Highly explosive material caused at least one of the blasts in the port of Lebanon's capital city, an official said.
The strike on the al-Asad and Erbil bases represent the first known retaliation to Trump's killing of Iranian commander Qassem Soleimani.
08/01/2020 11:58 AM AEDT
The agreement shows how Trump's abandonment of the Kurds is making the U.S. less relevant in a key region.
23/10/2019 9:03 AM AEDT
Vice President Mike Pence trumpeted the deal as a "cease-fire," but Turkey disputed that characterization.
18/10/2019 11:25 AM AEDT
The president also said some U.S. forces would remain in Syria, marking a reversal of his call for withdrawal from the region.
15/10/2019 12:34 PM AEDT
A wounded president who lost the popular vote is seeking foreign help, including from Australia, to validate himself and attack his enemies.
02/10/2019 8:09 PM AEST
After voting for the Iraq War, Biden tried to drastically reorganize the country along ethnic and sectarian lines and helped lay the groundwork for ISIS to thrive.
18/06/2019 5:48 PM AEST
Ultra-nationalists fell short of a blowout in European Parliament elections and voters signaled they don't want to end the European Union.
28/05/2019 6:39 PM AEST
Trump hasn't used new powers on human rights sanctions granted by US Congress or mentioned a crisis that experts describe as akin to ethnic cleansing.
20/05/2019 10:32 PM AEST
Saudi Arabia Is Wrapping Up Its Jamal Khashoggi Investigation, But More Credible Alternatives Remain
Fundamental questions remain about the journalist’s death after the kingdom’s Friday night announcement, and it’s unlikely Saudi critics abroad will be satisfied.
20/10/2018 12:15 PM AEDT
The journalist’s disappearance triggered a massive global backlash against Saudi Arabia. Its bloody war in Yemen never has.
18/10/2018 11:06 AM AEDT
The president’s enemies are exploiting the alleged murder to embarrass him and damage his relationship with Saudi Arabia, conservatives claim.
16/10/2018 4:29 AM AEDT
A mix of public accusations and victimhood helps draw attention away from the central question: Where is Jamal Khashoggi?
09/10/2018 5:30 AM AEDT
A new study challenges the conventional wisdom that nativist politicians are gaining ground simply because countries like Sweden now have more foreigners.
09/09/2018 9:25 PM AEST
WASHINGTON ― Now that United Nations experts have endorsed widespread reports that China is holding a million members of
18/08/2018 10:00 PM AEST
United Nations human rights experts made global headlines in a session that concluded Monday when they said they believe
16/08/2018 4:01 AM AEST
WASHINGTON ― Even many critics of President Donald Trump have praised his historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong
13/06/2018 7:29 AM AEST
A Mostly Non-Christian Militia Won 2 Of Iraqi Christians' Parliamentary Seats. Now Christians Want Trump To Intervene.
WASHINGTON ― A mostly non-Christian militia linked to a brutal Iranian-backed paramilitary group secured two of the five
24/05/2018 8:58 AM AEST
WASHINGTON ― President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal will weaken U.S. relationships around
09/05/2018 10:57 AM AEST
WASHINGTON ― The U.S. House voted, 366-30, on Monday night to pass a resolution condemning civilian deaths, starvation and
14/11/2017 6:57 PM AEDT
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