It was a decision that caught many off guard: US president Donald Trump has fired his secretary of State Rex Tillerson.
In an effort to mend ties, the Trump administration has told Turkey it will move Kurdish fighters from the Syrian town of Manjib.
The Saudi war on Yemen, which was initially supposed to last only several weeks, has turned into a nightmare for Riyadh.
The UK moves closer to signing a Typhoon jet deal with the Saudis; Britain’s biggest arms manufacturer, BAE Systems, is completing an order worth billions of pounds from Saudi Arabia for the purchase of 48 Typhoon fighter jets.
Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas comes under renewed pressure to accept any conditions imposed by the US on the Palestinian authority regarding peace talks with the Israeli regime.
Israeli security forces appear to be taking their methods of suppression against the Palestinians to new levels.
This is his first visit to the UK since taking over as heir to the Saudi throne in June 2017.
A new report published by Politico says the heavy international diplomatic pressure, economic sanctions, and assassinations of Iranian nuclear scientists over the past years were all Mossad’s work.
The American Israel Public Affairs Committee, AIPAC, has drawn pro-Israeli politicians and lobbyists from across the United States and other parts of the world to its conference in the US capital.
It’s been described as a sign growing trade rifts between the US and Europe.
Fourteen months into Donald Trump’s presidency, his crisis-hit administration has witnessed the departure of some senior diplomats and aides.
The war in Syria has become much less severe in comparison with the first bloody years of the conflict.
Saudi King Salman carried out a major reshuffling of several high-profile state positions.
Russia last week vetoed a UN Security Council resolution blaming Iran for arming Yemen's Houthi Ansarullah movement.
Every high profile case of gun violence in the United States usually renews a national debate on gun control laws.
According to the findings of a study commissioned by the UK government, there are more than 230 million errors in administering medication in the NHS each year.
Deal of the century, result of extensive international diplomacy, important diplomatic milestone.
Turkey’s month-long military operation in Syria’s Afrin is taking a new turn as pro-Damascus forces have begun entering the region.
We have heard and seen so much like this over and over again on TV screens and in the press in the US: Russia meddled in the 2016 US presidential vote to influence its result in favor of one candidate.
The gap between the US and its European allies is going deeper by the day with the blame being put on Donald Trump.
Prominent aid organizations flocked to Haiti in 2010 soon after a devastating earthquake killed some 200,000 people of the Caribbean country.
Ethiopia Prime Minister announced quit his posts as the prime minister and the chairman of the ruling coalition
Taliban militants in Afghanistan have recently made strategic military gains nationwide.
The US national security director has told the senate intelligence committee that the country’s colossal debt poses a serious threat to America’s economic and national security.
A decision by the US to keep funding the Kurdish People's Protection Unites (YPG) has angered Ankara.
US President Donald Trump has triggered major controversies since taking the helm at the White House in January last year.
Iranians, in their millions, have staged nationwide rallies, marking the 39th anniversary of the 1979 Islamic Revolution.
Argentina has rejected calls by the United States to limit its ties with China and Russia.
While restoring the lost glory of the Ottomans has been at the core of Erdogan's domestic policies, some experts argue that it might have chilling effects on neighboring countries.
A gunman targeting African immigrants from his car on Saturday wounded at least 6 people, one seriously, before being arrested.
Israel has warned foreign companies not to invest in Lebanese plans to explore the offshore oil reserve located on the country's maritime border.
The United Nations has warned that Palestinians and Beduin living in Area C of the West Bank are at the risk of being forced out by Israel.
Bahrain has deported eight stateless Bahrainis who were previously stripped of their citizenship.
With a large scar on his head, Bahraini rights activist Sayed Ahmed al-Wadaei was subjected to heinous torture at the hands of ruling Al Khalifah regime forces.
The recent comments by US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson have shed more light on Washington’s disruptive policy toward Venezuela.
The rise in religious discrimination against Muslims worldwide has provoked Muslims activists to move to raise public awareness against this phenomenon.
Involved in the years-long killing of Yemeni civilians, Saudi Arabia’s list of human rights abuses is also long and dark at home.
German coalition talks appeared to have broken a serious impasse on Tuesday.
Deadly clashes erupt within the ranks of the militants fighting on behalf of the Saudi-led coalition against the yemeni government.
Turkish forces have pressed ahead with an offensive against US-backed Kurdish militants in Syria’s northern areas.
The Taliban in Afghanistan claimed responsibility for a deadly attack in capital Kabul over the weekend. The attack once again demonstrated the group’s power to strike at the heart of Afghanistan.
For many Australians January 26th is a happy National Holiday.
Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio "Lula" da Silva was once described as the most popular politician on earth who served as Brazil's president from 2003 to 2010.
In 2017, the Syrian government forces and its allies, backed by Russia’s air cover managed to rid large swathes of territory of foreign-backed terrorists.
The aftermath of Saturday’s deadly attack on Kabul’s intercontinental hotel which left a number of people dead.
