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 2017-08-21 12:50 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

'They're turning a blind eye to anti-Semitism in Eastern Europe'... +

Nazi-hunter Efraim Zuroff says focus on white supremacists in West leading many to turn blind eye to more serious anti-Semitism in the east....

 2017-08-21 12:49 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

US Scales Back Visa Services in Russia after Putin Cuts Its Staff... +

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The United States said on Monday it was scaling back its visa services in Russia after Moscow ordered it to sharply cut its diplomatic staff in retaliation over new US sanctions....

 2017-08-21 12:49 

Emirates 24|7

One dead after car hits people at Marseille bus stop... +

One person was killed and another seriously injured in the southern French city of Marseille on Monday after a car ploughed into people at two different bus stops, police sources, adding the suspected driver had been arrested.The incident took place at ar...

 2017-08-21 12:49 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Merkel Hits Out at Predecessor in Russia Row Ahead of Election... +

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel criticized her predecessor, Gerhard Schroeder, on Monday for taking a new job at Russian oil producer Rosneft and said she did not intend to take any posts in industry once she leaves politics....

 2017-08-21 12:49 

i24 News

[ Middle East ]

Putin appoints Anatoly Antonov new ambassador to US: Kremlin... +
 2017-08-21 12:47 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

10 US sailors missing in ship collision... +

Ten U.S. sailors are missing after a collision between the USS John S. McCain and a tanker early Monday east of Singapore, the second accident involving a ship from the Navy's 7th Fleet in the Pacific in two months...

 2017-08-21 12:46 

Bahrain Mirror

Hajj Mission Deals with Al-Aqali Hospital in Medina to Provide Health Services to Bahraini Pilgrims ... +

The Bahraini Hajj Mission agreed with Al-Aqali hospital in Median to provide health care for Bahraini pilgrims....

 2017-08-21 12:45 

Haaretz Daily

Vice reporter: White nationalists were chanting about Jews, not Confederate statues... +

'They also are focusing on what they call aesthetics. They want to look middle class, successful, good looking'...

 2017-08-21 12:45 

Kuwait News Agency

His Highness Crown Prince meets state officials... +
 2017-08-21 12:45 

Kuwait News Agency

His Highness Crown Prince meets top MoI officials... +
 2017-08-21 12:43 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Not just in Israel: Australia to erect security barriers ... +
 2017-08-21 12:43 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Watch: Hamas summer camp ... +
 2017-08-21 12:43 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Watch: IDF soldiers capture terrorist who fired at army post ... +
 2017-08-21 12:42 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Indictment filed against Arab officer in charge of armory ... +
 2017-08-21 12:42 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Watch: Why there is no such thing as white Zionism ... +
 2017-08-21 12:42 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Report: 200 ISIS terrorists killed in single airstrike ... +
 2017-08-21 12:42 

Al Jazeera

Bangladesh sentences 10 to death for plot to kill PM... +

The sentences were carried out over a failed attempt to assassinate Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in 2000....

 2017-08-21 12:42 

Bahrain Mirror

Labour Ministry Negotiates with Two Companies to Pay Salaries of 50 Workers... +

Labour Affairs Undersecretary in Labour and Social Development Ministry Sabah Al-Dossary said that the ministry is negotiating with two companies to solve the problems of delayed salaries of about 50 Bahraini and foreign workers....

 2017-08-21 12:41 

Times of Israel

Drugged, defrauded and anti-democratic... +

From too many kids on Ritalin to too many kids being counted in schools to too many protesters being arrested, the press can count on problems to report on...

 2017-08-21 12:40 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Spain to identify attack victims as manhunt deepens... +

Spanish authorities hoped Monday to identify all 14 victims of the deadly attacks in Catalonia and the members of the terror cell behind it, as a manhunt deepened for one suspect still at large...

 2017-08-21 12:39 

Press TV

Colombians combat stress in daylong relaxation ... +

Its better for you to travel to Colombia and participate in a daylong celebration of relaxation....

 2017-08-21 12:38 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Not just in Israel: Australia to erect security barriers ... +

Australian PM announces plan to erect security barriers in public spaces to guard against vehicular terror attacks....

 2017-08-21 12:36 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Mitral valve replacement without open-heart surgery... +

Tehran, Aug 21, IRNA - Mitral valve will be replaced without open-heart surgery for the first time in Iran, announced scientific secretary of 19th International Congress of Latest Developments in Heart and Blood Vessels....

 2017-08-21 12:34 

Al Jazeera

Marcellus Williams and the US' 'broken justice system'... +

Marcellus Williams is due to be executed on Tuesday but his supporters say his case exposes a racist system....

 2017-08-21 12:29 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

IDF: Red Alert was false alarm... +
 2017-08-21 12:26 

Haaretz Daily

Trump waves bye-bye to business and will regret it... +

The brouhaha over his Charlottesville remarks cost him the key constituency of corporate America and leaves his economic agenda in tatters...

 2017-08-21 12:25 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Lebanon: We thwarted attack from Australia to Abu Dhabi... +
 2017-08-21 12:20 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Boosting ties with neighbors among Zarif top priorities... +

Tehran, Aug 21, IRNA Preserving the nuclear agreement, maintain good ties with neighbors and following a diplomacy based on Economy of Resistance shape the top priorities of Iran's Foreign Ministry in the new cabinet, Mohammad Javad Zarif said....

