The father of the suspected perpetrator of the deadly Manchester terror attack was detained Wednesday in Libya’s capital while he was recording a television interview, media reported.
On Tuesday, Donald Trump visited the southern occupied West Bank city of Bethlehem and held a joint news conference with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas.
Following reports saying that US President Donald Trump leaked sensitive intelligence to Russian officials, the Israeli defense minister announced a change in the intelligence cooperation rules with Washington.
Following a meeting with US President Donald Trump, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced that Washington has pledged to give the country’s missile defense program $75 million, as a sign of Washington’s continued commitment to the Jewish state.
The US government’s shoddy tracking and record-keeping processes allowed $1 billion worth of military equipment to go missing from its assistance packages in Iraq, according to a new report.
Syrian women are working tirelessly through the war. Some have gone to fight shoulder to shoulder with men; however, those who stayed behind keep working tirelessly to maintain the country's economy and for their children.
A deal has been made after Turkey - a major player within NATO - vetoed all cooperation with Austria - which is not a NATO member - after Vienna called for a halt to talks over Turkish accession into the European Union in the latest row between Ankara and its European neighbors and military partners ahead of a crucial NATO summit.
German-Turkish journalist Deniz Yucel has been detained in Turkey for 100 days, as at May 24, following a crackdown on the media by the government in Ankara which has come in for growing criticism over its reaction to the failed coup of July 2016.
The NATO alliance should formally become an anti-Daesh coalition member, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told reporters on Wednesday.
Tehran could find itself embroiled in a large-scale regional confrontation, political analyst Gulriz Sen told Sputnik Turkey, adding that veteran politicians would help the Islamic Republic navigate through hard times.
The NATO-led Resolute Support mission dismissed on Wednesday claims by the Taliban (banned in Russia) that the militants had killed a US general near the Afghan city of Kunduz.
Last weekend, Mid-Eastern sources claimed Norwegian soldiers had entered Syria from Iraq's Anbar province. This was neither confirmed nor refuted by Norwegian defense officials, leaving a big question mark over Norway's alleged presence in the Syrian border region, which was recently attacked by the US forces.
Syrian government forces have killed a number of Daesh leaders during an attack in eastern Aleppo province, among them a combat operations chief, a Syrian military source told Sputnik on Wednesday.
The Russian Defense Ministry knows which terrorists in Syria possess chemical weapons, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said Wednesday.
Turkey has ostensibly spent three months training a large rebel force planning to deploy them against the People's Protection Units (YPG), a commander of the Free Syrian Army (FSA) told Sputnik Turkey on condition of anonymity.
US President Donald Trump’s fiery criticisms of Iran during his visit to the Saudi capital Riyadh are likely to provoke aggressive responses from Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps (ICRG), analysts told Sputnik.
The Syrian authorities began returning fighter jets and military personnel to the Homs airbase that was attacked by the United States in April, US media reported on Wednesday citing defense officials.
The Pentagon has allocated more than $90 million for support services at the bases in Bahrain and in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), which are located in the Persian Gulf.
US President Donald Trump won a public relations victory and gained valuable arms contracts during his trip to Saudi Arabia but is unlikely to get the sought-after alliance to fight terror groups, former European Union consultant Paolo von Schirach told Sputnik on Tuesday.
The Pentagon is seeking to boost budget spending on training anti-Daesh forces in Iraq and Syria, the fiscal year 2018 budget proposal revealed.
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