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Egypt is backing Darfur rebels, President al-Bashir

Sudan has accused neighboring Egypt of fuelling the crisis in the Darfur region by providing support to the rebel group. President Omar al-Bashir, at a ceremony honoring retired army officers Tuesday in Khartoum, said the Sudanese forces have seized “armored vehicles and a large number of military vehicles and machinery” and that the armored vehicles […]

May 24th, 2017 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Saudi Arabia proposes OPEC output freeze extension

Reports are emerging that consultations between members of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and 11 non-members of the organization are likely to reach a deal that would extend the freeze on their output to next year. The current agreement is expected to expire in June 2017 and the meeting to extend it will […]

May 24th, 2017 | Posted in Gulf News,Headlines | Read More »

Tunisia: Alert as protester dies at peaceful demonstration

The situation in Tunisia has become fragile after a protester was ‘accidentally’ killed when a vehicle driven by members of the National Guard overran him according to the Interior and Health ministries. The incident is being described as an accident by the officials, while protesters claim the victim was deliberately crushed. The ‘accident’ occurred as […]

May 24th, 2017 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Turkey: US envoy summoned over security lapses, misconducts during Erdogan’s visit

Ankara Monday officially rebuked Washington as it summoned its ambassador for what the Turkish foreign ministry termed as “the inability of US authorities to take sufficient precautions at every stage of the official program” during the Turkish President’s visit to the White House last week. Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s May 16 visit to the white House, […]

May 23rd, 2017 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Bahrain: Diraz at the centre of security operation implementation, Interior ministry

After besieging the town of Diraz for the past couple of months, the Bahraini police began the implementation of security operation on the supporters of Ayatollah Isa Qassim. The supporters of the Shia cleric have been staging a sit-in protest in Diraz but the Interior Ministry claimed that the gathering has become “a haven for […]

May 23rd, 2017 | Posted in Gulf News,Headlines | Read More »

Iran: Rouhani hits back at Trump, pledging to continue ballistic missile enrichment

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani Monday responded to US President Donald Trump’s bash on Iran pointing out that the US will never prevent Iran from continuing its ballistic missile program. “The Iranian nation has decided to be powerful. Our missiles are for peace and for defence … American officials should know that whenever we need to […]

May 23rd, 2017 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

US-Israel bonds are unbreakable, Trump says

President Donald Trump who has been very supportive of Israel during his presidential campaign reaffirmed Monday that the ties existing between the United States and Israel are “unbreakable”. President Trump, who arrived in Israel on Monday from Saudi Arabia on his maiden foreign trip as President, said “I have come to this sacred and ancient […]

May 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Trump calls for unity among nations, faith to vanquish terrorism

US President Donald Trump Sunday called for international cooperation between America and the Muslim world in the fight against terrorism, underscoring that terrorists do not worship God but death. “I ask you to join me, to join together, to work together, and to fight together, because united we will not fail… The path to peace […]

May 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Gulf News,Headlines | Read More »

UAE: Foreign Minister slams Europe for sheltering terrorists

Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al-Nahyan, Foreign Minister of the United Arab Emirates has rebuked Europe for providing shelter for terrorists, saying that European countries including UK, Germany and Italy are doing less in the fight against terrorism than Saudi Arabia. Terrorists for the Emirati top diplomat are more vocal in those European countries than in […]

May 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Gulf News,Headlines | Read More »

UAE: Dubai police introduces first robot cop

Dubai police Sunday presented the world’s first Robocop capable of identifying crime and petty offenses. The Robocop was presented at the ongoing Gulf Information and Security Expo and Conference in Dubai. The Robocop, 170 centimetres tall and weighing 100 kilograms, is outfitted with built-in tablet device and built-in cameras. It will stream video to the […]

May 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Gulf News,Headlines | Read More »

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