Bahrain's King has spared the lives of four Bahrainis sentenced to death by military court for allegedly plotting to kill the head of the country's armed forces, commuting their sentences to life imprisonment.

Map. History of Middle East conflict

22 May 2018
Russian aviation targeting Al Sakhr village in North Hama
Clashes between pro-Hadi forces in Taiz city. Islah forces vs Abu Abbas Brigade (AQAP-linked).
Factory seized from ISIS is geolocated in SW. outskirts of Hajr Aswad
Photos of the Syrian Su-22 during raid
HTS claimed their captured Al Hamamiyat village in North Hama
Meeting of Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev and British Prime Minister Teresa May3 week ago
Meeting of Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev and British Prime Minister Teresa May
3 week ago
Aviation Week's @laraseligman Q to Mattis: Do you have concerns that Russia is thinking about providing the S-300 missile system to the Syrian government? MATTIS: "I think anything that's done to continue this fighting in Syria is actually a tragedy."
Warplanes carried out incendiary airstrikes targeting Kafr_Zeita town now. North Hama countryside
Over 20 airstrikes carried out today by Russian airplanes on Kafr Zita area
Over 20 airstrikes carried out today by Russian airplanes on Kafr Zita area
3 week ago
ABC's @Elizabeth_McLau asked Mattis top of meeting with Israeli counterpart: Do you agree with Israel's assessment weapons shipments from Iran to Syria are for the purpose of striking Israel? MATTIS: "I can't think of any other purpose for them right now."
Azaz police graduation ceremony
Hafter: Libyan national army will bring the Libyans to what they aim for
Hafter: The international community has ranked the strength of Libya's national army as ninth in Africa
In Brussels, Sec of @StateDept Pompeo will have bilateral meetings including with Turkish Foreign Minister. In Riyadh, he'll meet with King Salman and FM. In Israel, he'll meet with Netanyahu. In Jordan, he's meeting with King Abdullah and FM. Middle East peace high on agenda.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo greeted by applause from @StateDept staffers as he boards his plane bound for Brussels, Riyadh, Jerusalem and Amman.
Libya- after endless rumors and speculations following his hospitalization in France, Khalifa Haftar landed in Benghazi a short while ago and appears to be well.
US Secretary of State Pompeo will visit Saudi Arabia, Jordan and Israel at the end of the week
US @DeptofDefense Sec Jim Mattis welcomes Israel Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman to the Pentagon, says Iran weapons shipments to Syria likely meant for attacks in Israel. "I can't think of any other purpose for them right now" per Mattis
Tough words for Russia from US SecDef Jim Mattis while meeting with Israel's defense minister, about Moscow providing S-300 to Syria. "I think anything that's done to continue this fighting in Syria is actually a tragedy" per Mattis
"We need to all get behind the Geneva Process and come to a diplomatic solution to this" Mattis said "Staffan di Mistura has been trying and Russia needs to help him if they want to see a way forward to a more stable Middle East"
"The biggest threat to stability in the MiddleEast and maybe not only the MiddleEast is Iranian threat, their efforts to undermine stability in every country-in Yemen, in Lebanon, in Syria, in Iraq" per Israel DefMin Lieberman at the Pentagon
"I hope will will translate our meeting to some very, very concrete, tangible steps on the ground," per Israel DefMin Lieberman at Pentagon
3 week ago
Amb. Peter Wilson, UK's Permanent Representative to the OPCW: "Russia and Syria's briefing at the OPCW premises today is a stunt."
Video: helicopters shelling the agricultural land near Kafr Zita3 week ago
Video: helicopters shelling the agricultural land near Kafr Zita
Video: helicopters shelling the agricultural land near Kafr Zita
Iran pushes app with 'Death to America' emoji Messenger
#Afghanistan 10 new recruits of IS at Camp Mohamad Bin Mouslima al-Ansari
More than 40 missiles, projectiles dropped on Ltamenah, in Hama Governorate
One woman was killed and other civilians wounded by artillery shelling on the Kafr Nabuda in North Hama
Two people were found dead, killed by unidentified gunmen in Khan Sheikhun, Idlib.
