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  • Hardline Islamist leader killed in eastern Libya

    Hardline Islamist leader killed in eastern Libya

    Date: 2014-03-18 13:37:35 GMT - Libya - Arab world - SN:17 - ID:616528

    A hardline Islamist leader, who has been allegedly accused of being behind a series of assassinations, was killed in the Libyan eastern city of Derna, a security source said. He said Ali Al-Deroy was found dead outside a company. Al-Deroy ....

  • Booby-trapped car hit AMISOM convoy

    Booby-trapped car hit AMISOM convoy

    Date: 2014-03-18 12:21:03 GMT - Somalia - Arab world - SN:13 - ID:616450

    A booby-trapped car targeted on Tuesday a convoy affiliated to the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) in Mogadishu and the Somali Al Shabab group claimed responsibility for the incident. The attack, which took place near a security ....

  • OIC Secretary General reviews challenges facing Muslim youths

    OIC Secretary General reviews challenges facing Muslim youths

    Date: 2014-03-18 12:13:58 GMT - Egypt - Arab world - SN:12 - ID:616428

    Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Iyad bin Amin Madani has reviewed a set of challenges facing youths in the Islamic world. In a statement distributed by the organization Tuesday during the inauguration of 2nd ....

  • Israel shuts down Karam Abu Salem crossing, but allows fuel to cross

    Israel shuts down Karam Abu Salem crossing, but allows fuel to cross

    Date: 2014-03-18 09:21:42 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:7 - ID:615951

    The Israeli occupation authorities on Tuesday shut down the Karam Abu Salem crossing, southeast of Gaza Strip, for the sixth day in a row, but it allowed trucks laden with fuel to get into the coastal enclave. Karam Abu Salem is the only ....

  • Araby: Palestinian cause, counter-terrorism top our priority

    Araby: Palestinian cause, counter-terrorism top our priority

    Date: 2014-03-18 08:08:54 GMT - Egypt - Arab world - SN:5 - ID:615780

    Arab League Secretary General Nabil el-Araby said on Tuesday the coming Arab summit, which will be held in Kuwait on March 25-26, is greatly significant under the current developments and challenges. In statements on Monday, el-Araby said the ....

  • Explosions in Shebaa Farms Caused by Israeli Military Drills

    Explosions in Shebaa Farms Caused by Israeli Military Drills

    Date: 2014-03-18 07:59:20 GMT - Lebanon - Arab world - SN:4 - ID:615759

    Explosions that were heard on Tuesday near the occupied Shebaa farms turned out to be caused by military drills carried out by the Israeli army, according to Lebanese media. The Israeli army launched more than 30 heavy artillery shells, ....

  • Obama urges Abbas to 'take risks' for peace

    Obama urges Abbas to 'take risks' for peace

    Date: 2014-03-17 18:38:36 GMT - USA - Arab world - SN:87 - ID:615317

    US President Barack Obama has urged his Palestinian counterpart Mahmoud Abbas to make tough decisions and take risks for peace with Israel, ahead of a 29 April deadline for US-brokered negotiations. "We are going to have to take some tough ....

  • Clashes erupted between Lebanese army, armed men in Lebanon's Tripoli

    Clashes erupted between Lebanese army, armed men in Lebanon's Tripoli

    Date: 2014-03-17 18:08:55 GMT - Lebanon - Arab world - SN:86 - ID:615278

    Fierce clashes erupted between the Lebanese army and armed men in the northern Lebanese town of Tripoli Monday. The clashes erupted after targeting three army checkpoints in Bab al-Tabbaneh, a predominantly-Sunni neighborhood known for its ....

  • Jordanian king receives phone calls from Peres, Netanyahu to apologize for Jordanian judge's killing

    Jordanian king receives phone calls from Peres, Netanyahu to apologize for Jordanian judge's killing

    Date: 2014-03-17 17:17:24 GMT - Jordan - Arab world - SN:75 - ID:615193

    Jordanian King Abdullah II of Jordan received a phone call Monday from Israeli President Shimon Peres who apologized for the shooting incident of a Palestinian-Jordanian judge, who was killed by Israeli fire. Israel is committed to holding ....

  • 6 Al-Qaeda members killed in Babel province

    6 Al-Qaeda members killed in Babel province

    Date: 2014-03-17 12:17:16 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:55 - ID:614489

    Six members, belonging to Al-Qaeda, were killed by the aircraft of the Iraqi army, according to a security source on Monday. A joint force consisting of the police and the army managed to kill them while they were holding a meeting. One of the ....

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