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 2017-12-11 13:09 

Bahrain News Agency

MKF hosts National Day Celebration...
 2017-12-11 13:08 

SANA

President al-Assad receives Russian President at Hmeimim-based Military Base...
 2017-12-11 13:07 

Al Jazeera

Is Saudi move to open cinemas a step to new freedom?...

Analysts raise concerns over censorship as kingdom moves to end 35-year ban on movie theatres....

 2017-12-11 13:06 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Traffic on Route 70 disrupted at Zevulun Junction...
 2017-12-11 13:06 

MehrNews.com

Four Iranian shorts to vie at Slamdance filmfest....

TEHRAN, Dec. 11 (MNA) Four Iranian shorts, 'Animal', 'Abbas Kiarostami: the Director', 'Whales' and 'Ascribed Achievements', have won tickets to the Slamdance Film Festival....

 2017-12-11 13:04 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Sending Pak minister to Chabahar Port inauguration carries special message: Pak daily...

Islamabad, Dec 11, IRNA Leading Pakistani news daily in its report has said that visit of Pakistan's Minister for Maritime Affairs Mir Hasil Khan Bizenjo to attend the inaugural ceremony of first phase of Chabahar Port carries a special message for Ir...

 2017-12-11 13:04 

MehrNews.com

US is a 'partner in bloodshed' with Jerusalem decision: Erdogan...

TEHRAN, Dec. 11 (MNA) Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoan said on Dec. 11 that the United States had become a partner in the bloodshed with its decision to recognize al-Quds (Jerusalem) as Israeli regime's capital....

 2017-12-11 13:03 

ISNA

Iranian intelligence ministry's announcement over Russian tourist...

Tehran (ISNA) Iran's intelligence ministry announced that the image of a person published as "a spy in Qom" was concerned with a Russian tourist....

 2017-12-11 13:01 

Al Arabiya

New York police responding to reports of explosion...

The New York Police Department are responding to reports of an explosion of unknown origin on Monday morning in midtown Manhattan at 42nd Street and...

 2017-12-11 13:00 

Al Jazeera

Trump Jerusalem move hinders US interests in the region...

Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital will further isolate the US from the rest of the world....

 2017-12-11 12:59 

Alalam News Network

White House regrets Palestinian decision to ignore Pence's visit...

Palestinian Foreign Minister Riyad Maliki said Saturday that President Mahmoud Abbas would not be meeting Pence on December 19, as expected, and there would be no communication between US and Palestinian authorities....

 2017-12-11 12:57 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Netanyahu to EU: Stop spoiling the Palestinians, Trump was right...
 2017-12-11 12:56 

Gulf Times

US boy's anti-bullying video sparks outpouring of support...

A video of a boy tearfully talking about being bullied at school has gone viral and prompted an outpouring of support from Hollywood celebrities, music stars and athletes....

 2017-12-11 12:56 

Al Jazeera

Explosion hits New York City's Manhattan...

Blast hits at transit station on 42th Street and 8th Avenue, close to Times Square, New York City police confirms....

 2017-12-11 12:55 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Netanyahu to EU: Stop spoiling the Palestinians, Trump was right...

PM tells EU leaders that PA opposition to Zionism is root of conflict, not Jerusalem or 'settlements';. 'Stop spoiling the Palestinians.'...

 2017-12-11 12:52 

i24 News

Police responding to reports of 'explosion' at New York City transit terminal...
 2017-12-11 12:51 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Report: Explosion at Manhattan bus terminal...
 2017-12-11 12:50 

Alalam News Network

Syrian army and allies push towards Idlib province...

The Syrian army and Iranian-backed forces backed by Russian air power stepped up a military campaign against rebels in eastern Hama province in a push towards the rebel stronghold of Idlib province in northwestern Syria, rebels and witnesses said....

 2017-12-11 12:50 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Campaign to double support for sovereignty launched today...
 2017-12-11 12:49 

FARS News Agency

Popular Uprising Reported in Northwestern Syria amid Intensifying Insecurity in Region...

