Middle East

Iraqi Parliament To Elect New President On Feb 7

BAGHDAD, Jan 28 (NNN-NINA) – Iraqi parliament decided yesterday, to hold a new session on Feb 7 to elect the…

UAE Delivers One Million COVID-19 Vaccines To Gaza

GAZA, Jan 27 (NNN-WAFA) – The United Arab Emirates (UAE), yesterday delivered one million Sputnik V vaccine doses to the…

Israeli Teachers Union Announces Strike Due To Change In Quarantine Policy

JERUSALEM, Jan 27 (NNN-PNA) – The Israel Teachers Union, yesterday announced, the shutdown of schools and kindergartens starting from today,…

U.S. Forces Send 130 Tankers Of “Stolen Syrian Oil” To Iraq: State Media

DAMASCUS, Jan 27 (NNN-SANA) – The U.S. forces in north-eastern Syria, sent 130 tankers of “stolen Syrian oil” to Iraq…

Syrian President Pardons Deserters From Army

DAMASCUS, Jan 26 (NNN-SANA) – Syrian President, Bashar al-Assad, yesterday issued a presidential decree, on pardoning military deserters. The amnesty…

Saudi Arabia, Iraq Sign Deal To Link Power Grids

BAGHDAD/RIYADH, Jan 26 (NNN-NINA/SPA) – Saudi Arabia and Iraq, signed yesterday, a memorandum of understanding (MoU), to link the power…

US approves $2.56 billion in military sales to Egypt

WASHINGTON, Jan 26 (NNN-AGENCIES) — The US State Department approved two major military equipment sales to Egypt of transport aircraft…

Saudi-Led Airstrikes Hit Military Camp In Yemen’s Houthi-Held Capital

SANAA, Jan 26 (NNN-YPA) – The Saudi-led coalition in Yemen, launched multiple airstrikes on a military camp, controlled by the…

Jordan Issues Record Number Of Work Permits To Syrian Refugees In 2021: UN

AMMAN, Jan 26 (NNN-AGENCIES) – The UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), said yesterday that, a record 62,000 work permits…

Saudi, Thailand Agree To Restore Full Diplomatic Ties

RIYADH, Jan 26 (NNN-SPA) – Saudi Arabia and Thailand agreed yesterday, to restore full diplomatic relations, during the official visit…