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Syria facing 'unprecedented' hunger crisis amid coronavirus outbreak: UN

27 June, 2020

The United Nations has warned that Covid-19 and the deteriorating economic situation in Syria could prove to be a cocktail of disaster for the people.

Lebanese-American UAE adviser sentenced over child sex charges

27 June, 2020

Lebanese-American businessman George Nader, an unofficial liaison between top US and Middle Eastern officials, was sentenced to 10 years in prison in his latest child sex case.

The Iraq Report: Showdown between government and Iran-backed militias

26 June, 2020

Iraq's new prime minister has sent the elite CTS force to arrest members of Iran-backed Kataib Hezbollah, accused of targeting US soldiers. The Iraq Report unpacks the meaning and implications.

Iraqi forces raid Iran-backed militia base in Baghdad

26 June, 2020

Earlier this week US officials claimed the Kataib Hezbollah faction fired rockets at bases in Iraq.

Hamas calls West Bank annexation a 'declaration of war'

26 June, 2020

The United Nations has raised alarm bells in recent weeks over Netanyahu's intentions, warning they could do irrevocable damage to Israeli-Palestinian relations.

Jordan and Iraq form joint coronavirus strategy

25 June, 2020

Jordan has been applauded for its handling of the coronavirus crisis.

US army soldier in anti-IS force dies in Jordan

25 June, 2020

The US government said a 20-year-old US army soldier has died during a military operation in Jordan.

US doubles reward for IS leader to $10 million

24 June, 2020

The US had already offered $5 million for Amir Mohammed Abdul Rahman al-Mawli before he was identified as the successor to Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.

An Egyptian-Turkish war in Libya?

24 June, 2020

Comment: Recent geopolitical and on-the-ground developments have ignited concerns over the prospect of an Egyptian-Turkish military confrontation in Libya, writes Giorgio Cafiero.

Bolton's book and why Trump betrayed the Kurds

24 June, 2020

Comment: Bolton's book shines a light on President Trump's crass dismissal of Kurdish sacrifices, writes Paul Iddon.

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