MANILA, Philippines | The Latest: Police lower death toll in Philippine bombing

MANILA, Philippines—Jan 27, 2019—The Latest on a bomb attack targeting a church in the southern Philippines…

KABUL, Afghanistan | Explosion in Kabul targets anti-Taliban rally, killing 3

KABUL, Afghanistan — An explosion struck near an anti-Taliban rally in the Afghan capital on Monday,…

KABUL, Afghanistan | Afghan official: Taliban kill 20 security forces in Ghazni

KABUL, Afghanistan— An Afghan official says the Taliban have killed some 20 members of the security…

BEIRUT | Syrian president grants general amnesty to army deserters

BEIRUT — Syrian President Bashar Assad granted general amnesty on Tuesday to army deserters both within…

MOSCOW | Putin: Demilitarized zone for Syria’s Idlib to be created

MOSCOW  — The leaders of Russia and Turkey agreed Monday to establish a demilitarized zone in…

WASHINGTON | US warns Moscow over looming attack in Syrian city of Idlib

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon says Russia will bear responsibility for the resulting humanitarian crisis in Syria…

BEIRUT | UN: Syria war displacement this year worst ever

BEIRUT— The U.N. Commission of Inquiry says Syria this year has witnessed levels of internal displacement…

MANILA, Philippines | Attacker at Philippine festival shared fruit to conceal bomb

MANILA, Philippines — A bomber who killed two people and wounded 35 at a town festival…

The Latest: Afghan aid group offers to help Ghazni’s wounded

KABUL, Afghanistan — The Latest on developments in Afghanistan after a surge in Taliban attacks (all…

BEIRUT | Syria: At least 22 killed in Idlib and Aleppo airstrikes

BEIRUT  — Government airstrikes on opposition-held territory in northwest Syria killed at least 22 people, a…

MANILA, Philippines | Powerful bomb in van kills at least 10 in south Philippines

MANILA, Philippines — A Filipino soldier, five militiamen and four villagers were killed by a powerful…

BEIRUT | Syrian state media: Government forces reach vital border crossing with Jordan, raise Syrian flag

BEIRUT— Syrian state media: Government forces reach vital border crossing with Jordan, raise Syrian flag. By Associated…

BEIRUT  | Activists: Airstrike on shelter kills 17 in southwest Syria

BEIRUT  — A barrage of airstrikes hit rebel-held areas in southwestern Syria on Thursday, killing at…

SANAA, Yemen | Heavy fighting on Yemen’s west coast kills hundreds

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Heavy fighting in Yemen between pro-government forces and Shiite rebels has killed…

SRINAGAR, India | Indian forces fire on Kashmir protesters, killing at least 5

SRINAGAR, India — Government forces opened fire on protesters Sunday in Indian-controlled Kashmir, killing five people…

BEIRUT | Syrian troops look to isolate IS in Damascus battle

BEIRUT | April 23, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) Syrian government forces moved to cut off Islamic State militants…

Government bombing of Damascus suburbs kills more than 100

BEIRUT/February 21, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Government forces bombed the northeastern suburbs of the Syrian capital for…