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  • General strike enforced in occupied Palestinian territories to mourn Gaza martyrs

    General strike enforced in occupied Palestinian territories to mourn Gaza martyrs

    Date: 2018-05-15 07:37:24 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:5 - ID:7401438

    The occupied Palestinian territories are observing on Tuesday a general strike affecting all aspects of life and called for by President Mahmoud Abbas and the Palestinian government marking the 70th anniversary of the Nakba, the dispersion and ....

  • Cyprus concerned with serious escalation of situation in Gaza

    Cyprus concerned with serious escalation of situation in Gaza

    Date: 2018-05-15 07:31:14 GMT - Cyprus - Arab world - SN:4 - ID:7401418

    Cyprus government on Tuesday voiced its concern over the serious escalation of the situation in Gaza after moving the US Embassy to al Quds. Cyprus maintains the position that the final status of Jerusalem is to be determined through ....

  • Abul Gheit calls for reconciliation among generations through dialogue

    Abul Gheit calls for reconciliation among generations through dialogue

    Date: 2018-05-14 13:57:32 GMT - Egypt - Arab world - SN:5 - ID:7400427

    The General Secretariat of the Arab League (AL) Ahmed Abul Gheit stressed that the chaos that has hit many Arab countries since 2011 reflects unprecedented alienation among youths. The AL chief underlined that the youths who were behind the ....

  • Abbas holds expanded meeting on US embassy relocation decision

    Abbas holds expanded meeting on US embassy relocation decision

    Date: 2018-05-14 13:50:04 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:4 - ID:7400408

    Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas will hold later Monday an expanded meeting to discuss the repercussions of the US decision to relocate its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, said PLO Executive Committee Secretary Saeb Erekat. The meeting, to ....

  • Egypt participates in Dubai International Holy Quran Award

    Egypt participates in Dubai International Holy Quran Award

    Date: 2018-05-13 19:16:54 GMT - United Arab Emirates - Arab world - SN:7 - ID:7399001

    The 22nd edition of the Dubai International Holy Quran Award (DIHQA) will take place on Ramadan 1-20 (May 17 - June 5) in which 104 countries including Egypt will participate in the competition. Head of DIHQA organizing committee Ibrahim Mohamed ....

  • Arab coalition fighter jets target Houthis in Yemen's Al Hudaydah

    Arab coalition fighter jets target Houthis in Yemen's Al Hudaydah

    Date: 2018-05-12 20:25:53 GMT - Yemen - Arab world - SN:12 - ID:7397313

    Saudi-led Arab coalition fighter jets carried out intensive airstrikes on Houthi sites and gatherings in Al Hudaydah province in western Yemen. The warplanes bombed Houthi rebels near Al Laheeh hospital, leaving scores of them dead and wounded, ....

  • Israeli warplanes bomb sites in northern Gaza Strip

    Israeli warplanes bomb sites in northern Gaza Strip

    Date: 2018-05-12 20:22:46 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:11 - ID:7397312

    Israeli fighter jets Saturday evening carried out airstrikes on two sites in Beit Hanoun in northern Gaza Strip, sources said. The raids caused damage to a resistance monitoring post and nearby houses, the local sources were quoted by WAFA news ....

  • Palestinian young man succumbs to wounds in West Bank

    Palestinian young man succumbs to wounds in West Bank

    Date: 2018-05-11 21:36:30 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:19 - ID:7395965

    A Palestinian young man succumbed to his wounds in the West Bank province of Khalil on Friday. The Palestinian Health Ministry said Hani Adrabah, 23, was hit by an Israeli bus near Khalil last Monday. He suffered serious wounds and was moved ....

  • Iraqi troops uncover arms depot near Mosul

    Iraqi troops uncover arms depot near Mosul

    Date: 2018-05-11 21:33:32 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:18 - ID:7395963

    Iraqi security forces found a depot containing arms and bombs near Mosul, a statement by the country's security information center reported Friday. They seized mortar shells, weapons and equipment in the cache, the statement added. ....

  • Kuwait, Japan discuss boosting economic cooperation

    Kuwait, Japan discuss boosting economic cooperation

    Date: 2018-05-11 17:28:37 GMT - Kuwait - Arab world - SN:9 - ID:7395776

    Kuwaiti Finance Minister Nayef al Hajraf discussed with Japan's Vice Minister of Finance Minoru Kihara Friday ways to boost bilateral economic cooperation. The two sides also tackled cooperation in the infrastructure field and Japanese companies' ....

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