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  • Bomb explosion in eastern Baghdad kills 4, injures 9

    Bomb explosion in eastern Baghdad kills 4, injures 9

    Date: 2014-01-05 17:29:06 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:60 - ID:481159

    Four persons were killed and nine others injured on Sunday in a car bomb explosion eastern the capital Baghdad. A security force went immediately to the scene and cordoned it off as ambulances transported the injured to hospital for treatment and ....

  • Saudi terrorist Majid died of natural causes- Lebanese Justice Minister

    Saudi terrorist Majid died of natural causes- Lebanese Justice Minister

    Date: 2014-01-05 17:16:16 GMT - Lebanon - Arab world - SN:59 - ID:481138

    Lebanese Minister of Justice Shakib Qortbawi said Sunday forensic reports confirmed that deteriorating health led to the death of Majid al-Majid, the leader of an Al-Qaeda linked group. A report by the medical examiner showed that Majid died of ....

  • Riek Machar says his forces marching towards Juba

    Riek Machar says his forces marching towards Juba

    Date: 2014-01-05 12:11:55 GMT - South Sudan - Arab world - SN:8 - ID:479909

    Riek Machar, the former Vice-President of South Sudan, said on Saturday that his forces are marching towards the capital Juba. His forces clashed with President Salva Kiir's forces west of Juba in an attempt to take control of the capital it's ....

  • Six persons killed, injured in blast in central Baghdad

    Six persons killed, injured in blast in central Baghdad

    Date: 2014-01-05 12:06:44 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:39 - ID:480487

    Six persons were killed and injured in an explosive charge blast in central Baghdad, an Iraqi security source said. The charge was planted in a garbage truck near Khelani's square in central Baghdad when it went off killing one person and ....

  • 240 trucks were allowed via Karm Abu Salem crossing in Gaza

    240 trucks were allowed via Karm Abu Salem crossing in Gaza

    Date: 2014-01-05 09:50:52 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:30 - ID:480149

    Israeli occupation forces allowed the entry of 240 trucks laden with commodities into the Gaza Strip via Karm Abu Salem (Kerem Shalom) crossing on Sunday. In a press release, Head of the Coordination Committee for entry of goods in the Gaza Strip ....

  • Saudi Arabia coordinating with Lebanon over Al Qaeda leader death

    Saudi Arabia coordinating with Lebanon over Al Qaeda leader death

    Date: 2014-01-05 09:11:07 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:28 - ID:480062

    Saudi Arabia assigned a team from its Embassy in Beirut to coordinate with the Lebanese authorities over the death of chief of an al Qaeda-affiliated jihadist group Majed al-Majed. Majed, a Saudi citizen, died in custody after being arrested by ....

  • 7 policemen killed, injured in two attacks in Mosul

    7 policemen killed, injured in two attacks in Mosul

    Date: 2014-01-05 08:59:15 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:23 - ID:480021

    Seven policemen were killed and injured in two separate attacks in Mosul city, central Ninawa governorate, situated some 405 kilometers north of Baghdad, security sources said. Unidentified gunmen attacked on Sunday a police convoy in southern ....

  • Turkey closes its border gate with Syria

    Turkey closes its border gate with Syria

    Date: 2014-01-05 08:58:33 GMT - Turkey - Arab world - SN:25 - ID:480034

    Turkey has temporarily closed the Cilvegözü border crossing with Syria after the rise of clashes between Syrian troops and opposition forces near the Syrian village of Sarmada. Turkey's decision came to protect the Turkish drivers and passengers ....

  • Juba rings with gunfire as South Sudan peace talks open in Ethiopia

    Juba rings with gunfire as South Sudan peace talks open in Ethiopia

    Date: 2014-01-05 08:48:32 GMT - South Sudan - Arab world - SN:2 - ID:479872

    South Sudan's capital was echoing with heavy gunfire on Saturday evening, as peace talks in Ethiopia officially opened, The Telegraph reported. The peace talks, aimed to bring about an end to the conflict in South Sudan officially opened in ....

  • 2 killed, 3 wounded in 2 separate incidents in Baghdad

    2 killed, 3 wounded in 2 separate incidents in Baghdad

    Date: 2014-01-04 12:47:25 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:37 - ID:478822

    One policeman and a civilian were killed and three police elements wounded in two separate incidents that took place in the Iraqi capital Baghdad on Saturday. An Iraqi security source said a roadside bomb went off in southern Baghdad targeting a ....

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