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Aerial panoramic cityscape view of London (Shutterstock)
September 26, 2018 - 02:00 GMT
Immigration is set to fall dramatically following Brexit after the Cabinet agreed to tough curbs on the number of EU nationals allowed into Britain.
View of Tehran from the Azadi Tower - Iran (Shutterstock)
September 25, 2018 - 22:00 GMT
The Mujahedin-e-Khalq Organization (MEK or MKO) is a destructive mind control cult which the United States is using to implement a regime change policy in Iran, a former long-time MKO member says.
United States Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley (AFP)
September 25, 2018 - 18:00 GMT
The U.S. on Monday announced giving over $185 million in additional aid to Rohingya relief efforts in Myanmar and Bangladesh.
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September 25, 2018 - 14:02 GMT
The U.N. on Tuesday expressed concern over the rising number of civilian casualties in airstrikes carried out in Afghanistan.
Brave' White Helmets (Twitter)
September 25, 2018 - 13:48 GMT
The United Kingdom has said it is resettling members of Syria's White Helmets and their families, as the regime moves to crack down on the group's humanitarian work.
Thousands of people gather in the south-western Iranian city of Ahvaz for the funeral of those killed during an attack on a military parade (AFP)
September 25, 2018 - 13:45 GMT
Iran has asked the U.K. to identify members of the Al-Ahwaziya separatist group and deport them.
Yemeni army special taskforce (Twitter)
September 25, 2018 - 13:38 GMT
Heavy Yemeni army special taskforce deployments along Hodeidah outskirts are missioned with pushing forward into the center of the coastal city and drive out coupist snipers.
Aquarius rescue Ship (AFP)
September 25, 2018 - 13:32 GMT
France will not allow the Mediterranean rescue ship Aquarius, currently near the Libyan coast, to dock at the country's southern port of Marseille, Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Tuesday.
EU's High representative for foreign affairs and security policy Federica Mogherini (AFP)
September 25, 2018 - 13:26 GMT
The European Union said Monday its members would set up a payment system to allow oil companies and businesses to continue trading with Iran in a bid to evade sanctions after the U.S. withdrew from a nuclear agreement.
Rohingya refugees arriving by boat at Shah Parir Dwip on the Bangladesh side of the Naf River (AFP)
September 25, 2018 - 13:22 GMT
The United States, long mum on Myanmar’s crimes committed against the minority Rohingya Muslims, has released a report blaming only the Southeast Asian country’s military for the “well-planned and coordinated” atrocities.
UNRWA Gaza (Twitter)
September 25, 2018 - 11:27 GMT
The World Bank has raised alarm at the deteriorating economic situation in the Gaza Strip amid a crippling Israeli blockade, calling for immediate global action to prevent the “economic collapse” of the Palestinian coastal enclave.
Gaza border protests (Twitter)
September 25, 2018 - 11:23 GMT
A 21-year-old Palestinian was killed and 90 others were injured, on Monday evening, as Israeli forces fired live ammunition at protests in the northern besieged Gaza Strip.
Israeli settlers defile al-Aqsa Mosque (Twitter)
September 25, 2018 - 11:18 GMT
Dozens of Israeli settlers stormed the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound under armed security by Israeli forces, on Tuesday, through the Moroccan Gate and performed Jewish religious prayers.
Hodeidah port (Twitter)
September 25, 2018 - 11:15 GMT
The Arab coalition fighting in support of the legitimate Yemeni government said on Monday it has spotted Iranian military using spying devices to monitor ships crossing the Strait of Bab el-Mandeb.
New batch of Turkish military vehicles tanks passed the Cilvegozu border gate positioned in the buffer zone to enter Syria (Twitter)
September 25, 2018 - 11:10 GMT
Turkish military vehicles enter Idlib after militants snub an agreement between Turkey and Russia for creation of a buffer zone in the northwestern Syrian province, the last major militant stronghold in the Arab country.
Obama’s appalling decision seems to be one of his few policies that the Trump administration is - surprisingly - happy to carry on with. /AFP
September 25, 2018 - 10:26 GMT
Leaks have shown that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo renewed support to the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen after he was told withdrawing that support risked arms and commercial sales to Saudi Arabia and the UAE. This is the latest example of states backing down to Saudi will, now that Mohammed Bin Salman has made clear he will attack any party who expresses disagreement. Meanwhile, Yemenis continue to die, and no one will stand up to Riyadh.