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 2018-07-17 17:08 

SABA News

[ Yemen ]

Dhamar tribesmen mobilize to support army in western coast...
 2018-07-17 17:08 

Haaretz Daily

Business in Brief: Zap plans to go public at valuation that could reach $193m...

FIMI selling Ham-Let; Housing & Construction executive under house arrest; stocks little changed as energy stocks fall...

 2018-07-17 17:06 

Press TV

Syrian govt. forces discover Israeli-made bombs in militant weapons cache...

Syrian government forces have discovered Israeli-made bombs at a militant arms depot in the country's western-central province of Hama....

 2018-07-17 17:01 

SANA

memories from Damascus international fair of 1967...

memories from Damascus international fair of 1967...

 2018-07-17 17:01 

Times of Israel

Back in Washington, Trump under pressure to reverse course on Russia...

Close allies of US president call him out for failing to condemn Russian meddling during meeting with Putin, with Rand Paul a lone defenderClose allies of US president call him out for failing to condemn Russian meddling during meeting with Putin, with Ra...

 2018-07-17 17:00 

i24 News

German far right party members patrol Berlin train stations...
 2018-07-17 16:57 

Kuwait News Agency

Kuwait deputy FM meets US amb....

KUWAIT, July 17 (KUNA) -- Deputy Foreign Minister Khaled Al-Jarallah met Tuesday with US Ambassador to Kuwait Lawrence Silverman, where discussions over bilateral relations and latest regional and international developments took place. The meeting was att...

 2018-07-17 16:56 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Knesset rescinds law allowing PM, DM to declare war...

Law allowing prime minster and defense minister to declare war without rest of Cabinet rescinded....

 2018-07-17 16:54 

Bahrain News Agency

Clampdown on trade violations...
 2018-07-17 16:54 

Bahrain News Agency

BIAS chief visits Farnborough Airshow, signs agreements...
 2018-07-17 16:54 

Bahrain News Agency

Deputy Premier receives Edamah officials...
 2018-07-17 16:49 

Kuwait News Agency

Finance Ministry keen on strengthening commercial, economic growth...

KUWAIT, July 17 (KUNA) -- Minister of Finance Nayef Al-Hajraf on Tuesday affirmed Kuwait's keenness on strengthening its commercial and economic ties on a global scale. "Customs are an asset to enhancing the general budget of the country, and play...

 2018-07-17 16:47 

Press TV

Israeli bill bans groups critical of Israeli soldiers...

The Israeli Knesset has passed into law yet another controversial bill....

 2018-07-17 16:46 

Press TV

Press TV Sports bulletin (Tuesday,13:00 GMT)...

Cristiano Ronaldo has been officially presented by Juventus as the Italian champions' new player....

 2018-07-17 16:44 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Iranian Canadians reject MKO as representative...

New York, July 17, IRNA Over 99 percent of Iranian expatriates in Canada denied anti-Iran terrorist Mujahedin-e Khalq Organization (MKO) as representing all Iranians in the North American nation, a recent by the ICC revealed....

 2018-07-17 16:43 

Ynetnews

Iran files suit against US sanctions at World Court...

AMSTERDAM - Iran has filed a suit against the United States alleging that sanctions imposed by Washington in May violate a 1955 bilateral treaty between the two countries, the International Court of Justice said on Tuesday. The ICJ, or World Court, is the...

 2018-07-17 16:42 

Saudi Press Agency

Al-Harbi Leads Saudi Delegation to Pan-Arab Human Rights' Committee Meetings, in Cairo...
 2018-07-17 16:42 

Saudi Press Agency

Saudi Karate Federation Head Meets with Jordan's Olympic Committee SG...
 2018-07-17 16:39 

Haaretz Daily

Israel collected $100m from Palestinians. Now it wants to use the money to upgrade roadblocks...

The Finance Ministry and the Population and Immigration Authority have accumulated millions of shekels in sick leave compensations belonging to Palestinian workers...

 2018-07-17 16:38 

Press TV

Texas to execute killer despite clemency plea...

Christopher Young, 34, is to be executed by lethal injection....

 2018-07-17 16:38 

i24 News

EU's Mogherini, Israeli official duel over alleged BDS, terror funding...

The Israeli report claimed that the funding to such groups contravenes the EU's stated policy...

 2018-07-17 16:36 

MehrNews.com

Iran's junior wrestlers pocketed 5 medals at Asian C'ships...

TEHRAN, Jul. 17 (MNA) Iran's Junior Greco-Roman wrestlers collected four gold and one silver medal on the first day of Asian Championships in India....

 2018-07-17 16:36 

Press TV

American elements hold US-Russia ties hostage: Pundit...

A commentator believes elements in the United States have taken Washington-Moscow relations hostage....

 2018-07-17 16:35 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

'Four years without a grave, no address for tears'...

Minister Bennett speaks at Hadar Goldin memorial service: 'Protective Edge will end only when Hadar and Oron arrive to burial in Israel.'...

 2018-07-17 16:33 

Haaretz Daily

U.S. Embassy refurbishments in Jerusalem will cost a lot more than expected...

New figures show that the refurbishments and move will cost around $21.5 million. Donald Trump estimated $250,000...

 2018-07-17 16:32 

Al Jazeera

Amazon workers in Europe go on strike during Prime Day...

Amazon warehouses in several European countries hit with Prime Day strike action over salaries and benefits....

 2018-07-17 16:32 

Times of Israel

Obama gives Trump sharp rebuke in Mandela address on values...

In his highest-profile speech since leaving office, former US president speaks of 'strange and uncertain' times, attacks politicians who push 'fear, resentment, retrenchment'In his highest-profile speech since leaving office, former US pre...

 2018-07-17 16:32 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez displays abysmal ignorance on Israel...

