Hezbollah: future Israel war could draw fighters from Iran, Iraq, elsewhere

Fri, Jun. 23, 2017

Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah said on Friday that a future war waged by Israel against Syria or Lebanon could draw thousands of fighters from countries including Iran, Iraq and Yemen.

Russian panel says opposition head 'ineligible' for election

Fri, Jun. 23, 2017

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny, who is gearing up to run for the presidency, is ineligible to stand for office.

Egyptian FM speaks to British FM

Fri, Jun. 23, 2017

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry received a call from his British counterpart, Boris Johnson on Friday in which they discussed a number of significant files.

Egypt condemns IS Mosul attack destroying “Al Nuri” historic mosque

Fri, Jun. 23, 2017

Egypt condemned on Thursday the explosion at the historic Al Nuri mosque in Iraq by the Islamic State (IS) group.

Morocco latest news: Pro-ISIS group arrested & Rouhani visit

Fri, Jun. 23, 2017

Moroccan security forces arrested a four-hardliner terrorist cell on Friday.

SG appoints a Lebanese head of UN mission in Libya

Fri, Jun. 23, 2017

UN Secretary General, Antonio Guterres, announced the appointment of Lebanese Ghassan Salame as the SG special Representative and head of the UN Support Mission in Libya .

Demands leakage shows Qatar’s callousness, mediation failure

Fri, Jun. 23, 2017

Leakage of the 13 Arab demands submitted to Qatar shows how deep the Arab-Qatari rift is, the UAE Foreign Minister Anwar Gargash said on Friday.

"Fair" or "vague"? EU sizes up May's Brexit rights offer

Fri, Jun. 23, 2017

Theresa May said her offer to guarantee the rights of EU citizens living in Britain after Brexit was "very fair and very serious".