Middle East
Amid escalating West-Russia row, U.S. rolls out more sanctions over election meddling, cyber attacks2018-03-16
The United States on Thursday announced more sanctions on Russia for its alleged interference in the 2016 U.S.election and"malicious"cyber attacks.
Turkey's Erdogan rejects EU Parliament motion on Syria's Afrin2018-03-16
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday rejected the European Parliament's motion calling Turkey to end its military operation in northern Syria's Kurdish enclave of Afrin.
Palestinian PM says determined to achieve reconciliation despite convoy attack2018-03-14
Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah said Tuesday that the attack targeting his convoy in Gaza will only harden his determination to achieve Palestinian reconciliation.
Sirens wail throughout Israel amid military drill on war preparedness2018-03-14
Sirens wailed throughout Israel on Tuesday as a military exercise was conducted nationwide to evaluate the country's war preparedness.
Turkey, U.S. to oversee withdrawal of Kurdish fighters from Manbij: Turkish FM2018-03-14
Turkey and the U.S. will monitor the pullout of Kurdish militia from the Syrian city of Manbij, Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said Tuesday.
Iraq lifts ban on international flights to two Kurdish airports2018-03-14
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on Tuesday lifted a ban on international flights to two airports in Erbil and Sulaimaniyah in the semi-autonomous region of Kurdistan.
Syrian army splits Eastern Ghouta in 3 parts2018-03-12
The Syrian army on Sunday effectively split the rebel-held areas in the Eastern Ghouta countryside of Damascus into three sectors, laying a siege on a major rebel bastion, according to the War Media, the media wing of the Syrian army.
Iraqi forces launch operation to clear IS militants near Kirkuk2018-03-12
Iraqi security forces launched Sunday an operation to clear remnants of Islamic State (IS) militants from villages near Iraq's northern city of Kirkuk, the Iraqi military said.
Israel stages general staff exercise to enhance ability for emergency response2018-03-12
The Israeli military will start a general staff exercise to enhance its ability to respond to emergencies, said a statement issued by the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) on Sunday.
Feature: Live performance in Istanbul draws lively interactions with viewers2018-03-12
Ata Dogruel will be staying on the attic of a building in Istanbul for 28 days without interruption, and he relies on others to provide food and feed him.
Qatar files complaint to UN over air, sea territorial violations2018-03-12
Qatar has filed a complaint to the UN Security Council over the violations of Qatar's air and sea spaces by the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the Kingdom of Bahrain, Qatar news agency (QNA) reported Sunday.
Turkey to carry out cross-border operation against PKK in Iraq2018-03-09
Turkey said Thursday it could launch a cross-border military operation against Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) elements in Iraq in cooperation with the Iraqi army.
Turkey's Afrin operation might finish by May: FM2018-03-09
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Thursday that the country's ongoing military operation in Afrin northern Syria might be completed in May, Turkish broadcaster CNN Turk quoted him as saying during a visit to Vienna.
Turkey, U.S. likely to reach deal on Syria's Manbij: analysts2018-03-08
Turkey may well accept a U.S. proposal of jointly controllingSyria's Manbij as the two NATO allies, on bad terms due to an array of issues including Washington's endorsement of Syrian Kurdish militia, are set to meet to get over their differences on Syria, Turkish analysts said.
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