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U.S.-backed forces enter final phase in fight against IS, says Pentagon

WASHINGTON (Rahnuma): The U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) has kicked off the final phase of its campaign against the Islamic State…
Gulf Countries

War unlikely but armed forces should boost capacities: Iran Supreme Leader

DUBAI (Rahnuma): Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Sunday war was unlikely but called on Iran’s armed forces to boost…
Gulf Countries

Yemen’s Aden faces escalating faction after attack by southern separatist forces

ADEN, Yemen (Rahnuma) Following an armed attack launched by pro-secession southern forces against a military academy in Aden City on Saturday,…
Gulf Countries

Daesh attacks US forces in Syria’s Deir ez-Zor

DEIR EZ-ZOR/ANKARA (Rahnuma) The Daesh terrorist group has reportedly attacked a housing facility of U.S. soldiers in Syria’s eastern province of…
World

Arab Coalition investigation team says market airstrikes targeted Houthi forces

RIYADH (Rahnuma) — Airstrikes on a crowded market in Yemen that killed 54 civilians were targeting Houthi militia troops and vehicles,…
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Bad weather forces Beyonce and Jay-Z concert fans inside

Rahnuma: Severe weather forced fans at Beyonce and Jay-Z’s concert out of their seats to wait inside MetLife Stadium because…
Gulf Countries

Security forces at Prophet’s Mosque ready to serve pilgrims

JEDDAH (Rahnuma) Security forces at the Prophet’s Mosque are providing humanitarian services to the pilgrims and maintaining security in the Prophet’s…
World

Assad forces press offensive despite Daesh threats to kill hostages

BEIRUT (Rahnuma) Syrian regime forces are pressing their offensive in the country’s south despite Daesh’s threats to kill civilians it holds…
Gulf Countries

Hostage talks between Syrian government forces, Daesh fail as army takes control of Yarmouk Basin

BEIRUT (Rahnuma) Syrian activists say negotiations between government forces and the Daesh group for an exchange of prisoners in the country’s…
Gulf Countries

Hajj security forces oversee preparations for upcoming pilgrimage season

MINA (Rahnuma) Hajj security forces held a meeting on Sunday at their headquarters in Mina to discuss operations and preparations for…
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