A number of Lufthansa flights are expected to be affected following the call for strike by German pilots' union VC for Monday and Tuesday after talks over early retirement benefits broke down.
The dispute, over proposed change
German pilots' union VC called a strike at Deutsche Lufthansa for October 20 and 21, targeting the airline's Airbus 320 planes as well as Boeing 737s.
The union said on Sunday the walkout would last from Monday 1100 GMT un
The effectiveness of the US-led coalition effort in Syria is under scrutiny as Islamic State fighters try to overrun a strategic Syrian town on Turkey's border.
The United States and its allies, including Gulf states, have con
Workers on London's underground train system will strike for 48 hours next week over plans to close ticket offices and cut jobs, union officials said.
The walkout on the busy Tube network, from 9pm (2000 GMT) on Tuesday next w
Australian special forces troops will be deployed in Iraq to assist in the fight against Islamic State militants, Prime Minister Tony Abbott said on Friday, and its aircraft will also join US-led coalition strikes.
Abbott said in
Libya's oil output has fallen by 25,000 barrels per day (bpd) to 900,000 bpd because of a strike at its Jalo oilfield, a spokesman for state-run National Oil Corp (NOC) said.
Output is still nine times more
French fighter jets struck Islamic State targets in Iraq yesterday (September 25), and the United States hit them in Syria, as a US-led coalition to fight the militants gained momentum with an announcement that Britain would join.
A Bahraini teenager suspected of fighting alongside an extremist group has been killed in Iraq amidst US military air strikes.
Fourteen-year-old Ibrahim Al Awadhi has been missing since July when he left for pilgrimage to Saudi Ar
Bahraini fighter jets have joined US-led air strikes in Syria to prevent extremist fighters from expanding throughout the region.
The US operation included the Royal Bahrain Air Force (RBAF) and military forces from Saudi Arabia,
A bitter Air France labour dispute deepened on Monday as management pledged to press ahead with its low-cost airline ambitions and pilots said that an eight day-old strike over the proposals would continue indefinitely as a result.