CAIRO: Arab League chief Nabil Elaraby on Thursday condemned what he branded Israel’s “racist and aggressive” practices toward the Palestinians and urged the UN and international community to interven
ISTANBUL: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday warned Russia risked losing a deal to build Turkey’s first nuclear power plant and its status as the country’s main gas supplier, as a dipl
TUNIS: A lawmaker with Tunisia’s main, anti-extremist political party said he escaped an assassination bid while driving to work Thursday in the coastal city of Sousse.
RAMALLAH: Undercover Israeli policemen who had infiltrated a group of Palestinian stone throwers shot and wounded three of them, one seriously, in the West Bank Wednesday.
DAMASCUS: Russian warships in the Caspian Sea fired cruise missiles as Syrian government troops launched a ground offensive Wednesday in central Syria, in the first major combined air-and-ground assau
ANKARA: Turkey’s prime minister demanded Wednesday that Russia respect Turkey’s borders, saying the nation won’t “make any concessions” on matters of border security, after two Russian warplanes stray
TEHRAN: Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Wednesday banned any further negotiations between Iran and the United States, putting the breaks on moderates hoping to end Iran’s isolation aft
Ramallah: Men thought to be undercover Israeli policemen who had infiltrated a group of Palestinian stone throwers shot and wounded three of them, one seriously, in the West Bank Wednesday.
ADEN, Yemen: Daesh suicide bombers killed 22 people in attacks on Yemen’s government and its Gulf Arab coalition ally in the port city of Aden and on a Houthi-run mosque in the capital Sanaa on Tuesda
JERUSALEM: Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said Tuesday he wanted to avoid a violent escalation with Israel, his most direct comments since unrest has spread in recent days and provoked fears of a
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