The region known as the Middle East has been conquered and reconquered by every super power in the West. This has created a region rich in a culture of resistance and thousands of ethnic groups looking for their piece of land. This has created a complicated region and Jpost's Middle East News simplifies it.
The campaign said that Saeid Tamjidi, Mohammad Rajabi and Amirhossein Maradi were arrested in 2019 and tortured into confessing while in custody.
Trump administration still looking to approve sovereignty moves this month, despite COVID-related delays.
Starved for acceptance, any crumb thrown in Israel’s direction from one of the Gulf States is transformed in Israel – and also by many Jews abroad – into a full-course meal.
Egypt subsidizes items such as bread, rice and sugar for more than 60 million people and has added masks to its list of essential goods, with a limit of 2 per family.
Court spokesman Mohsen Dali said the sentence was on charges of inciting hate between religions and races.
"With this backward action, Turkey is opting to sever links with western world and its values," Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said.
Last year, Palestinians reopened the building’s prayer hall to Muslim worshipers for the first time in 16 years, triggering a standoff with the Israeli security forces that ended in its re-closure.
The House of Representatives based in the eastern port of Tobruk said Egyptian backing was needed to stave off what it described as a Turkish invasion and occupation.
Russia has been conducting joint patrols with Turkey along the M4 highway in Syria after a ceasefire earlier this year.
He retired from the ministry four years ago. judiciary spokesman Gholamhossein Esmaili said Reza Asgari was executed last week.
The report has yet to be confirmed by any official source, leaving questions about the report’s validity.
There are currently eight active missions exploring Mars; some orbit the planet and some land on its surface. China and the United States will send another two this year.
Iranian media has focused closely on this use of missiles and drones at the same time in an attack. In the past, Tehran has used drones to monitor its use of ballistic missiles.
The comments are the latest in a series of threats made against Israel and the Saudi-led military coalition.
Faced with mounting US sanctions, Hezbollah leader in troubled waters, experts say
The cause of the incident is under investigation.
ALMA says never-before-published sites are deep in heart of residential areas in Beirut, next to hospitals, restaurants, schools.
The assassination came amid unconfirmed reports that Hamas has arrested a number of its members on suspicion of collaboration with Israel.
The American “maximum pressure” campaign has clearly had a major impact on Iran, but a massive influx of Chinese investments will go a long way towards undoing it.
“After summarizing, a full report will be presented in this regard and then, we will take the necessary actions in accordance with the findings that will be made after the investigation."
The site was inscribed onto UNESCO’s World Heritage List in 1985 under Historic Areas of Istanbul, along with other points of significance in the city.
Once led by Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, who the US viewed as a terrorist for more than a decade, the group is made up of hard core pro-Iranian cadres and has an arsenal of weapons.
Looking ahead, King Abdullah said his country would "come out stronger compared to other countries in the region."
Fars News in Iran, which receives information from the Houthi movement in Yemen, also reported the rocket firing.
The Middle East was relatively late to be affected by the pandemic, having seeing its figures rise after Europe and Asia.
“The US sent a message to Iran via the Swiss ambassador to demand that Iran not give a response, but it was rejected immediately.”
There have been several explosions around Iranian military, nuclear and industrial facilities since late June.
The CAO report, which was published on late Saturday, said the missile battery that targeted the passenger plane had been relocated and "was not properly reoriented".
“My thoughts go to Istanbul. I think of Santa Sophia. and I am very pained,” Pope Francis said during his weekly blessing Sunday in St. Peter’s Square.
His last two sermons have been seen to mark a shift to a more openly critical stance against the policies of both Hezbollah and its ally President Michel Aoun.
Kahlout, 36, was arrested on Friday evening for “encouraging” a resident to harm himself, Ayman al-Batnihi, spokesman for the Hamas police in the Gaza Strip, said.
Hassan said 800 workers from the company in question needed to be tested, along with another 1,000 workers from two other companies with whom they were connected.
The naval exercise was dubbed Hasam-20 and was carried out in an area not far from the Libyan border, according to several accounts.
Aid is used as a weapon by Damascus and Ankara in Syria.
The attack underpins the uncertainty in Iraq and increasing pressure on the US to leave the country.
Sources in the Iraqi Ministry of Interior told Al-Araby that, while it's still to early to discuss who may have been behind the attack, it seems to have been one of the militias.
Princess Raiyah, the half-sister of King Abdullah II of Jordan, is the daughter of the late King Hussein and Queen Noor of Jordan.
The Al-Qassam Brigades added that their engineers are "still fighting these attacks" and were able to control most of them and are working to repair the damage already caused.
Iran was suffering from US sanctions and economic challenges.
Iran has suffered setbacks to its missile and nuclear program due to recent mysterious explosions and the Iranian regime has been reticent to blame Israel directly or to respond.
The explosion took place in northern Tehran in the basement of an old two-story house containing about 30 gas cylinders.
An advisor to Iran’s Coronavirus Task Force warned that if appropriate measures were not taken, between 50,000 and 60,000 people could die from the pandemic.
The resurrection of Hagia Sophia heralds the Liberation of the Al-Aqsa mosque, the Turkish Presidency website says.
"We will not surrender under any circumstances ... We have to increase our capacity so that when necessary with full strength we can enter the market and revive our market share," said Zanganeh.
