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Army: Israeli soldiers trade fire with...

Army: Israeli soldiers trade fire with...

Middle East

Mon, Aug 20 2018

'A terrorist shot at IDF troops in the northern Gaza Strip, in response IDF troops shot towards the...

Repentant Muslims gather on Mount Arafat...

Repentant Muslims gather on Mount Arafat...

Middle East

Mon, Aug 20 2018

A sea of worshippers scaled the rocky hill southeast of the holy city of Mecca for a day of prayers and...

Iran: US ‘action group’ will fail to...

Iran: US ‘action group’ will fail to...

Middle East

Sun, Aug 19 2018

The 1953 Anglo-American coup remains an open wound in Iran’s relations with the West

More than two million Muslims begin...

More than two million Muslims begin...

Middle East

Sun, Aug 19 2018

Earlier in Mecca pilgrims performed a ritual walk seven times around the Kaaba, a black masonry cube...

Israel closes people crossing with Gaza...

Israel closes people crossing with Gaza...

Middle East

Sun, Aug 19 2018

Border protests and clashes on Friday saw two Palestinians killed by Israeli gunfire

Qatar accuses Saudi Arabia of barring...

Qatar accuses Saudi Arabia of barring...

Middle East

Sat, Aug 18 2018

Saudi Arabia has said Qatari pilgrims can arrive on any airline other than Qatar Airways

Iranian navy mounts new defence system...

Iranian navy mounts new defence system...

Middle East

Sat, Aug 18 2018

Iran has been furious over US President Donald Trump's decision to pull out of an international agreement...

UN chief suggests options for improved...

UN chief suggests options for improved...

Middle East

Sat, Aug 18 2018

Secretary-General Antonio Guterres outlined four options, but he did not make a specific...

UN Palestinian schools to open on time...

UN Palestinian schools to open on time...

Middle East

Thu, Aug 16 2018

UNRWA has faced a $300 million freeze in funding from the United States as Trump demands changes to the...

Israel lets food, goods back into Gaza...

Israel lets food, goods back into...

Middle East

Wed, Aug 15 2018

Israel announced on Tuesday it would lift the commercial goods ban it imposed on July 9 in response to...

Israeli PM made secret Egypt trip for...

Israeli PM made secret Egypt trip for...

Middle East

Tue, Aug 14 2018

The Egyptian presidency was not immediately available to comment

Red Cross: 40 children killed in Yemen...

Red Cross: 40 children killed in Yemen...

Middle East

Tue, Aug 14 2018

Western government have condemned the civilian deaths, but they remain political and military backers...

Infographic: Syrian civil war nears...

Infographic: Syrian civil war nears...

Middle East

Mon, Aug 13 2018

After seven years of brutal civil war Syria’s province of Idlib, which has absorbed many of the...

39 dead in Syria arms depot blast

39 dead in Syria arms depot blast

Middle East

Sun, Aug 12 2018

A civil defence source told AFP that women and children were among the dead

Iran Supreme Leader calls for action...

Iran Supreme Leader calls for action...

Middle East

Sun, Aug 12 2018

In May, the United States pulled out of a 2015 deal between world powers and Tehran under which international...

EU seeks details from Saudi Arabia on...

EU seeks details from Saudi Arabia on...

Middle East

Sun, Aug 12 2018

The European Commission, the EU executive, said it has contacted Saudi Arabia

Israel's Arab minority rallies against...

Israel's Arab minority rallies against...

Middle East

Sun, Aug 12 2018

The new law stipulates that ‘Israel is the historic homeland of the Jewish people and they have...

Saudi-led coalition to probe Yemen air...

Saudi-led coalition to probe Yemen air...

Middle East

Sat, Aug 11 2018

The Arab states initially said the air strikes on the bus were 'legitimate military action' against...

Iran gives most explicit rejection yet...

Iran gives most explicit rejection yet...

Middle East

Sat, Aug 11 2018

The tensions have fuelled a run on the Turkish lira, which dropped 16% to a record low on Friday

US source: Iran test-fired anti-ship...

US source: Iran test-fired anti-ship...

Middle East

Sat, Aug 11 2018

Iran’s Revolutionary Guards confirmed on Sunday it had held war games in the Gulf over the past...

Dozens killed, including children on...

Dozens killed, including children on...

Middle East

Thu, Aug 9 2018

It was unclear how many children were killed and how many air strikes were carried out in the area, in...