Watch: Bombardment during civil war in Syria

A video has come up of the bombardment during civil war in Syria.

Incredible story of Syrian refugee's 7-hour swim from Turkey to Greece; his home was bombed

Incredible story of Syrian refugee's 7-hour swim from Turkey to Greece; his home was bombed

It's an incredible story of a Syrian refugee who fought against all odds to start a new life.

Robert Downey Jr confirms Spider-Man will appear in 'Civil War'

Robert Downey Jr confirms Spider-Man will appear in 'Civil War'

Directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, "Captain America: Civil War" will release in May next year. 

Iran reiterates support for Assad amid long running civil war

Iran and Russia have emerged as the staunchest backers of President al-Assad`s rule in Syria.

6 males, at least 3 from street gangs, killed in El Salvador

Authorities in El Salvador say at least one suspected Mara street gang member and three other males were found shot to death in house while two other suspected gang members died in an attack on a police station.

Syria must 'eradicate terror' for political deal: Assad

Meeting a Russian parliamentary delegation as Moscow steps up efforts for a political deal, Assad emphasised the need for greater security.

Sri Lanka likely to dodge international probe into war crimes

Sri Lanka appears set to avoid an international inquiry into atrocities committed during its lengthy civil war if a new UN resolution is adopted next week.

Guatemala, wracked by 36 years of civil war

Guatemala, Central America`s most populated country, has been wracked by 36 years of civil war, organized crime and poverty.

UN chief sets out framework for Syria poison gas investigation

Success of a new international inquiry aimed at assigning blame for chemical weapons attacks during Syria`s four-year-old civil war will require full cooperation of all warring parties, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said on Thursday.

South Sudan president signs peace deal, with reservations

 South Sudan President Salva Kiir signed a peace accord Wednesday to end 20 months of civil war, but also issued a list of "serious reservations" and warned the deal might not last.

South Sudan journalist slain after president `threatened to kill` reporters

 Gunmen shot dead a South Sudan reporter in an apparently targeted attack, colleagues said Thursday, days after President Salva Kiir publicly threatened to kill journalists who reported "against the country".

South Sudan government to continue peace talks, but not president

South Sudan`s government said Saturday it would continue with peace talks to end a 20-month civil war, but without President Salva Kiir attending, his spokesman said.

South Sudan government suspends peace talks after rebel split

South Sudan`s government said on Friday it was pulling out of peace talks to end a 20-month long civil war after rebel forces split despite international threats of sanctions.

Spider-Man to don classic blue-and-red costume in 'Civil War'?

Spider-Man to don classic blue-and-red costume in 'Civil War'?

 The new version of Spider-Man, to be played by Tom Holland, will reportedly wear the traditional costume.

Warring South Sudan rivals restart peace talks

South Sudan's rival forces began peace talks on Thursday, as international pressure mounts ahead of an August 17 deadline to strike a deal to end 19 months of civil war.

Houthis, Saudi-led coalition fight for Yemen air base

  Yemeni forces allied with a Saudi-led coalition fought Houthi militia for control of the country`s largest air base north of Aden on Sunday, local residents said, hours before a humanitarian truce declared by the coalition was meant to start. 

Around 1,200 escape from Yemen prison, including al Qaeda suspects

The incident is the biggest in a series of prison breaks that have freed Yemeni militants in recent years and signals the further erosion of the state amid a raging civil war.
 

Sri Lankan soldier handed death sentence for civilian massacre

Sri Lankan soldier handed death sentence for civilian massacre

 A Sri Lankan court on Thursday handed the death sentence to a soldier convicted of slitting the throats of eight Tamil civilians, including four children, during the island`s separatist war.

Yemen may never emerge intact from civil war

Yemen may never emerge as a united country from a civil war pitting a northern Shi`ite Muslim militia and its allies in the army against fighters in the mostly Sunni south.

Burundi army officer says he has deposed president, crowds cheer

Burundi army officer says he has deposed president, crowds cheer

A Burundian general said on Wednesday he had deposed President Pierre Nkurunziza for seeking an unconstitutional third term in office and was forming a transitional government, after more than two weeks of protests against the election bid.