TRIPOLI: A Libyan court passed a death sentence in absentia on Muammar Qaddafi’s most prominent son, Seif Al-Islam, on Tuesday for war crimes and acts to crush peaceful protests during the country’s 2
CAIRO: Arab League foreign ministers will meet in Cairo early next month to discuss clashes involving Israeli police at the Al-Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem, a senior Palestinian official said.
ANKARA: The US and Turkey have agreed to work together to drive Daesh militants from northern Syria, a senior US official said Monday, as Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said its military could
July 20: The Syrian conflict spreads into Turkey when an attack in mainly Kurdish town of Suruc kills 32. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks of an “act of terror.”
CAIRO: An Egyptian appeals court on Sunday halved a jail term for a female dancer convicted of inciting debauchery after she featured in a controversial music video, a court official said.
RAMALLAH : Rumblings in Ramallah in recent weeks have raised expectations that Palestinian politics is in play, with 80-year-old President Mahmoud Abbas, in power for more than a decade, facing a moun
SANAA/ADEN: Residents and Saudi media said Yemen’s Houthi militia had continued fighting across Yemen on Monday despite a cease-fire announcement by Saudi-led forces fighting to restore the elected Gu
RIYADH: The latest developments in Yemen were the focus of a telephone conversation on Sunday between Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, second deputy premier and minister of defense, and Yemen’
ANKARA: Turkey called for a Nato meeting to discuss military operations against Daesh and Kurdish separatists PKK on Sunday.
CAIRO: Rescuers recovered seven more bodies from the Nile after a party boat collided with a cargo ship earlier this week, raising the death toll to 36, Egyptian officials said Sunday.
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