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Interview With Kurdish Prime Minister

In a lengthy and wide-ranging interview, Kurdistan Regional Government Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani spoke to VOA's Ali Javanmardi at his office …

Islamic State (ISIS)

Twitter Video

German University's course claims Israel harvests Palestinian organs

BERLIN - An academic seminar at a German university claims Israel’s military harvests organs from Palestinians and the Jewish state is responsible …

Israel

Authorities take no action on İzmir nuclear waste site

The Turkish Atomic Energy Agency (TAEK), the Environment Ministry, the local governor's office and local environment directorates have not yet acted …

Nuclear waste

One of the eerier videos I've seen: Netanyahu warns on French TV in August 2014 that terror "will come to France" https://t.co/G5vCuRvyzr

Newsweek Singles Out Israel on African Refugees

In a sloppily written diatribe, Newsweek’s Jack Moore singles out Israel for criticism with regard to the wide-ranging African refugee crisis.<p>First, …

World

Pro-Erdogan Islamist Paper Said US General Led Coup Prior to NATO Base Fire

© YouTube: V<p>Massive Fire Near NATO Base in Turkey, Possible Anti-American Sabotage (VIDEO)<p>On Sunday, hours before a massive blaze broke out near the …

Why Is a Sitting US Congressman Speaking at a Jihadist-Associated Convention

Backgrounders<p>In 2007, Federal prosecutors brought charges of terrorism financing against the Holy Land Foundation, the largest Islamic charity in …

Muslim Brotherhood

Massive Fire Near NATO Base in Turkey, Possible Anti-American Sabotage

The inferno started on Sunday evening in western Turkey. The fire blew through the grassy wooded area and is now perilously near NATO’s military base …

Large fire in #Izmir Buca spreading near the NATO AB in #Turkey. https://t.co/dqZzhuj5gV

Fate of PakTurk schools across country uncertain

KARACHI: The future of private schools set up by the PakTurk International Schools and Colleges network plunged into uncertainty a day after Turkey’s …

Government

Analysis: Legal dramas of the IDF intrinsically linked to Israeli society

Legal proceedings against members of the IDF are dominating the headlines, with each case touching – in very different ways – raw national …

Israel

Wikileaks is a Front for Russian Intelligence

The part played by Wikileaks in the Edward Snowden saga is an important one. The pivotal role of Julian Assange and other leading members of …

WikiLeaks

EoZTV: Harold Rhode on Jerusalem, Shiites and Sunnis

Here is part 2 of my interview with Islam expert Harold Rhode.<br>I asked him something I had always wondered: Does Jerusalem have any sanctity to …

Jerusalem

Coup prisoners subjected to torture, rape in Turkish prisons

Advertisement<p>Amnesty International released a statement on Sunday claiming the Turkish authorities were using torture as a method to intimidate the …

Torture

Breaking News Feed on Twitter

BREAKING NEWS: Suicide bomber who blew himself up in Germany today injuring 11 people was an asylum-seeker from Syria.

ISIS fighters caught trying to escape Manbij by dressing up as women

Advertisement<p>The Kurdish YPG say they have interrogated and arrested three alleged ISIS fighters who tried to escape the besieged city of Manbij …

Islamic State (ISIS)

Pictures: 8 killed as insurgent shells strike restaurant in downtown Damascus

Advertisement<p>In what could be seen as an act of desperation, unknown rebel groups in the East Ghouta began shelling the Old Districts of Damascus …

Restaurants

Navy tests new warship

Germany machete attack: Syria migrant 'kills woman'

<b>A machete attack by a Syrian asylum-seeker has left one woman dead and two other people injured, police in south-western Germany say.</b><p>Witnesses said the attack happened after an argument developed between the man and the woman in the town of Reutlingen, near Stuttgart.<p>The incident comes amid tension …

Germany

Iran destroys 100,000 satellite dishes in morality-driven crackdown

As part of its widespread ban on illegal devices, Iran collected and destroyed 100,000 satellite dishes and receivers on Sunday, at a ceremony in …

Satellites

Airstrikes hit four hospitals in Syria's Aleppo

Syrian government forces have bombed several hospitals and a blood bank in the rebel-held parts of Aleppo, a London-based monitor said. A group of Syrian doctors demanded an end to "collective punishment" for the city.<p>The raids hit four makeshift hospitals in the besieged city, as well as a fifth …

Aleppo

Kaine one of few senators not to sign letter to Obama urging increased MoU

Presumptive Democratic vice presidential candidate Tim Kaine was one of only 17 senators in April not to sign a letter urging US President Barack …

Elections

Air raids in Syria hit Aleppo medical facilities: activists

BEIRUT — The Associated Press<p>Government air raids struck at least five medical facilities in the northern province of Aleppo, where violence has intensified in recent weeks amid a siege by government forces, Syrian opposition activists said Sunday.<p>The activists said the air raids began late …

Aleppo

Attack on Hazaras raises fears of Sunni-Shiite violence in Afghanistan

Men carry the coffin of a victim on Sunday, one day after a suicide attack killed more than 80 in Kabul. (Mohammad Ismail/Reuters)<p>KABUL — Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Sunday ordered a 10-day ban on public protests after a suicide bombing claimed by the Islamic State killed more than 80 people …

Afghanistan

Erdogan’s counter-coup weakens the Syrian rebels

Arrests of senior officers and a look inward in Turkey mean setbacks for rebels in Syria<p>SYRIAN rebels looking to the heavens for salvation have grown …

UK News

Suicide Bombers Kill at Least 80 in Afghan Capital

KABUL—Three suicide bombers killed at least 80 people and wounded more than 230 others at a protest in Kabul on Saturday, according to the Afghan interior ministry, where thousands had gathered to demonstrate against plans to reroute a new power line.<p>Islamic State claimed responsibility for the …

Afghanistan