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  • 5 Egyptians among 15 deceased in Kuwait bus accident

    5 Egyptians among 15 deceased in Kuwait bus accident

    Date: 2018-04-01 17:53:40 GMT - Kuwait - Arab world - SN:9 - ID:7328151

    Kuwait Oil Company said on Sunday that 15 people were killed when two buses packed with passengers collided near Burgan oil field. In a press conference, the company explained that Indian, Egyptian and Pakistani nationals were among the ....

  • Israel prevented prayer calls from Ibrahimi Mosque over 52 times in March -- minister

    Israel prevented prayer calls from Ibrahimi Mosque over 52 times in March -- minister

    Date: 2018-04-01 10:52:03 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:5 - ID:7327189

    Prayer calls were prevented by Israeli authorities from the Ibrahimi Mosque over 52 times in March under the pretext that they are annoying to settlers, Palestinian Awqaf Minister Yousef Adeis said on Sunday. In a press statement issued by his ....

  • Saudi Arabia denies alleged CP visit to Iraq

    Saudi Arabia denies alleged CP visit to Iraq

    Date: 2018-03-31 20:20:54 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:12 - ID:7326564

    A source of the Saudi Foreign Ministry has denied reports that Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman would visit Iraq. The source, in remarks quoted by the Saudi news agency, praised the relations with Baghdad, citing "recent positive developments in ....

  • AL calls for protecting women against sexual violence

    AL calls for protecting women against sexual violence

    Date: 2018-03-31 16:04:19 GMT - Egypt - Arab world - SN:7 - ID:7326280

    The Arab League (AL) called on Saturday for activating the regional and international conventions on the protection of women against sexual violence. The remarks came at a forum on sexual violence against women in times of armed conflicts, held ....

  • Arab Parliament speaker urges France to recognize Palestinian state

    Arab Parliament speaker urges France to recognize Palestinian state

    Date: 2018-03-31 14:21:09 GMT - Egypt - Arab world - SN:3 - ID:7326111

    Arab Parliament Speaker Mishaal bin Fahm al Salami urged the French government to recognize Palestinian state on the borders of June 4th, 1967 with Al Quds (occupied east Jerusalem) as its capital. This came in an official letter addressed to the ....

  • UN calls for independent investigation on Gaza clashes

    UN calls for independent investigation on Gaza clashes

    Date: 2018-03-31 10:30:51 GMT - United Nations - Arab world - SN:2 - ID:7325592

    The United Nations (UN) has called for "an independent and transparent investigation" into clashes in Gaza that have killed at least 16 people. UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres was speaking after reports that 1,400 people had also been ....

  • Saudi air defense destroys ballistic missile fired by Houthis on Najran

    Saudi air defense destroys ballistic missile fired by Houthis on Najran

    Date: 2018-03-31 10:17:06 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:1 - ID:7325583

    Saudi air defense forces have intercepted and destroyed a Houthi ballistic missile on Saturday, which was targeting Najran, Al Arabiya reported. According to an Al Arabiya correspondent, the forces intercepted the missile at 10:20 am local Saudi ....

  • US soldier among those killed in Syria roadside bomb attack

    US soldier among those killed in Syria roadside bomb attack

    Date: 2018-03-30 18:53:25 GMT - USA - Arab world - SN:26 - ID:7325043

    One of two troops with US-led coalition killed in Syria roadside bomb attack was American, a US Defense official was quoted by ABC news as saying on Friday. The US army announced Thursday that two coalition personnel died and five were wounded ....

  • Abbas declares Saturday day of mourning after fall of Palestinian martyrs

    Abbas declares Saturday day of mourning after fall of Palestinian martyrs

    Date: 2018-03-30 18:51:51 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:25 - ID:7325014

    Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas declared Saturday a day of mourning to commemorate the Palestinians killed by Israeli occupation forces during Friday’s mass marches along the border between the Gaza Strip and Israel, according to the Palestinian ....

  • Israeli occupation bombs agricultural lands eastern Gaza

    Israeli occupation bombs agricultural lands eastern Gaza

    Date: 2018-03-30 18:51:21 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:24 - ID:7325009

    Israeli occupation artillery bombarded Friday agricultural lands east of Gaza city. Palestinian sources said the Israeli artillery fired mortar shells near a Palestinian gathering in Juhor Ad Dik village, leaving no injuries. Meanwhile, ....

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