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Sep 27, 2020
BAGHDAD — Enraged by near-daily attacks on its interests in Iraq, Washington has threatened to close its embassy in Baghdad, in a blow to a premier seen as a bulwark against Iran.Iraq has long been caught in a tug-of-war between its allies Iran and the US, rendered rockier by Washington's "maximum pressure" policy against Tehran since 2018.In a new ...
Sep 27, 2020
DUBAI — The warring sides in Yemen's long conflict have agreed to exchange 1,081 pris ...
Sep 26, 2020
 NICOSIA — Dissident Iranian singer Omid Tootian has for days been sleeping in a ...
Sep 26, 2020
MOSUL, Iraq — When Mosul ended its COVID-19 lockdown last month, health specialists faced a disheartening reality: A deterioration among you ...
Sep 26, 2020
TRIPOLI — Haytham, tall and well-built, turns away customers without masks from a shop entrance in Libya's capital, telling them to return w ...
Sep 26, 2020
UNITED NATIONS, United States — Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas appealed on Friday to the United Nations to arrange an international con ...
Sep 26, 2020
MARIB, Yemen — Hadi Ahmed wearily sets up a tent in Yemen's Marib province, after fleeing fighting, yet, again in the government's last nort ...
Sep 26, 2020
BEIRUT — Lebanon's premier-designate stepped down on Saturday, saying he had been unable to form a reform-minded government to lift the coun ...
Sep 25, 2020
GAZA CITY - Gaza's Islamist rulers Hamas and their  rivals Fateh in the occupied West Bank agreed on Thursday to hold the first Palesti ...
Sep 24, 2020
PARIS — France on Tuesday urged competing political forces in Lebanon to agree on forming a government "without delay" as it ramped up press ...
Sep 23, 2020
BEIRUT — Beirut resident Vany Bandikian once dreamt of travelling outside Lebanon, but after a massive explosion wrecked her neighbourhood, ...
Sep 23, 2020
BENGHAZI — On the occasion of the International Day of Peace, the European Union (EU) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) ha ...
Sep 23, 2020
WASHINGTON — With weeks to go before US elections, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is racing to make a breakthrough with Sudan that he hopes ...

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