Middle East News

Israel hits Gaza militant sites after incendiary balloonsIsrael says it has hit several militant sites in the Gaza Strip, responding to explosive-laden incendiary balloons launched across the frontier into Israeli territory
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Volunteers rescue pets, search for lost ones in Beirut blastDozens of volunteers are working around the clock in Beirut to rescue animals trapped or lost among the rubble following the massive explosion that tore through the Lebanese capital last week, killing and injuring thousands of people
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Iran FM says West using Beirut blast to dictate policiesIran's top diplomat is accusing Western countries of taking advantage of Beirut's massive explosion last week that killed and injured thousands to dictate their own policies on Lebanon
The Associated Press16 hours ago
Families of Lebanese blast victims plead for outside inquiryLebanese survivors of the massive port explosion and relatives of the victims are asking the U.N. Security Council for an international investigation into the blast that wrecked their capital
The Associated Press16 hours ago
Conflicting tan lines: The burkini raises debate in EgyptIt was supposed to be a dip in a pool to cool off from Egypt’s summer heat
The Associated Press17 hours ago
Palestinians burn pictures of U.S. President Donald Trump, Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan and and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during a protest against the United Arab Emirates' deal with Israel, in the West Bank city of Nablus, Friday, Aug. 14, 2020.(AP Photo/Majdi Mohammed)
Palestinians say UAE deal hinders quest for Mideast peace Israel’s agreement to establish diplomatic ties with the United Arab Emirates marks a watershed moment in its relations with Arab countries, but the Palestinians say it puts a just resolution of the Middle East conflict even further out of reach
The Associated Press17 hours ago
Official Palestinian news agency says Palestinians are recalling their ambassador from the UAE over Israel dealOfficial Palestinian news agency says Palestinians are recalling their ambassador from the UAE over Israel deal
The Associated Press1 day ago
Palestinians call Israel-UAE deal on diplomatic ties, halt to annexation 'treason' and demand its retractionPalestinians call Israel-UAE deal on diplomatic ties, halt to annexation 'treason' and demand its retraction
The Associated Press1 day ago
Israel's Netanyahu says West Bank annexation plans for now on hold, may still go ahead someday with US coordinationIsrael's Netanyahu says West Bank annexation plans for now on hold, may still go ahead someday with US coordination
The Associated Press1 day ago
Israel’s Netanyahu says ‘full and official peace’ with UAE to bring cooperation, ‘wonderful future’ for both countriesIsrael’s Netanyahu says ‘full and official peace’ with UAE to bring cooperation, ‘wonderful future’ for both countries
The Associated Press1 day ago
Israel's Netanyahu welcomes 'new era' in Israel's relations with Arab world following announcement on full ties with UAEIsrael's Netanyahu welcomes 'new era' in Israel's relations with Arab world following announcement on full ties with UAE
The Associated Press1 day ago
UNESCO warns historic Beirut buildings at risk of collapseThe United Nations’ cultural agency is warning that 60 historic buildings in Lebanon’s capital are at risk of collapsing because of last week’s deadly explosion that killed scores, wounded thousands and caused widespread damage in Beirut
The Associated Press1 day ago
Israel charges 5 border policemen with robbing PalestiniansIsrael has charged five members of its border security force with stealing from Palestinians who were crossing illegally into Israel from the West Bank
The Associated Press1 day ago
The Latest: US envoy: UAE-Israel deal 'huge win' for TrumpThe U.S. ambassador to the United Nations says she is celebrating the announcement of diplomatic relations between the United Arab Emirates and Israel, calling it “a huge win” for President Donald Trump and for the world
The Associated Press1 day ago
Hamas spokesman accuses the UAE of 'stabbing' Palestinians in the back after deal with Trump and ties with IsraelHamas spokesman accuses the UAE of 'stabbing' Palestinians in the back after deal with Trump and ties with Israel
The Associated Press1 day ago
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