• Friday, May 25, 2018
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Saudi Arabia frees four women's rights...

Middle East

Fri, May 25 2018

Saudi Arabia has released four women’s rights activists who were among a group arrested last

Amnesty: Saudi Arabia frees leading...

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Thu, May 24 2018

Saudi Arabia has released veteran women’s rights activist Aisha al-Manea following her arrest last...

Syrian state media says US struck army...

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Thu, May 24 2018

Syrian state media and a military media unit run by Lebanon’s Hezbollah group said early

Iran steps up broadsides against US,...

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Wed, May 23 2018

Iran on Wednesday launched a fresh barrage of criticism at US demands for sweeping change

Saudi Arabia expands crackdown on women's...

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Wed, May 23 2018

Saudi Arabia has arrested at least three more women's rights activists in a widening crackdown

IS attack in Syria desert kills 26 pro-regime...

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Tue, May 22 2018

More than two dozen pro-government forces based in Syria's desert died in a surprise Islamic

Palestine urges snap ICC probe into...

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Tue, May 22 2018

The Palestinian foreign minister on Tuesday called on the International Criminal Court (ICC) "to...

Palestinian protesters throw eggs at...

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Tue, May 22 2018

Palestinian protesters on Monday threw eggs at a US delegation in the Israeli-occupied West Bank

EU calls on Israel to reinstate visa...

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Tue, May 22 2018

The European Union on Tuesday called on Israel to reinstate the visa of Omar Shakir,

Five killed, 22 wounded by Houthi missile...

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Tue, May 22 2018

Five people were killed and 22 wounded by a Houthi missile fired at the Yemeni

Saudi air defences destroy ballistic...

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Mon, May 21 2018

Saudi air defences intercepted and destroyed fired by Yemen's Houthi movement over the southern...

Syrian army takes last insurgent area...

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Mon, May 21 2018

The Syrian army has restored control over all areas surrounding the capital Damascus, it said

Paraguay opens its Israel embassy in...

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Mon, May 21 2018

Paraguay opened its Israel embassy in Jerusalem on Monday, the second country to follow the

Palestinian President hospitalized,...

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Mon, May 21 2018

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas was hospitalized in the West Bank on Sunday, doctors and...

Palestinians in Haifa protest over Gaza...

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Mon, May 21 2018

Hundreds of Arab Israelis demonstrated Saturday evening in Haifa in solidarity with Gaza, where...

Moqtada Sadr meets Iraq PM Abadi, hinting...

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Sun, May 20 2018

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi met with Moqtada al-Sadr on Saturday, less than 24 hours

Rabat suspends twin city plan with Guatemala...

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Sun, May 20 2018

Rabat has shelved plans to for a twin city partnership with Guatemala City in protest

Muslim leaders call for international...

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Sat, May 19 2018

Muslim leaders called on Friday for an international force to be deployed to protect Palestinians

Iran says EU promising to salvage nuclear...

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Sat, May 19 2018

Iran’s nuclear chief said on Saturday that the European Union had promised to save the

Cleric Moqtada Sadr wins Iraq election...

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Sat, May 19 2018

The final results of Iraq's elections confirmed Saturday a breakthrough for nationalist cleric Moqtada...

Saudi Arabia arrests women activists...

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Fri, May 18 2018

Saudi Arabia has arrested at least five people, mostly women who previously agitated for the