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Iran halts some commitments under nuclear deal
5:31am, 15th May, 2019

Iran halts some commitments under nuclear deal

Iran has officially stopped some commitments under a 2015 nuclear deal with world powers following an order from its national security council, an informed official in the country's atomic energy body told the ISNA news agency on Wednesday.
Saudi-backed Yemen forces attack Houthi sites: Al Arabiya
11:21pm, 14th May, 2019

Saudi-backed Yemen forces attack Houthi sites: Al Arabiya

Forces of the internationally recognized Yemeni government, which is backed by a Saudi-led coalition, killed 97 Houthi forces and captured 120 in the governorate of Al-Dhalea, Saudi-owned Al Arabiya television said on Wednesday, citing military sourc...
Violence overshadows Sudan's transition push
2:04pm, 14th May, 2019

Violence overshadows Sudan's transition push

Sudan's opposition alliance blamed military rulers on Tuesday for renewed street violence complicating efforts to negotiate a handover to civilian power after last month's overthrow of President Omar al-Bashir.
Turkey and Russia discuss reducing tension in Syria's Idlib
10:58am, 14th May, 2019

Turkey and Russia discuss reducing tension in Syria's Idlib

Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar and his Russian counterpart discussed ways to reduce tension in Syria's Idlib province, the Turkish Defense Ministry said on Tuesday, after the biggest military escalation in northwest Syria in nearly a year.