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Saudi-led coalition storms Yemen's Hodeidah airport compound

12 hours 52 min ago

The capture of the airport would be an important gain for the Western-backed coalition led by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates.

On Twitter, Iranians condemn, support arrest of alleged spy Gonen Segev

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 22:54

"Perhaps it will be difficult for you to believe, but Netanyahu is also our spy," one tweet reads. "Didn't you see that he wanted to solve our water crisis?"

Cutting off Iran’s 'road to the sea' in Syria

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 20:23

A US official claims Israel struck Iranian-backed Iraqi militia in Syria, and now Tehran must think twice about moving fighters across the porous border.

Iran's president to visit Switzerland, Austria amid nuclear deal row

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 07:29

The Swiss government said Rouhani and Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif would attend meetings on July 2 and 3 with four Swiss cabinet members, including President Alain Berset.

Arab aircraft hammer Houthis around airport of major Yemen port

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 06:36

The upsurge in fighting has wounded dozens of civilians and prevented aid organizations from reaching parts of Hodeidah.

Mystery surrounds overnight airstrikes on pro-Syrian regime fighters

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 04:28

After Syrian regime blamed US, and US denied the attacks, questions remain over who carried out airstrikes in strategic Euphrates valley that allegedly killed pro-Iranian militia members.

Syria state media says U.S. bombs Syrian positions; U.S. denies report

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 02:29

Last week, Assad said he regarded the United States as an occupying power in Syria.

Are Netanyahu’s messages to the Iranians working?

Sun, 06/17/2018 - 13:42

The current video was able to trigger a discussion in Iran and annoy the leaders because it is dealing with a very acute and sensitive problem now for Iran: water issues.

Taliban say ceasefire ends at midnight after Eid euphoria

Sun, 06/17/2018 - 11:02

Ghani's office has yet to declare a new timeframe for the extended government ceasefire.

Report: Iranian-backed Syrian militias change uniforms, head toward Golan

Sun, 06/17/2018 - 08:28

Syrian rebel sources claim up to 500 Iranian-backed militia and members of Hezbollah changed uniforms and are digging in near the Golan in preparation for a major offensive.

U.N. special envoy Angelina Jolie meets Syrian refugees in northern Iraq

Sun, 06/17/2018 - 06:59

The Hollywood actress toured the Domiz camp, home to 33,000 refugees from Syria's seven-year conflict.

How terrorist groups use minerals, stones and drugs to finance their ops

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 23:00

Extremist groups making up to $300 million annually by smuggling contraband from Afghanistan to Pakistan and then beyond.

Head of Russia's Military Police in Israel to discuss Syria

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 13:52

Meetings between Russian and Israeli officials have increased in recent weeks.

Khamenei: Israel illegitimate, referendum should decide fate of Palestine

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 15:49

Khamenei also attacked Arab states that have strengthened ties with Israel in the face of the perceived Iranian threat.

U.N: Parts of missiles fired at Saudi Arabia came from Iran

Thu, 06/14/2018 - 18:01

The United Nations has not been able to determine when the missiles, components or related technology were transferred from Iran and if they violated UN restrictions.

In response to economic upheaval, King Abdullah swears in a new cabinet

Thu, 06/14/2018 - 11:41

The broad-based popular protests were led by middle class professionals, unemployed graduates and youth who feel alienated and disenfranchised.

Report: Hezbollah refuses to comply with Russian demand to leave Syria

Thu, 06/14/2018 - 11:35

Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reports Hezbollah will not withdraw from western and southwestern borders of Homs with Lebanon as the Russians demanded.

Voices from the Arab press: New Russian-Emirati Partnership

Thu, 06/14/2018 - 10:23

A selection of stories from the Arab press this week.

Donors 'dismayed' at idea they want to keep Syrians in Lebanon

Thu, 06/14/2018 - 09:26

Over a million refugees from Syria currently reside in Lebanon.