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Rebels given one week to ‘repent’ to ISIS

Militants from ISIS have given rebel fighters in the city of Deir al-Zor one week to “repent” and turn in their weapons, after recent seizures of territory around the provincial capital on the Euphrates River.

Lebanon exports to Iraq to decline

Lebanon’s total exports to Iraq will see a sharp decline over the next few months due to the deteriorating security situation in the country that represents the fifth-largest recipient of Lebanese products, industry experts told The Daily Star.

Lebanon exports to Iraq to decline

Lebanon’s total exports to Iraq will see a sharp decline over the next few months due to the deteriorating security situation in the country that represents the fifth-largest recipient of Lebanese products, industry experts told The Daily Star.

Turkey embracing Iraq’s Kurds

Once branded an enemy of the state, the leader of Iraq’s Kurds, Massoud Barzani, has become Turkey’s best friend in the Middle East.

Poisonous pressure

The firing of rockets from southern Lebanon into Israel Friday should serve as a wake-up call to national leaders, as if they needed one, about the sensitivity and volatility of the situation.

Poisonous pressure

The firing of rockets from southern Lebanon into Israel Friday should serve as a wake-up call to national leaders, as if they needed one, about the sensitivity and volatility of the situation.

Colonialism never ended in Palestine

As we commemorate the 100th anniversary of the start of World War I, we can get a better understanding of the conditions of that time by following closely events in Palestine this week.

Scoring kings Klose, Müller eye more goals

Miroslav Klose and Thomas Müller will bring a total of 26 World Cup goals to the final Sunday, a staggering tally for two of the most prolific strikers in the tournament’s history.

Scoring kings Klose, Müller eye more goals

Miroslav Klose and Thomas Müller will bring a total of 26 World Cup goals to the final Sunday, a staggering tally for two of the most prolific strikers in the tournament’s history.

Djokovic ends Federer record dream

Novak Djokovic won his second Wimbledon title and seventh career major with a 6-7 (7/9), 6-4, 7-6 (7/4), 5-7, 6-4 victory over Roger Federer Sunday, shattering the Swiss star’s dream of a record eighth triumph in an epic struggle.

Home win for Hamilton after Rosberg retires

Lewis Hamilton won his home British Grand Prix Sunday and slashed Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg’s Formula One lead to four points after the German retired for the first time this season.

Chakra rebels with the era of conformity

Designers across the program, from Dior to Versace, approached this season’s haute couture, their most expensive and critics would say excessive collections, with unified determination to modernize an antiquated exercise in handmade evening wear.

Chakra rebels with the era of conformity

Designers across the program, from Dior to Versace, approached this season’s haute couture, their most expensive and critics would say excessive collections, with unified determination to modernize an antiquated exercise in handmade evening wear.

Study paves way for simple Alzheimer's test

British scientists identify a set of 10 proteins in the blood that can predict the onset of Alzheimer’s, an important step towards developing a test for the incurable disease.