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Iran supplied Houthi-launched missile intercepted near Riyadh airport, US

The United States Thursday said it has clear evidences that the ballistic missile launched by Yemen Houthi rebels early November was supplied by Iran. US envoy to the UN, Nikki Haley told media that the US has evidences that Iran supplies Yemen Houthi rebels with weapons that enabled them to launch missiles into Saudi Arabia […]

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

Syria-Lebanon: Jussihey border crossing reopens

Syrian and Lebanese authorities officially re-opened Thursday one of the five border crossings between the two countries closed in 2012 after Syrian and Lebanese forces launched assaults against terrorists who established bases near the Syrian border. The re-opening was marked on both sides of the border known as Jussiyeh in Syria and al-Qaa in Lebanon. […]

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

Iraqi Authorities Execute 38 people on Terrorism charges

Iraqi authorities carried out capital punishment against 38 people who were convicted of “terrorist acts.” The suspects were IS members in the Nasiriyah town, which has been recently liberated along with other areas in southern and western Iraq. Tens of thousands of people are currently being held in Iraqi jails accused of affiliations with the […]

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

Muslim Leaders Declare Eastern Jerusalem as Capital of Palestinian State

The member countries of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) gathered Wednesday in Istanbul declared Eastern Jerusalem as the capital of the future Palestinian state and called on the world to do the same to respond to the US President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. The OIC meeting, dubbed “Freedom […]

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

Saudi Arabia to Offer $100 mln, UAE $30 mln in Support of Sahel counter-terrorism Force

Gulf states, Saudi Arabia and the UAE have pledged $100 million and $30 million respectively in support of the special counter-terrorism force deployed by five African countries- Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Mauritania and Niger (known as G5-Sahel). The announcement was made by French President Emmanuel Macron at a meeting held in Paris Wednesday to drum […]

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

Lebanon: US pledges $120-million military aid to support border surveillance

The United State announced Wednesday a new assistance package in forms of military support to help Lebanon better secure its borders and tackle terrorism. The assistance announced to Prime Minister Saad Hariri is estimated at $120 million and will include six MD 530G light attack helicopters, six Scan Eagle drones and communication and night vision […]

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

UAE: Tourists get sneak peek at Dubai $270-million Safari

Dubai authorities made a soft launch of the local Safari built for a total investment of $270 million and with the aim of giving to residents and visitors sheer experience of wildlife. The new park, is beyond just a park, noted Hussain Nasser Lootah, director general of Dubai Municipality. “Our vision for this project, which […]

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

Algeria launches Chinese-made Telecom Satellite into Orbit

A Chinese-built telecom satellite for Algeria was launched into orbit with the aim of providing television broadcasts, broadband Internet, E-learning and education and emergency communications services. Launched aboard a Long March 3B rocket, heading toward a perch more than 22,000 miles over the equator, the satellite will be controlled from operations centers in Medea and […]

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

Moroccan King’s Participation in One Planet Summit, a Token of his Commitment to Climate Agenda

King Mohammed VI, accompanied by Crown Prince Moulay El Hassan, took part in the One Planet Summit held Tuesday in Paris, evidencing thus his own commitment and that of Morocco to protect the environment and fulfill the global climate agenda His presence in the Summit and his unflinching commitment to the African continent development were […]

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

Moroccan MPs Slam Trump’s Al-Quds Move

Moroccan MPs condemned Washington’s decision to move its embassy to occupied Al-Quds, saying it violates international law and undermines peace process between Palestinians and Israelis. In a joint session held Monday by the two houses of the Parliament, in presence of Head of Govt Saad Eddine El Othmani and Palestinian ambassador to Morocco Jamal Choubki, […]

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