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  • Kuwaiti ambassador wounded in car accident on Amman/Zarqa road

    Kuwaiti ambassador wounded in car accident on Amman/Zarqa road

    Date: 2014-03-02 07:38:58 GMT - Jordan - Arab world - SN:4 - ID:584701

    Kuwaiti Ambassador to Jordan Hamad Saleh al-Duail was slightly wounded in a collision on Amman-Zarqa road, according to a statement by the Jordanian Civil Defense Directorate on Sunday. A truck rammed into the ambassador's car on Saturday, ....

  • Algerian security forces disperse anti-Bouteflika protest

    Algerian security forces disperse anti-Bouteflika protest

    Date: 2014-03-01 12:52:29 GMT - Algeria - Arab world - SN:50 - ID:583630

    Algerian security forces dispersed Saturday a small gathering of people in central Algiers, protesting at the candidacy of President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika for a fourth term. The protesters chanted slogans demanding Bouteflika not ....

  • Fierce clashes erupt between Iraqi army troops, gunmen in Iraq

    Fierce clashes erupt between Iraqi army troops, gunmen in Iraq

    Date: 2014-03-01 11:43:13 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:19 - ID:583017

    Fierce clashes broke out between the Iraqi army troops and gunmen in northern Salah Al-Din province, an Iraqi police source said. The clashes between the two sides erupted on Saturday morning, without knowing the exact number of losses, added the ....

  • Fatah fully rejects Hamas interventions in Egypt's domestic affairs

    Fatah fully rejects Hamas interventions in Egypt's domestic affairs

    Date: 2014-03-01 11:00:42 GMT - Egypt - Arab world - SN:34 - ID:583338

    Azam Al-Ahmad, member of the central committee of Palestinian Fatah movement, reiterated his full rejection of Hamas’ interference in the Egyptian affairs. Responding to a question by reporters after meeting with Egyptian Foreign Minister Nabil ....

  • Former Libyan commander vows to detain Zidan, Abusahmain if people's demands not met

    Former Libyan commander vows to detain Zidan, Abusahmain if people's demands not met

    Date: 2014-03-01 10:16:37 GMT - Libya - Arab world - SN:30 - ID:583178

    Former Libyan commander Major General Khalifa Hifter vowed to detain Libyan Prime Minister Ali Zidan and head of Libya's General National Congress (GNC) Nouri Abusahmain if they do not meet demands of the nation, who call for sacking the GNC and the ....

  • Ahrar Center says 2 Palestinians killed, 308 detained by Israel in Feb.

    Ahrar Center says 2 Palestinians killed, 308 detained by Israel in Feb.

    Date: 2014-03-01 08:53:17 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:24 - ID:583037

    The Palestinian Ahrar Center for Prisoners Studies and Human Rights has revealed that the Israeli army killed two Palestinians and detained 308 others in February. Four of those detained are women, the center said, adding that the Palestinians ....

  • Israel kills old woman near border line in Khan Younis

    Israel kills old woman near border line in Khan Younis

    Date: 2014-03-01 08:44:37 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:20 - ID:583021

    An old Palestinian woman has been killed by Israeli fire near the border line in Absan al-Kabira town in the southern Gaza Strip city of Khan Younis. An ambulance team found the body of Amena Attia, 58, earlier today, medical sources said ....

  • Somali Al-Shabaab on move to recruit young fighters ahead of massive military assault

    Somali Al-Shabaab on move to recruit young fighters ahead of massive military assault

    Date: 2014-03-01 07:29:49 GMT - Ethiopia - Arab world - SN:10 - ID:582907

    The militant group in Somalia, Al-Shabaab, started to recruit fresh youngsters into its ranks as Somalia government forces backed by the African Union Forces plan massive military assault to liberate the country’s south and central region, ....

  • Israel attacks target in northern Gaza Strip

    Israel attacks target in northern Gaza Strip

    Date: 2014-03-01 07:17:12 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:4 - ID:582892

    An Israeli army spokesman said Friday that a strike was conducted to eliminate "an imminent threat of rocket fire towards Israel," according to Yediot Ahronot. Details of the strike remain unclear. Israeli media reported the target was "a ....

  • UN chief won't attend international meeting on Lebanon -- spokesman

    UN chief won't attend international meeting on Lebanon -- spokesman

    Date: 2014-03-01 07:13:28 GMT - United Nations - Arab world - SN:3 - ID:582890

    UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon will not take part in the meeting of the International Support Group for Lebanon planned to be held in Paris on March 5, spokesperson for the secretary general Martin Nesirky said. "The Secretary-General has asked ....

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