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Iranians cry ‘revenge’ at funeral of suicide bomb victims

Iranians cry ‘revenge’ at funeral of suicide bomb victims

Tens of thousands of Iranians called for “revenge” yesterday at the funeral of 27 Revolutionary Guards killed in a suicide attack perpetrated by militants.

Troops arrest four Palestinians

Troops arrest four Palestinians

Israeli occupation forces arrested four young Palestinians from the Ramallah and Al-Bireh and Hebron governorates in West Bank and raided and searched a number of houses.

Islamic State's 'caliphate' on brink of defeat in Syria

Islamic State's 'caliphate' on brink of defeat in Syria

US-backed fighters in Syria are poised to capture Islamic State's last, tiny enclave on the Euphrates, the battle commander said on Saturday, bringing its self-declared caliphate to the brink of total defeat.

Tunisian workers kidnapped in Libya

Tunisian workers kidnapped in Libya

Militiamen have kidnapped a group of Tunisian workers near the Libyan capital Tripoli, demanding Tunis release a comrade, the foreign ministry and a rights activist said.

Turkey urges US to put its weight behind Khashoggi probe

Turkey urges US to put its weight behind Khashoggi probe

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan urged the United States to put its weight behind the investigation into the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi and not to set the matter aside because of its ties with Riyadh.

Acting Pentagon chief says committed to defeating IS, but allies sceptical

Acting Pentagon chief says committed to defeating IS, but allies sceptical

Acting US Defence Secretary Patrick Shanahan said on Friday that the United States is committed to defeating Islamic State in the Middle East and beyond, but officials said European allies are sceptical of Washington's pledges.

Khashoggi remains may have been burned: Turkish police

Khashoggi remains may have been burned: Turkish police

Turkish police believe the remains of murdered Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi may have been burned, Turkey's state-run news agency Anadolu said on Thursday, citing a police report.

Iran vows revenge on 'mercenaries' behind suicide attack

Iran vows revenge on 'mercenaries' behind suicide attack

President Hassan Rouhani vowed revenge on Thursday against the "mercenary group" behind a suicide bombing which killed 27 troops in southeastern Iran and accused the US and Israel of supporting "terrorism".

Suicide attack leaves 27 Iran Guards dead

Suicide attack leaves 27 Iran Guards dead

A suicide bomber killed at least 27 members of Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guards yesterday, Tasnim news agency said, in a southeastern region where security forces are facing a rise in attacks by militants.

In the Gaza Strip pet a lion, declawed

In the Gaza Strip pet a lion, declawed

A zoo in the war-battered Palestinian enclave of Gaza is promoting itself as offering the chance to play with a lion, who has been declawed but still has its teeth.

Hundreds flee US-backed Syria battle for last IS holdout

Hundreds flee US-backed Syria battle for last IS holdout

The ferocious battle for the Islamic State group's last bastion in eastern Syria entered its fifth day on Wednesday, as exhausted families left the ever-shrinking scrap of land where holdout jihadists have been boxed in by Kurdish-led forces.

Hundreds flee US-backed Syria battle for last IS holdout

Hundreds flee US-backed Syria battle for last IS holdout

Exhausted families trudged out of the Islamic State group’s last bastion in eastern Syria yesterday, as Kurdish-led forces boxed holdout militants into an ever-shrinking pocket.

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