Subscribe to Jerusalem Post - Middle East News feed
www.jpost.com
Updated: 1 hour 52 min ago

Iran warns of 'unpleasant' response if U.S. drops nuclear deal

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 18:41

"Iran has several options if the United States leaves the nuclear deal. Tehran's reaction to America's withdrawal of the deal will be unpleasant."

White House works to fill its own vacuum in Syria with allied Arab forces

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 14:49

Bahrain, Jordan, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates would be expected to take part.

Assad steps up efforts to crush last besieged enclaves

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 07:18

Despite Western airstrikes, the Syrian government continued its advance, with Russian and Iranian aid.

Belgium companies sold deadly chemicals to Assad in violation of sanctions

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 18:37

Knack magazine reported that the companies said they were not aware that export licenses were required for the sale of chemicals to Syria.

EU passes bill to promote anti-hate education in Palestinian schools

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 09:28

Palestinian textbooks will henceforth be examined to proactively maintain that they meet EU and UNESCO standards.

Iran says will make or buy any weapons it needs, blasts 'invading powers'

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 04:25

"We are not living in a normal region, and we see invading powers have built bases around us. Disregarding the principles of international law, they intervene in regional affairs."

Macron visit to U.S. seen as critical to fate of Iran deal

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 01:32

Macron and Trump have grown close over the last year, and the French president’s personal appeal is seen by advocates of the deal as its best hope of survival.

Hezbollah’s war of words telegraphs Iran’s message to Jerusalem

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 23:50

Why send the Hezbollah messenger?

In Syria's Raqqa, corpses still lie in the rubble

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 09:40

The Raqqa Civil Council has said it will take 5.3 billion Syrian lira (about $10 million) a year to restore power and water supplies, roads and schools.

Intelligence released proving Iranian military involvement in Syria

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 08:28

Released photo intelligence and exposed images demonstrate to the Iranians that Israel knows and understands the Iranian government's intentions in Syria.

Intelligence released proving Iranian military involvement in Syria

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 08:25

Released photo intelligence and exposed images demonstrate to the Iranians that Israel knows and understands the Iranian government's intentions in Syria.

Syrian commander blames Israel, U.S. for air defense false alarm

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 07:09

The official attributed the malfunction to "a joint electronic attack" by Israel and the United States targeting the Syrian radar system.

Intelligence released proving Iranian military involvement in Syria

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 06:23

Released photo intelligence and exposed images demonstrate to the Iranians that Israel knows and understands the Iranian government's intentions in Syria.

Missiles shot down over two Syrian air bases, source unknown

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 00:54

Asked about the missile attack, an Israeli military spokesman said: "We don't comment on such reports."

Air strikes reported in Syria

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 19:22

Syrian media and eyewitnesses reported missile, anti-aircraft fire and fighter jets early Tuesday morning.

Envoy heads to Amman after embassy empty 9 months

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 15:32

He is expected to present his credentials to Jordanian officials in the coming days.

Syria prepares for offensive against ISIS in Palestinian camp of Yarmouk

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 15:08

Area in Damascus has been under siege for four years with over 140,000 civilians displaced in fighting.

EU fails to agree on new Iran sanctions as Trump deadline nears

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 11:45

The EU is eager to safeguard the pact, under which Tehran agreed to curb its nuclear ambitions for at least a decade, but United States President Donald Trump has been a fierce critic.

Russia may have tampered with chemical attack site, U.S. envoy says

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 09:16

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov denied that Moscow had interfered with any evidence.

Political adviser to Syria’s Assad: Major victory over western missiles

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 01:35

“There are two things that the West and the Zionists want. One is that there be no unity in the [Arab] nation. The other is that [the Arab nation] not arm itself with science and knowledge."