The United States will have to sever its military assistance to the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) battling ISIS if the fighters partner with the head of the Syrian regime, Bashar Assad, or Russia, a senior US general said on Sunday.
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Saudi Arabia condemned on Saturday that terrorist attack in Egypt’s North Sinai region, reported the Saudi Press Agency.
An official source at the Foreign Ministry reiterated the Kingdom’s solidarity with Cairo in its war on terrorism, offering its c
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How regrettable was the European Union Commission’s move to include Saudi Arabia in the list of “high risk” countries in the area of money laundering and terrorist financing. Not only because the declaration was made without a single visit by the Com
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Anti-government protests continued in Sudan on Thursday with demonstrators rallying in support of millions affected by conflicts.
Deadly protests that erupted in Sudan on December 19 over a decision to triple the price of bread have spread across the
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A former US Air Force counterintelligence specialist has been charged with spying for Iran.
The Justice Department said Wednesday that Monica Elfriede Witt, 39, who defected to Iran, has been charged with revealing classified information to the Tehra
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The UN counter-terrorism chief warned Monday that recent losses by ISIS "should not lead to complacency at any level," saying the terrorist group remains a global threat.
Vladimir Voronkov told the Security Council Monday that the threat is increased
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The US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces captured 41 positions held by ISIS militants and destroyed their fortifications in the last tiny pocket they hold in eastern Syria amid fierce fighting, a spokesman said Sunday.
Mustafa Bali said the Kurdish-led
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Algeria’s ruling party FLN picked on Saturday President Abdulaziz Bouteflika to run for reelection in the April 18 presidential elections.
Bouteflika, 81, who has been in office since 1999 and rarely been in public since suffering a stroke in 2013 th
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From Syria to Venezuela, the Western Powers on one side and Russia and China on the other, are flexing their muscles and blackmailing each other.
This scene is a reminder of how the world looked like during the 1960s and 1970s. Those were the days of
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US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced Wednesday that his country’s troop withdrawal from Syria will not end “America’s fight” against the ISIS terrorist group as the United Nations warned that the group still poses a significant threat.
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