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Syria force takes IS bastion, 'caliphate'...

Syria force takes IS bastion, 'caliphate'...

Middle East

Sat, Mar 23 2019

Fighters of the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces raised their yellow flag in Baghouz, the remote riverside...

Trump accepts Israeli sovereignty over...

Trump accepts Israeli sovereignty over...

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Sat, Mar 23 2019

Trump called the Golan -- a strategic area seized from Syria and annexed in a move never recognized by...

UN rights forum condemns Israel over...

UN rights forum condemns Israel over...

Middle East

Sat, Mar 23 2019

Protests at the border between Israel and the Gaza Strip began in March last year, with Palestinians...

Infographic: Golan Heights claimed by...

Infographic: Golan Heights claimed by...

Middle East

Fri, Mar 22 2019

US President Donald Trump has backed Israel’s claim to sovereignty over the Golan Heights

Almost 100 dead as Iraq ferry sinks...

Almost 100 dead as Iraq ferry sinks...

Middle East

Fri, Mar 22 2019

The premier said 61 women had died in the accident

Two more Bangladeshis killed in Saudi...

Two more Bangladeshis killed in Saudi...

Middle East

Wed, Mar 20 2019

Md Shaheen was an investor in Saudi Arabia and was awarded the title of a Commercially Important Person...

Israeli forces kill Palestinian suspected...

Israeli forces kill Palestinian suspected...

Middle East

Wed, Mar 20 2019

The assailant was killed after he opened fire at Israeli forces who had come to arrest him

Netanyahu's election rival sidesteps...

Netanyahu's election rival sidesteps...

Middle East

Wed, Mar 20 2019

Gantz, a centrist candidate, said in an interview with Hadashot TV news that Israel has a moral obligation...

Plane catches fire at Tehran airport;...

Plane catches fire at Tehran airport;...

Middle East

Wed, Mar 20 2019

The fire broke out after the aircraft's landing gear did not open properly

Saudi Arabia curbs family influence...

Saudi Arabia curbs family influence...

Middle East

Tue, Mar 19 2019

Only two Bin Laden brothers, Saad and Abdullah, are represented on the new 9-person board

UN rights expert: Israel depriving Palestinians...

UN rights expert: Israel depriving Palestinians...

Middle East

Mon, Mar 18 2019

Michael Lynk, UN special rapporteur on human rights in the Palestinian territories, said that Israel...

Saudi crown prince approved 'intervention'...

Saudi crown prince approved 'intervention'...

Middle East

Mon, Mar 18 2019

The campaign included surveillance, kidnapping, detention and torture of Saudis, said the report which...

Israel's top court disqualifies far-rightist,...

Israel's top court disqualifies far-rightist,...

Middle East

Mon, Mar 18 2019

The Supreme Court rulings were widely expected and unlikely to shake Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's...

Yemen rebels warn they could target...

Yemen rebels warn they could target...

Middle East

Sun, Mar 17 2019

The threat came as the United Nations was trying to salvage a truce deal in Yemen, seen as crucial to...

Israel launches Gaza strikes after rockets...

Israel launches Gaza strikes after rockets...

Middle East

Fri, Mar 15 2019

There was no immediate word of casualties in the air strikes that hit six buildings used by the dominant...

Islamic State loses ground in final...

Islamic State loses ground in final...

Middle East

Fri, Mar 15 2019

SDF fighters said many of them were foreign fighters

Saudi official says kingdom pursuing...

Saudi official says kingdom pursuing...

Middle East

Fri, Mar 15 2019

Three dozen Western countries, including all 28 European Union members, called on Saudi Arabia last week...

Yemen rebels hold mass funeral for victims...

Yemen rebels hold mass funeral for victims...

Middle East

Fri, Mar 15 2019

The Houthi rebels' Saba news agency said 17 civilians, including women and children, were buried...

Infographic: More than 11 million Syrians...

Infographic: More than 11 million Syrians...

Middle East

Wed, Mar 13 2019

More than 5.6 million of Syria’s population are seeking refuge abroad, while another 5.7 million...

Iran threatens defence overhaul to counter...

Iran threatens defence overhaul to counter...

Middle East

Wed, Mar 13 2019

Ali Shamkhani, the secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council, did not name the countries...

Saudi women's rights activists stand...

Saudi women's rights activists stand...

Middle East

Wed, Mar 13 2019

Loujain al-Hathloul, Aziza al-Yousef, Eman al-Nafjan and Hatoon Al-Fassi are among around 10 women appearing...