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  • UNAMID renews support for peace initiatives in Darfur

    UNAMID renews support for peace initiatives in Darfur

    Date: 2014-01-27 10:06:58 GMT - Sudan - Arab world - SN:28 - ID:522815

    The United Nations Hybrid Operation in Darfur (UNAMID) renewed on Monday support for all initiatives aiming at bringing about peace and reconciliation among tribes in the western Sudanese region of Darfur. Mohamed Ibn Chambas, head of the ....

  • Israeli soldier wounded in blast on Lebanon border - source

    Israeli soldier wounded in blast on Lebanon border - source

    Date: 2014-01-27 10:02:10 GMT - Lebanon - Arab world - SN:26 - ID:522807

    An Israeli soldier was wounded Monday morning by an explosion near the barbed-wire fence separating the Lebanese-Israeli border, a well-placed source in north Lebanon said. The source, who refused to disclose its identity, told MENA that the ....

  • 4 Libyan army soldiers killed in clashes with armed groups in Sarir region

    4 Libyan army soldiers killed in clashes with armed groups in Sarir region

    Date: 2014-01-27 09:59:14 GMT - Libya - Arab world - SN:25 - ID:522798

    Four Libyan soldiers of the 427 Coastal Battalion of the Libyan Army were killed and seven others injured in clashes with armed groups on Kufrah-Galu road near Al-Sho'ala oil field in Al-Sarir region in northern Libya. In statements on Monday, ....

  • 3 Iraqi police forces killed, Sahwa member injured in armed attack in Iraq

    3 Iraqi police forces killed, Sahwa member injured in armed attack in Iraq

    Date: 2014-01-27 09:44:15 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:21 - ID:522740

    Three Iraqi police forces were killed while one of the members of Sahwa, (or Awakening) forces was injured in an armed attack by unidentified gunmen in Samarra, southern Tikrit, 170 km north of the capital Baghdad, an Iraqi security source said on ....

  • FM: Sudan ready for negotiations on Blue Nile and South Kordofan

    FM: Sudan ready for negotiations on Blue Nile and South Kordofan

    Date: 2014-01-27 09:36:03 GMT - Sudan - Arab world - SN:20 - ID:522713

    Sudanese Foreign Minister Ali Karti has announced his government’s readiness for negotiations on Blue Nile and South Kordofan areas where the army is battling the rebel Sudan People’s Liberation Movement/North (SPLM-N). Karti told reporters ....

  • UN chief commends Tunisia's adoption of new constitution

    UN chief commends Tunisia's adoption of new constitution

    Date: 2014-01-27 09:08:10 GMT - United Nations - Arab world - SN:15 - ID:522637

    United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon commended “another historic milestone” in Tunisia's democratic transition with the adoption of the country's new constitution, the UN News Center reported. In a statement from his spokesperson, Ban ....

  • Tunisia PM designate says formed new government

    Tunisia PM designate says formed new government

    Date: 2014-01-27 08:59:22 GMT - Tunisia - Arab world - SN:12 - ID:522618

    Tunisia's premier-designate Mehdi Jomaa said Sunday he has presented the president with the list of his proposed cabinet of independents, under a roadmap aimed at ending months of political crisis, France 24 reported. "I have submitted the list ....

  • 154 killed, 463 injured in Libyan clashes

    154 killed, 463 injured in Libyan clashes

    Date: 2014-01-27 08:40:38 GMT - Libya - Arab world - SN:10 - ID:522553

    Ongoing clashes that erupted on Jan. 9 in the southern Libyan areas of Sabha, Warshafena and Al Ojailat have left 154 people killed and 463 others wounded, Libyan Health Ministry Spokesman Ammar Mohamed said on Sunday. In a press release, he said ....

  • 230 trucks allowed into Gaza through Karm Abu Salem

    230 trucks allowed into Gaza through Karm Abu Salem

    Date: 2014-01-26 09:33:31 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:14 - ID:520952

    Israeli authorities reopened Sunday the Karm Abu Salem commercial crossing in south-east Gaza after the weekend. " Occupation forces will allow the entry of 230 trucks laden with goods to the commercial and agricultural sectors." Raed Fattouh, ....

  • No extension to talks with Israel - Fatah

    No extension to talks with Israel - Fatah

    Date: 2014-01-25 16:24:15 GMT - Jordan - Arab world - SN:37 - ID:520085

    Proposals made by US State Secretary John Kerry contradict international legitimacy decisions and the Middle East roadmap, said member of the Fatah Central Committee Azzam al-Ahmad. The Palestinian leadership is against extending negotiations ....

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