"Judiciary determined that Hezbollah was the perpetrator of the attacks on the AMIA and the Israeli embassy."
Brig.-Gen. Shlomi Binder, who commands Division 91, said that ‘Hezbollah’s terrorist army’ was active on the border and attempting to destabilize the region
The United Nations says millions of Syrian civilians in the country's northwest depend on the humanitarian aid delivered from Turkey, describing it as a "lifeline."
The employee had access to general information relating to a programme that allows each legislator to bring 50 people from their constituency for a parliamentary visit each year.
104 people were executed for premeditated murder, including two who were minors at the time of their arrest.
Hagia Sophia is nearly 1,500 years old and served as one of the most exalted seats of Christian and then Muslim worship in the world.
What the world is witnessing right now is someone hitting Iranian nuclear and conventional weapons and IRGC facilities practically at will.
Iran has acknowledged that at least the explosion at Natanz was likely an attack.
Disagreements over Red Sea islands and fishing rights once thought to have been settled with Eritrea flare anew
Al-Arabiya reported that the explosions occurred in missile depots belonging to the IRGC southwest of Tehran.
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Jordan has warned that annexation could harm and possibly annul its 1994 peace treaty with Israel.
Ex-cyber officials tell the ‘Post’ that Iran may change some of its aggressive policies until it has a chance to lick its wounds.
Hashemi, an analyst who had advised the government on defeating Sunni Muslim Islamic State militants and curbing the influence of the pro-Iran Shi'ite militias, was gunned down.
Most of the confirmed coronavirus cases – 151 – were discovered in the Hebron area, which has been hit hard by the disease in the past two weeks.
Hamas: Israel trying to foil unity with Fatah
The coalition has previously accused the Houthi movement of trying to attack vessels off the coast of Yemen with unmanned boats laden with explosives.
Hezbollah's Nasrallah said on Tuesday a "calm discussion" was underway with the government over the idea.
The United States has reimposed sanctions to throttle Iran's oil trade and pressure Tehran to renegotiate the deal, give up its ballistic missiles, and cease its involvement in regional wars.
Iran’s new air defense help could also have ramifications for Turkey’s military presence.
The main point of contention in the report is that Al Jazeera has refused to disclose its relationship with the Qatari royal family - which is against US law.
At the heart of the issue is the fact that a third of Syria is not controlled by Damascus and needs humanitarian aid.
New images from Natanz posted online on July 8 illustrated the extensive damage to the facility caused by a mysterious July 2 explosion.
Security expert David Albright told the ‘Post’ that some of the damage is likely irreparable.
A weekly selection of opinions and analyses from the Arab media around the world.
"Iran is not abiding by the UN arms embargo that is due to expire in less than four months now," he said.
Haftar is supported by the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Russia, while the government is backed by Turkey.
Lebanon is in throes of an acute financial crisis seen as the biggest threat to its stability since the 1975-90 civil war.
When it comes to Turkey, Greece’s “reflexes are a bit like [Israel's] with Iran,” Sarris said.
The two officials discussed the situation in Syria and the need for "foreign forces who entered the country illegally" to withdraw.
Fayez Sweiti is a resident of Hebron who describes himself as “a Palestinian activist against financial, administrative and political corruption in Palestinian institutions.”
Saudi Arabia's coronavirus infection count passed 200,000 on Monday, as the number of new cases continues to climb following the lifting of the curfew last month.
“There is no news of the transfer of Iranian islands, nor the presence of the military or other illusions,” former president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad called these rumors an old “trick.”
The US, a world superpower, has not gone to bat for its partners in eastern Syria on the aid issue.
Hamas stated that the terrorist's death "crossed red lines."
Gunmen assassinate renowned Iraqi analyst, adviser Hisham al-Hashemi outside his Baghdad home.
The remaining 13 council members voted in favor of the resolution drafted by Germany and Belgium.
The Palestinians “welcome the adoption of two resolutions by the Executive Committee of UNESCO on the need to preserve educational and cultural institutions in Palestine,” Hanan Ashrawi said.
Gaza health authorities recently allowed sports clubs, gyms, mosques, restaurants and event halls to resume operations.
The collapse of the currency, which wiped out nearly 80% of its value, has pushed many families into poverty and the heavily indebted state offers little help.
The region is home to a mix of Islamist militant and opposition groups, many of which fled other parts of Syria as President Bashar al-Assad.
The closing of ranks between Egypt and Jordan, the two countries that share borders and peace with Israel, is important.
Gulf media highlights growing opposition in region to annexation.
Agnes Callamard has critiqued the US for violating the UN charter and called for accountability for targeted killings by armed drones.
Iran’s regime, led by the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, believes in two types of actions. It believes first in perceived tit-for-tat responses and also in asymmetric attacks.
A large explosion was reportedly heard in areas south of Tehran and in the Kahrizak area.
If the annexation goes through, Israeli civil law will be applied to the area currently controlled by the IDF's Civil Administration.
The United States has failed to provide sufficient evidence of an ongoing or imminent attack against its interests to justify the strike, the expert ruled.
In Iraq, media and commentators are still vulnerable to the language of the bullet rather than the language of debate.
There was no immediate claim of responsibility for Hashemi's killing.