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Hamas Ups Security Around US Field Hospital in Gaza

Hamas Ups Security Around US Field Hospital in Gaza

Hamas movement has established a new checkpoint near the US field hospital north of the Gaza Strip, which is supposed to start operating next month. Israel’s Kan channel said that Hamas has established a new checkpoint near the hospital to secure the location. The channel said the Hamas wants

Lebanon’s Rahi Demands Emergency Govt. to ‘Rescue People and Country’

Lebanon’s Rahi Demands Emergency Govt. to ‘Rescue People and Country’

Lebanese Maronite Patriarch Beshara al-Rahi held officials hindering the formation of a new government responsible for days of unrest that erupted between protesters and security forces in Beirut. During his Sunday sermon, he called on the state against undermining the popular revolt, rejecting t

MASAM Removes 4,000 Houthi Mines, Explosives in 3 Weeks

Engineering teams of the Saudi Project for Landmines Clearance in Yemen (MASAM) have removed since the beginning of Jan.

Berlin Conference on Libya: Deal to Respect Arms Embargo, Push Ceasefire

Berlin Conference on Libya: Deal to Respect Arms Embargo, Push Ceasefire

Countries with interests in Libya's war agreed Sunday to respect the arms embargo, hold off military support to the warring parties and push them to reach a full ceasefire, German and UN leaders said. The agreement came after about four hours of talks at the chancellery in Berlin.

Beirut Rocked by More Violence

Beirut Rocked by More Violence

Downtown Beirut witnessed on Sunday a second night of violence as Lebanese security forces fired water cannons and tear gas at stone-throwing protesters amid further disappointment on the failure of politicians to agree on a new government. Sunday's confrontation escalated near parliament a day a

Yemen’s President Tells Army to be on Alert

Yemen’s President Tells Army to be on Alert

Yemeni President Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi told the military on Sunday it needed to be on alert and ready for battle after a deadly attack a day earlier by the Iran-backed Houth militias on a military training camp in the city of Marib . The attack targeted a mosque in the camp as people gathered for

‘UNRWA’ Warns of Israel's Attempt to Force it Out of Jerusalem

‘UNRWA’ Warns of Israel's Attempt to Force it Out of Jerusalem

The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) has warned of the Israeli occupation attempts to force the agency out of occupied Jerusalem. UNRWA spokesman Sami Mshasha stated that these attempts haven’t stopped.

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