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  • AU supports Libya's transition: official

    AU supports Libya's transition: official

    Date: 2014-05-06 16:14:36 GMT - Libya - Arab world - SN:46 - ID:706920

    The African Union has supported Libya since the ouster of slain leader Muammar Ghaddafi, said Ambassador Mondher Rezgui, special representative of the AU Commission's head. The AU reiterates its continuing support for Libya's democratic ....

  • Fire erupts at oil refinery in Baghdad

    Fire erupts at oil refinery in Baghdad

    Date: 2014-05-06 15:52:18 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:13 - ID:706341

    A major fire erupted an oil refinery southern Baghdad, causing damages to the facility, a police source said. He said he has no information about any casualties caused by the fire. The source, asked to be unnamed, said firefighters are still ....

  • Asia Media summit kicks off in Saudi Arabia

    Asia Media summit kicks off in Saudi Arabia

    Date: 2014-05-06 14:27:04 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:33 - ID:706714

    Saudi Minister of Culture and Information Abdulaziz bin Mohiuddin Khoja, opened on Tuesday the 11th Asia Media summit 2014 (AMS), under the title : Media and Diversity: Enriching the Broadcasting Experience. Khoja delivered the opening speech on ....

  • Forming mini-cabinet working on national accord: Libyan interim PM

    Forming mini-cabinet working on national accord: Libyan interim PM

    Date: 2014-05-06 13:58:49 GMT - Libya - Arab world - SN:29 - ID:706644

    Libyan Interim Prime Minister Ahmad Mitig said that he will confer with opinion leaders to form a mini-cabinet that works on realizing national accord. The new government will focus on activating the judicial system and national reconciliation in ....

  • 7 more Coronavirus cases confirmed in Saudi Arabia

    7 more Coronavirus cases confirmed in Saudi Arabia

    Date: 2014-05-06 13:20:36 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:23 - ID:706549

    The Saudi Health Ministry announced on Tuesday seven more cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Corona Virus (MERS-CoV) raising the number of infections to 241 since the first case was diagnosed in September 2102. The ministry said that the ....

  • Qaeda leader, his brother killed in shelling on southern Yemen

    Qaeda leader, his brother killed in shelling on southern Yemen

    Date: 2014-05-06 12:42:06 GMT - Yemen - Arab world - SN:18 - ID:706438

    A leading operative of the terrorist Al-Qaeda organization and his brother were killed on Tuesday in a shelling carried out by the Yemeni army on the Yemeni southern province of Shabwa. Yemeni forces launched a major offensive against al Qaeda in ....

  • AL supports efforts of Yemeni gov't in combating terror

    AL supports efforts of Yemeni gov't in combating terror

    Date: 2014-05-06 12:35:35 GMT - Egypt - Arab world - SN:17 - ID:706422

    The Arab League voiced support to the Yemeni army and government in combating Qaeda terrorist organization. In a statement released on Tuesday, the AL asserted the full solidarity of the Arab states with Yemen. The AL expressed support to a ....

  • Israeli forces block Al-Aqsa Mosque

    Israeli forces block Al-Aqsa Mosque

    Date: 2014-05-06 08:42:42 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:7 - ID:705812

    Israeli occupation forces blocked Tuesday Al-Aqsa Mosque and bared Muslim worshipers under 50 years old from performing dawn prayers at the mosque. The occupation forces imposed a tight siege on the mosque while more than 40 Israeli extremists ....

  • US condemns new military offensives in South Sudan

    US condemns new military offensives in South Sudan

    Date: 2014-05-06 06:45:21 GMT - USA - Arab world - SN:5 - ID:705568

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has condemned new military offensives in South Sudan. "Three years ago, I was in Juba to witness the birth of the world’s newest nation, and last week as I returned to South Sudan I saw how fragile the future ....

  • Security Council decries terrorist attack in Yemeni capital

    Security Council decries terrorist attack in Yemeni capital

    Date: 2014-05-06 06:44:17 GMT - United Nations - Arab world - SN:4 - ID:705567

    The United Nations Security Council strongly condemned today’s deadly terrorist attack in Sana’a, as well as other recent terrorist attacks in Yemen, and stressed its support for President Abd Rabu Mansour Hadi and his Government to combat ....

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