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  • 2 terrorists arrested at checkpoint in northeastern Baqubah - police

    Date: 2018-03-11 11:25:01 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:38 - ID:7288854

    BAGHDAD, March 11 (MENA) - Two terrorists were arrested at a checkpoint in northeastern Baqubah in Diyala governorate, according to Iraqi police. The terrorists possessed documents and lists with names of terrorists in other regions, the police ....

  • Terrorists shell corridor for evacuating civilians from Ghouta

    Date: 2018-03-11 11:21:24 GMT - Syria - Arab world - SN:37 - ID:7288841

    DAMASCUS, March 11 (MENA) - Terrorist organizations on Sunday targeted with a mortar shell the safe corridor set up for the evacuation of civilians besieged by terrorists in Eastern Ghouta in Damascus Countryside, the Syrian news agency SANA ....

  • Kuwaiti health ministry ends contracts of non-nationals over 65, doctors exempted

    Date: 2018-03-11 10:22:39 GMT - Kuwait - Arab world - SN:24 - ID:7288607

    KUWAIT CITY, March 11 (MENA) - The Kuwaiti Health Ministry has decided to end the contracts of all non-national staffers over 65 years. The decision, approved by Health Minister Bassel Al Sabah and issued in a press release on Sunday, excludes ....

  • Syrian observatory denies Turkish forces advancement 1km into Afrin

    Date: 2018-03-11 09:49:43 GMT - United Kingdom - Arab world - SN:20 - ID:7288629

    LONDON, March 11 (MENA) - The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights denied on Sunday reports saying that Turkish army forces advanced one kilometer into Afrin city in northern Syria. Meantime, Sky News reported that a drone attack was foiled on ....

  • 1100 killed in shelling on Ghouta

    Date: 2018-03-11 09:32:26 GMT - United Kingdom - Arab world - SN:16 - ID:7288572

    LONDON, March 11 (MENA) - As many as 1,100 people were killed within three weeks during a shelling launched on Ghouta, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. The fiercest clashes take place in the area between Douma city and Harasta city, ....

  • 237 illegal immigrants rescued off western Libyan coast

    Date: 2018-03-11 08:20:29 GMT - Libya - Arab world - SN:8 - ID:7288432

    TRIPOLI, March 11 (MENA) - The Libyan naval forces rescued a total of 237 illegal immigrants off western Libya coast in two separate operations. In statements to the US-funded Radio Sawa on Sunday, coast guards spokesman Ayoub Qassem said a boat ....

  • Scores of Houthis killed in Arab coalition raids over Yemen

    Date: 2018-03-11 06:49:41 GMT - Yemen - Arab world - SN:3 - ID:7288398

    ADEN, March 11 (MENA) - Scores of Houthis, including one of their leaders, were killed in raids launched by the Saudi Arabia-led Arab coalition over the militias' positions in the western coast of Yemen, military sources said Sunday. The ....

  • Syrian army secures exit of many families from Eastern Ghouta

    Date: 2018-03-10 22:18:36 GMT - Syria - Arab world - SN:60 - ID:7288295

    DAMASCUS, March 10 (MENA) - Units of the Syrian army on Saturday secured the exit of a number of families who were held by the terrorist organizations in Mesraba town in the eastern Ghouta in the countryside of Damascus, SANA reported. The army ....

  • Six Houhti rebels killed in Yemen's Baydaa - report

    Date: 2018-03-10 16:46:14 GMT - Yemen - Arab world - SN:44 - ID:7287982

    ADEN, March 10 (MENA) - Six Houthi militants were killed and others were injured in fierce clashes with the army in Baydaa province of Yemen, a military source told Al Arabiya television on Saturday. The military, backed by popular resistance ....

  • Saudi CP back home following trip to Egypt, UK

    Date: 2018-03-10 14:49:38 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:34 - ID:7287804

    RIYADH, March 10 (MENA) - Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz al Saud, returned to Riyadh on Saturday after a trip that took him to Egypt, the UK. The trip came upon directives of Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz, the Saudi Press ....

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