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Pentagon official overseeing counter-IS effort forced out

02 December, 2020

Counterterrorism staffs, headed by appointees who President Trump placed in senior positions amid a major Pentagon shakeup, will absorb Mr Maier's responsibilities.

Iranian commander killed in airstrike on Syria-Iraq border

01 December, 2020

The IRGC commander was in the Syrian city of Albukamal when the strike took place.

Iraqi Yazidi Nobel laureate says pandemic raising violence, trafficking

01 December, 2020

Activist Nadia Murad said domestic tensions have intensified in confined living spaces during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Thousands protest in Iraq as death toll rises

01 December, 2020

At least eight people have died in recent clashes between anti-government protesters and supporters of Moqtada Sadr.

Fakhrizadeh's assassination throws Biden's Iran policy into the spotlight

01 December, 2020

Comment: Biden has his work cut out, but he must stand up to the warmongers and formulate a peace policy for Iran and the region, writes Arash Azizi.

Rocket attack causes fire at oil refinery in Iraq

30 November, 2020

The fire hit a fuel storage tank at the small Siniya refinery in Salahuddin province. There were no reports of casualties, the ministry statement said.

Ten years on, Tunisia is Arab Spring's only success

30 November, 2020

Only Tunisia has made the transition during the Arab Spring, with the other popular uprisings ending in repression, war or chaos.

The soundtrack of the Arab uprisings in 10 songs

30 November, 2020

Few of the pro-democracy protesters who took the Middle East by storm in 2011 had a flag to raise or leader to follow. But all had a song to sing.

Instagram 'censors' Iranian support for assassinated nuclear scientist

29 November, 2020

Iranian social media users say the social media network has removed posts supporting Mohsen Fakhrizadeh.

Strike Haifa if Israel killed scientist, Iran newspaper urges

29 November, 2020

Iranian analyst Sadollah Zarei said striking Haifa and killing a large number of people would "definitely lead to deterrence".

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