Mon, 28 Nov 2022

'But You're a Woman': Iraqi Furniture-Maker Carves up Stereotypes

Baghdad - With hammer and saw, Nour al-Janabi is building her latest creation, a candy-pink sofa, in the carpentry workshop ...

Missiles strike US base in Syria Pentagon

The incident comes amid Türkiye's ongoing military operation against US-allied Kurdish militiasAn American military outpost in Syria has come under ...

Iran Bolsters Border Security to Prevent 'Infiltration'

Iran has sent additional units of special forces to fortify its northern border with Iraq and clamp down on what ...

US claims NATO ally directly threatened American troops

The Pentagon chastised Türkiye for ?uncoordinated? actions in SyriaThe US military has said that recent Turkish airstrikes in Syria "threatened ...

Salt, Drought Decimate Buffaloes in Iraq's Southern Marshes

CHIBAYISH, Iraq - Abbas Hashem fixed his worried gaze on the horizon - the day was almost gone and still, ...

US says NATO ally directly threatened American troops

The Pentagon chastised Türkiye for ?uncoordinated? actions during its military operation in SyriaThe US military has said recent Turkish airstrikes ...

Turkish Airstrike Hits 300 Meters From US Forces in Syria

washington - A Turkish airstrike launched as part of Ankara's new offensive against Syrian Kurdish fighters came uncomfortably close to ...

Turkey Pledges Syria Land Offensive to Fight Kurdish Militants

London - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Wednesday the military will begin a land operation against Kurdish militants in ...

Turkish air operation just the beginning Erdogan

The Turkish leader says Ankara is more determined than ever to secure its southern borderTürkiye's air operations in northern Iraq ...

Conspiracy to dismantle Iran foiled FM

Tehran's adversaries wanted to trigger a "terrorist war" in the country, Hossein Amir-Abdollahian claimedA plot that sought to spark a ...

"Assam CM sounds like a petty troll": Manish Tewari on Himanta Sarma's "Saddam Hussein" jibe at Rahul Gandhi

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], November 23 (ANI): Congress leader Manish Tewari on Wednesday, while reacting to Himanta Biswa Sarma's "Saddam Hussein" ...

Himanta Biswa Sarma's'Saddam Hussein' dig for Rahul Gandhi; Congress retorts at Assam CM's 'stunt'

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], November 23 (ANI): Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has taken a dig at Congress leader Rahul ...

AD Ports Group, Iraq's IDB sign agreement for port and logistics development

ABU DHABI, 9th November,2022 (WAM) -- AD Ports Group, the leading facilitator of global trade, logistics, and industry, and International ...

UAE expresses solidarity with Iraq and offers condolences over victims of fuel tanker explosion

ABU DHABI, 30th October, 2022 (WAM) -- The UAE has expressed its sincere condolences and solidarity with the Republic of ...

SAFEEN Group signs fuel oil transport and storage agreement with Amaan Baghdad Company

ABU DHABI, 3rd October, 2022 (WAM) - AD Ports Group's SAFEEN Group and Amaan Baghdad Company have signed an agreement ...

Turkish military reacts to claims it endangered US troops

Putting at risk the lives of NATO allies is "out of the question," the defense minister said Trkiye will not ...

The Kurds are the 'ideal scapegoat for both Turkey and Iran'

Turkey launched a fresh offensive against Kurdish groups in Syria on Sunday amid an ongoing air campaign against Kurds in ...

US endorses Turkish operation in Syria

The White House admitted this might negatively impact America's Kurdish allies Trkiye has the right to defend itself, the White ...

Iranian warnings about domestic unrest should be taken seriously

If the turmoil in Iran continues, regional consequences could be grave Amid ongoing unrest throughout Iran, it has accused both ...

U.S. bravado hides a deeply damaged democracy

The United States is a nation in decline and exceptionalism has blinded us into a dangerous allegiance, writes Bilal Cleland.What ...

Xinhua world news summary at 0030 GMT, Nov. 26

LOS ANGELES -- One person was killed and four others were injured in a Thanksgiving shooting in U.S. Southern California, ...

Xinhua Middle East news summary at 2200 GMT, Nov. 23

JERUSALEM -- Israel's police were boosting forces throughout Jerusalem on Wednesday after twin blasts shook the city, killing an Israeli-Canadian ...

