Middle East

A crew member takes pictures with a mobile phone on Iranian oil tanker Adrian Darya 1, previously named Grace 1, as it sits anchored after the Supreme Court of the British territory lifted its detention order, in the Strait of Gibraltar, Spain, August 18, 2019. REUTERS/Jon Nazca     TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Mariners can input any destination into tracking system, so Turkey may not be its true destination
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Sun, 08/25/2019 - 05:53
FILE - An Israeli Air Force F-15 in flight near the city of Beersheba.
Israeli military spokesman says warplanes struck several targets southeast of capital; objective was to abort planned 'terrorist attack'
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Sat, 08/24/2019 - 22:05
In this photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, Syrian army soldiers flash the victory sign as they stand on their tank in the village of Kfar Nabuda, in the countryside of Hama province, Syria, May 11, 2019.
Turkish President Erdogan says he will protest advance of Syrian government forces to Russian President Putin at meeting next week
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Sat, 08/24/2019 - 12:59
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks to his supporters after Friday prayers, in Ankara, Turkey, Aug. 23, 2019. Erdogan discussed the situation in Syria with Russia's President Vladimir Putin.
Syrian government offensive against rebels in Idlib is putting Russian-Turkish rapprochement under threat, as Erdogan warns of a humanitarian crisis and national security threat
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Fri, 08/23/2019 - 15:24
FILE - Members of UAE-backed southern Yemeni separatists forces are seen together with their supporters as they march.
Yemeni officials: Government forces rout separatists from previously divided provincial capital in south
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Fri, 08/23/2019 - 08:01
Plumes of smoke rise after an explosion at a military base southwest of Baghdad, Iraq, Aug. 12, 2019
Confirmation comes as Israeli Prime Minister is strongly hinting that his country is behind recent airstrikes that have hit bases and munitions depot belonging to Iran-backed paramilitary forces operating in Iraq
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Fri, 08/23/2019 - 07:02
TOPSHOT - Syrian civilians flee on August 22, 2019 a conflict zone in Syria's rebel-held northwestern region of Idlib, where government bombardment has killed hundreds since late April, near Maar Shurin on the outskirts of Maaret al-Numan. Damascus…
Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says there are no civilians left in specified area of Idlib province; most have left because of constant shelling by regime forces 
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Thu, 08/22/2019 - 19:29