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Sahara: Morocco Can Count on France which sees it as Reliable Strategic Partner – French MP

Concerning the Sahara issue, Morocco can count on France, which sees the Kingdom as a reliable strategic partner, said Bruno Fuchs, MoDem Deputy (Presidential Majority). There is no doubt that “the Sahara conflict has lasted long enough and it must be ended”. It is also certain that the U.S. position to recognize Morocco’s sovereignty over […]

January 15th, 2021 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Moroccan Sahara: Autonomy Proposal, Most Realistic Solution, Germany’s Ambassador to Morocco

The autonomy proposal presented by Morocco remains the “most realistic solution” to the dispute over the Moroccan Sahara, according to Götz Schmidt-Bremme, Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany in Rabat. It is “difficult to find a more realistic and reliable solution” to the regional dispute over the Sahara than the autonomy proposal presented by […]

January 14th, 2021 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Turkish official in Eastern Libya for talks

A senior Turkish security official was in Tobruk, eastern Libya, to meet House of Representatives’ Speaker Aqila Saleh, French media Mondafrique reports. The Turkish official not named by the media, reportedly met Saleh, the political top figure of the eastern Libyan administration opposed to the Government National Accord (GNA). Saleh is a staunch proponent of […]

January 14th, 2021 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Ethiopia: Nearly 80 people killed in the province of Benishangul-Gumuz

A new attack in the western province of Benishangul-Gumuz killed nearly 80 people. The Ethiopian Human Rights Commission, an independent body attached to the Ethiopian parliament, issued the alert. The incident took place at dawn, in the locality of Daletti, towards Metekel. “The victims are between 2 and 45 years old. We are still trying […]

January 14th, 2021 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Tunisia imposes four-day nationwide lockdown from Thursday to curb Covid-19 propagation

Tunisia Tuesday announced a four-day general lockdown starting from Thursday as authorities move to curb alarming covid-19 contaminations. The measure includes a nationwide curfew from 4pm to 6am, suspension of school classes until January 24, ban on all cultural events. Restaurants and cafes ordered not to provide seats for their clients. The move comes a […]

January 13th, 2021 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Former head of Egyptian Supreme Constitutional Court elected as new Parliament Speaker

The Egyptian parliament Tuesday elected former Chief Justice of the Supreme Constitutional Court (SCC) Chancellor Hanafy Ali El Gebali as its new speaker close to President Abdelfattah al-Sisi. 71-year old Gebali obtained 508 votes out of 576 to beat his rivals; Mohamed Salah Abu Hemela, Ahmed Abdel-Hakim Youssef, and Mohamed Madina. The vote came during […]

January 13th, 2021 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Jordanian man gets death sentence by hanging in connection with 2019 stabbing attack

A court in Jordan Tuesday handed death sentence to a man who stabbed to death eight people including four foreigners in 2019 at an ancient tourist site in the kingdom, The New Arab reports. Mustafa Abu Ruwais, 24, is sentenced to death by hanging for the terrorist knife attack on tourists according to the court […]

January 13th, 2021 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Morocco, USA voice shared resolve to boost their military cooperation

Morocco and the USA have expressed this Tuesday in Rabat their shared resolve to boost their longstanding military cooperation in the same spirit of friendship, mutual understanding and shared trust biding the two states.   This came during the 11th session of the Morocco-US Defense Consultative Committee (DCC) convened at the headquarters of the National […]

January 12th, 2021 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

UAE poised to thaw ties with Turkey

The United Arab Emirates Sunday indicated that it was willing to normalize ties with Turkey only on condition that it stops supporting outlawed Muslim Brotherhood.     State minister for Foreign affairs Anwar Gargash made the announcement during an interview with UAE-based Sky News.     “What we want to tell Turkey is, we want […]

January 11th, 2021 | Posted in Gulf News,Headlines,World News | Read More »

Qatari Diar to resume work at mega Citygate project in Egypt as Gulf crisis ends

Qatari real estate company Diar will resume work at its New Cairo’s CityGate project after getting the approval from the New Urban Communities Authority, as the crisis between Doha and Cairo is over. Diar inaugurated last week its luxury Regis Cairo Hotel in Cairo suspended for several years owing to the diplomatic crisis that erupted […]

January 11th, 2021 | Posted in Gulf News,Headlines,World News | Read More »