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Families say 'goodbye' as Kentucky National Guardsmen deploy to the Middle East – WKYT

Families say 'goodbye' as Kentucky National Guardsmen deploy to the Middle East – WKYT

FRANKFORT, Ky (WKYT) — There were lots of hugs and tears Saturday as family and friends said farewell to soldiers headed overseas. Nearly 60 Kentucky Guard Aviation Soldiers are deploying to the Middle East in support of the Global War on Terror. “I’m just looking forward to being able to serve something greater than myself,” […]

Russia marks 30 years since Afghan pullout | News , Middle East – The Daily Star

Russia marks 30 years since Afghan pullout | News , Middle East – The Daily Star

Hundreds of veterans of Moscow’s intervention in Afghanistan Friday marked 30 years since the pullout of Soviet armed troops from the bloody conflict that remains an uncomfortable national memory. The Soviet Union intervened in 1979 to bolster Kabul’s embattled Communist government against Islamist fighters, and lost more than 14,000 troops in a conflict that […]

Middle East Cyber Security Market Outlook to 2022 – GlobeNewswire

Middle East Cyber Security Market Outlook to 2022 – GlobeNewswire

Dublin, Feb. 14, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The “Middle East Cyber Security Market Outlook to 2022 – By Solutions (Firewall, Intrusion Detection System, Antivirus, Identity and Access Management, Encryption, Data Loss Prevention, Unidentified Threat Management, Disaster Recovery) and By Region” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. This report will help the readers to identify […]

In eastern Syria, foreign families flee last Daesh enclave – Middle East Monitor

In eastern Syria, foreign families flee last Daesh enclave – Middle East Monitor

Dozens of relatives of foreign fighters including Iraqis, Turks, and Russians fled Daesh’s last bastion in eastern Syria on Tuesday as the jihadists lost ground to US-backed forces, Reuters reports. A field commander with the Kurdish-led forces, which are pushing further into the besieged pocket, said mostly foreign militants were making their last stand. The Syrian […]

Russia condemns Israel airstrikes in Syria as 'unlawful' – Middle East Monitor

Russia condemns Israel airstrikes in Syria as 'unlawful' – Middle East Monitor

Russia has condemned Israel’s airstrikes in Syria as “unlawful,” labelling its targeting of alleged Iranian targets illegitimate. Deputy Russian Foreign Minister, Sergei Ryabkov, said yesterday that Israeli airstrikes on Syria are “unlawful” and “unfounded”, but simultaneously stressed that Israel’s security is very important to Moscow. “For us, Israel’s security is of paramount importance, but having […]

Lebanon boycotts U.S.-hosted Mideast conference in Warsaw – Haaretz

Lebanon boycotts U.S.-hosted Mideast conference in Warsaw – Haaretz

Lebanon will not take part in a conference that Poland is holding this week on the situation in the Middle East and Iran. Lebanese Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil made the announcement Monday during a joint press conference with his Iranian counterpart, Mohammad Javad Zarif. The two-day Warsaw conference begins Wednesday and will be co-hosted by […]

Middle East petrochemical push signals oil's future – Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

Middle East petrochemical push signals oil's future – Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

A third wave of petrochemicals expansion is underway in the Middle East. Plastics and chemicals will account for the largest share of global crude demand growth by 2030. Investment into downstream petroleum industries will be a critical demand driver for oil markets in the future. Industrialised economies use up to 20 times more plastic and […]

38 percent of parents in Middle East struggle to protect their children online – Arabnews

38 percent of parents in Middle East struggle to protect their children online – Arabnews

RIYADH: While more than half of children between the ages of 6 and 9 use the internet every day, 38 percent of parents in the Middle East feel they cannot control what their children access online.This leaves many at risk of viewing inappropriate content, becoming victims of cyberbullying, or sharing private data unintentionally, and such […]

Iraqi Shiite militia detains commander who criticized Iran – Stars and Stripes

Iraqi Shiite militia detains commander who criticized Iran – Stars and Stripes

Iraqi Shiite militia detains commander who criticized Iran BAGHDAD — An official with the Iraqi government-sanctioned umbrella of mainly Shiite paramilitary groups says a militia commander was arrested after he criticized Iran’s influence in the country. The official from the Popular Mobilization Forces said on Friday that Aws al-Khafaji, commander of the Abu […]

Palestinian presence at Middle East meeting not a negotiation: U.S. official – Reuters

Palestinian presence at Middle East meeting not a negotiation: U.S. official – Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Palestinian officials have been invited to a U.S. conference on the Middle East hosted by Poland next week where White House senior adviser Jared Kushner will discuss plans for peace between the Palestinians and Israelis, a senior U.S. official said on Friday. The senior administration official told reporters the event was “not […]

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