MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The Russian military has recorded five violations of ceasefire in Syria over the past 24 hours, while the Turkish military has recorded 19 truce breaches, the Russian Defense Ministry said Wednesday.
Emiratis are attracted by the possibility of praying in Jerusalem, thinks the city's deputy mayor, who has visited the UAE to mull over cooperation and encourage local businessmen to invest in Israel.
Israel is the only country to dictate where protesters could demonstrate, previously introducing legislation barring residents from exceeding a one-kilometre radius from their homes. Now that this restriction has been lifted mass rallies promise to erupt with even bigger force. One such demonstration is already scheduled for Saturday.
TEL AVIV (Sputnik) - The period of the general quarantine to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in Israel has been extended until October 18, the prime minister and the health minister said in a joint statement.
ATHENS (Sputnik) - German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said he was "extremely surprised" by the latest actions of Turkey after successfully bringing the contradictions between Turkey and Greece onto the path of diplomacy.
According to Russian military officials in Syria, Islamic militants in Idlib Governorate have delivered several barrels of chlorine to the White Helmets in preparation for a new provocation.
After withdrawing from the Iran nuclear deal in 2018, Washington applied severe economic pressure on the Islamic Republic through sanctions, import restrictions, and asset freezes. In 2019, Tehran appealed to the International Court of Justice to try to get nearly $2 billion in frozen funds back from the United States.
The Horvat Beter site in Beer Sheva, southern Israel was being excavated several years ago ahead of a planned neighborhood expansion when a remarkable discovery was made.
In October 2019, President Trump pulled US forces in Syria back from the Turkish border, redeploying them to the oil-rich regions of Hasakah and Deir ez-Zor. Soon after, Russian intelligence revealed that the Pentagon, the CIA, contractors and Kurdish militias were shipping tens of millions of dollars-worth of stolen crude out of Syria every month.
US President Donald Trump has said that five to six countries are eyeing the possibility of recognising Israel following the Gulf peace deals. Although now it still looks remote, primarily because of the upcoming presidential race in Washington, many states are considering ties with the Jewish state due to their own national interests.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - US President Donald Trump says Iran will be eager to make a new deal with the US if he wins the November election.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Terrorists has carried out 15 attacks in Syria's northern province of Idlib, the deputy head of the Russian Defense Ministry's Centre for Syrian Reconciliation said at a daily briefing on Monday.
TEL AVIV (Sputnik) – A cargo vessel from the United Arab Emirates has docked in Israel's largest international seaport of Haifa for the first time since the signing of the landmark peace agreement between the two countries in mid-September, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Monday.
Egypt’s Saqqara plateau, home to hundreds of tombs and nearly a dozen ancient pyramids, has recently entered the spotlight of an archaeological consortium after its well revealed some miraculous findings.
Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan said in a tweet earlier in the day that he had had a phone call with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to discuss strengthening bilateral ties and the prospects for peace in the region.
Israeli actress Gal Gadot earlier announced she would be teaming up again with ‘Wonder Woman’ director Patty Jenkins to appear in a new film about the legendary Egyptian Queen Cleopatra.
The Scandinavian country is notoriously lax towards its dozens of Daesh* returnees, as almost none of them has faced prosecution for crimes committed in the Middle East. Meanwhile, reports of jihadists receiving cash benefits and medical help while enrolling in various de-radicalisation and rehabilitation programmes have emerged.
During President Donald Trump's treatment at Walter Reed military hospital, he received an experimental polyclonal antibody cocktail created by the US biotechnology company Regeneron.
Amid frequent attacks in the so-called Green Zone' in Baghdad, several countries, including the United States, have warned Iraq that they may shut down their embassies in the area if shellings on diplomatic missions continue.
In late 2019, US President Donald Trump candidly admitted that Washington had “left troops behind” in Syria “only for the oil". Damascus has blasted Trump for pillaging the Arab Republic’s resources, but President Bashar al-Assad also praised him for openly admitting the real reason US forces continue to occupy part of his country.