Russia Warns U.S. Against Attack On Syrian Forces
Russian news agencies quoted Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova as saying that a U.S.
American Tourist Killed In 1 Of 3 Terror Attacks In Israel During Biden Visit
Israeli authorities responded Tuesday to three terror attacks occurring minutes of each other that badly injured three Israelis, two of whom were in serious condition.
Syria Conflict: Bashar Assad Vows To Retake Whole Country
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has said that he intends to retake "the whole country" from rebel forces. In a rare interview, he told AFP news agency that defeating the groups ranged against him cou...
Iran Expects Lifting Of Sanctions Today, Officials Gather In Vienna
Iran has met its obligations in a landmark, internationally brokered nuclear arms deal, the United Nations announced Saturday in Vienna, meaning economic sanctions are lifted and Iran will quickly h...
ISIS video shows beheading of alleged Russian spy
ISIS released video Wednesday showing the beheading of a man it claims joined the terrorist group but was in fact a Russian spy, as well as a message chastising Russian President Vladimir Putin and th...
Israel And Jordan Strike Deal On Jerusalem Holy Site
The US announces a deal between Israel and Jordan in an effort to ease tensions surrounding a prominent holy site in Jerusalem. Issues relating to the complex have been at the centre of fresh violence...
Saudi Arabia Hajj Disaster Death Toll At Least 2,121
The crush and stampede that struck the hajj last month in Saudi Arabia killed at least 2,121 pilgrims, a new Associated Press tally showed Monday, after officials in the kingdom met to discuss the tr...
US Official: Russian Missiles Aimed At Syria Crash in Iran
Four Russian cruise missiles launched from warships in the Caspian Sea crashed in Iran, falling short of their targets in Syria, a U.S official confirmed to VOA. The official said there has been no in...
Nuclear Smuggling Deals 'Thwarted' In Moldova
Moldovan police and the FBI are reported to have stopped four attempts by smugglers to sell nuclear material to extremists in the Middle East. The most recent case was in February when undercover agen...
Israel plans to demolish 13,000 Arab buildings in West Bank, UN says
UN finds only 33 of 2,020 Palestinian planning applications approved, with demolitions causing poverty and leaving families in ‘state of chronic uncertainty’
Iran Ayatollah Ali Khamenei Assures Public US Still "Great Satan" And Predicts Israel Gone In 25 Years
Ayatollah Ali Khamenei falls back on decades-old rhetoric about the "Great Satan" and the imminent end of the "Zionist regime". Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Wednesday that his cou...
Dubai's 'Aladdin City' Coming Next Year
Dubai has given the green light to yet another outrageous building project - a 4,000-acre complex of towers inspired by characters from Arabian Nights, including Aladdin and Sinbad the Sailor. “Aladdi...
Air Pollution Has Halved In The Middle East - Due To Armed Conflicts Since Arab Spring
Air pollution has decreased dramatically in parts of the Middle East in the past five years - partly due to armed conflicts since the Arab Spring. A new study suggests the improvement is the result of...
When Israel, The Soviets And The US Nearly Destroyed The Middle East
During the Cold War many countries were on high alert, none more so than Israel, the US and the Soviet Union. One of the tensest occasions was in October of 1973 when Israel lost over 2000 troops and ...
Russia Warns U.S. Against Attack On Syrian Forces
Russian news agencies quoted Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova as saying that a U.S.
Ancient Egypt
Ancient Egypt was a civilization of ancient Northeastern Africa, concentrated along the lower reaches of the Nile River in what is now the modern country of Egypt. It is one of six civilizations globa...
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Kom Ombo
Kom Ombo (Arabic: كوم أمبو) (Coptic: ⲉⲙⲃⲱ Embo; Ancient Greek: Ὄμβοι Omboi, Ptol. iv. 5. § 73; Steph. B. s. v.; It. Anton. p. 165) or Ombos (Juv. xv. 35) or Latin: Ambo (Not. Imp. sect. 20)...
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Dome
A dome is an element of architecture that resembles the hollow upper half of a sphere. Dome structures made of various materials have a long architectural lineage extending into prehistory.Corbel dome...
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Turku
Turku ([ˈturku]; Swedish: 'Åbo' [ˈoːbʊ]) is a city on the southwest coast of Finland at the mouth of the Aura River, in the region of Finland Proper. Turku, as a town, was settled during the 13th ...
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Jerusalem
Jerusalem (/dʒəˈruːsələm/; Hebrew: יְרוּשָׁלַיִם ; Arabic: القُدس‎ ), located on a plateau in the Judean Mountains between the Mediterranean and the Dead Sea, is one of the oldest cities in ...
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Dubai
Dubai (/duːˈbaɪ/ doo-BY; Arabic: دبيّ‎ Dubayy, [dʊˈbæj]) is the most populous city and emirate in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and the second largest emirate by territorial size after the...
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Moors
The Moors were the medieval Muslim inhabitants of the Maghreb, Iberian Peninsula, Sicily, and Malta.The Moors arrived in the Iberian Peninsula in 711 and called the territory Al-Andalus, an area which...
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Aqaba
Aqaba (Arabic: العقبة‎ al-ʻAqabah , "the steep path/ascent") is a Jordanian coastal city situated at the northeastern tip of the Red Sea. Aqaba is the largest city on the Gulf of Aqab...
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Shibam
Shibam (Arabic: شِبَام‎) (often referred to as Shibam Hadhramaut) is a town in Yemen. With about 7,000 inhabitants, it is the seat of the Shibam District in the Hadhramaut Governorate. It is...
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Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia (/ˌsaʊdi əˈreɪbi.ə/ or /ˌsɔːdiː əˈreɪbi.ə/), officially known as the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, is the largest Arab state in Western Asia by land area...
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