Middle East

UN biodiversity talks open, billed as ‘last chance’ for nature

Secretary-General of the United Nations Antonio Guterres MONTREAL, Dec 7 (NNN-AGENCIES) — High-stakes UN biodiversity talks open in Montreal Wednesday,…

Syrian Gov’t Pledges To Keep Basic Services Amid Fuel Crisis

DAMASCUS, Dec 7 (NNN-SANA) – The Syrian government will not allow the services in hospitals and bakeries to stop, despite…

Two Daesh Militants, Two Security Members Killed In Iraq

BAGHDAD, Dec 7 (NNN-NINA) – Two Daesh militants and two paramilitary Hashd Shaabi fighters were killed yesterday, during a clash…

Iran Denies Sending Weapons To Yemen

TEHRAN, Dec 6 (NNN-IRNA) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry, yesterday, denied U.S. claims that it had sent weapons to Yemen. In…

Palestine To Attend Meeting Of Assembly Of States Parties Of ICC: Official

RAMALLAH, Dec 5 (NNN-WAFA) – Palestine is to attend a meeting of the Assembly of States Parties of the International…

Algeria, Jordan sign 5 agreements to strengthen ties

Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune (R) meets with visiting King Abdullah II of Jordan in Algiers ALGIERS, Dec 5 (NNN-Xinhua) —…

OPEC+ agrees to keep output levels unchanged

 VIENNA, Dec 5 (NNN-AGENCIES) — Major oil-producing countries led by Saudi Arabia and Russia agreed to maintain their current output…

Tehran, Moscow Developed Mechanisms To Boost Ties: Iranian Official

TEHRAN, Dec 5 (NNN-IRNA) – A senior Iranian diplomat said yesterday that, Tehran and Moscow have developed frameworks and mechanisms,…

Iraqi PM Completes Cabinet Formation After Parliament Approves Last Two Ministers

BAGHDAD, Dec 4 (NNN-NINA) – The Iraqi parliament approved the nomination of two more ministers yesterday, completing Prime Minister, Mohammed…

Israel Strikes Gaza Again

GAZA, Dec 4 (NNN-WAFA) – Israeli fighter jets, today carried out a series of airstrikes, on facilities belonging to militant…