DUBAI U.S. President Donald Trump blamed Iran on Friday for attacks on two oil tankers at the entrance to the Gulf despite Tehran's denials, stoking fears of a confrontation in the vital oil shipping route. | Video
DUBAI, June 14 Iran said on Friday it was
alarming and wrong of the United States to blame Tehran for
attacks on two oil tankers at the entrance to the Gulf, after an
incident that has raised concerns about a new confrontation in
the vital oil shipping route.
DUBAI The Saudi-led military coalition vowed to respond firmly to a missile attack by Yemeni Houthi forces on a civilian airport in southern Saudi Arabia on Wednesday that wounded 26 people.
DUBAI U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to recognise Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights united Washington's Gulf Arab allies and regional foe Iran in condemnation on Tuesday.
DUBAI U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to recognise Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights united Washington's Arab allies and their regional foe Iran in condemnation on Tuesday.
BAGHDAD Populist cleric Moqtada al-Sadr, a long-time adversary of the United States, has all but won Iraq's parliamentary election, the electoral commission said, in a surprise turn of fortune for the Shi'ite leader. | Video
Bagdad Bei der ersten Parlamentswahl im Irak nach dem Sieg über die Extremistenmiliz IS liegt laut Zwischenergebnissen überraschend der langjährige US-Gegenspieler Moktada al-Sadr in Führung.
BAGHDAD/MOSUL, Iraq Iraqis voted on Saturday for the first time since the defeat of Islamic State, with Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, a rare ally of both the United States and Iran, trying to fend off powerful Shi'ite groups that would pull the country closer to Tehran. | Video
BAGHDAD Iraqi agents are holding a top aide to Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, and used an app on his mobile phone to lure four commanders from the group into a trap, a security advisor to the Iraqi government said on Thursday.
Bagdad/Berlin Mit dem Rückzug der USA aus dem Atomabkommen mit dem Iran rückt die Parlamentswahl im Irak verstärkt in den Fokus.