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Turkish presidential candidate warns of sectarian conflict

Last Updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014, 01:31

Selahattin Demirtas, a presidential candidate of the pro-Kurdish Peoples` Democratic Party (HDP), Wednesday warned of the deepening sectarian conflict based on the ideological polarisation in Turkey.

Hamas firing M302 rockets that can `strike most of Israel`

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 09:13

A day after Israel ratcheted up air and sea offensive in the Gaza Strip, hundreds of rockets were fired towards southern Israel by Hamas militants in response, with many targeted towards the city of Jerusalem as well.

Israel, Hamas slide towards major Gaza conflict

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 18:11

Israeli warplanes killed nine Palestinians Tuesday, pounding the Gaza Strip in a new campaign to stamp out Hamas rocket fire as the two sides slid toward another major conflict. 

Israel confirms 3 teens found dead, says Hamas responsible

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014, 01:53

Israel on Monday confirmed finding the bodies of three teenagers who disappeared in the southern West Bank on June 12, blaming the Islamist Hamas movement for their kidnapping and murder.

Militants` declaration of `Islamic caliphate` in Iraq, Syria has `no meaning`: US

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014, 00:50

IRAQ Crisis — The United States said Monday the declaration by Sunni militants of an "Islamic caliphate" on territory they have seized in Iraq and Syria has "no meaning."

Oil holds above $114 on Iraq conflict

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 10:42

Brent crude inched lower on Wednesday, but held close to a nine-month high above $114 a barrel as Sunni insurgents battled government forces for control of Iraq`s biggest refinery.

Wall St flat, but tech and biotech lift Nasdaq

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014, 20:57

Investors continued to eye geopolitical tensions in Iraq and Ukraine.

Kerry to discuss possible oil supply disruptions from Iraq conflict: Official

Last Updated: Sunday, June 22, 2014, 14:44

US Secretary of State John Kerry will discuss with Gulf countries this week possible oil disruptions from the Iraq conflict, a senior State Department official said on Sunday.

Iraq conflict threatens vital growth of oil sector: analysts

Last Updated: Sunday, June 22, 2014, 10:27

The IEA has cut its growth outlook for Iraq by around half a million barrels to 4.29 million bpd by 2018, citing concerns about security, infrastructure and corruption.

Wall Street Week Ahead: Iraq conflict brings defense stocks in focus

Last Updated: Saturday, June 14, 2014, 10:38

With the possibility of escalating violence in Iraq, stocks in the defense sector could garner more attention next week.

Clashes near Iraq`s Fallujah as conflict toll reaches 366

Last Updated: Sunday, June 01, 2014, 02:26

Clashes erupted between Iraqi troops and anti-government fighters on the outskirts of Fallujah on Saturday, as the militant-held city`s main hospital said 366 people had been killed in the months-long conflict.

63 killed in brutal Iraq post-election attacks

Last Updated: Thursday, May 29, 2014, 01:31

Attacks across Iraq, including a spate of car bombs in Baghdad and the northern city of Mosul, killed 63 people Wednesday in the bloodiest violence to hit Iraq since April elections.