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  • UNHCR: Up to 700 feared dead as migrant ship capsizes in waters south of Italy

    UNHCR: Up to 700 feared dead as migrant ship capsizes in waters south of Italy

    Date: 2015-04-19 09:58:31 GMT - United Nations - Arab world - SN:16 - ID:2409197

    As many as 700 people are feared dead after a boat carrying migrants capsized off the Libyan coast overnight in one of the worst disasters seen in the Mediterranean migrant crisis, ABC News quoted the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees ....

  • 24 people killed during clashes in Tripoli in 2 days

    24 people killed during clashes in Tripoli in 2 days

    Date: 2015-04-19 09:55:39 GMT - Libya - Arab world - SN:8 - ID:2408637

    At least 24 people were killed and scores injured in clashes over the past two days in the Libyan cities of Tajura and Fashloum. The clashes took place between the Libyan army and forces of Operation Libya dawn. The dead include 17 soldiers ....

  • Kuwait keen to support joint Arab labor march

    Kuwait keen to support joint Arab labor march

    Date: 2015-04-19 09:53:37 GMT - Kuwait - Arab world - SN:14 - ID:2409153

    Kuwaiti Emir Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah asserted his country's keenness to support the plans of joint Arab labor and Arab organizations. In his speech before the 42nd session of the Arab Labor Conference, he called on focusing on ....

  • Israel allows 620 trucks into Gaza Strip

    Israel allows 620 trucks into Gaza Strip

    Date: 2015-04-19 08:00:55 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:1 - ID:2408161

    Israeli authorities decided on Sunday to allow 620 trucks loaded with commodities into the Gaza Strip through Karam Abu Salem crossing. The trucks are carrying goods for the commercial, agricultural and transportation sectors along with aid ....

  • Decisive Storm jets bomb military sites of former president

    Decisive Storm jets bomb military sites of former president

    Date: 2015-04-18 12:09:09 GMT - Yemen - Arab world - SN:10 - ID:2403857

    Air jets of “Operation Decisive Storm” bombed several military positions loyal to former Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh in Aden’s neighboring city of Abyan. The bombed targets were located in the mountainous area in the governorate ....

  • Tunisian foreign ministry denies execution of 4 nationals in Libya

    Tunisian foreign ministry denies execution of 4 nationals in Libya

    Date: 2015-04-17 15:46:20 GMT - Tunisia - Arab world - SN:25 - ID:2399885

    The Tunisian Foreign Ministry denied on Friday news fanned by the media about the execution of four Tunisian citizens in Libya's city of Misrata, stressing it is baseless. In a statement, the ministry said, after investigations by the Tunisian ....

  • Terrorist cell nabbed for responsibility of Baghdad bombings  - spokesman

    Terrorist cell nabbed for responsibility of Baghdad bombings - spokesman

    Date: 2015-04-17 15:39:16 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:23 - ID:2399853

    A terrorist cell, held responsible for the bombings that hit Baghdad over the past few days, was arrested, spokesman for the Iraqi Interior Ministry Saad Maan said Friday. In press statements, Maan said that the intelligence department at the ....

  • Registered Sudanese nationals vote at Sudan consulate in Aswan

    Registered Sudanese nationals vote at Sudan consulate in Aswan

    Date: 2015-04-17 15:37:10 GMT - Egypt - Arab world - SN:22 - ID:2399841

    Registered Sudanese nationals headed Friday to cast their ballots in the presidential and parliamentary elections at the headquarters of the Sudanese consulate in Aswan. As many as 600 nationals were registered in electoral lists, said Consul ....

  • Saudi King, Chinese president discuss promoting cooperation

    Saudi King, Chinese president discuss promoting cooperation

    Date: 2015-04-17 15:35:46 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:21 - ID:2399833

    Saudi King Salman bin Abdel Aziz made a telephone call with Chinese President Xi Jinping to discuss promoting cooperation. The call tackled bilateral ties along with the latest regional and international developments. ....

  • Al Hafa military camp shelled in Sanaa

    Al Hafa military camp shelled in Sanaa

    Date: 2015-04-17 15:33:04 GMT - Yemen - Arab world - SN:19 - ID:2399813

    Decisive Storm jets carried out the biggest raid on Houthi targets in Sanaa since the beginning of the military operations 23 days ago on Friday. Sounds of huge blasts were heard in the Yemeni capital, where the planes flew at low ....

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