Israeli forces demolish family home in East Jerusalem

Only 13 percent of the total land area of East Jerusalem is allocated for the.

Saudis to ease Yemen siege but millions to still suffer

More than a million Yemeni children under age of five are malnourished [Khaled Abdullah/Reuters] Saudi.

Syrian opposition in Riyadh: Assad has to go

The Syrian opposition has struggled to unify its ranks against Assad [File: Reuters] Syrian opposition.

Rights groups urge Greece to end ‘containment policy’

A young boy holds a banner as Afghan refugees occupy the main square of the.

Russia, Iran and Turkey agree to hold ‘Syrian congress’

The three leaders met in the Black Sea resort of Sochi [Mikhail Metzel/Kremlin via Reuters].

Ratko Mladic sentenced to life in prison for genocide

Bosnian Serb wartime general Ratko Mladic appeared in court the receive the verdict [Peter Dejong/Reuters].

Mnangagwa to be sworn in as president on Friday

Former Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa will be sworn in as president on Friday, according to.

Pakistan releases Hafiz Saeed from house arrest

United States has placed a $10 million bounty on Hafiz Saeed’s head [Faisal Mahmood/Reuters] Islamabad,.

Call for Amnesty Turkey head’s release as trial resumes

Amnesty’s Taner Kilic was detained in June in the western city of Izmir [John Macdougal/AFP/Getty.

Gunfire heard as Georgia forces storm Tbilisi building

Explosions and gunfire were heard in the Georgian capital, Tbilisi, on Wednesday as counterterrorism units.