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  • 2 explosions rock Tobruk in eastern Libya

    2 explosions rock Tobruk in eastern Libya

    Date: 2014-11-12 12:48:27 GMT - Libya - Arab world - SN:30 - ID:1317541

    Sounds of two explosions were heard in the city of Tobruk in eastern Libya. Casualties were reported in the two booby-trapped car bombings, according to Sky News. The blasts occurred near the oil institute in Tobruk. Two people were killed ....

  • Booby trap blast kills several people in Baghdad

    Booby trap blast kills several people in Baghdad

    Date: 2014-11-12 12:45:46 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:32 - ID:1317689

    A number of persons fell dead or injured in a booby-trap blast that targeted a security checkpoint in Western Baghdad, an Iraqi security source said on Wednesday. According to Arabiya news channel, a suicide bomber was driving the car. Reports ....

  • Iraqi president keen on boosting ties with neighbors

    Iraqi president keen on boosting ties with neighbors

    Date: 2014-11-12 12:33:47 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:39 - ID:1318709

    Iraqi President Fuad Masum said Wednesday he is keen on strengthening relations with neighboring states. This is a major approach in Iraq's foreign policy, Masoum said in a meeting with a number of Arab ambassadors in Riyadh during his visit to ....

  • Palestinian fishing boats targeted by Israeli patrols offshore Gaza

    Palestinian fishing boats targeted by Israeli patrols offshore Gaza

    Date: 2014-11-12 11:25:19 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:35 - ID:1318025

    An Israeli naval force has opened heavy fire towards Palestinian fishermen boats offshore the Gaza Strip. No casualties were reported except that fishermen were forced to land amid fears of getting harmed, said Palestinian sources on Wednesday. ....

  • President Hadi swears in new FM

    President Hadi swears in new FM

    Date: 2014-11-12 11:10:22 GMT - Yemen - Arab world - SN:33 - ID:1317845

    Foreign Minister Abdullah Mohamed al-Saidi was sworn in before President Abdrabo Mansour Hadi on Wednesday. The Yemeni president asked Saidi to focus within the coming period on clarifying what is currently taking place in Yemen now and efforts ....

  • 390 trucks allowed into Gaza via Kerm Abu Salem crossing

    390 trucks allowed into Gaza via Kerm Abu Salem crossing

    Date: 2014-11-12 10:28:40 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:27 - ID:1317425

    As many as 390 trucks carrying construction materials were allowed Wednesday into the Gaza Strip through Karam Abu Salem trade crossing. Raed Fattouh, the chairman of the coordination committee for the entry of goods into the Gaza Strip, said in ....

  • Israeli settlers set fire to mosque in Ramallah

    Israeli settlers set fire to mosque in Ramallah

    Date: 2014-11-12 08:35:45 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:12 - ID:1316149

    A group of Israeli settlers have set fire to a mosque in Al Moghair village northeastern Ramallah in the West Bank. Early at dawn Wednesday, Worshipers were able to put out the fire that caused great damage to the mosque, Palestinian sources told ....

  • Abbas should go to ICC directly: Hawatmeh

    Abbas should go to ICC directly: Hawatmeh

    Date: 2014-11-12 08:28:44 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:6 - ID:1316073

    General Secretary of the Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine (DFLP) Nayef Hawatmeh wondered why Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas insists on going to the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) to back a proposal ending the Israeli ....

  • Maarib tribes reject militias deployment in city

    Maarib tribes reject militias deployment in city

    Date: 2014-11-12 07:53:25 GMT - Yemen - Arab world - SN:4 - ID:1315801

    Tribes in the eastern Yemeni city of Maarib have rejected attempts to deploy militias in place of state troops to protect the city. The tribes warned state bodies against any attempts to bring militias to the city, stressing whoever proves to be ....

  • Tunis pres. election cannot be won from 1st round - candidate

    Tunis pres. election cannot be won from 1st round - candidate

    Date: 2014-11-11 18:13:12 GMT - Tunisia - Arab world - SN:62 - ID:1314041

    The Tunisian presidential election cannot be won from the first round due to the large number of runners, candidate Kamal Morgan said on Tuesday. Morgan added that Tunisia's foreign affairs and terror combat would top his priorities if elected. ....

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