2 children died as winter storm gripped region
Free Syrian Army fighters play with snow in Raqqa, eastern Syria
Beirut - Arab TodayThe Syrian opposition appealed Thursday for emergency fuel deliveries to rebel-held areas, saying two children had "died of cold" as a winter storm gripped the region. The opposition National Coalition said that parents were unable Read more...
Precautionary measure following advice from security authorities
Yemeni military personnel visit scene of attack on defence ministry in Sanaa
Sanaa - Arab TodayA warning of a possible attack in the part of Yemen's capital where UN offices are located has prompted an order for staff to stay home on Thursday, a UN source said. "Staff of the UN mission and UN agencies have received Read more...
Gave green light for completing project of secure communications
Heads of States of GCC sit at round table in Bayan Royal Palace in Kuwait City
Kuwait - Arab TodayIn a big step forward to consolidate Gulf joint security, Arab Gulf leaders agreed Wednesday on the establishment of a joint military command and police. "The Supreme Council agreed on the establishment of the joint military command Read more...
To ensure Geneva 2 achieves positive result
Iranian FM Mohammad Javad Zarif (R) with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov
Tehran - Arab TodayRussian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov urged all "responsible countries" to act to ensure a Syrian peace conference achieves positive results, in remarks made in Iran on Wednesday. Iran and Russia back President Bashar Read more...
Displaced some families for second time in less than 2 weeks
Palestinian watches as Israeli bulldozer demolishes house in West Bank
West Bank - Arab TodayThe United Nations Wednesday slammed Israel's demolition of 30 Palestinian properties in the West Bank, saying it displaced some families for the second time in less than two weeks. "I am concerned about the destruction Read more...
Move would not impact on humanitarian assistance
Rebel fighter during fighting in Aleppo
Washington - Arab TodayThe United States has suspended all non-lethal assistance into northern Syria after Islamist rebel forces seized armed depots belonging to the opposition Free Syrian Army, a US embassy spokesman said on Wednesday. "Because Read more...
Led by phalanx of motorcycle outriders
Funeral cortege of former South African President Nelson Mandela
Pretoria - Arab TodayNelson Mandela's funeral cortege has begun its solemn journey to the seat of South African government in Pretoria, where it will lie in state for three days. A hearse carrying the casket of the former statesman -- draped in a South African Read more...
Following deadly attack on defence ministry last week
Military personnel visit scene of attack on defence ministry in Sanaa
Sanaa - Arab TodayYemeni security forces have defused two booby-trapped vehicles and are searching for five others in Sanaa following a deadly attack on the defence ministry last week, police said on Tuesday. Acting on a tip-off, the security forces Read more...
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