Mon, 29 Nov 2021

US is looking for war in Belarus Lukashenko

Washington is using the migrant crisis to stage a conflict with Belarus, the country's embattled leader Alexander Lukashenko has declared, ...

Over 50 terrorist groups recruiting, using children for terrorism, despite war crime: Report

Washington [US], November 27 (ANI): As the exploitation of youth by armed groups remains extensive in countries affected by violent ...

Iraqi Kurds Cite Work, Graft as Reasons that Belarus Beckons

DOHUK, IRAQ - The smuggler had said the car would come in 10 minutes, but Zaid Ramadan had been waiting ...

Iraqi airways' another flight with migrants leaves Minsk for Erbil

Baghdad [Iraq], November 27 (ANI/Sputnik): Another plane of the Iraqi Airways airline with Iraqi migrants on board has left the ...

How the COVID pandemic changed digital journalism

In the last decade, smartphones and mobile technology have altered newsrooms, transforming news gathering, live broadcasting and content distribution. Trained ...

Some 1,000 refugees in Belarus ready to return to Iraq

Minsk [Belarus], November 26 (ANI/Xinhua): Roughly 1,000 Iraqi refugees in Belarus have expressed their readiness to return home, and a ...

US looking for war in Belarus Lukashenko

Washington is using the migrant crisis to stage a conflict with Belarus, the country's embattled leader Alexander Lukashenko has declared, ...

Furious France Scraps UK Migrants Meeting After Johnson Letter

PARIS - France on Friday scrapped planned talks with the UK about migrant crossings in anger at a letter by ...

Around 600 Iraqis Return Home From Belarus

Around 600 Iraqis stranded for weeks on the Belarus-Poland border have returned home, local media report.Hundreds of Iraqis, most of ...

Around 600 Iraqis To Return Home From Belarus

Around 600 Iraqis stranded for weeks on the Belarus-Poland border are expected to return home on November 26, the Iraqi ...

France Calls for European Aid After 27 Migrants Die at Sea

CALAIS, FRANCE - France and Britain appealed Thursday for European assistance, promised stepped-up efforts to combat people-smuggling networks, and traded ...

Reporter's Notebook: Islamic State Murders in Syria's al-Hol Camp

AL-HOL AND AL-ROJ, SYRIA - Most of the women we meet in al-Hol camp, a detention center in northeastern Syria, ...

Caitlin Johnstone: Nuclear war is getting increasingly likely

A provocative US threatens to move nukes to Poland, ignores Moscow's 'red lines', and stokes its cold war rhetoric against ...

Imprisoned Assange could get married by New Year

Julian Assange and his fiancee Stella Moris have formally registered their intention to get married in maximum security Belmarsh prison, ...

USAID Says Wheat Seeds Sent to Northeast Syria Meet High Standards'

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) says the wheat seeds it recently provided to farmers in northeast ...

Over 1,000 migrants expressed desire to return from Belarus to Iraq

Minsk [Belarus], November 25 (ANI/Sputnik): More than a thousand migrants have expressed a desire to return from Belarus to Iraq, ...

Biden's Summit for Democracy snubs major international players

President Joe Biden has sparked international outrage by snubbing multiple major countries at an upcoming ?Summit for Democracy?, as he ...

UK deceit in hostage situation acknowledged after 3 decades

The British government failed to tip British Airways about the ongoing Iraqi invasion of Kuwait, leading to one of its ...

India will be close partner of new govt in Iraq to achieve economic recovery, stability: Secy Bhattacharyya

New York [US], November 24 (ANI): Strongly condemning the assassination attempt on Iraqi Prime Minister, India on Tuesday (local time) ...

Uzbek Authorities Detain Alleged Members Of Banned Islamic Group

TASHKENT -- Uzbekistan's State Security Service (DXX) and its Interior Ministry have detained a group of alleged members of a ...

Federal Public Prosecution orders detention of media professional, release of others for crimes during UAE, Iraq match

ABU DHABI, 22nd October, 2021 (WAM) -- The Public Federal Prosecution for Cybersecurity Crimes has ordered the detention of a ...

