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Iranian professor jailed in US for stealing trade secrets returns home to Iran

Wednesday, 03 June 2020

An Iranian scientist imprisoned in the US and acquitted in a federal trade secrets case returned to ......

Magnitude 4.9 earthquake hits Iran-Iraq border region: USGS

Wednesday, 03 June 2020

An earthquake of magnitude 4.9 struck the Iran-Iraq border region on Wednesday at a depth of 10 km ......

Russia strikes northwest Syria for first time in three months: Monitor

Wednesday, 03 June 2020

Russian air strikes have hit Syria's last major rebel bastion for the first time since a March ......

Watch: Lebanon's unprecedented crisis, challenges and paths forward

Wednesday, 03 June 2020

Lebanese activists and analysts agree that the country is going through an unprecedented economic ......

Jordan says foiled suicide attacks against Israeli targets in occupied West Bank

Wednesday, 03 June 2020

Five suspects are on trial in Jordan for allegedly plotting to carry out suicide attacks against ......

Retired army general sworn in as Sudan new defense minister

Wednesday, 03 June 2020

Yassin Ibrahim, a retired army general, was sworn in Tuesday as Sudan’s new defense minister after ......

Israel ‘successfully’ tests two ballistic missiles amid tensions with Iran, Hezbollah

Wednesday, 03 June 2020

Israel on Tuesday said it has successfully tested two ballistic missiles in the Mediterranean, amid ......

Norway urges Israel not to annex parts of the occupied West Bank

Tuesday, 02 June 2020

Norway, which chairs a group of international donors to the Palestinians, urged Israel on Tuesday ......

Qatar’s former emir, PM assure Gaddafi Al Jazeera won’t host anti-Libya guests: Audio

Tuesday, 02 June 2020

Qatar’s former emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani and former prime minister Sheikh Hamad bin ......

Syrian artist paints portrait of George Floyd on Idlib wall

Tuesday, 02 June 2020

On the last standing wall of a building damaged by air strikes in Idlib, a Syrian artist painted a ......

UK’s Iraq war crimes probe dismisses thousands of complaints

Tuesday, 02 June 2020

An independent British investigator looking into allegations that UK soldiers committed war crimes ......

Japan denies pressuring IMF to extradite Carlos Ghosn

Tuesday, 02 June 2020

Japan’s Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi Tuesday denied allegations that Japan is using former ......

Coronavirus: Iran records 3,117 new cases, people ignore social distancing rules

Tuesday, 02 June 2020

Iran on Tuesday lamented that people were ignoring social distancing rules as it reported more than ......

Kurdish man killed in Turkey for listening to Kurdish songs: Report

Tuesday, 02 June 2020

A Kurdish man was stabbed to death by three Turkish men near Turkey’s capital Ankara because he was ......

Turkey issues 118 detention warrants for those with suspected Gulen links

Tuesday, 02 June 2020

Turkey issued detention warrants for 118 people, mostly members of the military and security forces, ......

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