For the first time in nearly five years, the US government has shut down after the senate failed to reach a consensus on a new budget.
After Bollywood’s three Khans refused to meet Israeli Prime Minster, many citizens began to praise them as “real heroes.”
Pakistan has announced that it cannot act against Jamaatud Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed without proof.
America’s credibility as a mediator between the Israelis and the Palestinians has been seriously dented under US President Donald Trump.
According to a new Gallup poll, the approval for Washington's role in the world leadership has plummeted to 30 percent after one year of Donald Trump presidency.
January 20, 2017 was a political turning point for the United States when businessman-turned-politician Donald Trump was officially sworn into office.
The US-led coalition has announced that it is working with Kurdish militants in Syria to set up the new border force. This triggered an angry reaction from Ankara.
The Israeli regime has for nearly seven decades denied Palestinians their fundamental rights and has spared no effort to change the demographic makeup of occupied Palestinian territories.
It is largely believe that US President Donald Trump is trying to find a way to kill the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran. But analysts believe this could lead to Washington’s isolation.
Nagel Farage, the former Ukip leader, has surprised everyone with a bizarre and curious idea of second EU referendum
The Chinese government has been angered by the growing trade and military ties between the US and Taiwan.
On January 14, 2011, weeks-long street protests and civil disobedience led to regime change in Tunisia.
Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner is once more under intense scrutiny after new reports revealed that his lucrative financial relationship with Israel has deepened.
There are growing worries about the health of the Leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria. Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky has been held by authorities for over two years now.
It’s been described as another provocative move by the Israeli regime and its officials.
US President Donald Trump has taken a tough line on Iran since taking office in January last year.
In his first 2018 tweet, Trump regretted that the US had given Pakistan billions of dollars in military aid and slammed Islamabad for giving Washington 'nothing but lies and deceit in return'.
Another flip-flop from US President Donald Trump who has said he is open to talks with North Korea’s leader Kim Jung-un.
The US has a long history of interfering in the affairs of Iran. And the recent week-long riots in the Islamic Republic provided Washington with a fresh opportunity.
The Saudi-led alliance has intensified its attacks on Yemen.
The King of Jordan has arrested his own brothers and cousin.
Weeks after Iran, Iraq, Syria and Russia declared an end to Daesh terrorists, the US defense secretary surprised by saying that America’s war was not over in Iraq and Syria.
The economic gap between the rich and the poor across the world has widened to record levels.
Moroccans in the country’s neglected northeastern city of Jerada have been simmering with rage since last week when two brothers were killed in a mine collapse accident.
Dozens of Saudi-led coalition military aircraft in addition to hundreds of battle tanks and armored vehicles have been destroyed by the Ansarullah fighters.
US president continues baffling the international community by sending comments via the twitter.
Tensions remain high in the occupied lands of Palestine where angry protests against Trump’s decision continue by the day.
On December 7, 2017, US President Donald Trump announced a controversial decision that has sent shockwaves across the Middle East and beyond.
The international community has once again delivered a stinging rebuke to the United States over its recent decision on Jerusalem al-Quds.
The fallout from a controversial decision by US President Donald Trump to designate Jerusalem al-Quds as the capital of Israel continues.
Tensions were high this week in Iraq’s Kurdistan region after violent protests broke out against years of austerity and unpaid public sector salaries.
The United States is increasingly isolated over its recent decision on the status of Jerusalem al-Quds.
The US on Monday vetoed a Security Council resolution which was meant to unwind a recent controversial move by President Donald Trump to designate Jerusalem al-Quds as Israel’s capital.
US ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley was at the center of media frenzy in Washington DC.
A historic and stunning victory for the US democrats; for the first time in a quarter-century, a democrat has won a senate seat in the reliably red state of Alabama.
The decision by Trump to recognize al-Quds as the “capital” of Israel has triggered days of protests across the world. However, reactions from some Arab states have been considered disappointing.
The United States Defense Department spends hundreds of billions of dollars of taxpayers' money annually on military programs.
Protests continue in the Muslim world against a recent decision by Washington to recognize Jerusalem al-Quds as Israel’s "capital."
Pakistan this past week took its diplomatic dispute with the United States out to the open when it announced that it will from now on shoot the drones flying in its skies.
The Middle East has plunged into a deepening crisis following Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem al-Quds as Israel’s capital.
A scandal over alleged links between US President Donald Trump’s team and Russia is increasingly haunting the White House.
The killing of Yemen’s former president Ali Abdullah Saleh on Monday was indeed an important development.
France’s call for Iraq to disband the Popular Mobilization Forces, PMF, has drawn an angry response from Iraqis.
Ties between Ankara and Washington have deteriorated in recent weeks as Turkish-Iranian gold trader Reza Zarrab decided to cooperate with US prosecutors as he is facing years in US prison.
US President Donald Trump is expected to declare that Washington recognizes Jerusalem al-Quds as the capital of Israel.
Russia has strongly criticized the US over its role in Syria. Moscow says the US is plotting to partition Syria.