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Greece: Dozens Still Missing After Migrant Boat Sinks

ATHENS - Greek authorities say a search and rescue operation is ongoing for a second day for dozens of migrants ...

Infamous IS terror suspect arrested media

The 38-year-old British national is accused of belonging to a brutal Islamic State cell nicknamed ?the Beatles?A British man alleged ...

British IS 'Beatle' Suspect Arrested on Return to UK, Media Says

London - A British man accused of being part of an Islamic State (IS) kidnap-and-murder cell known as the 'Beatles' ...

Biden signs Bill to expand health benefits for veterans exposed to toxic burn pits

Washington [US], August 11 (ANI): US President Joe Biden on Wednesday signed into law a bill which expands the medical ...

Iraq: Al-Sadr calls on judiciary to dissolve Parliament by next week

Baghdad [Iraq], August 11 (ANI): Influential Shia leader Muqtada al-Sadr on Wednesday called on the Iraqi judiciary to dissolve the ...

Dozens missing after migrant boat sinks in Aegean Sea UNHCR

Dozens of people are said to be missing after a boat of migrants and refugees sank in the Aegean Sea ...

Pakistani Army says it killed two militants near Dera Ismail Khan

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa [Pakistan], August 10 (ANI): Pakistan's military media affairs wing on Wednesday said that two terrorists were killed during ...

US Unveils $89 Million Package to Help Ukraine Clear Russian Mines

Washington - The United States says it will provide $89 million to help clear land mines, improvised explosive devices and ...

Pakistan: Unidentified gunmen kill 2 in Quetta

Quetta [Pakistan], August 9 (ANI): Unidentified gunmen killed two people and injured four others in firing in the Pashtunabad area ...

Who Is Daria Aslamova, The Russian Journalist Expelled From Kosovo?

PRISTINA -- Daria Aslamova and her employer, the pro-Kremlin tabloid Komsomolskaya Pravda, claim the 52-year-old reporter was hoping to travel ...

Massive demonstrations erupt in Iraq against Chinese Oil company

Baghdad, Iraq August 9 (ANI): Iraq's law enforcement forces fired live bullets to disperse a demonstration near the headquarters of ...

Four Pakistani army soldiers killed in convoy attack in North Waziristan

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa [Pakistan], August 9 (ANI): Four Pakistani army soldiers were killed in a suicide blast at a military convoy ...

ILO calls for adequate workers conditions during extreme heat in Iraq

The UN labour agency, ILO, says it is becoming increasingly concerned about working conditions in Iraq, where temperatures have soared ...

Iraq Sentences 4 to Life Over January Attack on Baghdad Airport

Baghdad - An Iraqi court Sunday sentenced four people to life in prison over an attack on Baghdad airport early ...

70% of Western weapons sent to Ukraine dont reach troops CBS

Report suggests US appears to be repeating the mistakes of Afghanistan, Iraq, and SyriaWith the US and its allies pledging ...

Around 30% of Western weapons make it to Ukrainian troops media

The US appears to be repeating the mistakes of Afghanistan, Iraq, and SyriaWith the US and its allies pledging unprecedented ...

UAE strongly condemns attack on Dohuk in Iraq

ABU DHABI, 22nd July, 2022 (WAM) -- The UAE strongly condemned the attack that targeted a tourist area in the ...

UAE condemns attack on Iraqi city of Erbil with booby-trapped drone

ABU DHABI, 13th June, 2022 (WAM) -- The UAE has strongly condemned the attack targeting the city of Erbil in ...

Arms trafficking in Ukraine will feed violence in criminal networks in European Union: EU Commissioner

Brussels [Belgium], July 17 (ANI): In the wake of rising arms smuggling in Ukraine amid its ongoing conflict with Russia, ...

US security assistance to Ukraine raises alarm about arms smuggling in illicit markets

Washington [US], July 17 (ANI): Amid the ongoing invasion of Ukraine by Russia, Washington's heavy outpour of missiles, rockets, and ...

Iranians Mark Tasua, Commemorate Imam Hussein (AS)

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Millions of Shiite Muslims in Iran commemorated Tasua on Sunday, the ninth day of the lunar month ...

Xinhua Middle East news summary at 2200 GMT, Aug. 10

DAMASCUS -- Abu Salem al-Iraqi, a senior Islamic State (IS) leader in southern Syria, blew himself up during a Syrian ...

Iraqi Shiite cleric urges judiciary to dissolve parliament

BAGHDAD, Aug. 10 (Xinhua) -- Iraqi powerful Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr on Wednesday called on the country's judiciary to dissolve ...

Taiwan is part of China: British musician

NEW YORK, Aug. 9 (Xinhua) -- The fact that Taiwan is part of China has been absolutely accepted by the ...

U.S. massacres civilians in wars in the Middle East: report

BEIJING, Aug. 9 (Xinhua) -- The United States has committed crimes by launching wars in the Middle East and surrounding ...

70% of Western weapons sent to Ukraine dont reach troops - CBS

Report suggests US appears to be repeating the mistakes of Afghanistan, Iraq, and SyriaWith the US and its allies pledging ...

UAE strongly condemns terrorist attack on Iraqi police station

ABU DHABI, 21st July, 2022 (WAM) -- The UAE strongly condemned a terrorist attack that targeted a Federal Police station ...

Iraq confirms 52 new Cholera cases

BAGHDAD, 16th July, 2022 (WAM) -- Iraq's Ministry of Health has announced the detection of 52 new cases of cholera, ...

UAE President receives Iraqi Prime Minister on sidelines of Jeddah Security and Development Summit

JEDDAH, 16th July, 2022 (WAM) -- President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan today received Dr. Mustafa Al ...

OPEC Secretary-General Mohammad Barkindo passes away

VIENNA, 6th July, 2022 (WAM) -- OPEC Secretary-General, Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, passed away yesterday in his home country Nigeria. "He ...

Iraq achieves more than $11 billion revenues from oil sales in May

BAGHDAD, 2nd July, 2022 (WAM) --The Iraqi Ministry of Oil announced Wednesday that the revenues achieved during the month of ...

Saudi Crown Prince, Iraqi Prime Minister discuss bilateral relations

JEDDAH, 26th June, 2022 (WAM) -- His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince, Deputy ...

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Saudi Arabia, UAE guarantee 4bn dollar loan to Pakistan to get IMF tranche

ABU DHABI, UAE - The UAE plans to invest $1 billion in Pakistani companies across multiple sectors, according to the ...

After series of assassinations, Israel says it has eliminated all IJ leaders

Israel has launched an unprovoked war against the Palestinian resistance group Islamic Jihad. The Israeli army assassinated a high-ranking commander ...

President of Ghana receives UAE Charge d'Affairs

ACCRA, 11th August, 2022 (WAM) -- Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, President of the Republic of Ghana, received Amer Al Alawi, ...

Mohammed bin Rashid appoints Theyab bin Mohamed bin Zayed as President of Arab Youth Centre

DUBAI, 11th August, 2022 (WAM) -- His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler ...

UAE ambassador meets Kuwaiti Minister of Commerce and Industry

ABU DHABI, 11th August, 2022 (WAM) -- Dr. Matar Hamed Al Neyadi, UAE Ambassador to the State of Kuwait, met ...

New generation UAE passports to be issued from Sept 1

ABU DHABI, 11th August, 2022 (WAM) -- A new generation of the Emirati passports will be issued from 1st of ...

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