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Russia, Ukraine Expel Diplomats over Classified Information

Russia, Ukraine Expel Diplomats over Classified Information

Russia has ordered a Ukrainian diplomat to leave the country after allegedly receiving classified information from a database of the country’s main security agency and Ukraine responded by expelling a Russian diplomat. Alexander Sosonyuk, the Ukrainian consul in St.

Erdogan Defends Minister after Spat With Greece

Erdogan Defends Minister after Spat With Greece

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday robustly defended his foreign minister after he traded barbs in an unusually public spat with his Greek counterpart. Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias’s visit to Ankara on Thursday ended in disarray when he and Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Ca

Saudi ‘Umrah’ Strategy for Ramadan Sees Success in Early Days of Implementation

The strategy and guidelines laid out by Saudi Arabia’s Hajj and Umrah Ministry for this year’s Ramadan season have succeeded in safely easing the flow of Muslim pilgrims and worshipers visiting Makkah’s Grand Mosque during Islam’s holy month of fasting.

Houthi Attacks on Jazan Draw International, Arab Condemnation

Houthi Attacks on Jazan Draw International, Arab Condemnation

The Iranian-backed Houthi militias’ attack on civilians in Saudi Arabia's Jazan was strongly condemned by the international community and several Arab and Islamic countries. The Saudi Royal Air Defense Forces managed to intercept and destroy drones and ballistic missiles launched by the terrorist

Envoys to Iran Nuclear Talks Hail 'Progress' in Vienna

Envoys to Iran Nuclear Talks Hail 'Progress' in Vienna

The EU, Russia and Iran hailed progress at nuclear talks Saturday as discussions resumed in Vienna following an attack on one of Tehran's nuclear sites. The talks also took place just a day after Iran said it had started producing uranium at 60-percent purity following an explosion at its Natanz

Iran State TV Identifies Man It Says Was Behind Blast at Natanz Nuclear Site

Iran State TV Identifies Man It Says Was Behind Blast at Natanz Nuclear Site

Iran named a suspect Saturday in the attack on its Natanz nuclear facility that damaged centrifuges there, saying he had fled the country before the sabotage happened. State television named the suspect as 43-year-old Reza Karimi.

Israel Says Will 'Definitely' Stop Iran from Getting Nuclear Weapon

Israeli Foreign Minister Gabi Ashkenazi said Friday that his country was determined to stop Iran from building a nuclear weapon, after Tehran promised to step up its uranium enrichment process. “We will do whatever it takes to prevent the extremists (in Iran) from succeeding, and definitely will