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Damascus, Rojava Race over Jazeera's Wheat Crops

Damascus, Rojava Race over Jazeera's Wheat Crops

Damascus and the Autonomous Administration of North and East Syria (Rojava) have entered the race to buy wheat grown in Syria’s part of the Jazeera.

G7: Resumption of Economic Support to Sudan Hinges on Restoration of Civilian-Led Govt

G7: Resumption of Economic Support to Sudan Hinges on Restoration of Civilian-Led Govt

The G7 has urged the active politicians in Sudan to agree on key negotiation issues in order to restore civil rule. “We continue to call for a return to a civilian-led transition towards an inclusive democracy and peace after the military takeover on 25 October 2021. “Restoration of a credible

Egypt Presidential Pardon Committee Paves Way for Release of 1,000 Detainees

Members of Egypt's Presidential Pardon Committee are looking into the cases of over 1,000 detainees ahead of their release. The committee was set up to address various cases, including those of political and rights activists and journalists. Last month, President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi expressed

Clashes Force Libya’s Bashagha from Tripoli after Brief Attempt to Enter

Clashes Force Libya’s Bashagha from Tripoli after Brief Attempt to Enter

Clashes rocked Libya's capital early on Tuesday as the parliament-appointed prime minister, Fathi Bashagha, tried to take over government there but was forced back out by a rival administration that refuses to cede power. Bashagha entered Tripoli overnight after two months of stalemate between Li

First Yemeni Flight Departs Sanaa to Amman

First Yemeni Flight Departs Sanaa to Amman

The first commercial flight in six years took off from Yemen’s Sanaa on Monday as part of the two-month nationwide truce. The flight by national carrier Yemenia - also known as Yemen Airways - was bound for Jordan’s capital of Amman.

Egypt: Opposition Parties Coordinate Demands to Achieve Political Reform

Egypt: Opposition Parties Coordinate Demands to Achieve Political Reform

Opposition parties in Egypt have begun coordinating to announce a unified position on their demands for “political reform.” Last month, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi tasked the Youth National Conference, which operates under the umbrella of the Egyptian presidency’s National Training A

Blinken Offers Condolences to Abu Akleh Family, Calls for Credible Probe into her Death

Blinken Offers Condolences to Abu Akleh Family, Calls for Credible Probe into her Death

US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken called for an "immediate and credible investigation" into the circumstances of the killing of Palestinian-US journalist Shireen Abu Akleh. Blinken announced that he spoke to Shireen's brother during his flight Saturday to Berlin, where he participated in a me

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