*Tunisia caters to those seeking good value, all-inclusive. *Spain and Bulgaria offer similar holidays. BERLIN, July 3- Fearing for their safety in Tunisia after a gunman killed dozens of tourists, sun-seeking Europeans are switching to destinations such as Spain, Bulgaria or even Greece for holidays this year.» Read More
Saudi Arabia's branch of Islamic State has said it wants to clear the Arabian Peninsula of Shiite Muslims, the SITE monitoring center reported.
A U.S.-led coalition conducted over 20 airstrikes in Iraq and Syria targeting ISIS militants. Columbia University's David Phillips, provides insight on how he thinks ISIS can be defeated.
Nigeria's new president was sworn in on Friday and faces a tough battle to diversify an economy reliant on oil and hampered by terrorism and corruption.
Alexandrov, 28, says he's a Russian soldier who was captured in east Ukraine after being sent there on active duty with Russian special forces to help separatists fighting Kiev. Yet Russian President Vladimir Putin, in the face of widespread evidence to the contrary, has repeatedly said there are no Russian soldiers in Ukraine- only volunteers who have gone to...
There's one group of fighters in Iraq who deserve more support from the US, says David Phillips.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports Iraqi military forces, along with Shiite militia, continue their advance on ISIS positions, and Amazon says it will offer limited free same-day delivery under its prime shipping service.
ABOARD THE USS WASP, May 27- Nearly two weeks of testing of Lockheed Martin Corp's F-35B fighter jet on an amphibious assault carrier proved the stealthy new warplane can operate and be serviced at sea, U.S. and UK officials said this week, marking another step toward the jet's readiness for initial combat use by the Marine Corps. Six F-35 B-model jets, which can take...
The leadership style seen in the U.S. military doesn't always translate directly to business, but one university aims to address that gap.
Developed countries across Europe are becoming more vulnerable to terrorism, mostly due to the rising power of the Islamic State and other Islamist extremist groups.
Iraq's Kurdistan region will sell its oil independently of Baghdad if the national government does not pay the money it owes, the president of the Kurdistan Regional Government told CNBC.
CNBC's Hadley Gamble asks Masoud Barzani, President of Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) of Iraq, how worried he is about the future of Iraq amid ISIS' advance.
KIEV, May 24- Shelling by Russian-backed separatists killed at least two people-- one civilian and one Ukrainian serviceman-- in Ukraine at the weekend and halted production at one of Europe's largest coke plants, the police and military said. The weekend attacks put fresh strain on a tenuous ceasefire which has been regularly violated since it was brokered by the...
Ken Fisher has made millions in real estate, but he prefers to put his expertise to work for injured veterans and their families.
KIEV, May 24- Heavy shelling has killed one civilian in the government-controlled town of Avdiyivka in east Ukraine and halted production at one of Europe's largest coke plants, regional police and Ukrainian steelmaker Metinvest said on Sunday. The Avdiyivka factory, which is owned by Metinvest and produces 40 percent of Ukraine's coke, is the main employer in...
KIEV, May 24- Ukraine steelmaker Metinvest said on Sunday it has halted production at its Avdiyivka facility in eastern Ukraine, one of Europe's biggest coke plants, after heavy shelling caused major damage. Avdiyivka produces 40 percent of Ukraine's coke and any production outages will threaten output at the country's steel plants, including two of the...
The NSA has begun winding down its collection and storage of U.S. phone records after the Senate failed to agree on a path forward.
A senior political figure from the Middle East said that a lack of governance and "violent" policies were partly responsible for the rise of ISIS.
Ukraine may have dropped out of the headlines but its economic troubles are worsening as it continues to battle with separatists—and bondholders.
*Islamic State advances in Iraq, Syria raise supply worries. LONDON, May 22- Oil prices slipped on Friday as worries over the impact of war in the Middle East on crude supplies were outweighed by reports of profit-taking ahead of a long weekend. "No one wants to hold open positions ahead of a long weekend so books are being squared, bringing some consolidation," said...
ISIS may be gaining ground across Syria and Iraq, but the Chairman of Jordan's Capital Bank, Bassem Al-Salem, says it's business as usual.