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  • Challenges won’t stop Jordan from achieving development - king

    Challenges won’t stop Jordan from achieving development - king

    Date: 2015-05-18 10:04:33 GMT - Jordan - Arab world - SN:14 - ID:2611397

    Jordan will not allow the challenges besetting the region to provide an excuse for inhibiting the economic and political development march, King Abdullah II of Jordan said. Crises have always motivated the kingdom to go forward with development ....

  • Arab media can play decisive role in fighting extremist thoughts - official

    Arab media can play decisive role in fighting extremist thoughts - official

    Date: 2015-05-18 09:08:22 GMT - Jordan - Arab world - SN:8 - ID:2610857

    The spokesman for the Jordanian government underlined on Monday the important role of Arab media in facing extremist ideas. "We need in the Arab and Islamic world to fight terrorism by military, security and intellectual ways," Mohamed al Momani ....

  • 560 trucks enter Gaza Strip via Karm Abu Salem

    560 trucks enter Gaza Strip via Karm Abu Salem

    Date: 2015-05-18 08:40:00 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:5 - ID:2610617

    Israeli authorities decided to allow 560 trucks loaded with construction materials into Gaza Strip from Israel via Karem Abu Salem crossing. The trucks are carrying goods for the commercial, agricultural and transportation sectors along with aid ....

  • Israeli gunboats fire at Palestinian fishermen off Gaza

    Israeli gunboats fire at Palestinian fishermen off Gaza

    Date: 2015-05-18 08:29:14 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:3 - ID:2610537

    Israeli gunboats fired Monday at Palestinian fishermen off Gaza Strip shores, forcing them to leave waters. No injuries were reported, local sources said. ....

  • PLO member slams storming of al Aqsa mosque by Israeli settlers

    PLO member slams storming of al Aqsa mosque by Israeli settlers

    Date: 2015-05-17 15:59:49 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:39 - ID:2607569

    Member of the Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO) Executive Committee Ahmed Qurei slammed on Sunday the storming of al Aqsa mosque by dozens of Israeli settlers to perform Talmudic rituals. In a statement, Qurei warned of the Israeli ....

  • Saudi king: We back all efforts aimed to close Arab ranks

    Saudi king: We back all efforts aimed to close Arab ranks

    Date: 2015-05-17 15:57:20 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:38 - ID:2607549

    Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz received at Al Yamamah Palace Sunday speaker of Arab Parliament Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Jarwan accompanied by his deputies and chairmen of committees, who handed the King the Medal of Arab Parliament of First Class in ....

  • Arab info. ministers to discuss 17 items in AL meeting Thursday

    Arab info. ministers to discuss 17 items in AL meeting Thursday

    Date: 2015-05-17 14:06:15 GMT - Egypt - Arab world - SN:31 - ID:2606361

    Members of the Executive Bureau of the Council of Arab information ministers will discuss on Thursday 17 items related to Arab media issues, methods to develop the media and strategic visions, the Arab League (AL) said in a statement on ....

  • Abbas attends canonization of 2 Palestinian nuns in Holy See

    Abbas attends canonization of 2 Palestinian nuns in Holy See

    Date: 2015-05-17 13:56:38 GMT - Vatican - Arab world - SN:32 - ID:2606373

    Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has attended the canonization of two Palestinian nuns at the St. Peter Square, the Vatican. Sisters Marian Bawardy and Marie Ghattas were among four sisters made saints Sunday at a Mass attended by the ....

  • Riydah Conf. for Saving Yemen of special importance - Yemeni president

    Riydah Conf. for Saving Yemen of special importance - Yemeni president

    Date: 2015-05-17 13:51:45 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:28 - ID:2606297

    Yemen's President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi underlined the importance of the "Riyadh Conference for Saving Yemen", which is being held in Saudi Arabia in light of the challenges which are besetting the Yemeni people as the result of the coup of the ....

  • AL welcomes Vatican decision recognizing Palestine

    AL welcomes Vatican decision recognizing Palestine

    Date: 2015-05-17 11:30:42 GMT - Egypt - Arab world - SN:21 - ID:2605069

    The Arab League welcomed the Vatican's decision recognizing the Palestinian state. The number of states recognizing the Palestinian state has reached 136, Assistant Secretary General of Arab League for Palestine Mohamed Sobieh said in statement ....

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