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Syrian regime, allies advance against IS in Deir az-Zour

17 October, 2017

The Syrian regime's army and allied forces pushed into the remaining IS-held districts of Deir az-Zour city in eastern Syria on Tuesday, local reports said.

Netanyahu: Israel will not recognise Fatah-Hamas reconciliation deal

17 October, 2017

The Israeli Prime Minister told his cabinet he would cooperate with the new PA government in Gaza, but would not follow the US' example by recognising the deal.

Turkey closes airspace to Iraq's Kurdistan region

16 October, 2017

Turkey is closing its airspace to flights to and from Iraq’s semi-autonomous Kurdish region, Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag told reporters on Monday.

Iran police sting seize 100,000 fake Iraqi pilgrimage visas

16 October, 2017

Iranian police have seized thousands of fake visas for the annual Arbaeen commemoration in Iraq, which sees millions of Shia pilgrims descent on Najaf.

Dozens of militants killed in Egypt Sinai attacks

16 October, 2017

Egypt's military said at least 24 militants and six soldiers were killed on Sunday in attacks on military outposts in North Sinai, claimed by IS.

Malaysia rolls out red carpet for Qatari Emir

16 October, 2017

Sheikh Tamim is scheduled to meet Malaysia's prime minister and king, followed by a state banquet at the palace, in his second trip abroad since the Gulf crisis began.

Iran 'closes border crossings' with Iraq's Kurdistan

15 October, 2017

The three official border crossings between Iraq’s Kurdish region and Iran have been closed, Kurdish media reported on Sunday.

Turkish army 'expands troop deployment' in Syria's northwest

15 October, 2017

The Turkish army is expanding its deployment in northwest Syria with the goal of reining in Russian strikes in the Idlib border province, under a deal to reduce clashes.

Nearly 700,000 Iraqis from war-torn Mosul still displaced: NGO

15 October, 2017

The Norwegian Refugee Council said nearly 700,000 Iraqis from the former Islamic State stronghold of Mosul and nearby areas are still displaced despite the city's recapture three months ago.

Syria regime, allies 'capture Mayadeen from IS'

15 October, 2017

Syrian regime troops and allied forces captured the city of Mayadeen from the Islamic State group on Saturday, state media said.

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