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  • Karam Abu Salem crossing re-opened after 9-day closure

    Karam Abu Salem crossing re-opened after 9-day closure

    Date: 2014-04-27 09:19:51 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:15 - ID:689861

    Israeli authorities re-opened Karam Abu Salem crossing Sunday after a nine-day closure due to Jewish feasts. As many as 420 trucks loaded with goods for the commercial and agricultural sectors were allowed via the crossing. ....

  • Iran strongly condemns deadly blasts in Baghdad

    Iran strongly condemns deadly blasts in Baghdad

    Date: 2014-04-27 08:29:13 GMT - Iran - Arab world - SN:8 - ID:689692

    Iran has strongly condemned the latest spate of bomb attacks in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad which left at least 31 people dead and many more injured, Press TV reported. Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Marzieh Afkham on Saturday denounced the ....

  • Huge blast hits Benghazi damaging cars, shops

    Huge blast hits Benghazi damaging cars, shops

    Date: 2014-04-27 08:26:38 GMT - Libya - Arab world - SN:13 - ID:689718

    A huge blast took place Sunday in Benghazi, reportedly damaging several shops and cars as well as a school. The explosion happened early in the morning in Gamal Abdel-Nasser street near the city's center, the spokesman for the special forces in ....

  • Syrian opposition works on establishing embassy in Vienna

    Syrian opposition works on establishing embassy in Vienna

    Date: 2014-04-26 13:01:38 GMT - Austria - Arab world - SN:21 - ID:688773

    Badran Farawati, member of Austria's coordination committee of the Syrian opposition, said preparations are currently underway to organize protests in front of the Syrian embassy here in rejection of the presumed Syrian presidential elections, ....

  • Leader of Ansar Brigade, 4 others killed in Iraq

    Leader of Ansar Brigade, 4 others killed in Iraq

    Date: 2014-04-26 10:38:58 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:6 - ID:688235

    Leader of Al-Ansar Brigade, who is responsible of occupying the official circles in Fallujah was killed along with four others, including two Saudi nationals, security sources said on Saturday. The five were killed by Iraqi security forces in ....

  • Lebanese army receives arms from US

    Lebanese army receives arms from US

    Date: 2014-04-26 10:35:59 GMT - Lebanon - Arab world - SN:16 - ID:688492

    The Lebanese army on Saturday received amounts of US arms as part of the US aid program to the Lebanese army and in implementation of agreements signed between the two sides. Top Lebanese army officers and members of the US Defense cooperation ....

  • Turkish army steps up military presence on borders with Syria

    Turkish army steps up military presence on borders with Syria

    Date: 2014-04-26 10:12:15 GMT - Turkey - Arab world - SN:11 - ID:688421

    The Turkish Armed Forces stepped up their military presence on the borders with Syria, especially in the north to protect the tomb of Suleyman Shah, who was the grandfather of the founder of the Ottoman Empire, from the threats of the Islamic ....

  • Palestinian PM offers resignation

    Palestinian PM offers resignation

    Date: 2014-04-25 19:31:20 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:50 - ID:687805

    Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah offered his resignation on Friday. "For the sake of the reconciliation deal, I put the government's resignation between your hands," Hamdallah said in a message addressed to Palestinian President ....

  • Lebanon’s army commander, UN mission chief discuss cooperation

    Lebanon’s army commander, UN mission chief discuss cooperation

    Date: 2014-04-25 18:03:37 GMT - Lebanon - Arab world - SN:31 - ID:687715

    Lebanese Army commander Gen. Jean Qahwaji held a meeting with UNIFIL Head of Mission and Force Commander Major-General Paolo Serra to discuss promoting cooperation and the security situation on the southern borders, Lebanon’s national news agency ....

  • Brahimi resigned but did not announce yet -- Source

    Brahimi resigned but did not announce yet -- Source

    Date: 2014-04-25 09:14:34 GMT - United Nations - Arab world - SN:6 - ID:686878

    A European diplomat said that UN representative to Syria Lakhdar Brahimi resigned from his mission that was aimed at ending the civil war in Syria. Brahimi has not officially announced his resignation yet, the source said in a statement to Sky ....

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