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  • Bashir, Salva Kiir discuss situation in Abyei region

    Bashir, Salva Kiir discuss situation in Abyei region

    Date: 2013-05-25 11:55:21 GMT - Ethiopia - Arab world - SN:6 - ID:124494

    Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir and South Sudanese President Salva Kiir Mayardit discussed on Friday in Addis Ababa the situation in Abyei region and ending support to rebel movements. Bashir asserted that Sudan is not disturbing travel, ....

  • 5 Iraqi policemen injured in 2 explosions in Iraq

    5 Iraqi policemen injured in 2 explosions in Iraq

    Date: 2013-05-25 11:45:34 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:1 - ID:124471

    Five Iraqi policemen were injured Saturday when two improvised explosive devices (IED) went off in Salah al-Din and Ninewa governorates, an Iraqi security source said. An IED exploded Saturday morning, leaving three policemen injured, when a ....

  • 146 killed in Syria Wednesday, opposition says

    146 killed in Syria Wednesday, opposition says

    Date: 2013-05-23 13:56:39 GMT - Syria - Arab world - SN:11 - ID:122110

    As many as 146 people were killed by the Assad regime loyalists in Syria on Wednesday, Aljazeera channel reported quoting the General Authority for the Syrian Revolution. The deaths were reported in the Syrian capital, Rif Dimashq, Homs and ....

  • Assad welcomes US-Russian initiative

    Assad welcomes US-Russian initiative

    Date: 2013-05-19 13:04:42 GMT - Syria - Arab world - SN:11 - ID:115533

    Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said Saturday he welcomed a US-Russian peace initiative to end Syria's civil war but had no plans to resign, France 24 reported.    "To resign would be to flee," he said in an interview with Argentine ....

  • Hamas urges Egypt to reopen Rafah Crossing

    Hamas urges Egypt to reopen Rafah Crossing

    Date: 2013-05-18 12:03:18 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:9 - ID:114058

    Hamas spokesman Sami Abu Zuhri urged Egyptian authorities to reopen the Rafah crossing between the Gaza Strip and Egypt, after it was closed earlier on Friday.    The Rafah crossing's closure has caused harm to the Palestinian commuters ....

  • 5 Iraqi police members kidnapped

    5 Iraqi police members kidnapped

    Date: 2013-05-18 11:48:50 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:8 - ID:114039

    Unidentified gunmen kidnapped Saturday five Iraqi police members in Anbar province, west of Baghdad, an Iraqi security source said.    The unidentified gunmen erected a fake checkpoint in east of Ramadi city, the capital of Anbar province ....

  • Symbolic protest in front of British embassy Wednesday to mark Palestine's Nakba Day

    Symbolic protest in front of British embassy Wednesday to mark Palestine's Nakba Day

    Date: 2013-05-14 11:51:03 GMT - Egypt - Arab world - SN:10 - ID:107881

       A group of Egyptian activists of various political affliations will organize a symbolic stand outside the British Embassy in Cairo on Wednesday marking the 65th anniversary of Palestine's "Nakba Day", which sent hundreds of thousands of ....

  • Israel shuts down Karm Abu-Salem crossing for two days over holidays

    Israel shuts down Karm Abu-Salem crossing for two days over holidays

    Date: 2013-05-14 10:11:41 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:8 - ID:107697

       Israeli authorities decided to close the commercial Karm Abu-Salem (Kerem Shalom) crossing, southeast of the Gaza Strip, for two days as of Tuesday.   In statements on Tuesday, the head of coordination committee in charge of ....

  • US says Syria peace conference to sweep to June

    US says Syria peace conference to sweep to June

    Date: 2013-05-14 08:05:23 GMT - USA - Arab world - SN:1 - ID:107538

        An expected conference to gather representatives of the Syrian government and opposition to try to end the Syrian crisis may be delayed to early June, US State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki said on Monday.   ....

  • Several settlers, Likud party members storm Aqsa Mosque

    Several settlers, Likud party members storm Aqsa Mosque

    Date: 2013-05-07 11:54:06 GMT - palestine - Arab world - SN:15 - ID:97196

      Several Jewish settlers and members of the Likud party barged into the precincts of Al-Aqsa Mosque on Tuesday to mark the the 46th anniversary of what they called "unification" of Al-Quds (occupied East Jerusalem).   In statements ....

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