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Iran blasts 'immature' Saudi crown prince.

Iran fires back after Prince Mohammed Bin Salman calls Khamenei the new Hitler of the Middle East'.

- Arutz Sheva - IL

Iran hits back over Saudi's prince's 'Hitler' comment.

A war of words intensifies after the Saudi crown prince compares Iran's supreme leader to Hitler.

- BBC - UK

Imprudent foreign financing could jeopardize Iran's economy.

Contrary to common wisdom, not all foreign financing, especially the type currently trickling into Iran, is good for state finances and the country's economy.

- Al-Monitor - EG

Saudi Crown Prince calls Khamenei 'new Hitler'.

As tensions simmer between the kingdom and Iran.

- The Hindu - IN

Saudi Arabia's crown prince calls Iran's supreme leader 'new Hitler' of the Middle East.

Amid his sweeping cultural reforms and systematic purges from the royal family, Saudi Arabia’s crown prince this week called Iran’s supreme leader the “new Hitler of the Middle East,” comments that are sure to ratchet up the conflict between the two rival Muslim powers.

- FOX News - US

With Saudi blockade threatening famine in Yemen, US points finger at Iran.

The White House is pressing to declassify intelligence allegedly linking Iran to short-range ballistic missile attacks by Yemeni insurgents against Saudi Arabia, part of a public relations blitz aimed at persuading America's U.N. counterparts that Tehran is helping to fuel the country's conflict.

- Stars and Stripes - US

Iran decries 'adventurous' Saudi crown prince's 'mistakes'.

- Townhall.com - US

Turkey builds third 'observation spot' inside Idlib.

The Turkish military has announced that it has built its third observation spot' inside Syria's Idlib as part of its three-way deal with Russia and Iran, which stipulates the establishment of de-escalation zones in the war-torn country.

- Hürriyet - TR

Iran says Saudi Crown Prince's behavior "immature, weak-minded": State TV.

Iran said on Thursday that Saudi Arabia's crown prince was discredited internationally by his "immature" behavior, state television reported, after Mohammed bin Salman called Iran's Supreme Leader "the new Hitler of the Middle East"

- The Daily Star - LB

Syria: media, Erdogan doesn't rule out contacts with Assad.

Pro-Iranian TV, objective of détente is containing Kurds

- ANSA - IT

New Earthquake in Iran, Dozens were Injured.

An earthquake measuring 4.3 on the Richter scale in Iran. 36 people have been injured in the western province of Lorraine, local media reported. The depth of the quake was 10 kilometers. A Lorraine disaster management official said most of the injuries occurred when people rushed to leave their homes. He said most of the ...

- Novinite - BG

Iran not to exclude possibility of gas export to Tajikistan

- Today.Az - AZ

Saudi Crown Prince calls Iran leader 'new Hitler': NYT 

Saudi Arabia’s powerful Crown Prince called the Supreme Leader of Iran 'the new Hitler of the Middle East' in an interview with the New York Times published on Thursday, sharply escalating the war of words between the arch-rivals.

- BDNews24 - BD

Iran says Saudi Crown Prince's behaviour 'immature, weak-minded'

Mohammad bin Salman had described Iran's Ayatollah Ali Khamenei as the 'new Hitler of Middle East' The post Iran says Saudi Crown Prince's behaviour 'immature, weak-minded' appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

Saudi Crown Prince calls Iran leader 'new Hitler': NYT

DUBAI - Saudi Arabia's powerful Crown Prince called the Supreme Leader of Iran "the new Hitler of the Middle East" in an interview with the New York Times published on Thursday, sharply escalating the war of words between the arch-rivals.

- Reuters - US

Saudi Crown Prince Calls Iran's Supreme Leader 'New Hitler'

RIYADH - Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has denounced Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei as the "new Hitler of the Middle East", as tensions simmer between the regional rivals.

- Breitbart - US

Saudi Crown Prince calls Iran's Supreme Leader 'the new Hitler'

Mohammed bin Salman suggests the Islamic Republic's alleged expansion needs to be confronted

- The Globe and Mail - CA

Jumblatt rejects Iran's interference in Lebanon internal affairs. “We don't take dictations”

Progressive Socialist Party leader Walid Jumblatt Friday denounced  Iran's interference in Lebanon's affairs  , a day after Iran's Revolutionary Guard Corps head said that Hezbollah weapons were non-negotiable and disarming Hezbollah was out of the question . In a tweet early morning, Jumblatt responded to IRGC chief ...

