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Iran accuses Saudi Arabia, UAE of backing military parade attackers

CNN / World

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei on Monday accused Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates of financing the perpetrators of Saturday's deadly attack on a military parade in Ahvaz and threatened to "harshly punish" the…

Monday, Sep 24

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Iran's President lashes out at 'bully' US after military parade attack

CNN / World

President Hassan Rouhani says Iran knows the "perpetrators" behind Saturday's deady attack on a military parade in the southwestern city of Ahvaz.

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Who attacked Iran's military parade?

CNN / World

Iranian Foreign Minister Javid Zarif had no doubt who was to blame for Saturday's attack on a military parade in Iran that killed at least 25 people.

ISIS video claims to show attackers

CNN / World

A video circulating on the ISIS-affiliated Amaq News Agency claims to show three of the four assailants accused of carrying out a deadly terrorist attack on an Iranian military parade.

Sunday, Sep 23

29 killed in attack on Iranian military parade

CNN / World

At least 29 people were killed and 70 others wounded in an attack on a military parade in Iran's southwestern city of Ahvaz on Saturday, Iran's semi-official Fars News Agency reported, citing the deputy governor-general of Khouzestan…

Friday, Sep 21

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Israel's high-speed train 10 years late

CNN / World

Already 10 years late, Israel's new, $2 billion high-speed train between Jerusalem and Tel Aviv was finally due to begin passenger service in September. But local media reports suggest that even that date looks optimistic.

Wednesday, Sep 19

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The Indian city of tomorrow?

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They look like something from a science fiction film: the industrial monoliths from "Blade Runner," or perhaps the Martian pods in "War of the Worlds." But in reality, these giant towers loom over the skyline of Delhi, in India, and land…

Charity: 5 million children at risk of famine in bloody war

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British charity Save the Children has warned that five million children are at risk of famine in Yemen as the Saudi-led coalition carries out a major offensive on a strategic port in the country.

Tuesday, Sep 18

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Ehud Olmert Fast Facts

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View the Ehud Olmert Fast Facts on CNN and learn more information about the former prime minister of Israel.

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Saudi-led coalition investigates Yemen airstrike following CNN report

CNN / World

The Saudi-led coalition fighting a war against Houthi rebels in Yemen said it will investigate an airstrike that killed two children last week after CNN provided evidence of the incident.

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Turkey and Russia to create buffer zone in rebel-held Idlib

CNN / World

Russia and Turkey have agreed to create a demilitarized zone in Syria's Idlib province, potentially thwarting a large-scale military operation and impending humanitarian disaster in the country's last rebel stronghold.

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Saudi-led coalition launches major operation to recapture Yemeni port city

CNN / World

The Saudi-led coalition fighting Houthi rebels in Yemen has launched a major offensive to recapture the strategic port city of Hodeidah, according to state media in the United Arab Emirates, a partner in the coalition.

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Exclusive: Shrapnel in Yemen ties US bombs to civilian deaths

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Saudi-led coalition investigates Yemen airstrike following CNN report

Rare glimpse of life under bombardment

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American-manufactured bombs have been found at the scene of a string of incidents in Yemen since the civil war began in 2015, a CNN investigation has found. CNN's Nima Elbagir reports.

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Rhythm revolution: Young Iranians revive ancient drumming traditions

CNN / World

Percussionist Ruairi Glasheen travels to Iran to meet the young tonbak players reviving Iran's ancient drumming tradition.

Monday, Sep 17

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PLO's US envoy has residency permit revoked

CNN / World

The Trump administration has revoked the residency permits and closed the bank accounts of the Palestine Liberation Organization's (PLO) representative to the United States, Husam Zomlot, as well as those of his family.

Saturday, Sep 15

12

Millions stuck between regime, rebels in Idlib

CNN / World

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.

Thursday, Sep 13

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Defiant Damascus: A new dawn amid rubble

CNN / World

The once-desolate marketplace of Shaalan has sprung back to life. Shops shuttered for years have reopened their doors, glitzy new restaurants spill onto sidewalks and the traffic jams that were once a main feature of the Syrian capital…

Tuesday, Sep 11

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Saudi man arrested for having breakfast with a woman

CNN / World

Saudi authorities have arrested an Arab man who appeared in video having breakfast with a female work colleague.

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China megaproject underway

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The indoor ski resort coming to Shanghai, China, will have three slopes -- one of them Olympic standard. Developers say it will be the largest indoor ski resort in the world.

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Rescuer hit in Syria airstrike, keeps filming

CNN / World

As he had done dozens of times before, Anas al-Diab rushed to film the aftermath of an airstrike in Syria's Idlib province.

Monday, Sep 10

09

The Lebanese women who scream like sirens

CNN / World

In Greek mythology, sirens use their enchanting voices to lure sailors to their death. In Lebanon, a group of modern-day sirens have decided not to sing sweetly like their namesakes. Instead they scream, growl and headbang -- but they, too…

Sunday, Sep 9

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Two Palestinian teenagers killed in Gaza protests

CNN / World

After weeks of relative calm, a weekly protest at the Israel-Gaza border turned deadly Friday when Israeli forces answered arson attacks by firing on demonstrators, killing two Palestinian teenagers, Palestinian and Israeli authorities…

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Camp David Accords Fast Facts

CNN / World

Read CNN's Camp David Accords Fast Facts and learn more about the 1978 agreement between Israel and Egypt that was brokered by US President Jimmy Carter.

Saturday, Sep 8

20

Deadly attack on Iranian Kurdish opposition base in Iraq

CNN / World

At least 12 people were killed and 50 others wounded Saturday when missiles pounded an Iranian Kurdish opposition party's base in northern Iraq, party officials said, immediately blaming Iran for the assault.

Airstrikes hit Idlib, Syria's last rebel stronghold

CNN / World

Airstrikes were reported Saturday in the Syrian province of Idlib, the last remaining rebel stronghold in the war-torn country, according to volunteer rescue group the White Helmets and the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.

Friday, Sep 7

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Protests erupt in Iraq's third-largest city

CNN / World

"The revolution will continue," the man shouted into the camera, "it will continue until our demands are met!"

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Idlib residents brace for an attack by Syrian forces

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Artist Aziz Al-Asamr holds a plastic cup full of bright yellow paint and puts the finishing touches on his mural.

Thursday, Sep 6

06

AQAP Fast Facts

CNN / World

Read CNN's Fast Facts about AQAP, which stands for al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula.

Wednesday, Sep 5

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Iraq: Protests continue in Basra

CNN / World

Iraqi security forces fired tear gas and live ammunition Wednesday as demonstrators took to the streets for a third day in the southern city of Basra, activists said.