Middle-East

Pentagon chief urges Iraq to stop attacks on bases housing US forces

  • A US military official warned last week that attacks by Iranian-backed groups on bases hosting US forces in Iraq were pushing all sides closer to an uncontrollable escalation
  • Tension between the United States and Iran has risen as a result of US sanctions that are hitting Tehran hard
By Reuters ·

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Turkish women decry state inaction in the face of femicide

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Gaza Christians face Christmas travel ban

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For $250,000 you, too, can be an Egyptian

By MOHAMMED SHAMAA ·