Mahan Air flight W5142 from Tehran to Damascus and Cham Wings Airlines flying a circle around Rutba3 week ago
Mahan Air flight W5142 from Tehran to Damascus and Cham Wings Airlines flying a circle around Rutba
Damascus today following heavy rainfall on S. Syria.
Two Iraqi police officers killed in ISIS attack south of Kirkuk
3 week ago
Mattis Confirms French Troop Deployment in Syria
"We're continuing the fight" per SecDef Mattis "We're going to expand it and bring in more regional support, is probably the biggest shift that we're making right now" re Syria
Intense shelling ongoing as reports of a military action by HTS, Hurras al Deen and Jaish Izzah in Hama
3 week ago
Asked at Senate hearing about withdrawing from Syria, Defense Sec Mattis said there will be a "re-energized" fight in the Middle Euphrates River Valley against ISIS
3 week ago
The issue of Nagorno-Karabakh must be resolved exclusively in a peaceful way - Zakharova
Whatever US does, must be able to confront "all of the challenges we face from Iran"per Gen Dunford "It's the nuclear threat. It's the missile threat. It's the cyber threat. It's the maritime threat. It's the sponsorship of proxies"
Israel - Iran war? "I can see how it might start. I'm not sure when or where." per SecDef Mattis "I think that it's very like in Syria because Iran continues to do its proxy work there through Lebanese Hezbollah"
ISIS claims murder of 3 soldiers in South Damascus battle
3 week ago
Mattis says no decision has been made by Trump to withdraw from Iran deal. Reviews ongoing at moment.
Russian SAM Tor M2 spot in Syria for the first time3 week ago
Russian SAM Tor M2 spot in Syria for the first time
3 week ago
Iran, China posed to adopt joint strategy against U.S.: MEHR
Gunmen attack a church in Nigeria, killing at least seven, Xinhua reports, citing local media
ISIS attack on Iraqi Federal Police barracks in Daquq district in south Kirkuk province leaves 2 police dead and 3 injured.
3 week ago
Russian Foreign Ministry: Moscow is concerned about the statements of Trump and Macron on the Iranian nuclear agreement
At least 3 dead and 10 missing after a bus carrying students got swept away by flash flood waters on a highway in southern Israel.3 week ago
At least 3 dead and 10 missing after a bus carrying students got swept away by flash flood waters on a highway in southern Israel.
Khamenei's adviser Ali Akbar Velayati: We will not accept any amendment to the Iranian nuclear agreement
The Syrian inhabitants of Tadef city, located in northern countryside of Aleppo, reject Turkish proposal of returning to their homes under the supervision of Russians.
Saudi FM @AdelAljubeir meets Lebanon PM @saadhariri during the Syria future conference in Brussels —SPA
9 children missing in flash floods that swept a school bus in Negev desert, south Israel   2 teens died yesterday, 1 near his home in Bedouin encampment, 2nd was a 17 y/o Palestinian girl who died in the desert hills east of Bethlehem in the West Bank.3 week ago
9 children missing in flash floods that swept a school bus in Negev desert, south Israel 2 teens died yesterday, 1 near his home in Bedouin encampment, 2nd was a 17 y/o Palestinian girl who died in the desert hills east of Bethlehem in the West Bank.
"The OPCW is not a theatre." UK won't be attending the Russian event today with alleged survivors of alleged chlorine attack in Douma - @UK_OPCW
S. Damascus: deployment of Tiger Forces and T-90s started on 8th day of Offensive vs HTS and ISIS in attempt to speed up advances which were so far very slow and costly.
Armenian FM arrived in Moscow to discus situation in the country3 week ago
Armenian FM arrived in Moscow to discus situation in the country
3 week ago
Former Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu announced his support for Erdogan in the upcoming presidential elections
3 week ago
10 aid workers missing in SouthSudan's Yei region in unclear circumstances - UN humanitarian official
Video of the gas cylinder from the Douma attack filmed on April 8th, not previously published.
