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 2017-10-21 19:41 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Iran's 1st vice president, Turkish president meet in Istanbul... +

Iranian First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri visiting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Istanbul on Oct 20, 201...

 2017-10-21 19:40 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Joint press conference of Iran's 1st vice-president, Turkish PM... +

Iranian First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri and Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildrim attending a joint press conference in Istanbul on Oct 19, 2017....

 2017-10-21 19:38 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

First Vice President in Turkey... +

First Vice President Eshaq Jahangiri arrives in Turkey on Oct 18, 2017, to hold talks with Turkish officials, attend D-8 Summit in Istanbul....

 2017-10-21 19:33 

Kuwait News Agency

Min. Al-Roudhan lauds YSC's approval of amendments to sports law... +
 2017-10-21 19:33 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Poland's proposed restitution excludes most Holocaust survivors... +

World Jewish Restitution Organization expresses 'profound disappointment' at proposed legislation excluding majority of Holocaust survivors....

 2017-10-21 19:32 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Poland's proposed restitution excludes most Holocaust survivors... +
 2017-10-21 19:31 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Tehran Derby; One of The Most Iconic Rivalries in Asian Football... +

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Ahead of the 85th Tehran derby between Islamic Republic of Iran giants Esteghlal and Persepolis, the-AFC.com takes a look at the history of one of the fiercest and most iconic rivalries in Asian football....

 2017-10-21 19:26 

Al Jazeera

Meet the activists fighting for Catalan 'independence'... +

Hundreds of thousands amass in Barcelona after Spanish government announces plan to sack Catalonia's separatist leaders....

 2017-10-21 19:22 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Syrian army takes town from Daesh in Homs : state media... +

The Syrian army and allied forces recaptured a town from Daesh (ISIS) on Saturday in central Homs province, where the extremists have lost vast territory in recent months, state media said....

 2017-10-21 19:13 

Press TV

US, Israel seek to hinder terror fight: Iranian official... +

A senior Iranian official warns that the United States and the Israeli regime intend to restrict the campaign against terrorism in the Middle East....

 2017-10-21 19:10 

Press TV

Catalan parliament resists Madrid pressure, vows to defend sovereignty... +

The Catalan parliament vows to defend the sovereignty of the region against Madrid's pressure....

 2017-10-21 19:08 

Kuwait News Agency

Trump says defeat of IS in Raqqah represents "critical breakthough"... +
 2017-10-21 19:07 

Kuwait News Agency

OPEC, non-OPEC committed by 120 pct to production cuts - JMMC... +
 2017-10-21 19:04 

Times of Israel

Trump to allow release of Kennedy assassination files... +

US president says he won't block scheduled release of thousands of never publicly seen government documents related to JFKUS president says he won't block scheduled release of thousands of never publicly seen government documents related to JFK...

 2017-10-21 18:59 

Ynetnews

Populist billionaire's party wins big in Czech Republic... +

The centrist ANO movement led by populist billionaire Andrej Babis decisively won the Czech Republic's parliamentary election Saturday in a vote that shifted the country to the right and paved the way for the euroskeptic to lead the country.With votes...

 2017-10-21 18:58 

Al Arabiya

Yemen PM: Iranian ship seized near the coast of Socotra... +

The Yemeni government announced on Saturday that it had seized an Iranian ship carrying 19 sailors off the coast of the Socotra archipelago, east of...

 2017-10-21 18:58 

The Peninsula Qatar

No life-threatening injuries reported in Munich attack - police... +

None of the victims of a knife attack in the German city of Munich on Saturday sustained life-threatening injuries, police said on Twitter....

 2017-10-21 18:56 

MehrNews.com

Expediency council meeting chaired by Ayat. Shahroudi... +

TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) The Saturday meeting of the expediency council was held under the chairmanship of Ayatollah Hashemi Shahroudi with members like Mohsen Rezaei, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf, and Ebrahim Raiesi....

 2017-10-21 18:56 

Ynetnews

Trump celebrates IS defeat in Raqqa... +

US President Donald Trump says the end of the Islamic State "is in sight" after the militant group was driven out of Raqqa, its self-declared capital in Syria.Trump says in a statement that the recapture of Raqqa by the Syrian Democratic Forces is...

 2017-10-21 18:55 

Ynetnews

March in Barcelona rejects takeover by Spain... +

Catalan regional authorities are joining hundreds of thousands protesting in Barcelona in a massive show of support for independence. They are also calling for the release of two prominent activists who have been jailed while awaiting possible sedition ch...

 2017-10-21 18:55 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Promoting art and culture from the periphery... +
 2017-10-21 18:55 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Promoting art and culture from the periphery... +

ILTV speaks with Hadas Goldman, Co-Founder of Tarbut Movement, which focuses on art and culture from all over Israel....

 2017-10-21 18:54 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Iran U-17 Aims to Add Chapter to History Books... +

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iran is aiming to add another chapter to the history books when it takes on reigning European champion Spain in the quarter-final of the FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 India on Sunday....

 2017-10-21 18:54 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

'Government has unprecedented opportunity for prisoner swap'... +

Parents of kidnapped, murdered soldier Hadar Goldin say government must pressure Hamas, utilize opportunity for prisoner swap....

 2017-10-21 18:53 

Gulf Times

Trump says he'll allow release of Kennedy assassination files... +

US President Donald Trump said Saturday he will allow long blocked secret files on the assassination of John F Kennedy to be opened to the public for the first time....

