Ahead of winter storm expected to bring snow and heavy rain
Syrian refugee woman at informal refugee camp near village of Dalhamiyah
Beirut - Arab TodayLebanese authorities are mobilising to help Syrian refugees living in makeshift camps ahead of a winter storm expected to bring snow and heavy rain, the social affairs minister said Monday. "The ministry, in cooperation with UNHCR Read more...
To face internal and external challenges
Saudi Arabia's former intelligence chief Prince Turki al-Faisal
Manama - Arab TodayWith its decades-old US alliance strained over the Syria war and a nuclear deal with Iran, Saudi Arabia is calling on the Gulf monarchies to unite for their own self-defence. US Pentagon chief Chuck Hagel has assured Gulf states that Read more...
For taking part in unauthorised protest
Egyptian policemen use water canon to disperse protesters in downtown Cairo
Cairo - Arab TodayProminent Egyptian activist and blogger Alaa Abdel Fattah, who was at the forefront of the 2011 uprising, will face trial for taking part in an unauthorised protest, his father said Monday. Ahmed Seif, who is also a lawyer, told AFP he Read more...
After reaching agreement with the world body
Boy near building materials on street outside new houses in Gaza Strip
Jerusalem - Arab TodayIsrael is to allow construction materials for UN projects back into the Gaza Strip after reaching an agreement with the world body, officials said on Monday. The ban on building materials was put in place on October 13 after troops discovered Read more...
After seizing most of town of Nabak in Qalamoun
Syrian pro-government forces in town of Nabak near Damascus
Damascus - Arab TodaySyrian regime troops have regained control of the key Damascus-Homs highway after seizing most of the town of Nabak in the Qalamoun region, a monitoring group said on Monday. Syria's Al-Watan newspaper meanwhile said authorities had Read more...
Treating issues with high degree of indifference
US Secretary of State John Kerry
Ramallah - Arab TodayUS proposals on security presented by Secretary of State John Kerry will lead to the "total failure" of peace talks with Israel, a senior Palestinian official told AFP on Monday. "These ideas will drive Kerry's efforts to an impasse and to total failure Read more...
Discuss draft resolutions and final communique
GCC Summit to be held amidst crucial regional developments
Kuwait - Arab TodayForeign Ministers of six Arab Gulf countries meet later on Monday to prepare for the 34th GCC Summit, to be held amidst crucial regional developments like the ongoing Syrian conflict and Israeli-Palestinian peace negotiations. Deputy Prime Minister Read more...
Accusing him of deeply flawed security policy
Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki
Baghdad - Arab TodayTwo long-time parliamentary allies are distancing themselves from Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki ahead of April elections, accusing him of a deeply flawed security policy and nepotism. The allegations by key Maliki supporters Izzat Shabander Read more...
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- Egypt, Thailand, UAE, India are taking the lead
- Expected to bring some 600,000 tourists to Brazil
- OPEC kingpin Saudi Arabia says satisfied with oil prices
- Palestinians join global prayers for supporter Nelson Mandela
- Syria opposition says final decision on peace talks mid-December
- Israel's Lieberman says talks with Palestinians not imminent
- Lawyers call for delay to Tunisia police rape trial
- Saudi Arabia begins genetic code mapping project
- Oman opposes upgrading GCC to union of 6 nations
- Cabinet's retreat approves set of educational initiatives
- UAE Banks Federation reviews current and future milestones
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