The body of the martyred great commander of the IRGC Quds Forces Lieutenant General Qasem Soleimani was laid in rest in his hometown Kerman in southern Iran after the IRGC launched missile attacks on the US bases in Iraq early Wednesday morning to retaliate his assassination.
The wartime commander of Bosnian Croat forces, Slobodan Praljak, died after he drank poison seconds after United Nations judges turned down his appeal against a 20-year sentence for war crimes against Bosnian Muslims, Croatian state television reported.
A top Iranian military official says Tehran has the means to punish Washington after the US Senate approved a new sanctions bill which targets the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) on terrorism charges.
US General Joseph Votel, the commander of the US Central Command (CENTCOM), has secretly headed to Northern Syria to meet US-backed militant groups, two days after announcing that Washington was mulling more US boots on the ground in the Arab country.
Israel's attorney general has approved an indictment against a Palestinian member of the Knesset (parliament) over allegations that he attempted to give cell phones and SIM cards to Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails.