The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Monday claimed it successfully test-fired a surface-to-surface medium- and long-range ballistic missile Pukguksong-2 and its top leader Kim Jong Un guided the test firing, according to the state news agency KCNA.
Iraqi PM meets Saudi FM in Baghdad over anti-IS fighting2017-02-27
Iraqi Prime Minister Hadier al-Abadi on Saturday met with Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister, who paid an official visit to Baghdad, to discuss boosting bilateral ties and to support Iraq in its fighting against Islamic State (IS) group in the northern city of Mosul, The Iraqi government said.
Man dies after car attack in Heidelberg2017-02-27
A 73-year-old man died from his injury on Saturday after being attacked by a man who rammed his car into a group of pedestrians in the German city of Heidelberg.
IS announces withdrawing from Syria's al-Bab2017-02-24
The Islamic State(IS)group announced its withdrawal from the city of al-Bab, which has been taken by the Turkish forces and allied Syrian rebels on Thursday, according to pan-Arab al-Mayadeen TV.
Iraqi forces launch new push to free Mosul airport, military base2017-02-24
Iraqi forces on Thursday fought heavy clashes with Islamic State (IS) militants as part of a new assault on Thursday morning to retake of Mosul international airport and a nearby military base from the hands of the extremist militants, the Iraqi military said.