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  • 21 firefighter, rescue teams contribute to containing Jazan fire

    21 firefighter, rescue teams contribute to containing Jazan fire

    Date: 2015-12-24 07:52:00 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:3 - ID:3985833

    Some 21 firefighter, rescue and ambulance teams worked on containing the fire that broke out early Thursday in Jazan hospital in southwestern the kingdom. Around 25 people were killed and 107 others wounded in the fire, according to Al Arabiya ....

  • Saudi Deputy CP receives telephone call from US FM

    Saudi Deputy CP receives telephone call from US FM

    Date: 2015-12-24 06:48:19 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:2 - ID:3985593

    Saudi Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, the Second Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, received a telephone call from US Secretary of State John Kerry, SPA reported on Thursday. During the call, they reviewed ....

  • 25 people killed, scores injured in Jazan fire hospital, civil defense says

    25 people killed, scores injured in Jazan fire hospital, civil defense says

    Date: 2015-12-24 06:39:29 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:1 - ID:3985569

    Around 25 people were killed and scores others wounded when a fire broke out in Jazan hospital in southwestern the kingdom, the Saudi Civil Defense said on Thursday. Rescue teams are trying to extinguish the fire. Reason behind the fire has ....

  • 2 civilians killed, 10 wounded in 2 blasts in Baghdad

    2 civilians killed, 10 wounded in 2 blasts in Baghdad

    Date: 2015-12-23 09:56:06 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:8 - ID:3981633

    Two Iraqi civilians were killed and 10 others wounded in two blasts in Baghdad on Wednesday, a security source said. A bomb blew up near a factory in eastern Baghdad, killing two passers-by and wounding eight others. The other bomb exploded in ....

  • Arab jets hit Houthi targets in Sanaa

    Arab jets hit Houthi targets in Sanaa

    Date: 2015-12-23 07:24:33 GMT - Yemen - Arab world - SN:2 - ID:3980657

    Arab coalition jets shelled a number of targets of Houthi and Saleh militias in Sanaa Wednesday. The jets targeted a reception camp affiliated with the special operations troops in Dalaa Hamdan area, northern Sanaa, eyewitnesses said. Weapon ....

  • Arab League welcomes Greece's recognition of Palestinian state

    Arab League welcomes Greece's recognition of Palestinian state

    Date: 2015-12-22 17:28:49 GMT - Egypt - Arab world - SN:12 - ID:3979189

    The Arab League welcomed Greece’s parliament unanimous approval on Tuesday of a nonbinding bill calling on the country’s government to formally recognize Palestinian statehood. The League assistant secretary general for Palestine sector Saed Abu ....

  • 21 Daesh fighters killed in Anbar, Kirkuk

    21 Daesh fighters killed in Anbar, Kirkuk

    Date: 2015-12-22 15:29:04 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:10 - ID:3978497

    As many as 21 terrorist Daesh fighters were killed in Iraqi military operations in al-Anbar and Kirkuk. A security source said the Iraqi air forces bombarded a Daesh stronghold, leaving 10 terrorists dead in southern al-Anbar. The 8th division ....

  • Tunisian president holds talks with Saudi King in Riyadh

    Tunisian president holds talks with Saudi King in Riyadh

    Date: 2015-12-22 12:57:52 GMT - Tunisia - Arab world - SN:7 - ID:3977345

    Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi is to hold talks in Riyadh with Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz during his two-day visit to Saudi Arabia, President Essebsi's Diplomatic Adviser Khamis al Gihinawy said on Tuesday. During his stay, the ....

  • Hezbollah chief vows to respond to Kuntar assassination

    Hezbollah chief vows to respond to Kuntar assassination

    Date: 2015-12-22 05:54:30 GMT - Lebanon - Arab world - SN:3 - ID:3973789

    Hezbollah Secretary General Hassan Nasrallah on Monday said that his group has the right to respond to the assassination of Samir Kuntar, the dean of liberated detainees from Israeli prisons. "This is our right and we will exercise this right," ....

  • Lebanon approves trash exportation plan

    Lebanon approves trash exportation plan

    Date: 2015-12-22 05:50:41 GMT - Lebanon - Arab world - SN:2 - ID:3973781

    The Lebanese cabinet has approved a garbage exportation plan, Prime Minister Tamam Salam said Monday. The government has ended the crisis which left the Lebanese people amid unstable political conditions, Salam added at a news conference. He ....

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