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Houthis Escalate Suppression Against Women

Houthis Escalate Suppression Against Women

The Houthi militia increased its suppression against women in Sanaa, and other areas under its control, amid several accusations of local and international parties accusing the group of escalating its repressive campaigns and committing numerous attacks against Yemenis. The Yemeni Network for Ri

Arab League Denounces Israeli Escalation in Palestine

Arab League Denounces Israeli Escalation in Palestine

The Arab League (AL) has condemned the recent Israeli escalation in Palestine. Arab League Secretary-General Ahmed Aboul Gheit warned in a press release on Wednesday against targeting and killing Palestinians in cold blood. He called on the international community to intervene to protect the c

Israel Kills 2 Palestinians, Including Militant Leader, in West Bank

Israeli forces killed two Palestinian militants during an arrest raid Thursday in the occupied West Bank, according to the military and the Islamic Jihad militant group. The Palestinian Health Ministry identified the men as Naeem Jamal Zubaidi, 27, and Mohammad Ayman Saadi, 26 and said they were

Syria Steps up Fuel Rationing as Shortages Hit Mobile Network 

Syria Steps up Fuel Rationing as Shortages Hit Mobile Network 

Syria announced cuts on Tuesday to the amount of fuel it provides to government workers to help cope with shortages that have led a number of mobile phone towers to go offline.  Prime Minister Hussein Arnous ordered a 40% reduction in the amount of fuel provided to government workers and restrict

Lenderking Discusses Peace Efforts in Yemen with Omani Officials 

Lenderking Discusses Peace Efforts in Yemen with Omani Officials 

US Special Envoy for Yemen Tim Lenderking held talks with Omani officials in Muscat efforts to support peace in neighboring Yemen.  He held talks with Sheikh Khalifa Ali Al Harthy, Undersecretary of the Foreign Ministry for Diplomatic Affairs, reported the Sultanate’s state news agency (ONA). 

SDF in Syria Wants 'Stronger' US Warning for Türkiye

SDF in Syria Wants 'Stronger' US Warning for Türkiye

The head of the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces said on Tuesday he still feared a Turkish ground invasion despite US assurances and has demanded a "stronger" message from Washington after seeing unprecedented Turkish deployments along the border.

4 Palestinians Killed by Israeli Fire in Occupied West Bank

4 Palestinians Killed by Israeli Fire in Occupied West Bank

A Palestinian man on Tuesday rammed his car into an Israeli woman, seriously injuring her, before he was shot dead by Israeli police in the occupied West Bank. He was the fourth Palestinian killed in a series of violent incidents throughout the day.

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