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Lebanon Awaits Pompeo’s Visit, Aoun’s Moscow Trip, Arab Summit

Lebanon Awaits Pompeo’s Visit, Aoun’s Moscow Trip, Arab Summit

Lebanese officials are counting on three important events during the upcoming days: the first in Beirut on March 22, where they will meet with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, the second in Moscow during a Lebanese-Russian summit on March 26, and the Arab summit at the end of the month. Well-i

Iraq: Salih Receives Jeffrey In Sulaymaniyah

Iraq: Salih Receives Jeffrey In Sulaymaniyah

Amid conflicting stances over the nature of the US military presence in Iraq, President Barham Salih renewed his country’s keenness to expand the horizons of joint cooperation with the United States.

High Council of State Calls on Russia to Respect Arms Embargo in Libya

Head of the High Council of State Khaled al-Mishri urged on Monday Russia to respect the arms embargo imposed on Libya. His remarks, made during a visit to Moscow, were an indirect reference to Russia’s armament of the Libyan National Army (LNA), commander by Khalifa Haftar. During talks with

Egypt’s Sisi Admits to Previous Crisis in Communicating with Youths

Egypt’s Sisi Admits to Previous Crisis in Communicating with Youths

President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi admitted on Sunday to a past problem in communicating with youths in Egypt, where they represent a third of the population of the Arab world’s most populous country. Youth forums are great opportunities for the state and the youths to raise topics and discussions th

Second Israeli Dies after West Bank Attack

Second Israeli Dies after West Bank Attack

A second Israeli died on Monday from wounds he sustained during a Palestinian attack a day earlier in the occupied West Bank. Rabbi Achiad Ettinger, 47, was a father of 12 and a resident of a Jewish settlement in the West Bank.

Kuwait Inks 5 Deals to Support Development in Yemen

Kuwait Inks 5 Deals to Support Development in Yemen

The Yemeni government and Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development (KFAED) signed on Sunday five development agreements. Yemeni Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation Dr.

Tunisia’s Ghannouchi: Road to Elections Full of Landmines

Tunisia’s Ghannouchi: Road to Elections Full of Landmines

The road leading to elections in October is full of “landmines,” said head Tunisia’s Ennahda party Rashid al-Ghannouchi. “Desperate” individuals, who have no chance of winning in the upcoming presidential and parliamentary elections, want to return Tunisia to the pre-revolution phase in 2011, he

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