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  • Arab jets hit Houthi, Saleh targets in al Makha city

    Arab jets hit Houthi, Saleh targets in al Makha city

    Date: 2016-05-21 07:46:37 GMT - Yemen - Arab world - SN:2 - ID:4949873

    Arab coalition jets have raided targets of the Houthi group and ousted Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh in the coastal city of al Makha in southwestern Yemen. The military council in Taiz said Saturday the jets hit missile launchers and ....

  • Hamas slams Israeli detention campaign against its leaders

    Hamas slams Israeli detention campaign against its leaders

    Date: 2016-05-18 11:12:01 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:8 - ID:4931793

    Hamas movement condemned Israel's detention campaign in various parts of the West Bank that targeted its key leaders. In press statements on Wednesday, Hamas Spokesman Samy Abu-Zuhri said the detention campaign that targeted Hamas' leaderships ....

  • 50 killed in Syrian factional clashes - Observatory

    50 killed in Syrian factional clashes - Observatory

    Date: 2016-05-18 09:23:20 GMT - Syria - Arab world - SN:6 - ID:4930665

    At least 50 fighters and two civilians were killed Tuesday in clashes between rival anti-regime groups east of Syria’s capital, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. The powerful Jaish al-Islam, or Army of Islam, has been locked in ....

  • Hadi's legitimacy undebatable - FM

    Hadi's legitimacy undebatable - FM

    Date: 2016-05-18 09:19:26 GMT - Yemen - Arab world - SN:4 - ID:4930621

    Yemeni Foreign Minister Abdel Malek al Mekhlafi said the legitimacy of President Abdrabbu Mansour Hadi is not subject to discussion. The president and the government are recognized by the international community, he said at a press conference at ....

  • UN: 7.6 million Yemenis are 'one step' from famine

    UN: 7.6 million Yemenis are 'one step' from famine

    Date: 2016-05-18 07:25:19 GMT - United Nations - Arab world - SN:3 - ID:4929961

    Director of UN humanitarian operations John Ging warned that 7.6 million people in conflict-torn Yemen face severe food shortages and are "one step" from famine, the BBC reported Wednesday. Ging told a news conference that there has been "a ....

  • US-led coalition launches 12 airstrikes against Daesh in Syria, Iraq

    US-led coalition launches 12 airstrikes against Daesh in Syria, Iraq

    Date: 2016-05-17 17:00:16 GMT - USA - Arab world - SN:11 - ID:4928221

    The US-led coalition has carried out 12 airstrikes against Daesh terrorists' targets in Syria and Iraq on Tuesday. Attack and remotely piloted aircraft conducted two strikes in Syria, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials ....

  • Iraqi PM blames Daesh terrorists for escalation of violence in Iraq

    Iraqi PM blames Daesh terrorists for escalation of violence in Iraq

    Date: 2016-05-17 16:04:11 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:10 - ID:4927733

    Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al Abadi said on Tuesday that the terrorist Daesh group stepped up violence against innocent people in Iraq after it lost several battles against the Iraqi army and police. A military operation was launched on Monday ....

  • Hamas says summit postponement another proof of failure

    Hamas says summit postponement another proof of failure

    Date: 2016-05-17 13:06:43 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:7 - ID:4926089

    Palestinian movement Hamas said France’s announcement to postpone an international summit on Middle East peace was another proof of the failure of the settlement option. In a press release, Hamas spokesman Samy Abu Zahry called on the Fatah ....

  • Arab League calls for coordinating policies to face repercussions of oil crisis

    Arab League calls for coordinating policies to face repercussions of oil crisis

    Date: 2016-05-17 13:04:39 GMT - Egypt - Arab world - SN:6 - ID:4926073

    The Arab League asserted the necessity of taking a unified Arab stance vis-a-vis the oil crisis and facing the repercussions of the setback in oil prices through coordinating Arab policies at the regional and international levels. This came in ....

  • Iraqi, int'l coalition warplanes carry out 79 sorties against Daesh

    Iraqi, int'l coalition warplanes carry out 79 sorties against Daesh

    Date: 2016-05-16 09:46:50 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:8 - ID:4917249

    Iraqi jets along with international coalition jets launched 79 sorties against terrorist Daesh sites over the past 24 hours. The airstrikes included 44 sorties by Iraqi warplanes and 27 by the international coalition jets. ....

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