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Saudi walks diplomatic high wire on Iran, Yemen

06 May, 2021

Secret talks between Saudi Arabia and Iran are aiming to end years of hostilities, and bring the brutal war in Yemen to a peaceful conclusion.

UN envoy says push for Yemen ceasefire is faltering

05 May, 2021

UN envoy Martin Griffiths has warned that efforts to achieve a ceasefire in Yemen’s bloody conflict are faltering amid continued fighting between the government and Houthi rebels in Marib province.

Saudi-Iran discussions occurred ‘more than once’ in Iraq

05 May, 2021

Recent discussions between Saudi Arabia and Iran were not the first instance of talks between the two countries in Iraq, Iraqi President Barham Salih has said.

Scores demand UN probe of 1988 Iran dissident killings

05 May, 2021

In an open letter, over 150 signatories have called for an investigation into the alleged extrajudicial executions of thousands of mostly young people in Iranian prisons in 1988.

IS 'blows up' Iraq oil wells, kills policeman: officials

05 May, 2021

Islamic State assailants reportedly killed a policeman and wounded two others before blowing two wells at Bay Hassan, a key oil field in the Iraq's Kirkuk province.

Iraq pushes vaccine rollout amid widespread apathy, distrust

05 May, 2021

It has taken a populist Shia cleric's public endorsement of vaccinations - and images of him getting the shot last week - to turn things around.

Rocket attack targets US in Iraq: army

04 May, 2021

The attacks come as Iraq's prime minister discusses a possible timeline for the withdrawal of US troops with diplomat Brett McGurk.

Iran nuclear talks in Vienna 'not collapsing': Russian ambassador

04 May, 2021

A Russian ambassador has pushed back against claims the talks in Vienna are collapsing, and instead said that good progress is being made.

Iraq health minister resigns over deadly hospital fire

04 May, 2021

While Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi had opted to suspend him in the wake of the fire, Hassan al-Tamimi stepped down of his own accord, a government statement said.

Rockets target Iraqi base hosting US contractors

03 May, 2021

Three rockets were fired Monday evening towards Iraq's Balad airbase north of Baghdad, a security source told AFP, but without causing US casualties or damage, the Pentagon said.

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