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BREAKING: 50 shot and severely injured in Gaza clashes

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (4:08 P.M)- 50 Palestinians in Gaza have been severely injured so far today as clashes continue with Israeli forces along the borders...

US-Saudi nuclear talks: A barometer for whither the Middle East?

Talks aimed at transferring US nuclear technology to Saudi Arabia serve as an indicator of where the Saudi-Iranian rivalry is heading as well as the...

Fast friends: Israel invites Saudi crown prince to visit

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (02:40) - Israeli Intelligence Minister Yisrael Katz has invited Saudi crown prince and strongman Muhammad bin Salman to come visit them, and...

BREAKING: Israel vow to strike Gaza hard and close border crossings

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (11:51 P.M)- The Israeli military have announced their intentions to strike sites in Gaza hard, today. Israel have also made the move to...

Emergency OIC meeting on Jerusalem kicks off in Istanbul

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (12:25 PM) - An extraordinary summit of the Organisation of the Islamic Conference (OIC) has started in the Turkish city of Istanbul...

Arab anger: Governments and protesters walk a fine line

A little noticed subtext to furious protests across the Middle East and North Africa against US President Donald J. Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as...

“They [Arabs] don’t belong here” says Israeli Defence Minister

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (10:00 P.M)- Former nightclub bouncer, renound Jewish supremacy and current Israeli Defence Minister, Avigdor Leiberman, just announced that Arabs "don't belong here...

Putin arrives in Turkey to meet with Erdogan

Russian President Vladimir Putin arrived in Ankara on Monday, December 11, ahead of meetings with President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan. On his arrival, Putin...

Trump destabilizing Middle East with Jerusalem decision: Putin

BEIRUT, LEBANON (6:25 P.M.) - Russian President Vladimir Putin stated that the decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel is "destabilizing" and...

Russia, Egypt to sign historical nuclear agreement

Russian President Vladimir Putin met Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi in Cairo on Monday for talks over a nuclear power plant and tensions in...