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Iraqi forces kill at least 68 protesters...

Iraqi forces kill at least 68 protesters...

Middle East

Fri, Nov 29 2019

At least 46 people died in the southern city of Nassiriya when troops opened fire on demonstrators who...

Iran arrests 8 'linked to CIA' in street...

Iran arrests 8 'linked to CIA' in street...

Middle East

Thu, Nov 28 2019

Iran said that among the more than 500 people arrested were 8 who were 'linked to the CIA'

Iraqi forces kill 28 protesters after...

Iraqi forces kill 28 protesters after...

Middle East

Thu, Nov 28 2019

PM Adel Abdul Mahdi has so far rejected calls to resign

Saudi-led coalition to free 200 Yemen...

Saudi-led coalition to free 200 Yemen...

Middle East

Wed, Nov 27 2019

The coalition has decided 'to release 200 prisoners of the Huthi militia' and will facilitate...

Iraq's deadly unrest closes roads, schools...

Iraq's deadly unrest closes roads, schools...

Middle East

Wed, Nov 27 2019

The rallies have paralysed daily life in many towns and cities, with schools intermittently closed, streets...

Lebanon's Hariri says he does not want...

Lebanon's Hariri says he does not want...

Middle East

Wed, Nov 27 2019

Hariri, who is Lebanon's leading Sunni Muslim politician and is aligned with Western and Gulf Arab...

UN investigators eye 160 IS militants...

UN investigators eye 160 IS militants...

Middle East

Wed, Nov 27 2019

Islamic State militants consider the Yazidis to be devil-worshippers

Car bomb kills 17 in Turkey-controlled...

Car bomb kills 17 in Turkey-controlled...

Middle East

Wed, Nov 27 2019

The attack took place in the Tal Halaf village west of the city of Ras al-Ayn, which is now controlled...

Iran stages pro-government rallies after...

Iran stages pro-government rallies after...

Middle East

Mon, Nov 25 2019

On Monday, state television carried live footage of demonstrators chanting 'Death to America,'...

Fresh arrests in Saudi Arabia net intellectuals,...

Fresh arrests in Saudi Arabia net intellectuals,...

Middle East

Mon, Nov 25 2019

Riyadh denies having political prisoners, but senior officials have said monitoring of activists, and...

Infographic: Israel braces for political...

Infographic: Israel braces for political...

Middle East

Sun, Nov 24 2019

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu was indicted on corruption charges on Thursday, throwing Israel’s...

US, France vie to bolster Gulf security...

US, France vie to bolster Gulf security...

Middle East

Sun, Nov 24 2019

The chief of the US Central Command and France's defence minister, whose countries have taken divergent...

Security forces kill 5 in southern Iraq...

Security forces kill 5 in southern Iraq...

Middle East

Sun, Nov 24 2019

Hospital sources said the cause of death was live fire, adding that some of the wounded are in critical...

Iran says 'world war' against it...

Iran says 'world war' against it...

Middle East

Sat, Nov 23 2019

The protests erupted across the sanctions-hit country on November 15, after the price of petrol was raised...

At least 7 killed as Iraq seeks to quell...

At least 7 killed as Iraq seeks to quell...

Middle East

Fri, Nov 22 2019

Deadly use of live ammunition, tear gas and stun grenades against mostly unarmed demonstrators have stoked...

Netanyahu charged with corruption, says...

Netanyahu charged with corruption, says...

Middle East

Fri, Nov 22 2019

The prolonged political stalemate comes at a tricky time for Israel and its most prominent statesman...

Israel's attorney general indicts PM...

Israel's attorney general indicts PM...

Middle East

Thu, Nov 21 2019

Netanyahu, who has denied wrongdoing in three corruption cases, is under no legal obligation to resign...

Palestine will go to ICC against Pompeo...

Palestine will go to ICC against Pompeo...

Middle East

Thu, Nov 21 2019

 'Although Pompeo's declaration has no legal value, but its impact from a practical perspective...

At least 4 killed and 48 wounded in...

At least 4 killed and 48 wounded in...

Middle East

Thu, Nov 21 2019

The cause of death was live fire and tear gas canisters aimed directly at the head

Amnesty International: More than 100...

Amnesty International: More than 100...

Middle East

Wed, Nov 20 2019

'The organization believes that the real death toll may be much higher, with some reports suggesting...

Israeli strikes kill 11 fighters in...

Israeli strikes kill 11 fighters in...

Middle East

Wed, Nov 20 2019

At least eleven "fighters" were killed in the strikes, said Britain-based monitoring group...