Iran's president-elect won’t meet Biden, demands US ‘lift all oppressive sanctions’

Iran’s president-elect said Monday he wouldn’t meet with President Joe Biden nor negotiate over Tehran’s ballistic missile program and its support of regional militias, sticking to a hardline position following his landslide... Read more »

Israel’s Bennett warns world leaders about dealing with Iran’s new ‘regime of executioners’

Israel’s Prime Minister Naftali Bennet on Sunday warned about the outcome of Iran’s presidential election and said it is further proof that Tehran cannot be allowed to get a hold of nuclear... Read more »

Iran’s sole nuclear power plant undergoes emergency shutdown

Iran’s sole nuclear power plant has undergone an unexplained temporary emergency shutdown, state TV reported on Sunday. An official from the state electric company Tavanir, Gholamali Rakhshanimehr, said on a talk show... Read more »

Israeli PM Naftali Bennett warns US to ‘wake up’ before rejoining Iran nuclear deal

Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett warned the U.S. and other nations seeking to rekindle the nuclear agreement with Iran to “wake up” following the election of a hardline judge as the country’s... Read more »

Former Afghanistan president slams US-led military campaign as a failure ahead of planned withdrawal

The former president of Afghanistan has lambasted the United States military effort in his country, saying the mission failed to achieve any of the goals it set out nearly 20 years ago... Read more »

Ayatolloah's protege wins Iran presidency in questionable election

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – Iran’s hard-line judiciary chief won the country’s presidential election in a landslide victory Saturday, propelling the supreme leader’s protege into Tehran’s highest civilian position in a vote... Read more »

Iran votes in presidential poll tipped in hard-liner's favor

Iranians voted Friday in a presidential election dominated by a hard-line protege of Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei after authorities disqualified nearly all of his strongest competition, leading to what appeared to... Read more »

Top Israeli military official warns about renewed fighting with Hamas: report

The Israel Defense Forces chief of staff held a meeting with top military officials on Thursday and told them to prepare for new fighting with Hamas as tensions have remained high since... Read more »

Horrifying videos show moment Italian cable car plunged to ground, killing 14

Horrifying new footage shows the moment a cable car in the Italian Alps shot down the mountain in the catastrophic accident that killed 14 people. Two videos published by Italian news outlet... Read more »

Israel halts nighttime 'mapping' of Palestinians' West Bank homes

The Israeli military says it is reining in a controversial practice of conducting late-night raids of Palestinian homes in the West Bank aimed at gathering information about the houses and their inhabitants.... Read more »