Video of the gas cylinder from the Douma attack filmed on April 8th, not previously published.
Pakistan army says a soldier and 3 militants died after militants fire raided Pakistani border post in Mohmand Agency from across the border. "Pakistani troops effectively responded," an army statement said
More Russian airstrikes on cities in North Hama
More Russian airstrikes on cities in North Hama
3 week ago
A 16-year-old boy was detained this morning in the northern West Bank and brought in for questioning over suspected involvement in a "price tag" attack earlier this month. He has since been released.
Protesters block traffic in Armenia's capital Yerevan after the opposition accused the ruling party of refusing to cede power following the resignation of veteran leader Serzh Sarkisian
Iranian Revolutionary Guards deputy commander: Israel lives in a state of fear because of the presence of "Resistance forces" on its borders
3 week ago
[email protected] Hutchison: In Syria, we're trying to work with Turkey in a way that will continue momentum in fight against ISIS
Deputy commander of IRGC: Iran is capable of strategic strike on its enemies in the region
[email protected] Hutchison on Afghan elections: "We are very very concerned that these elections go forward and that they be recognized as legitimate." She says Afghans are increasingly seeing that their lives are better for the years NATO has been fighting there, eg girls in school
[email protected] Hutchison: We know there are domestic politics in all NATO Allies that must be worked through. We value Italy's contributions to NATO greatly, including to @ResoluteSupport
Talks between Pakistan, US under way over bilateral ties: Pakistani Foreign Office Spokesperson Dr Mohammad Faisal
Syrian army shelling outskirts of Al Habit town in Southern Idlib with artillery
3 week ago
Greece will keep its cool to 'dangerous' Turkish provocations, PM says
Russian airstrikes on Kafr Zita in North Hama
Russian airstrikes on Kafr Zita in North Hama
Iran media confirms arrest of British-Iranian scientist and peace campaigner Abbas Edalat; says he was part of 'infiltration network'
3 week ago
13 Afghan soldiers have been killed and nine others injured in a Taliban attack in northern Kunduz province
3 week ago
Deputy govenorof Logar province was killed in a Taliban smbush
ARF ministers and governors resign
Bahrain's King has spared the lives of four Bahrainis sentenced to death by military court for allegedly plotting to kill the head of the country's armed forces, commuting their sentences to life imprisonment.
3 week ago
Militants open fire at CRPF vehicle at Anantnag. Search and cordon operations underway
Incidents like Skripal poisoning/support for the Syrian government have "created a situation where tensions are higher and relations between Russia and NATO are more difficult than they've been in many years," says @jensstoltenberg. He says that makes dialogue more important
"We all should welcome" President Ghani's offer of reconciliation talks with the Taliban, says @jensstoltenberg. He expects foreign ministers to recommit resources to Afghanistan, a key issue Friday
3 week ago
Greek PM says Greece is remaining calm in the face of 'dangerous' provocations from Turkey challenging Greek sovereignty
We will close the ForMin with a meeting on the Western Balkans and NATO's Open Door policy: discussing the progress made by BiH, Skopje and Georgia - @jensstoltenberg
NATO Foreign Ministers will also address Afghanistan and our renewed commitment with troop increases and financial support - @jensstoltenberg
We will launch a new training mission for Iraq at NATO summit in July. Foreign Ministers will agree further details tomorrow, planning for a training mission of several hundred - @jensstoltenberg
NATO Secretary General @jensstoltenberg adds Syria and Skripal poisoning to list of concerns the alliance has about Russia, as foreign ministers come to town Friday
Pakistani-Afghan National Security Advisors hold talks on bilateral issues3 week ago
Pakistani-Afghan National Security Advisors hold talks on bilateral issues
SOHR: Syria govt wants to exert more pressure on ISIL in southern Damascus; ordered rebel groups in neighboring suburbs of Babila, Beit Sahm and Yalda to hand over frontline positions with ISIL or face bombardment
Syria state media - govt forces pushed into Hajar al Aswad, a Damascus neighborhood held by ISIL from different directions and captured buildings on several streets and tunnels. Dozens of ISIL fighters killed in the battles
3 week ago
NATO SecGen: A few years ago, NATO was responsible for countering Taliban in Afghanistan. Afghans themselves have responsibility for security. Important progress. We continue to train, advises, assist and provide funding.
