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UAE condemns Houthi attack on Saudi gas facility

  • UAE: Terrorist act aims at destabilizing security and stability
  • Houthis claim responsibility for the attack on the plant
By Arab News ·


Daesh claims bombing at Kabul wedding that killed 63

  • At least 182 civilians have been wounded in the attack
  • The Taliban have condemned the attack and denied any involvement
By AP ·


Gibraltar says unable to meet US request to seize Iranian tanker now called ‘Adrian Darya-1’

  • British Royal Marines seized the vessel in Gibraltar in July on suspicion that it was carrying oil to Syria
  • Gibraltar lifted a detention order on the vessel on Thursday but its fate was further complicated by the US
By Reuters ·


Libyan navy says more than 300 migrants rescued

  • 128 Sudanese were in the boats, in addition to migrants from Chad, Egypt, Niger, Benin and Eritrea
  • It came days after Libyan navy patrols “rescued 278 migrants on board four inflatable boats
By AFP ·


UK’s Johnson to visit European capitals seeking Brexit breakthrough

  • Johnson will travel for talks with German Chancellor Merkel and French President Macron
  • Johnson is expected to push for the EU to reopen negotiations over the terms of Brexit
By AFP ·


Africa development bank says risks to continent’s growth ‘increasing by the day’

  • The trade dispute between US and China has roiled global markets and unnerved investors
  • African nations need to boost trade with each other to cushion the impact of external shocks
By Reuters ·