• Tuesday, Jun 19, 2018
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Arab coalition bombs Houthis at Hodeidah...

World , Middle East

Mon, Jun 18 2018

Arab coalition aircraft bombarded Houthi fighters holed up at the airport of Yemen's main port

Civilians flee bombardment as Arab states...

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Thu, Jun 14 2018

Arab warplanes and warships pounded Houthi positions in Yemen's Hodeidah for a second day on

UN condemns Israel’s use of excessive...

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Thu, Jun 14 2018

The UN General Assembly condemned Israel on Wednesday for excessive use of force against...

Arab states launch biggest assault of...

World , Middle East

Wed, Jun 13 2018

Troops backed by a Saudi-led coalition on Wednesday launched an assault on Yemen’s main port

Saudi Arabia, UAE, Kuwait offer $2.5bn...

Middle East

Mon, Jun 11 2018

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Kuwait have offered $2.5billion in aid for Jordan

Iran's Rouhani criticises US unilateralism...

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Sun, Jun 10 2018

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday criticized US "unilateralism" in withdrawing from...

Heavy clashes near Yemen's Hodeidah...

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Sun, Jun 10 2018

Clashes between troops backed by a Saudi-led coalition and the Iran-aligned Houthis intensified near...

Emergency UN General Assembly meeting...

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Sat, Jun 9 2018

The UN General Assembly will hold an emergency meeting next Wednesday at 19:00 GMT to

Iraqi cleric Sadr announces disarmament...

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Sat, Jun 9 2018

Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr called on Friday for a nationwide disarmament campaign and announced...

Iran's Rouhani wants more talks with...

Middle East

Sat, Jun 9 2018

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday he wanted more talks with Russia about what

Israeli troops kill 3 Palestinians as...

Middle East

Fri, Jun 8 2018

Israeli troops shot dead three Palestinians and wounded at least 618 others on Friday with

Afghan forces kill 10 Taliban as ceasefire...

Middle East

Fri, Jun 8 2018

Afghan security forces killed 10 Taliban militants as a ceasefire announced by the president took

Jordan withdraws tax bill after angry...

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Thu, Jun 7 2018

Jordan's new prime minister on Thursday announced a controversial IMF-backed income tax bill will...

Yemen peace plan sees ceasefire, Houthis...

World , Middle East

Thu, Jun 7 2018

A UN peace plan for Yemen calls on the Houthi movement to give up its

Election recount, Baghdad bomb fuel...

World , Middle East

Thu, Jun 7 2018

Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr called on his followers on Thursday to remain calm after an

Nato rejects Qatar membership...

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Wed, Jun 6 2018

Qatar's defence minister said on Tuesday that his country's long-term strategic "ambition"is to join...

King Abdullah of Jordan: Balancing on...

Middle East

Tue, Jun 5 2018

A look at a decade of failed social, economic and political reform in Jordan goes

First Saudi women get driving...

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Tue, Jun 5 2018

Saudi Arabia on Monday began issuing its first driving licences to women in decades, state

Jordan's king replaces PM to defuse...

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Mon, Jun 4 2018

Jordan's King Abdullah on Monday asked Omar al-Razzaz, a former World Bank economist, to form

Israel freezes Armenian genocide bill...

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Sun, Jun 3 2018

Israel's government postponed voting on a bill to recognize the "Armenian genocide" over...

Syria's Assad says will visit North...

World , Middle East

Sun, Jun 3 2018

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said he plans to visit North Korean leader Kim Jong Un,