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 2017-04-30 07:29 

FARS News Agency

Senior Afghan Taliban Killed in Clash with ISIL in Peshawar, Pakistan... +

TEHRAN FNA - ISIL terror group killed a senior Afghan Taliban official in Peshawar, the Afghan militants said, in a clash between the two militant groups inside Pakistan....

 2017-04-30 07:29 

FARS News Agency

Thousands March against US President Policies... +

TEHRAN FNA - Tens of thousands of people across the US marched in rain, snow and blistering heat to demand action on climate change in mass protests that fell on President Donald Trump's 100th day in office and blasted his administration for rolling ....

 2017-04-30 07:29 

FARS News Agency

Report: ISIL Defectors May Be Undercover Operatives' Trying to Attack Europe... +

TEHRAN FNA - A new report said a growing number of foreign fighters are depleting the ranks of the ISIL terrorist group, as their presence in Iraq and Syria turns into shambles....

 2017-04-30 07:29 

FARS News Agency

ISIL Suffers Heavy Casualties in Failed Attack on Syrian Army Positions in Southeastern Aleppo... +

TEHRAN FNA - The Syrian Army troops fended of a massive offensive of ISIL on pro-government forces' positions near two villages Northeast of the town of Khanasser, inflicting major casualties on the militants....

 2017-04-30 07:29 

FARS News Agency

Palestinians Show Solidarity with Hunger Strikers... +

TEHRAN FNA - Palestinians took part in sit-in protests in the occupied West Bank in a show of solidarity with prisoners on an open-ended hunger strike in Israeli jails....

 2017-04-30 07:29 

FARS News Agency

South Korea Rejects Donald Trump's Demand to Pay for US Missile Defense... +

TEHRAN FNA - South Korea rejected a demand by US President Donald Trump that Seoul should pay for the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense THAAD , a missile system which is being deployed in the country to allegedly deter threats from North Korea....

 2017-04-30 07:29 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

PA: We will continue funding jailed terrorists ... +
 2017-04-30 07:29 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

After 35 years, Sinai expellees are still hurting... +

Yamit expellee Shmulik Atzmon talks about why he organized an event commemorating 35 years since the expulsion from Sinai....

 2017-04-30 07:28 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Former Defense Minister: Maybe you can just shut up ... +
 2017-04-30 07:24 

Ynetnews

Philippines says Trump called Duterte to affirm alliance... +

MANILA -- President Rodrigo Duterte's spokesman says U.S. President Donald Trump has called the Philippine leader and expressed Washington's commitment to their treaty alliance and his interest in developing "a warm, working relationship" ...

 2017-04-30 07:22 

Haaretz Daily

Adelson's Israel Hayom getting new editor after bucking Netanyahu's office... +

More independent in the last year, Amos Regev didn't replace critical reporter on Netanyahu's plane and number of Sara Netanyahu's pictures in the free daily diminished...

 2017-04-30 07:12 

Press TV

Iran finishes runner-up in Asian Footvolley Championships... +

The Iranian mens national footvolley A team has stood second at the Praputt Kamlang-ek FC 4th Asian Footvolley Championships in Thailand....

 2017-04-30 07:10 

Al Arabiya

Unidentified militias kidnap around 100 Iraqis fleeing Mosul town... +

Ali al-Saleh, an official at Al-Hadar district south of Mosul, said on Saturday that around 100 young men were kidnapped after they fled to the town...

 2017-04-30 07:10 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

PA: We will continue funding jailed terrorists... +

Official says PA still supports payments to Arab terrorists sitting in Israeli jails, despite Israel's calls to stop encouraging terror....

 2017-04-30 07:09 

Kuwait News Agency

NCCAL stress on promoting Kuwaiti publications in book fairs... +
 2017-04-30 07:04 

Times of Israel

Police arrest 17 from East Jerusalem on suspicion of rioting... +

Suspects, including 10 minors, threw stones and Molotov cocktails during public disturbances earlier this week, police say...

 2017-04-30 07:04 

MehrNews.com

Iran ready to back OPEC deal extension... +

TEHRAN, Apr. 30 (MNA) Oil Minister Zanganeh said if majority of OPEC and non-OPEC states agree to extend the oil freeze deal, Iran will go with other members similar to the past....

 2017-04-30 06:59 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Former Defense Minister: Maybe you can just shut up... +

Moshe Ya'alon slams Defense Minister's North Korea statement, says Netanyahu needs to take charge of his ministers....

 2017-04-30 06:58 

Al Arabiya

Two Iranians shot dead in Istanbul by masked individuals... +

Two Iranians were shot dead in Istanbul late Saturday by masked individuals who opened fire on their vehicle, reports said. The two -- identified only...

 2017-04-30 06:58 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

'We will soon force Israel to release prisoners' ... +
 2017-04-30 06:49 

Bahrain News Agency

Al Azhar's role praised... +
 2017-04-30 06:49 

Bahrain News Agency

Bahrain's workforce grew by 8.6% in 2016... +
 2017-04-30 06:45 

Al Arabiya

Airstrike in Syrias Hama kills eight White Helmets rescuers... +

Airstrikes struck a center of Syriarsquo;s rescuers known as the White Helmets in a rebel-held area in the countryrsquo;s center, killing eight...

