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Voice of America – Middle East

  • Erdogan: Turkey Ready to Take Over Security in Syria’s Manbij
    Turkey is ready to take over security in the Kurdish-controlled Syrian city of Manbij, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Sunday. Erdogan's office says the president spoke to U.S. President Donald Trump by telephone Sunday, days after an Islamic State attack in the city killed 19 people, including three U.S. service members and an American military contractor. Erdogan told Trump the
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    Published on 01-20-19
    41 mins ago
  • Iraqi Archaeologist, Museums Champion Dies at 80
    Lamia al-Gailani, an Iraqi archaeologist who lent her expertise to rebuilding the National Museum's collection after it was looted in 2003, has died at age 80.   Her daughter, Noorah al-Gailani, said Sunday that her mother died Friday in Amman, Jordan. She didn't give a cause of death. A devotee of Iraq's heritage and its museums, al-Gailani selected artifacts to
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    Published on 01-20-19
    3 hours ago
  • Turkish Employee of US Consulate Indicted for Espionage
    Turkish prosecutors are seeking a life sentence for a local employee of the United States consulate in Istanbul accused of attempting to overthrow the government and espionage. A 78-page indictment against Turkish national Metin Topuz, jailed since October 2017, said Topuz was in “very intense contact” with police officers who led a 2013 anti-corruption investigation that implicated top government officials.
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    Published on 01-20-19
    12 hours ago
  • Israeli Leader Visits Africa to Restore Relations with Chad
    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visited the central African nation of Chad on Sunday to officially restore relations after nearly 50 years. The visit and official announcement marked a milestone in Netanyahu's recent policy of seeking out new allies among developing countries that have historically sided with the Palestinians at the United Nations and other international forums. The visit comes
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    Published on 01-20-19
    12 hours ago
  • Lebanon Uses Arab Summit to Call for Syrian Refugees’ Return
    Lebanon used an Arab economic summit on Sunday to call for the return of Syrian refugees to safe areas of their war-torn country, where the nearly eight-year civil war is still underway despite a recent series of government victories. President Michel Aoun told the opening session that Lebanon is overwhelmed by the presence of Syrian and Palestinian refugees, who make
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    Published on 01-20-19
    14 hours ago
  • US Court Holds Iranian-American Journalist as Material Witness
    A U.S. court has confirmed that an Iranian-American anchorwoman who works for Iran’s state television has been jailed in the United States as a material witness but has not been charged with any crime. Court officials say they expect Marzieh Hashemi to be released immediately after her testimony to a grand jury in Washington. Officials have not released details about
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    Published on 01-18-19
    2 days ago
  • IS Vows More Attacks on Manbij 
    The Islamic State terror group is promising to keep targeting U.S. and U.S.-backed forces in the northern Syrian town of Manbij, where a suicide attack this week killed four Americans and five coalition soldiers.    The claim, published in IS's most recent online newsletter, Naba, comes as U.S. defense and intelligence officials are questioning whether the terror organization's security and intelligence
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    Published on 01-18-19
    2 days ago
  • Pentagon IDs 3 Americans Killed in Syria Suicide Bomb Attack
    The Pentagon has identified three of the four Americans killed in a suicide bomb attack claimed by the Islamic State group in Syria this week. They are Army Chief Warrant Officer 2 Jonathan R. Farmer, 37, of Boynton Beach, Florida, who was based at Fort Campbell, Kentucky; Navy Chief Cryptologic Technician (Interpretive) Shannon M. Kent, 35, from upstate New York
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    Published on 01-18-19
    2 days ago
  • US Senator Hopes Trump Slows Withdrawal From Syria
    A day after meeting with Turkey's president, U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham said that he hopes U.S. President Donald Trump would not completely withdraw from Syria until the Islamic State is crushed. Graham said Saturday in Ankara, "The goal of destroying ISIS is not yet accomplished."   The U.S. lawmaker said a U.S. withdrawal from Syria without a plan would lead
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    Published on 01-18-19
    2 days ago
  • Israel Reveals More about Its Military Engagement with Iran in Syria
    Israel has been conducting military operations against Iran on Syrian soil for more than two years. Many missions have been shrouded in secrecy, but this week the Israelis offered rare confirmation of an airstrike on an Iranian weapons cache located near Damascus' international airport. And Israel's outgoing military chief, General Gadi Eisenkot, went into greater public detail about the conflict
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    Published on 01-18-19
    2 days ago