Iranians chant ‘death to America as they mark “Islamic Revolution’s 40th anniversary”

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani stood before a big crowd celebrating the Islamic Revolution’s 40th anniversary on Monday and vowed to boost his country’s military and ballistic missile program, defying US pressure and sanctions. “Iran will continue to expand its military might and missile program,” Rouhani said in front of tens of thousands of people who […]

Storm Norma brings strong winds, snow, flood in Lebanon, video

Heavy snow and rain from Storm Norma have hit Syrian refugee camps in Lebanon causing tents and homes to flood. Hundreds of Syrian refugees were rescued from camps in Lebanon on Monday, as storms batters the country, causing floods, everywhere The Red Cross transferred 100 families from the Semmaqieh refugee camp in Akkar to other […]

Miss Iraq crowned as Miss Arab USA for 2019, Miss Lebanon was 1st runner up

The Miss Arab™ Pageant crowned Miss Iraq IYA AGHA  as Miss Arab USA for 2019 . The event  which was held in Phoenix Arizona is   managed and produced by The Arab American Festival Organization (AAF) a United States private charity group The event aims at advancing the cause for young ladies of Arab descent. The Pageant is a fundraising charity event, uniting Arabs […]

‘Trump has met his match’: Rashida Tlaib defends ‘impeach ‘Motherf*****’ comment

The Democratic lawmaker who sparked controversy for her use of a profane epithet to describe President Donald Trump has defended her stance. On Thursday, Michigan Rep. Rashida Tlaib told supporters it was time to “impeach the motherfucker,” referring to the president. “‘Look, Mama, you won. Bullies don’t win,’” Tlaib said, quoting her son. “And I said, ‘Baby, they […]

UAE helicopter crash kills all crew

A rescue helicopter has crashed near the world’s longest zipline in the UAE, killing its crew. The Agusta 139 helicopter was on a rescue mission at Jebel Jais, a mountain in the Ras al-Khaimah emirate, when it came down on Saturday. The country’s National Search and Rescue Centre said four people had died. Video footage […]

Russia conducted another successful test of a hypersonic weapon as arms race escalates

Russia conducted another successful test of a hypersonic weapon system capable of carrying nuclear warheads, the Kremlin announced Wednesday. Moscow’s hypersonic glide vehicle, dubbed Avangard, has been in development for three decades and can travel at least five times the speed of sound, or about one mile per second. The weapon, which the U.S. is […]

Strasbourg Christmas market shooting suspect killed

French police on Thursday killed the suspected gunman behind Tuesday’s deadly attack on Strasbourg’s Christmas market. The suspect had been on the run for two days before he was found by police officers on patrol. The suspect, identified as 29-year-old French national Chérif Chekatt, was killed in Strasbourg’s Neudorf/Meinau district on Thursday evening. Chekatt is […]