Hezbollah-Syrian offensive launched against border militants

Hezbollah-Syrian offensive launched against border militants..

Maria Stewart 21-Jul, 09:30 36 BBC

Syrian troops and their Lebanese Hezbollah allies have launched a long-anticipated offensive against militants in the border area,...


Israel boosts security in Jerusalem Old City amid tensions

Israel boosts security in Jerusalem Old City amid tensions..

Kevin Allen 21-Jul, 03:30 30 BBC

Israel has tightened security around Jerusalem's Old City amid fears of violence over the installation of metal detectors at a sacred site....


Saudi Arabia's King Salman overhaul security agencies

Saudi Arabia's King Salman overhaul security agencies..

Antonio Roberts 20-Jul, 19:30 32 BBC

Saudi Arabia's King Salman has issued a series of royal decrees, marking a new shake-up of top officials. He set up a security agency,...


Radiohead defy critics to play Israel

Radiohead defy critics to play Israel..

Tyler Holmes 20-Jul, 06:50 30 BBC

Radiohead have defied critics, and supporters of a cultural boycott, to play a gig in Israel on Wednesday. In fact, the group played their...


Syria war: Trump 'ends CIA arms programme for rebels'

Syria war: Trump 'ends CIA arms programme for rebels'..

Antonio Roberts 20-Jul, 06:50 30 BBC

US President Donald Trump has ended the CIA's clandestine programme to provide weapons and supplies to Syrian rebel groups, officials have...


Laptop ban: US lifts restrictions on Saudi Arabian flights

Laptop ban: US lifts restrictions on Saudi Arabian flights..

Joseph Williams 20-Jul, 06:01 33 BBC

The ban on laptops in cabins of direct flights from Saudi Arabia to the United States has been lifted according to Saudi Arabian Airlines. ...


Sailing by

Sailing by..

Anna Torres 19-Jul, 19:50 29 BBC

The ship spotters of Istanbul have become a key resource for diplomats and intelligence experts, alerting the world to the scale of...


Netanyahu: EU's policy towards Israel is 'crazy'

Netanyahu: EU's policy towards Israel is 'crazy'..

Mia Mason 19-Jul, 16:30 29 BBC

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has condemned the European Union's "crazy" approach to dealing with his country. His comments,...


Saudi police release miniskirt video woman without charge

Saudi police release miniskirt video woman without charge..

Olivia Rogers 19-Jul, 13:40 41 BBC

Saudi police have released a young woman who appeared in a video wearing a miniskirt and crop-top in public without charge. She was...


Yemen war: Saudi-led air strike kills displaced civilians

Yemen war: Saudi-led air strike kills displaced civilians..

Diego Ross 19-Jul, 11:20 27 BBC

At least 20 displaced civilians, including women and children, have been killed in a Saudi-led coalition air strike in south Yemen,...


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