AMMAN (Reuters) — The Iranian-backed militant organisation Hezbollah announced on Sunday that it had launched a drone attack on Mount Hermon in the Israeli-occupied Syrian Golan Heights, where Israel operates a crucial surveillance centre. It said this was the first such bombing since it began trading fire with Israel onRead More →

JERUSALEM – AFP : An Israeli soldier shot dead a Christian mother and daughter on the grounds of a Catholic church in Gaza City on Saturday, according to the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem. “Around noon (1000 GMT) today… an IDF (Israeli army) sniper murdered two Christian women inside the HolyRead More →

SLAMABAD/RIYADH: Pakistan and Saudi Arabia will examine the prospect of extending the duration of the kingdom’s $3 billion deposit with the State Bank of Pakistan “or through other possibilities,” according to a joint statement carried by Saudi state news agency SPA on Sunday. Saudi Arabia deposited $3 billion in Pakistan’sRead More →

On Thursday, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan met with Saudi Arabia’s crown prince to “develop” relations, in his first visit since the murder of writer Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul in 2018. The Saudi state news agency SPA published photos of Erdogan hugging Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, the de factoRead More →