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Canada PM to press Saudi Arabia on rights,...

Canada PM to press Saudi Arabia on rights,...

Middle East

Thu, Aug 9 2018

The Financial Times, citing unidentified sources, reported that the Saudi central bank and state pension...

Saudi Arabia stops medical treatment...

Saudi Arabia stops medical treatment...

Middle East

Wed, Aug 8 2018

The kingdom has suspended educational exchange programs with Canada and moved Saudi scholarship recipients...

Trump warns world against business with...

Trump warns world against business with...

Middle East

Tue, Aug 7 2018

European governments are infuriated by Trump's strategy, which leaves their businesses in Iran faced...

Saudi Arabia, Canada row over jailed...

Saudi Arabia, Canada row over jailed...

Middle East

Tue, Aug 7 2018

A pro-government Saudi Twitter account provoked outrage when it posted - and then deleted - a 9/11-style...

Saudi expels Canadian envoy, recalls...

Saudi expels Canadian envoy, recalls...

Middle East

Mon, Aug 6 2018

The Saudi foreign ministry slammed the Canadian statement, signalling its growing irritation over Western...

Israel says Gaza truce talks focus on...

Israel says Gaza truce talks focus on...

Middle East

Mon, Aug 6 2018

More than two million Palestinians, mostly the stateless descendants of people who were driven out or...

Israeli Druze rally against new nation-state...

Israeli Druze rally against new nation-state...

Middle East

Sun, Aug 5 2018

Arab Israelis make up around 20% of the country's 9 million citizens

Iran Guards holds Gulf drills as US...

Iran Guards holds Gulf drills as US...

Middle East

Sun, Aug 5 2018

More than 100 vessels were involved in the drills, including small boats

Israel reimposes blockade of fuel deliveries...

Israel blocks fuel deliveries to...

Middle East

Thu, Aug 2 2018

Israel already imposed a blockade on fuel deliveries to Gaza on July 17 but lifted it a week later in...

Videos released of Japanese, Italian...

Videos released of Japanese, Italian...

Middle East

Wed, Aug 1 2018

Both men are shown kneeling in front of a wall wearing orange jumpsuits while armed men dressed head-to-toe...

UN: Fresh air strikes hit Yemen's Hodeidah...

UN: Fresh air strikes hit Yemen's Hodeidah...

Middle East

Mon, Jul 30 2018

On June 13, Saudi Arabia and its allies in a pro-government coalition launched a major offensive to retake...

As US pushes for Mideast peace, Saudi...

As US pushes for Mideast peace, Saudi...

Middle East

Mon, Jul 30 2018

The Saudi authorities did not respond to a request for comment on the current status of diplomatic...

Make reefs, not war

Make reefs, not war

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Mon, Jul 30 2018

Lebanon is sinking tanks in the Mediterranean to make new reefs

Palestinian teen activist Ahed Tamimi...

Palestinian teen activist Ahed Tamimi...

Middle East

Sun, Jul 29 2018

Tamimi's case drew global attention and Amnesty International said after her conviction that her...

Israeli police raid al-Aqsa mosque after...

Israeli police raid al-Aqsa mosque after...

Middle East

Sat, Jul 28 2018

Al Aqsa compound, also revered by Jews as a vestige of their two ancient temples, was among areas Israel...

Trump seeks to revive 'Arab NATO' to...

Trump seeks to revive 'Arab NATO' to...

Middle East

Sat, Jul 28 2018

Saudi officials had raised the idea of a security pact ahead of a Trump visit last year to Saudi Arabia...

Trump team preparing economic plan as...

Trump team preparing economic plan as...

Middle East

Thu, Jul 26 2018

The White House has offered few details on a peace plan that has drawn widespread scepticism even before...

UN Palestinian agency to axe 250 jobs...

UN Palestinian agency to axe 250 jobs...

Middle East

Thu, Jul 26 2018

The UNRWA staff union also called for a general strike by employees to be held on Thursday in Gaza

Local official: Islamic State kills...

Islamic State kills 215 in southwest...

Middle East

Thu, Jul 26 2018

The jihadists launched simultaneous attacks on several villages northeast of Sweida city, where they...

Trump: US ready to make a real deal...

Trump: US ready to make a real deal...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 25 2018

Trump’s defence secretary declined to directly answer a question about whether he was concerned...

More than 150 dead in IS attacks on...

More than 150 dead in IS attacks on...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 25 2018

State media confirmed the attacks had killed and wounded people in Sweida city and villages to the north...