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 2017-04-24 17:07 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Sweden arrests another suspect over Stockholm attack... +

Sweden has arrested a second suspect over the deadly Stockholm truck attack, prosecutors said Monday...

 2017-04-24 17:02 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Karaftu: One the Important Caves of Iran... +

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Karaftu is one of the biggest natural caves of Iran, which has undergone changes due to the hundreds of years of human habitation in the region....

 2017-04-24 16:59 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Pedestrian dies of injuries from Netanya accident... +
 2017-04-24 16:56 

Press TV

Russia 'respects' French vote, denies favoring any candidate... +

The Kremlin says it respects the result of the first round of the French presidential election....

 2017-04-24 16:55 

Ynetnews

German Vice Chancellor commemorates Holocaust Memorial Day... +

German Minister for Foreign Affairs and Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel, who arrived in Israel on Monday, said: "to commemorate the Holocaust Memorial Day, I remind Germany's historic responsibility for the Holocaust and the crimes of the Second Wo...

 2017-04-24 16:52 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Migrant boat sinks off Greece's Lesbos, five dead: Athens News Agency... +

A boat carrying an unknown number of refugees and migrants sank off Greece's Lesbos island early on Monday and five bodies have been recovered on a shore north of the island, the Athens News Agency reported...

 2017-04-24 16:51 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

German reporters ask: Can Israel ever put the past behind?... +

Speaker of the Knesset Yuli Edelstein describes Israeli relations with Germany in light of its role in the Holocaust....

 2017-04-24 16:49 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

'This one picture shows our strength' ... +
 2017-04-24 16:46 

Oman Observer

Catalans celebrate St George Day with roses and books... +
 2017-04-24 16:46 

Oman Observer

Experience key as Oman Air prepare for Qingdao... +
 2017-04-24 16:45 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Yechimovich: Cynical Holocaust-Day end to mock strike... +
 2017-04-24 16:44 

Qatar News Agency

Advisory Council Approves Draft Law on "National Address"... +

Doha, April 24 (QNA) - The Advisory Council held Monday its regular weekly session during its 45th ordinary session under the chairmanship of HE Speaker of the Advisory Council Mohammed bin Mubarak Al Khulaifi. At the outset of the meeting, the appr...

 2017-04-24 16:44 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Tug boats fail to pull beached container ship... +

Tug boats Monday struggled to pull a container ship that ran aground on Sidons beach a day before....

 2017-04-24 16:43 

Kuwait News Agency

Amiri Diwan holds banquet for Pope Tawadros II... +
 2017-04-24 16:43 

Kuwait News Agency

Pope Tawadros II Tours American cultural center... +
 2017-04-24 16:43 

Kuwait News Agency

Pope Tawadros II visits cultural center... +
 2017-04-24 16:43 

Gulf Daily News

Qatar Airways to start San Francisco flights, closes in on Italian airline deal... +
 2017-04-24 16:41 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Gonbad-e Kavus Plays Host to Iran's Spring Horse Racing Competition... +

GONBAD-E KAVUS (Tasnim) - Iran's spring horse racing championship was held in the city of Gonbad-e Kavus located in the northern province of Golestan....

 2017-04-24 16:38 

FARS News Agency

Self-Defeating Shell Game: The Trump Doctrine Kills Civilians, Protects Terrorists... +

TEHRAN FNA - The Trump White House doctrine to escalate the war on Syria is really all about killing civilians and supporting terror proxy forces with global reach. It has also poisoned American political culture with various manifestations of xenophobia,...

 2017-04-24 16:37 

Press TV

Filipino lawyer files complaint with ICC against president... +

Philippines Duterte is accused of direct links to extrajudicial killings based on a case filed with the ICC....

 2017-04-24 16:36 

Press TV

UK Conservatives hold 21 point lead over Labour in new poll... +

British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives are holding a commanding lead over the Labour Party ahead of the June election, a new poll shows....

 2017-04-24 16:35 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

'This one picture shows our strength'... +

A picture found in the Arutz Sheva archives shows fallen soldier Captain Tzvika Kaplan on an army delegation to Poland - and tells a story....

 2017-04-24 16:34 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Report: Adelson angry at Jerusalem embassy move delay ... +
 2017-04-24 16:34 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Erdogan accuses researcher of 'inciting assassination'... +

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's lawyer has lodged a complaint against a French political scientist accusing him of inciting an assassination of the Turkish leader, the state-run news agency reported on Monday...

 2017-04-24 16:31 

Press TV

Iran supports Afghanistans anti-terror campaign: Larijani... +

The Iranian Parliament speaker says the Islamic Republic fully supports Afghanistans campaign against terrorism....

 2017-04-24 16:27 

Al Arabiya

Power failure at Dubai Mall leaves hundreds of shoppers in the dark... +

Shoppers were left in the dark after a power outage hit the United Arab Emiratesrsquo; largest mall on Monday night. According to reports the...

 2017-04-24 16:26 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Report: Adelson angry at Jerusalem embassy move delay... +

Politico quotes three associates of major Trump supporter saying he expressed resentment regarding promise to transfer embassy to Jerusalem....

