Middle East
Afghanistan's acting defence minister targeted in attack: official
US, UK and Israel blame Iran for deadly attack on oil tanker
Hospital bombed in southern Afghanistan as battles rage
Israeli woman donates kidney to Gaza boy as birthday gift
Israeli PM vows to 'act aggressively' over Ben & Jerry's ban
Ben and Jerry's stops ice cream sales in Israel-occupied West Bank
UN appeals for money to help war-torn Afghanistan
Blaze rips through Iraq Covid-19 hospital killing 92
Afghanistan 'proved to be more dangerous' than expected, ex-Defence Minister says
Afghanistan soldiers flee after Taliban surge in wake of US exit
Government keeping close eye on Taliban resurgence in Afghanistan
Owners of ship that blocked Suez Canal to pay $780 million compensation
Israel launches airstrikes on Gaza after arson attacks
Al Jazeera reporter covering Jerusalem protest assaulted, arrested by Israeli police, network says
Kiwis deployed to Middle East for anti-terrorism intelligence operation to remain there at least two more years
'It costs nothing' - Govt should have passed motion recognising Palestine as nation state, Q+A panel says
Wellington Phoenix requests fans don’t bring national flags to NZ games in midst of Gaza conflict
Resident fears for 'very bleak' future of young nephews amid Israel-Gaza conflict
Protestors gather at Parliament, as Greens' bid for Palestinian statehood recognition fails
Foreign Affairs bosses refuse to name Israeli firm sent samples of firearms suppressors from NZ
PM seeks assurance that military tech from NZ is not being used by Israel against Palestinians
Phoenix boss says club has 'spoken' to Hemed about celebrations, not expecting punishments
Phoenix coach fends off questions about Israeli Tomer Hemed's controversial celebrations
'I despair at what’s happening' — Ardern condemns both Israel and Hamas over deadly violence in Gaza
Golriz Ghahraman condemns NZ Govt, says international humanitarian laws have been breached in Gaza conflict
'Absolutely proportionate' – Israeli journalist says military action justified despite Palestinian death count
Protestors gather around NZ calling on Ardern to take action amid growing Gaza conflict
Building in Gaza collapses after massive Israeli strike during reporter's live cross
Three rockets fired from southern Lebanon toward Israel
Whoops: Photo shows giant container ship blocking Suez Canal shipping channel