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Daily Archives: March 8, 2016

Lebanon forces fully ready to counter all threats: Army

The Lebanese army says it is fully prepared to repel all types of threats amid Saudi Arabia’s growing pressure and reports of an Israeli plan for a new war on the Arab country. “The army is today stronger than at any time before. Security on the border [with Syria] and ...

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Israeli forces fatally shoot Palestinian woman in al-Quds

Israeli forces have shot and killed a Palestinian woman in the Israeli-occupied Old City of al-Quds (Jerusalem) over an alleged stabbing attack. Israeli media claimed the woman, in her fifties, was attempting to stab Israeli forces near Damascus Gate, a main entrance to al-Quds, on Tuesday. Fierce clashes erupted between ...

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Rihanna, Beyonce rule women on Spotify

NEW YORK (AFP) – Beyonce sang that girls “run the world” but she is not alone in ruling Spotify, where Rihanna is giving her a strong challenge. The leading streaming service released a list of the most popular female artists for International Women’s Day and found that Rihanna was the ...

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Egypt fileds Mubarak’s foreign minister for Arab League

Egypt has proposed the last foreign minister under the country’s ousted President Hosni Mubarak as a nominee to head the Arab League. “The Arab League has been officially notified by Egypt that its candidate for the post of secretary general is foreign minister Ahmed Abul Gheit,” Ahmed Ben Helli, the deputy ...

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Netanyahu praises GCC blacklisting of Hezbollah

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has praised a decision by Persian Gulf Arab states to blacklist Lebanon’s Hezbollah resistance movement. Netanyahu said on Monday the Persian Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)’s designation was an “important” and “even amazing” development. Last week, Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates branded Hezbollah as ...

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Houthis, Saudi Arabia involved in negotiations: Report

A London-based newspaper says Saudi Arabia has held direct secret talks with Yemen’s Houthis and agreed to more negotiations in the Jordanian capital. The Rai al-Youm newspaper, edited by prominent Palestinian journalist Abdul Bari Atwan, said on Tuesday that the two sides may hold their next negotiations in a week. According to the paper, UN ...

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Turkey takes over opposition news agency

Turkish authorities have seized control of Cihan News Agency and intend to appoint a court-picked administrator as head of the Istanbul-based outlet in yet another repressive measure against opposition media. The agency reported on its website on Monday that the operation had been carried out on the orders of a ...

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