• Saturday, Jun 23, 2018
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Iraqi cleric Sadr announces disarmament...

World , Middle East

Sat, Jun 9 2018

Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr called on Friday for a nationwide disarmament campaign and announced...

Iran's Rouhani wants more talks with...

Middle East

Sat, Jun 9 2018

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday he wanted more talks with Russia about what

Israeli troops kill 3 Palestinians as...

Middle East

Fri, Jun 8 2018

Israeli troops shot dead three Palestinians and wounded at least 618 others on Friday with

Afghan forces kill 10 Taliban as ceasefire...

Middle East

Fri, Jun 8 2018

Afghan security forces killed 10 Taliban militants as a ceasefire announced by the president took

Jordan withdraws tax bill after angry...

World , Middle East

Thu, Jun 7 2018

Jordan's new prime minister on Thursday announced a controversial IMF-backed income tax bill will...

Yemen peace plan sees ceasefire, Houthis...

World , Middle East

Thu, Jun 7 2018

A UN peace plan for Yemen calls on the Houthi movement to give up its

Election recount, Baghdad bomb fuel...

World , Middle East

Thu, Jun 7 2018

Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr called on his followers on Thursday to remain calm after an

Nato rejects Qatar membership...

World , Middle East

Wed, Jun 6 2018

Qatar's defence minister said on Tuesday that his country's long-term strategic "ambition"is to join...

King Abdullah of Jordan: Balancing on...

Middle East

Tue, Jun 5 2018

A look at a decade of failed social, economic and political reform in Jordan goes

First Saudi women get driving...

World , Middle East

Tue, Jun 5 2018

Saudi Arabia on Monday began issuing its first driving licences to women in decades, state

Jordan's king replaces PM to defuse...

World , Middle East

Mon, Jun 4 2018

Jordan's King Abdullah on Monday asked Omar al-Razzaz, a former World Bank economist, to form

Israel freezes Armenian genocide bill...

World , Middle East

Sun, Jun 3 2018

Israel's government postponed voting on a bill to recognize the "Armenian genocide" over...

Syria's Assad says will visit North...

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Sun, Jun 3 2018

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said he plans to visit North Korean leader Kim Jong Un,

Saudi Arabia reshuffles cabinet with...

World , Middle East

Sun, Jun 3 2018

Saudi Arabia announced another cabinet reshuffle Saturday with a heavy focus on culture and...

Saudi warns of military action if Qatar...

World , Middle East

Sat, Jun 2 2018

Saudi Arabia has threatened military action against Qatar if it goes ahead and acquires...

Saudi princess Vogue cover sparks anger...

World , Middle East

Sat, Jun 2 2018

An image on the cover of Vogue Arabia of a Saudi princess behind the wheel

Israeli army kills Palestinian nurse...

World , Middle East

Sat, Jun 2 2018

Israeli forces killed a Palestinian nurse on Friday as she tried to help a wounded

Red Cross sends war surgeons to ‘sinking...

World , Middle East

Thu, May 31 2018

The International Committee of the Red Cross is sending two teams of war surgeons to

UN warns Gaza on the brink of war

World , Middle East

Thu, May 31 2018

The latest escalation of fighting between Israel and Palestinian Hamas has pushed Gaza to the

Saudi Cabinet approves measure criminalizing...

World , Middle East

Wed, May 30 2018

Saudi Arabia’s Cabinet on Tuesday approved a measure criminalizing sexual harassment, the state...

Israel seizes control of boat in Gaza...

World , Middle East

Tue, May 29 2018

Israeli forces stopped and seized a Palestinian protest boat on Tuesday, the army said, as