Category: Middle East Online

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Iran warns of ‘threat’ as US boosts troop presence

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Saturday a US decision … Read More

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Iraq urges Iran to respect ‘good’ nuclear deal

Iraq’s top diplomat Friday called on Iran to respect the landmark deal … Read More



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Erdogan may soon meet with Trump

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and US President Donald Trump may soon have a face-to-face … Read More

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Netanyahu gets October deadline for corruption hearing

Israel’s attorney general on Wednesday extended until October the deadline for Prime Minister Read More



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Rouhani rejects talks as US wages ‘economic war’

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani rejected any talks with the United States and … Read More

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Trump vows official end of Iran if Tehran attacks

President Donald Trump issued an ominous warning to Iran on Sunday, … Read More



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Saudi calls urgent Gulf, Arab League meetings over Iran

Saudi Arabia has called for emergency regional talks to discuss mounting … Read More

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Iraq slams Exxon evacuation of foreign staff

Exxon Mobil’s decision to evacuate its foreign staff from the West Qurna 1 … Read More



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Iraqis wary as tensions simmer between key allies

Iraqis have endured successive wars but spiraling tensions between Washington and Tehran … Read More

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US terminates Turkey’s preferential trade deal

The United States on Thursday terminated Turkey’s preferential trade treatment that allowed some exports … Read More



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UAE slams Iran behavior in the region

The United Arab Emirates will show restraint after attacks on oil tankers off … Read More

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Iran to up nuclear activity after scaling back nuclear deal

Iran is preparing to increase enriched uranium and heavy water … Read More



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US pressures Iraq over Iran-backed militias

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s surprise visit to Baghdad this month came after US … Read More

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US eyes response “short of war” to Gulf tankers attack

The US ambassador to Saudi Arabia said Washington should take … Read More



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Saudi oil tankers damaged in ‘sabotage attacks’ in Gulf

Saudi Arabia said Monday two of its oil tankers were damaged … Read More