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Ex-FM Mottaki says Saudi Arabia tricked U.S. into Yemen war

In an exclusive interview with the Tehran Times, former Iranian foreign minister Manouchehr Mottaki says Saudi Arabia deceived the United States into the war against Yemen in 2015. The former foreign minister, who served as the chief of…
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ISIS in Afghanistan Remains a ‘Serious Threat,’ Special Envoy Warns

As the U.S. military’s withdrawal from Afghanistan reaches its final stages, the Islamic State’s Khorasan branch in the country remains a “serious threat,” warned John T. Godfrey, the acting U.S. Special Envoy for the Global Coalition…
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Former president Karzai slams ‘US legacy in Afghanistan of total disgrace and disaster,’ hails China’s role in bringing stability

The US and its allies in NATO came to Afghanistan in the name of fighting terrorism and extremism and to bring stability to Afghanistan, but are leaving nearly 20 years later after they failed at both and with an attempt to shift the burden…
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Palestine slams German president’s claim ICC lacks jurisdiction to investigate Israel

The Palestinian Ministry of Foreign Affairs today slammed German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier's claims that the International Criminal Court (ICC) has no jurisdiction to investigate Israeli war crimes. The ministry described the German…
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Israeli rugby teams show solidarity with Palestine

During the military confrontation between Israel and Palestine last month, Maccabi Haifa Wild Boars were due to play Yizreel Rugby Club. Both teams had endured a long break from rugby due to Covid-19 and had been preparing for a return…