Category: Middle East

Missing princess: UAE releases first pictures of Sheikha Latifa

DUBAI: The United Arab Emirates released Monday the first photos of a runaway princess since her attempted escape from the…

Missing Princess Latifa is at home, Gov.releases pictures

Abu Dhabi– The United Arab Emirates has released pictures of Sheikha Latifa missing princess and daughter of Dubai's ruler Sheikh…

Turkey says US missile deal does not affect S-400 purchase from Russia

Ankara: Ankara's purchase of US missiles worth $3.5 billion will not affect a deal to acquire rival S-400 missiles from…

Turkey says US missile deal does not affect S-400 purchase from Russia

Ankara: Ankara's purchase of US missiles worth $3.5 billion will not affect a deal to acquire rival S-400 missiles from…

Insurgents attack Afghan government building in Kabul

Kabul: A group of insurgents attacked an Afghan government building in Kabul on Monday, officials said. There was no immediate…

Israel set for early elections in April 2019

Jerusalem: The leaders of Israel's governing coalition announced on Monday that they have agreed to hold the next general elections…

Gunmen kill 17 in Nigeria village attack: witnesses, police

Nigeria: Gunmen at the weekend killed 17 people in the latest attack on villages in northern Nigeria's Zamfara state, witnesses…

Turkey sends military reinforcements to Syria border: reports

Ankara: Turkey has sent reinforcements to the border with Syria, Turkish media reported on Monday, after Washington ordered the withdrawal…

Houthi rebels violated Sweden talks by blocking UN delegation: Yemen

Sanaa: The Yemen government on Monday said that the Houthi rebels' action of blocking a United Nations (UN) delegation from…

Netanyahu the “voice of oppressors”, says Erdogan

Istanbul: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan labelled Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as the "voice of oppressors" in continuation of…

Pakistani Foreign Minister visits Kabul

Kabul: Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi paid a visit to Afghanistan's capital Kabul on Monday to discuss the ongoing…

Iraqi security body discusses US withdrawal from Syria

Baghdad: An Iraqi government security body held a meeting on Sunday chaired by Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi, to discuss…

Iran vows to keep supporting Palestinian cause

Tehran: Iranian Foreign Minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif has said supporting the Palestinian cause is one of the principle policies of…

Oil market likely to rebalance early 2019: OPEC ministers

Kuwait: Oil ministers from leading OPEC nations said Sunday they expect prices will arrest their recent slide and rebalance early…

Turkey extends condolences to Indonesia tsunami victims

Ankara: Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday expressed his condolences to the victims of the deadly tsunami that struck…

Houthis violated ceasefire 14 times since Friday: Arab coalition

Sanaa: The Arab Coalition has stated that the Houthis have violated the ceasefire in Yemen 14 times since Friday. The…

8 Taliban militants killed in Afghanistan

Kabul: As many as eight Taliban militants were killed in a clash with security forces in Herat province in western…

Israel reaffirms plans to keep Iran at bay in Syria

Jerusalem: Israel has reaffirmed its plan to keep Iran at bay in Syria, mentioning that if need be, the nation…

Benjamin Netanyahu a cold-blooded killer: Turkey

Ankara: Turkey on Sunday dubbed Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as a "cold-blooded killer of modern times". "Netanyahu is a…

Head of UN monitors arrives in Yemen’s rebel-held Sanaa

Sanaa: The head of the UN team tasked with monitoring a fragile ceasefire in Yemen's port city of Hodeida arrived…