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  • Huge explosion hits Lebanon

    Huge explosion hits Lebanon

    Date: 2014-01-16 07:59:02 GMT - Lebanon - Arab world - SN:2 - ID:501743

    A huge blast struck the northeastern town of Hermel, one of the strongholds of Hezbollah, on Thursday. The explosion left two people killed and several others wounded, according to preliminary reports. The blast took place near a number of ....

  • Demonstration in Ramallah in protest against Kerry proposals

    Demonstration in Ramallah in protest against Kerry proposals

    Date: 2014-01-15 18:22:55 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:76 - ID:501120

    Dozens of Palestinians on Wednesday staged a protest in Ramallah against a draft framework agreement put forward by US Secretary of State John Kerry. They called for for halting immediately peace negotiations with Israel. The demonstration was ....

  • FM participation in donors conf. reflects Egypt keenness on ending crisis in Syria --amb.

    FM participation in donors conf. reflects Egypt keenness on ending crisis in Syria --amb.

    Date: 2014-01-15 18:15:41 GMT - Kuwait - Arab world - SN:75 - ID:501105

    Egypt's Ambassador in Kuwait Abdel-Kerim Suleiman said on Wednesday that the active participation of Egypt's Foreign Minister Nabil Fahmi in the 2nd donors conference on Syria reflects Egypt keenness on solving the crisis in Syria. "Egypt seeks ....

  • Lebanon Foreign Minister to participate in A-Quds Committee meeting

    Lebanon Foreign Minister to participate in A-Quds Committee meeting

    Date: 2014-01-15 17:10:53 GMT - Lebanon - Arab world - SN:69 - ID:500934

    Lebanon's caretaker Foreign Minister Adnan Mansour will head to Morocco on Thursday to attend meetings of the "Al-Quds Committee" (Jerusalem Committee) called by Morocco's King Mohamed VI. The Committee will discuss the latest developments in ....

  • Kuwait FM, Arab League chief discuss Syrian war

    Kuwait FM, Arab League chief discuss Syrian war

    Date: 2014-01-15 15:58:14 GMT - Kuwait - Arab world - SN:67 - ID:500778

    Kuwait's First Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled Al-Sabah met with Arab League Secretary-General Nabil El-Arabi here on Wednesday. They discussed ways to defuse the Syrian civil war and allieviate the plight of ....

  • Hamas blames PA security bodies for breaching security of its cadres in WB

    Hamas blames PA security bodies for breaching security of its cadres in WB

    Date: 2014-01-15 12:11:09 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:53 - ID:500166

    The Palestinian Islamic Movement Hamas held responsible the Fatah Movement and Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas for the daily arrests and assaults committed by the PA security bodies against its cadres in the West Bank. In a press ....

  • 5 killed, injured in separate incidents in Mosul

    5 killed, injured in separate incidents in Mosul

    Date: 2014-01-15 10:23:46 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:24 - ID:499457

    Two Iraqi soldiers and a civilian were killed Wednesday and two others injured in two unrelated incidents in Mosul, the capital of Nineveh Governorate, about 405 km north of Baghdad, a security source said. Unidentified gunmen set up a fake ....

  • Arab Parliament expresses deep concern over developments in S. Sudan

    Arab Parliament expresses deep concern over developments in S. Sudan

    Date: 2014-01-15 10:17:18 GMT - Egypt - Arab world - SN:38 - ID:499783

    Arab Parliament said Wednesday that it follows with deep concern the security and political developments in South Sudan as well as its negative effects on the humanitarian situation. In a statement Wednesday, the Arab Parliament praised the ....

  • Emir of Kuwait donates dlrs 500 mn in aid to Syria

    Emir of Kuwait donates dlrs 500 mn in aid to Syria

    Date: 2014-01-15 08:55:35 GMT - Kuwait - Arab world - SN:28 - ID:499502

    Emir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jabir promised dlrs 500 million on Wednesday for U.N. humanitarian efforts in Syria, devastated by almost three years of civil war. Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmed al-Sabah made the pledge at the 2nd Pledging ....

  • Syria's opposition national coordination body nixes participation in Geneva II conf.

    Syria's opposition national coordination body nixes participation in Geneva II conf.

    Date: 2014-01-15 08:29:41 GMT - France - Arab world - SN:17 - ID:499422

    Syria's opposition National Coordination Body for Democratic Change (NCBDC) refused to attend the Geneva II conference slated for January 22 because the National Coalition – which the international community chose to be the main representative of ....

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