Articles By Staff Reporter

Afghan Helicopter Crash Kills 11 Troops, Including 7 Americans

The Taliban claimed responsibility for the crash, although that hasn’t been verified.

Saudi Arabia Orders Its Citizens To Leave Lebanon Over Kidnapping Fears

The Saudi embassy in Beirut noted credible threats to abduct Saudis in Lebanon, which borders strife-torn Syria.

Congo Olympic Athletes ‘Vanish’ In London

The four Congolese athletes, comprising the nation’s entire team, included Cedric Mandembo.

Suicide Attacks Kill Dozens In Southwestern Afghanistan

Many of the dead were shopping in a bazaar in preparation for the end of the holy month of Ramadan.

Hollande Vows To Crack Down On Amiens Rioters

The unrest was fueled by high unemployment and a worsening economy.

Former Syrian PM Claims Assad’s Regime On Verge Of Collapse

Riyad Hijab, who became the most senior Syrian official to abandon Assad, is now in Amman, Jordan.

Russia Denies Saudi Claim Assad Is Prepared To Quit

Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov indicated that Assad’s departure is imminent.

Syrian Warplane Crashes Near Iraqi Border

State-controlled media SANA said the aircraft went down due to "technical problems."

Norwegian Police Acted Too Slowly To Stop Breivik: Panel

Breivik killed 77 people in a camp on Utoeya island

French Police Seeking Rapist Who Targets Young Girls At Campsites

Campsite owners in the region have stepped up security to protect campers.