Will ‘use all power’ if Israel attacks Lebanon: Hezbollah leader

Sunday, 27 January 2019 10:46
“Israel will regret if it wages a war against Lebanon. Israelis should know that they should not attack us because the cost of this attack will be much bigger than they expect,” Nasrallah said in a televised speech on Al-Mayadeen…

Pompeo talks about Washington’s desires for Middle East

Friday, 11 January 2019 16:43
The United States’ Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said his country has learnt from the mistakes it committed in the Middle East and vowed to continue fighting against terror organisations. Mike Pompeo spoke on Thursday at the American University in…

Saudi king reshuffles cabinet, replaces foreign minister

Friday, 28 December 2018 09:23
Saudi Arabian King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud reshuffled his cabinet on Thursday, appointing a new foreign minister less than three months after an international crisis was unleashed by the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the country’s consulate…

US cannot influence Iranian ties with neighbours: Rouhani

Thursday, 20 December 2018 11:25
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday said Washington cannot dictate its policies on regional countries for their relations with Iran. Rouhani made the remarks at Tehran’s Mehrabad International Airport before leaving for Turkey, Xinhua news agency reported. He said the…

Saudi rejects US Senate’s move on Khashoggi’s murder

Monday, 17 December 2018 12:39
Saudi Arabia on Monday rejected recent moves by the US Senate over the murder of The Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The Senate on December 13 voted to recommend ending American military assistance to the Saudi-led operation in Yemen, and…

Iran’s missile program non-negotiable: Foreign Minister

Sunday, 16 December 2018 12:53
Iran’s missile program is for defensive purposes and the Islamic republic will never negotiate over it, Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said. “Primarily, Iran’s missiles are for defence and we need them for deterrence,” Xinhua quoted Zarif as saying…

Days Before He Disappeared, Jamal Khashoggi Told Friends "Not To Worry"

Monday, 08 October 2018 09:25
Jamal Khashoggi, a Saudi journalist whose writings had jabbed his country's leaders, seemed at ease in the days before he disappeared after visiting Saudi Arabia's consulate here, unconcerned about being tracked by government spies and peripatetic, as always, despite battling…

The Blockade Of Qatar Is Failing

Tuesday, 18 July 2017 12:14
It's hard to imagine the leaders of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates thought it would go this way. Officials from their governments - as well as junior partners Egypt and Bahrain - described the punitive sanctions they collectively…

UAE Hacked Qatari Government Sites, Sparking Regional Upheaval, According To US Intelligence Officials

Monday, 17 July 2017 07:54
The United Arab Emirates orchestrated the hacking of Qatari government news and social media sites in order to post incendiary false quotes attributed to Qatar's emir, Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad al-Thani, in late May that sparked the ongoing upheaval between…

Facing Defeat In Mosul, ISIS Members Throw Themselves In River Tigris

Monday, 10 July 2017 16:31
MOSUL, IRAQ: ISIS terrorists threw themselves into the River Tigris on Sunday, trying to flee the battlefield in Mosul as they faced imminent defeat by Iraqi forces fighting to dislodge them from their last pocket in the city. A US-trained…