New documentary on Saudi royal family centers on sex, drugs and murder

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The story of Janen Harb, a former teenage bride of King Fahd … [Read more...]

The death knell of Iraq’s Christian community

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Christians of Nineveh were among first victims of Islamic State … [Read more...]

Kuwait Airways drops New York-London route to avoid selling tickets to Israelis

Kuwait Airways

After refusal in 2013 to sell ticket to an Israeli wanting to fly from JFK to UK … [Read more...]

Bahrain’s king holds Hanukkah candle-lighting

Bahrain Hanuka

Rabbi: King Hamad bin Isa al-Khalifa ‘truly loves’ the Jewish people … [Read more...]

Merkel: Refugees entering Germany must reject anti-Semitism

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Chancellor named ‘guarantor of democratic values, freedom of religion’ … [Read more...]

Israel, Jordan unveil $800m joint plan for ‘Red-Dead’ canal

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Canal will restore the Dead Sea and bring drinking water to both countries … [Read more...]

Tensions soar as Turkey shoots down Russian plane

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NATO appeals for diplomacy and deescalation to resolve situation   … [Read more...]

Shiites commemorate Muhammad’s grandson with mourning, self-flagellation

Ashura

Thousands gather at Karbala shrine in Iraq for Ashura … [Read more...]

MSNBC apologizes for using inaccurate maps of Mideast conflict

MSNBC map

Accurately covering region is complex, network expert says … [Read more...]

Chopping up Christians in the Middle East

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‘If they kill us all, would the West do something then?’ … [Read more...]

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