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Toy drone, social media fed rumors of Riyadh ‘coup’ that never happened

4 hours 13 min ago

The drone incident revealed how social media can spread rumors faster than governments or even those on the ground can contradict them.

Sex scandals, boycotts and ISIS threats: Iraq prepares for elections

5 hours 28 min ago

Almost 7,000 register to run in elections, one quarter of the candidates are women.

Iran says 'either all or nothing' on nuclear deal

7 hours 57 min ago

US allies and rivals spoke out in support of the Iran nuclear deal ahead of President Trump's May 12 deadline to "fix" it.

Global donors to seek more than $6 billion for Syrian aid

9 hours 27 min ago

The international funds will go to reconstruction, humanitarian aid, and land mine removal.

Global donors to seek more than $6 billion for Syrian aid

9 hours 33 min ago

The majority of aid is likely to go to help the refugees outside Syria and the millions displaced within.

Syrian opposition says U.S. cannot afford to leave Syria yet

10 hours 43 min ago

"Daesh [ISIS] is not finished," said Syria's chief opposition negotiator.

Analysis: How will North Korean moves, U.S. talks impact Iran’s nuke threat?

16 hours 44 min ago

How does all of this impact the Iran nuclear deal and the nuclear threat Tehran poses to Israel?

PA seizes hundreds of marijuana plants

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 18:38

In a joint operation, the PA Police and PA Preventative Security confiscated 419 marijuana plants.

PLO Official: Egypt open to allowing transfer of Palestinian’s remains to Gaza

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 13:23

Thirty-five-year-old Fadi al-Batsh was shot dead by two men on a motorcycle on Saturday morning in Kuala Lumpur while walking to a mosque to perform prayers.

Iran FM: No desire for regional war, Netanyahu: I put my faith in the IDF

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 12:43

Zarif appeared to make an attempt to mitigate an escalation of hostilities between the two countries.

Iran foreign minister doesn't foresee imminent 'regional' war with Israel

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 11:17

Zarif appeared to make an attempt to mitigate an escalation of hostilities between the two countries.

100 Palestinian National Council members push to delay rare meeting

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 10:41

In Ramallah, Mohammad Sbeih, the PNC's secretary, declined to comment directly on the letter but told Reuters there will no delays.

Forty Hezbollah 'thugs' assault rival election candidate

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 09:45

Ali Al Amine has been a vocal critic of Hezbollah for years. In 2014 his house was attacked by Hezbollah supporters.

After shooting outside palace, Saudi Arabia outlines new drone regulations

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 03:32

On Saturday night, palace guards shot down a drone outside the king's residence, though some believed the gunfire to have stemmed from an attempted coup.

Liberman: Those who threaten Israel will pay a high price

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 01:48

"We have established here a state and the IDF specifically to prevent these threats, and those who threaten need to understand there is a price to be paid, and they will pay a full price," he said.

Iranian generals: Israel 'has nowhere to run'

Sat, 04/21/2018 - 13:33

Leading Iranian military commanders sharpened the tone of their threats against Israel Saturday, promising "our fingers are on the trigger."

Rouhani tells Assad: Iran ready to aid in Syria's reconstruction

Sat, 04/21/2018 - 10:31

In a letter, Iran's president looks forward to a speedy victory over "terrorism."

Iran's internal power struggle: two sides of the same coin

Sat, 04/21/2018 - 09:51

The folly of seeing Iran’s aggression as internal power play between radicals and moderates

Iran vows 'expected and unexpected' moves if U.S. exits nuclear deal

Sat, 04/21/2018 - 04:38

The deal reached between Iran, the United States and five other world powers put curbs on Iran's nuclear program in exchange for sanctions relief.

International inspection vehicles arrive at site of Syria chemical weapons attack

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 09:17

The US State Department said that Russia and Syria are attempting to "sanitize" the site where the chemical weapons attack is said to have taken place.