Worldwide coronavirus cases cross 241.58 million

LONDON, 20th October, 2021 (WAM/Reuters) -- More than 241.58 million people have been reported to be infected by the novel ...

Migrants at Belarus border camp say they refuse to return home

During a visit to the Belarus-Poland border on Friday, Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko told migrants that his government could help ...

Iran, Turkey Urge Joint Action against Daesh, PKK

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The presidents of Iran and Turkey weighed plans for concerted action by the two neighbors against terrorist ...

Iraq FA Parts Company with Dick Advocaat

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The Iraqi Football Federation announced the departure of head coach Dick Advocaat following the national team's recent ...

Jordan, Egypt agree to double electricity interconnection capacity

AMMAN, Nov. 28 (Xinhua) -- Jordan and Egypt on Sunday announced an agreement to increase electricity capacity between the two ...

Xinhua world news summary at 1600 GMT, Nov. 28

THE HAGUE -- The Dutch health authority said Sunday that it has found 13 cases of the new Omicron coronavirus ...

5 Kurdish security members killed in IS attack in Iraq

BAGHDAD, Nov. 28 (Xinhua) -- Five Kurdish security members, known as Peshmerga, were killed in an overnight attack by the ...

Biden's China strategy stirs concern at home and abroad: Business Insider

NEW YORK, Nov. 26 (Xinhua) -- The foreign-policy strategy by U.S. President Joe Biden's administration, which prioritizes contest with China, ...

Iraq says 617 stranded migrants evacuated from Belarus

BAGHDAD, Nov. 25 (Xinhua) -- The Iraqi Foreign Ministry said Thursday that it has evacuated 617 migrants stranded in Belarus, ...

Feature: Iraqi artist uses woodcarving to protect cultural heritage

BAGHDAD, Nov. 24 (Xinhua) -- An Iraqi artist uses wood to depict Baghdad's historic buildings and landmarks, in order to ...

Iraq says foreign forces to leave in 15 days

BAGHDAD, Nov. 24 (Xinhua) -- Iraqi Joint Operations Command (JOC) said on Wednesday that foreign combat forces will leave Iraq ...

Chinese envoy calls on Iraqi factions to work toward gov't formation

UNITED NATIONS, Nov. 23 (Xinhua) -- A Chinese envoy on Tuesday called on all Iraqi factions to address their disputes ...

UN envoy warns of precarious post-electoral situation in Iraq

UNITED NATIONS, Nov. 23 (Xinhua) -- The top UN envoy for Iraq, Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert, on Tuesday warned of a precarious ...

Former US secretary of state Colin Powell dies of COVID complications

WASHINGTON D.C., 18th October, 2021 (WAM) -- Former US Secretary of State Colin Powell has died aged 84 of COVID-19 ...

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Solar energy-water deal between Israel, Jordan called 'significant'

DUBAI, UAE: Israel and Jordan have signed what is being labeled a most significant cooperation agreement to construct a major ...

FNC Parliamentary Division participates in 208th session of IPU's Governing Council in Madrid

FNC Parliamentary Division participates in 208th session of IPU's Governing Council in Madrid MADRID, 28th November, 2021 (WAM) -- A ...

17,208 doses of COVID-19 vaccine administered in past 24 hours: MoHAP

ABU DHABI, 28th November, 2021 (WAM) -- The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) has announced that 17,208 doses of ...

Paramjeet Kumar becomes first Indian para powerlifter to win medal at World C'ships

Tbilisi [Georgia], November 28 (ANI): Paramjeet Kumar on Sunday became the first powerlifter from India to clinch a medal in ...

UAE announces 60 new COVID-19 cases, 79 recoveries, 1 death in last 24 hours

ABU DHABI, 28th November, 2021 (WAM) -- The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) announced that it conducted 284,985 additional ...

Research discovers COVID infection risk rises after second vaccine dose

London [UK], November 28 (ANI): A new research has discovered a gradual increase in the risk of COVID-19 infection from ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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