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UN concerned at US limits on Iran FM's...

UN concerned at US limits on Iran FM's...

Middle East

Tue, Jul 16 2019

Weeks after the United States threatened sanctions against Zarif, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said...

Iran ready to talk if US lifts sanctions,...

Iran ready to talk if US lifts sanctions,...

Middle East

Mon, Jul 15 2019

US President Donald Trump's administration has said it is open to negotiations with Iran on a more...

Qatar opens biggest coast guard...

Qatar opens biggest coast guard...

Middle East

Mon, Jul 15 2019

Malloy, commander of the US Fifth Fleet based in Bahrain, said the new base was 'a wonderful opportunity...

Infographic: Syrian forces facing deadlock...

Infographic: Syrian forces facing deadlock...

Middle East

Sun, Jul 14 2019

More than two months into a military offensive centred on Syria’s Idlib province, Russian-backed...

Netanyahu warns of 'crushing' retaliation...

Netanyahu warns of 'crushing' retaliation...

Middle East

Sun, Jul 14 2019

In a Friday interview broadcast on Hezbollah's Al-Manar television, Nasrallah warned that key Israeli...

Kuwait moves to protect its ports amid...

Kuwait moves to protect its ports amid...

Middle East

Sun, Jul 14 2019

Relations between Iran and the West have become increasingly strained after Britain seized an Iranian...

Kuwait moves to protect its ports amid...

Kuwait moves to protect its ports amid...

Middle East

Sun, Jul 14 2019

Relations between Iran and the West have become increasingly strained after Britain seized an Iranian...

Hezbollah warns Iran able to bombard...

Hezbollah warns Iran able to bombard...

Middle East

Sat, Jul 13 2019

Hezbollah is considered to be a terrorist organization by the United States, and is the only faction...

UN drafts 'list of shame' over child...

UN drafts 'list of shame' over child...

Middle East

Sat, Jul 13 2019

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is due to release the annual list of shame later this month

UN 'alarmed' at death sentences given...

UN 'alarmed' at death sentences given...

Middle East

Fri, Jul 12 2019

The Huthis have been accused by rights groups of using Sanaa's courts to target opponents and...

Clashes kill more than 100 fighters...

Clashes kill more than 100 fighters...

Middle East

Fri, Jul 12 2019

The UN said it had received reports that the strikes hit medical facilities and health care workers

Clashes kill 71 fighters in northwest...

Clashes kill 71 fighters in northwest...

Middle East

Thu, Jul 11 2019

Russian and regime aircraft have ramped up their deadly bombardment of the Idlib region -- administered...

Khashoggi fallout: Saudi holidaymakers...

Khashoggi fallout: Saudi holidaymakers...

Middle East

Thu, Jul 11 2019

The two Sunni Muslim powers have a longstanding geopolitical rivalry, but relations plumbed new lows...

Britain says it fended off Iranian attempt...

Britain says it fended off Iranian attempt...

Middle East

Thu, Jul 11 2019

Britain's Ministry of Defence had no immediate comment

Infographic: US urges Turkey to stop...

Infographic: US urges Turkey to stop...

World

Wed, Jul 10 2019

The US has urged Turkey to halt drilling operations off Cyprus after a second Turkish ship arrived to...

Media watchdog visited Saudi Arabia...

Media watchdog visited Saudi Arabia...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 10 2019

The kingdom has come under heightened international criticism over its human rights record after Khashoggi...

UN rights expert urges US action over...

UN rights expert urges US action over...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 10 2019

The UN rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions said Washington could act 'either...

US puts Hezbollah lawmakers on sanctions...

US puts Hezbollah lawmakers on sanctions...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 10 2019

It is the first time the US Treasury has placed Hezbollah lawmakers on its blacklist

French prosecutors seek suspended prison...

French prosecutors seek suspended prison...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 10 2019

Princess Hassa bint Salman is being tried on charges of complicity to violence with a weapon and complicity...

US wants military coalition to safeguard...

US wants military coalition to safeguard...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 10 2019

Iran has long threatened to close the Strait of Hormuz, through which almost a fifth of the world's...

US and Iran set to clash at UN nuclear...

US and Iran set to clash at UN nuclear...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 10 2019

President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday that Iran's measures were within the framework of the...