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Sudan: 8 Children Killed in Blast While Collecting Scrap Metal

Sudan: 8 Children Killed in Blast While Collecting Scrap Metal

An explosion near a military facility left eight children dead, according to Sudanese officials. The kids where looking for scrap metal to resell when the blast took place. The explosion happened Saturday in Omdurman, the twin city of the capital, Khartoum, officials stated.

Israeli Fire Kills Palestinian During Gaza Protest

Israeli Fire Kills Palestinian During Gaza Protest

A Palestinian man has succumbed to his wounds after being targeted by Israeli gunfire during protests along the perimeter fence, Gaza's Health Ministry said. The ministry says Sunday that 24-year-old Habib al-Masri was shot in the chest at protests near Beit Hanoun the previous night, the Assoc

Egypt: Court to Rule on Appeals of 20 Blacklisted Terrorists in April

The Court of Cassation in Egypt has determined the session of April 27 a date to issue ruling on appeals of 20 (including four women) over listing their names on the terrorism list.

After ISIS Defeat, SDF Urges Syria Regime to Recognize Kurdish Administration

After ISIS Defeat, SDF Urges Syria Regime to Recognize Kurdish Administration

The US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said Saturday it would continue its military and security campaigns against ISIS sleeper cells following the defeat of the terrorist organization. At a televised ceremony, its general command called on the Syrian regime, which has sworn to retake the w

West Hails ISIS Demise

West Hails ISIS Demise

Western leaders lauded on Saturday the fall of ISIS terrorist organization in Syria as “immense” and a “historic milestone.” French President Emmanuel Macron said ISIS’ defeat has removed a source of potential terror attacks against France. "A significant threat to our country" has been "elimi

Egypt’s Endowments Ministry to Combat Drug Abuse among Public Sector Employees

Egypt’s Endowments Ministry to Combat Drug Abuse among Public Sector Employees

Egypt’s Ministry of Endowments is planning to carry out a series of measures to combat drug abuse among public sector employees. The Ministry unified Friday prayer sermons at all the country’s mosques to address the dangers of drugs and addiction.

Lebanon’s Interior Ministry Rejects Nizar Zakka’s Candidacy

Lebanon’s Interior Ministry Rejects Nizar Zakka’s Candidacy

Lebanon's Interior Ministry rejected on Friday a request by Nizar Zakka, a Lebanese citizen who was detained in Iran four years ago, to run for the parliamentary by-elections in the northern city of Tripoli next month. From his cell at Evin prison in Tehran, Zakka announced his candidacy with the

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