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  • Syria: UN-Arab League envoy Brahimi resigns

    Syria: UN-Arab League envoy Brahimi resigns

    Date: 2014-05-14 06:46:05 GMT - United Nations - Arab world - SN:2 - ID:720262

    Amidst an international community “hopelessly divided” over how to end more than three years of bloodshed in Syria, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Tuesday announced that he had regretfully accepted the resignation of Lakhdar Brahimi, the Joint ....

  • MERS death toll rises to 152 in KSA

    MERS death toll rises to 152 in KSA

    Date: 2014-05-13 17:25:51 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:72 - ID:719820

    The Saudi Health Ministry has said that the death toll from the coronavirus in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) rose to 152 people. In a statement on Tuesday, the ministry added that 495 people were infected with the Middle East Respiratory ....

  • Lebanon's Mashnouq, Egypt's amb. meet on terror

    Lebanon's Mashnouq, Egypt's amb. meet on terror

    Date: 2014-05-13 16:38:51 GMT - Lebanon - Arab world - SN:67 - ID:719736

    Lebanese Interior Minister Nihad Mashnouq met on Tuesday with Egyptian ambassador in Beirut Ashraf Hamdy. During their meeting, they discussed Egypt's proposal to activate an anti-terror agreement in the Arab world with the participation of Arab ....

  • UN voices concern over violent acts in Libya

    UN voices concern over violent acts in Libya

    Date: 2014-05-13 16:30:43 GMT - Libya - Arab world - SN:65 - ID:719723

    The UN voiced concern over violent actions in Libya. The violence targets workers in the security bodies mainly and aims at destabilizing the state, said a UN statement Tuesday. The UN condemned the attack launched against the judicial police ....

  • Saudi FM, AL secretary-General sign several agreements with Central Asian countries, Azerbaijan

    Saudi FM, AL secretary-General sign several agreements with Central Asian countries, Azerbaijan

    Date: 2014-05-13 16:27:33 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:64 - ID:719713

    Saudi Foreign Minister Saud al-Faisal and the Arab League Secretary-General Nabil el-Arabi signed several agreements with Central Asian countries and Azerbaijan, at the conclusion of a cooperation economic forum held in Riyadh. The Saudi FM and ....

  • Four Syrians killed in car bomb blast near Damascus

    Four Syrians killed in car bomb blast near Damascus

    Date: 2014-05-13 15:32:50 GMT - Syria - Arab world - SN:54 - ID:719589

    At least four Syrians were killed and others injured in a car bomb attack near Damascus on Tuesday. A suicide bomber attacked guard housing district, near the Syrian capital, using a car bomb, the Syrian General Corporation of Radio and ....

  • Saudi FM voices hope to end Iran dispute

    Saudi FM voices hope to end Iran dispute

    Date: 2014-05-13 15:15:14 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:50 - ID:719533

    Saudi Minister of Foreign Affairs Prince Saud Al-Faisal said that an invitation has been sent to the Foreign Minister of Iran to visit the kingdom, but the visit has not been made yet. The minister said that he hopes that Iran would contribute to ....

  • Preparations in full swing to receive Pope France in Bethlehem, Quds on May 25 - official

    Preparations in full swing to receive Pope France in Bethlehem, Quds on May 25 - official

    Date: 2014-05-13 14:46:58 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:42 - ID:719356

    Preparations are in full swing to receive Pope Francis in Bethlehem and Al-Quds (the occupied East Jerusalem) on May 25, 26 said media spokesman of the Pope's visit Gamal Khedr on Saturday. In press statements, Khedr said that the Manger Square ....

  • 4 police personnel killed, injured in Baghdad blast

    4 police personnel killed, injured in Baghdad blast

    Date: 2014-05-13 14:46:20 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:39 - ID:719310

    A policeman was killed and three others were injured Tuesday after their convoy had been targeted by an explosive device in southern Baghdad. A security source said that the device targeted a police patrol that was passing by a main road in ....

  • Yemen kills 5 al-Qaeda militants

    Yemen kills 5 al-Qaeda militants

    Date: 2014-05-13 14:36:42 GMT - Yemen - Arab world - SN:49 - ID:719412

    Five suspected al-Qaeda militants were killed Tuesday in an air raid by the Yemeni air forces on a convoy carrying weapons and ammunition coming from the southern part of Yemen en route to Marib. The raid was launched to target a convoy that ....

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