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 2018-09-18 07:44 

SABA News

[ Yemen ]

Two mercenaries arrested in Mahweet...

MAHWEET, Sept. 18 (Saba) - The security services in Mahweet province arrested two mercenaries have mobilized and recruited people to fight in ranks of the aggression, a security official told Saba on Tuesday....

 2018-09-18 07:40 

Times of Israel

The Yom Kippur War: When Israel's Arabs didn't rise up...

At a traffic circle near Nazareth, I saw tables with soft drinks, sandwiches, cakes -- set up for the troops. There were scenes like this nationwide, but here the women were ArabsAt a traffic circle near Nazareth, I saw tables with soft drinks, sandwiches...

 2018-09-18 07:39 

i24 News

US professor under fire after refusing reference for student to study in Israel...
 2018-09-18 07:38 

The Peninsula Qatar

Indian Naval Ship INS Mumbai arrives at Hamad Port today...

Indian Naval Ship INS Mumbai, a guided missile destroyer of the Indian Navy, will arrive at Hamad Port today on a three day visit to Qatar....

 2018-09-18 07:38 

The Peninsula Qatar

Russia calls off Idlib attack, agrees with Turkey on buffer zone...

Earlier this month, Russian President Vladimir Putin dismissed a plea from his Turkish counterpart for a cease-fire in northwest Syria....

 2018-09-18 07:38 

The Peninsula Qatar

Magicians of the Light screenings from tomorrow...

Five films by accomplished filmmakers that demonstrate how they pushed the boundaries of cinematography to leave their legacy on cinematic history....

 2018-09-18 07:38 

The Peninsula Qatar

Mock drill on contingency scenario in Doha Metro...

The emergency plan was discussed in its theoretical framework, the procedures were reviewed and several procedures were agreed upon....

 2018-09-18 07:37 

Times of Israel

Oil cartel backs Iran in face of looming US sanctions...

Head of OPEC says group must work with Tehran, a founding member, amid mounting pressure from Washington to up production and squeeze Iran's economyHead of OPEC says group must work with Tehran, a founding member, amid mounting pressure from Washingto...

 2018-09-18 07:35 

MehrNews.com

Unbeaten Iran sweeps Australia at AVC Women's Cup...

TEHRAN, Sep. 18 (MNA) Iranian women's national volleyball team gained a deserved 3-0 win against Australia at the 6th Asian Volleyball Confederation (AVC) Women's Cup....

 2018-09-18 07:34 

Al Jazeera

Iraq close to running out of water...

Government says about 90 percent of land is now desert and remaining farmland is shrinking by five percent each year....

 2018-09-18 07:33 

Haaretz Daily

Why did Israel handcuff and deport a French-American law professor?...

The military arrest of Frank Romano, a French-American citizen who was protesting Israeli policy, raises many disturbing questions...

 2018-09-18 07:32 

Saudi Press Agency

Asian shares mixed...
 2018-09-18 07:30 

Al Jazeera

South Korean leader in Pyongyang to reboot nuclear talks...

President Moon Jae-in seeks to push for 'irreversible, permanent peace' and better dialogue between North Korea and US....

 2018-09-18 07:29 

Ynetnews

Iran foreign minister says diplomacy averted war in Syria's Idlib...

Diplomacy between Iran, Turkey and Russia has succeeded in averting war in Idlib in northwest Syria, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Tuesday. "Intensive responsible diplomacy over the last few weeks-pursued in my visits to Ankara...

 2018-09-18 07:28 

Ynetnews

Report: two people killed in attacks attributed to Israel in Syria...

The Syrian Center for Monitoring Human Rights reported Tuesday that two people were killed in the attack in the Syrian city of Latakia. Russia and Syria claim that Israel is behind the attack....

 2018-09-18 07:25 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Tehran, Moscow, Ankara ‘Responsible Diplomacy’ on Syria Working: Zarif...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said the success of "responsible diplomacy" and dialogue between Iran, Russia and Turkey on Syria is helping avert war in the Arab country's northwestern province....

 2018-09-18 07:24 

Press TV

Israeli strike kills two Palestinians in Gaza Strip...

At least two Palestinians lose their lives in a fresh Israeli airstrike on the Gaza Strip amid renewed tensions in the blockaded coastal sliver....

 2018-09-18 07:23 

Press TV

World through the aperture...

A selection of photos shot recently from around the world....

 2018-09-18 07:19 

Press TV

Trump an 'imperialist' who believes in 'perpetual war': Analyst...

President Trump's continued support for the Saudi war in Yemen shows he is an imperialist who believes in "perpetual war" as a profitable business, says an analyst....

 2018-09-18 07:18 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Watch: Thousands at Western Wall on Yom Kippur eve...

Thousands of worshipers say 'selichot' at Western Wall complex ahead of Yom Kippur. Watch....

 2018-09-18 07:09 

Al Jazeera

Nigeria's undercover atheists: In their words...

In a country where religion is the rhythm of life, young atheists share their experiences of violence and ostracisation....

 2018-09-18 07:09 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Zarif: Iran Expecting Europe’s Practical Measures on JCPOA...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif urged the European parties to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) to adopt practical measures for saving the nuclear deal....

 2018-09-18 07:06 

Press TV

US backs down from UNSC meeting focused on Iran: Report...

The US administration is reportedly "disowning" a plan unveiled by UN Ambassador Haley for singling out Iran at a Security Council meeting for fear of clashes with its own allies over the 2015 nuclear deal....

 2018-09-18 07:05 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

'May everyone have a touch of Ari Fuld's love for Israel'...

