Middle East

WHO seeks US$7b with fund-raising revamp

WHO Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus GENEVA, May 27 (NNN-AGENCIES) — The World Health Organization launched Sunday a new financing…

Kenya gets mandate from US and EU to help fight piracy

European Union Ambassador Henriette Geiger NAIROBI, May 27 (NNN-AGENCIES) — The United States and the European Union (EU) have intensified…

Ireland: Turbulence on Doha-Dublin flight leaves 12 injured

DUBLIN, May 27 (NNN-AGENCIES) –Twelve people have been injured due to turbulence on a flight from Doha to Dublin. The…

Hamas Launches Rocket Attack On Central Israel, No Injury Reported

GAZA/JERUSALEM, May 27 (NNN-MA’AN) – The Al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of Hamas, announced yesterday that, it had launched a…

Yemen’s Houthis Unilaterally Released 113 Detainees: ICRC

SANAA, May 27 (NNN-SABA) – Yemen’s Houthis unilaterally released 113 detainees in the Houthi-held Yemeni capital, Sanaa, yesterday, the International…

Australian Minister Urges Israel To Abide By ICJ Rafah Ruling

CANBERRA, May 26 (NNN-AAP) – A senior Australian government minister, has urged Israel to abide by an order from the…

Canada: Jewish school in Toronto hit by gunfire, no injuries

A Jewish girls’ school in Toronto was hit by gunfire early Saturday, without causing any injuries TORONTO, May 26 (NNN-AGENCIES)…

Palestinian Economy Faces Unprecedented Shock: Minister

RAMALLAH, May 26 (NNN-WAFA) – Palestinian Minister of National Economy, Mohammed Alamour, warned yesterday that, the Palestinian economy is facing…

Israel Agrees To Resume Hostage Talks With Hamas Next Week: State-Run TV

JERUSALEM, May 26 (NNN-MA’AN) – Israel has agreed to renew talks with Hamas on a hostage deal next week, with…

Hamas Announces Capture Of Israeli Soldiers In Gaza, Israel Denies

GAZA, May 26 (NNN-WAFA) – The Al-Qassam Brigades, the military wing of Hamas, today announced the capture of an unspecified…