Food poisoning spikes in Lebanon amid gasoline disaster

BEIRUT — Cases of meals poisoning have been on the rise for the reason that summer time amidst Lebanon’s elevated energy outages. The true scale of...

Egypt seems to increase counter-terrorism cooperation with Sudan

CAIRO — Sudanese safety forces, led by the nation’s intelligence providers, have been cracking down on Islamic State (IS) members over the previous weeks.  Five members...

Palestinian Authority asks AU to revoke Israel’s observer standing

The Palestinian Authority requested the African Union on Thursday to revoke Israel’s observer standing within the group.  Palestinian Foreign Minister Riyad Malki wrote a letter...

Egyptians alarmed as authorities delists protected park

A controversial choice by the Supreme Council of Antiquities to take away Cairo’s Aquarium Grotto Garden from Egypt’s listing of antiquities has sparked uproar...

The Takeaway: Sunni ‘awakening’ is a giant story from Iraq’s elections

Hot Take: Iraq’s Sunnis stake their declare Iraq’s election shock. Iraqis went to the polls on Oct. 10 to elect the 329 members of the...

Palestinians alarmed by Israel settlement plan on Jerusalem airport

RAMALLAH, West Bank — Israel is selling the development of greater than 9,000 new settlement models on the land of Jerusalem airport, or what...

Jordanians lukewarm on authorities reform proposal

After three months of deliberations, which have been marred by controversy, public skepticism and the resignation of three members, the Royal Committee to Modernize...

Jordan’s King Abdullah visits Qatar

Jordan’s King Abdullah II visited Qatar on Tuesday.  Abdullah met with Qatar’s Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani in Doha to debate “deep-rooted bilateral relations” as...

Iran kicks off air protection drills amid tensions with Israel, Azerbaijan

Iran’s Army and Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps kicked off an annual air protection train within the nation’s central desert on Tuesday to display Tehran’s...

Iran’s hard-liners push to prosecute Rouhani

An influential committee in Iran’s hard-line parliament submitted a concluded investigation and formal lawsuit to the judiciary demanding former President Hassan Rouhani be placed on...