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Four security personnel killed in Jordan shoot-out

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 20:11

King says will strike hard at Islamist radicals

Army built by Syrian rebels with Turkish help faces challenges

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 19:18

The situation in Idlib is complicated by the presence of well-armed jihadists that have fought with the other groups.

Three Kurdish groups in Iran are now fighting the IRGC

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 11:23

Kurdish fighters vow to resist regime's crackdown as groups search for more united strategy amid sanctions on Tehran.

U.S. ambassador urges Britain to ditch support for Iran nuclear deal

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 05:31

Britain, France and Germany have sought to keep the deal alive after the United States exited the 2015 accord.

Assad launches Idlib offensive against rebels

Sat, 08/11/2018 - 23:37

Idlib was a “de-escalation” zone over the last two years but it was also a zone of contention, especially along the governorate’s borders.

Iran sentences couple for “orientation toward the land of Christianity”

Sat, 08/11/2018 - 14:16

Jeff King, the president of Washington, DC-based International Christian Concern, told The Jerusalem Post on Friday that each member of the congregation was sentenced to a year in prison.

In possible message to U.S., Iran fires anti-ship missile during naval drills

Fri, 08/10/2018 - 17:57

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

Wave of air strikes, shelling hits Syria's rebel-held bastion

Fri, 08/10/2018 - 14:05

Rebel-held parts of northern Hama province have been shelled intensively in recent weeks.

A closer look at Israel's Operation Good Neighbor on the Syrian border

Fri, 08/10/2018 - 08:13

Israel reaches out to aid Syrian refugees.

One of the last rebel strongholds in Syria is pushed to accept state rule

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 09:02

Syrians have fled to Idlib from other parts of the country as the government has advanced. The United Nations has warned that an offensive could force 2.5 million people towards the Turkish border.

UNRWA in financial crisis; Jordan warns of 'catastrophe'

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 18:42

The international community must continue to shoulder its political and moral responsibilities towards Palestinian refugees

Russia and Israel reach understanding on Golan border line

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 23:18

Israel's ambassador to Russia said Israel insisted on the full withdrawal of Iranian troops from Syria.

Abbas to visit Qatar for talks on truce, reconciliation proposal

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 12:58

Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh said the senior officials of his movement held intensive discussions with representatives of all Palestinian factions in the Gaza Strip about the cease-fire proposal.

Has Europe become an Iranian tool to circumvent U.S. sanctions?

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 01:33

Comment: Europe loses its moral compass… again

Egyptian in Red Sea resort town charms snakes to sleep

Mon, 08/06/2018 - 18:51

Refaie, who has been charming snakes for the past five years, says the reptiles have become closer to him than some of his human friends.

EU fights against U.S. sanctions on Iran

Mon, 08/06/2018 - 12:39

In an attempt to curb sanctons, European firms must apply to EU in order to end business with Iran.

U.S. officials: sanctions to significantly impact Iran economy

Mon, 08/06/2018 - 12:08

The so-called snapback sanctions would target Iran's purchases of US dollars, metals trading and other dealings, coal, industrial-related software and its auto sector.

U.S. officials: sanctions to significantly impact Iran economy

Mon, 08/06/2018 - 10:47

The so-called snapback sanctions would target Iran's purchases of US dollars, metals trading and other dealings, coal, industrial-related software and its auto sector.

Iran FM Zarif: Trump, Netanyahu, Bin Salman are 'symbols of mistrust'

Mon, 08/06/2018 - 08:57

"Their oppressive policies and violent measures have made them isolated... The world has distanced itself from their hostile policies against Iran."

Iran eases currency rules, hoping to buoy rial ahead of sanctions

Mon, 08/06/2018 - 06:28

The United States has told third countries they must halt imports of Iranian oil from early November or face US financial measures.