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.


Google deletes Press TV UK’s YouTube account

By Areeb Ullah Staff at Iranian-funded channel say their page was closed without warning or explanation, and comes as companies are under pressure to comply with US sanctions Google has deleted the...
President Donald Trump departs after a meeting at the United Nations, New York, Sept. 23, 2019. (photo Peter Foley/EPA)

US now openly admits its goal in Syria is to make it ‘difficult’ for...

The State Department’s special envoy for Syria has just admitted that the US aims to defend jihadist militants in Idlib against ‘Russian aggression,’ proving once again that the swamp...

Syrian Army moves heavy firepower to southern Idlib as military amasses

BEIRUT, LEBANON (10:30 A.M.) – The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) has continued to amass troops along the Jabal Al-Zawiya front-lines, as they move both military personnel and...

Turkish military attacks Syrian Army, YPG forces in northern Aleppo

The Turkish military launched an unprovoked attack on the positions of the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) and People’s Protection Units (YPG) in northern Aleppo last night. According to a field...

UAE calls on world to help Syria during coronavirus outbreak

BEIRUT, LEBANON (11:40 A.M.) – On Friday, the UAE’s Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash called on the country’s of the world to help Syria cope with...

Russia sends ship with military ambulances toward Syria after virus outbreak

A cargo ship operated by the Russian Navy transited Turkey’s Bosphorus strait en route to Syria on Tuesday loaded with ambulances, a Reuters reporter saw. Syria reported its first case...

Iraqi MP: US Embassy Turned Into Den Of Spies

By Drago Bosnić A senior Iraqi lawmaker blasted Washington for interference in Iraq’s internal affairs, saying that the United States embassy in Baghdad has turned into the den of spies...

Developing Al-Bukamal border crossing revives trade movement with Iraq

Damascus, SANA- The bodies concerned work on developing al-Bukamal border crossing, which was opened by the end of last September to facilitate the movement of the persons and goods...
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L) shakes hands with soldiers October 15, 2013 in the Israeli-occupied territory of Golan Heights. (Kobi Gideon/GPO)

Israel is becoming terrified of the U.S. empire’s decline

Mao said that “All reactionaries are paper tigers. In appearance, the reactionaries are terrifying, but in reality they are not so powerful.” We’re seeing this now in...
An Israeli flag flutters above the wreckage of an Israeli tank sitting on a hill in the Israeli-occupied sector of the Golan Heights (Photo by Jalaa Marey / AFP)

Israel’s strike on Syrian military facilities leaves two injured — SANA

Israeli military helicopters attacked several Syrian army facilities in the country’s south in response to the shelling of the Golan HeightsMOSCOW, July 25. /TASS/. At least two...

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Flynn case bombshell: FBI analysts bought insurance fearing they’d be sued for misconduct

FBI analysts working on the Michael Flynn Russia investigation originally planned to end the inquiry in fall 2016 and eventually bought liability insurance fearing they...

Bryan Walsh: How new tech raises the risk of nuclear war

75 years after Hiroshima and Nagasaki, some experts believe the risk of the use of a nuclear weapon is as high now as it...

US withdrawal from Iraq continues

US withdrawal from Iraq continues they offered 74 trucks to the Iraqi Border Guard Forces from Al-Asad Air Base and 40 containerized...

IRGC begins construction of first all-Iranian petroleum refinery

Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) begins constructing the first all-Iranian petroleum refinery in the southern Iranian port city of Bandar Abbas,...

Gas Without a Fight: Is Turkey Ready to Go to War for Resources in...

Active exploration of gas deposits in the Eastern Mediterranean has boosted the region’s importance for the local powers. Most European states depend...