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The Egyptian author who is planning to visit Israel

Tue, 10/02/2018 - 06:33

Egypt and Israel, since the Camp David Peace accords, have enjoyed close security and intelligence ties but almost no social or cultural cooperation.

IAEA ignores Netanyahu's demands for Iran nuclear inspection

Tue, 10/02/2018 - 05:45

"All information obtained, including from third parties, is subject to rigorous review."

Kurdistan region in Iraq goes to polls a year after independence vote

Mon, 10/01/2018 - 21:35

Almost three million voters in northern Iraq voted for independence, a year ago.

Iran fires missiles at targets in Syria

Mon, 10/01/2018 - 21:15

"Death to the family of Saud," "Death to America," and "Death to Israel" were written on one of the missiles.

Strike shows Middle East that borders don’t matter

Mon, 10/01/2018 - 15:43

The launch comes after Iran had blamed Washington and Riyadh for the Ahvaz attack, claiming that they support groups in southwest Iran who oppose the regime.

Netanyahu: Iran’s attempt to link Israel to attack is ridiculous

Mon, 10/01/2018 - 13:44

Iran blamed the US and its allies in the region, which includes Israel and Saudi Arabia, for the attack in Ahvaz that killed at least 25 people.

Iran fires ballistic missiles at Syria as revenge for Ahvaz attack

Mon, 10/01/2018 - 03:35

Iran feels it can target Israel, the US or Saudi Arabia when the time comes.

Turkey Vows To Buy Iranian Energy, Setting Up Confrontation With U.S.

Mon, 10/01/2018 - 01:15

Ties between Ankara and Washington risk further deterioration if the former chooses to circumvent American sanctions.

Main Iraqi Kurdish party says it may reject regional election result

Sun, 09/30/2018 - 15:18

The statement was later withdrawn but Karwan Anwar, the head of the PUK media office, told Reuters that the party would reject results in all provinces.

Report: Netanyahu met with Indonesian Vice president

Sun, 09/30/2018 - 14:04

The meeting was meant to be confidential but Israeli radio reported on it, the office of PM did not comment on it.

Zarif: 'The Holocaust is no reason to deprive others'

Sun, 09/30/2018 - 13:24

The Iranian Minister of Foreign Affairs stated during a CBS interview on Friday that Netanyahu is speaking "rubbish".

Iraqis channel ‘MeToo’ after high profile women murdered

Sun, 09/30/2018 - 06:23

Tara Fares was latest in trend of attacks on women that has led to outrage in Iraq.

Voices from the Arab Press: A confrontation in Syrian airspace

Sun, 09/30/2018 - 04:27

A weekly selection of opinions and analyses from the Arab media around the world.

How the U.S.-Iran war-of-words could play out

Sat, 09/29/2018 - 22:56

Although most believe a direct confrontation is unlikely in the short-term, Tehran's regional expansionism could eventually place it in President Trump's crosshairs.

U.S. official calls on IAEA to investigate Netanyahu’s secret Iran file

Fri, 09/28/2018 - 04:17

On Thursday afternoon, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu reveals to the UN General Assembly details from the spring cache of documents it had lifted out of Tehran in the spring.

Iranian FM: Israel is the only one with secret, undeclared nuclear program

Fri, 09/28/2018 - 02:50

Zarif called Netanyahu's evidence for his claims an "arts and crafts show."

Netanyahu to Guterres: demand IAEA examine our secret information on Iran

Fri, 09/28/2018 - 02:22

The two met late Thursday night on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly.

Netanyahu to Iran: We have our eyes on you

Thu, 09/27/2018 - 21:02

It was the prime minister’s most masterful performance at the United Nations General Assembly.

Egyptian President meets Evangelical American delegation

Thu, 09/27/2018 - 20:11

He emphasized that Egypt is keen to consolidate the values of citizenship, equality and non-discrimination among citizens.

Danon hints Netanyahu may declassify new intel on Iran in UNGA speech

Thu, 09/27/2018 - 00:24

Danon said those watching Netanyahu's speech can expect to learn information beyond what was included in his April 30th announcement of a raid on a Tehran storage facility stocked with nuclear program files.