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Gulf Crisis: Qatar “very open for dialogue”, Sheikh Tamim

The ruler of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani Tuesday renewed his country’s readiness to engage in dialogue with its neighbors. “We’ve always said that we’re very open for dialogue, and we’ll always be open for dialogue,” Sheikh Tamim said in a statement to the media before a meeting with US President Donald Trump, […]

September 20th, 2017 | Posted in Gulf News,Headlines,World News | Read More »

Muslim Brotherhood Academics Unwanted in a Saudi University

Saudi Arabia, which is among the countries having blacklisted the Muslim Brotherhood as terrorist, is still cracking down on the movement as evidenced by the recent decision of the Riyadh-based Imam Muhammad Ibn Saud Islamic University. The University, one of the biggest universities in Saudi Arabia, announced Tuesday that it will not renew the contract […]

September 20th, 2017 | Posted in Gulf News,Headlines | Read More »

KSA: Fuel price to soar up by November

Saudi authorities will by November scale up petrol and jet fuel prices, two years after removing government subsidies on price of fuel for cars and other vehicles. The decision will mean increase by 80 per cent of octane 91, from $0.16 to $0.30, reports say. A final decision on the fuel price increase is expected […]

September 18th, 2017 | Posted in Energy,Headlines | Read More »

Morocco Sends Humanitarian aid to Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh

Morocco sent an emergency humanitarian aid to Bangladesh in order to support the country’s efforts to cope with the massive influx of refugees from the Muslim minority of the Rohingyas who have fled Myanmar, the ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation announced. This humanitarian action was taken upon high instructions of King Mohammed VI […]

September 12th, 2017 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Iran shall never breach nuclear deal, Rouhani

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani asserted Wednesday that his country shall never breach the nuclear deal, known as the JCPOA, that he described as an important international accord. President Rouhani made the remarks at a meeting in Tehran Wednesday with Japanese Prime Minister’s Special Envoy Masahiko Koumura, reported the Iranian News agency IRNA. “Today, after the […]

September 6th, 2017 | Posted in Gulf News,Headlines | Read More »

Gulf Crisis: Macron Appoints Special Envoy to Lead France’s Mediation

French President Emmanuel Macron has assigned former envoy to Saudi Arabia as well as to Qatar with leading France’s own mediation in the ongoing Gulf crisis between Qatar on one side and Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates (UAE), Bahrain and Egypt on the other side. Bertrand Besancenot is set to visit the region soon to […]

September 6th, 2017 | Posted in Gulf News,Headlines,World News | Read More »

Spanish-Moroccan Antiterrorism Cooperation is Fruitful

Spanish Minister of the Interior, Juan Ignacio Zoido, paid a short visit to Rabat on Tuesday, during which he discussed with his Moroccan counterpart, Abdelaouafi Laftit, means of upgrading their already fruitful cooperation against organized crime and primarily terrorism. The two ministers hailed, at a joint press briefing, the cooperation existing between the two countries’ […]

August 30th, 2017 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Europe’s Radicalization Problem

Several media outlets in Europe continue to sow confusion and amalgams following the terrorist attacks that hit Barcelona and Cambril. The Moroccan origins of the radicalized youth involved in these attacks offered far-right journalists and anti-migrant groups a scapegoat and a lazy way to explain the attacks. By doing so, they failed to consider the […]

August 26th, 2017 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Gulf Crisis: Turkey arrests five allegedly connected with QNA hacking

Doha announced Friday that Ankara arrested five computer hackers believed involved in May hacking of Qatari news agency QNA, which sparked the diplomatic row between the tiny gas-rich country and its neighbors. “Our friends in Turkey answered us a short time ago. Five people were arrested and they are being investigated. The prosecutors in Qatar […]

August 26th, 2017 | Posted in Gulf News,Headlines | Read More »

King Mohammed VI : Morocco’s African Policy Has Had Positive Impact on Sahara Issue

Morocco’s African policy has had positive impact on the Sahara issue, said on Sunday King Mohammed VI, citing in this regard many countries’ positive stands and the resolutions adopted by the African Union. In a speech made on the occasion of the 64th anniversary of the Revolution of the King and People, (National Day marking […]

August 20th, 2017 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

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