Energy Rivalries Exacerbate Tensions in the Middle East

Energy Rivalries Exacerbate Tensions in the Middle East..

Mary Paterson 25-Mar, 19:20 23 VOA

FILE - A general view of a petrochemical complex in the South Pars gas field in Asalouyeh, Iran, on the northern coast of Persian Gulf,...


Mosul Family: The Day We Lost Everything

Mosul Family: The Day We Lost Everything..

Tyler Holmes 25-Mar, 17:20 25 VOA

In many parts of former IS-controlled Mosul, streets and buildings are in ruins after airstrikes and mortars rained down during recent...


Egyptian Court Suspends Jail Sentence Against Journalists

Egyptian Court Suspends Jail Sentence Against Journalists..

Cole Becker 25-Mar, 09:06 17 VOA

FILE - Journalists carry a symbolic coffin representing what they say "journalism freedom," at the Journalists' Syndicate in Cairo, Egypt,...


Battle for Mosul: Residents flee ahead of air strikes

Battle for Mosul: Residents flee ahead of air strikes..

Mary Paterson 25-Mar, 07:42 21 BBC

Concern at the plight of civilians prompted a senior UN official on Friday to decry the "terrible loss of life" after claims that dozens of...


Coalition Airstrike in Mosul Under Investigation

Coalition Airstrike in Mosul Under Investigation..

Anna Torres 25-Mar, 07:22 26 VOA

Residents of western Mosul, Iraq, carry the bodies of several people killed during fighting between Iraq security forces and Islamic State,...


London Attacker Had Worked in, Visited Saudi Arabia

London Attacker Had Worked in, Visited Saudi Arabia..

David Brooks 25-Mar, 05:36 19 VOA

People view floral tributes to victims of Wednesday's attack outside the Houses of Parliament in London, March 24, 2017. On Thursday...


Hanged for having a phone

Hanged for having a phone..

Joseph Williams 24-Mar, 21:24 25 BBC

Revenge will be a factor. IS jihadists have done a lot of killing in and around Mosul in the last three years. Survivors of their pogroms...


UN fears 200 died in coalition airstrike on Mosul

UN fears 200 died in coalition airstrike on Mosul..

Tyler Holmes 24-Mar, 21:24 57 BBC

The United Nations has raised grave concerns about reports of high civilian casualties in the Iraqi city of Mosul. A senior UN official in...


Suspected Mosul Mustard Gas Victims Recovering; Foul Smells Remain

Suspected Mosul Mustard Gas Victims Recovering; Foul Smells..

Anna Torres 24-Mar, 13:30 18 VOA

Locals say the smell of suspected chemical weapons is strongest when it rains, but the scent of this house is still pungent at all times —...


Quiet release

Quiet release..

Anna Torres 24-Mar, 09:36 20 BBC

In 2011, millions of Egyptians took to the streets demanding the removal of their autocratic president of 30 years, Hosni Mubarak. But six...


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