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  • Israeli warplanes raid Gaza Strip anew

    Israeli warplanes raid Gaza Strip anew

    Date: 2014-07-06 07:29:52 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:1 - ID:813424

    Israeli warplanes launched a series of air strikes against Gaza Strip at dawn of Sunday but no casualties have been reported so far, Palestinian sources said. Israeli F16s fired four rockets at cultivated lands in Khan Younis to be followed by ....

  • Erekat says he will not take part in Tel Aviv conf. on peace

    Erekat says he will not take part in Tel Aviv conf. on peace

    Date: 2014-07-05 14:44:54 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:39 - ID:812910

    Member of the Executive Committee of the Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO) Saeb Erekat announced that he apologizes for not attending a peace conference organized by Haaretz newspaper on July 8. In a press statement released on Saturday, ....

  • Iraq conflict cuts trade routes into Turkey

    Iraq conflict cuts trade routes into Turkey

    Date: 2014-07-05 12:02:24 GMT - USA - Arab world - SN:36 - ID:812551

    Iraqis worry that the trade links between Turkey and the capital, as well as Iraq cities farther south, may be squeezed tighter in the days ahead as rebels continue to block transport routes throughout the country. It is too soon to declare a ....

  • Erekat says he will not take part in Tel Aviv conf. on peace

    Erekat says he will not take part in Tel Aviv conf. on peace

    Date: 2014-07-05 11:34:55 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:34 - ID:812484

    Member of the Executive Committee of the Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO) Saeb Erekat announced that he apologizes for not attending a peace conference organized by Haaretz newspaper on July 8. In a press statement released on Saturday, ....

  • Libyan chief of staff mourns death of retired Col.

    Libyan chief of staff mourns death of retired Col.

    Date: 2014-07-05 10:06:31 GMT - Libya - Arab world - SN:24 - ID:812310

    The Libyan chief of staff has mourned the death of retired Air Defense Col. Faraj Abdel-Rahim al-Warfali, who was shot dead by a number of unidentified gunmen Friday. The chief of staff extended condolences to Warfali's family and his comrades. ....

  • Hamas denies plans to re-seize power in Gaza

    Hamas denies plans to re-seize power in Gaza

    Date: 2014-07-05 09:43:02 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:22 - ID:812261

    Palestinian resistance movement "Hamas" denied reports about having plans to get back to running the Gaza Strip. In a Facebook post, Hamas spokesman Sami Abu Zohri refuted media reports that the movement plans to run the Palestinian enclave, ....

  • Explosion near Somalia's parliament

    Explosion near Somalia's parliament

    Date: 2014-07-05 09:37:49 GMT - Somalia - Arab world - SN:20 - ID:812248

    A powerful blast and shots have been reported near Somalia's parliament, while MPs were in session, according to the BBC. Initial reports said there were casualties in the explosion, said to have been caused by a car bomb. Ten people died when ....

  • Qatari emir to visit Kuwait Sunday

    Qatari emir to visit Kuwait Sunday

    Date: 2014-07-05 09:08:21 GMT - Kuwait - Arab world - SN:16 - ID:812197

    Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani will pay a visit to Kuwait on Sunday. During his few hours' visit to Kuwait, the Qatari emir will meet with Kuwaiti Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Sabah to greet him on the occasion of the holy fasting ....

  • 33 Palestinians arrested in West Bank in 2 days

    33 Palestinians arrested in West Bank in 2 days

    Date: 2014-07-05 08:34:33 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:15 - ID:812145

    Israeli forces arrested 33 Palestinians, including two minors, in the occupied West Bank in the past two days. The new arrests raise the total number of Palestinian detainees during the Israeli campaign to 691, the Palestinian prisoners' club ....

  • Yemeni policeman killed, army officer injured in separate attacks

    Yemeni policeman killed, army officer injured in separate attacks

    Date: 2014-07-05 08:31:10 GMT - Yemen - Arab world - SN:13 - ID:812138

    A Yemeni policeman was killed and an army officer was injured in two separate attacks in southern Yemen. Unidentified persons opened fire on the policeman in Lahij city, fatally injuring him in the head, sources told Sky News. Separately, a ....

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