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  • International flights resumed at Libya's Benina airport

    International flights resumed at Libya's Benina airport

    Date: 2014-04-07 08:03:09 GMT - Libya - Arab world - SN:8 - ID:653666

    International flights at Benina International Airport in Benghazi in Libya have been resumed after a one-day halt over protests. The protests were part of civil disobedience staged nationwide. An agreement was reached with the protesters to ....

  • Two dead from MERS coronavirus in Jeddah

    Two dead from MERS coronavirus in Jeddah

    Date: 2014-04-07 07:48:04 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:6 - ID:653625

    Two persons have died in the Saudi Arabia city of Jeddah from the new SARS-like coronavirus, MERS-CoV, the Saudi Health Ministry said on Sunday. Saudi Arabia has been the country most affected by the respiratory-system virus, with 46 cases, of ....

  • Two killed, five wounded in marketplace blast in Baghdad

    Two killed, five wounded in marketplace blast in Baghdad

    Date: 2014-04-07 07:32:08 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:2 - ID:653590

    Two were killed and five wounded in a blast that hit a marketplace in Baghdad, a police source said. "The explosive device was planted near a marketplace south Baghdad," he said. The area was declared off-limits. Iraq is rocking by ....

  • Amr Moussa leaves for Kuwait to attend Arab, intl meeting

    Amr Moussa leaves for Kuwait to attend Arab, intl meeting

    Date: 2014-04-06 15:12:38 GMT - Egypt - Arab world - SN:26 - ID:652828

    Former Secretary General of the Arab League Amr Moussa left Egypt on Sunday heading for Kuwait to attend a meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Council for Arab and International Relations. The event aims at activating joint Arab action. ....

  • AL, Jordan highlights supporting peace efforts

    AL, Jordan highlights supporting peace efforts

    Date: 2014-04-06 13:27:27 GMT - Jordan - Arab world - SN:22 - ID:652575

    Arab League chief Nabil el Araby affirmed on Sunday the necessity of supporting all exerted efforts meant to achieve an independent Palestinian state with al-Quds (East Jerusalem) its capital. The remarks came during a meeting here today with ....

  • 7 persons killed, injured in explosive charge blast in southern Baghdad

    7 persons killed, injured in explosive charge blast in southern Baghdad

    Date: 2014-04-06 10:50:25 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:12 - ID:652201

    Seven people were killed and injured in an explosive charge blast in a popular marketplace in southern Baghdad, an Iraqi security source. The source said the charge was planted in a village in Al-Madaan neighborhood in southern Baghdad. The blast ....

  • 15 policemen killed, injured in suicide bombing in central Tikrit

    15 policemen killed, injured in suicide bombing in central Tikrit

    Date: 2014-04-06 09:20:52 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:7 - ID:651985

    At least 15 Iraqi policemen were killed and injured in a suicide bombing in central Tikrit, the main city of Salahuddin governorate, situated some 170 kilometers north of Baghdad, an Iraqi police source said. Security forces cordoned off the ....

  • 310 trucks allowed into Gaza via Karm Abu Salem crossing

    310 trucks allowed into Gaza via Karm Abu Salem crossing

    Date: 2014-04-06 08:04:29 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:2 - ID:651751

    Israeli authorities reopened Sunday the Karm Abu Salem commercial crossing in south-east Gaza after the weekend. " Occupation forces will allow the entry of 310 trucks laden with goods to the commercial and agricultural sectors." Raed Fattouh, ....

  • 2 soldiers killed, 3 wounded in roadside bomb in Iraq

    2 soldiers killed, 3 wounded in roadside bomb in Iraq

    Date: 2014-04-05 16:33:53 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:39 - ID:651116

    Two Iraqi soldiers were killed and three others injured Saturday after a roadside bomb went off targeting their patrol, a security source said. The incident occurred in Al Tarmia district, northern Baghdad, the source who spoke in a condition of ....

  • AL chief heads for Jordan on regional conference on crisis management

    AL chief heads for Jordan on regional conference on crisis management

    Date: 2014-04-05 15:16:52 GMT - Egypt - Arab world - SN:36 - ID:650995

    Arab League chief Nabil el-Arabi headed Saturday for Amman on a two-day visit to Jordan to take part in a regional conference on crisis management. The conference is planned to kick off on Monday, and aims at creating an Arab network for crisis ....

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