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Israeli jailed for attempting to spy for Iran
Man sentenced to four-and-a-half years for contacting Iran's embassy in Berlin and offering to collect intelligence.
Last updated: 28 Jan 2014 19:20 GMT
Lebanon says head of Sunni group arrested
Saudi national Majid al-Majid, alleged "emir" of Abdullah Azzam Brigades, was wanted by both Saudis and Americans.
Last updated: 01 Jan 2014 20:56 GMT
Lebanon 'holds' al-Qaeda linked group leader
Majid allegedly leads the group that claimed responsibility for the bombings that targeted Iran's embassy in Lebanon.
Last updated: 01 Jan 2014 11:25 GMT
Co-opting the struggle for democracy
The flames of sectarian violence are fanned by governments to distract people from their democratic aspirations.
Last updated: 23 Nov 2013 13:25 GMT
Iraqi group says fired shells at Saudi Arabia
Shia armed group, backed by Iran, says six mortars that landed in Saudi desert were a warning against meddling.
Last updated: 21 Nov 2013 18:35 GMT
Saudi Arabia urges citizens to leave Lebanon
Announcement comes amid heightened risk of political violence in the country, as Syria war spillover heightens tensions.
Last updated: 21 Nov 2013 14:52 GMT
Iran embassy employee abducted in Yemen
Employee travelling through diplomatic quarter in Sanaa on Sunday taken by gunmen to an unknown location.
Last updated: 21 Jul 2013 15:34 GMT
Bahrain expels Iran diplomat over 'spy link'
Tensions escalate between neighbours after second secretary is declared persona non grata over alleged ties to spy ring.
Last updated: 26 Apr 2011 10:42 GMT
Senegal recalls envoy to Iran
Arms seizure in Nigeria, allegedly bound for neighbouring Gambia, has dented Tehran's quest for influence in Africa.
Last updated: 15 Dec 2010 00:42 GMT
Nigeria reports Iran arms seizure
Foreign minister says it has reported Iran to UN Security Council for possible sanctions violation.
Last updated: 16 Nov 2010 06:34 GMT
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