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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...

Iran: No limits on enrichment, stepping...

Iran: No limits on enrichment, stepping...

Middle East

Mon, Jan 6 2020

State television said Iran would not respect any limits set down in the pact on the country's nuclear...

Iran: US to suffer ‘teeth-shattering’...

Iran: US to suffer ‘teeth-shattering’...

Middle East

Mon, Jan 6 2020

In a strongly-worded statement, issued by the Iranian embassy in Dhaka on Sunday said the killing of...

Iraqi parliament passes resolution to...

Iraqi parliament passes resolution to...

Middle East

Sun, Jan 5 2020

Around 5,000 US troops remain in Iraq, most of them in an advisory capacity

'Iranian hackers' claim breach of US...

'Iranian hackers' claim breach of US...

Middle East

Sun, Jan 5 2020

Trump has said Soleimani was planning an "imminent" attack on US personnel in Baghdad

Qassem Soleimani's body returned to...

Qassem Soleimani's body returned to...

Middle East

Sun, Jan 5 2020

There was no immediate claim of responsibility

How will Iran retaliate to Soleimani...

How will Iran retaliate to Soleimani...

Middle East

Sun, Jan 5 2020

Tehran's clerical leadership promised 'severe vengeance in the right place and time,' but...

Over 70 firms to attend 'Made in Bangladesh'...

Over 70 firms to attend 'Made in Bangladesh'...

Middle East

Sat, Jan 4 2020

The event would go a long way in rebranding Bangladesh as an economic powerhouse

Trump says attack aimed to 'stop, not...

Trump says attack aimed to 'stop, not...

North America

Sat, Jan 4 2020

Trump said Soleimani was 'terminated' when he was on the verge of attacking US diplomats, reports...