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US jets attack Iran-backed militiamen in south-eastern Syria... 19/05/2017 Military
Airstrikes mark first clash between US and Tehran-backed forces since US military returned to region, as battle lines shift in Syria and Iraq *** The...View Details»

Hiding US Role in Yemen Slaughter So Bombing Can Be Sold as ‘Self-Defe... 18/10/2016 Military
By Adam Johnson To hear US corporate media tell it, the US was dragged into a brand new war on Wednesday. *** Yemen's children on the brink as count...View Details»

Standoff With Iran Inflames Anti-Shiite Feelings in Saudi Arabia ... 01/09/2016 Politics
Hostility to the minority group, which is targeted by Islamic State militants, is openly visible in the Sunni-led kingdom *** Protesters in Tehran st...View Details»

Soleimani says Iran’s efforts spared Lebanon ... 30/05/2016 Military
*** Iranian General Kassem Suleimani in Talet al Eis south of Aleppo, Wednesday, April 6, 2016. (The Daily Star/Pro Government Twitter account ) The D...View Details»

Iran ready to provide 'air support' in Syria... 17/02/2016 Military
Iran's air defence commander has said Iran is prepared to provide the Syrian government with "aerial advisory assistance", a day after Saudi Arabia de...View Details»

Iraq summons Saudi envoy Thamer al-Sabhan over 'innacurate' comments o... 25/01/2016 Politics
Baghdad: Iraq summoned the new Saudi ambassador on Sunday after he suggested Iranian-backed Shite militias were exacerbating sectarian tensions and sh...View Details»

Iran central bank takes Beirut bombing case to U.S. Supreme Court - SW... 14/01/2016 Economy
Jan 13, 2016 - 07:29 By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Republican-led Congress and President Barack Obama's administration, often at odds...View Details»

Iran-backed Huthi rebels retake positions in south Yemen - Yahoo News... 08/11/2015 Military
*** Emirati soldiers taking part in the Saudi-led operations against Shiite Huthi rebels pictured during demining operations at the Al-Anad airbase in...View Details»

Victory Over Islamic State in Iraqi Town Has Some Cheering Iran - WSJ... 31/10/2015 Military
Shiite militias backed by Tehran claim credit for retaking Beiji, U.S. disputes it The Iraqi militia known as the Badr Group says it was pivotal in ou...View Details»

'They Accept Us as We Are;' Christians Join Forces With Muslim Group H... 05/10/2015 Culture
"We're in a very dangerous situation," said Rifit Nasrallah, a Catholic businessman. "The only people who are protecting us are the resistance of Hez...View Details»