 2017-08-21 12:19 

Kuwait News Agency

Briefing of KUNA main news for Monday until 12:00 GMT... +
 2017-08-21 12:19 

Kuwait News Agency

His Highness Premier receives Min. of Commerce... +
 2017-08-21 12:14 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Watch: Hamas summer camp... +

Campers train for future terror attacks against Israeli targets. 'I will redeem Jerusalem with my soul and blood.'...

 2017-08-21 12:12 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Watch: IDF soldiers capture terrorist who fired at army post... +

Terrorist who fired at IDF post near Beit El captured in raid of his home shortly after attack....

 2017-08-21 12:09 

Haaretz Daily

Mossad chief to join Netanyahu for Putin meeting on Syria... +

Netanyahu to meet Putin in Sochi Wednesday to relay Israel's concerns over the cease-fire agreement in southern Syria and Iran, Hezbollah's potential foothold ...

 2017-08-21 12:06 

Al Arabiya

Rise in number of Qatari pilgrims entering via Salwa border... +

General Manager of Passports at Salwa border, Colonel Hassan al-Dosari, has said that the border continues to register rise in the number of Qatari...

 2017-08-21 12:04 

ISNA

Iranian deputy FM arrives in Beirut for official visit... +

Tehran (ISNA) Iranian deputy foreign minister for Arab-African affairs arrived in Beirut on Monday for a two-day official visit....

 2017-08-21 12:04 

Al Arabiya

Lebanese-Australian operation to foil terror attack on Abu Dhabi bound plane... +

Lebanese Interior Minister Nuhad al-Mashnouk revealed the involvement of four Lebanese men in an attempt to blow up a UAE-bound passenger plane from...

 2017-08-21 12:03 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Indictment filed against Arab officer in charge of armory... +

Arab police officer in charge of Jerusalem armory is indicted for theft, subversion of legal processes, and weapons crimes....

 2017-08-21 12:03 

Ynetnews

UPDATE: Code Red alert sounded in Ashkelon a flase alarm... +
 2017-08-21 11:59 

FARS News Agency

Syrian Army, Hezbollah Impose Control over Southern Part of Heights at Border with Lebanon... +

TEHRAN FNA - The Syrian Army units and the Lebanese Hezbollah troops managed to seize control of the Southern part of the Western Qalamoun mountainous region following their advances against ISIL on the third day of their joint operation on Monday....

 2017-08-21 11:59 

FARS News Agency

Iraqi Military: Over 1,400 ISIL Militants in Tal Afar... +

TEHRAN FNA - Iraqi military's joint operations command said in a statement that more than 1400 ISIL militants with Arab and foreign nationalities are in Tal Afar town....

 2017-08-21 11:59 

FARS News Agency

UN Official: South Sudan 'Most Difficult Place' in World for Aid Workers... +

TEHRAN FNA - A senior UN official said South Sudan is the most difficult place in the world for aid workers, with at least 15 killed so far in 2017....

 2017-08-21 11:59 

FARS News Agency

Gov't Forces to Kick off Imminent Operation to Liberate Strategic Regions in Central Syria... +

TEHRAN FNA - Well-informed military sources reported on Monday that the Syrian Army troops are getting ready to launch their large-scale anti-ISIL operations in Syria's Badiyeh desert to drive terrorists out of more key regions in the province ....

 2017-08-21 11:59 

FARS News Agency

Leader's Top Aide: Iran Welcomes S. Arabia's Change of Behavior... +

TEHRAN FNA - Iranian Supreme Leader's top aide for international affairs Ali Akbar Velayati underlined that Tehran is in favor of Riyadh's change of approach and behavior towards the regional issues and Iran....

 2017-08-21 11:59 

FARS News Agency

ISIL Carrying out Preparatory Measures for War in Deir Ezzur... +

TEHRAN FNA - The ISIL terrorist group has put its fighters on red alert following the Syrian Army troops' rapid advances in the province of Hama, Homs and Raqqa that are pointed at Deir Ezzur, field sources reported on Monday....

 2017-08-21 11:59 

FARS News Agency

US Airstrikes Kill More Civilians in Northeastern Syria... +

TEHRAN FNA - Almost 40 civilians were killed and tens of others were wounded in the US-led coalition air attacks on ISIL-held Raqqa city in the last two days, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights SOHR reported on Monday....

 2017-08-21 11:58 

FARS News Agency

Trump Eying Stake in Afghanistan's $3tn Natural Resources... +

TEHRAN FNA - As US President Donald Trump prepares to announce his administration's strategy for the stalemate in Afghanistan later on Monday, the South Asian country's $3 trillion wealth of natural resources has taken the center of attention....

 2017-08-21 11:58 

FARS News Agency

Latest CAR Clashes Leave 13 People Dead... +

TEHRAN FNA - Thirteen people were killed in a town in Central African Republic, a local doctor said, as the toll from sectarian violence that has sparked fears of genocide continued to rise....

 2017-08-21 11:58 

Press TV

US embassy in Russia suspends issuing nonimmigrant visas... +

The US embassy in Moscow will suspend issuing nonimmigrant visas for nine days and will stop visa operations at the US consulates indefinitely....

 2017-08-21 11:57 

FARS News Agency

EU Commission Chief: Europe Cannot Rely on US Support to Defend Itself... +

TEHRAN FNA - European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker announced that the continent cannot rely on American military support in the long run, reiterating his previous calls for establishing Europe's own integrated military....

 2017-08-21 11:57 

Ynetnews

Code Red alert sounded in Ashkelon... +

A Code Red siren was sounded Monday afternoon near Yad Mordechai in southern Israel, south of Ashkelon. ...

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