Middle-East Desk


Iran invited to Doha oil freeze talks

Doha, Qatar’s media said on Wednesday that the country has invited Iran to join talks over implementing a proposed oil production freeze to help stabilize prices. Qatar’s Ministry of Energy and Industry has announced that…









Syria conflict: Kurds to declare federal system

Damascus, Kurdish parties say they are planning to declare a new federal system in areas they control in northern Syria. The Kurds already operate “autonomous administrations” in three enclaves bordering Turkey – Afrin and Kobane…