Middle East

Israeli Airstrikes Target Syrian Air Defence Sites

DAMASCUS, Apr 20 (NNN-SANA) – In the early hours of yesterday, the Israeli military launched a series of airstrikes targeting…

78 Trafficked Cambodians Rescued In Saudi Arabia: Minister

PHNOM PENH, Apr 19 (NNN-AKP) – Cambodia has rescued 78 Cambodian people, who were trafficked to work in Saudi Arabia,…

Raisi, Iranian Leaders Warn Israel Against ‘Slightest’ Response To Weekend Attack

TEHRAN, Apr 19 (NNN-IRNA) – Iranian President, Ebrahim Raisi has warned Israel, it will face a “painful response,” if it…

Palestine Condemns U.S. Veto Of Its Full UN Membership

RAMALLAH, Apr 19 (NNN-WAFA) – Palestine condemned “in the strongest terms,” yesterday, the U.S. veto on Palestine’s full membership in…

Egypt’s PM Says Prices Of Basic Commodities To Decline Up To 30 Percent

CAIRO, Apr 19 (NNN-MENA) – Egyptian Prime Minister, Mostafa Madbouly, announced yesterday that, an agreement had been reached, to reduce…

Gaza’s Rafah Overwhelmed By Waste As Municipal Services Halt Amid Conflict

GAZA, Apr 19 (NNN-WAFA) – Every day, Emad Adul Rahman, a 45-year-old father of four in Rafah, southern Gaza, has…

Palestinian Death Toll In Gaza Nears 34,000: Ministry

GAZA, Apr 19 (NNN-WAFA) – The Palestinian death toll from ongoing Israeli attacks on the Gaza Strip has risen to…

Human cases of bird flu ‘an enormous concern’: WHO

GENEVA, April 18 (NNN-AGENCIES) — The World Health Organization voiced alarm Thursday at the growing spread of H5N1 bird flu…

Egypt, Bahrain Leaders Discussed Gaza Crisis, Regional Tension

CAIRO, Apr 18 (NNN-MENA) – Egyptian President, Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi, held talks yesterday, with visiting Bahrain’s King Hamad bin Isa Al…

Iranian Rescuers Saved 21 Crewmen Of Sinking Sri Lankan Tanker In Gulf Of Oman

TEHRAN, Apr 18 (NNN-IRNA) – Iranian rescuers, yesterday saved 21 crew members of a storm-hit Sri Lankan oil tanker from…