Iran launched its first locally made destroyer in 2010 as part of a program to revamp its navy equipment which dates from before the 1979 Islamic revolution and is mostly US-made.
Syria’s allies now appear to want to sweep the incident under the carpet. This may be to protect the regime from embarrassment.
The crown prince, facing increased vulnerability, has scrambled the kingdom’s armed forces in response to rumors of dissent within the Saudi royal family.
Syrian regime closes accounts with West - and Israel-linked rebels, as Iran builds and expands its presence in the area.
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Russia, Turkey and Iran said in a joint statement issued after the talks that they would "intensify" consultations to establish the committee as soon as possible.
Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri refuted a pro-Hezbollah Lebanese paper, which reported that Beirut declined the aid over US concerns.
Sisi and Mohammed bin Salman also discussed the possibility of establishing an Arab Quartet with the participation of Egypt, Jordan, Saudi Arabia and the Palestinian Authority.
In recent weeks the Trump administration and the U.S. defense industry worked to save the few actual deals in the much-touted $110 billion arms package for Saudi Arabia.
The G20 will be the most important foreign trip for the Crown Prince since the October crisis.
Alluding to Hezbollah, he said that terrorism that terrorizes enemies is not only a right, but a duty.
The suspect, who has a Palestinian passport and a Italian residency permit, was arrested Wednesday morning in the city of Macomer.
The site of the explosion was a building that reportedly belongs to the Hamas terrorist group.
"Oil is becoming less and less of a reason to stay in the Middle East because we’re producing more oil now than we’ve ever produced," Trump said.
"If we cannot sell our oil and we don't enjoy financial transactions, then I don't think keeping the deal will benefit us anymore."
Erdogan and Prince Mohammed bin Salman will attend the G20 meeting in Argentina later this week.
A Hungarian-sponsored scholarship program has also offered Jordanians 400 spots annually since 2014 to study at a university in Hungary.
The US re-imposed sanctions on Iranian banks, including Bank Melli, on November 5.due to their role in illicit terrorist activities and support for the country's nuclear and rocket programs.
Ra’anana Symphonette to feature world-class viola player Gilad Karni
The foundation said it would apply for the legal liquidation and winding up of the company's operations as soon as possible.