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  • Daesh 'official judge' killed in Iraq

    Daesh 'official judge' killed in Iraq

    Date: 2015-01-17 09:46:14 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:17 - ID:1759577

    US-led alliance aircraft launched a raid which resulted in the killing of "official judge" of Daesh group in Iraq's western Anbar province and two of his aides. Meanwhile, Kurdish Peshmerga forces repelled three attacks launched by Daesh in ....

  • Karama crossing to be opened Sunday for coming pilgrims - Palestinian police

    Karama crossing to be opened Sunday for coming pilgrims - Palestinian police

    Date: 2015-01-17 09:30:37 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:13 - ID:1759477

    Al Karama crossing will be opened on Sunday to receiving the coming pilgrims, said the Palestinian police. In a statement Saturday, the Police Public Relations and Media department said that all the departments of crossings are ready to provide ....

  • Palestinian Foreign Ministry welcomes ICC decision to open preliminary probe into possible war crimes in Gaza

    Palestinian Foreign Ministry welcomes ICC decision to open preliminary probe into possible war crimes in Gaza

    Date: 2015-01-17 09:29:09 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:12 - ID:1759453

    The Palestinian Foreign Minister has welcomed a decision by the International Criminal Court to open an initial probe into possible war crimes in the Palestinian territories. It is a positive and important step toward achieving justice, a ....

  • OIC probing lawsuit against Charlie Hebdo

    OIC probing lawsuit against Charlie Hebdo

    Date: 2015-01-17 09:21:19 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:8 - ID:1759361

    The Organization of Islamic Cooperation is seriously considering suing Charlie Hebdo for republishing caricatures defaming the Prophet Muhammad of Islam. The French magazine republished the cartoons in its first issue after a recent attack on its ....

  • 3 Syrian soldiers killed in armed clashes in Aleppo

    3 Syrian soldiers killed in armed clashes in Aleppo

    Date: 2015-01-17 07:54:09 GMT - Syria - Arab world - SN:5 - ID:1758609

    Three Syrian army soldiers were killed during armed clashes with opposition fighters in Aleppo's countryside, activists said on Saturday. Meanwhile, four rebels were killed and several others injured after their vehicle was targeted by government ....

  • Algeria refuses to bury brothers behind Charlie Hebdo attack on its soil

    Algeria refuses to bury brothers behind Charlie Hebdo attack on its soil

    Date: 2015-01-17 07:52:57 GMT - Algeria - Arab world - SN:4 - ID:1758593

    Algerian authorities turned down a French request to bury the bodies of the two brothers, who committed the Charlie Hebdo attack, in Algeria. Algeria strongly rejected the official French request, citing that the two brothers, Said and Cherif ....

  • Libya urges international help against terrorism

    Libya urges international help against terrorism

    Date: 2015-01-17 07:51:22 GMT - Libya - Arab world - SN:3 - ID:1758569

    The interim Libyan government called on the international community to help the country in its war against terrorism by lifting an armament ban on "Operation Dignity" forces. In a statement, the government said that after the attack on Tripoli by ....

  • Lebanese PM meets with UN special coordinator

    Lebanese PM meets with UN special coordinator

    Date: 2015-01-16 20:32:38 GMT - Lebanon - Arab world - SN:27 - ID:1757553

    Lebanese Prime Minister Tammam Salam met on Friday with UN Special Coordinator, Derek Plumbly, who bid the premier adieu at the end of his Lebanon mission and lauded him for his "wisdom, patience, and leadership." Plumbly expressed his ....

  • New coronavirus case dies in Saudi Arabia

    New coronavirus case dies in Saudi Arabia

    Date: 2015-01-16 20:25:12 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:24 - ID:1757529

    The Saudi Health Ministry announced a new death of coronavirus in Riyadh on Friday. The death toll hit 360 out of 835 reported infections. As many as 469 cases have recovered and 6 cases are still under treatment. ....

  • US says new Palestinian UN bid 'not constructive'

    US says new Palestinian UN bid 'not constructive'

    Date: 2015-01-16 07:50:41 GMT - USA - Arab world - SN:1 - ID:1753397

    The US rejected a Palestinian plan to resubmit a draft resolution to the UN Security Council calling for Israel to withdraw from occupied territories within three years. "I would say that we do not think that another Security Council resolution ....

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