Iran's Khamenei backs Yemen's Houthi movement, calls... | Daily Mail Online

DUBAI, Aug 13 (Reuters) - Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei pledged on Tuesday Tehran's continued support for Yemen's Houthi movement and called...

Johnson stokes election suspicions with camera-friendly Leeds trip | Politics | The Guardian

UK prime minister seems to be in campaign mode as he visits a prison and hospital in YorkshireBoris Johnson appeared to be in election campaign mode on a “splash and selfie tour”, as he flew to Yorkshire to visit a prison and hospital on Tuesday.The prime minister took an RAF flight

Iran supreme leader urges support for Yemen's Houthi... | Daily Mail Online

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) - Iran's state TV reports that the country's supreme leader is urging support for Yemen's Houthis against a Saudi-led coalition that he...

John Bolton doesn’t want a trade deal with the UK – he wants to colonise us | Simon Tisdall | Opinion | The Guardian

Trump’s national security adviser wants the UK to be beholden to the US for its daily bread, making the country a timid American outpostJohn Bolton doesn’t do free trade. He does regime change in countries such as <a href="https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2019/may/17/john-bolton-iran-north-kor

Iran says US naval coalition with Israel and United Kingdom in Strait of Hormuz raises "risk of combustion" in Persian Gulf today - CBS News

Trump admin is pushing allies to join a flotilla to keep Iran from interfering in the flow of crude oil out of the Persian Gulf

Gibraltar denies it is about to release captured Iranian tanker | World news | The Guardian

Court in the British territory will decide fate of Grace 1, seized by UK, on ThursdayConfusion swirled over a possible breakthrough in the tanker standoff in the Middle East on Tuesday after Gibraltar scotched Iranian media reports that an Iranian tanker was due to be released.The F

Gibraltar says no immediate plan to release Iranian tanker | Daily Mail Online

MADRID (AP) - A senior official in Gibraltar is denying reports that an Iranian tanker seized near the British overseas territory is poised to be...

Iran supreme leader urges support for Yemen’s Houthi rebels - The Washington Post

Iran’s state TV reports that the country’s supreme leader is urging support for Yemen’s rebels against a Saudi-led coalition that he says is trying to “disintegrate” the country

Iran Says Tanker Seized at Gibraltar Will Be Released Soon - The New York Times

British and Gibraltar officials declined to comment on the Iranian prediction that the Iranian tanker, held since July 4, would be let go.

Iran says Britain might free oil tanker soon - IRNA | Daily Mail Online

DUBAI, Aug 13 (Reuters) - Iran said on Tuesday that Britain might free its oil tanker Grace 1 soon in a maritime saga that has exacerbated frictions...

Iranian reports claim tanker seized by British marines will be released TODAY | Daily Mail Online

The British overseas territory seized Iran's Grace 1 supertanker on July 4 with the help of British forces on suspicion it was shipping oil to Syria in violation of EU sanctions.

Saudi-UAE 'rift' weakens fight against common Yemen foe | Daily Mail Online

Riyadh and Abu Dhabi put on a display of unity over Yemen, but the capture of Aden by UAE-backed separatists exposes simmering divisions that analysts say...

Gibraltar says no immediate plan to release Iranian tanker - The Washington Post

A senior official in Gibraltar is denying a report by Iran’s semi-official Fars news agency that an Iranian tanker seized near the British overseas territory is set to be released

Iran says in touch with Britain over seized tanker | Daily Mail Online

Iran's port authority said Tuesday it has been in contact with British authorities as part of efforts to secure the release of a tanker seized off...

Maryam Shojaei helps Iran’s female football fans carry fight for admission | Suzanne Wrack | Football | The Guardian

Gianni Infantino’s efforts have not had much impact and, with World Cup qualifiers soon, the wait to attend games continues“They think that, if they give up on this, it’s a noose for them,” says Maryam Shojaei. “People will ask for more. If they give in in one area, they fear they will hav

Iran says Britain might release Grace 1 oil tanker soon... | Daily Mail Online

DUBAI, Aug 13 (Reuters) - Iran said on Tuesday that Britain might free its oil tanker Grace 1 soon, after some documents were exchanged that would help the...

