• Tuesday, May 21, 2019
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Infographic: Iran’s speedboat...

Infographic: Iran’s speedboat...

Middle East

Mon, May 20 2019

Iran’s asymmetric naval capabilities include submarine-launched anti-ship missiles, over-the-horizon...

Russia air strikes kill 10 civilians...

Russia air strikes kill 10 civilians...

Middle East

Mon, May 20 2019

The jihadist stronghold is supposed to be protected from a government offensive by a September buffer...

Iran FM Zarif: Trump's 'genocidal taunts...

Iran FM Zarif: Trump's 'genocidal taunts...

Middle East

Mon, May 20 2019

Tensions have risen further this month with Washington announcing further economic measures against...

As US-Iran tension simmers, rocket fired...

As US-Iran tension simmers, rocket fired...

Middle East

Mon, May 20 2019

The attack came two weeks after US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned Iraqi leaders during a surprise...

Trump: If Tehran attacks, it will be...

Trump: If Tehran attacks, it will be...

Middle East

Mon, May 20 2019

Tensions between Washington and Tehran have been on the rise as the United States has deployed a carrier...

Iran dismisses possibility of conflict,...

Iran dismisses possibility of conflict,...

Middle East

Sun, May 19 2019

Tensions between Washington and Tehran have increased in recent days, raising concerns about a potential...

Saudi Arabia says seeking to avert war,...

Saudi Arabia says seeking to avert war,...

Middle East

Sun, May 19 2019

Riyadh has accused Tehran of ordering Tuesday's drone strikes on two oil pumping stations in the...

Saudi Arabia calls urgent Gulf, Arab...

Saudi Arabia calls urgent Gulf, Arab...

Middle East

Sun, May 19 2019

Saudi foreign affairs minister Adel al-Jubeir said his country does not want to go to war with Iran,...

Iran urges China, Russia 'concrete actions'...

Iran urges China, Russia 'concrete actions'...

Middle East

Sat, May 18 2019

European nations have also called on all partners to the deal to help salvage it while expressing frustration...

Defiant Iran says it can 'easily' hit...

Defiant Iran says it can 'easily' hit...

Middle East

Sat, May 18 2019

Tensions have risen in recent days, with concerns about a potential US-Iran conflict

Iraq caught up in US-Iran tension

Iraq caught up in US-Iran tension

Middle East

Sat, May 18 2019

On the streets of Baghdad, some shrugged off the rising tensions while others worried their country could...

Revolutionary Guards: Iranian missiles...

Revolutionary Guards: Iranian missiles...

Middle East

Fri, May 17 2019

The comments added two days of sabre-rattling between Tehran and Washington

3 British crew killed in Dubai plane...

3 British crew killed in Dubai plane...

Middle East

Fri, May 17 2019

The four-seat plane crashed while on a mission to calibrate terrestrial navigation systems at the...

Saudi-led coalition in Yemen strikes...

Saudi-led coalition in Yemen strikes...

Middle East

Fri, May 17 2019

The Sanaa strikes targeted nine military sites in and around the city, residents said, with humanitarian...

Nearly 50 Palestinians wounded on Gaza-Israel...

Nearly 50 Palestinians wounded on Gaza-Israel...

Middle East

Thu, May 16 2019

Israeli troops fired tear gas and rubber bullets to repel them, but also live ammunition, the witnesses...

Iran to increase uranium, heavy water...

Iran to increase uranium, heavy water...

Middle East

Thu, May 16 2019

On May 8, Rouhani announced that Iran would stop observing restrictions on stocks of enriched uranium...

Infographic: Escalating attacks raise...

Infographic: Escalating attacks raise...

Middle East

Wed, May 15 2019

Tensions over threats to oil flows from the Middle East are escalating after an attack by armed drones...

Monitor: 12 dead in exchange of fire...

Monitor: 12 dead in exchange of fire...

Middle East

Wed, May 15 2019

Six civilians were killed by "rocket attacks by jihadist groups" in a southern neighbourhood...

Saudi oil facilities attacked, US sees...

Saudi oil facilities attacked, US sees...

Middle East

Wed, May 15 2019

Tuesday's attacks on the pumping stations more than 320 km west of Riyadh and Sunday's on four...

Houthi-run TV says Yemeni group targeted...

Houthi-run TV says Yemeni group targeted...

Middle East

Tue, May 14 2019

The Houthis have repeatedly launched drone and missile attacks on Saudi Arabia and claimed to have launched...

NY Times: White House reviews military...

NY Times: White House reviews military...

Middle East

Tue, May 14 2019

Defence Secretary Patrick Shanahan presented the plan at a meeting of Trump's top security aides...