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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 »

Jerusalem: Al Qaeda chief calls for attacks against US over Embassy move

The Egyptian leader of Al Qaeda terror group has called on followers to wage Jihad against the United States over President Donald Trump’s decision to transfer the US embassy to the disputed city of Jerusalem; a move, which, he argued, has killed Palestinians’ last hope of negotiations. Ayman al-Zawahiri who replaced the group’s founder Osama […]

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

Nuclear Deal: Germany admits difficulty in protecting its companies against fallout of US sanctions on Iran

Berlin Sunday pointed out it would be tough for the European Union powerhouse to protect its companies doing business with Iran against any fallout of the US sanctions on the Islamic Republic. President Donald Trump withdrew the US out of the nuclear pact signed in 2015 between Iran, World powers and Germany and announced his […]

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

Tunisia: Likely  first female mayor proposed cabinet position if she abandons mayoral bid

Souad Abderrahim, the likely future Mayor of Tunis has rejected proposals offering her a ministerial portfolio if she abandons her plans to become the Tunisian capital’s first female Mayor. Souad Abderrahim from the Islamist party Ennahdha is leading the mayoral race in Tunis after her party won 21 council seats, beating Nidaa Tounes of President […]

May 13th, 2018 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Kuwait/Philippines: Manila poised to lift ban on workers’ deployment

Foreign Minister of Philippines Friday said he would advise the President to lift “immediately” the February ban on the deployment of Filipinos as domestic workers in Kuwait as the two countries inked new regulations to govern these workers’ recruitment. Alan Peter Cayetano and his Kuwaiti counterpart, Sheikh Sabah al-Khaled al-Sabah, told the media that an […]

May 12th, 2018 | Posted in Gulf News,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 »

Syria/Israel: Tehran believes Israeli air strikes aimed at supporting terrorists, rebels

Iran Friday has slammed the international community’s silence on Israel’s repeated air strikes in Syrian arguing the Jewish state uses the air strikes to support rebels and terrorists losing ground to President Bashar al-Assad. Israel early Thursday conducted what it called ‘Operation House of Cards’ against allegedly Iranian military infrastructures in Syria. Dozen missiles were […]

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

Gulf Crisis: US rap legend Ice Cube accuses Qatar of bribery attempt

US rap legend Ice Cube and business partner Jeff Kwatinetz, both co-founders of Big3 Basketball League, have accused Qatar of bribing attempt so that the pair helps the Gulf country get Steve Bannon, former adviser to President Donald Trump and other politicians in Washington on its side in the ongoing blockade imposed on the Emirate […]

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

Israel claims destruction of most Iranian military positions in Syria

Israel Thursday claimed it turned to ashes most Iran’s military infrastructure sites in Syria and promised greater military response if the Islamic Republic increases its attacks on the Jewish state. Israel response came after Israel defense forces said that Iran launched a barrage of rockets against Israeli military positions on the Golan Heights, near the […]

May 10th, 2018 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Jerusalem: European powerhouses to boycott US embassy relocation ceremony

France, the United Kingdom (UK), Germany and several other European countries are predicted to shun Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s invitation to attend a ceremony marking the relocation of the US embassy from Tel Aviv to the disputed city of Jerusalem. US President Donald Trump unilaterally declared Jerusalem as Israel’s capital despite international consensus to leave […]

May 10th, 2018 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »