The blockade of Qatar, led by Saudi Arabia, has seen a slew of fake accounts open up and attempt to sway public opinion. In this…View More The fake Twitter accounts influencing the Gulf crisis
Pentagon says deployment of US military personnel to Saudi to face ’emergent, credible threats’. The United States has authorised the deployment of military personnel and…View More US to deploy troops to Saudi Arabia as Gulf tensions soar
Lebanon’s labour ministry says it is enforcing the law to protect Lebanese jobs and denies targeting Palestinians. Critics have claimed that Lebanon’s crackdown on unlicensed…View More Lebanon's Palestinian refugees protest against labour crackdown
Statement comes amid questions over whereabouts of Panamanian-flagged oil tanker travelling in the Strait of Hormuz. Iran’s foreign ministry has said Iranian forces came to…View More Iran says it towed foreign tanker with technical failure
Critics say the Lebanese government’s move targets low-wage Palestinian and Syrian workers and is discriminatory. Hundreds of Palestinian refugees in Lebanon protested in the capital Beirut…View More Palestinians in Lebanon protest crackdown on unlicensed workers
France, Britain and Germany call on Iran and US to return to dialogue and stop escalating tensions in Gulf. The European signatories to a 2015…View More European powers warn Iran nuclear deal could collapse, urge talks
Razan’s family fled Syria’s war in 2012 and sought asylum in the UK. Now, based in northern England, the couple run a cheese production company.…View More Meet a Syrian refugee couple winning hearts with cheese
Two civilians, two soldiers killed in Benghazi blasts attended by senior military leaders aligned with commander Haftar. At least four people were killed and 33…View More Four killed as car bombs target funeral in Libya's Benghazi
A UN investigator says the world should consider cutting ties with Israel in support of Palestinian quest for statehood. United Nations – A United Nations…View More UN official devises blueprint for Israeli accountability
Gaid Salah terms the demand a ‘poisonous idea’ that has come amid persisting protests. Algeria’s army chief has warned protesters against calling for a “civilian,…View More Algeria's army chief cautions against calls for 'civilian state'
The move comes after the Trump administration blamed Tehran and its proxies for attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf. The United States says it…View More US wants military coalition to safeguard waters off Iran, Yemen
Access to the service was interrupted following a deadly crackdown on protesters outside the army headquarters in June. Sudan’s telecom providers began restoring mobile access…View More Mobile internet access slowly restored in Sudan
Fifteen years on, Israel’s illegal separation wall is affecting the lives of Palestinian people and towns in the occupied West Bank. Fifteen years ago, the…View More Israel's illegal separation wall 'imprisons' Palestinians
Officials say Iran will not tolerate Britain’s ‘maritime robbery’ and deny claim tanker was on its way to Syria. Iran has denounced Britain’s detention of…View More Iran condemns UK's seizure of oil tanker as 'threatening act'