Middle East News



The prime minister formally recognized West Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, but said Australia would not move its embassy until a peace settlement is reached.

PM Scott Morrison says Australia will not immediately move its embassy from Tel Aviv.

Yemen's truce deal is fraught with risk, but it brings the country a step to closer to elusive peace.

Only a day after warring parties agreed a ceasefire, residents hear shelling in Hudaydah port.

Turkey moved troops to the border, raising the possibility of an inadvertent confrontation with American forces in the same area.

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