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  • 44th Palestinian Prisoners' Day observed amid unprecedented Israeli violations

    Date: 2018-04-17 08:58:56 GMT - Egypt - Arab world - SN:9 - ID:7354748

    Palestinians marked on Tuesday the Palestinian Prisoners’ Day amid unprecedented Israeli violations in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip. The Commission for Detainees and Ex-Detainees Affairs said in a report that roughly 6,500 Palestinians are ....

  • British sub tracked by Russian subs before latest strikes in Syria

    Date: 2018-04-17 07:56:52 GMT - United Kingdom - Arab world - SN:6 - ID:7354641

    A British attack submarine has been locked in a “cat-and-mouse” pursuit by Russian submarines and warships, The Times said quoting military sources. While Theresa May was deciding last week whether to launch strikes against Syria, a drama began ....

  • No rockets downed by Syria -- Trump

    Date: 2018-04-17 07:03:59 GMT - USA - Arab world - SN:3 - ID:7354549

    US President Donald Trump and Pentagon officials have dismissed Russian claims that Syrian air defense systems took out most of the cruise missiles aimed at three of the country's critical chemical weapons sites. Trump and military officials are ....

  • Saudi air defense intercepts Houthi missile targeting Najran

    Date: 2018-04-17 06:53:14 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:2 - ID:7354537

    The Saudi air defense has intercepted a ballistic missile fired by Houthi militias in Yemen targeting the border city of Najran, spokesman for the Arab Coalition Colonel Turki al Maliki said in a statement Monday. "The missile was deliberately ....

  • Syrian air defenses intercepted missiles on Homs -- state TV

    Date: 2018-04-17 05:59:44 GMT - Syria - Arab world - SN:1 - ID:7354482

    The Syrian air defenses have intercepted a missile attack apparently targeting Shayrat Airbase in Homs province. The Syrian air defenses managed to intercept some of the projectiles, it added. While it remains unclear who launched the attack, ....

  • Absence of Qatari emir from Arab summit expected, says UAE minister

    Date: 2018-04-16 11:47:40 GMT - United Arab Emirates - Arab world - SN:9 - ID:7353285

    UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said the Qatari emir's absence from the Arab summit is a normal result of the policy of obstinacy Qatar has been adopting since the start of its crisis with Arab countries. The policy of ....

  • Erekat: Arab Summit adopted full Palestinian proposals

    Date: 2018-04-16 11:08:02 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:6 - ID:7353171

    Secretary General of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) Executive Committee Saeb Erekat said the 29th Arab Summit has fully adopted the peace plan proposed by Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas at the UN Security Council last ....

  • Arab summit held amid extraordinary circumstances for Arabs - MENA chairman

    Date: 2018-04-15 21:45:10 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:25 - ID:7352475

    Chairman and Editor-in-Chief of the Middle East News Agency Ali Hassan on Sunday highlighted the importance of the 29th Arab summit in Saudi Arabia, being held in extraordinary circumstances for the Arab nation. Speaking to the Saudi Press ....

  • 29th Arab summit concluded in Saudi Arabia

    Date: 2018-04-15 20:37:42 GMT - Egypt - Arab world - SN:22 - ID:7352442

    The 29th Arab summit was concluded Sunday at King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture, commonly known as “Ithra”, in Dhahran. The summit, held under the chairmanship of Saudi King Salman bin Abdul Aziz al Saud, approved all draft resolutions on ....

  • Tunisia to host next Arab summit

    Date: 2018-04-15 20:36:39 GMT - Egypt - Arab world - SN:21 - ID:7352441

    Arab leaders decided to hold the 30th ordinary session of the Arab League in Tunisia in March 2019. The decision was issued during the 29th Arab summit titled "Jerusalem summit" which concluded its activities on Sunday evening in the Saudi city ....

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