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  • Yemeni army foils attempt by Houthi militias to re-take Khaled Bin al Walid camp

    Yemeni army foils attempt by Houthi militias to re-take Khaled Bin al Walid camp

    Date: 2017-08-10 10:38:00 GMT - Yemen - Arab world - SN:4 - ID:6938407

    The Yemeni army foiled an attempt by militias of Houthis and supporters of ousted president Ali Abdallah Saleh to attack Khalid Bin Al Walid military camp, east of the Yemeni city of Mocha, a Yemeni military source said on Thursday. The source ....

  • GACA denies allowing Qatari airlines to access western Saudi airspace

    GACA denies allowing Qatari airlines to access western Saudi airspace

    Date: 2017-08-09 08:17:13 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:4 - ID:6936544

    Saudi Arabia's General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) denied allowing Qatari airlines to access the kingdom from the west. In a statement on Wednesday, GACA confirmed that Qatari airliners are banned from accessing the Saudi airspace. The ....

  • Hamas balks at Israeli raids on Gaza Strip as

    Hamas balks at Israeli raids on Gaza Strip as "major escalation"

    Date: 2017-08-09 07:40:36 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:3 - ID:6936507

    Hamas balked at Tuesday's Israeli shelling of Hamas resistance posts, considering this as a major escalation. Hamas Spokesman Fawzi Barhoum said Israel should bear the consequences of the attack. A number of Palestinians were injured in ....

  • Syrian HNC to meet in Riyadh this month

    Syrian HNC to meet in Riyadh this month

    Date: 2017-08-08 07:44:03 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:3 - ID:6934963

    Head of the delegation of the Syrian opposition’s High Negotiations Committee (HNC) Nasr Al Hariri said on Monday the committee will meet in the Saudi capital, Riyadh, in mid-August in order to prepare for the next round of Geneva peace ....

  • Arab League chief meets Tajik ambassador

    Arab League chief meets Tajik ambassador

    Date: 2017-08-07 11:23:40 GMT - Egypt - Arab world - SN:5 - ID:6933910

    Arab League Secretary General Ahmed Abul Gheit met on Monday with Tajik Ambassador to Egypt Khesro Nazeri for talks on the second session of the economic and cooperation forum of Arab Countries with Central Asian States and Azerbaijan, to be hosted ....

  • Jordanian king arrives in Ramallah

    Jordanian king arrives in Ramallah

    Date: 2017-08-07 11:17:43 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:2 - ID:6933894

    King Abdullah II of Jordan arrived at the Palestinian presidential headquarters here on Monday on his first visit to the West Bank in five years. His last visit to the West Bank was in 2012. Speaking to MENA, Fatah spokesman Osama Qawasmeh ....

  • Israeli army begins military training near Lebanese borders

    Israeli army begins military training near Lebanese borders

    Date: 2017-08-07 11:10:08 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:1 - ID:6933877

    The Israeli army began on Monday military training in the Galilee Panhandle (Finger of Galilee) region adjacent to the Lebanese borders, according to Jewish websites. The websites mentioned that the area will witness intensified movement of ....

  • Mauritanians vote on controversial constitutional changes

    Mauritanians vote on controversial constitutional changes

    Date: 2017-08-05 11:32:50 GMT - Mauritania - Arab world - SN:5 - ID:6931219

    Mauritanians went to the polls Saturday to vote in the constitutional referendum changes in the country. A high voting turnout was witnessed in the election commissions in the capital, according to MENA correspondent here. About 1.4 million ....

  • UN envoy to Libya visits Tripoli

    UN envoy to Libya visits Tripoli

    Date: 2017-08-05 11:21:06 GMT - Libya - Arab world - SN:1 - ID:6931189

    United Nations Envoy to Libya Ghassan Salamé is due to embark on a visit to Tripoli with his accompanying delegation. Salamé is scheduled to meet with Head of the Libyan Presidential Council Fayez Sarraj and Foreign Minister Mohamed Taher Siala. ....

  • Hamas is ready to dissolve administrative committee in Gaza strip

    Hamas is ready to dissolve administrative committee in Gaza strip

    Date: 2017-08-03 12:25:44 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:6 - ID:6928759

    Hamas movement on Thursday expressed readiness to dissolve the administrative committee in Gaza strip immediately if the national unity government took over full responsibility of the coastal enclave. In a statement, member of Hamas' political ....

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