Wed, 22 May 2019

Germany Hands Israel Thousands of Kafka Confidant's Papers

BERLIN - German authorities on Tuesday handed over to Israel some 5,000 documents kept by a confidant of Franz Kafka, ...

Bahrain Defends Decision to Host White House Mideast Meeting

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - Bahrain on Tuesday defended its decision to host a White House-engineered conference to address the ...

Trump Officials to Brief Congress on Iranian Threat

Nike Ching at the State Department and Carla Babb at the Pentagon contributed to this report.Top officials from U.S. President ...

Palestinians Cast Doubt on US-Led, Economy-Focused Peace Conference

Palestinian Prime Minister Mohammad Shtayyeh cast doubt Monday on a U.S.-led conference set to be held in Bahrain next month ...

Zarif Suggests Trump 'Try Respect' Instead of Threats

Nike Ching at the State Department and Carla Babb at the Pentagon contributed to this report.Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad ...

Reduction of Iran's Commitments Meant to Save Nuclear Deal

Iran's recent move to stop implementing some of its commitments under the 2015 nuclear deal with world powers is indeed ...

?Putin's Remarks Show Iran Shouldn?t Count on Russia?

Russian President Vladimir Putin's recent comment that Moscow is not a fire brigade to rescue everything in the world sends ...

Jimmy Carter Finds Renaissance in 2020 Democratic Scramble

ATLANTA, GA. - Former President Jimmy Carter carved an unlikely path to the White House in 1976 and endured humbling ...

Netherlands Wins Eurovision Song Contest; Russia Finishes Third

The Netherlands, one of the pre-event favorites, has won the Eurovision Song Contest finals, earning the country the right to ...

Iran Will Never Sit for Talks with Bullies: Rouhani

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani says Iranians believe in logic and negotiation, but the Islamic Republic will never surrender to the ...

Fan Votes Lift The Netherlands to Eurovision Song Contest Win

TEL AVIV, ISRAEL - The Netherlands won the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv Saturday, with Duncan Laurence's doleful ...

Netherlands Wins Eurovision Song Contest; Russia Finishes In Third

The Netherlands, one of the pre-event favorites, won the Eurovision Song Contest finals, earning the country the right to host ...

Syrian State Media: Projectiles Fired From Israeli Territory

BEIRUT - Syrian air defenses targeted projectiles fired from the direction of Israel for the second night in a row, ...

Israeli Supreme Court opens door to return of 65 Gaza fishing boats

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US, Israel to Blame for Regional Tensions: Hezbollah

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Hezbollah's second-in-command Sheikh Naim Qassem said the US and Israel are both responsible for the escalation of ...

2 Palestinians Succumb to Israeli-Inflicted Wounds

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - A Palestinian man in Gaza died weeks after he was critically injured during clashes between Israeli troopers ...

Human Rights Movements in the Middle East

This is an excerpt from Regional Security in the Middle East: Sectors, Variables and Issues. Get your free copy here.The ...

The International Community Makes a Mockery of Human Rights - Palestine Chronicle

While Palestinians commemorated their ongoing Nakba and perpetual trauma inflicted by Zionist settler-colonialism, the US and Israel lauded each other ...

Stories from the Homeland A Palestinian Film by Zarefah Baroud - Palestine Chronicle

Palestinian-American young filmmaker, Zarefah Baroud talks to her aunt in Gaza, Dr. Suma Baroud and her father, Palestinian author and ...

Iceland's Hatari Holds Up Palestinian Flags at Eurovision 2019 - Palestine Chronicle

The Icelandic band Hatari created a stir at Eurovision 2019 when they displayed banners in support of Palestine, highlighting the ...

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Wall Street closes higher on Tuesday

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were sharply higher on Tuesday, particularly in the tech sector after the U.S. ...

Jamie Oliver's network of diners placed into administration

LONDON UK - The restaurant chain founded and operated in the UK by Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver has filed for ...

Greenback bought up in Asia, stocks steady

SYDNEY, Australia - The U.S. dollar tanked on Tuesday in Asia due to what appears to be a looming trade ...

Thousands of jobs to go at Ford

DEARBORN, Michigan - Ford Motor Company is to slash its global workforce by about 10% over the next three months. ...

Sell-off in Nasdaq leads Wall Street lower

NEW YORK, New York - Technology stocks led Wall Street lower on Monday. The Nasdaq Composite fell sharply. One bright ...

Aussie stock market hits 11-year high

SYDNEY, Australia - Australian stocks soared on Monday, the first trading day since the sitting Liberal-National Party Coalition was re-elected ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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