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  • Arab coalition intercepts Iranian-made Houthi drone over Abha

    Arab coalition intercepts Iranian-made Houthi drone over Abha

    Date: 2019-01-30 19:09:02 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:4 - ID:7782242

    The Arab coalition has confirmed that an Iranian-made Houthi drone was intercepted and destroyed over the southern Saudi city of Abha on Wednesday. Turki al-Maliki, the coalition’s spokesperson, said Saudi Arabia’s royal air force identified an ....

  • 20 Palestinians injured in Ramallah

    20 Palestinians injured in Ramallah

    Date: 2019-01-26 19:47:34 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:10 - ID:7775747

    Twenty Palestinians were wounded Saturday as Israeli forces opened fire against them after they prevented settlers from storming a village east of Ramallah. Clashes broke out between Palestinian families and Israeli settlers after they tried to ....

  • Sudan's Bashir to visit Cairo Sunday

    Sudan's Bashir to visit Cairo Sunday

    Date: 2019-01-26 18:33:07 GMT - Sudan - Arab world - SN:8 - ID:7775695

    Sudanese President Omar al Bashir will arrive in Cairo Sunday for a one-day visit. Bashir is expected to hold talks with President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on several regional and international issues of mutual concern. This visit is part of ....

  • Achieving Mideast peace depends on returning rights of Palestinian - diplomat

    Achieving Mideast peace depends on returning rights of Palestinian - diplomat

    Date: 2019-01-26 17:48:18 GMT - Egypt - Arab world - SN:7 - ID:7775626

    Achieving peace and restoring stability in the region depend on returning the rights of Palestinians, Egypt’s Permanent Representative to the UN Mohamed Idris said Saturday. The road to peace is remained clear, but requires all parties’ ....

  • 8 dead, 27 injured in Houthi shelling of camp for displaced persons in Yemen

    8 dead, 27 injured in Houthi shelling of camp for displaced persons in Yemen

    Date: 2019-01-26 17:45:58 GMT - Yemen - Arab world - SN:6 - ID:7775622

    The Houthi militias shelled a camp for displaced persons in Yemen’s Hajjah province, killing eight people and wounding more than 27 others. The wounded included women and children, Saba News Agency reported on Saturday. The camp is located ....

  • Syrian army discovers mass grave in Palmyra countryside

    Syrian army discovers mass grave in Palmyra countryside

    Date: 2019-01-24 23:40:10 GMT - Syria - Arab world - SN:21 - ID:7773347

    The competent authorities on Thursday discovered a mass grave containing the bodies of a number of military and civilian martyrs, in al-Ameriya area near Palmyra, Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) reported on Thursday. While securing the areas ....

  • Israeli forces detain 12 Palestinians from West Bank

    Israeli forces detain 12 Palestinians from West Bank

    Date: 2019-01-24 12:04:35 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:12 - ID:7772572

    Israeli occupation forces on Thursday detained 12 Palestinians in different parts of the West Bank. In a statement, the Palestinian Prisoner's Club (PPC) said that Israeli occupation forces arrested five Palestinians from Qalqilya governorate, ....

  • UN appoints Kuwait's Rola Dashti as ESCWA chief

    UN appoints Kuwait's Rola Dashti as ESCWA chief

    Date: 2019-01-22 08:45:29 GMT - Kuwait - Arab world - SN:4 - ID:7768812

    UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has announced the appointment of Rola Dashti of Kuwait as the next Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA), KUNA reported Tuesday. She will succeed ....

  • Israeli air force intercepts Syrian missiles

    Israeli air force intercepts Syrian missiles

    Date: 2019-01-20 20:14:16 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:5 - ID:7766683

    Israel's Iron Dome missile defense system intercepted a projectile launched from Syria after it accused Israel of carrying out a rare daytime attack on the south of the country, the Jerusalem Post reported on Sunday. On January 13, Israeli Prime ....

  • AL chief: Arab stance on Syria's membership remains unclear

    AL chief: Arab stance on Syria's membership remains unclear

    Date: 2019-01-18 22:02:18 GMT - Lebanon - Arab world - SN:8 - ID:7763783

    Arab League (AL) Secretary General Ahmed Abul Gheit on Friday asserted the Arab stance on Syria's membership at the Arab League remains unclear. In a joint press conference with Lebanese Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil, the AL chief said Arab ....

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