Middle East

Iran blocked from closed-door Security Council meeting

Iran blocked from closed-door Security Council meeting

'Iran was entitled to participate in the Council's meeting today,' Iran's UN ambassador says

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Arab world approves of policies of Turkish president
24.06.2019

Arab world approves of policies of Turkish president

Arab Barometer survey finds over half of Arab world agrees with Recep Tayyip Erdogan's Middle East policies

New passenger rail service connects Turkey and Iran
24.06.2019

New passenger rail service connects Turkey and Iran

Train from Tehran will arrive in eastern Turkish city of Van Tuesday morning, after stopping at Tabriz

India scraps anti-tank missile deal with Israel
24.06.2019

India scraps anti-tank missile deal with Israel

Move comes after indigenous defense firm says it is capable of providing alternative missiles to Indian army within two years

Iraq MPs approve defense, interior, justice ministers
24.06.2019

Iraq MPs approve defense, interior, justice ministers

A nominee for education minister failed to receive enough votes from lawmakers

Qatar to invest $3 billion in cash-strapped Pakistan
24.06.2019

Qatar to invest $3 billion in cash-strapped Pakistan

Announcement comes day after Qatar emir's visit to Islamabad