In this Sept. 22, 2013 photo, Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, center, arrives to hold a press conference in Khartoum, Sudan. (AP)
SANAA: Yemen’s security officials say the leader of the country’s Socialist Party has escaped an assassination attempt, the third on him in recent months.
CAIRO: Egypt said Sunday it has recovered a statue of pharaoh Tutankhamun’s sister looted from the southern Mallawi museum during riots by supporters of ousted President Muhammad Mursi.
AMMAN: A Jordanian military court will start on Tuesday to hear the trial of a radical preacher deported from Britain to face terrorism charges at home, a court official said.
CAIRO: An Egyptian court acquitted 155 people arrested during deadly clashes in the capital between protesters and police in October, state media reported Sunday.
KHARTOUM: Sudan's ruling party appointed Sunday one of President Omar Al-Bashir's closest confidantes to be his new vice president as part of a leadership shakeup in the country, a top party leader sa
MANAMA: Gulf Arab states must have a seat at nuclear talks between world powers and neighboring Iran because of their own stake in regional stability, Qatar’s foreign minister said on Saturda
ALEXANDRIA: Fourteen women jailed for 11 years for demonstrating in Egypt will be released after a court slashed their sentences in a case that had outraged opposition groups and human rights campaign
TEHRAN: Iran’s president defended an interim nuclear deal that eases some of the international community’s crippling economic sanctions in return for a freeze on part of the Islamic Rep
DAMASCUS: At least 40 bodies of men, women and children were discovered on Saturday in the Syrian town of Al-Nabk, a Damascus suburb, in an apparent new massacre, the Syrian Revolutionary Council r
BEIRUT: A group of nuns who went missing in Syria after fighters captured a Christian village this week have appeared in a video, saying they are in good health and denying that they had been kidnappe
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