Middle-East Desk

IDF attacks Hamas military compound

Jerusalem, The IDF attacked a military compound belonging to the Hamas terrorist organization in southern Gaza overnight Tuesday, the IDF Spokesperson’s Unit said. The statement added that the airstrike was carried out in retaliation for…

Arab League condemns US Jerusalem move

Cairo, The head of the Arab League has called US President Donald Trump’s decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital “dangerous and unacceptable” and a “flagrant attack on a political solution” to the Israeli- Palestinian…

Iraq declares war with Islamic State is over

Baghdad, Iraq has announced that its war against so-called Islamic State (IS) is over. Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi told a conference in Baghdad that Iraqi troops were now in complete control of the Iraqi-Syrian border….