The region known as the Middle East has been conquered and reconquered by every super power in the West. This has created a region rich in a culture of resistance and thousands of ethnic groups looking for their piece of land. This has created a complicated region and Jpost's Middle East News simplifies it.
Iran looks to the East and hopes for support. China may have other ideas.
The King Abdulaziz Festival for camels began earlier this month, but some contestants for the most beautiful camel have already been disqualified for cheating.
The UAE and Saudi Arabia warned against the "terrorist Hezbollah" in a joint statement on Tuesday.
Jordan has nominated the film as its official entry for the 94th Academy Awards (Oscars) to compete in the international feature film category.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he "had talks with Israel in the past, but it needs to act more sensitively regarding Palestine."
The US Department of Justice announced the largest-ever forfeitures of Iranian fuel and weapons to have been seized by the US government.
The U.S. Treasury Department imposes sanctions on individuals and entities in Iran. The issue is serious human rights violations.
But there is no word on whether girls, women will be allowed to return to school or work.
Iranian news agencies have reported that the talks on saving the 2015 deal will resume on Thursday after hitting an impasse last week.
Hezbollah could be angered by the decision to allow Judge Tarek Bitar to resume his investigation into the chemical blast.