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Iran opposition leader quits after 6yrs...

Iran opposition leader quits after 6yrs...

World

Tue, Dec 27 2016

Mehdi Karroubi, a leading member of the Iranian opposition who has been under house arrest for almost...

Netanyahu seeks to rally Israelis around...

Netanyahu seeks to rally Israelis around...

World

Tue, Dec 27 2016

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been unrelenting in his criticism of the Obama administration...

Trump’s pick for ambassador to Israel...

Trump’s pick for ambassador to Israel...

Middle East

Mon, Dec 26 2016

So far to the right is Friedman that even many Israel supporters worry he could push Israel’s hawkish...

Netanyahu seeks to rally Israelis against...

Netanyahu seeks to rally Israelis against...

Middle East

Mon, Dec 26 2016

That all of Jerusalem is their country’s capital is a consensus view among Israelis, including those...

Bangladeshi arrested with yaba in Kuwait...

Bangladeshi arrested with yaba in Kuwait...

Middle East

Mon, Dec 26 2016

A Bangladeshi drug trafficker was found in possession of 10,000 yaba tablets at Kuwait International...

Netanyahu orders UN ties review

Netanyahu orders UN ties review

World

Sun, Dec 25 2016

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said Israel will re-assess its ties with the United...

Israel rejects UN resolution against...

Israel rejects UN resolution against...

Middle East

Sat, Dec 24 2016

The US abstention was seen as a parting shot by Obama, who has had an acrimonious relationship with Netanyahu...

Plane hijackings in past decade

Plane hijackings in past decade

Middle East

Sat, Dec 24 2016

Two men used fake weapons Friday to hijack a Libyan plane with 117 people on board and divert it to Malta,...

Trump imposes brash style on US...

Trump imposes brash style on US...

World

Sat, Dec 24 2016

There can few more delicate relationships in international affairs than that between the two greatest...

Bethlehem: Key points about the holy...

Bethlehem: Key points about the holy...

Middle East

Sat, Dec 24 2016

On Christmas Day thousands of tourists and Palestinians –Muslims and Christians alike – line the so-called...

Aleppo faces vast destruction left by...

Aleppo faces vast destruction left by...

Middle East

Fri, Dec 23 2016

Some 250,000 people could potentially return to the devastated east, once home to 1.5m, and find shelter...

Egypt delays UN resolution on Israel...

Egypt delays UN resolution on Israel...

World

Fri, Dec 23 2016

Egypt has suddenly delayed a vote on its UN resolution condemning Israeli settlements in the West Bank...

Putin urges Russian nuclear weapons...

Putin urges Russian nuclear weapons...

Europe

Thu, Dec 22 2016

Russia is prioritising its Asian partners including India and China for arms sales, he added

Trump, Netanyahu urge Obama to veto...

Trump, Netanyahu urge Obama to veto...

Middle East

Thu, Dec 22 2016

Egypt circulated the draft on Wednesday evening and the 15-member council is due to vote on

Donald Trump frames Europe attacks as...

Donald Trump frames Europe attacks as...

Europe

Wed, Dec 21 2016

Trump resorted to similar language to condemn the murder, on the same day, of Russia’s ambassador to...

Assassination of Russian ambassador...

Assassination of Russian ambassador...

Europe

Wed, Dec 21 2016

The gunman was seen standing behind the ambassador and after opening fire he swaggered and pointed his...

Aleppo battle: What next for the...

Aleppo battle: What next for the...

Europe

Tue, Dec 20 2016

The most serious cases were then transferred to Turkey. A Turkish official told the AFP news agency that...

Bacha bazi: Afghan culture of child...

Bacha bazi: Afghan culture of child...

Middle East

Mon, Dec 19 2016

AIHRC points out that Afghanistan’s criminal law prohibits rape and pederasty, but there are no clear...

Pakistani hostility alarms Afghan...

Pakistani hostility alarms Afghan...

Middle East

Mon, Dec 19 2016

UNHCR said 67,057 refugees were permanently repatriated in August, up from 12,962 the month before

Saudi Arabia, US play down reports of...

Saudi Arabia, US play down reports of...

Middle East

Mon, Dec 19 2016

Saudi Arabia and the United States on Sunday played down media reports that Washington had decided to...

Jordan declares end of castle siege,...

Jordan declares end of castle siege,...

Middle East

Mon, Dec 19 2016

Jordanian security forces said they killed four "terrorist outlaws" after flushing them out of a castle...