Middle East

Are the PKK and Cairo new allies?

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region—The Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) is building a relationship with the Egyptian government of President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, according to a...

8 year-old preacher leading the faithful in Jordan

Eight year-old Issa Al-Sharif of Jordan became the youngest imam and preacher at a mosque in Jordan due to his eloquence and beautiful voice when reciting the Quran....

Iran Threatens to Invade Iraqi Kurdistan, IRGC Mobilizes Forces

London, Erbil-Tension prevailed at the Kurdish frontier between Iran and Kurdistan following the threat of General Hossein Salami, deputy chief of the Revolutionary...

Syrian government pilot captured by rebels says monitor

A Syrian air force pilot was captured by rebels after his plane crashed near Damascus, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Friday. The aircraft crashed in...

RSF Turkey rep confident ahead of ‘terror’ trial

Agence France Presse ISTANBUL: The Turkey representative for Reporters Without Borders said Friday he was “confident” ahead of his trial for “terrorist...

Israel Imposes Harsh Restrictions on Palestinians in West Bank After Attacks

JERUSALEM — After two deadly attacks in the West Bank in two days, the Israeli government and military announced sweeping measures on Friday against Palestinians and...

Israeli girl stabbed to death by Palestinian inside bedroom

An Israeli girl has been stabbed to death at a Jewish settlement in the occupied West Bank by a Palestinian. Hallel Yaffa Ariel, 13, who had US citizenship, was attacked...