Middle East



US considering troop boost to counter Iran

  • A source has said Defense Secretary Mark Esper was considering plans to move between 5,000 and 7,000 troops to the Middle East
  • Tensions have risen sharply with Iran since Trump last year pulled out of a denuclearization pact and imposed sweeping sanctions
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UN watchdog confirms Iran nuclear breach

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How Jordan reclaimed two fertile enclaves from Israel

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Analysis

Turkey risks being kicked out of F-35 program

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Update

Russia supports Algerian government plan: Lamamra

By Arab News - Reuters ·