Middle East

The Middle East is the world’s crossroads. It encompasses the Arabian Peninsula, the mountains of Iran, the plains of Turkey and the deserts of the Levant.

Al-Mayadeen: Skirmishes reported between Russian and US troops in northeastern Syria

The Lebanon-based Al-Mayadeen TV reported on Saturday that skirmishes took place between the Russian and U.S. forces in northeastern Syria. According to Al-Mayadeen TV, the skirmishes took place in near...

Top Iranian, Iraqi Commanders Discuss Regional Security, War on Terror

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Senior military commanders from Iran and Iraq weighed plans for cooperation between the two Muslim neighbors in ensuring regional security and in the fight against terrorism.Defense...

OPEC+ debates biggest ever cut as virus destroys oil demand

OPEC and allies are working on a deal for an unprecedented production cut equivalent to around 10% of global supply, an OPEC source said after U.S. President Donald Trump...

No Operational Limitation to Iran’s Nuclear Program: Spokesman

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesperson highlighted the country’s steady progress in the nuclear industry after reduction of its JCPOA commitments, saying Tehran does not face any operational...

Iran’s Army Receives New Homegrown Drones

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s Army on Saturday took delivery of a large number of combat and reconnaissance drones manufactured by domestic defense industries.   Speaking at a ceremony on the delivery...
Iranian supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei speaks to air force staff in Tehran on February 8, 2019. (handout via EPA)

The newest US anti-Iran sanctions: null effect in political-economic terms, but revealing hidden messages

With the Trump's withdrawal from the nuclear deal in May 2018, everything Khamenei said proved to be correct. Zarif and other "moderates" must have experienced a bitter awakening.

Iran holds military drill in southwest of the country

The Iranian military held a military drill near the Iraqi border on Thursday. The elite Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) conducted the war games exercise in the southwest Khuzestan province,...

Lloyd Austin: U.S. will do what’s necessary to defend itself after attack in Iraq

 The United States will do what it sees as necessary to defend its interests after a rocket attack last week against Iraq’s Ain al-Sada airbase, which hosts American, coalition...

Turkey’s path to independence

The events in the Middle East have made a large number of interstate relations of the former “allies” very complicated due to the large-scale operation “Arab Spring”. After the...

Syrian Army will head to eastern Euphrates after Idlib to expel US forces: Iran

BEIRUT, LEBANON (2:25 P.M.) – The adviser of the Iranian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ali Akbar Velayati, declared that “the battles that take place in Syria are important, stressing...

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The Hell of Volnovakha

The battle for this strategically important place was fought for two weeks. With the fall of Volnovakha and the northbound frontline push, a railway...