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  • US envoy not to visit Sudan within framework of regional tour

    US envoy not to visit Sudan within framework of regional tour

    Date: 2013-11-24 10:15:23 GMT - Sudan - Arab world - SN:25 - ID:403798

    US special envoy to Sudan Donald Booth, currently visiting Egypt, will not visit Sudan within the framework of a regional tour. In brief statements to the Sudanese newspaper al-Taghier out Sunday, Spokesman of the US embassy in Sudan Ronald ....

  • Five Palestinians arrested in West Bank

    Five Palestinians arrested in West Bank

    Date: 2013-11-24 10:10:58 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:24 - ID:403790

    Israeli occupation forces arrested on Sunday five Palestinians in the West Bank cities of Al-Khalil (Hebron), Jenin and Bethlehem. Local and security sources said that Israeli forces stormed Beit Ummar town, north of Al-Khalil, and arrested two ....

  • Israel lets 190 trucks loaded with goods into Gaza via Karam Abu Salem crossing

    Israel lets 190 trucks loaded with goods into Gaza via Karam Abu Salem crossing

    Date: 2013-11-24 09:16:03 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:20 - ID:403682

    Israeli occupation forces allowed the entry of 190 trucks laden with commodities into the Gaza Strip via Karam Abu Salem (Kerem Shalom) crossing. In a press release on Sunday, Head of the Coordination Committee for entry of goods in the Gaza ....

  • Authorities identify suicide bombers who attacked Iranian embassy in Beirut

    Authorities identify suicide bombers who attacked Iranian embassy in Beirut

    Date: 2013-11-24 09:06:38 GMT - Lebanon - Arab world - SN:16 - ID:403655

    Lebanese authorities say they have identified the two men who launched a double suicide attack on the Iranian embassy which killed 25 people in Hezbollah's southern Beirut bastion, ABC news reported. This week's double bombing was the first ....

  • 4 people injured after 3 bombs thrown outside cafe in Lebanon

    4 people injured after 3 bombs thrown outside cafe in Lebanon

    Date: 2013-11-24 08:28:21 GMT - Lebanon - Arab world - SN:6 - ID:403574

    Four people were severely injured after two bombs exploded among three bombs were thrown by unidentified men outside a café in Al-Qoba district in Tripoli of north Lebanon. The injured were moved to a hospital for medical treatment. ....

  • Abbas' visit to Cairo was very successful - diplomat

    Abbas' visit to Cairo was very successful - diplomat

    Date: 2013-11-23 15:26:33 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:41 - ID:402876

    The latest visit by Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to Egypt was very successful, said Egyptian Ambassador to Palestine Yasser Osman. In statements on Saturday, Osman underlined that the visit reflected brotherly relations between the two ....

  • Israeli forces close checkpoint to Jenin, isolate 4,000 Palestinians

    Israeli forces close checkpoint to Jenin, isolate 4,000 Palestinians

    Date: 2013-11-23 11:59:48 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:32 - ID:402456

    The Israeli occupation forces closed on Saturday a military checkpoint at the entrance to the village of Barta'a south of Jenin. The occupation forces informed the Palestinian side of the barrier closure until further notice, which isolates ....

  • Two Swedish of Palestinian origin killed in Syria

    Two Swedish of Palestinian origin killed in Syria

    Date: 2013-11-23 09:57:52 GMT - Norway - Arab world - SN:23 - ID:402173

    Two Swedish citizens, of a Palestinian origin, killed in the ongoing clashes between troops loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and opposition, said Sweden's Expressen newspaper. The number of Swedish who were killed in the civil war in ....

  • 2 killed, 1 injured in 2 separate incidents in Iraq

    2 killed, 1 injured in 2 separate incidents in Iraq

    Date: 2013-11-23 09:55:34 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:22 - ID:402171

    Two people were killed and another was injured in two separate incidents in north and east of Baghdad on Saturday, an Iraqi security source said. Unidentified armed men opened fire toward a civilian while he was walking in Baghdad and he died on ....

  • Jordan concerned about report on terrorism in Daraa

    Jordan concerned about report on terrorism in Daraa

    Date: 2013-11-23 09:52:58 GMT - Jordan - Arab world - SN:21 - ID:402168

    The Jordanian government is concerned about reports speaking of terrorist organizations in Daraa in the north of the country, spokesman Mohamed al-Momni said Saturday. He told Jordan's "Al-Ghad" newspaper Amman has taken security precautions to ....

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