Israeli prosecutors have filed murder charges against two citizens for a July 31 arson attack in the occupied West Bank that killed three members of a Palestinian family.Amiram Ben Oleal, 21, was indicted on Sunday for murder on the basis of a hate crime, and the second, a minor, was indicted as an accessory to murder. Yinon Reuveni, 20, and
LONDON (Reuters) - British soldiers may be put on trial for alleged crimes committed in Iraq including murder, the head of a government unit investigating claims of torture and unlawful killing said in an interview published on Saturday.
Mark Warwick, a former police detective who is in charge of the Iraq Historic Allegations Team (Ihat), was
American companies risk missing out on a “gold rush” in Iran if sanctions are lifted as expected next year under the controversial nuclear deal, experts have warned.
Companies from Asia and Europe are already flocking to do business in the emerging economy, which is set to come in from the cold should Tehran meet its obligations to not
The Saudi Interior Ministry said it had executed 47 people Saturday, including opposition Shiite cleric Nimr.
The ministry noted in its statement, which was broadcast on Saudi state television, that they were convicted on charges of "terrorism", most of whom are suspected of belonging to al-Qaeda.
The Saudi court sentenced Al-Nimr to death last
The Iranian government and religious leaders across the Middle East have condemned Saudi Arabia’s execution of a prominent Shia cleric and warned of repercussions that could bring down the country’s royal family.
In a serious escalation of religious and diplomatic tensions in the region, councils and clerics in Iran, Yemen and Lebanon
The Kuwaiti Defence Ministry has denied reports that a Kuwaiti soldier participating in the Operation Restoring Hope was killed in Yemen, Kuwait News Agency (Kuna) reported.
"The ministry's Moral Guidance and Public Relations Department urged in a statement mass media to ensure accuracy and to get information on the Kuwaiti army only from
A gunman opened fire outside a popular bar in the coastal Israeli city of Tel Aviv on Friday afternoon, killing two people and wounding at least three others before fleeing the scene, police said.
The motive for the shooting spree, which took place on a busy main street, was not immediately clear, police said. Media reported the assailant was a
The authorities in Dubai are trying to find out what caused a spectacular fire to engulf a 63-storey luxury hotel in the city centre on New Year's Eve.
After battling for more than 20 hours, firefighters appear to have extinguished most of the blaze at the Address Downtown Hotel.
An eyewitness has told the BBC only a couple of small isolated fires
The Saudi authorities announced on Friday that three civilians, including two children, were killed and 11 others injured in the southwest of the Kingdom due to shells fired from neighboring Yemen.
The Spokesman of the Jazan's Civil Defense, Major Yahya Abdullah Al-Qahtani, said in a statement that "a number of projectiles fired from inside the