Longtime Hamas leader Khaled Mashaal, who has ruled the terrorist group’s political structure from Damascus since 1996, has told Palestinian media he would soon step down.
“The Syrian people are living their worst period,” parliament member Imad Ghalioun said in an interview from Egypt on Sunday night.
“Stop the violence. Stop killing your people,” United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon said in a message to Syrian President Bashar Assad, whose troops have killed more than 5,000 people during a 10-month-old uprising.
In a letter handed to the Swiss ambassador in Tehran, the Iranian foreign ministry relayed to the United States that it believes the CIA was behind the recent assassination of another Iranian nuclear scientist.
The more conservative Salafists are expected to gain 25% of the total seats.
The Obama administration added three companies to those sanctioned for dealing with Iran's energy sector, for the first time targeting a major Chinese Iran trader.
Syrian authorities have ignored the mission's requests to take steps such as removing weapons and military personnel from mosques in cities where protests have taken place, and the casualty rate in the army’s response to the protests has actually increased since the monitors began their work three weeks ago.
An Israeli hacker has claimed retaliation for the release of the personal information and credit card data of tens of thousands of Israelis by...
As Arab League observer leaves in disgust and Turkey seizes weapons, Israel prepares for end of Bashar Assad’s regime
The governor of Tehran province, Safar Ali Bratloo, told Iran's Arabic-language Al-Alam broadcaster that Israel was behind the car-bombing, pointing to similarities with previous killings of other nuclear scientists. "The responsibility of this explosion falls on the Zionist regime," said Bratloo.
Israel is weighing options against Iran with the help of Britain's Institute for National Security Studies.
New law aims to deter African job seekers and asylum seekers, who have flooded across Israel’s southern border by the tens of thousands
Ormat Technologies Inc., an Israeli company developing geothermal and recovered energy-based power plants, scored two major contracts with American energy providers.
The Israeli military will take part in a major missile defense drill in partnership with the United States, following a 10-day Iranian naval exercise...
Following imposition of new sanctions regime, Islamic Republic threatens American navy.
After months of threatening to impose harsh sanctions on Iran, US President Barack Obama signed into law tough embargos aimed at Iran’s central bank and financial sector.
Netanyahu said: “If Hamas joins the Palestinian government, I will not hold peace negotiations."
The Obama administration is planning to sell billions of dollars of fighter jets to Saudi Arabia. Israel is not protesting the deal.
Thousands of mourners took part in a mass funeral for 45 people killed in twin intelligence agency compound bombings in Syria’ capital city of Damascus on Saturday.
Two explosions, possibly suicide bombers rock Damascus on Friday morning,
Syrian President Bashar Assad’s popularity continues to slide, with at least 10,000 soldiers in the army defecting.
At least nine people have been killed and over 300 wounded in two days of violent clashes between Egyptian security forces and protestors.
Islamic fundamentalists win first round of Egyptian elections.
Despite a dire economic crisis throughout Europe, the European Parliament (EP) has just decided to increase the budget for aid given to the Palestinian Authority (PA) by €100 million – a 30 percent increase over previous years.
The first day of a historic democratic election in Egypt has come to a close, with a higher than expected turnout and a strong showing for Islamist parties.