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  • Famous Jordanian actor Yasser al Masri laid to rest

    Date: 2018-08-24 16:57:53 GMT - Jordan - Arab world - SN:6 - ID:7546017

    Talented Jordanian actor Yasser al-Masri was laid to rest on Friday in Al Zarqa governorate, some 25 km to the east of Amman. Al Masri died on Thursday night at the age of 47 following a car accident. Born in 1970, Al Masri holds a Bachelor ....

  • Boat carrying gunpowder heading to Houthis in Yemen seized in Red Sea

    Date: 2018-08-23 17:55:39 GMT - Yemen - Arab world - SN:2 - ID:7545110

    Yemeni Coast Guard seized a fishing boat in the Red Sea carrying 273 barrels of gunpowder and coming from Zeila port in Somalia, Al Arabiya quoted a military commander as saying on Thursday. The boat was on its route to Al Hudaydah port in Yemen ....

  • Iraqi police destroy three Daesh tunnels, dismantle explosive devices in Kirkuk

    Date: 2018-08-22 18:34:51 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:11 - ID:7544122

    Ten explosive devices were dismantled and three tunnels belonging to Daesh terrorist group destroyed in southwestern Iraqi Kirkuk province, the Iraqi federal police said on Wednesday. Iraqi security forces are combing a village on the outskirts ....

  • Yemen launches military attack on Marran, Al Houthi's stronghold

    Date: 2018-08-22 07:21:50 GMT - Yemen - Arab world - SN:1 - ID:7543374

    The Yemeni army, backed by the Arab coalition forces, launched on Wednesday a military attack to storm Marran in Saada, Houthi leader Abdel Malik al Houthi's stronghold. Military sources said large army forces are fighting fierce battles in ....

  • Saudi king: Serving pilgrims great honor for Saudi Arabia

    Date: 2018-08-21 15:15:36 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:12 - ID:7542983

    Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud said that it was a great honor for the kingdom to serve pilgrims, Al Arabiya reported on Tuesday. "The greatest honor God has given to our country is to serve the guests of God (Hajj pilgrims). On the ....

  • 100, 000 worshippers perform Eid prayers at Aqsa mosque

    Date: 2018-08-21 13:55:12 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:10 - ID:7542902

    Nearly 100,000 worshippers performed Eidul Adha prayers at Al Aqsa Mosque on Tuesday, said Feras al Debs, the media official at the Palestinian Ministry of Awqaf. The worshippers included citizens from Arab towns inside Israel while Palestinian ....

  • Jordanian king, Indian PM discuss bilateral talks

    Date: 2018-08-20 16:18:48 GMT - Jordan - Arab world - SN:7 - ID:7541912

    Jordanian king Abdullah II and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi discussed, over the phone on Monday, boosting bilateral relations in all domains, according to a statement by the Royal Diwan. The contact tackled distinguished relations between ....

  • Palestinian president: Popular resistance should be way forward

    Date: 2018-08-18 18:37:33 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:5 - ID:7539476

    Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said during the closing session of the 29th meeting of the Palestinian Central Council held on Friday in Ramallah and was aired on Palestine TV on Saturday that popular resistance should be the only means of ....

  • US embassy in Beirut: We support Lebanese army as sole defender of country

    Date: 2018-08-18 18:35:54 GMT - Lebanon - Arab world - SN:4 - ID:7539473

    The US embassy in Beirut said that the US government is committed to the Lebanese-American partnership and supports the Lebanese army as sole defender of the country, Lebanese news agency reported. In a press release Saturday by the embassy, it ....

  • Arab Coalition destroys SAM 6 air defense system of Houthi militia in Sanaa

    Date: 2018-08-18 18:30:18 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:3 - ID:7539466

    The Arab Coalition that supports the legitimate Yemeni national government said that it had destroyed a SAM 6 air defense system of Houthi militias in Sanaa. Indiscriminate use of air defense systems threatens air navigation and relief, ....

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