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The Syrian government retook the area around the Nassib border crossing with Jordan in July during a Russian-backed offensive to drive rebels from their stronghold in southwest Syria.
Rouhani accused the Americans of using psychological and economic warfare and questioning the legitimacy of the Islamic Republic.
Five key moments in the powerful relationship between Jewish son-in-law of U.S. President Donald Trump and Prince Mohammed bin Salman of Saudi Arabia.
An Iranian ethnic Arab opposition movement called the Ahvaz National Resistance, which seeks a separate state in oil-rich Khuzestan province, claimed responsibility for the attack.
"The Kingdom affirms its total rejection of any threats and attempts to undermine it, whether by threatening to impose economic sanctions, using political pressures, or repeating false accusations."
Saudi Arabia now risks losing support in the United States, its closest ally for more than half a century.
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US Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley said that her country welcomed the planned re-opening of the Quneitra Crossing between Syria and ISrael.
The legislation, titled the STOP Using Human Shields Act, was authored and supported by Republican and Democrats.
“It is certainly not in our interests to see the status of the Saudi government diminished in Washington.”
Manbij is one of a series of interlinked entanglements with the US, Syria and Saudi Arabia.
Some shops are limiting purchases of tomato paste, which is used in many Persian dishes, and some lines have sold out as people buy up existing stock.
“When the new law takes away the right of Palestinian widows to inherit the pensions of their deceased husbands, it asks them indirectly never to ever get married again,” al-Dababseh said.
Tehran has 'ramped up' terror plans, claims State Department paper.
The new videos and photos appear to show a car and van leaving the consulate one hour and 50 minutes after Khashoggi is seen entering.
Houthi rebels have long used antisemitic slogan that now circulates on social media and at a university.
“Rest assured, Iran’s regime is terrified about who Trump/Pompeo will appoint next,” noted human rights activist and commentator Heshmat Alavi.
“As long as it is dependent on me, the Golan will remain under Israeli sovereignty," Netanyahu said.
Tehran fired back at Mohammed bin Salman after he said Saudi Arabia can make up for Iran's oil lost from US sanctions.
The Turkey-backed National Front for Liberation (NFL) rebel alliance said on Saturday that the process of withdrawing heavy weapons had begun.