3 week ago
Khamenei: Friendship with the unbelievers brings misery to Muslims, like the friendship some Muslim states have with the Zionist government, exchanging kind words and establishing economic or political relations.
NATO SecGen: We'll close ForMin with meeting on Open Door policy to discuss progress by Bosnia and Herzegovina, Georgia, Former Republic of Macedonia. We'll also discuss Ukraine.
3 week ago
Khamenei: This is because we have forgotten to value friendship between the believers; we don't act according to Quran. If we do, we will gain dignity. This is the path to Muslims' happiness.
NATO SecGen: Ministers will address situation in Syria and NATO plans to scale up training in Iraq. @FedericaMog will join to discuss NATO-EU cooperation.
3 week ago
NATO SecGen: We will launch new training mission for Iraq at NATOSummit in July. Currently planning for several hundred to train Iraqis and help build military schools to help prevent reemergence of ISIS.
3 week ago
Khamenei: Look at the calamity Yemenis are afflicted with. Their wedding celebrations turn into mourning ceremonies: people are bombarded on streets, at bazaars and mosques; in Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Syria the brutality is revealed in a differently.
3 week ago
Khamenei: Today there's an internal war in our Islamic region, as unwise and reactionary govts of certain countries have entered into wars against other countries.
President of Armenia National Assembly Ara Babloyan announced that on May 1 @ 12pm the RA National Assembly at a special session will discuss the issue of Prime Minister's election. Note that the deadline for nominating candidates for Prime Minister is April 30
3 week ago
More than a dozen Afghan soldiers have been killed in a Taliban attack in northern Kunduz provincev
Saudi Apache target allied forces forces.
MP opposition leader Nikol Pashinyan announces temporary freeze on civil disobedience actions blocking the roads to stop people from participating in these actions with covered license plates + to restore order among rogue drivers participating in the actions
Houthi ATGM strike hit pro-Hadi forces vehicle.
Houthi fighting against Sudanese army and pro-Hadi forces in Aleb district.
Lieberman to a Saudi electronic newspaper: The current Iranian government is living the last days
3 week ago
Khamenei: Muslims should stand firmly against the U.S. and other domineering powers' bullying. If they don't observe that, they will be humiliated.
Protest actions continue in Yerevan
Protest actions continue in Yerevan
3 week ago
Pakistan says Indian Army resort to heavy fire at LoC, killed two civilians
Report: Iran's Khamenei urges Muslim nations to unite against U.S.
Israel defense minister threatens that if Iran attack Tel Aviv, Israel will attack Teheran
3 week ago
German parliament approves a draft resolution recognizing the Jewish State of Israel
Armenia's parliament will elect the new prime minister on May 1, says the speaker of the parliament
3 week ago
At least nine Afghan security force members were killed in a Taliban attack on Wednesday night in Faryab province
3 week ago
Khamenei: The issue of Quran is a perpetual issue of the world of Islam and Islamic ummah (Nation). If the Islamic nation turn away from the Quran and not benefit from it, they will suffer a blow— just as they did previously.
PM Abadi arrives Erbil
Russian air raids targeting the city of Kafr Zita.
3 week ago
Khamenei: That the U.S. president shamelessly says, 'without the U.S., heads of some Arab states cannot maintain themselves even for a week', is a humiliation for Muslims.
3 week ago
2 Armenian top officials have arrived in Moscow for talks
Pompeo expected to travel to Israel next week as a new secretary of state.
