Middle East

The region known as the Middle East has been conquered and reconquered by every super power in the West. This has created a region rich in a culture of resistance and thousands of ethnic groups looking for their piece of land. This has created a complicated region and Jpost's Middle East News simplifies it.

Protests continue in Iran, US expresses support for protestors

One video showed protesters tearing down a banner featuring Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei.

16/05/2022

Satellite images show complete destruction of Syrian site hit by Israel

It reportedly was the 12th Israeli attack on Syrian territory since the beginning of the year and came after the Israeli Air Force struck the SSRC.

Will the next Iran deal deadline, June 6, finally lead to a resolution? - analysis

A deal signed by the IAEA and Tehran is set to end in June 6-10, and the next meeting of the IAEA board of governers is planned for June 6.

Israeli Arabs duel over integration or radicalization on Nakba Day - analysis

While some Israeli Arabs join the Palestinian battle to end Israel on Nakba Day, others prefer to peacefully integrate into the nation.

15/05/2022

On 'Nakba,' Abbas vows to continue payments to prisoners and 'martyrs'

Nakba day marks the anniversary of the establishment of Israel as a day of catastrophe.

Elections in Lebanon: Hezbollah set to lose majority in parliament

Supporters of Hezbollah and the Christian Lebanese Forces clashed at polling stations across the crisis-ridden country.

15/05/2022

Does Hezbollah have a new Iranian long range cruise missile? - analysis

The apparent unveiling of this threat comes as Hezbollah has slammed the US for backing a maritime boundary agreement between Israel and Lebanon.

Lebanon holds first vote since blast, financial collapse

The country has been rocked by an economic meltdown that the World Bank has blamed on the ruling class, and the devastating Beirut port blast of 2020.

By REUTERS
15/05/2022

One killed as price protests continue in Iran

The northern city of Rasht, the central town of Farsan, and the northeastern city of Neyshabur, were among areas hit by protests, according to videos posted on social media.

By REUTERS
14/05/2022

Biden assures Abdullah US recognizes Jordan as custodian of holy places

“The President recognized the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan’s crucial role as the custodian of Muslim holy places in Jerusalem,” the White House says.

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