Iran restricts internet as Mahsa Amini protest deaths mount

Thousands of Iranians have taken to the streets in protest since the death last week of…

Mahsa Amini’s father says Iran authorities lied about her death, as protests rage

Iranian officials have claimed she died after suffering a “heart attack” and falling into a coma,…

Iran’s Supreme Leader shown at event amid reports of deteriorating health

One picture showed Ayatollah Khamenei wearing a mask and greeting the crowd attending the ceremony, which…

Ceasefire is short-lived as Azerbaijan and Armenia resume attacks

Russia suggested it had brokered a ceasefire between Armenia and Azerbaijan in a statement Tuesday, but…

Two Iranians sentenced to death, including LGBTQ activist

One of them, Zahra Sedighi-Hamadani, was described by Amnesty International earlier this year as a gender…

Israeli military admits Shireen Abu Akleh likely killed by Israeli fire​​​​, but won’t charge soldiers

“[I]t appears that it is not possible to unequivocally determine the source of the gunfire which…

Saudi Arabia is becoming the drug capital of the Middle East

Police said he was under the influence of shabu, a methamphetamine, according to local papers. Saudi…

Iran’s response to nuclear deal ‘not constructive,’ US says

A US State Department spokesperson said the United States had received Iran’s response to the EU…

Saudi Arabia seizes record 47 million amphetamine pills hidden in flour shipment

The pills were confiscated at a warehouse after arriving through the dry port of the capital…

What 24 hours of chaos in Iraq says about who controls the country

Muqtada al-Sadr, a fiery cleric who counts both Iran and the United States as his adversaries,…