Jaish Islam denies existence of any agreement or offer to move into Raqqa city which is under control of SDF/QSD
SAA and allies capture scrap plant in Ma'adhiyah neighbourhood in edges of Hajar Aswad and advance in factories area, south of Damascus
EU say nearing plan to save Iran nuclear pact
3 week ago
Armed Taliban on Wednesday attacked security check posts in various areas in Parwan province. According to Parwan security officials the Taliban attacked three security check posts in three districts of the province. Alozai Ahmadi, a security official in Parwan province, said that during the clash two insurgents were killed and three others were wounded.
The Hamas-affiliated engineer gunned down in Malaysia last week was involved in negotiating weapons deals with North Korea and was assassinated as part of a broad operation by Israel’s Mossad spy agency to dismantle a Hamas project that sends Gaza’s foremost scientists, engineers, and academics overseas in order to advance the group’s weapons programs, the New York Times reported
Acting US Secretary of State John Sullivan said the Taliban’s announcement Wednesday of their spring offensive underscored the group’s “responsibility for the insecurity that destroys the lives of thousands of Afghans each year.”
Republican Party held session last night; met with former President/PM Serzh Sargsyan and acting PM Karen Karapetyan. Said they are prepared to discuss any issue with opposition Pashinyan without preconditions and Serzh Sargsyan will be replaced as party chairman
A young woman was stabbed to death by her brother in Faryab province on Wednesday in what appears to have been an honor killing3 week ago
A young woman was stabbed to death by her brother in Faryab province on Wednesday in what appears to have been an honor killing
Report: Armed gunman attacks Iranian Interests Section in Washington
3 week ago
Five Palestinians arrested overnight by Israel security forces
Liberman to meet with senior US officials in Washington on Thursday
3 week ago
The former Afghan intelligence chief Rahmatullah Nabil has claimed that the Taliban group recruits fighters from Shaikh Abdul Ghani religious seminary or Madrasa for its spring offensive
Libya: Haftar's Highly Anticipated Return Home Expected on Thursday
Shelling at Hajar Al Aswad front
Amidst conflicting press reports, Iraqi Security Media Center denies that ISIS has seized control of villages south of Kirkuk city.
South of Kirkuk city, Iraq, ISIS attacks Federal Police detachment on outskirts of village, killing 2 police and injuring 3.
ISIS attacks 3 villages in Daquq district south of Kirkuk city, Iraq. Villagers flee.
Islamic State claims the attack on an intelligence officer and the destruction of his vehicle with an improvised explosive device near Kahtaniyah village in Dibs district of #Kirkuk #Irak
South Damascus: Intensive air force bombing on Yarmouk camp and southern Damascus areas.
DShK recovered south of Riyadh today
Iraqi PM Haider al-Abadi has arrived in Sulaimani as he campaigns for re-election
E. Ghouta: Jaish Islam released its farewell video, showing destruction of its whole armoured fleet in Douma and its anti-aerial systems 9K33 Osa.
E. Ghouta: Jaish Islam released its farewell video, showing destruction of its whole armoured fleet in Douma and its anti-aerial systems 9K33 Osa.
Afghan journalist Abdul Manan Arghand's last Facebook post was about new flowers he had grown at home. He was assassinated on his way to work in Kandahar this morning. Already buried, even before 24 hours had passed since his writing about a new spring.
Czech president: The time has come to move our embassy to Jerusalem
Berlin wears kippah solidarity march in the German capital against Anti-Semitism and intolerance.3 week ago
"Berlin wears kippah" solidarity march in the German capital against Anti-Semitism and intolerance.
Right now, @Batoyan is addressing the tens of thousands (paraphrased): Armenia's population is 51 percent women and I want to thank them for taking part in civil disobedience and for being the guarantors of the peaceful nature of the movement
@OPCW release: the team "collected samples at this site. These samples will be brought back, together with other samples, to the OPCW laboratory in Rijswik. They will be split and dispatched for analysis by the OPCW designated labs"
Macron: Iran shall never possess any nuclear weapons
Macron: We should not abandon Iran nuclear deal without better option
3 week ago
A few hours later, Russia's embassy in Denmark tweets a story saying @OPCW found no chemical weapons, with the story citing the "Chief of the Main Operational Directorate of the Russian General Staff"
Right at the rally in Republic Square, they announced that Nikol Pashinyan will be the 'people's candidate' for prime minister. "We, the Armenian people expect that all factions in parliament will choose 1 candidate consensus."