- Ya Libnan - US

Iran's supreme leader 'the new Hitler', says Saudi crown prince

Saudi Arabia's crown prince has called Iran's supreme leader “the new Hitler of the Middle East”, amid heightened tensions between the two countries. Alluding to Iran's growing regional power, Mohammed bin Salman said it was important to avoid a repeat “of what happened in Europe in the Middle East”. ...

- Ya Libnan - US

Iran's supreme leader 'the new Hitler', says Saudi crown prince

Saudi Arabia's de facto ruler attacks Iran's supreme leader, amid soaring Saudi-Iranian tensions.

- BBC - UK

Saudi crown prince calls Iran's supreme leader 'new Hitler'

In an interview, Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman said Iran could not be allowed to spread its influence.

- Zee News - IN

Cheap Havoc: How Cyber-Geopolitics Will Destabilize the Middle East

Photo credit: Shutterstock / Image Flow Since a hack on a Qatari government website in June 2017 triggered the Gulf Cooperation Council's deepest diplomatic crisis since its inception, the Gulf states have been stepping up their efforts to enhance their cyber reach and keep up with the rapid strides of regional cyber powers ...

- GMF - DE

Peaceful Afghanistan in our interest: Rouhani tells Ghani

By on 24 November 2017 KABUL : Iranian president Hassan Rouhani has said Iran desires peace and stability in...

- Pajhwok - AF

Saudi Arabia has overreached on Iran, Lebanon

Saudi Arabia and Iran's proxy battles are at the root of much of the death and destruction in the Middle East in recent years.

- The Japan Times - JP

Trump says he will get peace in the Middle East 'done' by talking to Turkey's Erdogan

REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque President Donald Trump will speak to Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan about peace in the Middle East on Friday. Erdogan has taken steps to distance Turkey from Europe and NATO and increase ties with Russia. Turkey backs a Russian-led peace initiative in Syria that favors Iran, and Trump may be going ...

- Business Insider - US

Defense, prosecution disagree on key disputed issues in Reza Zarrab case

Turkey's state-run Anadolu Agency reported on Nov. 24 that the defense team and prosecutors failed to agree on a number of disputed issues in the case of Turkish-Iranian businessman Reza Zarrab and former Halkbank deputy general manager Mehmet Hakan Atilla.

- Hürriyet - TR

GNOME Debut Out Today

The Persian-Kiwi rapper's debut Feeling I Get was produced by Yoko Zuna's Frank Keys and mixed by Luke Berryman.

- Scoop NZ - NZ

Iran's supreme leader is the 'new Hitler' of Middle East: Saudi crown prince

'Corruption' money 'Restoring' Islam Taking on Iran in an interview with The New York Times, Saudi Arabia's powerful Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman called the rival country's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei 'the new hitler of the Middle East'.But we learned from Europe that appeasement doesn't work. We don't want ...

- DAWN - PK

China says it will make efforts on Syria reconstruction

Leaders of Russia, Turkey and Iran agreed on Wednesday to help support a full-scale political process in Syria The post China says it will make efforts on Syria reconstruction appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

Nobel laureates demand release of Iranian scholar facing death sentence

Letter from Nobel prizewinners denounces plight of Ahmadreza Djalali.

- Nature - UK

Saudi Crown Prince calls Iran leader 'new Hitler'

Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince called the Supreme Leader of Iran "the new Hitler of the Middle East", escalating the war of words between them.

- IOL - ZA

We refuse Iranian dictation: Jumblatt

Progressive Socialist Party leader Walid Jumblatt Friday refused any interference in Lebanon's affairs, a day after of Iran's Revolutionary Guard Corps head said that Hezbollah weapons were non-negotiable.

- The Daily Star - LB

Saudi Crown Prince calls Iran leader 'new Hitler': NYT

Saudi Arabia's powerful Crown Prince called the supreme leader of Iran "the new Hitler of the Middle East" in an interview with the New York Times published Thursday, sharply escalating the war of words between the archrivals.

