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Abbas PLO meeting

Abbas quits PLO executive committee

Recent internal developments indicate that PA Chair Mahmoud Abbas could be on his way out of politics as well as apparent instability within the Palestinian leadership.
August 23, 2015
Syria Islamic State

Iran opposes ISIS-free zone in Syria

Iran is opposed to US-Turkish plans to keep northern Syria free of ISIS terrorists, claiming that a buffer zone would violate Syrian sovereignty.
August 16, 2015
Mohammad Javad Zarif

Iran: Sanctions cannot be restored

Despite the US administration's repeated statements that sanctions will be revived if Tehran cheats on the nuclear deal, the Iranians say it cannot happen.
August 5, 2015
Kuwait attack

ISIS suicide attack kills 27 in Kuwait

Terror struck Kuwait for the first time in two decades as an ISIS terrorist blew himself up in a packed Shiite mosque, killing 27 worshipers.
June 28, 2015

Abbas dissolves unity government with Hamas

Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas is threatening to establish a new government without Hamas amid growing tensions between the two Palestinian factions.
June 17, 2015

Hamas: PA steals Gaza’s money

Hamas is accusing the Palestinian Authority of stealing funds meant for Gaza, causing suffering for Gaza's civilians.
May 31, 2015
Brigadier General Hossein Salami

Iranian general ‘welcomes’ war with US

Despite the nuclear negotiations, Iran's army is anticipating war with the US and cites the American navy as one of its targets, an Iranian general declared.
May 18, 2015

Merkel to Rivlin: Deal with Iran not likely

While affirming Germany's commitment to Israel's security and lauding the relations between the countries, Chancellor Merkel said a deal with Iran is unlikely.
May 14, 2015