aquino, 6 others face complaints over supposed gold shipment

MANILA, Philippines — Graft and plunder complaints have been filed against former President Benigno "Noynoy" Aquino III and six other officials during his administration for...

Nato puts 300,000 ground troops on ‘high alert’ as tensions with...

Up to 300,000 Nato troops have been put on alert amid rising tensions between Russia and the Baltic states. Jens Stoltenberg, the secretary-general of Nato, said...

Pakistan fires ‘first submarine-launched nuclear-capable missile’

Pakistan fired its first submarine-launched cruise missile on Monday, the military said, a show of force for a country that sees its missile development...

Chinese state tabloid warns Trump, end one China policy and China...

State-run Chinese tabloid Global Times warned U.S. President-elect Donald Trump that China would "take revenge" if he reneged on the one-China policy, only hours...

U.S. says Navy ship fired warning shots at Iranian vessels

A U.S. Navy destroyer fired three warning shots at four Iranian fast-attack vessels after they closed in at a high rate of speed near...

At least four killed in Palestinian truck attack in Jerusalem

A Palestinian rammed his truck into a group of Israeli soldiers on a popular promenade in Jerusalem on Sunday, killing four of them in...

In renewed push, Iraqi forces enter Mosul from north for first...

Iraqi troops entered Mosul from the north for the first time on Friday, part of a new phase in the battle for the city...

At least 33 prisoners killed in new Brazil prison uprising

At last 33 inmates have been killed in a new prison riot in the Amazon region of Brazil, officials said on Friday, just five...

Beheading attire and sexy suicide vests? Satire of ISIS wives stirs...

he wives of Islamic State fighters ponder what to wear at a beheading and assess how sexy they look in suicide vests in a...

Russia offers Philippines arms and close friendship

Russia is ready to supply the Philippines with sophisticated weapons including aircraft and submarines and aims to become a close friend of the traditional...

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