Turkey, Iran Join Forces Against Kurdish Rebels

ISTANBUL, Turkey is heralding as groundbreaking a joint military operation with Iran against Kurdish rebel groups. Turkish-Iranian relations have markedly improved, to the concern of Turkey's Western allies. Coordinated and concurrent military strikes ...

Israeli Army Warns of New Hezbollah Threat

JERUSALEM, A Hezbollah commander who allegedly headed a 2007 raid on an American base in Iraq, which ended with the slaying of kidnapped American soldiers, is now building a secret force that could attack Israel from Syria, according to an

Barzani stresses the need to implement Article /140 / in a peaceful manner

Baghdad Head of the Kurdistan Democratic Party MassoudBarzani stressed the need to implement Article 140 of the Iraqi constitution in a peaceful manner and through understanding.He said in a press statement that if the implementation of the provisions ...

Pompeo, Netanyahu Vow to Roll Back Iranian Aggression

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu are vowing to counter what they call Iran's aggression in the Middle East."We need to increase it, we need to expand it, and together the United States and

UNIFIL marks the 41st anniversary of its establishment

The United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) indicated on Wednesday that it had marked the 41st anniversary of its establishment with a ceremony at its Headquarters in Naqoura.This was to highlight the commitment of the international community ...

The United States extends Iraq’s exemption from sanctions against Iran

BAGHDAD The United States has extended Iraq's 90-day exemption from sanctions against Iran."The administration of President Donald Trump has extended the deadline to exempt Iraq from committing to US sanctions against Iran for another three months," a ...