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 Human Rights Minister: Morocco Made Great Strides in Ending Violations

Human Rights Minister: Morocco Made Great Strides in Ending Violations

Mustafa al-Rumaid, Moroccan acting minister of human rights, has stated that Morocco has made great strides in flagrant violations that have now become from the past.

900 Arrested in Jerusalem, One-Third of Them Are Children

900 Arrested in Jerusalem, One-Third of Them Are Children

Palestinian Prisoners Center for Studies affirmed that there has been a clear escalation in arrests by the occupation against the Palestinians in the occupied Jerusalem since the beginning of 2019 with a total of 900 cases of arrest. The Israeli authorities insisted on destroying 100 houses in th

Syria: Fierce Shelling on 81st Day of Escalation

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) said Friday that the fiercest military operation of Russia and the Syrian regime has entered its 81st day in the de-escalation zone in the western countrysides of Hama and Idlib. SOHR – headquartered in the UK – stated that the operation has proven f

Palestinians Angered with Decisions of Lebanon’s Labor Ministry

Palestinians Angered with Decisions of Lebanon’s Labor Ministry

Assurances by the Lebanese Minister of Labor, Camille Abu Sleiman, did not succeed in alleviating the anger of the Palestinian refugees, who rejected his recent decision to crackdown on foreign workers who do not hold a work permit. Calls through loudspeakers inside the camps asked for the resump

Shin Bet Arrests Network that Transfers Money from Gaza to West Bank

Shin Bet Arrests Network that Transfers Money from Gaza to West Bank

The Shin Bet (Israel Security Agency) has announced arresting a group of Palestinians who have established a network to transfer money from Hamas in Gaza to Ramallah and Qalqilya for the sake of funding acts against the Israeli army and settlers. In its statement, the Prime Minister Benjamin Neta

Lebanese Efforts Underway to Convince US against Reducing UNIFIL Funding

Lebanese Efforts Underway to Convince US against Reducing UNIFIL Funding

Lebanon’s Permanent Mission to the United Nations has intensified its efforts with permanent members of the Security Council and countries participating in the UN Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) to convince Washington to reconsider a decision to reduce its funding for the peacekeeping force. Le

UN Envoy to Yemen Voices Concern over Houthi Attacks against Saudi Arabia

UN Envoy to Yemen Voices Concern over Houthi Attacks against Saudi Arabia

United Nations envoy to Yemen Martin Griffiths expressed on Thursday his concern over attacks launched by the Iran-backed Houthi militias against civilian targets in Saudi Arabia. In a briefing to the UN Security Council, he said: “I am particularly alarmed by the continued attacks by the Houthis

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