Category: Middle East Online

Middle East Online

Rebels accuse Syria regime of chemical attack after raids on Douma

Renewed air strikes Saturday hit the last opposition holdout … Read More

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US approves $1.31 billion of artillery to Saudis

The United States on Thursday approved a contract to sell Saudi Arabia … Read More



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Turkey hosts Iran, Russia in critical Syria summit

The presidents of Iran, Turkey and Russia met on Wednesday for their … Read More

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Saudi prince says Israel has ‘right’ to its land

The crown prince and de facto leader of Saudi Arabia said … Read More



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Bahrain discovers largest oil field in its history

Bahrain on Sunday announced it has discovered the largest oil and gas … Read More

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Deal to evacuate hundreds of civilians from Syria’s Douma

Syrian regime ally Russia struck a deal with rebels to evacuate … Read More



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Turkey rejects France offer for mediation with Kurdish militia

Turkey said on Friday that a French pledge to help stabilise … Read More

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Trump to withdraw US troops from Syria ‘very soon’

US President Donald Trump insisted Thursday that US forces would pull … Read More



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Libyan armed factions hail ‘historic’ reconciliation talks

Leaders of the two most heavily armed towns in western Libya met Wednesday … Read More

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Abadi says Iraq will prevent attacks on Turkey

Iraq’s armed forces have instructions to prevent “foreign fighters” from launching cross-border … Read More



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Largest convoy yet leaves rebel pocket of Syria’s Ghouta

The largest convoy yet of evacuated Syrian rebel fighters and civilians … Read More

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Saudis intercept seven Yemen rebel missiles

Saudi forces intercepted seven Yemeni rebel missiles on Sunday, including over the capital Riyadh, … Read More



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Israeli jets pound Hamas in Gaza

Israeli jets pounded Hamas positions in Gaza overnight after Palestinians staged a cross-border raid … Read More

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Saudi to carry out nuclear power deal with or without US

Saudi Arabia has international partners it can work with … Read More



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Israel confirms it hit suspected Syrian nuclear reactor in 2007

Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman said Wednesday a 2007 strike … Read More