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Saudi-led coalition seizes another Yemen-bound fuel tanker in breach of UN-mediated truce

The Yemen Petroleum Company (YPC) says the Saudi-led coalition has seized another Yemen-bound ship carrying tons of diesel fuel, in flagrant violation of a UN-sponsored ceasefire agreement. The YPC said in a statement on Tuesday that the…
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Israeli officials in D.C. try to justify terrorist designation for 6 Palestinian NGOs

An Israeli delegation held talks in Washington last week to try to convince the State Department and U.S. intelligence agencies to back Israel's designation of six Palestinian civil society groups as terrorist organizations, three Israeli officials…
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Iraq’s political rivals line up meeting to end impasse over forming new government

Major Sunni and Kurdish political parties in Iraq will this month lead fresh efforts to end the country’s prolonged political impasse over forming a new government, legislators said on Tuesday. The country has been in political…
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UN rapporteur calls for an end to sanctions against Iran

A special United Nations rapporteur has called for the removal of unilateral sanctions on Iran in a report that details the effect of decades of embargos on the country. In the report, published on Monday, Alena Douhan, whose role is focused…
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Taliban official says Iran supports Afghanistan health sector

Qalandar Ibad, the Taliban Acting Ministry of Public Health, who recently visited the Islamic Republic of Iran for a few days, said in a press conference in Kabul on Tuesday that The Ministry of Health of the Islamic Republic of Iran has pledged…