 2017-10-21 18:53 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

'Government has unprecedented opportunity for prisoner swap'... +
 2017-10-21 18:53 

Press TV

Iran deputy FM warns US on violation of JCPOA... +

There's been a panel discussion on the 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and P 5+1 group of countries at a non-proliferation conference in the Russian capital Moscow....

 2017-10-21 18:52 

Alalam News Network

Egyptian officials say 55 police killed in Cairo shootout... +

Egyptian security officials say at least 55 policemen, including 20 officers and 34 conscripts, have been killed in a shootout during a raid on a militant hideout near Cairo....

 2017-10-21 18:50 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Charges, insults fly after Trump aide assails congresswoman... +

The White House is defending chief of staff John Kelly after he mischaracterized the remarks of a Democratic congresswoman and called her an "empty barrel" making noise....

 2017-10-21 18:45 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

JCPOA Not Renegotiable: Iran's Deputy FM Reiterates... +

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Legal and International Affairs Abbas Araqchi stressed that the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers, also known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), is by no means renegotiab...

 2017-10-21 18:44 

Times of Israel

Huge crowds protest as Spain moves to sack Catalan government... +

Hundreds of thousands flood Barcelona streets in a massive show of support for regional independenceHundreds of thousands flood Barcelona streets in a massive show of support for regional independence...

 2017-10-21 18:43 

Bahrain News Agency

HRH Premier arrives in Thailand... +
 2017-10-21 18:43 

Bahrain News Agency

Fine, humid weather on Sunday... +
 2017-10-21 18:42 

Press TV

What was Saudi Crown Prince secret mission in Israel?... +

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's secret visit to Israel is confirmed....

 2017-10-21 18:34 

Haaretz Daily

Kellys toxicity corrodes confidence in Trumps generals as Guardians of the Galaxy... +
 2017-10-21 18:33 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Trump won't block release of JFK assassination files... +

US President Trump says 'subject to receipt of further information,' he won't block the release of classified JFK document....

 2017-10-21 18:32 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Trump won't block release of JFK assassination files... +
 2017-10-21 18:31 

i24 News

'Czech Trump' clinches election victory, anti-EU parties boosted... +

Despite economic success, analysts say many Czechs are heavily in debt or working long hours for low wages...

 2017-10-21 18:29 

Gulf Times

Gunmen kill 13 Niger gendarmes in attack near Mali border... +

Gunmen on pick-up trucks and motorcycles coming from Mali killed 13 gendarmes and wounded five more in an attack on their base in western Niger, security sources said on Saturday....

 2017-10-21 18:28 

Al Arabiya

Iraqi PM Haider al-Abadi arrives in Saudi Arabia's capital... +

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has arrived in Saudi Arabia as part of the first meeting of a Saudi-Iraqi coordination council.At King Khalid...

 2017-10-21 18:27 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Israel says it will intensify response to Syrian fire... +

Five projectiles from Syria set off air raid sirens in Israeli towns on Saturday, prompting the Israeli military to say it would step up its response to stray fire from the civil war that has repeatedly spilled over the border....

 2017-10-21 18:25 

Press TV

Saudi use of banned weapons draws angry reactions in Yemen... +

Saudi Arabia's war on Yemen continues to claim civilian lives on a daily basis....

 2017-10-21 18:23 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Army wins back key town in central Syria... +

Damascus, Oct 21, IRNA The Syrian armed forces recaptured Al-Quaryatayn town in central Syria from takfiri terrorist group Daesh, Syrian news agency SANA reported....

 2017-10-21 18:13 

Times of Israel

'Czech Trump' clinches election victory, far-right boosted... +

Andrej Babis's anti-corruption, anti-euro party garners 30% of vote, and a faction endorsed by France's Marine Le Pen doubles its seatsAndrej Babis's anti-corruption, anti-euro party garners 30% of vote, and a faction endorsed by France's ...

 2017-10-21 18:08 

Press TV

UN-brokered talks between Libyan rival factions fail... +

UN-brokered negotiations between Libya's rival factions have failed, a report says....

 2017-10-21 18:06 

Times of Israel

Meretz chief promises to quit politics if she fails to open party ranks... +

'I love the Knesset and the political arena is important to me, but the Israeli left and Meretz are even more important,' says Zehava Galon'I love the Knesset and the political arena is important to me, but the Israeli left and Meretz are even...

 2017-10-21 18:05 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Kabul blast kills 15 military students, injures 4... +

Kabul, Oct 21, IRNA The suicide attack which happened in the 5th district of Kabul resulted in death of 15 military students and injured four others, an Afghan defense official said....

 2017-10-21 18:00 

Al Jazeera

Morocco recalls envoy over Algeria FM's drug accusation... +

Morocco's foreign ministry calls Abdelkader Messahel's remarks 'verious serious' and 'false'....

 2017-10-21 17:57 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Storm Brian clobbers Ireland and British coastal towns, buildings damaged... +

Storm Brian battered towns in Ireland and along the western coast of England and Wales on Saturday, with gusts and high seas causing heavy damage to buildings....

 2017-10-21 17:55 

i24 News

Netanyahu appoints new negotiator for Israelis captive in Gaza... +

The Shaul family had threatened to petition the High Court if a replacement for Lotan was not found quickly...

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