TEHRAN (FNA)- People in a key terrorist-held town in Southwestern Idlib took to the streets for the second day in a row, opposing corruption and insecurity created by the terrorist groups' rule, local sources reported on Monday....

 2017-12-11 12:49 

FARS News Agency

Anger as 'This Is Bahrain' Delegation Visits Israel...

TEHRAN (FNA)- A Bahraini delegation's visit to Israel amid ongoing controversy over the US decision to move its embassy to Jerusalem and recognize the city as Israel's capital sparked anger on social media....

 2017-12-11 12:49 

FARS News Agency

Israeli Forces Detain 24 Palestinians in West Bank...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Israeli forces detained on Sunday night and Monday 24 Palestinians during wide-scale raids in several areas in the occupied West Bank, according to local and Palestinian security sources....

 2017-12-11 12:49 

FARS News Agency

Gunmen in More Regions Join Nationwide Peace Agreement with Syrian Army...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Russian Defense Ministry said in its latest report on Monday that militants in two more villages in the provinces of Homs and Hama have handed over their arms to the Syrian Army men and have joined the reconciliation plan....

 2017-12-11 12:49 

FARS News Agency

California Fires: Wildfire Consumes Area Bigger Than New York City...

TEHRAN (FNA)- A huge wildfire in Southern California scorched an area larger than New York City, making it the fifth largest fire recorded in the state since 1932....

 2017-12-11 12:49 

FARS News Agency

Afghanistan Asks Iran's Assistance to Train Armed Forces...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Afghanistan's defense ministry called on Iran to help the country in training skilled Armed Forces, praising Tehran for its past cooperation with Kabul in all fields....

 2017-12-11 12:49 

FARS News Agency

US Ambassador: Washington Will Take N. Korea Into Our Own Hands If Beijing Doesn't Do...

TEHRAN (FNA)- America's Ambassador to the UN Nikky Haley stressed that China must do more to counter North Korea or the US will take things "into our own hands"....

 2017-12-11 12:45 

Haaretz Daily

Possible pipe bomb explodes in midtown N.Y.C., Port Authority evacuated...

Bomb squad has reportedly been dispatched to the New York Port Authority...

 2017-12-11 12:42 

Press TV

Arab League's al-Quds stance weak, says Iran Foreign Ministry...

Iran says the Arab League's statement on Trump's recognition of Jerusalem al-Quds as Israel's "capital" was weak....

 2017-12-11 12:37 

Saudi Press Agency

KSA participates in Annual Arab Conference of Arab Administrative Development Organization...
 2017-12-11 12:36 

Times of Israel

Skeptical Netanyahu to EU on Palestinian state: Would it be Costa Rica or Yemen?...

In Brussels, PM tells European FMs their countries 'spoil' the Palestinians while Trump 'told them the truth' by recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capitalIn Brussels, PM tells European FMs their countries 'spoil' the Palestinia...

 2017-12-11 12:36 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Senior Iranian MP slams Trump's decision on Holy Quds...

Tehran, Dec 11, IRNA - A senior Iranian lawmaker said here on Monday that the US President Donald Trump's decision to transfer Washington's embassy from Tel-Aviv to al-Quds has united Islamic world against America's aggressive intervention....

 2017-12-11 12:33 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Finance Minister announces massive tax cuts...
 2017-12-11 12:32 

Ynetnews

Iran defense minister: Trump's Jerusalem move will hasten Israel's destruction...

BEIRUT - US President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital will hasten the country's destruction, Iran's defense minister said Monday."(Trump's) step will hasten the destruction of the Zionist regime a...

 2017-12-11 12:30 

Alalam News Network

Ayatollah Khamenei lauds Iranian athlete who threw match to avoid facing Israeli wrestler...

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei praised Iranian wrestler Alireza Karimi, who deliberately lost to his Russian opponent in order to skip facing an Israeli wrestler in the next round, for his "self-sacrifice"....

 2017-12-11 12:30 

Ynetnews

German government condemns anti-Semitic incidents at Berlin protest...

