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Category: Middle East

Troops advance on western Mosul as Mattis holds talks

Iraqi forces advanced into the southern outskirts of Mosul on the second day of a push to drive ISIL

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Gaza’s starman aims to fight occupation with science

Living in what has been called the world’s largest open-air prison did not deter astrophysicist Suleiman Baraka from turning his gaze

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Turkey gave target for mistaken Syria strike

The Kremlin has said that Turkey had provided Russian forces with the target location for air strikes in Syria

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Israel not paying to de-mine Christian holy site

Nearly half a million tourists annually walk past two fenced-in minefields to visit Qasr al-Yahud, meaning Castle of the

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End of tax-free living in Saudi Arabia as oil revenues dry up

Saudi Arabia has introduced a value-added tax (VAT) with the approval of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), indicating the

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Green light for 153 East Jerusalem settler homes

Israeli authorities have given the final approval to the building of 153 settler homes in the occupied East Jerusalem

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Deadly air strike in Syria hits al-Qaeda camp

A US air strike on Thursday targeting an al-Qaeda training camp in Syria killed more than 100 fighters, a

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Deadly ISIS attack hits Turkish soldiers in Syria

The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant reportedly killed five Turkish soldiers and injured several more in an

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Police officers die in attack in Egypt’s Western Desert

At least eight police officers have been killed and three wounded in an attack on a security checkpoint in

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Palestinians in Israel strike over home demolitions

Palestinian citizens of Israel have announced a nationwide strike after Israeli authorities demolished 11 Palestinian homes. “We condemn the

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