August 20, 2018
Salem-News.com Middle East articles
Salem-News.com (Jul-01-2014 05:30)
Israel Attacks Hamas Targets After Missing Teens Found DeadSalem-News.com Staff
The United States has joined world leaders in condemning the murders.
(TEL AVIV, Israel ) -
Israeli naval boats have struck alleged training facilities of Hamas militants in northern Gaza after the bodies of three abducted teenagers were found.
Salem-News.com (Jun-30-2014 07:15)
Regional, World Powers on Alert After ISIL Declares New Islamic StateSalem-News.com Staff
The move, at the start of the holy month of Ramadan, follows a three-week drive for territory by ISIL militants and allies among Iraqi's Sunni Muslim minority.
(TIKRIT, Iraq) -
Iraqi troops battled to dislodge an al Qaeda splinter group from the city of Tikrit on Monday after its leader was declared caliph of a new Islamic state in lands seized this month across a swathe of Iraq and Syria.
Salem-News.com (Jun-29-2014 05:58)
ISIS, Iraqi Army Battle for Control of TikritSalem-News.com Staff
Insurgents, led by the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIS), were reported to have shot down a helicopter and captured the pilot.
(TIKRIT, Iraq) -
Aircraft have struck at rebel positions and clashes have broken out in various parts of the city, witnesses and officials have said.
Salem-News.com (Jun-29-2014 05:57)
Israeli Aircraft Strike Six Targets in the Gaza StripSalem-News.com Staff
Three people were injured in the attack on the Israeli factory, a paint manufacturing plant in the southern town of Sderot.
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Israeli aircraft attacked at least six militant targets in the Gaza Strip on Sunday, hours after rockets fired from the Palestinian territory set a factory in Israel on fire, Israeli and Palestinian officials said.
Salem-News.com (Jun-16-2014 06:01)
U.S. Does Not Rule Out Working With Iran to End Violence in IraqSalem-News.com
ISIL fighters captured the mainly ethnic Turkmen city of Tal Afar in northwestern Iraq overnight after heavy fighting on Sunday.
(BAGHDAD, Iraq) -
The United States is contemplating talks with its arch-enemy Iran to support the Iraqi government in its battle with Sunni Islamist insurgents who routed Baghdad's army and seized the north of the country in the past week.