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 2017-03-23 04:59 

JPost.com

EU says summons Turkish ambassador over Erdogan comments... +
 2017-03-23 04:58 

Qatar News Agency

Omani Minister of Agriculture, FAO Director General Commends Qatar's Efforts in Agricultural Field... +

Doha, March 22 (QNA) - HE Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries of the Sultanate of Oman Dr Fuad bin Jafar bin Al Sajwani said that the fifth Qatar International Agricultural Exhibition 2017, which got underway today, reflects Qatar's successes in th...

 2017-03-23 04:49 

JPost.com

Queen Elizabeth offers deepest sympathy to victims of London attack... +
 2017-03-23 04:48 

JPost.com

British MP: Iran is trying to threaten Israel by establishing a second front in Syria... +

Labor MP Joan Ryan used the stage she was provided with at a parliamentary debate on Iranian influence in the Middle East to warn of Iran's mounting threats against the Jewish state....

 2017-03-23 04:42 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Trump speaks to British PM... +
 2017-03-23 04:35 

Press TV

Thousands of teachers call for wage hike in Argentina... +

Thousands of striking teachers hold a large rally in the Argentinian capital, Buenos Aires, to demand pay rises....

 2017-03-23 04:34 

MehrNews.com

Syrian army foils al-Nusra attempts in Damascus... +

DAMASCUS, Mar. 23 (MNA) Syrian Army and Armed Forces units repelled attempts by terrorist groups to break the siege imposed on terrorists trapped in the textiles factories north of Jobar atthe easternoutskirts ofDamascuscity....

 2017-03-23 04:32 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Jorge Fossati Hopeful of Defeating Iran in World Cup Qualifier... +

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Qatar football team head coach Jorge Fossati is optimistic of defeating Iran in the Russia 2018 Asian Qualifier....

 2017-03-23 04:29 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Iran 'harassing' American warships in Strait of Hormuz... +

U.S. Navy commanders say Iran is jeopardizing international navigation by "harassing"; warships passing through the Strait of Hormuz....

 2017-03-23 04:29 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Iran 'harassing' American warships in Strait of Hormuz ... +
 2017-03-23 04:27 

Times of Israel

New campaign aims to help fund efforts to solve murder of Jewish DNC staffer... +

Seth Rich's brother: 'We know somewhere, someone has the information on who murdered him'...

 2017-03-23 04:26 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Iran Wants Back-To-Back World Cup Qualification: Carlos Queiroz... +

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Iranian national football team's head coach Carlos Queiroz says that they are going to secure back-to-back World Cup qualification....

 2017-03-23 04:23 

Qatar News Agency

Foreign Minister Meets EU Foreign Policy Chief... +

Washington, March 22 (QNA) - HE Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani met on Wednesday with Federica Mogherini, the EU high representative for foreign affairs and security policy, on the sidelines of the ministerial meeting on ISI...

 2017-03-23 04:16 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Lots of aid for water, little to show... +

Water is such a vital entity that when its threatened, people feel the pinch immediately, Nadim Farajalla, an expert in environmental hydrology said....

 2017-03-23 04:16 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Beirut, worlds best food tourism destination... +

International travelers have discovered something that locals have known for ages: Lebanons capital is the best city in the world to eat in at least according to a New York-based travel magazine....

 2017-03-23 04:15 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Lebanon mourns veteran journalist Baalbaki... +

Former chair of the Press Federation Mohammad Baalbaki passed away Wednesday at the age of 96, prompting a flood of reactions by officials who mourned him....

 2017-03-23 04:15 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Berri: Electoral law first, salary scale second... +

Lebanon has a few weeks to adopt a new electoral law or it would be committing political suicide, Speaker Nabih Berri said Wednesday, following a meeting with lawmakers....

 2017-03-23 04:13 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

The greatest love story ever told ... +
 2017-03-23 04:13 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

The greatest love story ever told... +

The week of the tabernacles dedication: It takes a generous heart to welcome G-d into this world....

 2017-03-23 04:13 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

U.S. forces ferry Syrian Kurdish fighters behind Daesh lines... +

U.S. aircraft ferried Syrian Kurdish fighters and allied forces behind Daesh (ISIS) lines Wednesday to spearhead a major ground assault on a strategic town held by the extremist group outside its self-declared capital, Raqqa, the Pentagon said....

 2017-03-23 04:13 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Hariri and Aoun to present united front at Arab summit... +

Prime Minister Saad Hariri said Wednesday that Lebanon would present a united front during next weeks Arab Summit, dismissing concerns of rifts between him and President Michel Aoun over Hezbollahs arms....

 2017-03-23 04:13 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Four dead in vehicle, knife attack in London... +

A knife-wielding man went on a deadly rampage at the heart of Britains seat of power Wednesday, mowing down pedestrians on Londons Westminster Bridge before stabbing an armed police officer to death inside the gates of Parliament....