Syria's Aleppo symbol of Assad's wins _ and of enduring war - ABC News

Syrian rebels still strike Aleppo, killing civilians nearly 3 years after government recaptured the city

Syria's Aleppo symbol of Assad's wins _ and of enduring... | Daily Mail Online

ALEPPO, Syria (AP) - Members of the al-Ali family were walking home from shopping when several shells slammed into the busy street on the western edges of...

ITF 'satisfied' with Islamabad security plan as India... | Daily Mail Online

By Sudipto GangulyMUMBAI, Aug 13 (Reuters) - Tennis chiefs are satisfied with the current safety plan in place for next month's Davis Cup tie between...

Iranians in Dubai once flourished, now under pressure amid Persian Gulf tensions - The Washington Post

Many Iranians considered Dubai to be their “Switzerland,” but life no longer seems so secure.

Brexit: Bolton says US ready to negotiate post-departure trade pact

National Security Adviser John Bolton said after meeting with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson that a piecemeal approach to trade negotiations was "not unprecedented."<a href="https://www.gannett-cdn.com/presto/2019/08/13/USAT/5e5108f5-f9fc-4510-900f-7a6560c90409-John_Bol

Former PM Theresa May refused to take part in a US operation to protect ships in the gulf | Daily Mail Online

The US national security adviser John Bolton is currently visiting London and said the UK's original preference was to take part in a European operation in the gulf.

Ibraheem Zakzaky: Nigerian IMN leader flown to India for treatment - BBC News

Supporters of Ibraheem Zakzaky have staged weeks of protests to demand his release.

Bolton says US ready to negotiate post-Brexit trade pact | Daily Mail Online

LONDON (AP) - U.S. President Donald Trump's national security adviser says the United States is ready to negotiate a post-Brexit trade deal with the U.K. "in...

Blasts from Iraqi militia weapons depot kill one,... | Daily Mail Online

BAGHDAD, Aug 12 (Reuters) - A large fire broke out on Monday at a weapons depot run by an Iraqi militia group, causing explosions heard across Baghdad,...

Blast at Iraq weapons depot injures 13, cause unclear | Daily Mail Online

BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's interior ministry says a large explosion at an ammunition depot southwest of the capital, Baghdad, has injured 13 people, most...

UK first in line for trade deal, US national security... | Daily Mail Online

Mr Bolton said the US had been `ready to negotiate´ with Theresa May´s government

British warship sets sail for tanker escort mission in... | Daily Mail Online

LONDON, Aug 12 (Reuters) - British warship HMS Kent set sail for the Gulf on Monday to join a U.S.-led mission protecting commercial shipping vessels in...

Blasts from Iraqi militia weapons depot injures 14 | Daily Mail Online

BAGHDAD, Aug 12 (Reuters) - A large fire broke out on Monday at a weapons depot run by an Iraqi militia group, causing explosions heard across Baghdad and...

Security lapses at the jail where Jeffrey Epstein hanged himself | Daily Mail Online

Jeffrey Epstein's apparent suicide has brought new scrutiny to the federal jail in New York where he was being held given the previous security lapses at the facility.

Epstein jail 'a gulag' in lower Manhattan - BBC News

The jail where Jeffrey Epstein died suffers from staff shortages and issues with sanitation and violence.

U.S. courts Brexit Britain with trade deal talk | Daily Mail Online

By Steve HollandLONDON, Aug 12 (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump wants to see a successful British exit from the European Union that Washington will...

