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Netanyahu's Wife Charged with Fraud, Justice Ministry Says

Netanyahu's Wife Charged with Fraud, Justice Ministry Says

Sara Netanyahu, wife of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, was charged on Thursday with fraud and breach of trust after a long police probe into allegations she falsified household expenses, the justice ministry said. "The Jerusalem district prosecutor a short time ago filed charges again

Taliban Strikes After Ceasefire, Kills 30 Afghan Soldiers

Taliban Strikes After Ceasefire, Kills 30 Afghan Soldiers

Taliban militants killed on Wednesday at least 30 Afghan soldiers in an attack on two checkpoints in the western province of Badghis, the provincial governor said, their first major attack since a ceasefire for the Eid al-Fitr holiday. The three-day Taliban ceasefire ended on Sunday. Provincia

King Salman Hopes Kabul-Taliban Truce will be Renewed

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz has followed with great interest the truce reached by the Afghan government and Taliban movement during Eid al-Fitr, expressing his support for it, a Royal Court statement said on Wednesday. King Salman hoped that the truce will be renew

Saudi: Pakistani National Wounded as Houthi Missile Lands in Remote Area

Saudi: Pakistani National Wounded as Houthi Missile Lands in Remote Area

A ballistic missile fired by Yemen’s Houthi insurgents towards Jazan has wounded a Pakistani national, the Coalition to Restore Legitimacy in Yemen said Sunday. The missile fell in a remote area and the Pakistani expatriate was slightly injured, the coalition said in a statement released by the o

Germany's Merkel Emphasizes Need to Tackle Iran's 'Aggressive' Behavior

Germany's Merkel Emphasizes Need to Tackle Iran's 'Aggressive' Behavior

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday said European countries sand called for solutions to Iran's “aggressive tendencies” in the Middle East, expressing her concerns over the Islamic Republic's ballistic missile program. “Iran’s aggressive tendencies must not only be discussed, but rather w

Syria’s Assad Regime Determined to Boost Trade with Iran

Syria’s Assad Regime Determined to Boost Trade with Iran

Syrian Economy and Foreign Trade Minister Mohammad Samer al-Khalil with Iran’s First Vice President Eshaq Jahangiri discussed on Sunday the final steps in announcing a strategic trade agreement between Tehran, Damascus and Baghdad.

Tehran Warns From Aftermath of Nuclear Deal Collapse

Iranian Atomic Energy Organization Head Ali Akbar Salehi, in a meeting with United Nations Chief António Guterres on the sidelines of the Oslo Forum, said his country believes that European proposals for saving the nuclear deal are insufficient, expressing doubt on Iran staying in the agreement.