 2017-04-30 06:44 

Kuwait News Agency

Trump rallies in Pennsylvania marking his 100th day in office... +
 2017-04-30 06:44 

Kuwait News Agency

Trump, Filipino President discuss concerns of ASEAN... +
 2017-04-30 06:44 

Kuwait News Agency

Merkel to visit Saudi Arabia, UAE... +
 2017-04-30 06:38 

Al Arabiya

Saudi entertainment chief: My Reuters interview was misunderstood... +

Ahmed al-Khatib, the chairman of the Saudi General Entertainment Authority (GEA), clarified his interview with Reuters regarding entertainment in the...

 2017-04-30 06:35 

MehrNews.com

Animated short Red Point to vie at Italian festival... +

TEHRAN, Apr. 30 (MNA) Animated short film Red Point directed by Motahareh Ahmadpourhas been selected to compete at the 18thedition of the ShorTS International Film Festival in Italy....

 2017-04-30 06:35 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

'We will soon force Israel to release prisoners'... +

Hamas leader threatens it will 'not be long before Israel is forced to pay the price and release terrorists.'...

 2017-04-30 06:33 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Plane loses wheel, makes emergency landing at Sarasota airport ... +
 2017-04-30 06:29 

FARS News Agency

ISIL Nears Its Collapse in Western Mosul as Iraqi Troops Push Through More Neigborhoods... +

TEHRAN FNA - Iraqi police forces continued battle in Western Mosul, as according to a high-ranking Iraqi military figure the terrorists are only in control of four neighborhoods in the Western part of the city. PHOTOS...

 2017-04-30 06:28 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Rabbi Mazuz: A woman in captivity will hand over secrets ... +
 2017-04-30 06:27 

Times of Israel

Australia probing video of 8-year-old jihadi making threats... +

Authorities believe boy filmed wearing suicide vest is son of known Islamic state fighter stripped of citizenship...

 2017-04-30 06:18 

Kuwait News Agency

Creative Kuwaiti teachers paving way for bright future... +
 2017-04-30 06:18 

Kuwait News Agency

Today in Kuwait's history... +
 2017-04-30 06:18 

Kuwait News Agency

USD exchange rate stable at KD 0.304... +
 2017-04-30 06:18 

Kuwait News Agency

Kuwait marks int'l workers' day on May 1... +
 2017-04-30 06:17 

Ynetnews

Toned-down White House press dinner carries on without Trump... +

WASHINGTON - The White House press corps gathered on Saturday for its annual black-tie dinner, a toned-down affair this year after Donald Trump snubbed the event, becoming the first incumbent US president to bow out in 36 years.Without Trump, who schedule...

 2017-04-30 06:15 

Ynetnews

Trump says China pressuring North Korea on missile, nukes... +

SEOUL - President Donald Trump said in a television interview to be aired Sunday that he believes China's president has been putting pressure on North Korea as it pursues its missile and nuclear weapons programs.In an interview with CBS' Face the ...

 2017-04-30 06:10 

Ynetnews

17 suspects arrested in Isawiya for rioting ... +

The Jerusalem Police arrested 17 suspects overnight Saturday in the east Jerusalem neighborhood of Isawiya. The 17 are suspected of involvement in rioting over the past week, including throwing stones and dozens of Molotov cocktails at police forces. Eigh...

 2017-04-30 06:06 

Press TV

US reaffirms commitment to pact on THAAD: South Korea... +

South Korea says Washington has reaffirmed its commitment to an agreement with Seoul on the deployment of a high-tech missile system, including on expenditure....

 2017-04-30 06:04 

Times of Israel

New, aptly titled novel The Patriots is a story for our times... +

In a tumultuous political climate, Ukraine-born author Sana Krasikov's book focuses on Americans who immigrated to the Soviet Union, and their decision's fallout...

 2017-04-30 06:03 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Plane loses wheel, makes emergency landing at Sarasota airport... +

Small plane lands safely in Florida after pilot discovers left rear wheel is missing....

 2017-04-30 06:02 

MehrNews.com

EU to provide Iran with CO2 emission-reduction technology... +

TEHRAN, Apr. 30 (MNA) European Commissioner for Energy voice EUs readiness to transfer energy-efficiency and CO2 emission-reduction technologies to Iran....

 2017-04-30 06:02 

Al Jazeera

Donald Trump praises his first 100 days in office... +

President skips White House Correspondents' Dinner to hold rally in Harrisburg where he praises his own accomplishments....

 2017-04-30 06:01 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Erdogan: Together, we can turn Raqqa into an ISIS graveyard ... +
 2017-04-30 06:00 

Israel21c

Israeli tech for mass-notification alerts saves lives... +

When a natural or manmade disaster strikes, countries in Latin America, Europe and Israel use eVigilos multichannel system to warn citizens....

 2017-04-30 06:00 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Rabbi Mazuz: A woman in captivity will hand over secrets... +

Prominent rabbi slams army order to integrate women into combat positions. 'They're destroying the Nation of Israel.'...

 2017-04-30 05:56 

Press TV

Yemeni forces kill 9 Saudi mercernaries; US drone kills 4 ... +

Yemens Army and its allies have been hitting back against Saudi Arabia which has been pounding its impoverished neighbor for more than two years now....

 2017-04-30 05:52 

Kuwait News Agency

Photo of the day... +

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