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  • 300 trucks enter Gaza via Karm Abu-Salem

    300 trucks enter Gaza via Karm Abu-Salem

    Date: 2013-10-14 10:15:29 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:39 - ID:338049

    The Israeli authorities decided Monday to allow 300 trucks laden with commodities and fuel into the Gaza Strip. Limited amounts of diesel oil will be also pumped, as well as cooking gas, said Raed Fattouh, the head of the committee of aid ....

  • Car bomb in Northern Syria kills at least 12

    Car bomb in Northern Syria kills at least 12

    Date: 2013-10-14 10:12:58 GMT - Syria - Arab world - SN:37 - ID:338043

    Syrian activist groups say a car bombing in a rebel-held northwestern town has killed at least 12 people, ABC News reported. Two groups say the bombing took place on Monday at a market in the town of Darkoush in Idlib province and also wounded ....

  • Jordan's border guards still securing Syrian refugees - military source

    Jordan's border guards still securing Syrian refugees - military source

    Date: 2013-10-14 10:09:52 GMT - Jordan - Arab world - SN:36 - ID:338039

    Jordanian border guards are still securing the Syrian refugees while crossing into the kingdom to flee unrest in their home, a Jordanian military source said. The source told Al-Ghad newspaper out Monday that pro-Assad forces are heavily firing ....

  • Israeli troops arrest 16 Palestinians

    Israeli troops arrest 16 Palestinians

    Date: 2013-10-14 10:05:57 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:35 - ID:338031

    Israeli occupation forces arrested early Monday sixteen Palestinian citizens during security crackdowns on cities of the West Bank, said security sources. Among the Palestinians, who were arrested in the cities of Tulkarm, Nablus, Hebron and ....

  • Investigations still underway to uncover Tripoli blasts assilants - Mikati

    Investigations still underway to uncover Tripoli blasts assilants - Mikati

    Date: 2013-10-14 09:22:55 GMT - Lebanon - Arab world - SN:29 - ID:337920

    Caretaker Prime Minister Najib Mikati stressed on Monday that investigations are still underway to uncover the circumstances of the two blasts that rocked Tripoli in August. He said security bodies are intensifying their efforts to arrest all ....

  • Former PM Benflis says he will run for presidency

    Former PM Benflis says he will run for presidency

    Date: 2013-10-14 09:19:29 GMT - Algeria - Arab world - SN:27 - ID:337912

    Former Algerian prime minister Ali Benflis said he will hold a press conference in November to officially announce that he will join the coming presidential race in 2014, according to media reports. Benflis was former prime minister from 2000 to ....

  • Member of Libya's anti-crime department assassinated

    Member of Libya's anti-crime department assassinated

    Date: 2013-10-14 07:43:14 GMT - Libya - Arab world - SN:23 - ID:337740

    A member of the Interior Ministry's Anti-Crime Unit was assassinated by gunmen in Zliten city on Sunday, a security source said Monday. Armed groups hunted down Faraj Khashram at Dafniya area and showered him with bullets. The Zliten branch of ....

  • Syrian state news channel transmission restored

    Syrian state news channel transmission restored

    Date: 2013-10-14 07:38:33 GMT - Syria - Arab world - SN:21 - ID:337735

    The transmission of the Syrian state news channel was restored after it has been cut when two booby-trapped cars targeted the Syrian Radio and TV building in Umayyad Square in Damascus. In statements carried by Sky News on Monday, Syrian ....

  • 21 killed, injured in 2 suicide blasts in Iraq

    21 killed, injured in 2 suicide blasts in Iraq

    Date: 2013-10-14 07:01:25 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:8 - ID:337675

    Six people were killed while 15 others were injured when two suicide bombers targeted two checkpoints in Qada' Samarra in Salah ad Din province, a security source said on Sunday Security troops cordoned off the area while ambulances moved the ....

  • 4 million pilgrims ascend Mount Arafat today

    4 million pilgrims ascend Mount Arafat today

    Date: 2013-10-14 06:56:43 GMT - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Arab world - SN:7 - ID:337659

    More than four million pilgrims coming from all corners of the world flocked on Monday to Mount Arafat where Prophet Mohammed delivered his final sermon, asking for God's forgiveness and mercy. Chanting "Labbaik Allahumma Labbaik", pilgrims ....

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