Middle East

  1. White House works to fill its own vacuum in Syria with allied Arab forces

    Bahrain, Jordan, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates would be expected to take part.
  2. Assad steps up efforts to crush last besieged enclaves

    Despite Western airstrikes, the Syrian government continued its advance, with Russian and Iranian aid.
  3. Belgium companies sold deadly chemicals to Assad in violation of sanctions

    Knack magazine reported that the companies said they were not aware that export licenses were required for the sale of chemicals to Syria.
  4. EU passes bill to promote anti-hate education in Palestinian schools

    Palestinian textbooks will henceforth be examined to proactively maintain that they meet EU and UNESCO standards.
  5. Iran says will make or buy any weapons it needs, blasts 'invading powers'

    "We are not living in a normal region, and we see invading powers have built bases around us. Disregarding the principles of international law, they intervene in regional affairs."


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