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Sep 18, 2021
BEIRUT — Lebanese authorities have seized 20 tonnes of ammonium nitrate, the same chemical behind a deadly explosion last year at Beirut's port, in the eastern Bekaa Valley, state media reported on Saturday.Ammonium nitrate is an odourless crystalline substance commonly used as a fertiliser that has been the cause of numerous industrial explosions ...
Sep 18, 2021
ALGIERS — Abdelaziz Bouteflika, who ruled Algeria for two decades before resigning in ...
Sep 18, 2021
MOSUL, Iraq — A bell was inaugurated at a church in Mosul on Saturday to the cheers o ...
Sep 16, 2021
RAMALLAH — Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails have called off a planned hunger strike later this week involving some 1,400 inmates after ...
Sep 16, 2021
BEIRUT — More than 140 human rights groups, survivors and relatives of victims of the Lebanon port blast called Wednesday for a UN-backed in ...
Sep 16, 2021
BEIRUT — Air strikes from unidentified drones killed three pro-Iran fighters in Syria's eastern province of Deir Ezzor near the Iraqi border ...
Sep 16, 2021
TRIPOLI — War-torn Libya has its best chance for peace since the fall of Muammar Qadhafi, a senior US diplomat said on Wednesday, urging riv ...
Sep 15, 2021
RAMALLAH, Palestinian Territories — Almost 1,400 Palestinians held in Israeli prisons are to go on hunger strike in protest at their detenti ...
Sep 15, 2021
GENEVA — The upsurge in violence in Syria, combined with its plummeting economy, is making life increasingly bleak for civilians, United Nat ...
Sep 14, 2021
RABAT — Moroccan authorities have dismantled a cell of Daesh group-affiliated militants and arrested three suspects accused of plotting an a ...
Sep 14, 2021
NAJAF, Iraq — Many Afghans from the Hazara ethnic minority studying in Iraq’s city of Najaf watched in terror as their homeland fell back in ...
Sep 13, 2021
BEIRUT — Lebanon's newly-formed government held its first meeting on Monday to discuss ways of rescuing the country from one of its worst ev ...
Sep 13, 2021
BEIRUT — Cases of COVID-19 have increased alarmingly over the past month in Syria's rebel-controlled northern region of Idlib, local authori ...

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