French Macron is no saviour, he is helping to reinforce the status quo in...

By NADINE SAYEGH :- The French president's effort to help Lebanon is admirable, but he remains tone-deaf and out of touch with most Lebanese. In one...

Turkey to allocate Port of Mersin for Beirut’s use

Turkey will allocate the Port of Mersin for commerce, customs and storage usage until the Port of Beirut begins operating again, Vice President Fuat...

Hezbollah: We do not have weapon depots at Beirut port

Group’s head denies allegations it is responsible for explosion that killed 154 people, injured around 5,000. The head of Hezbollah said Friday the group does...

Will US kill nuclear goals of belligerent Gulf states?

United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia reveal interest in going nuclear amid escalating tensions in Middle East. Nuclear proliferation is bigger than global warming, the US...

UK urges France to stop migrants from crossing English Channel

The British government wants Paris to adopt tougher measures to prevent migrants from crossing the Channel in small boats, an official said Saturday. France should...

Terrorism by Codes: Another FETÖ infiltration scheme in Military uncovered in Turkey

The Gülenist Terror Group (FETÖ) is known for its devious tactics of widespread infiltration, everywhere from law enforcement to the army. Since the group's...

Hong Kong to provide free COVID-19 testing to residents

Hong Kong will offer free voluntary coronavirus testing for residents, Chief Executive Carrie Lam said on Friday, as the global financial hub races to...

Former Saudi intelligence official alleges Riyadh sent hit squad to kill him

A former top-ranking Saudi intelligence official living in exile in Canada alleged in a lawsuit filed in a U.S. court Thursday that Crown Prince...

China helping Saudi Arabia expand its nuclear programme

China is helping Saudi Arabia develop its nuclear facilities amid fears recent advances are a sign that Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's chilling threat that the kingdom could develop...

Russia to perceive any incoming missile as nuclear attack, military warns

Russia will perceive any ballistic missile launched at its territory as a nuclear attack that warrants a nuclear retaliation, the military warned in an...

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UN soundly rejects US resolution to extend Iran arms embargo

The U.N. Security Council on Friday resoundingly defeated a U.S. resolution to indefinitely extend the U.N. arms embargo on Iran, with the Trump administration...

Britons rush home from France to beat new quarantine rules

LONDON/CALAIS, France (Reuters) - British travellers rushed home from summer holidays in France on Friday, booking planes, trains, boats and even private jets to...

UN rejects US resolution to extend Iran arms embargo

The UN Security Council late Friday turned down a resolution introduced by the US to indefinitely extend an arms embargo on Iran. US Secretary of...