Middle East Conflict News
Middle East News
New Norwegian government calls for closer ties with Israel, condemns BDS The Jerusalem Post - Israel News
"The Norwegian government does not see boycott of Israel as a contribution to dialogue, understanding and a peaceful development in the Middle East."
Netanyahu warns Gaza on violence | News , Middle East The Daily Star
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned Palestinian movement Hamas Wednesday of a “lethal” reaction to any renewed Palestinian violence on the ...
Yemen prisoner exchange terms expected next week | News , Middle East The Daily Star
Yemen's warring parties are expected to agree on the terms of a prisoner exchange in around 10 days, a representative of the internationally recognized Yemeni ...
Russian private contractors active in Sudan during protest crackdown Middle East Eye
Moscow denies a role in quashing protests, but confirms that private contractors have been training Sudanese forces.
Jordan officials hold talks in Syria on resuming flights The Daily Star
Civil aviation officials from Jordan visited Damascus Wednesday to discuss plans to reopen Syrian airspace to its commercial flights, Jordanian state media ...
Climate stress drove wave of Arab Spring refugees Thomson Reuters Foundation
Severe droughts helped fuel migration and asylum requests from the Middle East and North Africa, new evidence shows.
Egypt wants an Apple hub despite ongoing fight over iPhone prices CNBC
Egypt would like to see a more direct physical presence from tech giant Apple even as the two are caught up in conflict over local iPhone sales, the country's ...
Israel's 'arbitrary' airstrikes on Syria must stop, Russia warns Haaretz
Russia said on Wednesday that Israel should stop carrying out what it called arbitrary air strikes on Syria days after the Israeli air force targeted Iranian forces ...
Holy See urges resumption of Israeli-Palestinian dialogue Vatican News
Archbishop Bernardito Auza, the Holy See's Permanent Observer to the United Nations in New York, on Jan. 22 addressed a Security Council debate on the ...
Libya mourns Mohamed Ben Khalifa, photographer killed in Tripoli clashes Middle East Eye
Libyan photographer and cameraman Mohamed Ben Khalifa, who mainly worked for US-based news agency the Associated Press (AP), was killed by shrapnel ...