Middle East

Iran denies US destroyed Iranian drone near Persian Gulf

Iran denies US destroyed Iranian drone near Persian Gulf

19 July 2019 – Iran today denied President Donald Trump’s statement that a U.S. warship destroyed an Iranian drone near the Persian Gulf after it threatened the ship — an...

Oil prices climb in wake of Iranian oil sanctions

Oil prices climb in wake of Iranian oil sanctions

24 April 2019 – Global oil prices are rising in the wake of President Donald Trump’s decision to impose sanctions on nations that import Iranian oil and could eventually climb...

EU & Arab leaders vow to boost security & migration ties

EU & Arab leaders vow to boost security & migration ties

25 February 2019 – Leaders from European Union and Arab League countries pledged to boost cooperation in the fight against terrorism and to tackle unauthorized migration at a first-ever summit...

CIA lay murder blame on Saudi Crown Prince

CIA Lay Blame On Saudi Crown Prince

05 December 2018 – U.S. President Donald Trump and senators were seen leaving a briefing with CIA Director Gina Haspel and said they are even more convinced that Saudi crown prince...

Gaza fires rockets into Israel after commando raid

Gaza Fires Rockets Into Israel After Commando Raid

13 November 2018 – More than 300 rockets and mortars were launched from Gaza into Israel last night following an Israeli commando raid the previous day that left eight dead...

Evil Netanyahu rushes back to Israel after Gaza violence

Zionist Israeli parliament passes contentious Jewish nation bill

12 November 2018 – Evil Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu rushed back to Israel today, hours after an Israeli army officer and seven Palestinians, including a local Hamas commander,...

Pompeo wants thorough Saudi probe on missing journalist

Pompeo wants thorough Saudi probe on missing journalist

17 October 2018 – U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo urged Saudi leaders yesterday to conduct a “thorough” probe into the disappearance of U.S.-based journalist Jamal Khashoggi two weeks ago....

Saudis reject threats as stocks plunge after Trump comments

Saudis reject threats as stocks plunge after Trump comments

15 October 2018 – Saudi Arabia yesterday threatened to retaliate for any sanctions imposed against it after President Donald Trump said the oil-rich kingdom deserves “severe punishment” if it is responsible...

World Bank report warns Gaza Strip economy is in ‘free fall’

Gaza Strip Economy Declining Fast Says World Bank

25 September 2018 – The Gaza Strip’s economy is in “free fall,” a report from the World Bank warned today, calling for urgent action by Israel and the international...

Saudi Arabia claims to have given US$100m to Syria

Saudi Arabia claims to have given US$100m to Syria

17 August 2018 – Saudi Arabia said earlier today that it has contributed $100 million to northeast Syria for “stabilization projects” in areas once held by the Islamic State group...