Middle East


US Air Force to maintain presence in Mideast

As talks over the deal remain stalled, Iran elected a hard-line protege of the country’s supreme leader as president and has itself seized vessels at sea and is suspected of launching drone attacks.
November 15, 2021
Abbas China

WATCH: Hamas urges China to ‘stay away’ from Israel

Deputy Chairman of the Hamas Political Bureau, Mousa Abu Marzouk, said in a recent interview that relations between Israel and China would eventually become a 'source of concern and a threat' to China’s interests. 
November 6, 2021

Iran seizes Vietnamese oil tanker – report

Iran celebrated its capture of the vessel in dramatic footage aired on state television, the day before the 42nd anniversary of the 1979 seizure of the U.S. Embassy in Tehran.
November 4, 2021