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  • 8 Hezbollah fighters killed in clashes with Nusra Front

    8 Hezbollah fighters killed in clashes with Nusra Front

    Date: 2014-10-07 06:00:09 GMT - Lebanon - Arab world - SN:3 - ID:1076081

    At least eight Hezbollah fighters were killed in the fierce fight with Nusra Front fighters on Sunday, a Lebanese security source said Monday. Hezbollah held funeral processions late Monday for at least four that were killed in the Bekaa Valley, ....

  • Hamas  welcomes PM planned Gaza visit

    Hamas welcomes PM planned Gaza visit

    Date: 2014-10-07 05:58:03 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:2 - ID:1076065

    Senior Hamas official Ahmed Yousef has welcomed the planned visit of Palestine's Prime Minister Rami al-Hamdallah to the Gaza Strip on Thursday. Yousef said that the visit was an important move as it would further boost the unity efforts. He ....

  • No epidemic diseases reported during Hajj -- Saudi Health Minister

    No epidemic diseases reported during Hajj -- Saudi Health Minister

    Date: 2014-10-06 09:46:31 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:4 - ID:1072965

    No epidemic diseases have been reported during the season of Hajj this year, said Saudi Health Minister Adel Mohamed bin Faqih Monday. During a press conference held in Mina Emergency Hospital, the Saudi minister stressed that all pilgrims are in ....

  • Biden calls UAE prince to clarify remarks on Syria

    Biden calls UAE prince to clarify remarks on Syria

    Date: 2014-10-06 07:32:27 GMT - USA - Arab world - SN:2 - ID:1072433

    US Vice President Joe Biden on Sunday contacted the crown prince of the United Arab Emirates to clarify that he did not mean to imply in his remarks last week that the Gulf ally was supporting al-Qaida fighters in Syria, ABC news reported. Biden ....

  • Saudi Arabia presses ahead with combating terrorism, extremism, says king

    Saudi Arabia presses ahead with combating terrorism, extremism, says king

    Date: 2014-10-05 20:09:05 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:35 - ID:1071825

    Saudi King Abdullah said Saudi Arabia will press ahead with combating extremists. He lauded Saudi security forces for their commendable services in thwarting attempts by extremists to undermine security and stability in the kingdom, the Saudi ....

  • Lebanese soldier wounded by Israeli gunfire near Shebaa

    Lebanese soldier wounded by Israeli gunfire near Shebaa

    Date: 2014-10-05 20:04:02 GMT - Lebanon - Arab world - SN:34 - ID:1071813

    Israeli soldiers fired at a Lebanese Army post in the Shebaa Farms area near the border Sunday, wounding one soldier, the Army announced in a statement. The wounded soldier, identified as Zakaria Hamza al-Masri by a security source, was shot in ....

  • 14 pilgrims wounded in rocks collapse in Mina

    14 pilgrims wounded in rocks collapse in Mina

    Date: 2014-10-05 20:00:35 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:32 - ID:1071785

    Fourteen pilgrims were injured Sunday when rocks collapsed in Mina, Saudi Arabia. According to the Saudi Red Crescent Authority, six ambulances and two rapid intervention teams were sent to the collapse scene to rescue the wounded. Of all, ....

  • Saudi king, CP greets Sisi on October war victory anniversary

    Saudi king, CP greets Sisi on October war victory anniversary

    Date: 2014-10-05 19:59:21 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:31 - ID:1071777

    Saudi King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud sent a cable of greetings to Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on the occasion of the anniversary of the day of crossing, Saudi Pres Agency reported on Sunday. Also, Crown Prince Salman bin ....

  • Swedish FM greets Muslims on Eidul Adha

    Swedish FM greets Muslims on Eidul Adha

    Date: 2014-10-05 12:07:36 GMT - Sweden - Arab world - SN:28 - ID:1070193

    Swedish Foreign Minister Carl Bildt has greeted Muslims all over the world on Eidul Adha. This came in a Twitter post on Sunday. ....

  • UAE astonished at U.S. Vice President's statement on states financing terrorism

    UAE astonished at U.S. Vice President's statement on states financing terrorism

    Date: 2014-10-05 10:51:20 GMT - United Arab Emirates - Arab world - SN:20 - ID:1069649

    The UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs has expressed its astonishment at the statement made by the U.S. Vice President Joseph Biden on the U.S. allies and the financing of terrorism, WAM News Agency reported. Minister of State for Foreign Affairs ....

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