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Apr 09, 2020
SANAA —The Saudi-led coalition began a unilateral ceasefire in Yemen's long war on Thursday, saying it hoped the initiative to prevent coronavirus in the impoverished country would lead to a wider political solution.The Iran-backed Houthi rebels have not formally responded to the the coalition's declaration of a two-week pause in the five-year conf ...
Apr 09, 2020
KHARTOUM — A year after one of Africa's longest serving leaders, Omar Al Bashir, was ...
Apr 09, 2020
BAGHDAD — Iraqi President Barham Saleh nominated spy chief Mustafa Kadhemi on Thursda ...
Apr 08, 2020
TUNIS — Tunisia's interior ministry warned on Tuesday that people infected with coronavirus could be prosecuted for manslaughter if they con ...
Apr 08, 2020
BEIRUT — Millions in Lebanon risk food insecurity due to a coronavirus lockdown unless the government provides urgent assistance, Human Righ ...
Apr 08, 2020
TEHRAN — Iran on Wednesday reported 121 new deaths from the novel coronavirus, bringing its overall number of fatalities to 3,993.In the pas ...
Apr 08, 2020
CAIRO — Haggard and dishevelled from the stress of making ends meet, day labourers line up in Cairo for food parcels after losing their jobs ...
Apr 06, 2020
TRIPOL — Mahmud Jibril, the former head of the Libyan rebel government that overthrew dictator Muammar Qadhafi in 2011, died Sunday of the c ...
Apr 06, 2020
ALGIERS — An Algerian court on Monday sentenced another leading figure in the country's anti-regime protest movement to one year in jail, ke ...
Mar 31, 2020
WASHINGTON — US President Donald Trump and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan underlined on Tuesday the need for ceasefires in Syr ...
Mar 31, 2020
CAIRO — Egypt's famed Great Pyramid was emblazoned on Monday evening with messages of unity and solidarity with those battling the novel cor ...
Mar 29, 2020
ANKARA — More than 100 people have died from the novel coronavirus in Turkey, Health Minister Fahrettin Koca announced on Saturday, as 1,704 ...
Mar 29, 2020
RIYADH — Saudi air defences intercepted Yemeni rebel missiles over Riyadh and a city on the Yemen border, leaving two civilians wounded in t ...

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