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  • New Palestinian gov't has plan to rationalize expenses - spokesman

    Date: 2019-04-14 10:30:10 GMT - palestine - Middle East - SN:26 - ID:7896787

    RAMALLAH, April 14 (MENA) - New Palestinian government spokesman Ibrahim Melhem said the government will take major measures to rationalize expenses. In statements to Voice of Palestine, he said the coming stage will witness grave challenges, not ....

  • Iran flood death toll rises to 76

    Date: 2019-04-14 09:22:58 GMT - Iran - Middle East - SN:18 - ID:7896682

    TEHRAN, April 14 (MENA) - Seventy-six people have been killed in Iran by floods in recent weeks, according to a new toll published Sunday with warnings still in place for large swathes of the country. "With the death of five people in the ....

  • Palestinian prisoners enter 7th day of hunger strike

    Date: 2019-04-14 09:18:18 GMT - palestine - Middle East - SN:16 - ID:7896666

    RAMALLAH, April 14 (MENA) - About 150 Palestinian prisoners entered on Sunday their seventh day of an open-ended hunger strike which was staged on the back of the failure of talks with the Israel Prison Services (IPS) over the deteriorating ....

  • Israel detains Quds governor, 14 others

    Date: 2019-04-14 09:09:43 GMT - palestine - Middle East - SN:15 - ID:7896655

    RAMALLAH, April 14 (MENA) - Israeli occupation forces have detained 15 Palestinians in the occupied West Bank, according to a local NGO on Sunday. Al-Quds governor Adnan Ghaith is among the detainees, said the Palestinian Prisoners' Club in a ....

  • Israel to demolish Palestinian homes in 'Peace Forest'

    Date: 2019-04-14 08:32:24 GMT - palestine - Middle East - SN:13 - ID:7896560

    RAMALLAH, April 14 (MENA) - The homes of hundreds of East Jerusalem Palestinians are slated for destruction after a court rejected an appeal against the demolitions, the Israeli newspaper Haaretz reported. The Jerusalem District Court court ....

  • Kuwaiti emir greets Palestinian president over forming new govt

    Date: 2019-04-14 08:24:44 GMT - Kuwait - Middle East - SN:12 - ID:7896561

    KUWAIT CITY, April 14 (MENA) - Kuwaiti Emir Sheikh Sabah al Ahmad al Jaber al Sabah sent a cable of greetings on Sunday to Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas over forming the new Palestinian government. In the cable, the Kuwaiti emir wished ....

  • Russian warplanes attack 'terrorist' targets in Syria's Idlib

    Date: 2019-04-14 07:31:25 GMT - Russia - Middle East - SN:8 - ID:7896454

    MOSCOW, April 14 (MENA) - Russian warplanes have attacked targets of terrorist groups in Syria's Idlib countryside, Sputnik news agency quoted a military source as saying on Sunday. The targets included a site and an ammunition depot of the Nusra ....

  • Palestinian boy injured after being beaten up in Hebron

    Date: 2019-04-14 06:48:04 GMT - palestine - Middle East - SN:7 - ID:7896413

    RAMALLAH, April 14 (MENA) - A Palestinian boy was injured late on Saturday after being beaten up by Israeli forces in Hebron in southern the West Bank. The boy was taken to a hospital in Hebron after sustaining wounds and fractures, Palestinian ....

  • 23 Syrians injured in Israeli airstrike in Hama

    Date: 2019-04-13 16:17:12 GMT - Syria - Middle East - SN:48 - ID:7896043

    DAMASCUS, April 13 (MENA) – At least 23 people were injured in an Israeli airstrike that targeted Massyaf City in Hama's northern countryside, Syrian sources said. Earlier, the Syrian air defenses said it intercepted an Israeli air attack that ....

  • Palestinian youth injured by Israeli gunfire in Hebron

    Date: 2019-04-13 11:29:07 GMT - palestine - Middle East - SN:30 - ID:7895533

    RAMALLAH, April 13 (MENA) - A Palestinian young man was shot in his mouth and injured by the Israeli gunfire in Beit Einoun area, in the north of Hebron, south West Bank. The Palestinian youth was carried to a hospital in the town, Palestinian ....

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