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Gulf Crisis: Algerian lawmakers form committee to support Qatar

A group of Algerian lawmakers has formed a parliamentary committee to denounce the blockade and media propaganda against Qatar, which, they say, pays the price of its support for the Palestinian cause. The lawmakers, 31 in number, reject the air and sea blockades imposed on Qatar by its neighbors as “unjust”. The committee criticized the […]

June 17th, 2017 | Posted in Gulf News,Headlines,World News | Read More »

Turkey-US: Ankara protest over arrest warrants against Erdogan’s security detail, US envoy summoned

The Turkish foreign ministry summoned Thursday US ambassador to Ankara to reject the arrest warrants issued by US authorities against Turkish President’s security personnel after some of the bodyguards allegedly beat up anti-Ankara protesters during Erdogan’s May visit to Washington. Ambassador John Bass was notified about Ankara’s utter disagreement with the decision, which it said […]

June 16th, 2017 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Syria: Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi killed, Russian military

Russia announced on Friday that it has killed the leader of the Islamic State, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, in an airstrike on May 28 on the southern outskirts of Raqqa. The city is ISIS de-facto capital in Syria. The statement released by the Russian military added that other militant leaders such as Abu al-Khadji al-Mysri, Ibrahim […]

June 16th, 2017 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Egypt: Parliament hands Tiran, Sanafir to KSA

The Egyptian parliament has approved the transfer of the islands of Tiran and Sanafir to Saudi Arabia after its endorsement by the legislative and constitutional affairs committee on Tuesday and by the national security and defense committee on Wednesday. The controversial agreement described by the opposition as a sale of Egyptian territory to Saudi Arabia […]

June 15th, 2017 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Gulf Crisis Discussed at Moroccan-French Summit in Rabat

King Mohammed VI and French President Emmanuel Macron, who started a friendship and working visit to Morocco Wednesday (June 14), examined the ongoing Gulf crisis at the meeting they held shortly after the French President’s arrival in Rabat. It was natural that the talks covered the Gulf crisis as both leaders hope to unite their […]

June 15th, 2017 | Posted in Gulf News,Headlines,World News | Read More »

Palestine: Cairo set up conditions to supply Gaza with power

Egypt has sent a list of demands to Hamas, including the handover of 17 terrorists to Cairo, should the North African country supply electricity to the Strip facing shortage of power from Israel, reports say. Hamas-ruled Gaza has seen Israel reducing its power supply to 125 megawatts, accounting for 30 per cent of Gaza demand, […]

June 14th, 2017 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Gulf Crisis: Moroccan Royal Envoy Tours Gulf Countries

Minister of Foreign Affairs Nasser Bourita was received, as special envoy of King Mohammed VI, by King Salman Bin Abdelaziz on Tuesday (June 13th) in Jeddah. The Moroccan official who was in Jeddah part of a Gulf tour conveyed to the Saudi Monarch a verbal message from King Mohammed VI. Before Saudi Arabia, the Royal […]

June 14th, 2017 | Posted in Gulf News,Headlines,World News | Read More »

Iraq: Around 800 people poisoned at refugee camp

Iraq’s Health Minister and the UN refugee agency have confirmed that there was a mass food poisoning at the Hasansham U2 camp, located between Mosul and Irbil, and at least one person has died. Health Minister Adila Hamoud said the meal that was served as Iftar affected around 800 people, with at least 300 in […]

June 13th, 2017 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Iran: National soccer team qualifies for Russia 2018 World Cup

Iran Monday became the third nation to book its spot in 2018 Soccer World Cup to take place in Russia after they beat Uzbekistan in Asian qualifiers. Iran joins host Russia and five-time champions Brazil after securing a 2-0 win over Uzbekistan Monday at the Azadi Stadium in Tehran. Iran won six matches out of […]

June 13th, 2017 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Iran: U.S. government responsible for regional destabilization, Ayatollah Khamenei

Iran’s Supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has accused the U.S. of destabilizing the Middle East by providing support to extremist groups active in the region. In one of his latest tweets on Monday, the Supreme leader claimed that the “U.S. president accuses Iran of terrorism, while terrorism in this region has American roots.” In a […]

June 13th, 2017 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

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