US State Department refuses to reveal its position on whether West Bank, Golan Heights or Gaza are 'occupied'
Romanian PM visits Israel as embassy row brews
Explosion in the heart of Kabul city leaves policeman wounded3 week ago
Explosion in the heart of Kabul city leaves policeman wounded
The statement of the Department of Foreign Affairs on the action taken by the State of Kuwait against Ambassador Renato Villa
S. Damascus: Iraqi Abu Fadl Abbas Brigade (part of Republican Guard's Elite Forces) involved in battle vs HTS and ISIS announced death of 16 of its fighters past 3 days.
Rally at Republic Square continues
Rally at Republic Square continues
U.S Embassy in Armenia denied quote attributed to @usembarmenia ambassador
Act. PM's office has edited its press release removing phrases attributing to Mills judgments w.r.t. to 'illegality of the process' or 'election of PM in the streets'
The most recent video from Wilayat al-Furat shows ISIS attacking the Medical Directorate of the Popular Mobilization Units. The under construction base was lightly defended.
Russian Navy Auxiliary Fleet cargo vessel Kyzyl-60 transits Mediterranean-bound Bosphorus en route to Tartus Syria carrying containers and desert camouflage URAL4320 trucks. 4320 is reliable, easy to repair and maintain.3 week ago
Russian Navy Auxiliary Fleet cargo vessel Kyzyl-60 transits Mediterranean-bound Bosphorus en route to Tartus Syria carrying containers and desert camouflage URAL4320 trucks. 4320 is reliable, easy to repair and maintain.
Flooding in Rishon Letzion (Photo: David Avni) @TzurMaor
3 week ago
Saudi Civil Defense: 1 injured as result of projectile hit in Najran
3 week ago
The Saudi Civil Defense: projectile launched from Yemen by Houthis militias dropped in Najran
The inspectors of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) arrived in Duma for the 2nd time
Karapetyan met with EU rep. in Armenia Pyotr Svitalsky: constitution, dialogue, supported government line on negotiations; this is per Karapetyan's facebook
SAA T-72AV with ERA removed and replaced with Shafrah armor in Southern Damascus.
Armenian President Armen Sarkissian issued a statement regarding ongoing talks with parliamentary and non-parliamentary political forces to find a solution to the country's political crisis
Mills further supports the government view that prime minister cannot be elected in the streets and only a democratic process.
Karapetyan met US ambassador Mills. PM's web site claims Mills insisted that political process should proceed in accordance with the constitution and through dialogue. Mills agrees with govt that ongoing protests are taking place outside legal norms
3 week ago
Correspondent of Al Jazeera: a Palestinian journalist has died from wounds sustained two weeks ago in northern Gaza
Kuwait expels Philippine envoy amid tensions over domestic workers
Germany will give an extra €1 billion for people in need in Syria, Foreign Minister @HeikoMaas pledges at a donor conference in Brussels
Jammu And Kashmir: One of the two accused in the rape case of a minor in Poonch has been arrested by the Police. The accused was presented before a district court in Poonch earlier today3 week ago
Jammu And Kashmir: One of the two accused in the rape case of a minor in Poonch has been arrested by the Police. The accused was presented before a district court in Poonch earlier today
Karapetyan didn't resigned according to tert.am
3 week ago
Palestinian journalist dies after being shot by Israeli army forces during Gaza border clashes two weeks ago, Palestinian media reports
3 week ago
The police chief for Kity district of central Daikundi province has been arrested over sexual assault on a detained woman
After walking for several hours through the capital, Pashinyan returned to Republic Square, called for the total surrender of the ruling Republican Party. Rally scheduled for 7 p.m.