'Progressive'; politician can't put words together when asked about Israel, prompting questions whether New Yorker qualified to serve....

 2018-07-17 16:28 

i24 News

Iran 'preparing' to enrich uranium if nuclear deal fails: official...
 2018-07-17 16:27 

Times of Israel

Gabbay meets with top US Democrat strategists ahead of 2019 elections...

Pollster Jim Gerstein is an expert on the voting preferences of US Jewish voters and has worked with media expert David Eichenbaum on Israeli campaigns in the pastPollster Jim Gerstein is an expert on the voting preferences of US Jewish voters and has wor...

 2018-07-17 16:27 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Iran's 'Duel' to hit silver screen at Durban Int'l Film Festival...

Tehran, July 17, IRNA - Iranian short film 'Duel' by Mohammadreza Kheradmandan will hit the silver screen at the 39th Durban International Film Festival in South Africa....

 2018-07-17 16:26 

SABA News

[ Yemen ]

Yemen celebrates World Population Day...

SANAA, July 17 (Saba) - The General Secretariat of the National Population Council in cooperation with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), on Tuesday organized a ceremony in Sanaa on the World Population Day....

 2018-07-17 16:26 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Libyan coast guard rescues some 160 Europe-bound migrants...

Libya's coast guard says it has intercepted some 160 Europe-bound African migrants, including dozens of children and women, in the Mediterranean Sea near its shores....

 2018-07-17 16:25 

Kuwait News Agency

Security in Iraq "no cause for concern", says Kuwait chief lawmaker...

KUWAIT, July 17 (KUNA) -- There is no reason to be alarmed over the security situation in Iraq amid nationwide protests over poor state services and a lack of job opportunities, Kuwait's top lawmaker Marzouq Al-Ghanim said on Tuesday. "It is incum...

 2018-07-17 16:24 

SANA

Unknown warplane falls in Hasaka countryside...

Hasaka, SANA- An Unknown warplane fell down nearby al-Mshaweh village in the southern countryside of Hasaka province. Social media sites circulated videos and pictures of the wreckage of a warplane showing the front part of it, which is completely separat...

 2018-07-17 16:24 

Haaretz Daily

Understanding the Syria moment at the Trump-Putin news conference...

There was at least one corner of apparent normalcy in the news conference: Russia and the United States seemed to agree that any Syria outcome should reassure Israel about its security needs...

 2018-07-17 16:22 

SANA

News about reaching agreement to free the rest of Ishtabraq kidnapped persons and thousands of Kefraya and al-Fouaa locals...

Damascus, SANA- News about reaching an agreement to liberate all kidnapped persons of Ishtabraq village and thousands of locals of Kefraya and al-Fouaa towns in Idleb countryside, according to SANA's reporter. This agreement came after more than two m...

 2018-07-17 16:21 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Syrians who approached Israeli Golan frontier walk back towards refugee encampments...

Dozens of Syrians who approached Israel's frontier fence on the Golan Heights on Tuesday in an apparent attempt to seek help or sanctuary, began walking back towards nearby refugee encampments after being warned off by the Israeli military....

 2018-07-17 16:18 

Haaretz Daily

Did Trump just absolve Putin's deadly record in Syria?...

Putin said Russia and the U.S. reached common ground on Syria at Monday's talks but gave few details...

 2018-07-17 16:17 

Saudi Press Agency

Aboul Gheit: Arab world has human expertise and excellent talents of researchers, but needs research institutions...
 2018-07-17 16:15 

Al Jazeera

US, EU and China 'entrench authoritarianism' by aiding others spy...

Security aid provided by world powers is regularly provided to countries with bad human rights records....

 2018-07-17 16:10 

FARS News Agency

Russia 2018 - An Unforgettable World Cup...

TEHRAN (FNA)- What a World Cup that was! Russia 2018 had it all - incredible stories, great goals, huge performances. And at the end, France were crowned Champions for the second time. Congratulations to Les Blues and enjoy our tournament review clip ....

 2018-07-17 16:09 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Chinese official urges parties to save nuclear deal...

Beijing, July 17, IRNA Saving and implementing Iran's nuclear deal is the main obligation of signatories, a Chinese military official said....

 2018-07-17 16:07 

Bahrain News Agency

398 people trained on first aid...
 2018-07-17 16:07 

Bahrain News Agency

Shura representatives discuss government's visions on pension laws...
 2018-07-17 16:07 

Times of Israel

Granting tax break, Knesset boosts PM's annual income by up to NIS 200,000...

Legislation exempts Netanyahu from paying taxes on prime ministerial benefits; final version of law omits a previous proposal to award rebate retroactivelyLegislation exempts Netanyahu from paying taxes on prime ministerial benefits; final version of law ...

 2018-07-17 16:04 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Actress Osnat Vishinsky sings with 300 bereaved mothers...

Heartbreaking, yet inspiring: Actress sings with 300 bereaved mothers at 'One Family' conference....

 2018-07-17 16:02 

MehrNews.com

Iran women's U19 football team training session...

TEHRAN, Jul. 17 (MNA) Iran women's U19 football team held a training session on Tuesday at the Natinal Football Academy in Tehran. The team is preparing for Asian U19 Championships qualifications....

 2018-07-17 15:59 

Oman Observer

Ban sought on pro-independence party...

Hong Kong: Police in Hong Kong sought to ban a political party which promotes independence for the city on Tuesday, The post Ban sought on pro-independence party appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2018-07-17 15:59 

Times of Israel

UK chief rabbi tears into Labour over anti-Semitism definition...

Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis says the party's stance will send an 'unprecedented message of contempt' to British JewsRabbi Ephraim Mirvis says the party's stance will send an 'unprecedented message of contempt' to British Jews...

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