President Rivlin and PM Netanyahu refuse to meet Jimmy Carter over his 'anti-Israel stance' (Haaretz) Navy officials: US warship heads to Yemeni waters to intercept Iranian weapons shipments. #Houthi militias obstruct takeoff of aid plane from #Sanaa airport, Saudi spokesman says Kadyrov accused Stavropol police in the illegal raid in the center of Grozny Official: Turkey arrests British couple with 4 children suspected of heading to Syria. Wash Post editor calls Iran charges against reporter 'absurd and despicable' "Islamic state" has declared war on the Taliban in Afghanistan Coalition warplanes target Houthi assembly point in Yemen’s Shabwah, 16 killedImages from #Sanaa explosions today. Alleged ISIS Supporters Arrested in California, MinnesotaSpanish town posts graphic warning signs to stop pilgrims defecatingA robot that bought drugs online is now free from police custodyBail for lawyer’s wife who ‘whipped stepson’ prompts criticism of Chinese prosecutorsThe relationship between Jeb Bush and Marco Rubio is quietly falling apartRussian Spetsnaz kill Caucasus Emirate leaderKuwait proposals to introduce same tax for local, foreign companiesThe $6.5 billion almond crop is driving the sharp debate about California water useReports of another migrant tragedy unfolding in Med as distress call sent out from sinking boat with 300 on board off #Libya Egypt sentences 22 members of Brotherhood to deathPalestinians petition court to retrieve Jordan Valley Land stolen by Israeli OccupationTurkey PM mocked for 'printing error' peace process omissionBlast rocks missile base in Yemen capitalAs Sanaa rocked by massive explosion, Houthi chief vows to fight Saudi 'aggression' #Yemen Saudi air strikes in Yemen destroy Oxfam warehouse containing relief supplies At least 10 confirmed dead after bomb rips through UN van in northern Somalia Lebanon health minister urges probes in hospital complaintsSaudi oil minister says production near record high in AprilEU condemns 'criminal' killing of Ethiopian ChristiansKavkaz Center says Caucasus Emirate Emir Ali Abu Mukhammad killed Iran, Australia to share intelligence on ISIS

Map. History of Middle East conflict

20 April 2015
Images from #Sanaa explosions today.
Spanish town posts graphic warning signs to stop pilgrims defecating
The relationship between Jeb Bush and Marco Rubio is quietly falling apart
Kuwait proposals to introduce same tax for local, foreign companies
Blast rocks missile base in Yemen capital
As Sanaa rocked by massive explosion, Houthi chief vows to fight Saudi 'aggression' #Yemen
Saudi air strikes in Yemen destroy Oxfam warehouse containing relief supplies
Iran, Australia to share intelligence on ISIS