World /Middle East

Iran closes its borders with Iraq, halts flights amid violence: State TV 30 Aug 2022 - 12:19 pm
Shi'ite Muslim pilgrims read prayers as they commemorate the Arbaeen, in Kerbala, Iraq September 28, 2021. Reuters/Abdullah Dhiaa Al-Deen/File Photo
Clashes erupt after Iraqi Shiite cleric resigns, 10 dead 29 Aug 2022 - 10:15 pm
Supporters of Iraqi populist leader Moqtada al-Sadr protest at the Green Zone, in Baghdad, on August 29, 2022. REUTERS/Alaa Al-Marjani
Taliban officials nearing contract for purchase of gasoline from Russia 29 Aug 2022 - 08:50 pm
Cans containing gasoline are kept for sale on a road in Kabul, Afghanistan, on January 27, 2022. REUTERS/Ali Khara
Rights groups urge Yemen's Houthis to end Taiz blockade 29 Aug 2022 - 07:27 pm
Armed members of the Houthi movement shout slogans as they visit the grave of Houthi senior official Saleh al-Sammad at al-Sabeen Square in Sanaa, Yemen, on January 11, 2021. File 
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Two killed as Iraq's powerful Sadr quits politics and clashes erupt 29 Aug 2022 - 06:31 pm
Supporters of Iraqi populist leader Moqtada al-Sadr clash with supporters of the Coordination Framework, a group of Shi'ite parties, at the Green Zone in Baghdad, Iraq August 29, 2022. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani
Iranian president confirms his country's right to possess peaceful nuclear technology 29 Aug 2022 - 03:42 pm
Followers of Iraqi cleric al-Sadr storm palace; curfew called 29 Aug 2022 - 03:32 pm
Iraqi cleric says he'll retire, sparks fear of unrest 29 Aug 2022 - 03:21 pm
Default jitters stalk Egypt, sending traders on a wild ride 29 Aug 2022 - 12:28 pm
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Seven Palestinians injured by occupation forces' bullets in Jenin 29 Aug 2022 - 11:13 am
US-backed Syrian Kurdish forces move to halt 'brutal torture' at IS camp 28 Aug 2022 - 09:59 pm
A Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) fighter stands near Kurdish internal security special forces during a security operation in al-Hol camp which holds displaced people and families of Islamic State fighters, in Hasaka governorate, in northeast Syria August 26, 2022. REUTERS/Orhan Qereman
Libya capital remains tense a day after clashes kill over 30 28 Aug 2022 - 08:20 pm
People gather next to burnt cars after yesterday's clashes in Tripoli, Libya. August 28, 2022. (REUTERS/Hazem Ahmed)
Israeli strike targeted missile depot in Syria 28 Aug 2022 - 04:20 pm
Boys look out the window of a building damaged by an Israeli air strike near Damascus airport, in Damascus, Syria, on November 20, 2019.  File Photo / Reuters
Türkiye says fighter jets were harassed by Greek missile system 28 Aug 2022 - 02:18 pm
An F-16 aircraft of the Turkish Stars aerobatic team of the Turkish Air Forces Command performs during the Teknofest airshow over Istanbul Airport, Istanbul, Türkiye, Sept. 20, 2018. (Reuters)
Iran says talks to revive nuclear deal to extend into September 28 Aug 2022 - 10:52 am
Türkiye announces deportation of around 74,000 irregular migrants this year 28 Aug 2022 - 10:01 am
Taliban ban crypto in Afghanistan, arrest digital coin dealers 27 Aug 2022 - 12:38 pm
Shootouts and blasts erupt in Libyan capital amid political standoff 27 Aug 2022 - 11:19 am
A military vehicle belonging to the Libyan armed unit, 444 Brigade, backing the Government of National Unity (GNU) and its Prime Minister Abdulhamid al-Dbeibah, drives in Ain Zara area in Tripoli, Libya, on July 22, 2022. REUTERS/Hazem Ahmed