UAE Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan (AFP/File Photo)
March 18, 2018 - 15:30 GMT
UAE Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan said that the UAE and Egypt face challenges against Iran, Israel and Turkey for their aggression on Arab territories.
Refugees and migrants arrive on the Greek island (AFP/File Photo)
March 18, 2018 - 08:52 GMT
At least 16 people, including six children, perished on Saturday after a migrant boat capsized in the Aegean Sea, the deadliest disaster in the area since a controversial deal between the EU and Turkey to try to stem the flow of migrants two years ago.
Italian Foreign Minister Angelino Alfano (AFP/File Photo)
March 18, 2018 - 08:51 GMT
The Italian Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Angelino Alfano on Saturday announced the doubling of his country’s support to UNRWA, as part of the Extraordinary Ministerial Meeting in support of the relief agency for Palestinian refugees, held at the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) headquarters in Rome.
A general view shows smoke billowing in Hazeh, in the rebel enclave of Eastern Ghouta on the outskirts of Damascus on Mar. 15, 2018 during reported shelling by Syrian government forces. Seven years of conflict in Syria have left more than 350,000 people dead, according to an updated overall death toll released today by the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.
March 17, 2018 - 10:46 GMT
The Kremlin on Wednesday denied involvement in air strikes on Syria's rebel-held Eastern Ghouta enclave that monitors say have killed at least 250 civilians since the start of the week.
Lebanese Prime Minister and Leader of the Future Movement Party Saad Hariri attends the Ministerial meeting
March 17, 2018 - 09:58 GMT
United Nations chief Antonio Guterres urged all Lebanese parties to stop meddling in the Syrian conflict, in a report naming the Lebanon-based, Iran-backed Hezbollah.
Syrian children sit while awaiting to be evacuated from the Eastern Ghouta enclave through the regime-controlled corridor opened by government forces in Hawsh al-Ashaari, east of the Eastern Ghouta enclave town of Hamouria on the outskirts of the capital Damascus on Mar.15, 2018. Thousands escaped Syria's rebel-held Eastern Ghouta into government-held territory AFP correspondents on both sides said, the largest numbers since the regime assault on the enclave began. (LOUAI BESHARA / AFP)
March 17, 2018 - 08:00 GMT
At least 40 civilians were killed Friday and hundreds more injured when Syrian regime and Russian warplanes struck a crowded market in Eastern Ghouta, an opposition-held Damascus suburb.
French President Emmanuel Macron speaks to the press during a visit at the primary school of Rilly-sur-Vienne, in Rilly-sur-Vienne, central France, as part of a trip to Indre-et-Loire on the theme of Education and professional training, on Mar.15, 2018. 
March 16, 2018 - 10:08 GMT
France has the necessary resources to carry a military intervention in Syria independently or with its U.S. allies, the country's top military official said Friday.
General view of the United Nations Human Rights Council during the presentation of report by the Commission of Inquiry on Syria, on Mar.13, 2018 in Geneva. Syria enters its eighth year of war on Mar.15, 2018 free of the jihadist
March 16, 2018 - 09:06 GMT
The Syrian regime and its associated militias have perpetrated sexual violence including rape against people from the opposition that constitute war crimes, U.N. investigators said on Thursday.
Eastern Ghouta is witnessing another terrifying assault by Assad Regimes. (AFP/ File Photo)
March 15, 2018 - 12:00 GMT
Activists said Hamuriyyeh was hit with air raids and chlorine gas attacks with families having no option but to seek shelter underground.
The U.N. risks becoming obsolete (Rami Khoury/Al Bawaba)
March 14, 2018 - 15:35 GMT
Can the U.N. save itself and become a relevant peacemaker in The Middle East?
Fatemiyoun Division, Afghan Shia militia (AFP/File Photo)
March 14, 2018 - 12:36 GMT
Five members of an Iran-backed militia were killed in war-torn Syria on Wednesday, according to Iran’s Mehr news agency.
Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (AFP/File Photo)
March 14, 2018 - 12:25 GMT
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi on Tuesday received Prime Minister Hani Mulki who conveyed His Majesty King Abdullah’s greetings to Sisi.
Federica Maria Mogherini Italian politician who has served as High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy (AFP/File Photo)
March 14, 2018 - 08:08 GMT
The EU's foreign policy chief on Tuesday called on the Bashar al-Assad regime to stop attacks on Syria’s Eastern Ghouta enclave completely.
Last year, the UN verified 910 deaths among children compared with 652 in 2016. (AFP/ File Photo)
March 13, 2018 - 12:45 GMT
Nearly 1,000 children were killed and at least 961 children were recruited and used in the conflict in Syria last year, the UN Children Fund (UNICEF) said.
Russian military vehicles roll during a rehearsal for the Victory Day military parade on Dvortsovaya Square in Saint Petersburg on May 3, 2017. (AFP/ File Photo)
March 13, 2018 - 10:40 GMT
The warning came a day after US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said Washington was ready to unilaterally "act" against Syria, just as it did last year when it bombed a Syrian government air base over allegations of a chemical weapons attack.
French President Emmanuel Macron (R) and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi ahead of talks at the Élysée Palace in Paris. (AFP/ File Photo)
March 13, 2018 - 08:26 GMT
President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi received a phone call late Monday from his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron during which they discussed a host of Middle East issues.