Benny Gantz, a former army chief serving as defence minister, says that Prime Minister Netanyahu's refusal to support a budget proposal made clear that the premier wanted to take Israel back to the polls.
Dire projections by the World Bank, including a 19.2 percent drop in gross domestic product this year alone, come as Lebanon suffers its worst economic and financial crisis in its modern history, posing a threat to the country’s stability.
United Arab Emirates has been providing assistance to Russian mercenaries, according to a US Defense Intelligence Agency assessment reported by Foreign Policy magazine. Wagner supports the Haftar militia against the UN-backed government in Libya.
Demonstrators take to streets of southern hotspot of Nasiriyah as another protester dies from wounds sustained in clashes last week.
Arab Muslims, the largest minority group in France, feel they are not accepted because of their religion or the ethnic origin of their names, says opinion poll by Arab News and YouGov.
Teams of health workers are providing polio vaccines door to door but many families refuse to inoculate their children out of fear, unconvinced the drops are entirely safe.
Top Iranian official says Israel used "electronic devices" to remotely kill Mohsen Fakhrizadeh who was laid to rest in a cemetery in northern Tehran.
Jared Kushner is to meet Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in the Saudi city of Neom, and the emir of Qatar in Doha amid tensions after the killing of an Iranian nuclear scientist.
Lawmakers agree to "stop the surveillance of the IAEA spies" of Iranian nuclear facilities in response to assassination of top nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh.
Body of Mohsen Fakhrizadeh taken to first of several revered Shia Muslim shrines ahead of his burial set for Monday.
Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Iran's first priority after the assassination of scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh is the "definitive punishment of the perpetrators and those who ordered it".
At least six people were killed and dozens wounded as supporters of Shia cleric Moqtada al Sadr storm anti-government protest camp in southern Iraqi city of Nasiriya.
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