BERLIN - The German government condemned on Monday anti-Semitic incidents that took place during protests in cities across Germany in recent days.The demonstrations were called in response to US President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Isr...

 2017-12-11 12:27 

Al Arabiya

ICC reports Jordan to UN Security Council for not arresting Sudan's Bashir...

The International Criminal Court (ICC) said on Monday it would refer Jordan to the UN Security Council for failing to arrest Sudanese President Omar...

 2017-12-11 12:25 

Ynetnews

Russia's Putin to discuss Syrian peace process with Turkey's Erdogan...

Cairo - Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart Tayyip Erdogan will discuss a possible political resolution to the Syrian crisis when they meet, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Monday. Peskov said the two leaders would also di...

 2017-12-11 12:25 

ISNA

Metastatic breast cancer dark side of cancer research, treatment...

Tehran (ISNA) The director of Johns Hopkins Breast Center at Green Spring Station noted that breast cancer survivorship was very important in the U.S. because the rate of the cure was high and the number of survival was really increasing....

 2017-12-11 12:23 

Times of Israel

Israel cuts product tariffs in bid to lower cost of living...

Finance minister announces the 'largest tariff cancellation program' since the 1990sFinance minister announces the 'largest tariff cancellation program' since the 1990s...

 2017-12-11 12:22 

Ynetnews

Iraqi Shiite cleric urges militias to disarm after ISIS defeat...

BAGHDAD - An influential Iraqi Shiite cleric on Monday urged his fighters to hand state-issued weapons back to the government, following Iraq's declaration of victory against the Islamic State group.In a speech broadcast on Iraqi television, Muqtada a...

 2017-12-11 12:21 

Ynetnews

Putin wants to work with Iran, Turkey to kick-start Syrian peace process...

MOSCOW - Russian President Vladimir Putin told Syrian President Bashar Assad on Monday he wanted to work with Iran and Turkey to kick-start the Syrian peace process, Russian news agencies reported. Putin was also cited as telling Assad he hoped that it wo...

 2017-12-11 12:20 

Haaretz Daily

Israeli settlers say they will evacuate contested Hebron building if conditions are met...

The Beit Hamachpela building has been at the center of a legal dispute between settlers and Palestinians in the West Bank city ...

 2017-12-11 12:19 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Iranians bag 3 Kyokushin medals in Russia...

Moscow, Dec 11, IRNA Iranian Kyokushin karatekas won one silver and two bronzes in Yekaterinburg, Russia....

 2017-12-11 12:18 

Gulf Times

German intelligence unmasks alleged covert Chinese social media profiles...

Germany's intelligence service has published the details of social network profiles which it says are fronts faked by Chinese intelligence to gather personal information about German officials and politicians....

 2017-12-11 12:17 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Germany intent to part ways with US...

Tehran, Dec 11, IRNA - US President Donald Trump's irresponsible policies and his threatening tone have further alienated the White House's close friends....

 2017-12-11 12:15 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Arabs throw rocks at police in eastern J'lem...
 2017-12-11 12:14 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Finance Minister announces massive tax cuts...

Finance Minister announces exemptions on import taxes for range of items including cosmetics, electric appliances, clothing, and shoes....

 2017-12-11 12:13 

MehrNews.com

Turkey's main opposition CHP calls for cutting ties with Trump...

TEHRAN, Dec. 11 (MNA) Turkey's main opposition party on Monday urged the government to cut ties with US President Donald Trump after his controversial move recognizing al-Quds (Jerusalem) as Israeli regime's capital....

 2017-12-11 12:12 

Times of Israel

Several reported injured in NY blast; suspected bomber in custody...

Suspected bomber reportedly injured; explosion at busy bus terminal causing major delays for Monday morning commutersSuspected bomber reportedly injured; explosion at busy bus terminal causing major delays for Monday morning commuters...

 2017-12-11 12:12 

Haaretz Daily

The real reason American Jews assimilated was due to working on Shabbat, says Israeli lawmaker...

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