Arutz Sheva speaks with Ari Abramowitz of The Land of Israel Network on the impact of Ari Fuld, murdered in Gush Etzion terror attack....

 2018-09-18 07:02 

Gulf Daily News

Two killed, five injured in Dubai accident...

A man and a woman were killed in a traffic accident in Dubai, Emarat Al Youm reported....

 2018-09-18 07:02 

Gulf Daily News

Russia says military jet with 14 servicemen aboard vanishes from radar off Syria...

Moscow: A Russian military jet carrying 14 servicemen vanished from radar over the Mediterranean Sea late Monday as Syria came under attack by Israeli missiles, the defence ministry said....

 2018-09-18 07:02 

Gulf Daily News

Qatar tribe accuses Doha of discrimination...
 2018-09-18 07:02 

Gulf Daily News

Kuwaiti husband strangles wife to death...

A 54-year-old Kuwaiti man killed his wife in the neighbourhood of Jaber Al Ahmed, according to Al Qabas....

 2018-09-18 07:02 

Gulf Daily News

Omani man jailed for six months, fined OMR10,000 for harassing woman...

An Omani has been jailed for six months for harassing a woman, Times of Oman reported....

 2018-09-18 07:01 

Al Jazeera

Exclusive: US police 'using Tiger Text app to conceal evidence'...

Long Beach police accused of using self-deleting messaging software to avoid disclosing incriminating evidence....

 2018-09-18 07:00 

The Peninsula Qatar

Hassad merges Australia farm portfolio with MIRA...

This decision is in line with Hassad's strategic review, and achieves its objective to broaden its agricultural investments across a significantly larger and more diversified Australian farming portfolio....

 2018-09-18 06:59 

Times of Israel

Jewish dramedy 'Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' triumphs at Emmys...

Amazon series about a bored 1950s housewife-turned-comedian nabs 5 awards, including outstanding comedy; 40 years after becoming the Fonz, Henry Winkler gets his first EmmyAmazon series about a bored 1950s housewife-turned-comedian nabs 5 awards, includin...

 2018-09-18 06:57 

Al Arabiya

Syrian rebels: Idlib deal 'ends' Assad's 'dream' of total control...
 2018-09-18 06:51 

Emirates 24|7

Dubai Ruler meets with young Arab media leaders...

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, affirmed that Arab youth are the cornerstone to building and advancing societies via their innovative potential and creative energies across various...

 2018-09-18 06:46 

Al Arabiya

Iraq's Hadi Al-Amiri withdraws candidacy for prime minister...
 2018-09-18 06:34 

JPost.com

Jerusalem Post closed for Yom Kippur...
 2018-09-18 06:31 

Haaretz Daily

The Jerusalem-born Jew who preferred fighting Franco to fighting for Zionism...

In the 1930s Meir Levy left the Holy Land to fight in the Spanish Civil War. His descendants are trying to bring his body back to Israel...

 2018-09-18 06:29 

Press TV

South Korea's president arrives in Pyongyang for summit...

South Korea's President Moon Jae-in arrives in North Korea's capital, Pyongyang, on a landmark visit to attend a three-day summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un....

 2018-09-18 06:27 

JPost.com

Can a divided nation learn to forgive?...

The imperative to learn from our mistakes and make amends isn't consistent with intolerance for and refusing to listen to opposing views....

 2018-09-18 06:22 

Haaretz Daily

A Yom Kippur reckoning at the Netanyahu residence...

An imaginary holiday interview...

 2018-09-18 06:18 

MehrNews.com

'Silence', 'Fermysk' to be shown at 3 intl. filmfests....

TEHRAN, Sep. 18 (MNA) Iranian documentary 'Silence' and short film 'Fermysk' directed by Maryam Pirband will go on screen at three international festivals in Germany, India, and the United States....

 2018-09-18 06:17 

i24 News

British PM takes aim at Corbyn controversies, says ‘no excuse’ for anti-Semitism...
 2018-09-18 06:16 

JPost.com

Syrian suspect in Chemnitz stabbing still in custody, prosecutor says...
 2018-09-18 06:16 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Israeli Strike Kills 2 More Palestinians near Gaza Border...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Gaza medics said on Tuesday two Palestinians were killed by an Israeli missile strike near the enclave's boundary with the occupied Palestinian territories....

 2018-09-18 06:15 

JPost.com

Putin: Israel did not shoot down Russian jet, situation needs more investigation...
 2018-09-18 06:14 

Al Arabiya

Collision between bus, fuel tanker kills 19 in Iran...

At least 19 people were killed when a bus and a fuel tanker collided in central Iran, state television reported on Tuesday.The collision, which...

 2018-09-18 06:07 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Bus Crash in Iran Kills 21...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - A passenger bus crashed in Iran's central province of Isfahan, killing 21 people and injuring more than 20 others....

 2018-09-18 06:07 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Bus Crash in Iran Kills 21 (+Video)...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - A passenger bus crashed in Iran's central province of Isfahan, killing 21 people and injuring more than 20 others....

 2018-09-18 06:07 

FARS News Agency

Muharram Mourning Processions in Iran...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Shiite Muslims mourn the martyrdom anniversary of the prophet of Islam's grandson. The tremor of the horrific calamity that struck the prophet's household was so extreme that still today when believers commemorate the tragedy, it put...

 2018-09-18 06:07 

Times of Israel

Thousands gather at Western Wall ahead of Yom Kippur...

Worshipers crowd holy site as country prepares for holiest day on the Jewish calendarWorshipers crowd holy site as country prepares for holiest day on the Jewish calendar...

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