20 March 2010 Tarihinde Eklenen Konular
20 March 2010 23:04
Tens of thousands of Indonesians hit the streets of capital Jakarta on Saturday in support of the holy Aqsa Mosque in occupied Jerusalem in face of the Israeli attacks on the holy site.
Around 100,000 supporters of the Prosperous Justice Party (PKS), a member of the ruling coalition, exploded onto the streets of the capital, declaring that Palestinians are not alone...
20 March 2010 17:05
Zionist forces detained over 250 Palestinians during last week's clashes in East Jerusalem, the de facto Ministry of Detainees and Ex-detainees Affairs reported Saturday.
The ministry said more than 30 minors under the age of 14 were detained, as well as a number of journalists who were covering the protests, which came after Zionist entity finished renovating the Hurva synagogue in...
20 March 2010 16:06
Hamas denied sending a message with American congressman Jack Shepherd to Cairo giving up its remarks on the Palestinian national reconciliation.
The movement in a press release on Saturday said, "There are no American mediators between us and the brothers in Egypt, and we are capable of sending our messages to them directly".
Shepherd had visited Gaza Strip on Wednesday and left...
20 March 2010 10:57
Russian diplomats say Moscow and Washington are to sign a new nuclear disarmament treaty in early April in the Czech capital Prague.
The Russian daily newspaper Kommersant quoted a diplomatic source on Saturday as saying that the accord would be signed in Prague, as the US side had rejected Kiev as a venue.
"The new nuclear disarmament treaty is ready,"...
20 March 2010 10:54
A Lebanese military judge has filed a lawsuit against four people on charges of collaborating with the Israeli regime.
The suspects have reportedly been giving information on military sites, civilians and Hezbollah officials.
This is while Beirut complains of Israel carrying out reconnaissance flights over Lebanon almost on a daily basis.
In February, the Lebanese army arrested six people, including...
20 March 2010 10:01
The Middle East sees more demonstrations as Muslims join hands to voice protest against Israeli violations in Palestine, despite a policy of silence adopted by their governments.
Crowds of Palestinian refugees staged a demonstration in southern Damascus late on Friday to protest Tel Aviv's refusal to heed international calls to halt its illegal settlement construction work in occupied East Jerusalem...
20 March 2010 9:58
US commanders in Afghanistan are planning to deploy about 2,500 more troops to the North of the country due to what they describe as concerns about an increasing Taliban presence there.
The "tentative" plan includes trainers for Afghan security forces as well as possible joint military operations with German forces already in the area. The purpose of the joint operations...
20 March 2010 8:02
Seven more banks have been shut down in the United States, bringing the number of bank failures there to 37 so far this year amid unemployment and bad debts.
The closures took place in the states of Alabama, Georgia, Utah, Ohio, and Minnesota, The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp (FDIC) said Friday.
According to the FDIC, the Advanta Bank Corp of...
20 March 2010 7:14
Fresh clashes are reported between Palestinian demonstrators and Israeli security forces in the West Bank and East Jerusalem (al-Quds) as Gaza brims with anti-Israeli rallies.
Palestinian demonstrators took to streets following the weekly Friday prayers in the Shuafat refugee camp north of the Old City, where Israel has recently reopened a synagogue.
The demonstrators, who were protesting unrelenting settlement expansions...
20 March 2010 6:10
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad says holding a referendum is the best way to decide on a government bill that aims to regulate subsidies.
Speaking in a televised interview on Friday, the Iranian president proposed holding a referendum to resolve a dispute over a major economic reform plan which will scrap costly subsidies on energy and goods, seeking to reduce government...