1. MWM stages rally and sit-in to protest against Shia genocide
    Thousands of Pakistani Shiites marched through streets of Incholi and staged a sit-in on Shahrah-e-Pakistan to protest against the Shia genocide.
  2. Takfiri terrorists destroy Shia shrine in Syria
    Foreign-backed Takfiri terrorists operating in Syria destroyed a Shia shrine in the northern province of Raqqa.
  3. Thousands flee, 25 die in record Balkan floods
    A summit of African leaders meeting in Paris has agreed to wage “war” on Nigeria’s Boko Haram Islamic militants.
  4. Libya accuses rogue general of leading coup in Benghazi
    BENGHAZI (Libya): Libya’s government accused an “outlaw” retired general and his irregular forces Saturday of trying to carry out a coup as they fight to crush Islamist militants in the restive eastern city of Benghazi.
  5. Thousands flee, 25 die in record Balkan floods
    MAGLAJ (Bosnia): Packed into buses, boats and helicopters, carrying nothing but a handful of belongings, tens of thousands fled their homes Saturday in Bosnia and Serbia to escape the worst flooding in a century.
  6. Turkey mine rescue ends, death toll at 301
    SOMA(Turkey): Turkey today declared rescue operations over following this week’s devastating coalmine blast after retrieving the bodies of two last trapped miners, bringing the final death toll to 301.
  7. Yemen’s fight against al-Qaeda leaves thousands of men and women displaced
    Almost a month after Yemen President Abdo Rabbo Mansour Hadi declared war on al-Qaeda, intent on breaking terrorists’ hold over the impoverished nation as its coalition government feverishly attempts to complete the final stages of the transition of power, thousands of men and women have been forced to flee the violence.
  8. UN Chief Condemns Water Cut in Syria’s Aleppo
    The United Nations chief has condemned a cut in water supplies in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo that he said has deprived at least 2.5 million people of access to potable water.
  9. No chance of finding survivors of sunken Bangladesh ferry, officials say
    Bangladeshi officials say there is no chance of finding further survivors of a ferry that sank in a storm with about 200 people on board.
  10. Next round of nuke talks June 16-20: Iran
    THE next round of talks over Iran’s nuclear program between Tehran and major world powers will be held on June 16-20 in Vienna, Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi says.