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 2018-06-18 08:22 

MehrNews.com

Iran manufactures first domestic rail tracks...

TEHRAN, Jun. 18 (MNA) The director general of Esfahan Steel Company (ESCO) said Mon. that the first domestically-constructed rail tracks have been handed over to Iran's Railways, saying the rails are on par with the latest global standards....

 2018-06-18 08:21 

Al Arabiya

UAE's Gargash says total control of Yemen's Hodeidah a 'matter of time'...
 2018-06-18 08:21 

Saudi Press Agency

EU and Australia to begin free trade negotiations...
 2018-06-18 08:21 

Saudi Press Agency

One dead after minibus mows down festivalgoers in Netherlands...
 2018-06-18 08:11 

Al Jazeera

Libya: Haftar forces launch push against militia in oil crescent...

Haftar's forces in bid to regain control of Ras Lanuf and Al-Sidra oil terminals in Libya's northeastern oil crescent....

 2018-06-18 08:11 

JPost.com

Alarms to go off in Western Galilee on Tuesday as part of military drill...
 2018-06-18 08:10 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Iran Volleyball Coach Deplores FBI Mistreatment of Players at Airport...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Iran's national volleyball team coach Igor Kolakovic slammed US security forces for mistreating the team's players upon their arrival at a US airport, saying that officers from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) asked the Ir...

 2018-06-18 08:05 

Al Arabiya

Houthis detain French sailor in Yemen's Hodeidah Port...

The Houthi militias have been detaining a French sailor for two weeks after his boat had to dock at the Hodeidah Port, west of Yemen, due to a...

 2018-06-18 08:03 

Press TV

Iran vows to veto output hike when OPEC meets...

Iran says it will veto an anticipated proposal by Saudi Arabia and Russia to increase global production of oil when major producers meet in Vienna on Wednesday....

 2018-06-18 08:03 

Press TV

Rebels can take down UK government over Brexit: MP...

Rebellious Tories can cause Theresa May's government to fall over their different views on parliament's role in Brexit talks....

 2018-06-18 08:02 

Haaretz Daily

Melania Trump, in rare statement, says she 'hates' to see families separated at border...

In a guest column for the Washington Post, Laura Bush compares the separation of the children to the internment camps for Japanese-Americans in World War II...

 2018-06-18 08:00 

Bahrain News Agency

Magnitude 5.8 quake hits Guatemala City...
 2018-06-18 07:59 

MehrNews.com

Iran to veto Saudi-proposed supply boost at OPEC...

TEHRAN, Jun. 18 (MNA) Iran's representative to OPEC said Sun. that the three bloc members, including Iran, Venezuela and Iraq, will veto Saudi Arabia's proposal to increase oil production in Vienna this week....

 2018-06-18 07:58 

JPost.com

400K lawsuit involves Israeli musician, fake emails, crazy ex-girlfriend...

Eric Abramovitz awarded hefty sum by court after he was robbed of opportunity to study with Yehuda Gilad...

 2018-06-18 07:58 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Hotovely gives birth to third daughter...

'We thank God for our growing family,' says Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely after giving birth to third daughter....

 2018-06-18 07:56 

Al Jazeera

US: DHS denies separating families seeking asylum...

Head of the Department of Homeland Security, Kirstjen Nielsen, has denied on Sunday multiple published reports that federal authorities have been separating immigrant children from their parents seeking asylum when apprehended at the border....

 2018-06-18 07:56 

Saudi Press Agency

Asian markets down...
 2018-06-18 07:56 

Saudi Press Agency

Strong quake near Osaka, Japan, kills 3...
 2018-06-18 07:52 

JPost.com

Bus drivers block roads in protest over violence, working conditions...

Bus drivers blocked the intersection of the government compound in Tel Aviv holding signs reading "Enough violence," and "Drivers' blood is not worthless," as well as calling for a salary increase....

 2018-06-18 07:52 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

French Officers Captured in Waters near Hudaydah: Ansarullah...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) A foreign boat recently captured by Yemeni troops in waters near Hudaydah was carrying French officers and soldiers dispatched by Paris to help Saudi-backed militants and UAE forces in their aggression against the western port city, the Ho...

 2018-06-18 07:50 

Al Arabiya

UN envoy to update Security Council on Yemen plan during closed session...

The UN Security Council will hold a closed session on Monday to discuss developments in Yemen. Martin Griffiths, the United Nations special envoy to...

 2018-06-18 07:42 

JPost.com

Russia's Lavrov, U.S.'s Pompeo discuss Syria, Koreas by phone...
 2018-06-18 07:39 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Man Hanged for Killing Cops in Tehran Mob Attack...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) A rioter who had driven a bus into a group of police officers during a February mob attack in north Tehran was hanged at a correctional facility on Monday....

 2018-06-18 07:37 

Times of Israel

38 pro-regime foreign fighters said killed in Syria airstrike...

US-led coalition denies regime accusation it was behind attack in Deir Ezzor, reportedly one of the deadliest on Assad-allied troopsUS-led coalition denies regime accusation it was behind attack in Deir Ezzor, reportedly one of the deadliest on Assad-alli...

 2018-06-18 07:36 

Press TV

Van kills one, injures three in hit-and-run attack near Dutch concert...

One person is killed and three others seriously injured after a van slammed into pedestrians near a concert event in the southern Netherlands and fled the scene....