 2017-04-24 16:23 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

'Will you be witness to the crimes which occurred here?' ... +
 2017-04-24 16:23 

Bahrain News Agency

Premier follows up infrastructure development projects... +
 2017-04-24 16:23 

Bahrain News Agency

GFH distributes quarterly dividends to investors... +
 2017-04-24 16:23 

Bahrain News Agency

Cabinet welcomes Thai Premier's visit, congratulates workers... +
 2017-04-24 16:23 

Bahrain News Agency

BTEA participates in Arabian Travel Market 2017... +
 2017-04-24 16:23 

Bahrain News Agency

DLS recommends strengthening Bahrain's position as medical investment destination... +
 2017-04-24 16:22 

SABA News

[ Yemen ]

President inaugurates third exhibition of inventions, first engineering exhibition of projects at Sana'a University ... +

SANA'A, April 24 (Saba) - President of the Supreme Political Council Saleh al-Sammad opened on Monday at the Faculty of Engineering in the University of Sana'a the third Yemeni exhibition for inventions and the first engineering exhibition for projects...

 2017-04-24 16:19 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Al-Qaeda leader tells fighters to prepare for long Syria war... +

Al-Qaeda's leader has urged his followers and all militants in Syria to unite ranks and prepare for protracted war. Ayman al-Zawahri told the extremists to remain steadfast and change tactics to a guerrilla war...

 2017-04-24 16:18 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Larijani congratulates Syrian counterpart on National Day... +

Tehran, April 24, IRNA -- Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani in a message congratulated his Syrian counterpart Hadiyeh Khalaf Abbas on the occasion of National Day in that country....

 2017-04-24 16:17 

Kuwait News Agency

Maoist rebels kill 26 Indian Reserve Police Force members... +
 2017-04-24 16:17 

Ynetnews

Trump administration to issue new Syria sanctions... +

US officials say the Trump administration will issue new sanctions against Syria as early as Monday as part of its ongoing crackdown on the Syrian government and those who support it. Two officials say that the sanctions are part of a broader effort to cu...

 2017-04-24 16:17 

Kuwait News Agency

Trump's approval rating hits historic low... +
 2017-04-24 16:17 

Kuwait News Agency

Russia, EU hold talks on Middle East, N. Africa and Ukraine... +
 2017-04-24 16:17 

Qatar News Agency

HH the Emir Meets Ambassadors of Cyprus, Liberia... +

Doha, April 24 (QNA) - HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani met at the Emiri Diwan office on Monday with HE Ambassador of the Republic of Cyprus Charalambos Panayides and HE Ambassador of the Republic of Liberia to Qatar Ibrahim K. Nyei, on th...

 2017-04-24 16:16 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

'Will you be witness to the crimes which occurred here?'... +

Elie Wiesel's son Elisha speaks at the March of the Living about bearing witness to the horrors and not being silent while atrocities occur....

 2017-04-24 16:11 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Saudi Court Gives Death Sentence to Shiite Activist... +

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Saudi Arabia handed down death sentence to a Shiite activist on alleged charges of participating in activities against the Riyadh regime....

 2017-04-24 16:07 

Ynetnews

Entire US Senate to go to White House for North Korea briefing... +

Top Trump administration officials will hold a rare briefing on Wednesday at the White House for the entire US Senate on the situation in North Korea, senior Senate aides said on Monday. All 100 senators have been asked to the White House for the briefing...

 2017-04-24 16:05 

Ynetnews

Top officials say US must confront Russia for arming Taliban... +

The United States must confront Russia for providing weapons to the Taliban for use against American-backed forces in Afghanistan, top US military officials said Monday. At a news conference with Defense Secretary Jim Mattis at his side, Gen. John Nichols...

 2017-04-24 16:04 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Watch: Tel Aviv Chief Rabbi addresses March of the Living ... +
 2017-04-24 16:01 

Ynetnews

Afghan official: 4 security guards killed by suicide bomber... +

A police official says at least four security guards have been killed after a suicide bomber attacked their checkpoint in eastern Afghanistan. Gen. Faizullah Ghyrat, provincial police chief in Khost province, said Monday that six other security guards wer...

 2017-04-24 16:01 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Scores arrested in violent Paris election night protests... +

Police said Monday they arrested more than 100 people after election night unrest in Paris, with protesters hurling bottles at security forces, torching cars and smashing shop windows...

 2017-04-24 15:59 

Ynetnews

Astronaut breaks record for most time in space by American... +

Astronaut Peggy Whitson has another record under her space belt. Early Monday, the International Space Station commander surpassed the record of 534 days, two hours and 48 minutes for most accumulated time in orbit by an American. That record was set last...

 2017-04-24 15:58 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Pentagon chief visits Afghanistan after deadly Taliban attack... +

US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis arrived in Afghanistan on an unannounced visit Monday, hours after his Afghan counterpart resigned over a deadly Taliban attack that triggered anger and left embattled security forces facing disarray...

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