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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

Lebanon's Hezbollah vows to confront...

Lebanon's Hezbollah vows to confront...

Middle East

Sat, Jun 1 2019

Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah, the leader of the heavily armed Shia movement, said it was unlikely Washington...

Palestinians: US 'deal of the century'...

Palestinians: US 'deal of the century'...

Middle East

Sat, Jun 1 2019

The initiative, driven by Jared Kushner, Donald Trump's son-in-law and White House adviser, was billed...

Mecca summit supports Palestinians,...

Mecca summit supports Palestinians,...

Middle East

Sat, Jun 1 2019

The summit of the 57-member bloc, marked by the notable absence of Iranian and Turkish leaders

Saudi Arabia: Firm Arab stand needed...

Saudi Arabia: Firm Arab stand needed...

Middle East

Fri, May 31 2019

Iraq objected to the Arab communique

Bangladeshi teenagers rescued from Dubai...

Bangladeshi teenagers rescued from Dubai...

Middle East

Thu, May 30 2019

The girls forced into prostitution went to Dubai to earn a living

Israel faces new election as Netanyahu...

Israel faces new election as Netanyahu...

Middle East

Thu, May 30 2019

The crisis arose - officially, at least - from a feud over military conscription between Netanyahu's...

Rights group tries to block new Saudi...

Rights group tries to block new Saudi...

Middle East

Wed, May 29 2019

Another Saudi ship left France's northern coast two weeks ago without a cargo of weapons after dockers...

Islamic State suspects sent by US from...

Islamic State suspects sent by US from...

Middle East

Wed, May 29 2019

Three of the men have been convicted of IS membership and sentenced to death by Iraqi courts, while five...

Iran slams US after Trump nuclear weapons...

Iran slams US after Trump nuclear weapons...

Middle East

Tue, May 28 2019

Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei 'long ago said we're not seeking nuclear weapons...

Israel moves towards new vote as Netanyahu...

Israel moves towards new vote as Netanyahu...

Middle East

Tue, May 28 2019

Netanyahu, who heads the right-wing Likud party, has until 2100 GMT on Wednesday to put a government...

HRW: Egyptian security forces commit...

HRW: Egyptian security forces commit...

Middle East

Tue, May 28 2019

Tens of thousands of North Sinai's estimated 500,000 population have been forcibly evicted or fled,...

Infographic: Oil export alternatives...

Infographic: Oil export alternatives...

Middle East

Tue, May 28 2019

The Strait of Hormuz - a vital oil artery linking Middle East producers to markets in Asia, Europe, North...

Qatar invited by Saudi Arabia to talks...

Qatar invited by Saudi Arabia to talks...

Middle East

Mon, May 27 2019

Several tankers in Gulf waters were targeted under mysterious circumstances and a Saudi crude pipeline...

Javad Zarif: Iran will defend itself...

Javad Zarif: Iran will defend itself...

Middle East

Sun, May 26 2019

In Tehran, President Hassan Rouhani floated the idea of holding a referendum over Iran's nuclear...

Israel restores Gaza fishing zone to...

Israel restores Gaza fishing zone to...

Middle East

Sun, May 26 2019

The move came just three days after Israel had reduced the offshore fishing limits in response to Palestinians...

Iraq warns of 'danger of war' as Iranian...

Iraq warns of 'danger of war' as Iranian...

Middle East

Sun, May 26 2019

In May last year, US President Donald Trump pulled out of the landmark nuclear deal with Iran and later...

Iran’s president says country could...

Iran’s president says country could...

Middle East

Sun, May 26 2019

The US also plans to send 900 additional troops to join the 600 already in the Middle East, and extending...

Israelis protest moves to grant Netanyahu...

Israelis protest moves to grant Netanyahu...

Middle East

Sun, May 26 2019

The demonstration in Tel Aviv was attended by nearly all opposition parties