- The Daily Star - LB

Magnitude 4.3 earthquake injures 36 in western Iran

Iranian state TV is reporting a magnitude 4.3 earthquake has injured 36 people in the western province of Lorestan.

- The Daily Star - LB

Saudi Crown Prince: Khamenei is the Middle East's 'new Hitler'

Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman says Middle East learned from Europe that appeasement doesn't work, needs to confront Iran.

- Arutz Sheva - IL

North Korea Is a Bad Actor—but That Doesn't Make It a State Sponsor of Terrorism

Doug Bandow Security, Asia Redesignating Pyongyang as a state sponsor of terrorism is a political act, a declaration that the DPRK is on Washington's naughty list. President Donald Trump demonstrated his contempt for the law in naming North Korea as a state sponsor of terrorism. But he only followed precedent. Also listed ...

- The National Interest - US

Iran has been too patient with JCPOA parties - MP

- Today.Az - AZ

Iran sticking to nuclear commitments, says the UN

Under the 2015 deal, Iran is to scale back its nuclear programme in return for sanctions relief.

- Malaysiakini - MY

Vast majority of suspects in graft probe agreeing to settle, crown prince says

Saudi Crown Prince calls Iran leader 'new Hitler' The post Vast majority of suspects in graft probe agreeing to settle, crown prince says appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

Any new war ends in Israel's annihilation, says Iran's military chief

The commander of Iran's Revolutionary Guards on Thursday warned that any future war in the region will result in the annihilation of Israel, Iranian Fars News Agency reported on Thursday. “It is a proven claim that today we say any new war will lead to the eradication of the Zionist regime. They have seen a

- Ya Libnan - US

Joint Declaration by Turkey, Russia, Iran Upon Meeting on Syrian Settlement Process

Following their meeting in Sochi, Russia concerning the crisis in Syria, Presidents Putin, Erdoğan and Rouhani have adapted a joint declaration. The focus of declaration was Syria's territorial integrity.

- Bianet - TR

Syria Opposition Meeting in Riyadh Sees No Role for Assad in Transition

Syria's main opposition stuck by its demand Thursday that President Bashar al-Assad play no role in an interim period under any U.N.-sponsored peace deal, despite speculation it could soften its stance because of Assad's battlefield strength. A gathering in Saudi Arabia of more than 140 participants from a broad spectrum of ...

- Voice of America - US

Family: Iran Has Set Date for New Trial of Imprisoned British-Iranian Woman

The British daily The Guardian has reported that authorities in Iran have set a date for the trial of British-Iranian citizen Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, citing the woman's husband. Richard Ratcliffe told the newspaper that his wife will appear in court Dec. 10 to face charges of spreading propaganda.  Zaghari-Ratcliffe, ...

- Voice of America - US

No place for YPG in Syria solution: President Erdoğan

Ankara continues to rule out any place for the Kurdish Democratic Union Party and its militia the People's Protection Units in any solution process in Syria, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has stated, after Turkey, Iran and Russia convened for a key summit in the Black Sea resort of Sochi on Nov. 22.

- Hürriyet - TR

British woman jailed in Iran to appear in court

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, already serving time in Iran for sedition, to appear in court on December 10 on propaganda charges.

- Arutz Sheva - IL

British woman detained in Iran faces new charges, set to appear in court next month

British-Iranian charity worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe could see her five-year sentence lengthened. The case has become politicized after UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson was accused of jeopardizing her defense.

- Deutsche Welle - DE

Iran Allows Women Weightlifters To Compete Internationally

Iran says it will allow women weightlifters to compete internationally for the first time.

- Radio Free Europe - US

IRGC head: Hezbollah arms non-negotiable

The head of Iran's Revolutionary Guard Corps said Thursday that Hezbollah weapons were not negotiable as they are necessary to protect Lebanon from Israel.

- The Daily Star - LB

British woman jailed in Iran to appear in court on December 10

LONDON, Nov 24 — The British-Iranian woman serving a five-year jail sentence in Teheran for alleged sedition will appear in court on December 10 charged with spreading propaganda, her husband said yesterday. Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, who...

- The Malay Mail - MY

British-Iranian woman to face 'propaganda' charges

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe will appear in an Iranian court on December 10 to face charges of "spreading propaganda," her husband told CNN Thursday.

- CNN Top Stories - US

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