Established by Fathi Ibrahim Bayoud 2005 - Homs

Home >> Middle East

Iran's next year budget eyes oil prices at $50 a barrel: official on SHANA

Iran's next year budget eyes oil prices at $50 a barrel: official on SHANA

Iran's budget for next year expects oil prices at $50 a barrel, head of Planning and Budget Organization Mohammad-Baqer Nobakht said in a press conference Monday. Nobakht was quoted as saying by oil ministry's news agency SHANA that the government had prepared the budget on expectations of...

read more
With two days left, deadlocked Israel faces repeat vote

With two days left, deadlocked Israel faces repeat vote

Israel edged closer to a third election within a year Monday as neither the embattled premier Benjamin Netanyahu nor his main rival appeared close to forming a government two days before a deadline. Right-winger Netanyahu and former army general Benny Gantz, who leads the centrist Blue and...

read more
Iran says ready for more US prisoner swaps

Iran says ready for more US prisoner swaps

Iran said Monday it was open to more prisoner swaps with the US while stressing an exchange at the weekend was not the result of formal negotiations with its arch-foe. US President Donald Trump thanked Iran for what he called a "very fair negotiation" after an American scholar was released...

read more
Palestinians strike over Hebron settlement building

Palestinians strike over Hebron settlement building

Palestinians staged a general strike in the West Bank city of Hebron (Al-Khalil) on Monday in protest of Israeli plans to build a new settlement in the flashpoint city.  Shops and public and private institutions shut their doors as part of the strike, according to an Anadolu Agency...

read more
X :Latest News
'Clasico will be played', says Barcelona president Bartomeu      Hamilton talks informal, says Ferrari chief      Iraq mob lynches youth accused of attacking protesters      Lebanon PM asks World Bank, IMF help with economic rescue plan      Armed opposition thwarts Iranian attack east of Idlib      Russia expels two German diplomats in row over killing      Two rockets fall near Baghdad International Airport      Israel arrests senior Hamas leaders in W. Bank raids