Iraqi authorities said Wednesday they will close the country's borders and airspace for 24 hours over an upcoming parliamentary election as they seek to impose a security lockdown.
Iran finds itself in a tricky balancing act as it weighs a response to U.S. President Donald J. Trump's decision to pull out of a landmark nuclear deal.
President Donald J. Trump on Tuesday announced the U.S. withdrawal from the "defective" multinational nuclear deal with Iran.
The Iran-backed Hezbollah group was poised to seal its dominance of Lebanese politics on Monday as its main foe Prime Minister Saad Hariri conceded heavy losses in the general election.
Iraqi-Saudi ties have thawed significantly recently, becoming stronger than they have been in three decades.
Dozens of Palestinians were wounded by gunfire on Friday as thousands demonstrated on the Gaza border for a sixth week of protests.
Providing humanitarian aid in war-ravaged Syria looks set to shift increasingly away from emergency, life-saving assistance towards rehabilitating devastated areas to help Syrians return…
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's televised unveiling of an intelligence trove on Iran's alleged nuclear ambitions led to skepticism from backers of a landmark 2015 accord.
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on Thursday took his campaign for May 12 elections to the capital of the autonomous Kurdistan region, seven months after its ill-fated independence…
An Israeli court sentenced a police officer to nine months in jail over the fatal shooting of a Palestinian teenager in 2014, an incident documented by video footage.
An alleged chemical attack that left dozens dead in Syria's rebel-held town of Douma sparked international outrage on Sunday, with U.S. President Donald J. Trump warning there would be a…
Reporters Without Borders on Saturday accused the Israeli army of the "deliberate shooting" of journalists in Gaza after a week of bloodshed by the border.
The United Nations said on Wednesday that it has conducted its first humanitarian mission to Raqqa since the Syrian city was liberated from the Islamic State group.
Saudi Arabia and its Gulf allies that are currently bombarding Yemen have pledged more than $1 billion to help civilians in the war-ravaged country in a donor conference convened by the…
Syrian regime ally Russia struck a deal with rebels to evacuate hundreds of civilians from Douma, the final opposition pocket in their former bastion of Eastern Ghouta.
The E.U.'s diplomatic chief Federica Mogherini called for an independent investigation into the use of live ammunition by Israel's military following deadly clashes in Gaza.
U.N. investigators said on Tuesday they had begun sifting through "unprecedented" amounts of information related to horrific crimes committed in Syria's seven-year war.
Close to half a million Yemeni children have dropped out of school since 2015, when Saudi Arabia and its allies intervened in the country's civil war.