Arab world

  • Service : English
  • Category : Arab world
  • Palestinian govt spokesman says Hamdallah did not retract resignation

    Palestinian govt spokesman says Hamdallah did not retract resignation

    Date: 2013-06-22 11:32:01 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:6 - ID:167253

    RAMALLAH (MENA) - Palestinian government spokesman Ihab Bseiso said Saturday that former prime minister Rami Hamdallah did not go back on resignation, as alleged by some sources. In statements to Al-Arabiya news channel Saturday, Bseiso said ....

  • Hamas executes two Israel 'collaborators' in Gaza

    Hamas executes two Israel 'collaborators' in Gaza

    Date: 2013-06-22 11:30:49 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:5 - ID:167248

    GAZA CITY (MENA) - Hamas hanged two men accused of collaborating with Israel on Saturday, a statement from the interior ministry of the Islamist movement's government in Gaza said. The ministry said that it had executed the two men in ....

  • UNRWA slams killing of six Palestinians in refugee camp outside Damascus

    UNRWA slams killing of six Palestinians in refugee camp outside Damascus

    Date: 2013-06-21 13:50:26 GMT - Switzerland - Arab world - SN:12 - ID:166300

    The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) has slammed the killing of six Palestinian refugees in Khan Eshieh camp outside Damascus. "On Wednesday, at least three mortar shells struck the camp just outside ....

  • UN Security Council slams acts of torture, arbitrary detention in Libya

    UN Security Council slams acts of torture, arbitrary detention in Libya

    Date: 2013-06-21 12:22:30 GMT - United Nations - Arab world - SN:9 - ID:166170

    The UN Security Council has condemned the acts of torture and arbitrary detention in Libya. "The members of the Security Council condemned cases of torture and mistreatment observed in illegal detention centers in Libya. They emphasized that ....

  • UNESCO adds Syrian ancient sites to danger list

    UNESCO adds Syrian ancient sites to danger list

    Date: 2013-06-20 16:40:49 GMT - Cambodia - Arab world - SN:24 - ID:165235

    Six ancient sites in Syria have been added to a UN list of endangered World Heritage sites because of the threat from the conflict there, the BBC reported Thursday. The sites were placed on the list by the UN's cultural organization, UNESCO at ....

  • Abbas, Ashton discuss peace talks

    Abbas, Ashton discuss peace talks

    Date: 2013-06-20 13:02:51 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:14 - ID:164767

    Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas held Wednesday talks with High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Catherine Ashton on peace talks. The meeting tackled the latest developments in the Palestinian territories ....

  • Israeli army detains MP's bodyguard in UNRWA camp

    Israeli army detains MP's bodyguard in UNRWA camp

    Date: 2013-06-20 12:52:03 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:12 - ID:164738

    Israeli forces detained the bodyguard of a member of the Palestine Legislative Council on Thursday in the UNWAR-administered Balata refugee camp in the northern West Bank district of Nablus, locals said. Locals said the army raided the home of MP ....

  • Arabi, Ashton review latest regional developments

    Arabi, Ashton review latest regional developments

    Date: 2013-06-19 19:20:42 GMT - Egypt - Arab world - SN:16 - ID:163708

    Arab League Secretary General Nabil el-Arabi and European Union's Foreign Affairs Chief Catherine Ashton reviewed on Wednesday the latest developments in the Middle East. The meeting mainly covered Syrian developments in light of efforts exerted to ....

  • 11 killed, injured in suicide attack in Mosul

    11 killed, injured in suicide attack in Mosul

    Date: 2013-06-19 11:28:41 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:14 - ID:162778

    BAGHDAD (MENA) - Eleven persons were killed and injured in a suicide attack on Tuesday in Mosul city, Ninawi province, some 405 km north of Baghdad, said an Iraqi security source. A suicide bomber wearing an explosive belt blew himself up in a ....

  • Hamas accuses Palestinian media outlets of seeking to sour relations with Egypt

    Hamas accuses Palestinian media outlets of seeking to sour relations with Egypt

    Date: 2013-06-18 19:02:46 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:39 - ID:161538

    GAZA CITY (MENA) - The Palestinian movement Hamas on Tuesday accused some Palestinian media outlets of seeking to sour its relations with Egypt. Hamas spokesman Fawzy Barhoum, in press statements, noted that there are some media campaigns that ....

Middle East News Agency © - designed and developed : GCSSD
Intellectual Property Rights reserved to GCSSD