Russian Foreign Minister said that Russia,Iran and Turkey continue their cooperation on consolidating a nation-wide ceasefire in Syria
Hundreds of Palestinians in Israeli jails launched a hunger strike on Monday following a call from leader and prominent prisoner Marwan Barghouti, a Palestinian Authority official said.
The soldiers of the Fifth division of the army, backed up by the country's Air Force, stormed the Al-Nusra positions and managed to advance against them near the town of Halfaya, laying siege on the militants in the town from three directions.
At least six Iraqi soldiers have suffered inhalation problems following a chemical attack launched by ISIS on Sunday. This is the second time in two days that the terrorists have used chemical agents to push back government forces in Mosul.
Saudi Arabia's government is ordering its ministries and agencies to review billions of dollars' worth of unfinished infrastructure and economic development projects with a view to shelving or restructuring them, government sources said.
Iraqi forces launched a new attack on ISIS in Mosul's Old City on Sunday, trying to seize the militants' last stronghold.
The Syrian Army take control of the town of Madaya in Damascus province after gunmen and their family members left the town for militant-held regions in the Northern parts of the country.
A brother of late President Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani has registered to run in the upcoming Iranian presidential elections in May.
More than 2,000 migrants trying to reach Europe were plucked from the Mediterranean on Friday in a series of dramatic rescues and one person was found dead, officials and witnesses said.