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60 killed in Houthi attack on camp in...

60 killed in Houthi attack on camp in...

Middle East

Sun, Jan 19 2020

A proxy war has been playing out in Yemen between Iran and Saudi Arabia

Russia strike kill five civilians in...

Russia strike kill five civilians in...

Middle East

Sat, Jan 18 2020

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said three children were among those killed after midnight Friday...

Saudi appoints princess as Unesco...

Saudi appoints princess as Unesco...

Middle East

Thu, Jan 16 2020

As part of the reforms, the oil-rich kingdom, which has five Unesco World Heritage sites, is also working...

Lebanon protests turn violent for second...

Lebanon protests turn violent for second...

Middle East

Thu, Jan 16 2020

Police dispersed the protests with batons and tear gas

Israel carries out Gaza air strikes...

Israel carries out Gaza air strikes...

Middle East

Thu, Jan 16 2020

Hamas's armed wing usually evacuates its facilities in anticipation of Israeli retaliation after...

Iranians bury dead from downed plane...

Iranians bury dead from downed plane...

Middle East

Thu, Jan 16 2020

The plane was downed by air defences when the armed forces were on high alert for US reprisals

Iran social media posts call for more...

Iran social media posts call for more...

Middle East

Wed, Jan 15 2020

Protesters, with students at the forefront, have staged daily rallies in Tehran and other cities since...

Turkey threatens to 'teach lesson' to...

Turkey threatens to 'teach lesson' to...

Middle East

Wed, Jan 15 2020

Haftar left Moscow on Tuesday without signing a peace deal aimed at ending a nine-month offensive against...

Lebanon security forces fire tear gas,...

Lebanon security forces fire tear gas,...

Middle East

Wed, Jan 15 2020

The civil defence said it treated some protesters and police who suffered injuries on Tuesday, without...

Iran makes first arrests over airliner...

Iran makes first arrests over airliner...

Middle East

Tue, Jan 14 2020

At a televised news conference, the judiciary announced the first arrests had been made over the blunder,...

Iran grants Canada investigators access...

Iran grants Canada investigators access...

Middle East

Tue, Jan 14 2020

'We don't fully know what the scope of our investigation will be'

PM attends Abu Dhabi Sustainability...

PM attends Abu Dhabi Sustainability...

Middle East

Mon, Jan 13 2020

The premier is on a 3-day visit to UAE

Iraq warns of 'collapse' if Trump blocks...

Iraq warns of 'collapse' if Trump blocks...

Middle East

Mon, Jan 13 2020

The US already sanctions Iraqi nationals, armed groups and even banks for links to Tehran, Washington's...

Iran agrees de-escalation 'only solution'...

Iran agrees de-escalation 'only solution'...

Middle East

Mon, Jan 13 2020

US President Donald Trump warned Iran against harming demonstrators and against a repeat of a deadly...

Hundreds protest in Lebanon as crisis...

Hundreds protest in Lebanon as crisis...

Middle East

Sun, Jan 12 2020

The movement has been fuelled by a crippling economic crisis, the worst since Lebanon's 1975-1990...

18 killed in Syrian army bombing of...

18 killed in Syrian army bombing of...

Middle East

Sun, Jan 12 2020

The bombardment surprised residents in a city that has been relatively free from the near-daily attacks...

Libya ceasefire agreed after months...

Libya ceasefire agreed after months...

Middle East

Sun, Jan 12 2020

Early Sunday the head of the GNA, Fayez al-Sarraj, also announced his acceptance of the ceasefire, saying...

US to expel Saudi military trainees...

US to expel Saudi military trainees...

Middle East

Sun, Jan 12 2020

According to the Washington Post, the FBI asked Apple to help access Alshamrani's two iPhones, but...

Twitter video: Iranian protesters demand...

Twitter video: Iranian protesters demand...

Middle East

Sun, Jan 12 2020

Hundreds of people chanted "resign, resign" in front of Tehran’s Amir Kabir...

Protests and condemnation after Iran...

Protests and condemnation after Iran...

Middle East

Sun, Jan 12 2020

Britain’s ambassador was detained during one of the protests

In the words of a general: How Iran...

In the words of a general: How Iran...

Middle East

Sun, Jan 12 2020

In remarks aired on state television, Brigadier General Amirali Hajizadeh said the missile operator who...