Iraq says Saudi-Iranian talks transfer from security to diplomatic track

BAGHDAD, Nov. 23 (Xinhua) -- The Iraqi Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Wednesday that the negotiations between Saudi Arabia and ...

Egypt voices concern over attacks in Syria, Iraq

CAIRO, Nov. 23 (Xinhua) -- Egypt is following with great concern the recent Iranian and Turkish attacks in Iraq and ...

Türkiye to establish security zone in N. Syria: Erdogan

ANKARA, Nov. 23 (Xinhua) -- Türkiye will launch a ground operation into northern Syria "at the most convenient time" to ...

Xinhua Middle East news summary at 2200 GMT, Nov. 22

TEHRAN -- Iran said on Tuesday that it has started to produce more 60-percent enriched uranium as part of its ...

Türkiye calls on U.S. to "cease support" for YPG

ANKARA, Nov. 22 (Xinhua) -- Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar on Tuesday urged other countries, particularly the United States, to ...

Iran strikes "separatist terrorists" in Iraq's Kurdistan region

TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (Xinhua) -- The Ground Force of Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) on Tuesday launched a new ...

Xinhua world news summary at 1530 GMT, Nov. 22

PUL-E-KHUMRI, Afghanistan -- At least two mine workers were killed as a coal mine collapsed in Afghanistan's northern Baghlan province ...

Iran denies military deployment toward Iraqi borders

TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (Xinhua) -- The Iranian ambassador to Iraq has denied any Iranian military deployment toward Iraqi borders, the ...

4 killed, 43 wounded in gas tank explosion in Iraqi Kurdish region

BAGHDAD, Nov. 22 (Xinhua) -- Four people were killed and 43 wounded on Tuesday as a gas tank exploded in ...

UAE strongly condemns attack targeting northern Iraq

ABU DHABI, 16th November, 2022 (WAM) - The UAE strongly condemned the attack that targeted the Kurdistan Region in northern ...

UAE leaders congratulate Iraqi Prime Minister on Parliament's approval to new government

ABU DHABI, 14th November, 2022 (WAM) -- President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a message ...

Abdullah bin Zayed receives Iraqi FM in Abu Dhabi

ABU DHABI, 6th November, 2022 (WAM) -- H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International ...

President of UAE congratulates new prime minister of Iraq

ABU DHABI, 5th November,2022 (WAM) - President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan has congratulated Mohammed Shiaa' Al-Sudani ...

Abu Dhabi Exports Office signs 'Line of Credit' agreement with National Bank of Iraq

ABU DHABI, 1st November, 2022 (WAM) -- The Abu Dhabi Exports Office (ADEX), the export-financing arm of Abu Dhabi Fund ...

ADEX signs line-of-credit agreement with National Bank of Iraq to boost bilateral trade

ABU DHABI, 1st November, 2022 (WAM) -- The Abu Dhabi Exports Office (ADEX), the export-financing arm of Abu Dhabi Fund ...

Iraqi parliament approves new government

BAGHDAD, 27th October, 2022 (WAM) - Iraqi Prime Minister Muhammad Shia Al-Sudani confirmed today that his cabinet had won the ...

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After 73 years, Biden tells Palestinians to wait until conditions are right

NEW YORK CITY: Granting Palestine full state membership status at the UN would be a "practical" step that could preserve ...

Critics attacking Qatar missing the bigger picture

The concentrated attack on Qatar in the lead-up to and launch on Sunday of the 2022 FIFA World Cup has ...

Qatar security criticized for disrupting news report at World Cup

DOHA, Qatar: Qatar's Supreme Committee has apologized to a Danish film crew, who were threatened by security staff while broadcasting ...

UAE Press: Lois Mitchell shows how the UAE looks after its elderly

ABU DHABI, 23rd November, 2022 (WAM) -- Baniyas Cemetery in Abu Dhabi is no stranger to crowds. It is the ...

EU country refuses to shun Russian diamonds Guardian

Belgium has continued to import gems from Moscow in spite of sanctions pressureDespite eight rounds of sweeping EU sanctions against ...

Jerusalem bus stop bombings, at least 18 injured

Tel Aviv [Israel], November 23 (ANI): At least 18 people were injured in Jerusalem on Wednesday morning after twin explosions ...

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