Turkish tanks roll into Syria, opening new line of attack

Turkish tanks roll into Syria, opening new line of attack

Turkey and its rebel allies opened up a new line of attack in northern Syria on Saturday as Turkish tanks crossed the frontier from Kilis province, making a western thrust in an operation to sweep militants from its border. The incursion from Kilis – an area repeatedly targeted by Islamic State rocket fire over the […]

Man killed by Belgian police after opening fire in Ghent

Man killed by Belgian police after opening fire in Ghent

An unidentified man opened fire in the centre of the Belgian city of Ghent on Monday before being shot by police, local media reported. Ghent public prosecutors confirmed there had been a shooting in the city centre at around 6:30 p.m. (1630 GMT), but declined to say how many people were involved, whether the gunman […]

Trump looks to shore up campaign at Republican National Convention opening

Trump looks to shore up campaign at Republican National Convention opening

The Republican convention kicks off in Cleveland, Ohio on Monday with a one-two punch of law-and-order tough-talk, and Donald Trump’s wife playing character witness as the businessman seeks to lock up his presidential nomination. Melania Trump, a Slovenian-born former model, will headline the opening night of the 2016 Republican National Convention in Cleveland, which takes […]