12 November 2017 Tarihinde Eklenen Konular
12 November 2017 23:32
More than a dozen civilians have been killed and several others have sustained injuries when the US-led coalition purportedly fighting the Daesh Takfiri terrorist group carried out separate aerial attacks in Syria’s eastern province of Dayr al-Zawr as well as the northeastern province of Hasakah.
Syria’s official news agency, SANA, reported that 10 civilians lost their lives when US-led military aircraft bombarded al-Duwaiji village in the...
12 November 2017 23:30
Lebanese President Michel Aoun says Prime Minister Saad Hariri, who announced his resignation in a broadcast from Saudi Arabia, is living in “mysterious circumstances” with restricted freedom in Riyadh.
Aoun said Hariri was living in “mysterious circumstances” in Riyadh, which had “reached the degree of restricting (his) freedom” and Riyadh had imposed "conditions on his residency and on contact with him even...
12 November 2017 23:29
A recent report has revealed that several hundred US Marines are currently building a new American base in Iraq’s western province of Anbar as government forces, supported by allied fighters from Popular Mobilization Units, are driving the extremists out of their last redoubt in the country.
Arabic-language Baghdad News website, citing a report published by Israeli military intelligence website, DEBKAfile, said the...
12 November 2017 23:27
US President Donald Trump has met with his Philippine counterpart Rodrigo Duterte in Manila, as hundreds of angry people took to the streets of the capital to protest the US military presence in their country.
Duterte greeted Trump, who was attending a gala celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)—China, Russia, Japan, Canada, South Korea, India,...
12 November 2017 23:25
The Bahraini judiciary says it will try prominent Shia cleric and opposition figure Sheikh Ali Salman later this month on a charge of “spying” for neighboring Qatar.
The Bahraini Public Prosecutor's Office said in a statement on Sunday that Salman, the secretary-general of the country’s now-dissolved al-Wefaq National Islamic Society, would be tried alongside two of his colleagues, Hassan Sultan and Ali Mahdi. The trial...
12 November 2017 23:22
A recent round of armed clashes between rival Libyan factions have left nearly 30 people dead as a local human rights group recovers bodies bearing gunshot wounds and signs of torture at the site of the confrontation near the capital Tripoli.
Libya’s National Commission for Human Rights (NCHR) said Sunday that locals had found 28 bodies near a road in the...
12 November 2017 23:21
An earthquake measuring 7.3 on the Richter Scale has hit northern part of Iraq near border with Iran, the US Geological Survey (USGS) says.
The quake happened on Sunday, 103 kilometers (64 miles) southeast of the Iraqi Kurdish city of Sulaymaniyah, it added.
The USGS initially reported that the quake was of a 7.2 magnitude but later revised it to 7.3.
An Iraqi meteorology...
12 November 2017 23:20
Yemen’s Houthi Ansarullah movement has threatened that it could strike warships and oil tankers of the Saudi-led coalition in retaliation for the blockade the military alliance has imposed on the Yemeni ports, particularly the southwestern port of Hudaydah.
“The battleships and oil tankers of the aggression and their movements will not be safe from the fire of Yemeni naval forces if...
12 November 2017 23:19
The Arab League is set to hold an extraordinary meeting of foreign ministers in Cairo next week at the request of Saudi Arabia amid tensions with Iran and Qatar.
According to a document shown to AFP by diplomats, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) supported the Saudi request, which was also approved by Djibouti, the current chair of the pan-Arab bloc.
12 November 2017 23:18
Lebanon’s Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri claims he is not being held captive in Saudi Arabia and will be returning to his country in the next few days.
Hariri made the remarks on Sunday during an interview with the Lebanese TV channel Future TV.
He further said that his resignation had been given in the interest of Lebanon, and that the country may...