Saudi Arabia accuses Iran of ordering drone attack

Responsibility for the attacks on Saudi oil installations has been claimed by Iran-aligned Houthi militia from Yemen

47 Palestinians wounded in ‘catastrophe’ protests on Gaza-Israel border

Israeli troops fire tear gas and rubber bullets to repel Palestinians commemorating Nakba Day

Yemen ceasefire breached as renewed fighting erupts in Hodeidah

Clashes are a setback for a troop withdrawal pact after Houthi withdrawal from the port and two other Red Sea ports began on Saturday

US withdraws some embassy staff from Iraq after Iran threat

The US military has reaffirmed concern about possible imminent threats by Iran, but a senior UK  commander has cast doubt on these

Saudi Arabia oil facilities attacked by drones as US-Iran tensions rise

Donald Trump denies reported plan for 120,000 troops to counter Iran

Iran wants ship attacks off UAE to be investigated

The UAE says four commercial vessels of various nationalities have been targeted by acts of sabotage off the port of Fujairah

US military presence in the Gulf now an opportunity, says Iranian elite force

Head of aerospace at Iran’s Guards says if the Americans make a move, ‘we will hit them in the head’

Iran threatens to scale back curbs to nuclear programme

'For now, nothing changes, but this could be a ticking time bomb,' warns EU official

Macquarie Capital said to be scaling back in UAE

Some out of about 20 staff at Macquarie Capital are serving their notice period, the source says

ICC will not refer Jordan to UN for failure to arrest Sudan’s Bashir

Judge notes that SA, which failed to arrest Sudanese war crimes suspect Omar al-Bashir in a 2015 visit, was also not referred to the UN

Palestinians report Gaza truce with Israel early on Monday

Israel's military said that more than 600 rockets and other projectiles had been fired at southern Israeli cities and villages since Friday

Israel’s Netanyahu orders ‘massive strikes’ for third day

Israel responds to first death of an Israeli civilian in a rocket attack from Gaza since a 2014 war with militants in the enclave

US may review ties with countries deemed anti-Israel

US envoy sees shift in policy towards equating anti-Zionism with anti-Semitism

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