Kuwait asks Philippines Ambassador to leave within a week and summons its ambassador from Manila
Acting PM of Armenia Karen Karapetyan has resigned
3 week ago
Britain says working closely with allies on new Iran measures
Kazakhstan to allow U.S military to use 2 ports Aktau and Kuryk to supply operation in Afghanistan
Mogherini: There is a regional and international interest in preventing the dividing of Syria
"If a refugee comes to Europe, the cost on Europe, on any European country [is] 30,000 euros, whereas in Lebanon, what we are getting from the international community is less than a 1,000 euros" — Lebanese PM Saad Hariri
SAA and Palestinian factions advance in Baradi and Baradat neighbourhoods in Tadamoun + Ma'adhiyah neighbourhood in edges of Hajar Aswad
Wreath laying ceremony of Sepoy Ajay Kumar who lost his life in an encounter with militants in Lam village of Tral in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir yesterday3 week ago
Wreath laying ceremony of Sepoy Ajay Kumar who lost his life in an encounter with militants in Lam village of Tral in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir yesterday
3 week ago
At least three policemen were killed early Wednesday morning by unknown gunmen in an attack on a check post in Kabul city
Ruhaybah town is back under Syrian state control
Unidentified people have beheaded two sisters after being kidnapped in southern Helmand province3 week ago
Unidentified people have beheaded two sisters after being kidnapped in southern Helmand province
3 week ago
Ilham Aliyev: Azerbaijani Armed Forces to strengthen with military products of Turkey
Lira back to 4.11 despite central bank's more-than-expected rate hike.3 week ago
Lira back to 4.11 despite central bank's more-than-expected rate hike.
De Mistura: The Sochi conference was useful and resulted in good proposals but was not followed up with a view to negotiating according to the Geneva process
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani dismisses Trump as unqualified to deal with important international issues amid U.S. threats to potentially walk away from the landmark nuclear deal with Tehran.
Dust storm today over S. Syria (including Damascus: 3rd pic).
3 week ago
Germany's Justice Minister @KatarinaBarley calls it an "important sign of solidarity" - after an anti-Semitic attack on a young man, today Germans are wearing a kippah in demos
3 week ago
Foreign ministers of Russia, Turkey and Iran to discuss Syria in Moscow on Saturday - Interfax
India ready to assist Afghan security forces capacity building
3 week ago
PM @HaiderAlAbadi: We will not allow Iraq to be threatened again; we will target Daesh militants anywhere in the region
A University teacher among 5 civilians were killed by militants on Kandahar Uruzgan highway
Renewed bombardment on N. Hama and S. Idlib CS. Pics from Arynba and crops around KafrZita burning.
3 week ago
Germany says top priority for it is keeping existing Iran nuclear deal, a new one is not on the agenda
Secretary of the Supreme National Security Council of Iran Ali Shamkhani: Any new talks to limit the duration of the return of nuclear activities is the end of the agreement
Visuals from Pulwama: Two injured security personnel of former PDP leader Ghulam Nabi Patel admitted to hospital after militants fired upon the leader and them in Rajpora. Ghulam Nabi Patel succumbed to his injuries3 week ago
Visuals from Pulwama: Two injured security personnel of former PDP leader Ghulam Nabi Patel admitted to hospital after militants fired upon the leader and them in Rajpora. Ghulam Nabi Patel succumbed to his injuries
Turkish warplanes bombed the foothills of the Qandil Mountains. Head of the Qandil Municipality, Mohammed Hassan, told NRT that Turkish fighter jets attacked Gali Badran village in the foothills of the mountain at 12 p.m. on Wednesday3 week ago
Turkish warplanes bombed the foothills of the Qandil Mountains. Head of the Qandil Municipality, Mohammed Hassan, told NRT that Turkish fighter jets attacked Gali Badran village in the foothills of the mountain at 12 p.m. on Wednesday
Serious hail storm in the southern Israeli town of Dimona.
