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  • 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 ....

  • Iraqi forces getting ready to liberate Tal Afar from Daesh

    Iraqi forces getting ready to liberate Tal Afar from Daesh

    Date: 2017-08-01 07:29:06 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:5 - ID:6924852

    The Iraqi forces is getting ready to liberate Tal Afar city from Daesh. There are 1,500 to 2,000 exhausted Daesh elements in Tal Afar, ‎Nineveh Operations Commander Najim al Jubouri said in statements on Tuesday. Jabouri said that the ....

  • AL chief condemns Mogadishu terror attack

    AL chief condemns Mogadishu terror attack

    Date: 2017-07-31 10:40:15 GMT - Egypt - Arab world - SN:4 - ID:6923623

    Arab League Secretary General Ahmed Abul Gheit on Monday condemned the terrorist attack that took place in the Somali capital Mogadishu and left scores of people dead and injured. Abul Gheit offered condolences to the Somali government and ....

  • Israeli occupation forces storm central Ramallah under pretext of arresting wanted elements

    Israeli occupation forces storm central Ramallah under pretext of arresting wanted elements

    Date: 2017-07-30 10:35:40 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:5 - ID:6922145

    Israeli occupation forces at dawn Sunday stormed central Ramallah city and imposed a curfew on a number of buildings under pretexts of searching for wanted elements. Eyewitnesses told MENA that the Israeli forces stormed the surroundings of the ....

  • Daesh controls only 15 km in Raqqa: SOHR

    Daesh controls only 15 km in Raqqa: SOHR

    Date: 2017-07-30 10:32:19 GMT - United Kingdom - Arab world - SN:3 - ID:6922133

    The London-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Sunday that terrorist Daesh group controls only an area of ​​15 kilometers in the city of Raqqa, southern the Euphrates River. The SOHR explained that the Syrian army was able to make new ....

  • Putin, Security Council members discuss Syria’s situation, Russia-US ties

    Putin, Security Council members discuss Syria’s situation, Russia-US ties

    Date: 2017-07-28 18:57:10 GMT - Russia - Arab world - SN:13 - ID:6920179

    Russian President Vladimir Putin held a meeting on Friday with permanent members of Russia's Security Council to discuss the current state of Russia-US relations, as well as de-escalation zones in war-torn Syria, Sputnik News quoted Kremlin ....

  • Israeli authorities to open Al Aqsa gates for worshipers of all ages

    Israeli authorities to open Al Aqsa gates for worshipers of all ages

    Date: 2017-07-28 18:03:46 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:10 - ID:6920099

    Israeli occupational authorities decided Friday to reopen Al Aqsa Mosque gates for worshipers of all ages, media official in the Department of Islamic Endowments in al Quds, Firas al Debs said. Israeli forces removed metal barriers and withdrew ....

  • Daesh activity on Twitter declined by 92%: US-led coalition

    Daesh activity on Twitter declined by 92%: US-led coalition

    Date: 2017-07-28 10:19:11 GMT - USA - Arab world - SN:6 - ID:6919570

    Spokesman for the US-led international coalition to fight Daesh Col. Ryan Dillon said Friday that terrorist Daesh group's activity, including promoting for its propaganda on twitter has declined in May by 92% compared to the same month in last ....

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