Russia lifts ban on delivery of S-300 missiles to Iran

The Kremlin says Russia has lifted its ban on the delivery of a sophisticated air defense missile system to Iran. Russia signed the $800 million...

ISIS launches all-out attack on capital of Anbar province in Iraq

Islamic State militants attacked the capital of Iraq's vast Anbar province on multiple fronts on Friday, seizing two areas on the city outskirts in...

U.S. increases airstrikes in Anbar province after Iraqi government pulls out shiite militias

Under pressure from American officials here, Iraq has withdrawn Shiite militiamen from the Ramadi area in Anbar Province, and the American-led coalition immediately responded...

Russian fighter jet nearly collides with U.S. spy plane in European skies

A Russia Su-27 jet fighter flew dangerously close and nearly collided with a U.S. reconnaissance aircraft this week in the latest aerial provocation by...

Kenya Bombs al-Shabab Camps in Somalia in Retaliation for College Massacre

Kenya is retaliating against the al-Shabab militant group for last week’s massacre of students at a Kenyan university, sending warplanes to bomb al-Shabab camps...

Indian Christians Worry Over Continued Beatings of Pastors and Destruction of Churches

Christians across India have well-grounded concerns over the rise in attacks against them despite the so-called promises of protection from Indian Prime Minister Modi....

U.S. and Japanese defense chiefs urge deeper ties between countries

U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter says a nearly completed revision of the U.S.-Japan Defense Guidelines will transform the bilateral alliance and help the countries...

Iranian foreign minister expected to pressure Pakistan not to join coalition against rebels in...

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif was due in Pakistan on Wednesday and is likely to urge it to reject a request to join...

Anonymous hackers follow through on threats and hit Israeli websites

Pro-Palestinian hackers have targeted Israeli websites following threats from a hacking collective known as Anonymous that it would carry out an "electronic Holocaust". The hacking...

President Obama, U.S. Congress headed for showdown over Iran nuke deal

President Obama appealed to lawmakers to reconsider contentious legislation giving Congress a say on an Iran nuclear deal, as the co-author of the bill...

Israel offers specific suggestions to close loopholes in Iran deal

Clearly unsatisfied with assurances from Washington, Israel on Monday listed specific requirements that it said it wanted in any final deal with Iran over...

Israel Dismisses Iran Nuclear Framework as ‘Detached from Reality’

Israel dismissed celebration of a nuclear framework deal between major powers and Iran on Thursday as being detached from reality and vowed to continue...

Anonymous hacker group threatens to wipe Israel from the internet in ‘cyber-holocaust’

Anonymous has threatened Israel with “the electronic holocaust” which, the group vowed, would “erase it from cyberspace” on April 7 for “crimes” in Palestine....

Iran nuclear talks to continue in new phase

Wrapping up six days of marathon nuclear talks with mixed results, Iran and six world powers prepared Tuesday to issue a general statement agreeing...

Report: China is Hijacking Computers from Around the World and Using Them to Suppress...

The Chinese government is co-opting millions of Internet users worldwide to launch cyberattacks, according to a report released Monday. “Global readers visiting thousand of websites...

Cold War between Iran and Saudi Arabia makes the Middle East even more dangerous

Prince Saud al-Faisal, Saudi Arabia's foreign minister, was incensed enough over what was happening in Syria that in a 2013 press conference alongside Secretary...

Report: Acts of Persecution Against Christians in India has Risen by 55% Since Election...

The number of incidents against Christians in India has increased 55 percent since Hindu nationalist Narendra Modi became prime minister in May 2014, according...

Arab nations say airstrikes in Yemen will continue until rebels surrender

Saudi-led airstrikes in Yemen will continue until Shiite rebels there "withdraw and surrender their weapons," a summit of Arab leaders decided Sunday, as they...

Wars in Syria and Yemen Exacerbate Tensions Between Saudi Arabia, Yemen

The crisis in Yemen is a sign of the tension between the two regional superpowers, Saudi Arabia and Iran. It is the latest in...

All Out War? AP says Saudi Arabia, Egypt are Preparing to Lead Ground Force...

Egyptian security and military officials say Saudi Arabia and Egypt will lead a ground operation in Yemen against Shiite rebels and their allies after...