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  • Fierce fighting, gunfire continue between Haftar's forces and Benghazi rebels

    Fierce fighting, gunfire continue between Haftar's forces and Benghazi rebels

    Date: 2014-09-22 08:44:27 GMT - Libya - Arab world - SN:28 - ID:987245

    Fierce fighting and exchanged gunfire have been continuing between General Khalifa Haftar's forces and Benghazi rebels since last night, security forces in the Libyan city said Monday. They said the gunfire has jolted houses and smashed windows ....

  • Yemeni president calls for ceasefire

    Yemeni president calls for ceasefire

    Date: 2014-09-22 07:52:48 GMT - Yemen - Arab world - SN:2 - ID:986281

    Yemeni President Abd-Rabbu Manasour Hadi on Sunday called on all concerned parties to immediately start implementing peace, partnership agreement and apply ceasefire, Sabaa News Agency reported. Earlier in the day, Yemeni political parties signed ....

  • Saudi court sentences four people to death

    Saudi court sentences four people to death

    Date: 2014-09-22 07:43:30 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:21 - ID:986725

    A Saudi court on Sunday sentenced four defendants to death over charges of joining a terrorist cell. As many as 16 defendants were sentenced to jail terms ranging from two to 23 years over forming a terrorist cell and attempting to carry out ....

  • Saudi Foreign Minister holds talks in NY with Iranian counterpart

    Saudi Foreign Minister holds talks in NY with Iranian counterpart

    Date: 2014-09-22 07:07:30 GMT - United Nations - Arab world - SN:7 - ID:986413

    Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud Al-Faysal on Monday held talks here with his Iranian counterpart Mohamad Javad Zarif. The talks took up regional and international efforts for standing up to the threat of Daesh group. At a press conference, ....

  • Yemeni Prime Minister resigns

    Yemeni Prime Minister resigns

    Date: 2014-09-21 17:04:59 GMT - Yemen - Arab world - SN:37 - ID:984513

    Yemeni Prime Minister Mohammed Basindwa has resigned from office, as Shiite Houthi rebels seized control of the government headquarters in the Yemeni capital of Sanaa, officials said on Sunday. "I have decided to tender my resignation from the ....

  • Libyan Parliament Speaker, PM, Army head discuss latest security developments

    Libyan Parliament Speaker, PM, Army head discuss latest security developments

    Date: 2014-09-21 09:35:47 GMT - Libya - Arab world - SN:19 - ID:980533

    Speaker of the Libyan House of Representatives Aqila Saleh Issa met with Acting Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thani and Chief-of-Staff Major General Abdel-Razeq al-Nazouri to discuss the latest developments in Libya including the process of forming a ....

  • Arabi confers with Australian FM on peace process, Syrian crisis

    Arabi confers with Australian FM on peace process, Syrian crisis

    Date: 2014-09-21 09:19:38 GMT - Egypt - Arab world - SN:17 - ID:980301

    Arab League Secretary General Nabil el-Arabi met with Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop on the sidelines of the 69th round of the UNGA meetings. The meeting took up the peace process in the Middle East especially the Palestinian cause and ....

  • Israeli forces arrests 3 Palestinian youths in Bethlehem

    Israeli forces arrests 3 Palestinian youths in Bethlehem

    Date: 2014-09-21 08:45:29 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:1 - ID:978897

    Israeli occupation forces arrested on Saturday evening three Palestinian youths in west Bethlehem, the West Bank, a Palestinian security source said on Sunday. Occupation forces claimed the detainees were not carrying a permission to enter ....

  • AL mourns death of Lebanese scholar Hani Fahs

    AL mourns death of Lebanese scholar Hani Fahs

    Date: 2014-09-21 08:12:35 GMT - Egypt - Arab world - SN:8 - ID:979605

    Arab League Secretary General Nabil el-Arabi mourned the death of Lebanese scholar Hani Fahs, a prominent Shiite religious figure. In a statement of the AL, Arabi said that the field of intellect lost one of the most prominent men. Arab ....

  • Israeli forces detain 2 Palestinian reporters east Al-Quds

    Israeli forces detain 2 Palestinian reporters east Al-Quds

    Date: 2014-09-20 17:32:15 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:49 - ID:977657

    Israeli occupation forces detained Saturday two Palestinian reporters in Al-Zaem Barrier, east Al-Quds, and attacked them. The two Palestinian reporters, Ahmad Barhouma and Riyad Qadriya, were heading to take part in a tour for media men, ....

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