Iranian minister accuses US of inflaming tensions in Persian Gulf

​Iran’s foreign minister on Monday blamed the US for turning the Persian Gulf into a “matchbox ready to ignite” by bolstering its military presence in the region and selling arms to ​countries in the Middle East. “The region has become a matchbox ready to ignite because America and

Blast at Iraq weapons depot injures 13, cause unclear - The Washington Post

Iraq’s interior ministry says a large explosion at an ammunition depot southwest of the capital, Baghdad, has injured 13 people, most lightly

Norwegian Air apologizes after woman in wheelchair missed flight

Norwegian Air is apologizing after a woman in a wheelchair was brought to the wrong airport gate and missed her flight to London on July 14.<a href="https://www.gannett-cdn.com/presto/2018/11/27/USAT/8ea88391-0609-4fd2-beeb-6b9b88a6c005-USAT_Oct_LAX_spotting-24.jpg" titl

Today in History, August 13 | Daily Mail Online

HIGHLIGHTS IN HISTORY ON THIS DATE:1844 - Explorer Ludwig Leichhardt leaves Sydney by ship to explore unknown territory beyond the Darling Downs.1885 - BHP...

Saudi rallies round exiled Yemen leader after... | Daily Mail Online

By Mohammed Mukhashef and Fawaz SalmanADEN, Aug 12 (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia threw its weight behind Yemen's exiled president on Monday, as United Arab ...

Iran's Zarif blasts US arms sales to Gulf | Daily Mail Online

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif accused the United States on Monday of transforming the Gulf into a "tinderbox" with its arms sales to regional...

Saudi king, Abu Dhabi crown prince discuss Yemen -... | Daily Mail Online

DUBAI, Aug 12 (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdelaziz discussed the situation in Yemen with the crown prince of Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Mohammed bin...

German exports to Iran halve in first half as U.S.... | Daily Mail Online

BERLIN, Aug 12 (Reuters) - German exports to Iran fell by nearly half in the first six months of 2019, data showed on Monday, suggesting companies are...

John Bolton in UK to meet Johnson and Brexit hardliners | US news | The Guardian

US security adviser expected to urge tougher line on Tehran and Chinese tech firm HuaweiJohn Bolton, the hawkish US national security adviser, has started two days of meetings in London with key figures in Boris Johnson’s government as the US pitches to steer a post-Brexit UK further away

Turkmenistan President Berdymukhamedov reappears after death rumours - BBC News

Footage from a regional forum ends speculation that President Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov is dead.

Iraq: Gulf Arab states can secure Persian Gulf waters... | Daily Mail Online

BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's foreign minister says Iraq and Gulf Arab states don't need foreign powers to secure navigation in the Persian Gulf as that would only...

U.S. turning Gulf region into "tinderbox" -Iran's Zarif | Daily Mail Online

DUBAI, Aug 12 (Reuters) - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif accused the United States on Monday of turning the Gulf region into a "matchbox...

South Korea Japan trade war: Seoul drops Japan as a trusted trading partner - CNN

South Korea is removing Japan from a list of trusted trading partners, escalating a dispute with its neighbor that is already disrupting the global supply chain for big tech companies.

U.S. adviser Bolton courts Brexit Britain with a trade... | Daily Mail Online

By Steve HollandLONDON, Aug 12 (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump wants to see a successful British exit from the European Union that Washington will...

Yemen separatists say ready for talks after Aden 'coup' | Daily Mail Online

The head of Yemen's separatist movement said he was ready to take part in Saudi-brokered peace talks after clashes with pro-government forces killed dozens...

Do you know which 2020 Democratic forerunners are hawks, and which doves? | Tyler Bellstrom | Opinion | The Guardian

It’s time for a real debate on foreign policy among Democratic candidates so we know who stands for whatIn a world where the United States is fighting forever wars, engaging with rising powers, and belatedly realizing the existential threat of climate change, the American people need t

Russia, Iran, others debate how to split Caspian oil riches - ABC News

The energy-rich Central Asian nation of Turkmenistan is hosting an economic forum intended to bolster cooperation between Caspian Sea nations

Russia, Iran, others debate how to split Caspian oil... | Daily Mail Online

TURKMENBASHI, Turkmenistan (AP) - The energy-rich Central Asian nation of Turkmenistan is hosting an economic forum intended to bolster cooperation between...

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