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Two Lebanese soldiers killed by ‘terrorists’ says army

Sunday, 27 September 2020

Two members of the Lebanese Security Forces were killed in an exchange of gunfire with militants in ......

Israelis protest outside PM Netanyahu’s home after bid to curb demonstrations

Sunday, 27 September 2020

Crowds protested outside Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s home on Saturday demanding he ......

Six Palestinians, including three brothers, dead as cesspit caves in near Hebron

Sunday, 27 September 2020

Six Palestinians from the same extended family were killed as an old cesspit caved in Saturday in a ......

Lebanese security forces kill two militants in firefight, sources say

Saturday, 26 September 2020

The Lebanese security forces killed at least two militants during a heavy exchange of fire on ......

Iran and Iraq commit to improving border cooperation, boosting trade

Saturday, 26 September 2020

Iran and Iraq on Saturday pledged to improve border cooperation and boost trade between the two ......

French president to address situation in Lebanon on Sunday after PM-designate resigns

Saturday, 26 September 2020

French president Emmanuel Macron will hold a news conference on Sunday on the political situation in ......

Jailed Iranian human rights lawyer ends hunger strike over health concerns

Saturday, 26 September 2020

Jailed Iranian human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh has stopped a hunger strike she began more than ......

President Rouhani condemns US for ‘crimes’ against Iran

Saturday, 26 September 2020

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani on Saturday said people should blame Washington for the “crimes and ......

Removal from US terrorism list unrelated to normalizing ties with Israel, says Sudan

Saturday, 26 September 2020

Sudan does not want to link its removal from a US terrorism list that is hindering access to foreign ......

Coronavirus: Iran’s Rouhani authorizes provinces to impose COVID-19 lockdown

Saturday, 26 September 2020

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Saturday authorized the country’s provinces to impose lockdowns ......

Lebanon’s Hariri says failure to form government nothing to celebrate

Saturday, 26 September 2020

Anyone celebrating the failure of a French initiative to get Lebanon’s fractious leaders to form a ......

Lebanon’s PM-designate Adib announces resignation

Saturday, 26 September 2020

Lebanon’s Prime Minister designate Mustapha Adib will be stepping down from his position amid ......

5.2 magnitude earthquake hits northeastern Iran 

Saturday, 26 September 2020

An earthquake of magnitude 5.2 struck northeastern Iran on the border with Turkmenistan on Saturday, ......

Turkey orders 82 arrests, including Kurdish opposition members, over 2014 protests

Friday, 25 September 2020

Turkey on Friday ordered the arrest of 82 people including members of a pro-Kurdish opposition party ......

Palestine’s Abbas calls on UN to arrange international conference next year

Friday, 25 September 2020

Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas appealed Friday to the United Nations to arrange an international ......

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