Germany sees its antisemitic crimes increase by 20% in 2018, accuses the extreme right

German Federal Minister of the Interior Horst Seehofer and Holger Muench, Chief Commissioner of the Federal Criminal Office of the German Bundeskriminalamt (BKA), attend a press conference on politically motivated…

US sanctions Hezbollah networks in Iraq, son of group leader

BEIRUT (Reuters) – The United States imposed sanctions on Tuesday on four people linked to Lebanon's Hezbollah, who are coordinating the activities of the Iran-backed group in Iraq and have…

Explainer: Why are the oil fields of Kirkuk in Iraq so important?

BAGHDAD / ABU DHABI (Reuters) – The Iraqi oil fields in the disputed Kirkuk region have taken on new meaning after the United States reinstated oil sanctions against neighboring Iran.…

Exclusive: Khashoggi assassination further complicates "Arab" NATO plan – US sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump's strategy to contain Iran's power in the Middle East by forcing Arab allies to form a US-backed security alliance was in crisis even before…

Iran able to flourish under the sanctions: the revolutionary guard

PHOTO FILE: Hossein Salami, deputy head of Iran's Revolutionary Guards, speaks at Tehran's Friday prayer on July 16, 2010. REUTERS / Morteza Nikoubazl / File Photo GENEVA (Reuters) – Iran…

Siemens can Iraq makes major contract with GE – financial times

Zurich (Reuters) – Siemens must share (SIEGn.DE) can with US rival General Electric have to share a multi billion dollar deal (GE. N) to improve Iraq’s power supply after an…