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Iran's Guards knew missile to blame...

Iran's Guards knew missile to blame...

Middle East

Sat, Jan 11 2020

Iran has said those responsible for the accident would be held to account

Oman's new ruler Haitham bin Tariq takes...

Oman's new ruler Haitham bin Tariq takes...

Middle East

Sat, Jan 11 2020

There was no official Omani government confirmation of the report posted by Al Watan and Al Roya...

Rouhani: Iran deeply regrets accidental...

Rouhani: Iran deeply regrets accidental...

Middle East

Sat, Jan 11 2020

The investigation will continue, Rouhani wrote in a separate tweet

Oman's Sultan Qaboos dies; successor...

Oman's Sultan Qaboos dies; successor...

Middle East

Sat, Jan 11 2020

With his death, the region loses a trusted and seasoned leader, seen as the father of modern Oman, who...

Ali al-Sistani fears worse bloodshed...

Ali al-Sistani fears worse bloodshed...

Middle East

Fri, Jan 10 2020

Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani said attacks by both sides inside Iraq this month showed blatant disregard...

Informants in Iraq, Syria helped US...

Informants in Iraq, Syria helped US...

Middle East

Fri, Jan 10 2020

Neither Soleimani nor the soldiers were registered on the passenger manifesto, according to a Cham Wings...

Iran denies Ukrainian plane downed by...

Iran denies Ukrainian plane downed by...

Middle East

Fri, Jan 10 2020

The declaration at a press conference in the Iranian capital came after Britain and Canada pointed to...

Iran says airliner caught fire before...

Iran says airliner caught fire before...

Middle East

Thu, Jan 9 2020

The Iranian report cited witnesses on the ground and in a passing aircraft flying at high altitude as...

UN investigators find Yemen's Houthis...

UN investigators find Yemen's Houthis...

Middle East

Thu, Jan 9 2020

UN experts monitoring UN sanctions on Iran and Yemen traveled to Saudi Arabia days after the September...

Satellite photos show damage to air...

Satellite photos show damage to air...

Middle East

Thu, Jan 9 2020

The extent of the damage can be gauged by comparing the photographs, taken after Wednesday's...

Bridal party, academics among Canadian...

Bridal party, academics among Canadian...

Middle East

Thu, Jan 9 2020

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said 138 people on the plane were connecting to a flight to...

Infographic: Iran attacks US-Iraqi...

Infographic: Iran attacks US-Iraqi...

Middle East

Wed, Jan 8 2020

 Iran launched missiles at US targets in Iraq on Wednesday, hitting Ain al-Asad air base and...

Infographic: Ukraine plane crash in...

Infographic: Ukraine plane crash in...

Middle East

Wed, Jan 8 2020

A Ukrainian airliner crashed soon after take off from Tehran’s Imam Khomeini airport, killing all...

Israel tries to stand aside from US-Iranian...

Israel tries to stand aside from US-Iranian...

Middle East

Wed, Jan 8 2020

Iran, which has denied seeking to build nuclear arms, said on Sunday it would abandon limitations on...

Millions strike in protest at Indian...

Millions strike in protest at Indian...

Middle East

Wed, Jan 8 2020

Bus and train services and state-owned banks bore the brunt of the national strike action that was staged...

Airlines re-route flights away from...

Airlines re-route flights away from...

Middle East

Wed, Jan 8 2020

The FAA said it issued the airspace ban, which also includes the Gulf of Oman and the waters between...

Iran: 80 'American terrorists' killed...

Iran: 80 'American terrorists' killed...

Middle East

Wed, Jan 8 2020

It also said US helicopters and military equipment were severely damaged

50 killed in stampede at Soleimani's...

50 killed in stampede at Soleimani's...

Middle East

Tue, Jan 7 2020

In Washington, the US defence secretary denied reports the US military was preparing to withdraw from...

Qassem Soleimani's remains arrive in...

Qassem Soleimani's remains arrive in...

Middle East

Tue, Jan 7 2020

'The enemy killed him unjustly,' the Revolutionary Guards' top commander, Major General Hossein...

Khamenei leads huge crowds, weeps at...

Khamenei leads huge crowds, weeps at...

Middle East

Mon, Jan 6 2020

Many Iranians considered Soleimani, who was a decorated veteran of the eight-year war with Iraq, a national...

Trump warns Iran of 'major retaliation,'...

Trump warns Iran of 'major retaliation,'...

Middle East

Mon, Jan 6 2020

Trump ordered a US drone to fire a missile at Soleimani, one of the most influential people in Iran's...