 2018-06-18 07:33 

Times of Israel

Minister blasts Prince William for listing Old City as Palestinian in itinerary...

Ze'ev Elkin says Jerusalem has been Israel's capital for 3,000 years, calls on those arranging royal visit to change the official documentZe'ev Elkin says Jerusalem has been Israel's capital for 3,000 years, calls on those arranging royal ...

 2018-06-18 07:33 

Ynetnews

Syrian Observatory: Strikes in east Syria killed 38 pro-regime fighters...

At least 38 pro-regime fighters have been killed in strikes on Syrian army positions in eastern Syria, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Monday....

 2018-06-18 07:31 

Saudi Press Agency

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 2018-06-18 07:29 

MehrNews.com

Iranian, German universities ink MOU...

TEHRAN, Jun. 18 (MNA) Iran's University of Applied Science and Technology Branch of Bushehr and German's Fachhochschule des Mittelstands (FHM) signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on increasing academic ties....

 2018-06-18 07:27 

Press TV

Iran savors World Cup win, prepares for upcoming matches...

Iran's victory over Morocco has given the country real hope of reaching the knockout rounds of a World Cup for the first time....

 2018-06-18 07:22 

JPost.com

Iran's Rouhani: Military approach will fail in Yemen...
 2018-06-18 07:21 

i24 News

One dead, 3 injured as van hits pedestrians near Dutch music festival...
 2018-06-18 07:18 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Saudi-Led Invaders Evacuating Casualties from Yemen’s West Coast: Source...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) The Saudi-led mercenaries that have launched attacks on Yemen's western coasts in order to seize the port city of Hudaydah are evacuating their casualties by sea after suffering heavy losses, a Yemeni military source said....

 2018-06-18 07:15 

Haaretz Daily

Trump aide Miller: Separating children from families at border was a 'simple decision'...

'It was a simple decision by the administration to have a zero tolerance policy for illegal entry, period. The message is that no one is exempt from immigration law'...

 2018-06-18 07:14 

Al Arabiya

Strike on east Syria killed 38 pro-regime fighters...

At least 38 foreign fighters allied to Syriarsquo;s regime were killed in an overnight bombing raid near the countryrsquo;s eastern border with Iraq...

 2018-06-18 07:10 

JPost.com

FIFA opens homophobia case after alleged Mexican chants...
 2018-06-18 07:10 

Al Arabiya

Police search for van in deadly attack at Bruno Mars Amsterdam concert...

A bus struck four people at a Dutch concert in the early hours of Monday morning, killing one and injuring three, hours after Ramp;B artist Bruno...

 2018-06-18 07:09 

JPost.com

IDF combatants receive newly-designed ranks, badges...

Vanguard soldier uniforms are getting an upgrade...

 2018-06-18 07:01 

MehrNews.com

Tehran Symphony Orchestra on stage in Russia...

TEHRAN, Jun. 18 (MNA) The Tehran Symphony Orchestra has already put on two performances in Russia and their last one will be staged on Tuesday night, in line with an agreement signed between Iran's Roudaki Foundation and Moscow Conservatory....

 2018-06-18 07:01 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

'My granddaughter saw balloon bombs, I shouted at her to run'...

Man whose house was hit by incendiary balloons recalls terrifying discovery. 'My granddaughter ran towards them, I screamed at her to stop.'...

 2018-06-18 07:00 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Israeli Aircraft Strike Targets in Gaza Strip...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Israeli jets struck nine targets in the northern Gaza Strip early on Monday, a report said....

 2018-06-18 07:00 

SANA

Zibin town in Sweida...charming architectural fabric...

Sweida, SANA- Zibin town, the southern gate of Sweida province, is famous for its ancient architecture which mixes with modern buildings in a wonderful architectural fabric. Inscriptions in the Greek language have been uncovered in the town, in addition t...

 2018-06-18 06:56 

i24 News

UN chief pens report said to admonish Israel, Liberman over Gaza bloodshed...
 2018-06-18 06:56 

Al Jazeera

Japan: Three dead as 6.1 magnitude earthquake hits Osaka...

More than 200 injured by earthquake that struck during morning rush-hour in Osaka Prefecture, officials say....

 2018-06-18 06:55 

JPost.com

Trump blasts migration in Europe as causing 'culture' change...
 2018-06-18 06:54 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Haredi lawmakers divided over draft law...

Ashkenazic-haredi UTJ party divided on whether to accept Defense Ministry's draft bill, quit coalition, or insist on changes....

 2018-06-18 06:53 

Ynetnews

Syria state media says US bombs Syrian positions; US denies report...

BEIRUT - Syrian state media, citing a military source, reported on Monday that US-led coalition aircraft had bombed "one of our military positions" in eastern Syria, leading to deaths and injuries, but the US military denied carrying out strikes i...

 2018-06-18 06:52 

Haaretz Daily

Egyptian fuel prices spike as austerity measures come into effect...

As part of economic reforms and austerity measures, Egypt's Sissi has increased the price of gas, fuel and travel fares...

 2018-06-18 06:52 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Iran Beaten by US in VNL...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Iran's national volleyball team lost its match against the United States in the fourth week of the FIVB Volleyball Men's Nations League (VNL)....

 2018-06-18 06:48 

MehrNews.com

Iranian MPs to meet with Leader on Wed....

TEHRAN, Jun. 18 (MNA) Iranian lawmakers will meet with Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Khamenei on June 20, a parliament member told MNA on Monday....

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