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  • Dutch priest assassinated in Syria

    Dutch priest assassinated in Syria

    Date: 2014-04-07 19:11:41 GMT - Syria - Arab world - SN:84 - ID:655275

    A masked gunman has shot dead an elderly Dutch priest in the besieged Syrian city of Homs, Russia Today reported on Monday. This comes amidst reports of extremist groups increasingly targeting religious minorities in the crisis-stricken ....

  • AL chief leaves Amman back home

    AL chief leaves Amman back home

    Date: 2014-04-07 19:06:15 GMT - Jordan - Arab world - SN:83 - ID:655268

    Arab League chief Nabil el-Arabi left here on Monday wrapping up a three-day visit to Jordan. During the visit, Arabi held a series of meetings with Jordanian officials to discuss the Middle East peace process and the Syrian crisis. Arabi ....

  • Jordan's king, Vatican Pope Francis probe regional developments

    Jordan's king, Vatican Pope Francis probe regional developments

    Date: 2014-04-07 17:27:07 GMT - Jordan - Arab world - SN:74 - ID:655134

    Jordanian King Abdullah II probed on Monday with Vatican Pope Francis I the latest developments in the Middle East region, efforts exerted to achieve peace and stability as well as means of promoting bilateral cooperation. The monarch said that ....

  • AL delegation heads for Algeria to observe presidential elections

    AL delegation heads for Algeria to observe presidential elections

    Date: 2014-04-07 15:45:28 GMT - Egypt - Arab world - SN:67 - ID:654951

    An Arab League (AL) delegation will head for Algeria on Friday to observe the Algerian presidential elections slated for April 17. It will be led by Assistant AL Secretary General for Palestine and Other Occupied Lands Affairs Ambassador ....

  • Palestinian FM to arrive in Cairo Tuesday, to partake in Arab ministerial meeting

    Palestinian FM to arrive in Cairo Tuesday, to partake in Arab ministerial meeting

    Date: 2014-04-07 15:37:08 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:60 - ID:654928

    Palestinian Foreign Minister Riyad el-Maliki will be visiting Egypt Tuesday to take part in an extraordinary meeting of the Arab foreign ministers at the Arab League's HQ in Cairo. Palestine has requested holding the meeting, which will be held ....

  • Arab world needs collective work to manage crises: AL chief

    Arab world needs collective work to manage crises: AL chief

    Date: 2014-04-07 15:36:18 GMT - Jordan - Arab world - SN:59 - ID:654926

    Arab League chief Nabil el Arabi asserted on Monday the necessity of collective Arab work to combat crises and their repercussions. "No one country can face crises solely," Arabi told a regional conference on crisis management. The region ....

  • Lebanese president chairs meeting on national security

    Lebanese president chairs meeting on national security

    Date: 2014-04-07 11:02:50 GMT - Lebanon - Arab world - SN:42 - ID:654172

    President Michel Suleiman chaired a meeting of security officials at Baabda Palace which was attended by Prime Minister Tammam Salam. The state-run National News Agency said the conferees discussed the plan approved by the government last week to ....

  • Arab League to monitor Iraq's parliamentary polls

    Arab League to monitor Iraq's parliamentary polls

    Date: 2014-04-07 11:01:50 GMT - Egypt - Arab world - SN:41 - ID:654170

    The Arab League will monitor the Iraqi parliamentary elections set to take place at the end of this month. Ambassador Ahmed ben Helli, Deputy Secretary General of the Arab League, said the Arab League will send one delegation of 25 observers to ....

  • 2 killed, wounded in Baghdad

    2 killed, wounded in Baghdad

    Date: 2014-04-07 09:31:11 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:26 - ID:653825

    One civilian was killed and another wounded in different parts of the Iraqi capital on Monday, security sources said. Unidentified gunmen opened fire at a civilian in southern Baghdad, killing him at once, the source said. Another civilian was ....

  • Families of Gazan prisoners visit their kins in Nafha prison

    Families of Gazan prisoners visit their kins in Nafha prison

    Date: 2014-04-07 09:05:25 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:28 - ID:653835

    Israeli occupation forces on Monday allowed 89 family members of the Gazan prisoners to visit their kins at the Israeli "Nafha" desert prison. Spokesman for the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Nasser Al-Najar said the family ....

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