Middle East


EU: Nuclear Talks with Iran Have Failed

April 6, 2013, 10:58 am

Iran and six world powers failed to reach agreement Saturday on an approach to reducing fears that Tehran might use its nuclear technology to make weapons, with the EU’s [...]

Sentenced to Paralysis: Saudi Man Could be Paralyzed for Stabbing

April 4, 2013, 4:16 pm

Sentenced to paralysis: A Saudi man was sentenced to paralysis for a stabbing crime committed a decade ago, which was condemned by rights groups and Western governments.

Abraham’s Home Discovered in Southern Iraq (+Photos)

April 4, 2013, 1:05 pm

Abraham’s home may have been discovered in southern Iraq. Archaeologists said they found a complex near the ancient city of Ur, where Abraham, one of the patriarchs in the [...]

Israel, Gaza in Heaviest Crossfire Since Truce

April 3, 2013, 10:33 am

Israel, Gaza crossfire: Several rockets hit southern Israel fired by Gaza militants on Wednesday. Israel launched an air attack on the Gaza Strip.

Russia Builds PR for Turkey’s First Nuclear Plant

April 3, 2013, 7:00 am

Overshadowed by Chernobyl and Fukushima, Russian power corporation tries to build PR ahead of constructing Turkey’s first nuclear power plant

Egypt Food Poisoning Sparks Mass Protest

April 2, 2013, 12:22 pm

Egypt food poisoning: Several hundred students in Egypt’s capital protested a spate of food poisoning.

Suicide Bomber Kills Seven Policemen in Iraq

April 1, 2013, 10:44 am

A suicide bomber drove a fuel-laden truck into a police station in central Iraq on Monday, killing seven policemen, officials said.

Afghan Special Forces Takeover Control of Nirkh Region

March 30, 2013, 4:24 pm

Afghan special forces took control of part of a troubled province bordering Kabul from U.S. troops on Saturday, ending a weeks-long dispute over abuse allegations that [...]

15 Killed in University Shooting in Syria

March 28, 2013, 10:26 am

Mortar shells slammed into a cafeteria at Damascus University on Thursday, killing at least 15 people and wounding 20 in what was the deadliest in a string of such attacks on [...]

Mortar Shells Blast Damascus University: 10–12 Killed, 20 Injured

March 28, 2013, 8:55 am

Mortar shells blasted Damascus University, killing ten people and injuring 20 others, according to Syrian government official, reports AP. According to state run media, the [...]

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