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  • Ex-Houthi air force commander killed under mysterious circumstances - sources

    Date: 2019-01-17 09:03:18 GMT - Yemen - Arab world - SN:14 - ID:7761051

    ADEN, Jan 17 (MENA) - Former Houthi air force commander Major General Ibrahim al Shami was killed under mysterious circumstances, Yemeni sources said on Thursday. The sources said Shami was likely liquidated by Houthi leaderships. Abdel Malek ....

  • SOHR: Over 2000 people leave last Daesh stronghold in eastern Syria

    Date: 2019-01-17 08:59:34 GMT - United Kingdom - Arab world - SN:12 - ID:7761075

    LONDON, Jan 17 (MENA) - The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) learned that hundreds of the people who remained in the enclave of the Daesh Organization; were able to leave and head towards the Syria Democratic Forces’ controlled ....

  • Kuwait experiencing dust storm - meteorological center

    Date: 2019-01-17 07:43:54 GMT - Kuwait - Arab world - SN:10 - ID:7761043

    KUWAIT CITY, Jan 17 (MENA) - Kuwait is experiencing a dust storm as a result of northwestern winds at a speed of 70 kilometers per hour (km/h), which lowered visibility to less than 1,000 meters, said KUNA quoted the Meteorological Center as saying ....

  • Navigation in Kuwaiti ports halted due to bad weather - KPA

    Date: 2019-01-17 07:33:45 GMT - Kuwait - Arab world - SN:9 - ID:7761012

    KUWAIT, Jan 17 (MENA) - Navigation was put to a halt in Shuwaikh, Doha and Shuai'ba seaports due to the bad weather, said the Kuwait Ports Authority (KPA) Thursday. The KPA said in a statement that operations were suspended at 08:00 a.m. ....

  • Egypt-Sudan strategic projects to be announced soon, says amb.

    Date: 2019-01-16 21:46:36 GMT - Sudan - Arab world - SN:89 - ID:7760848

    KHARTOUM, Jan 16 (MENA) - Egyptian Ambassador in Khartoum Hossam Issa said Wednesday that strategic projects between Egypt and Sudan will be announced soon. Issa made his statements following a meeting with Sudanese presidential aide Faisal ....

  • Kuwait provides $1.5 mln aid to Syrians in Lebanon

    Date: 2019-01-16 16:31:41 GMT - Kuwait - Arab world - SN:68 - ID:7760505

    KUWAIT CITY, Jan 16 (MENA) - Upon the directives of Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Emir of Kuwait, urgent aid worth USD 1.5 million is on its way to Syrian refugees in Lebanon, Kuwait Red Crescent Society (KRCS) announced on ....

  • UNSC approves sending 75 observers to Yemeni Hodeidah

    Date: 2019-01-16 16:31:09 GMT - USA - Arab world - SN:67 - ID:7760508

    NEW YORK, Jan 16 (MENA) - The UN Security Council (UNSC) approved on Wednesday the deployment of 75 observers to Yemeni Hodeidah for six months to monitor a ceasefire there. The UNSC has voted for a draft resolution that was submitted by the UK, ....

  • Yemen, US discuss military cooperation

    Date: 2019-01-16 15:43:48 GMT - Yemen - Arab world - SN:62 - ID:7760438

    ADEN, Jan 16 (MENA) – Yemeni Defense Minister Mohammed Al Maqdishi discussed Wednesday with US military attaché to Yemen Brad Ghandhi means of boosting cooperation. Their talks included the building up the Yemeni army capabilities, and efforts of ....

  • OIC welcomes Palestine's presidency of G77

    Date: 2019-01-16 13:47:08 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:50 - ID:7760055

    RIYADH, Jan 16 (MENA) - The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has welcomed Palestine's presidency of the UN G77 and China, stressing that such historic achievement will entrench the political and legal status of Palestine in the ....

  • Hariri sorry over Libya's absence from Arab economic summit, Arab private sector forum 2 last Beirut

    Date: 2019-01-16 11:45:36 GMT - Lebanon - Arab world - SN:36 - ID:7759704

    "I am very pleased to see among the audience many brothers dear to my heart and to the heart of Lebanon, Lebanon that will continue to thrive through the ones who love it, and they are many among us today, Hariri said. This forum is important ....

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