AlArabiya.net - News, Today News

Qat Doha Home . News . أخبار - باللغة العربية

 

French FM: Security Council to discuss Syria on Monday
The United Nations Security Council will hold talks about the situation in Syria on Monday, French Foreign minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said on his Twitter feed on Sunday. He added that France would

EXCLUSIVE: AU’s Thabo Mbeki intervenes in Sudan unrest
KHARTOUM - Former South African President Thabo Mbeki has called on leaders of the Sudanese opposition to meet with African Union mediators to hold consultations in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa

Turkish border town of Kilis hit by missile from Syria
The Turkish border town of Kilis was struck by a missile fired from Syria on Sunday, a Reuters witness said, the fifth cross-border missile fired in the same day. There were no immediate reports of

Jordan’s king says East Jerusalem must be capital of Palestinian state
Jordan’s King Abdullah told US Vice President Mike Pence on Sunday he looked to Washington to rebuild “trust and confidence” in moving toward a two-state solution in Israel after

Parents of eight raped, murdered girls plead for justice in Pakistan top court
Following the rape and murder of Zainab, a six-year-old Pakistani girl, the parents of eight other girls with similar cases appeared for a hearing in front of a special bench of the Supreme Court

WATCH: African migrants tortured, auctioned by human traffickers in Libya
A video showing migrants being tortured by human traffickers in Libya went viral on social media following a report by CNN showing footage of migrants being sold as slaves there. The last two scenes

Yemen government announces first budget after three years
The Yemeni government on Sunday released its first official budget since the Houthi rebels overran the capital Sanaa in 2014 and following a bailout from ally Saudi Arabia. Prime Minister Ahmed bin

Al-Qaeda’s historian Mustafa Hamed resumes digital activity in Tehran
Al-Qaeda’s most prominent historian and Afghan-Arab, strategist Mustafa Hamed, aka Abu al-Walid al-Masri, emerged from Tehran to resume his activity in lecturing radical groups via his website

At least 18 dead in Kabul hotel attack, including 14 foreigners: Official
At least 18 people including 14 foreigners were killed in a bloody Taliban-claimed assault on a luxury hotel in Kabul, an interior ministry spokesman said on Sunday, hours after the overnight attack

Iraqi court sentences to death German woman who joined ISIS
An Iraqi court on Sunday sentenced to death a German woman of Moroccan origin for membership of ISIS, a spokesman said. The German national was captured by Iraqi forces during the battle for Mosul

Iran may try to loosen Revolutionary Guard’s grip on economy
Iran’s supreme leader has ordered the Revolutionary Guard to loosen its hold on the economy, the country’s defense minister says, raising the possibility that the paramilitary organization

Turkey says ground forces push into Syria, Kurdish YPG says attack repulsed
Turkish ground forces pushed into northern Syria’s Afrin province on Sunday, media cited the prime minister as saying, as Ankara stepped up artillery attacks on a U.S.-backed Kurdish militia it

Boris Johnson says UK should welcome Donald Trump
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson called for US President Donald Trump to be welcomed to the UK, warning Sunday that resisting a visit risked damaging his country's national interest.A day ahead

Yemen’s Houthis ‘help prisoners escape in exchange for joining fight’
The Houthi militia intensified their activities aimed at helping prisoners escape from Yemen’s central prison in the Ibb governorate in an attempt to increase their numbers on battlefronts.

Picture emerges of alleged killer of Saudi preacher Tuwaijri in Guinea
Al Arabiya.net communicated with a journalist in Guinea to know more about Moussa Kante, the man who allegedly shot and killed Saudi Sheikh Abdul Muhsin Al-Tuwaijri in the village of Kantebalandougou

Syrian regime opens roads for Kurdish forces in Afrin, US 'not paying attention'
Following the Syrian regime condemning Turkish military operations and “Operation Olive Branch” in Afrin on Saturday, the Assad regime opened up roads for the Kurdistan Workers’

Ten killed in Turkish attack on Kurdish-held Syrian region
Turkish attacks in the Afrin region of northern Syria killed ten people on Saturday, mostly civilians, a spokesman for the Kurdish militia which controls the area said.“Seven civilians were

Man charged in France for planning terror attack
French authorities on Saturday charged a 33-year-old man, who had pledged allegiance to ISIS in a video, with planning a terror attack, judicial sources said.The man, who was not known to police, was

Vice President Pence says US stands ‘shoulder to shoulder’ with Egypt
Vice President Mike Pence and Egyptian leader Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi pledged a united front against terrorism in the Mideast as Pence, the highest-level American official to visit the US ally in nearly

US judge remains doubtful over 9/11 claims against Saudi Arabia
A judge who previously rejected arguments that Saudi Arabia was behind the Sept. 11 attacks expressed doubts again Thursday after claims were revived by congressional action. US District Judge George

Fears of serial child killer in infamous Pakistan city
The body of six-year-old Zainab Fatima Ameen was dumped here in the city of Kasur -- one of a dozen such young victims in recent years. Her shocking death has sparked nationwide outrage and fears a

Newly-leaked documents describe ‘Iranian state-sanctioned persecution of Baha'is’
Newly-released documentary evidence detailing “years of relentless oppression” suffered by the Baha’i community in Iran has been published by the Washington-based Baha’i

Syrian army, allies take Idlib air base, says Hezbollah media unit
The Syrian army and allied forces captured Abu al-Duhur airport in Idlib province from insurgents on Saturday, a Hezbollah military media unit said. They had pushed into the military air base hours

Turkey launches major new ground and air cross border operation in Syria
The Turkish army on Saturday confirmed it had started a major new ground and air cross border operation against the People’s Protection Units (YPG) militia in Syria, which Turkey deems to be a

US government shuts down as midnight deadline passes with no agreement
The US government officially shut down on Saturday, the first anniversary of President Donald Trump's inauguration, after lawmakers failed to agree a stop-gap spending deal. Senators were still

Pence heads to the Middle East amid Israel embassy storm
US Vice President Mike Pence set off for the Middle East on Friday for a trip overshadowed by controversy over plans to move the American embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.Pence had been due to travel in

New vote on Iraq poll date ‘by Monday’ as Abadi meets Kurdistan region PM
Iraq's parliament failed on Saturday to approve May 12 as the election date, as suggested by the government, as Sunni and Kurdish lawmakers demanded a delay to allow hundreds of thousands of

Turkish ski bus accident kills 11, injures 44
Turkish officials say a bus carrying mostly people going on a ski trip has crashed into trees on the side of a road, killing 11 passengers and injuring 44 others.Governor Ozdemir Cakacak of Eskisehir

US official: Turkey’s shelling of Afrin in Syria would hurt regional stability
Turkish artillery fired into Syria’s Afrin region on Friday in what Ankara said was the start of a military campaign against the Kurdish-controlled area. The cross-border bombardment took place

Egypt’s Sisi announces intention to run for second term
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi announced on Friday his intention to run for a second term in office in a March election. "I announce to you in the honesty and transparency which we are

 
 

 

 
 
 
 

 

© QatDoha.com 2015