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  • AL chief receives Kuwaiti Speaker

    AL chief receives Kuwaiti Speaker

    Date: 2018-01-16 12:58:27 GMT - Egypt - Arab world - SN:19 - ID:7194031

    Arab League (AL) Secretary General Ahmed Abul Gheit on Tuesday received Speaker of the Kuwaiti Parliament Marzouk el Ghanem to discuss means of promoting ties among Arab parliaments in an effort to upgrade Arab joint action. The two sides also ....

  • Israel to ban all humanitarian visits by Hamas members - paper

    Israel to ban all humanitarian visits by Hamas members - paper

    Date: 2018-01-16 10:32:09 GMT - Israel - Arab world - SN:15 - ID:7193720

    The Israeli government told the High Court on Monday that members of the Palestinian movement of Hamas and their first-degree relatives will be banned from making humanitarian visits to Israel, Times of Israel reported Tuesday. It was responding ....

  • Military spokesman: 3 Takfiris arrested in central Sinai

    Military spokesman: 3 Takfiris arrested in central Sinai

    Date: 2018-01-16 09:36:11 GMT - Egypt - Arab world - SN:13 - ID:7193533

    Third Field Army forces Tuesday arrested three Takfiri elements while monitoring movements of security forces, according to the military spokesman. Colonel Tamer el Refaey said in a statement a bomb targeting forces in central Sinai has been ....

  • Jewish settlers storm Al Aqsa Mosque under Israeli army protection

    Jewish settlers storm Al Aqsa Mosque under Israeli army protection

    Date: 2018-01-16 09:29:33 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:12 - ID:7193521

    A group of extremist Jewish settlers on Tuesday stormed the precincts of Al Aqsa Mosque from Bab el Maghreba gate under the protection of Israeli occupation forces. The settlers carried out provocative tours at the holy site and performed ....

  • 3 Houthi leaders killed in clashes with Yemeni army in Saada

    3 Houthi leaders killed in clashes with Yemeni army in Saada

    Date: 2018-01-16 09:00:32 GMT - Yemen - Arab world - SN:11 - ID:7193443

    Three Houthi leaders have been killed in clashes with Yemen's legitimate troops in al Boqaa district of Saada. Saleh Ali Saleh Ghaidaa, Nayef Sadeq Abdullah al Faqih and Mohamed al Sahari were killed in the face-off, military sources were quoted ....

  • UN defends work of Palestinian refugee agency

    UN defends work of Palestinian refugee agency

    Date: 2018-01-16 08:43:52 GMT - United Nations - Arab world - SN:10 - ID:7193402

    United Nations spokesman Stephane Dujarric said the work of the UN agency that helps Palestinian refugees "is critical" and if the United States or any other donor cuts its contributions "we will have to find other sources". Dujarric was ....

  • Saudi Arabia condemns interception of Qatari fighters to UAE civilian planes

    Saudi Arabia condemns interception of Qatari fighters to UAE civilian planes

    Date: 2018-01-16 08:42:10 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:9 - ID:7193398

    An official source at the Saudi Ministry of Foreign Affairs expressed his country's condemnation of the interception by Qatari fighter planes of two civilian UAE planes bound for Bahrain's capital, Manama, according to a statement by the UAE ....

  • UAE says Bahraini radars detected flights intercepted by Qatari fighter jets

    UAE says Bahraini radars detected flights intercepted by Qatari fighter jets

    Date: 2018-01-16 07:43:21 GMT - United Arab Emirates - Arab world - SN:7 - ID:7193290

    The UAE's General Civil Aviation Authority, GCAA, said Monday Qatar's military aircraft intercepted two civilian UAE planes carrying a total of 277 passengers while preparing to land in Manama International Airport, the UAE's official news agency ....

  • Mossad most likely behind Sidon blast, says Lebanese official

    Mossad most likely behind Sidon blast, says Lebanese official

    Date: 2018-01-16 06:55:06 GMT - Lebanon - Arab world - SN:4 - ID:7193187

    Mayor of Sidon Mohamed al Saudi said Monday that the Israeli Mossad is most likely behind a car bomb explosion that occurred on Sunday in the city in southern Lebanon. The blast was an attempt on the life of the car's owner Mohamed Hemdan, ....

  • Israel extends remand of Palestinian girl who hit soldiers

    Israel extends remand of Palestinian girl who hit soldiers

    Date: 2018-01-16 06:54:36 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:3 - ID:7193183

    An Israeli military court has extended the detention of a Palestinian teen filmed last month slapping soldiers. Ahed Tamimi was filmed in December outside her family home, pushing, kicking and slapping the soldiers, who fended off the blows ....

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