Middle East Archive

Israel Threatens to Hit Russian Air defense Systems in Syria

Russia to send advanced S-300 anti-aircraft missiles to Assad, officials said Monday, warning Israel not to attack the new air defense systems. Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman said Tuesday that Israel may strike the Russian-made S-300 anti-aircraft defense systems in Syria if they are used

Dubai ‘best city’ for expats in Middle East, survey says

Dubai: Dubai has ranked the best city for expats in the Middle East and Africa, according to Mercer’s 20th Quality of Living Survey. Dubai ranks 74th globally in overall quality of living, making it the number one city in the Middle East and Africa

Joint Israel-US Military Drill Begins

Reporting Israeli mass media, Sama said that the military drills simulate a comprehensive war and rocket attack from multiple fronts on Israel, mainly from the Southern and Northern fronts, Middle East Monitor reported. About 2,500 US soldiers and 2,000 Israelis are taking part in the drills,

Abu Dhabi hosts international trade show of military drones

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The United Arab Emirates is hosting a stand-alone trade show featuring military drones, showing the power these weapons have across the Middle East. The Unmanned Systems Exhibition & Conference is being held in Abu Dhabi, the capital