Top

Another clean, modern theme by ThemeShark.com
Syndicate content BBC News
Get the latest BBC News from the Middle East: breaking news, features, analysis and debate plus audio and video coverage from across the Middle East.
Updated: 27 weeks 3 days ago

Iraq police hold 300 'insurgents'

Wed, 07/22/2009 - 19:29
Authorities in Iraq's Anbar province arrest more than 300 suspected insurgents, after a series of recent attacks in the area.

Iraq and US vow renewed alliance

Wed, 07/22/2009 - 18:02
The leaders of the US and Iraq meet for talks at the White House, pledging to work together to bring peace to Iraq.

Israeli textbooks to drop 'Nakba'

Wed, 07/22/2009 - 16:12
Israeli officials are to excise a term from a history book for Arabs that describes Israel's founding as a "catastrophe".

US 'will repel nuclear hopefuls'

Wed, 07/22/2009 - 12:24
The US is prepared to bolster the defence of Gulf allies if Iran develops nuclear arms, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says.

Somalis charged with hijacking

Wed, 07/22/2009 - 10:29
Twelve Somali pirates are charged with hijacking a Yemeni oil tanker earlier this year. One of the tanker's crew was killed in the hijack.

Israel to use Hitler shot for PR

Wed, 07/22/2009 - 10:04
Israeli embassies are told to use for public relations purposes a picture of Hitler meeting a Palestinian cleric, officials say.

Iraq United

Wed, 07/22/2009 - 09:18
Battered nation comes together over beautiful game

Gaza blast shakes Dahlan wedding

Wed, 07/22/2009 - 07:50
An explosion injures 50 people at a wedding in Gaza for the nephew of controversial Fatah strongman Muhammad Dahlan.

Saudi 'rights abuses' criticised

Wed, 07/22/2009 - 06:44
Amnesty International strongly criticises Saudi Arabia over abuses allegedly committed during counter-terrorism efforts.

Arrests at new Iranian protests

Tue, 07/21/2009 - 14:31
Iranian riot police arrest a number of pro-reform protesters in Tehran after demonstrations turn violent, reports say.

Pro-Palestinian activists parody controversial Israeli cellphone ad

Tue, 07/21/2009 - 13:10
Protesters test a controversial Israeli cellphone advert of a football game over the West Bank barrier.

Lebanon detains 10 for 'UN plot'

Tue, 07/21/2009 - 11:05
The Lebanese army says it has broken up a cell of Islamists who had allegedly planned attacks on UN peacekeepers.

Fahim gets Portsmouth takeover go-ahead

Tue, 07/21/2009 - 10:54
Portsmouth agree in principle to a takeover by United Arab Emirates businessman Sulaiman Al Fahim with Paul Hart appointed manager on a permanent basis.

UAE Blackberry update was spyware

Tue, 07/21/2009 - 08:50
A software update promoted by United Arab Emirates telecoms firm Etisalat appears to have been surveillance software.

Israel settlers burn olive trees

Tue, 07/21/2009 - 07:38
Ten people are arrested as Israeli settlers stone Palestinian cars and burn trees in protest at the removal of an illegal caravan.

Language of hope

Tue, 07/21/2009 - 07:11
Esperanto dreams of harmony in troubled region

Iraq cleric on rare public visit

Tue, 07/21/2009 - 06:53
The Iraqi Shia cleric, Moqtada Sadr, makes a rare public appearance, visiting Syria for talks with the president.

US to add 22,000 troops to army

Mon, 07/20/2009 - 16:09
The US announces an extra 22,000 troops for its army to cope with the strain of war in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Egyptian court frees insult poet

Mon, 07/20/2009 - 13:07
An Egyptian court overturns a three-year jail sentence and fine given to an amateur poet for insulting President Hosni Mubarak.

Curtain closer

Mon, 07/20/2009 - 12:44
Why was only Saudi film festival abruptly cancelled?

Custom

Praesent fringilla, arcu vel ornare ultricies, dolor neque pharetra nulla, sit amet suscipit nunc quam vitae libero. Ut convallis lobortis odio quis imperdiet. Quisque dolor lacus, porttitor at lobortis sed, porttitor quis purus. Proin commodo, quam ac interdum placerat, mi sem placerat velit, ut pulvinar arcu elit eu augue. Vestibulum sodales pharetra ante, non rutrum arcu posuere at.

Custom

Praesent fringilla, arcu vel ornare ultricies, dolor neque pharetra nulla, sit amet suscipit nunc quam vitae libero. Ut convallis lobortis odio quis imperdiet. Quisque dolor lacus, porttitor at lobortis sed, porttitor quis purus. Proin commodo, quam ac interdum placerat, mi sem placerat velit, ut pulvinar arcu elit eu augue. Vestibulum sodales pharetra ante, non rutrum arcu posuere at.

Custom

Praesent fringilla, arcu vel ornare ultricies, dolor neque pharetra nulla, sit amet suscipit nunc quam vitae libero. Ut convallis lobortis odio quis imperdiet. Quisque dolor lacus, porttitor at lobortis sed, porttitor quis purus. Proin commodo, quam ac interdum placerat, mi sem placerat velit, ut pulvinar arcu elit eu augue. Vestibulum sodales pharetra ante, non rutrum arcu posuere at.

Design by ThemeShark.com - Drupal Themes with bite!