Middle East

Five Daesh Militants Killed In Central Iraq

BAGHDAD, Iraq, March 30 (NNN-NINA) – A total of five Daesh militants, including a group leader, were killed, in an…

Turkey Hosts Over 3.2 Million Foreign Visitors In First Two Months Of 2019

ANKARA, Turkey, March 30 (NNN-ANADOLU) – Turkey hosted more than 3.2 million foreign visitors during the first two months of…

Iraq Arrests Two Responsible For Deadly Ferryboat Sinking In Mosul

BAGHDAD, Iraq, March 30 (NNN-NINA) – The crisis group, set up to run Iraq’s northern province of Nineveh, said on…

Israeli Army Tanks Strike Hamas Military Posts In Eastern Gaza: Report

GAZA, Palestine, March 30 (NNN-WAFA) – Israeli army tanks, stationed on the border between eastern Gaza Strip and Israel, struck…

Israeli Army Prepared For Expected Palestinian Rallies On Gaza Border

JERUSALEM, March 30 (NNN-MA’AN) – The Israeli army is prepared for the expected Palestinian “Land Day” mass protests on the…

UN Migration Agency Appeals For 41.4 Million USD For Emergency Assistance To Iraq

BAGHDAD, Iraq, March 30 (NNN-NINA) – The International Organisation for Migration (IOM), the UN migration agency, appealed for 41.4 million…

Saudi Arabia temporarily releases three detained women activists

RIYADH, March 29 (NNN-AGENCIES) — Saudi Arabia on Thursday temporarily released three out of 11 women detained last year in…

Hundreds killed, thousands wounded – A year of Gaza rallies: UN

GAZA, March 29 (NNN-AGENCIES) — Palestinians in the Gaza Strip are set to mark the one-year anniversary of the Great…

Envoy Reiterates UN Principles On Syrian Refugee Return Amid Lebanon Pressure

UNITED NATIONS, March 29 (NNN-XINHUA) — A United Nations (UN) envoy reiterated the UN principles of “safe, voluntary, and dignified return” for the Syrian refugees…

Germany adds six months to Saudi arms export ban: government

BERLIN, March 29 (NNN-AGENCIES) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel’scoalition government extended by six months an embargo on weapons exports to…