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  • Iraq PM sacks Nineveh ops commander, deputy

    Iraq PM sacks Nineveh ops commander, deputy

    Date: 2014-06-18 07:05:25 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:12 - ID:784058

    Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki sacked on Tuesday Nineveh operations Commander Sobeih al-Gharawi and his deputy Abdel Rahman Hanzal, and Chief of Staff of Nineveh operations Hassan Abdel Razek and ordered legal measures to be taken against ....

  • US says it captured suspected leader of Benghazi attack

    US says it captured suspected leader of Benghazi attack

    Date: 2014-06-17 17:43:26 GMT - USA - Arab world - SN:68 - ID:783613

    The United States commandos have captured the suspected ringleader of the attack on the United States mission in Benghazi, Libya, that killed Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens, Pentagon officials were quoted by The New York Times as ....

  • Iraqi vice president meets US high-ranking official on developments in Iraq

    Iraqi vice president meets US high-ranking official on developments in Iraq

    Date: 2014-06-17 17:32:59 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:65 - ID:783585

    Iraqi vice-president Khodair Al-Khozaei met Tuesday with U.S. Assistant Secretary of State George Brett to discuss the latest security and political developments in Iraq. They also tackled ways to face the threat of terrorists and armed groups in ....

  • Palestinian govt rejects statements blaming president for settlers' disappearance

    Palestinian govt rejects statements blaming president for settlers' disappearance

    Date: 2014-06-17 17:29:34 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:64 - ID:783583

    Meeting under Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah Tuesday, the Palestinian government categorically rejected Israeli statements blaming President Mahmoud Abbas for the disappearance of three Israeli settlers. The Palestinian Authority had warned that ....

  • AP strongly against terrorism

    AP strongly against terrorism

    Date: 2014-06-17 15:53:00 GMT - Egypt - Arab world - SN:50 - ID:783385

    Chairman of the Arab Parliament Ahmed al-Jarwan has said the AP stands strongly against all forums of terrorism. It is a strange phenomenon to the Arab culture and the Muslim and Christian faiths, Jarwan said Tuesday. Internal conflicts and ....

  • Iraqi Cabinet blames Saudi Arabia for dangerous crimes in Iraq

    Iraqi Cabinet blames Saudi Arabia for dangerous crimes in Iraq

    Date: 2014-06-17 14:33:04 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:39 - ID:783208

    The Iraqi Cabinet on Tuesday blamed Saudi Arabia for the dangerous crimes committed in Iraq after "Daaesh" group controlled the city of Mosul and part of Kirkuk, Sallahuddin and Dialy provinces. The Saudi stance describing Daaesh elements as ....

  • Jordanian king does not spare any effort to achieve peace in ME - official

    Jordanian king does not spare any effort to achieve peace in ME - official

    Date: 2014-06-17 14:20:32 GMT - Jordan - Arab world - SN:36 - ID:783173

    Director General of the Palestinian Affairs Department of the Jordanian Foreign Ministry Mahmoud Aqrabawi said Tuesday his country under King Abdullah II makes great political and diplomatic efforts to achieve just and comprehensive peace for the ....

  • 6 persons killed in Baghdad blast

    6 persons killed in Baghdad blast

    Date: 2014-06-17 13:29:02 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:16 - ID:782839

    Six people have been killed in a bomb blast in central Baghdad, a security source said Tuesday. A roadside bomb went off in Sheikh Omar area near Rasafa town in central Baghdad as a van carrying passengers was passing by, the source ....

  • UNESCO chief calls on Iraqis to save their cultural heritage

    UNESCO chief calls on Iraqis to save their cultural heritage

    Date: 2014-06-17 13:02:42 GMT - France - Arab world - SN:23 - ID:782976

    Director-General of UNESCO Irina Bokova has called on Iraqis to stand united around their cultural heritage. “I call on all actors to refrain from any form of destruction of cultural heritage, including religious sites. Their intentional ....

  • Ki-moon, Al-Araby to meet Wednesday in Geneva over Syrian, Iraqi crises

    Ki-moon, Al-Araby to meet Wednesday in Geneva over Syrian, Iraqi crises

    Date: 2014-06-17 12:56:33 GMT - Switzerland - Arab world - SN:22 - ID:782962

    UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said Tuesday he is scheduled to meet with Arab League Secretary General Nabil Al-Araby in Geneva on Wednesday to discuss the latest developments in Syria after UN and AL envoy to Syria Lakhdar Brahimi ....

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