President Hassan Rouhani says Iran knows the “perpetrators” behind Saturday’s deady attack on a military parade in the southwestern city of Ahvaz.
Israel’s new high-speed rail line has been anything but speedy.
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Percussionist Ruairi Glasheen travels to Iran to meet the young tonbak players reviving Iran’s ancient drumming tradition.
As a large-scale military campaign in Syria’s last rebel stronghold looms, Syrians on both sides of the divide are bracing for a bloody battle.
Saudi authorities have arrested an Arab man who appeared in video having breakfast with a female work colleague.
China’s latest import is snow. From Dubai.
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The Syrian state media says the series of explosions was caused by an electrical fault at an ammunition depot in the area.
A 5.9 magnitude earthquake struck in western Iran’s Kermanshah province early Sunday, according to Iran’s state-run news agency.
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Saudi-led coalition airstrikes killed 30 people, including 22 children, in a rebel-held area in northwestern Yemen on Thursday, according to the Houthi-controlled Health Ministry.