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Voice of America – Middle East

  • Yemen’s War: Children Paying the Price
    When the blast went off in early April, shrapnel hit homes and schools all over the quiet residential neighborhood of the Yemeni capital.   Windows shattered and the 2,000 girls in a nearby school tried to evacuate at once, many racing down the stairs and some dying in the stampede.   Safia Al-Wesabi, a 10-year-old student of the Al-Ra'ai School, made
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    Published on 05-20-19
    4 hours ago
  • Zarif Suggests Trump ‘Try Respect’ Instead of Threats
    Nike Ching at the State Department and Carla Babb at the Pentagon contributed to this report. Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif suggested Monday that U.S. President Donald Trump "try respect" instead of issuing threats. He was responding to a Twitter post Sunday in which Trump said: "If Iran wants to fight, that will the official end of Iran. Never
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    Published on 05-20-19
    7 hours ago
  • Egyptian Forces Kill 12 Suspected Militants in Raids
    Egypt's interior ministry said security forces killed 12 suspected militants during raids Monday near Cairo. A ministry statement linked the militants to Hasm, an armed affiliate of the Muslim Brotherhood, and said authorities found explosives, weapons and ammunitions at two different raid sites. The operation came a day after a roadside bomb hit a tourist bus near Egypt's Giza pyramids.
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    Published on 05-20-19
    9 hours ago
  • Trump: Fighting the US Will Be ‘Official End of Iran’
    Nike Ching at the State Department and Carla Babb at the Pentagon contributed to this report. President Donald Trump has given a strong warning to Iran, threatening its destruction if it attacks the United States or U.S. interests. "If Iran wants to fight, that will be the official end of Iran," Trump tweeted Sunday. "Never threaten the United States again!"
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    Published on 05-19-19
    20 hours ago
  • US, Bahrain to Host Palestinian Economic Conference
    Bahrain and the U.S. said Sunday they are hosting a "Peace to Prosperity" conference in late June to promote better economic fortunes for Palestinians if a peace agreement can be reached with Israel. The White House has pledged to unveil a new Mideast peace plan in the coming weeks, one partly crafted by Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump's son-law and
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    Published on 05-19-19
    21 hours ago
  • Saudi Arabia to Iran: We Don’t Want War, Will Defend Ourselves
    Saudi Arabia said Sunday that it wants to avert war in the region but stands ready to respond with “all strength” following last week’s attacks on Saudi oil assets, telling Iran that the ball was now in its court. Riyadh has accused Tehran of ordering Tuesday’s drone strikes on two oil pumping stations in the kingdom, claimed by Yemen’s Iran-aligned
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    Published on 05-19-19
    1 day ago
  • Iran Dismisses Possibility of Conflict, Says Does Not Want War
    Iran's top diplomat on Saturday dismissed the possibility of war erupting in the region, saying Tehran did not want a conflict and that no country had the "illusion it can confront Iran," the state news agency IRNA reported. Tensions between Washington and Tehran have increased in recent days, raising concerns about a potential U.S.-Iran conflict. Earlier this week the United
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    Published on 05-18-19
    2 days ago
  • Exxon Evacuates Foreign Workers From Iraqi Oil Field
    ExxonMobil has evacuated its foreign workers from an oil field in the southern Iraqi province of Basra amid heightened tensions in the Middle East. A senior Iraqi official and three other sources told Reuters the employees were evacuated on Friday and early Saturday to Dubai or to a housing complex in Basra province. An Iraqi oil official also confirmed the
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    Published on 05-18-19
    2 days ago
  • US Warns Airliners Flying in Persian Gulf Amid Iran Tensions
    U.S. diplomats warned Saturday that commercial airliners flying over the wider Persian Gulf faced a risk of being "misidentified" amid heightened tensions between the U.S. and Iran. The warning relayed by U.S. diplomatic posts from the Federal Aviation Administration underlined the risks the current tensions pose to a region crucial to global air travel. It also came as Lloyd's of
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    Published on 05-18-19
    2 days ago
  • Once Again, Iraq Caught up in Tensions Between US and Iran
    When U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo sat down with Iraqi officials in Baghdad last week as tensions mounted between America and Iran, he delivered a nuanced message: If you're not going to stand with us, stand aside.   The message, relayed to The Associated Press by two Iraqi government officials, underscores Iraq's delicate position: Its government is allied with
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    Published on 05-18-19
    2 days ago