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Arab-led coalition says killed 8 Hezbollah members in Yemen

The Arab-led coalition battling rebels in Yemen Monday said its forces killed eight Hezbollah members in northern Yemen, near the Saudi border. "The coalition killed 41 terrorist elements in Maran…

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France won’t take any lessons from Rome on immigration

France's minister for European affairs said international law obliged Italy to let the stranded migrant rescue vessel Lifeline dock in an Italian port and that Rome was in no position…

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Italy’s interior minister heads for Libya amid migrant crisis

Italy's far-right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini left Monday for talks in Libya on the migrant crisis, he said on Twitter. "Mission Libya, we've left!", he said, posting a selfie on…

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England thrash Panama to reach last 16

England recorded their biggest win at a World Cup to overwhelm Panama and secure a place in the last 16 before their final Group G game with Belgium. Harry Kane…

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Erdogan ahead in early results in Turkey

Turkey's long-standing leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan remains ahead in presidential elections with 91% of votes counted, state media report. Mr Erdogan has 53%, while his closest rival, Muharrem Ince, is…

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France arrests 10 ultra-right suspects over plot to attack Muslims

Ten people with links to the radical far-right have been arrested by anti-terrorist police in France over an alleged plot to attack Muslims, judical sources said Sunday. The arrests were…

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Messi birthday overshadowed by Argentina’s World Cup crisis

In any other context, the gesture would have gone unnoticed: Lionel Messi received birthday greetings from Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli. The best wishes, however, came amid turmoil embroiling Sampaoli and…

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Iraq plans manual election recount only for suspect ballots

Iraq will conduct a manual recount of votes from a May election only for ballots mentioned in official reports on fraud or in formal complaints, a move likely to speed…

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Saudi air defenses intercept missile above Saudi capital

Saudi Arabia’s air defense forces intercepted a ballistic missile launched by Yemen's Houthi militia over Riyadh on Sunday, state-run al-Ikhbariya television said on Sunday. The Houthis' al-Masira television said later…

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