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Libya: UN Concerned over Impact of Violence on Healthcare

The chaos and violence, which continue to rock Libya, have a devastating impact on health care in the country, with hospitals bombed & looted, medical personnel attacked and even taken hostage or arbitrarily detained, according to a UN report. “These attacks are a major violation of international law and a tragic disregard of our common […]

May 24th, 2018 | Posted in Uncategorized | Read More »

Moroccan-Emirati Cooperation Burgeoning in all Spectrum

Morocco and United Arab Emirates (UAE) are determined to enhance, expand and deepen further their strategic and close partnership based upon common goals, interests, and values. The two countries joint commission, which convened its 5th session in Abu Dhabi Tuesday, has agreed to coordinate bilateral political stands regarding international issues, foster economic relationship and commercial […]

May 23rd, 2018 | Posted in Gulf News,Headlines,World News | Read More »

Saudi Arabia to release Ethiopian-born business mogul Al Amoudi

Ethiopian-born Saudi billionaire Mohammed Hussein Al Amoudi, who has been detained in the anti-corruption campaign spearheaded by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman, will soon be released, Ethiopia’s prime minister said. Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed made the announcement over the weekend after returning from the Saudi Arabia where he met the Saudi Crown Prince. The […]

May 22nd, 2018 | Posted in Gulf News,Headlines | Read More »

Morocco Responds to Polisario Provocations with Military Drills

The Moroccan army has carried out lately a military exercise, sending a clear message to the Polisario separatists, who are armed, sheltered and financed by Algeria. According to Moroccan web site Medias24.com, the exercise, dubbed “Tafilalet 2018”, took place March 22 -April 7 in the Errachidia Southern zone. It tested the responsiveness, the planning and […]

May 22nd, 2018 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Force used against protestors in Gaza ‘wholly disproportionate’, says UN human rights chief

The Human Rights Council, which held on Friday a special session on “the deteriorating human rights situation in the occupied Palestinian territory, including East Jerusalem”, has joined its voice to that of many Arab, Islamic and European countries that have called for investigation in the excessive use of force by Israel against Palestinians in the […]

May 19th, 2018 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

UAE: Dubai tourism teams up with China online giant Alibaba

To attract larger Chinese tourist populations and promote the UAE’ largest city, Dubai Tourism authorities have decided to forge alliance with China’s online tech and marketing giant Alibaba. The alliance has been established through a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed between Dubai Tourism and Fliggy, the online travel service platform of Alibaba group, Trade Arabia […]

May 17th, 2018 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

King Mohammed VI Warns against Serious Consequences of Undermining Al Quds Legal Status

King Mohammed VI, chairperson of Al Quds Committee of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, has warned the international community against the dangerous fallout of the decision of US president Donald Trump to recognize Al Quds as capital of Israel and move its embassy to this city. In a message addressed to Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, […]

May 14th, 2018 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Women are key players in facing climate change challenges, Princess Lalla Hasna

Chairwoman of the Mohammed VI Foundation for Environment Protection, Princess Lalla Hasna has pointed out that women are key players in facing climate change challenges as they can bring a unique perspective and contribute original, effective measures to actions for the climate, for the protection of oceans and for the development of clean energy. Women […]

May 11th, 2018 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Polisario-Hezbollah Connection Unveils Terror Face of Separatists

Few days after the UN Security Council adopted resolution 2414 extending the MINURSO mandate for six months and welcoming Morocco’s autonomy plan for the Sahara, the North African Kingdom severed its diplomatic ties with Iran for its military support to the Polisario mercenaries, backed by the Algerian regime. Morocco says it acted after gathering strong […]

May 4th, 2018 | Posted in Gulf News,Headlines,World News | Read More »

Rabat Cuts Ties with Tehran Due to its Military Support to Polisario

Morocco has decided to sever its diplomatic relations with Iran in protest against the military support provided by the Iranian-backed Hezbollah group to the Polisario separatists. The announcement was made Tuesday by Moroccan Foreign Affairs Minister Nasser Bourita who informed his Iranian peer in Tehran of Rabat’s decision, which comes as a response to Iran’s […]

May 2nd, 2018 | Posted in Gulf News,Headlines,World News | Read More »