برچسب مطالب ‘the-region’

Downing of the Israeli jet a purely Syrian move – Hezbollah leader

One week after the downing of an Israeli fighter jet by the Syrian army’s air defense system and while Tel-Aviv has one again intensified its treats against Lebanon, the leader of Hezbollah movement is an important speech outlined his organization’s view toward the recent developments in the region.

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Turkish-led forces capture 37th village from Kurdish militants

Syria’s deputy foreign minister has called on Kurds and Arabs in the region of Afrin in northwest Syria to unite to repel the Turkish operation, Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG)-owned broadcaster Rudaw said .

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Hasan Rouhani to visit India, What is on agenda?

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani will undertake his maiden visit to India later this week that is expected to provide the two countries an opportunity to discuss latest developments in the region as well as economic cooperation, particularly on the Chabahar port. Pakistan’s continued support to terrorism against India and Afghanistan may also be raised by the Indian side during talks.

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India, UAE to hold first joint naval drill in Gulf

PM Narendra Modi entered the last leg of his three-nation tour on Sunday, landing in Muscat to visit India’s closest ally in the region, Oman.

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Turkey to dispatch police to Afrin once region is cleared of terrorists

Turkish police will be dispatched to the region once Afrin is cleared of terror elements by Operation Olive Branch.

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Turkey to dispatch police to Afrin once region is cleared of terrorists

Turkish police will be dispatched to the region once Afrin is cleared of terror elements by Operation Olive Branch.

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The Frustrating Hunt for Mr. ISIS: Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. The ‘Caliph’ Must Be Captured, or Die

Last month Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al Abadi declared the territorial defeat of ISIS in Iraq. Yet a pressing question remains—where is Abu Bakr al Baghdadi, the head of the terrorist group that took over a third of Iraq’s territory in 2014 to establish the so-called “Caliphate,” which terrorized millions in the region, horrified people all over the world, and inspired gruesome attacks in Europe and the United States?

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Who Is Matthew Riehl? Colorado Shooting Gunman Was Iraq War Veteran

A gunman who allegedly killed a Douglas County deputy and injured four others after firing almost 100 rounds at an apartment complex in Colorado on Sunday was identified as a war veteran who served in Iraq. He was deployed to the region in 2009, reports said.

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Iran to prepare a formal complaint against the recent American accusations

After the US Ambassador to the United Nations targeted Iran with an array of accusations over Yemen crisis, Iranian officials have doubled down on their efforts to reveal US’ true intentions in the region. Iran is also about to formally submit a complaint on this case to the UN. 

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British foreign minister in Tehran to hold high-level talks with Iranian officials

UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson plans to make a visit to Tehran today for key talks with senior Iranian officials as part of a three-country trip across the Middle East.

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An Unending Tie Between Iran And Turkey

Turkey and Iran have overcome many plots they have encountered thus far. As the two neighbors’ bond strengthened, these alienators re-surfaced

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Sudan: State sponsor of terror or key regional stabiliser?

Amid calls for the arrest of the Sudanese President on his three day visit to Uganda, a Ugandan government spokesman Ofwono Opondo defended the decision not to hand over Al-Bashir to the International Criminal Court (ICC). He said Al-Bashir was a sitting head of state with immunity from prosecution and went further to say that Sudan was largely responsible for politically stabilizing the countries in the region.

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Iraq’s Kurdistan says to respect court decision banning secession

Iraqi Kurdish authorities said on Tuesday they would accept a court decision prohibiting the region from seceding, signaling a new phase in efforts to restart stalled negotiations over its future.

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Ousted Catalan leader rows back from separatist stance

The deposed Catalonian president has said that “a solution other than independence is possible”, in an apparent climbdown from his hard line on separatism for the region.

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In Twitter thread, Iran’s foreign minister responds to the latest Saudi accusations

As the Saudi officials continue their smearing campaign against Iran and at the same time, are trying to increase the pressure on Tehran in the region, Iranian officials have once again denied the accusations, noting that it’s Riyadh, not Iran, which is consistent in its destabilizing foreign behaviors.

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Asian stocks down after weak US jobs, as Trump trip in focus

Asian markets slipped on Monday as weaker-than-expected U.S. jobs figures dented sentiment. Investors were also keeping an eye on President Donald Trump’s visit to Asia, where he is expected to discuss North Korean nuclear issues with leaders in the region.

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