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Yemen Files Complaint to Lebanese Foreign Ministry over Minister’s Remarks on War

Yemen Files Complaint to Lebanese Foreign Ministry over Minister’s Remarks on War

Yemen’s Foreign Minister Ahmed bin Awad bin Mubarak said on Tuesday his country’s ambassador to Beirut had filed a complaint to Lebanese Foreign Ministry in wake of Information Minister George Kordahi’s remarks about the Yemen war. Kordahi’s statements contradict the clear Lebanese official stanc

EU Expresses Interest in Strengthening Water Cooperation with Cairo

EU Expresses Interest in Strengthening Water Cooperation with Cairo

Ambassador Christian Berger, head of the European Union delegation to Egypt, expressed the EU’s interest in strengthening cooperation with Cairo in the water sector. Berger stressed that the EU attaches great importance to water and the utilization of natural resources and has responded to the ch

‘Iranian Missile’ Launched in Syria Targets Israeli Warplane

Israeli authorities on Tuesday permitted the publishing of news on an Iran-made missile targeting an Israeli plane that was missioned to attack several locations in Syria.

Former Tunisian Agriculture Minister Held Over Suspicion of Graft

Former Tunisian Agriculture Minister Held Over Suspicion of Graft

A former Tunisian agriculture minister and seven other ex-officials have been detained on suspicion of corruption, judicial authorities said, the latest move against graft that has hampered economic reform efforts. Since President Kais Saied dismissed parliament and seized near total control of t

Israel Holds Air Force Drill with UAE Visit

Israel Holds Air Force Drill with UAE Visit

Chief of Israeli Air Force operations Amir Lazar has said that Israel’s largest-ever air force exercise, which kicked off Tuesday “doesn’t focus on Iran.” Lazar said Tehran remains Israel’s top strategic threat and at the center of much of its military planning.

US, UN Sanction Libyan over Abuse of Migrants

US, UN Sanction Libyan over Abuse of Migrants

The United States and the United Nations imposed sanctions on a Libyan accused of abuses of migrants. The United States said Tuesday it was freezing any assets and criminalizing any transactions with Osama Al Kuni Ibrahim, described as the manager of the Al-Nasr detention center in Zawiyah, some

Sudan’s Aviation Authority Suspends Flights until Oct. 30

Sudan’s Aviation Authority Suspends Flights until Oct. 30

Sudan’s civil aviation authority on Tuesday suspended all flights to and from Khartoum international airport until Saturday, the airport said. The head of the civil aviation authority told Reuters that the suspension was due to the current events in the country. Ibrahim Adlan said Sudanese air

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