3 week ago
Hamas movement source in Gaza tells the Palestinian faction which governs the Gaza Strip denies the presence of any negotiations on a prisoner exchange deal with Israel
Top policy planning official at State Dept. Brian Hook tells @NPRinskeep that the Iran Deal is not binding in any way and simply a political agreement made by a previous administration.
Iran's president has ruled out any changes or additions to the 2015 nuclear deal, in response to French efforts to convince Donald Trump to stick with the landmark agreement.
Civilians were wounded in an air strike targeted the city of Kafr Nabul in Idlib
.@USSHARRYSTRUMAN CSG Commander RADM Black: LightningHandshake is opportunity to improve interoperability and strengthen enduring relationship with  our Moroccan partners, share warfighting expertise3 week ago
[email protected] CSG Commander RADM Black: #LightningHandshake is opportunity to improve interoperability and strengthen enduring relationship with our Moroccan partners, share warfighting expertise
3 week ago
Azerbaijan is considering imposing new penalties for breaking rules on rallies, street marches, demonstrations, pickets and other mass events.
Airstrike with barrel bomb on Kafr Sajnah, Southern Idlib
Army enter al-Madaniyah district as more advances on the axis of al-Asali district, south damascus
3 week ago
PDP leader Ghulam Nabi Patel`s two personal security officers sustained injuries. Militants fled with their service rifles
Armenia Police attempted to detain a few protesters in their police car on Mashdots street. A group of young men, including students and April war veterans, surrounded the police car, until police let the protesters go. Traffic on Mashdots street was at a stand still
Gunmen killed an Afghan journalist on his way to work in the southern city of Kandahar
US intelligence is monitoring a series of cargo flights from Iran into Syria, that the US suspects may be carrying weapons systems into Syria for potential use by Bashar al-Assad's regime or Iranian forces, CNN has learned.
Workers at Dalma Mall in Yerevan have joined the strike and blocked the street in front of the mall
Tumo Center for Creative Technologies @tumocenter has announced on their FB page: "In support of our youth, TUMO will be closed until May 2nd."
A large cache of weapons and ammunition was found in an abandoned building near the railway station in Grozny, the Interior Ministry said today.
China sends a clear message to India over Kashmir ahead of PM Modi visit: China supported Pakistan’s stance over longstanding Kashmir issue, which was pending unresolved for the last 70 years
Russian MoD showed some fragments of Western cruise missiles from Syria3 week ago
Russian MoD showed some fragments of Western cruise missiles from Syria
Eastern Med: 2X USAF tankers 1X USAF RC-135U Combat Sent 3X IAF glf5's3 week ago
Eastern Med: 2X USAF tankers 1X USAF RC-135U Combat Sent 3X IAF glf5's
Tomorrow in Russia: Spetsnaz, officers, sailors aboard Project 1171 BSF Tapir/Alligator class LST Orsk 148 look towards the Black Sea during Orsk's Bosphorus's transit en route to Sevastopol or Novorossiysk3 week ago
Tomorrow in Russia: Spetsnaz, officers, sailors aboard Project 1171 BSF Tapir/Alligator class LST Orsk 148 look towards the Black Sea during Orsk's Bosphorus's transit en route to Sevastopol or Novorossiysk
The Armenia-Georgia border crossing is closed by protesters on the Armenian side
As mass civil disobedience protests continue in Yerevan and around the country, protesters' message has shifted from "Reject Serzh" to "Reject the Republican Party."
3 week ago
Militants fired upon former PDP leader Ghulam Nabi Patel in Pulwama's Rajpora
Spot Visuals from Pulwama's Rajpora where militants fired upon former PDP leader Ghulam Nabi Patel. He was coming to Pulwama from Yader3 week ago
Spot Visuals from Pulwama's Rajpora where militants fired upon former PDP leader Ghulam Nabi Patel. He was coming to Pulwama from Yader
3 week ago
PDP leader dies after militants attack his motorcade in Kashmir's Pulwom
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