No War No Talks with US: Iran LeaderLeader of Islamic Republic of Iran Ayatollah Sayyed Ali Khamenei dismissed talks with the US after President Trump called for direct negotiations with Tehran, saying Washington is only after concessions.
UN Sharply Criticizes Israeli Regime over Crimes against PalestiniansThe United Nations’ human rights chief sharply criticized Israeli regime on Monday over massacring Palestinians in Gaza, and dire living conditions in the besieged strip inflicted by Israel’s 11-year blockade, illegal administrative detention system, lack of accountability mechanisms for violence against Palestinians, illegal settlements, and the so-called nation-state bill recently approved by Regime’s Parliament.
Doha Blames Riyadh for Barring Qataris from HajjQatar condemned Saudi Arabia for barring its citizens from performing hajj in Mecca, Saying Saudi Riyadh had shut down an electronic system used by travel agencies to obtain permits for pilgrims from Qatar.
Iran to Unveil New Fighter Jet Next WeekIran defense minister said on Saturday the Islamic Republic will unveil a new fighter jet next week and continue developing missile capabilities as a top priority.
The US-backed Saudi-led coalition in Yemen has secured secret deals with Terrorists from al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP), paying them to leave cities and recruiting them to fight Ansarullah movement, an investigation by Associated Press (AP) revealed.
Arms control experts are raising concerns about a possible loophole in the Trump administration’s new arms export policy, arguing that it gives the administration further cover to sell weapons to some of the world’s worst human rights violators.
Sheikh Rashid bin Hamad al-Sharqi, an Emirati prince who fled his country to Qatar, revealed secret disputes among Emirati rulers, Abu Dhabi’s involvement in money laundering cases and the UAE’s sponsorship of Qatari royals in exile.
There was much bonhomie as a few dozen people, including members of Congress and U.S. administration officials, gathered last week for dinner in a posh Washington neighborhood in honor of Qatar’s foreign minister.