Category: Middle East

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staffSeptember 25, 2018

Lebanon: Telecom Ministry will not ban WhatsApp services

Telecommunications Ministry will not ban WhatsApp services or charge for the application’s use, according to a statement released Tuesday by ...

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staffSeptember 24, 2018

Iran warns U.S., Israel of revenge after attack

Iranian supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Monday that the attackers who killed 25 people at a military parade had ...

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staffSeptember 23, 2018

Look in mirror after attack, US tells Iran

The US ambassador to the UN has urged Iran to “look in the mirror” for the causes of an attack ...

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staffSeptember 23, 2018

Lebanese army lures suspects with smuggled ammunition from Syria

The Lebanese Army arrested two people that were smuggling ammunition from Syria across the southeastern border, the Army said in ...

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staffSeptember 23, 2018

Iran Guard vows vengeance against attackers

Iran’s Revolutionary Guard vowed Sunday to take “deadly and unforgettable” vengeance against attackers at a military parade who killed 12 ...

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staffSeptember 23, 2018

Erdogan says new Istanbul airport will open despite strike

The new international airport in Istanbul, one of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s signature megaprojects, will open as scheduled on Oct. ...

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staffSeptember 23, 2018

Jihadist group rejects deal for Syria’s Idlib

A militant faction in the Idlib region of northwestern Syria has rejected a Turkish-Russian deal that requires “radical” insurgents to ...

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staffSeptember 23, 2018

Israel orders residents to vacate Bedouin village

Israeli authorities Sunday issued a notice to residents of a Bedouin village in a strategic spot in the occupied West ...

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staffSeptember 23, 2018

American victims want Palestinian president barred from UN meet

A group of American victims of Palestinian violence are asking President Donald Trump to bar Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas from ...

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staffSeptember 23, 2018

Rouhani: U.S. wants to cause insecurity in Iran but will not succeed

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani accused the United States of being a “bully” that wants to create insecurity in the Islamic ...