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Syrian army shells rebel area, Turkish...

Syrian army shells rebel area, Turkish...

Middle East

Thu, Jun 13 2019

Turkey's Defence Ministry said Syrian government forces carried out what it assessed to be a deliberate...

Shinzo Abe meets Iran supreme leader...

Shinzo Abe meets Iran supreme leader...

Middle East

Thu, Jun 13 2019

Tokyo is a key ally of Washington and has also traditionally enjoyed good ties with Tehran

Israel strikes Hamas in Gaza, calling...

Israel strikes Hamas in Gaza, calling...

Middle East

Thu, Jun 13 2019

The latest hostilities followed Israel's closure of offshore waters to Gaza fisherman on...

Houthi missile attack on Saudi airport...

Houthi missile attack on Saudi airport...

Middle East

Wed, Jun 12 2019

A coalition statement said a projectile hit the arrivals hall at Abha airport, causing material damage....

Iraq Kurds name Masrour Barzani as their...

Iraq Kurds name Masrour Barzani as their...

Middle East

Tue, Jun 11 2019

He won the votes of 87 of the 97 members present in the region's 111-seat chamber

Iran warns over 'economic war' waged...

Iran warns over 'economic war' waged...

Middle East

Tue, Jun 11 2019

Iran signed a landmark nuclear accord with Britain, China, France, Germany, Russia and the United States...

German minister lands in Iran in bid...

German minister lands in Iran in bid...

Middle East

Mon, Jun 10 2019

Germany, France and Britain maintain that the nuclear pact remains the best way to limit Iran's enrichment...

Germany says two states 'only solution'...

Germany says two states 'only solution'...

Middle East

Sun, Jun 9 2019

Palestinian leaders said the US envoy's comments showed "extremists" were involved in White...

Iran urges Europe to normalise economic...

Iran urges Europe to normalise economic...

Middle East

Sun, Jun 9 2019

The west European signatories to the deal - France, Britain and Germany - share the same concerns as...

Saudi Arabia seeks to execute another...

Saudi Arabia seeks to execute another...

Middle East

Sat, Jun 8 2019

It would make him the fourth teenager to be executed this year

Iran: New US sanctions show talks offer...

Iran: New US sanctions show talks offer...

Middle East

Sat, Jun 8 2019

Foreign ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi called the new sanctions another instance of "economic...

Northwest Syria battles rage after rebel...

Northwest Syria battles rage after rebel...

Middle East

Sat, Jun 8 2019

Insurgent factions said they seized three key villages in the Hama countryside late on Thursday

Dubai bus crash kills 17, including...

Dubai bus crash kills 17, including...

Middle East

Fri, Jun 7 2019

The bus, registered in Oman, was making its way into Dubai from Muscat with 31 passengers of different...

UAE: Sophisticated tanker attacks likely...

UAE: Sophisticated tanker attacks likely...

Middle East

Fri, Jun 7 2019

US national security adviser John Bolton said on May 29 that the attacks were the work of "naval...

6 countries, including Saudi Arabia,...

Saudi Arabia to celebrate Eid on...

Middle East

Mon, Jun 3 2019

Pakistan was also among the countries that announced that Eid would fall on June 5

Kushner suggests Palestinians not ready...

Kushner suggests Palestinians not ready...

Middle East

Mon, Jun 3 2019

Speaking to US news site Axios, Kushner also said he was not concerned over whether the Palestinians...

US ready to talk to Iran with 'no preconditions,'...

US ready to talk to Iran with 'no preconditions,'...

Middle East

Mon, Jun 3 2019

Washington has sharply tightened sanctions against Iran since the start of May

IAEA: Iran's stocks of nuclear materials...

IAEA: Iran's stocks of nuclear materials...

Middle East

Sun, Jun 2 2019

Earlier this month Iran announced it was suspending some of its commitments under the 2015 Joint Comprehensive...

Iraq condemns 8th French IS member to...

Iraq condemns 8th French IS member to...

Middle East

Sun, Jun 2 2019

Fodil Tahar Aouidate, 32, first appeared in court on May 27 but a judge delayed his trial to allow for...

10 killed in Syria by Israeli missile...

10 killed in Syria by Israeli missile...

Middle East

Sun, Jun 2 2019

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he had ordered the strikes

Israel attacks Syria over rockets fired...

Israel attacks Syria over rockets fired...

Middle East

Sun, Jun 2 2019

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he had ordered the strike at Syria