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Baghdad/Xinhua: The US forces on Sunday attacked five bases of Kata'ib Hezbollah (KH) in Iraq and Syria in response to repeated attacks by KH against US-led coalition forces in Iraq, a US military statement said. more
Iraqi security forces detained Karbala bombing suspect - Reports

Moscow (Sputnik/UNI) The Iraqi security forces have detained a suspected perpetrator of a blast inside a minibus in the central Iraqi city of Karbala, national media reported.

Security Council condemns ‘heinous and cowardly’ attack in Iran

New York: The United Nations Security Council has condemned “in the strongest terms” Wednesday’s “heinous and cowardly” terrorist attack in south-east Iran&r ...

UN chief extends condolences to people, Government of Iran in wake of tragic plane crash

New York, Feb 19 (JEN): Deeply saddened to learn of the tragic airplane accident today near Yasuj, Iran, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has extended his heartfel ...

Amid wave of protests in Iran, UN rights chief urges impartial probe into all acts of violence

New York, Jan 4 (JEN) The top United Nations human rights official on Wednesday urged the Iranian authorities to handle the protests that have taken place around the country “with g ...

UN regrets reported loss of life amid Iranian protests

New York, Jan 3 (JEN): The United Nations regrets the reported loss of life resulting from the protests in Iran, and hopes that further violence will be avoided, a spokesperson for the wo ...

Iran protests: At least 14 killed; Trump says regime should witness change

Washington/Tehran, Jan 2 (JEN): With the anti-government protests in Iran claiming 14 lives, US President Donald Trump has said the country should now witness a 'change'.

Two years on, Iran nuclear accord at a ‘critical crossroads,’ UN Security Council told

New York, Dec 20(Just Earth News): The United Nations political chief told the Security Council on Tuesday that the UN Secretariat is not yet in a position to confirm whether the ballisti ...

Saudi Arabian citizen kidnapped in Lebanon, tension mounts

Riyadh/Beirut, Nov 11 (JEN): Tensions among Riyadh and Beirut is on the rise after the National News Agency (NNA) of Lebanon reported that a citizen belonging to Saudi Arabia was kidnapped f ...

Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, UAE order citizens to leave Lebanon

Riyadh, Nov 10 (JEN): The Middle East is rife with tension as Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Kuwait have all ordered its citizens to return from Lebanon, while urging them to not ...