• Saturday, Jul 20, 2019
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Iran Guards seize 'foreign tanker' accused...

Iran Guards seize 'foreign tanker' accused...

Middle East

Fri, Jul 19 2019

The announcement follows Iran saying it had come to the aid of a foreign tanker after receiving a distress...

Tehran denies US claim of destroying...

Tehran denies US claim of destroying...

Middle East

Fri, Jul 19 2019

US President Donald Trump claimed an American naval vessel downed an Iranian drone that threatened the...

Blast near Afghan university kills 6,...

Blast near Afghan university kills 6,...

Middle East

Fri, Jul 19 2019

A police team defused a second bomb placed near the explosion site

Archaeologists find mosque from when...

Archaeologists find mosque from when...

Middle East

Fri, Jul 19 2019

Antiquities Authority estimates that the mosque dates back to the 7th to 8th centuries

Iranian diplomats, families living in...

Iranian diplomats, families living in...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 17 2019

Longtime US-Iran strains have worsened since US President Donald Trump last year quit a 2015 international...

US, Iran send conflicting signals on...

US, Iran send conflicting signals on...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 17 2019

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Iran’s ultimate authority, accused Britain, Germany and France of failing...

Turkish diplomat among two shot dead...

Turkish diplomat among two shot dead...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 17 2019

No group has claimed responsibility for the attack so far

Saudi-led coalition intercepts Houthi...

Saudi-led coalition intercepts Houthi...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 17 2019

The coalition had said earlier it also downed two drones in Yemeni airspace that had been launched towards...

Iran says it came to help of disabled...

Iran says it came to help of disabled...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 17 2019

Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, said on Tuesday that Iran would respond to Britain's...

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...