Thursday, May 25, 2017 | Last Update : 09:54 PM IST

Middle East

Trump's speech to Israeli parliament scrapped amid concerns

Former Presidents Jimmy Carter, Bill Clinton and George W. Bush addressed the Knesset during visits; Obama opted to speak at a university.

25 May 2017 9:06 PM

Donald Trump condemns 'evil losers' behind Manchester terror attack

'I won't call them monsters because they would like that term. They would think that's a great name', Trump said.

23 May 2017 5:24 PM

Video: On Israel visit, Trump offers hand to US First Lady who brushes it off

The moment was captured as they walked down the red carpet at Ben Gurion airport with Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara.

23 May 2017 1:59 PM

On Israel visit, Trump becomes first sitting prez to pray at Western Wall

Trump visited the Western Wall in a private capacity and was not accompanied by any Israeli leaders.

23 May 2017 8:18 AM

Gunmen kills German woman, security guard in Kabul

The incident took place on Saturday night in Ayoub Khan Mena area in PD7 when armed attackers stormed the house, reports the Tolo News.

22 May 2017 9:19 PM

Donald Trump to revive frozen peace talks on first visit to Israel

At US President Donald Trump's request, Israel decides to improve Palestine's economy and facilitate crossings.

22 May 2017 9:17 PM

17 Iraqi soldiers killed in suicide attacks by ISIS militants in Mosul

Six Iraqi soldiers were killed and 4 injured after a bomber rammed his explosives-laden vehicle into Iraqi forces in northwestern Mosul.

22 May 2017 4:21 PM

Under USD 630 mn deal, Israel to supply long-range defence systems to Indian Navy

Israel last month bagged a USD 2 billion deal – its largest ever - to supply the Indian Army and Navy with missile defence systems.

22 May 2017 3:07 PM

Video: US President Trump dances at Saudi’s traditional sword ceremony

The traditional men’s sword dance is known as the ardah, according to the Saudi Embassy in the United States.

22 May 2017 1:11 PM

Jordan: US envoy Haley says Trump administration will support Syrian refugees

US envoy Nikki Haley’s message was diluted by US President Trump's planned budget cuts and his hardline position on refugees.

22 May 2017 10:44 AM