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  • Egyptian envoy says S. Sudan president voices understanding of incidents in Egypt

    Egyptian envoy says S. Sudan president voices understanding of incidents in Egypt

    Date: 2013-08-03 09:43:35 GMT - South Sudan - Arab world - SN:7 - ID:226903

    South Sudan President Salva Kiir Mayardit met here on Friday Ambassador Omar Metwaly, the special envoy of Egypt's interim President Adly Mansour. In statements to MENA correspondent in South Sudan, Metwaly said that he handed a message from ....

  • Sabha police chief killed in bomb blast

    Sabha police chief killed in bomb blast

    Date: 2013-08-03 09:31:23 GMT - Libya - Arab world - SN:2 - ID:226888

    The police chief of Sabha has been killed in a bomb blast, according to Sky News Arabia. An explosive charge placed beneath his car went off earlier on Saturday in this district of Benghazi, the news channel said without giving any further ....

  • Dozens of Palestinians suffered suffocation due to Israeli tear gas inhalation in W.Bank

    Dozens of Palestinians suffered suffocation due to Israeli tear gas inhalation in W.Bank

    Date: 2013-08-02 18:26:25 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:8 - ID:226451

    Dozens of Palestinians and foreign activists suffered from suffocation on Friday due to Israeli tear gas inhalation while they took part in rallies against the Israeli occupation's practices in the West Bank. In statements Friday, the media ....

  • UN inspectors to visit Syrian sites

    UN inspectors to visit Syrian sites

    Date: 2013-08-01 11:24:43 GMT - United Nations - Arab world - SN:13 - ID:224475

    Syria has agreed to allow UN investigators to visit three sites where chemical weapons have allegedly been used, the UN has said. The inspectors will go "as soon as possible", a statement from Secretary General Ban Ki-moon's office said as ....

  • Libya PM changes his mind about reshuffling the cabinet

    Libya PM changes his mind about reshuffling the cabinet

    Date: 2013-08-01 11:23:22 GMT - Libya - Arab world - SN:12 - ID:224470

    Prime Minister Ali Zidan said he has changed his mind about having a cabinet reshuffle after consulting with some advisers and members of the national congress. The current interim government will remain unchanged for the time being so as not ....

  • S.Sudan president names new gov't

    S.Sudan president names new gov't

    Date: 2013-08-01 09:06:33 GMT - South Sudan - Arab world - SN:5 - ID:224300

    South Sudanese President Salva Kiir named his new cabinet Wednesday after sacking his entire team last week, a decree on state media read. Some are new appointments, such as military strongman Kuol Manyang, currently governor of troubled eastern ....

  • First batch of Palestinian prisoners to be released within two weeks: Official

    First batch of Palestinian prisoners to be released within two weeks: Official

    Date: 2013-07-31 18:01:24 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:25 - ID:223880

    A Palestinian official said the first batch of Palestinian prisoners will be released within the next two weeks. Israel's Cabinet approved the release of 104 long-held Palestinian prisoners Sunday. "The number of prisoners who will be ....

  • Palestinian-Israeli negotiations resumption is a step on the peace road

    Palestinian-Israeli negotiations resumption is a step on the peace road

    Date: 2013-07-31 16:55:47 GMT - Belgium - Arab world - SN:18 - ID:223787

    "The European Union has consistently supported a two-state solution. We will continue to work hard in support of the parties to reach peace in the Middle East and security for all," said EU High Representative Catherine Ashton in a statement on the ....

  • Quartet promises support to renewed Middle East peace talks

    Quartet promises support to renewed Middle East peace talks

    Date: 2013-07-31 15:59:37 GMT - Belgium - Arab world - SN:8 - ID:223685

    The Middle East Quartet ( United Nations, Russian Federation, United States and European Union) has issued a statement expressing support to the renewed Middle East peace talks. The Quartet welcomes the announcement by United States Secretary ....

  • El-Arabi, Ashton discuss Palestinian issue, Syrian crisis

    El-Arabi, Ashton discuss Palestinian issue, Syrian crisis

    Date: 2013-07-30 14:47:41 GMT - Egypt - Arab world - SN:32 - ID:222141

    Arab League Secretary General Nabil el-Arabi held a meeting with the EU's foreign policy chief, Catherine Ashton, on peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians. Earlier, Israeli and Palestinian delegates ended a first round of peace ....

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