Showing posts with label Middle East. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Middle East. Show all posts

Saturday, July 7, 2018

Pope Francis laments complicity, silence in conflicts blighting Middle East

Pope Francis laments complicity, silence in conflicts blighting Middle East
Pope Francis I met with the heads of churches and Christian communities of the Middle East in the southern Italian city of Bari on Saturday for a ceremony of prayer in which he lamented the violence and war that blighted much of the region.

Saturday, May 19, 2018

US complicates Middle East situation: Merkel tells Putin

US complicates Middle East situation
German Chancellor Angela Merkel told Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday that the Middle East situation had been complicated by the United States' withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal.

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Saudi network ban on Turkey TV shows is 'political': minister

Saudi network ban on Turkey TV shows is 'political'
The decision to ban popular Arabic-dubbed Turkish TV shows by MBC - the largest private media network in the Middle East - is a "political move" and "clear censorship", a Turkish minister said.

Friday, November 17, 2017

France Adopting Biased Stance on Regional Crises: Iran

Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi slammed French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian for his recent anti-Tehran remarks and said the western European country has a “one-sided and biased” stance on crises facing the Middle East region.

Saturday, April 15, 2017

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Hundreds of Middle Eastern refugees refused entry into Australia on security grounds

Hundreds of Syrian and Iraqi refugees bookmarked for resettlement in Australia have been refused entry on grounds of national security, it was revealed on Thursday, after security networks discovered their names were on an international watch list.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

UK to follow US flight ban on larger electronic devices: Sky news

Britain is set to ban passengers from carrying most electronic devices on flights from certain countries in the Middle East, Sky News reported on Tuesday, following similar measures introduced in the United States.

Sunday, January 15, 2017

Monday, December 12, 2016

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Arab Spring has cost region 6 percent of GDP: U.N. agency

The Arab Spring unrest of 2011 has cost the region's economies an estimated $614 billion of growth because of regime change, continuing conflict and falling oil prices, a United Nations agency said on Thursday.

Saturday, October 1, 2016

Russia warns against US "direct" attack in Syria, creating terrorists of all stripes

“Direct aggression” by the United States towards the Syrian government and armed forces would lead to “frightening, tectonic shifts” in the Middle East, RIA news agency cited Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova as saying on Saturday.

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“The U.S. must stop supporting terrorists who are destroying Syria and her people" : US Congresswoman, Tulsi Gabbard

US Congresswoman, Tulsi Gabbard, recently visited Syria, and even met with President Bashar Al-Assad. She also visited the recently libe...