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UN chief suggests options for improved...

UN chief suggests options for improved...

Middle East

Sat, Aug 18 2018

Secretary-General Antonio Guterres outlined four options, but he did not make a specific...

UN Palestinian schools to open on time...

UN Palestinian schools to open on time...

Middle East

Thu, Aug 16 2018

UNRWA has faced a $300 million freeze in funding from the United States as Trump demands changes to the...

Israel lets food, goods back into Gaza...

Israel lets food, goods back into...

Middle East

Wed, Aug 15 2018

Israel announced on Tuesday it would lift the commercial goods ban it imposed on July 9 in response to...

Israeli PM made secret Egypt trip for...

Israeli PM made secret Egypt trip for...

Middle East

Tue, Aug 14 2018

The Egyptian presidency was not immediately available to comment

Red Cross: 40 children killed in Yemen...

Red Cross: 40 children killed in Yemen...

Middle East

Tue, Aug 14 2018

Western government have condemned the civilian deaths, but they remain political and military backers...

Infographic: Syrian civil war nears...

Infographic: Syrian civil war nears...

Middle East

Mon, Aug 13 2018

After seven years of brutal civil war Syria’s province of Idlib, which has absorbed many of the...

39 dead in Syria arms depot blast

39 dead in Syria arms depot blast

Middle East

Sun, Aug 12 2018

A civil defence source told AFP that women and children were among the dead

Iran Supreme Leader calls for action...

Iran Supreme Leader calls for action...

Middle East

Sun, Aug 12 2018

In May, the United States pulled out of a 2015 deal between world powers and Tehran under which international...

EU seeks details from Saudi Arabia on...

EU seeks details from Saudi Arabia on...

Middle East

Sun, Aug 12 2018

The European Commission, the EU executive, said it has contacted Saudi Arabia

Israel's Arab minority rallies against...

Israel's Arab minority rallies against...

Middle East

Sun, Aug 12 2018

The new law stipulates that ‘Israel is the historic homeland of the Jewish people and they have...

Saudi-led coalition to probe Yemen air...

Saudi-led coalition to probe Yemen air...

Middle East

Sat, Aug 11 2018

The Arab states initially said the air strikes on the bus were 'legitimate military action' against...

Iran gives most explicit rejection yet...

Iran gives most explicit rejection yet...

Middle East

Sat, Aug 11 2018

The tensions have fuelled a run on the Turkish lira, which dropped 16% to a record low on Friday

US source: Iran test-fired anti-ship...

US source: Iran test-fired anti-ship...

Middle East

Sat, Aug 11 2018

Iran’s Revolutionary Guards confirmed on Sunday it had held war games in the Gulf over the past...

Dozens killed, including children on...

Dozens killed, including children on...

Middle East

Thu, Aug 9 2018

It was unclear how many children were killed and how many air strikes were carried out in the area, in...

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