Category: International

Palestine-: UN’s envoy for human right in occupied territories resigns, Israel takes the blame

January 5, 2016

UN’s expert of human rights in occupied Palestinian territories has resigned Monday over Israel’s refusal to grant access to occupied areas, reports say. "The United ... Read More

International: Russia offers mediation to end KSA & Iran showdown

January 5, 2016

Russian Foreign Ministry Monday offered its mediation to help Gulf rivals Saudi Arabia and Iran end diplomatic spat caused by Riyadh’s execution of Saudi Shia ... Read More

KSA-Iran: Riyadh cuts ties with Teheran

January 4, 2016

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir Sunday announced the suspension of diplomatic ties between the two gulf regional rivals following the attack on the Saudi diplomatic ... Read More

International: 110 journalists killed around the world in 2015, 12 in Africa

December 30, 2015

110 journalists around world including 12 in Africa have been killed in 2015 whether in the course of their work, for unclear reasons or knowingly ... Read More

Africa-Benin: Premier survives helicopter crash

December 28, 2015

Benin Prime Minister Lionel Zinsou survived Saturday a helicopter crash at landing as he was to attend a traditional festival in the north-west of the ... Read More

Palestine-Greece: Abbas to receive Greek parliament support

December 21, 2015

Greek Parliament is expected Monday to recognise the Palestinian statehood in a vote said to be attended by Palestinian leader on a two-day state visit, ... Read More

KSA-Morocco: 34-strong-Saudi-led coalition to take on terrorism, Morocco key player

December 15, 2015

Saudi Arabia Monday announced creation of an Islamic coalition of made 34 countries to wage war against terrorism with Morocco emerging as regional tiger, reports ... Read More

Jordan and Tunisia discuss prospects at joint commission meeting

December 8, 2015

Tunisia’s Prime Minister Habib Essid is on a working visit to Jordan as the head of a delegation for the 8th Tunisian-Jordanian joint commission meeting. ... Read More

COP21 Summit: More than a dozen African countries pledge to restore forests

December 7, 2015

African Restoration Initiative, a coalition of African countries and donors unveiled on Sunday, an ambitious initiative on the side-lines of a crunch UN climate conference, ... Read More

US: IS celebrates San Bernardino shooting, Muslim community speaks out

December 3, 2015

The Islamic State group’s adherents Wednesday celebrated the death of 14 people in a shooting in San Bernardino, California, by three gunmen calling the suspects ... Read More