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Kuwait blocks work permits for Tunisian and Lebanese women lacking male guardian

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 20:58

Kuwait had already imposed this requirement on Lebanese women, though only the latter require a security clearance.

Report: Syria responds as Israel hits Iranian cargo in Damascus airport

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 15:02

The airport is being hit by airstrikes, tweeted Kann reporter Amichai Stein.

French Minister refuses to grant award to Palestinian NGO with terror ties

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 14:06

Hotovely laments that Al-Haq and B’Tselem still expected to receive French human rights prize

Iran jails 30 for corruption after public outcry for economic crimes

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 13:50

Many of the men were also fined, sentenced to lashes and had the "ill-gotten" part of their assets seized, Ejei said.

PA seeks extradition of more than 100 ‘thieves’ accused of corruption

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 11:28

Abbas revealed that a Palestinian suspect was served with an Interpol “red notice” a few days ago. However, he did not mention the name of the suspect.

Iranian media: Islamic Republic to stage naval exercises in Indian Ocean

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 11:20

Iran will launch the maneuver this winter to display its military power and flaunt its new weapons.

Jordan to rework controversial cybercrimes bill following protests

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 10:33

"The government will study again the draft law before redrafting it in light of existing laws," Ghunaimat said.

Iran detained Australian academic for 'infiltrating' institutions

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 10:07

In October, Khamenei called for increased efforts to combat enemy "infiltration."

Al-Arabiya slams Linda Sarsour as Muslim Brotherhood ally

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 07:38

Written by Huda al-Saleh and published on Sunday the article seeks to expose what it calls “details of calls to attack Trump by US ‘Muslim Sisters’ allied to the Brotherhood.”

'Iran increases testing of ballistic missiles that can reach Europe'

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 07:09

Iran reportedly doubled the number of its tests in 2018.

Iran arrests 10 suspects in suicide bombing that killed two

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 05:30

Iranian security forces have detained 10 people suspected of links to a suicide car bomb attack this week.

How Iran turned a 'counterterror' meeting into a push for new global order

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 05:22

The meeting comes as Gulf Cooperation Council gathers in Riyadh.

Israeli cyberware company disputes software related to Khashoggi murder

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 02:31

"We follow an extremely rigorous protocol for licensing our products — which are only provided after a full vetting as well as licensing by the Israeli government.“

Report: Netanyahu working to normalize ties with Saudis before elections

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 19:36

The report said Netanyahu’s goal was to bring about a breakthrough and make the relations between the two countries official before the 2019 Israeli election.

Iran: U.S. arm sales turning Middle East into tinderbox

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 02:24

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani warned on Saturday of a "deluge of drugs, refugees, bombs and terror" should US sanctions weaken Iranian ability to fight these things.

Will antisemitism drive British Jews to make aliyah to Israel?

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 11:38

Ever since the Labour Party, traditionally considered a natural home for British Jews, elected Jeremy Corbyn as its leader in September 2015, it has been embroiled in a dispute.

Voices from the Arab press: The Crown Prince’s vision for a ‘new Europe’

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 10:55

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

IDF discovers second Hezbollah terrorist tunnel crossing into Israel

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 10:17

The IDF protested against the violation of Israeli sovereignty by the Hezbollah.

Pakistan's army supports U.S. attempts of reconciliation with the Taliban

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 09:53

Pakistan's army on threw its support behind the latest US efforts for a political settlement with the Afghan Taliban to end a 17-year-old war.

Qatar transfers $15 million to Gaza through Israel

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 07:52

MK Oded Forer (Yisrael Beiteinu) lost no time in responding to the report, "The heavy rain currently falling on Israel won't wash away the shame of paying protection money to Hamas."