Category: Middle East

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Black boxes of shot-down Ukrainian airliner will be sent to Ukraine

The black boxes of the Ukrainian airliner which was accidentally shot down by Iranian forces this month will be sent ...

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Hezbollah steps in to overcome Cabinet formation obstacles

Hezbollah has intervened with its allies to overcome the last remaining hurdles holding up the formation of a new government, ...

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Iran’s leader defends military over plane disaster

Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has defended the country’s armed forces after it admitted shooting down a passenger plane ...

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Iraqi forces fire tear gas injuring 22 in Baghda

Security forces fired tear gas at anti-government protesters in Baghdad Sunday injuring at least 22 people, police and medical sources ...

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Hezbollah says its ‘arms won’t be twisted’ as crisis deepens in Lebanon

Political talks to agree an urgently needed Lebanese government are still deadlocked, three senior sources said Sunday, as the powerful ...

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Eight killed in bombing in Turkish-controlled northeast Syria

Eight people were killed when a bomb exploded Sunday in an area of northeast Syria controlled by Turkish troops and ...

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Gas stations close as fuel runs low across Lebanon

Many petrol stations across Lebanon have closed due to fuel shortages, the head of the Syndicate of Gas Station Owners ...

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Khamenei says US stoking ‘chaos’ amid Iraq, Lebanon protests

Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has blamed the United States and its allies for spreading “insecurity and turmoil” in ...

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Lebanon deadlock remains after PM quits

Lebanese President Michel Aoun has asked the resigned government of Prime Minister Saad Hariri to continue on a caretaker basis ...

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Lebanon to charge for WhatsApp calls

Lebanon’s cabinet has agreed to impose a fee on calls over WhatsApp and other similar applications, as part of efforts ...