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Iran’s Chief of Staff: US Seeking to Diminish Security in Middle East

Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Maj. Gen. Mohammad Hossein Baqeri said that the United States wants to undermine security in the Middle East.

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Assad Rejects Trump’s ‘Peace’ Terms

Elijah Magnier, one of the world’s most respected reporters in and about the Middle East, reported on Sunday, July 15, that Syria’s President, Bashar al-Assad, has rejected a proposed offer from the U.S. Trump Administration.

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What’s behind the US plan to establish a new military base in Iraq?

While US President Donald Trump has frequently talked about the necessity of reducing American military commitments in the Middle East, new reports indicate that the US military is actively establishing new military bases in Iraq, along the border with Syria.

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Trump envoys, Netanyahu discuss Israeli-Palestinian peace prospects

U.S. President Donald Trump’s senior Middle East envoys met Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Friday to discuss Israeli-Palestinian peace prospects, the White House said, after holding separate talks with Arab leaders.

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Merkel Visits Beirut, Thursday, Part of Bigger German Role in Middle East

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is expected to land in Beirut Thursday for a visit that is part of a new policy to play a bigger role in the Middle East.

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Iran’s President Denounces U.S. Hypocrisy

President Hassan Rouhani denounced the hypocrisy of the United States, which, stained with blood for its military incursions in Asia and the Middle East, speaks of peace and conciliation.

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Trump’s Iran move reminds some of run-up to Iraq war

Fifteen years after invading Iraq over weapons of mass destruction and ties to al Qaeda that both proved non-existent, the United States is again steering towards a possible confrontation with a Middle East power for suspected work on nuclear weapons and support for terrorism.

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UN Secretary General Warns Scrapping Iran Deal Could Lead To "World War III"

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres offered a chilling message to the world during a recent interview with BBC Radio: The risk of “World War III” breaking out in the Middle East is intensifying at an alarming rate.

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The Pretty Little Lies Behind America’s Interventions

Official Washington and those associated with it have misrepresented the facts numerous times in the service of military actions that might not otherwise have taken place. In the Middle East, these interventions have killed hundreds of thousands of innocent Arab civilians, brought chaos to Iraq and Libya, and led to the expulsion of a million Christians from communities where they have lived since biblical times.

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Iranian top General blames the United States for the increasing instability in the region

Indifferent to Saudi Arabia’s warmongering and acts of aggression throughout the Middle East, the United States is continuing its political as well as military support for the kingdom. Taking into account this bitter fact, Iran’s top commander warns that the American policy would lead to more regional instabilities.

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UN Middle East envoy slams killing of Palestinian teen in Gaza

UN Middle East envoy Nickolay Mladenov expressed anger over the killing of a teenage boy in Gaza on Friday during protests along the Israel-Gaza border.

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Iran reacts to the Arab League’s latest accusations

While the new phase of western intervention in the Middle East has made the region prone to more instability, some of the Arab countries still prefer to keep their focus on Iran. The Arab League’s recent allegations against the Islamic Republic has sparked Iran’s clear reaction.

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Saudi-Israel thaw?

IN terms of Middle East politics, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has recently made some statements that — if indicative of Riyadh’s future policy — could have a significant impact on the region.

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Unicef predicts fresh outbreak of deadly cholera in Yemen

Yemen is likely to be hit by another outbreak of deadly cholera within months, Unicef’s Middle East director has warned on the eve of the third anniversary of the country’s civil war.

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Oil price crosses $70 amid Iran deal tensions

Crude oil prices posted their biggest weekly gain in eight months with rising geopolitical risk in the Middle East threatening security supply once again.

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In his New Year speech, Iran’s leader signals the nation’s resolve to continue its independent path

As the United States and its regional allies in the Middle East have recently ratcheted up their accusations against Iran on regional and missile issues, the leader of Islamic Republic has once again underlined the country’s desire to continue its independent path on the international stage.

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