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Turkey's Erdogan: The making of a latter-day Sultan

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 20:37

Erdogan, 64, is positioning himself as the bearer of a new Turkish identity, one more closely aligned with Turkey’s Ottoman past and Islamic heritage.

Pakistan election results delayed as Khan leads, opponents cry foul

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 20:23

The party of Khan's jailed chief rival, ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, called the count an assault on democracy in the nuclear-armed, Muslim country which has a history of military rule.

Deadly suicide attack hits Syrian city of Sweida

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 02:09

Authorities chased and killed two other attackers there before they could also blow themselves up, state news agency SANA said.

Lebanon: Mother-Daughter uterine transplant raises hope for infertile

Tue, 07/24/2018 - 18:40

The procedure may be less valued in Israel and other countries that allow surrogacy

Erdogan calls Israel's Nation-State Law 'fascist,' in 'Hitler's spirit'

Tue, 07/24/2018 - 06:48

"The Jewish Nation-State Law passed in the Israeli parliament shows this country's real intentions. It legitimizes all unlawful actions and oppression."

Syrian army advances in southwest against IS militants

Tue, 07/24/2018 - 06:39

Recapturing the Yarmouk basin from Islamic State would bring all of southwest Syria.

What is happening in today’s Middle East

Tue, 07/24/2018 - 04:49

Gilead, former director of the Policy and Political-Military Affairs Bureau at the Defense Ministry, said that we are in a time of challenges, but also of unforeseen cooperation with Arab states.

Senior Iranian official: Trump's threat the 'empty words' of a 'charlatan'

Tue, 07/24/2018 - 04:17

"The statement that he made was not on the level of diplomacy, but the speech of a charlatan... in the international arena he is famous for his corruption."

White Helmets fail to acknowledge Israel's part in their rescue from Syria

Tue, 07/24/2018 - 02:48

The statement did not mention Israel once.

Turkey: Is President Erdogan the new state Of emergency?

Tue, 07/24/2018 - 00:19

As Erdogan increases his power, civil society organizations and their members are considered by many as the few remaining sources capable of placing a check on his total control over the country.

France fails to acknowledge Israel's part in White Helmets' rescue

Mon, 07/23/2018 - 14:19

In the official statement of the French Foreign Ministry we the word 'Israel' is not mentioned.

Inside Israel's secret and unprecedented rescue of Syria's White Helmets

Mon, 07/23/2018 - 11:47

Washington and Western powers scrambled to coordinate the U.N., Israel and Jordan as crisis worsened on Golan and Syrian regime closed in.

With a tweet, Trump sparks talk of war with Iran

Mon, 07/23/2018 - 11:22

Trump responded on Twitter to remarks made earlier in the weekend by Iran's president, Hassan Rouhani.

Nasrallah the grandfather: Rare picture shows Hezbollah leader with family

Mon, 07/23/2018 - 11:03

Since the Second Lebanon War in 2006, Nasrallah has spent most of his time in bunkers out of fear for his life.

Iranian general: Trump's threats are 'psychological warfare'

Mon, 07/23/2018 - 10:36

"We will not abandon our revolutionary principles and beliefs, and faced with those who seek our ill, we will remain steadfast and strong,"

Damascus condemns White Helmet evacuation as 'criminal operation'

Mon, 07/23/2018 - 07:39

The Syrian government has previously accused the White Helmets of being part of a Western-sponsored terrorist organization.

Bennett after U.N. meeting: Israel must avoid Iran driven two-front war

Mon, 07/23/2018 - 06:29

“Iran's goal is to simultaneously entangle Israel on many fronts,” Bennett tweeted after his meeting with Mladenov.

Trump warns Iran to 'never, ever threaten' U.S. or suffer consequences

Mon, 07/23/2018 - 01:31

"NEVER, EVER THREATEN THE UNITED STATES AGAIN OR YOU WILL SUFFER CONSEQUENCES THE LIKES OF WHICH FEW THROUGHOUT HISTORY HAVE EVER SUFFERED BEFORE," Trump wrote.

Israel's Position On Syria Unchanged Following 'White Helmets' Operation

Sun, 07/22/2018 - 22:36

While superficially sensational, analysts highlight Jerusalem's limited role in the mission which they claim did not mark a departure from longstanding policies

WATCH LIVE: Pompeo to address 'Supporting Iranian Voices'

Sun, 07/22/2018 - 20:59

The Iranian people are expressing their frustration with their government’s corruption and mismanagement.