Iran says its armed forces are not a regional threat, calls for unity against U.S.

LONDON (Reuters) – President Hassan Rouhani said on Thursday that Iranian armed forces were not a threat against any regional country, as Tehran held an Army Day military parade... Read more »

U.S. charges WikiLeaks founder Assange with conspiracy

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. prosecutors said on Thursday they had charged Julian Assange, founder of the WikiLeaks website, with conspiracy in trying to access a classified U.S. government computer... Read more »

Erdogan says Turkey continues S-400 payments, criticizes U.S. stance

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan speaks during a news conference at Huber Mansion in Istanbul, Turkey March 31, 2019. REUTERS/Murad Sezer ISTANBUL (Reuters) – President Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday that... Read more »

U.S.-backed SDF denies report of final Islamic State defeat

FILE PHOTO: Smoke rises from the last besieged neighborhood in the village of Baghouz, Deir Al Zor province, Syria, March 18, 2019. REUTERS/Stringer/File Photo QAMISHLI, Syria (Reuters) – The... Read more »

U.S. Generals Have Learned Nothing From Our Failed Wars

The senior officials responsible for our military failures are guiding us to more of the same. Source Real Clear Politics Read more »

Two Iraqi soldiers killed in clashes with Kurdish PKK: military

BAGHDAD (Reuters) – Clashes between the Iraqi army and Kurdish PKK militia killed two Iraqi soldiers and wounded five of the militants on Sunday, the Iraqi military said in... Read more »

Novatek close to deal with Saudi Aramco on Arctic LNG 2 project: CEO

Novatek Chairman of the Management Board Leonid Mikhelson takes part in a signing ceremony on the sidelines of the Russian Energy Week international forum in Moscow, Russia October 3,... Read more »

Iran’s Rouhani signs trade pacts in Iraq to help offset US sanctions

BAGHDAD (Reuters) – Iraq and Iran signed several preliminary trade deals on Monday, Iraqi officials said, as Iranian President Hassan Rouhani began his first visit seeking to bolster Tehran’s... Read more »

Brussels court convicts Frenchman of murder in Jewish museum attack

A court artist drawing shows Mehdi Nemmouche during the trial of Nemmouche and Nacer Bendrer, who are suspected of killing four people in a shooting at Brussels’ Jewish Museum... Read more »

200 militants evacuated from Islamic State enclave in eastern Syria: SDF spokesman

DEIR AL-ZOR PROVINCE, Syria (Reuters) – The U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said on Wednesday it had evacuated about 3,000 people, including around 200 Islamic State militants, from the... Read more »