 2017-03-23 04:13 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Tillerson vows safe refugee areas, pressure on Daesh... +

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Wednesday the U.S. would set up interim zones of stability to help refugees return home in the next phase of the fight against Daesh (ISIS) and Al-Qaeda....

 2017-03-23 04:13 

Qatar News Agency

Foreign Minister Meets Counterparts During Ministerial Meeting on ISIS... +

Washington, March 22 (QNA) - HE Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani on Wednesday met separately with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, Romanian Foreign Minister Teodor Melescanu, Norwegian Foreign Minister Borge Brende,...

 2017-03-23 04:11 

Times of Israel

New immigrants soccer team hopes to beat Israel at its own game... +

On a monthlong winning streak, Inter Aliyah strives to be 'a team the Diaspora can identify with'...

 2017-03-23 04:10 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Shiite aid convoys enter Mosul... +

Aid convoys linked to paramilitary groups have begun making regular deliveries to Mosul districts recaptured from Daesh (ISIS), bringing much-needed relief but also fears that their Shiite backers are encroaching into the mostly Sunni city....

 2017-03-23 04:09 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Some questions, answers on restrictions for some flights to the U.S., U.K.... +

The U.S. and Britain, citing concerns about terrorist attacks, are not allowing passengers on some flights from mostly Middle Eastern and North African countries to bring laptops, tablets and certain other devices on board with them in their carry-on bags...

 2017-03-23 04:08 

Times of Israel

Jewish countertenor takes Metropolitan Opera award... +

23-year-old Aryeh Nussbaum Cohen one of six winners among the nine finalists who performed at Lincoln Center...

 2017-03-23 04:01 

Times of Israel

Netanyahu to ToIs Chinese site: I hope Beijings superb relations with Israel will affect its UN votes... +

PM says new bilateral partnership on innovation underlines China's readiness to apply Israeli technology for the benefit of its people; also says he discussed Chinese role in rail route from Asia to Israeli Mediterranean ports...

 2017-03-23 04:00 

JPost.com

Israeli-American mogul Haim Saban gets Hollywood star... +

The Egyptian-born 'Power Ranger' creator was honored with the 2,605th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame....

 2017-03-23 03:53 

Times of Israel

Longtime CEO of Boston Jewish federation, announces retirement... +

Barry Shrage says he will continue to work on 'issues of greatest concern to our community'...

 2017-03-23 03:46 

JPost.com

UK's May: London attacker was British-born, known to authorities... +
 2017-03-23 03:45 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

McCain: North Korean leader a 'crazy fat kid'... +

Arizona Senator says China the only one who can control Kim Jong-Un....

 2017-03-23 03:45 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

McCain: North Korean leader a 'crazy fat kid' ... +
 2017-03-23 03:41 

Times of Israel

Power Rangers creator Saban hits out at Trump... +

Israeli-American billionaire says president's efforts against immigrants are 'not who we are as Americans'...

 2017-03-23 03:33 

JPost.com

Israeli clocks to spring forward overnight to daylight savings time... +

At 2 a.m. on Friday, clocks will jump ahead one hour to 3 a.m....

 2017-03-23 03:32 

JPost.com

UK spy chief says agency fully mobilized after London attack... +
 2017-03-23 03:27 

JPost.com

Ten Egyptian soldiers killed in Sinai fighting... +

Security forces also killed 15 people and arrested seven others during a raid which targeted "highly dangerous terrorists" in the central Sinai area....

 2017-03-23 03:16 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Tillerson: ISIS leader's death a matter of time... +

Secretary of State says death of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is imminent....

 2017-03-23 03:16 

Qatar News Agency

Foreign Minister Participates in Paris Group Meeting... +

Washington, March 22 (QNA) - HE Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani participated Wednesday in the Paris group meeting on Syria at the French embassy in Washington.The meeting reviewed developments in Syria and means of cooperat...

 2017-03-23 03:16 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Tillerson: ISIS leader's death a matter of time ... +
 2017-03-23 03:11 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

UK won't change terror threat level after attack: PM... +

Britain will not change its terrorism threat level despite an attack in London on Wednesday which left three people and the assailant dead, Prime Minister Theresa May said....

 2017-03-23 02:59 

Qatar News Agency

Foreign Minister of Qatar Participates in Meeting of Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS... +

Washington, March 22 (QNA) - HE Foreign Minister of Qatar Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani participated Wednesday in the Ministerial Plenary for the Global Coalition Working to Defeat ISIS, after receiving an invitation from US Secretary of S...

 2017-03-23 02:54 

JPost.com

UK antisemitism watchdog urges Jewish community to be 'calm, vigilant' after London attack... +

Jewish groups respond to Wednesday's deadly incident in which three people were killed by an attacker in the English city....

 2017-03-23 02:54 

Qatar News Agency

Moldova Parliament Speaker Meets Qatar's Ambassador... +

Chisinau, March 22 (QNA) - Moldovan Parliament Speaker Andrian Candu on Wednesday met HE Qatar's Ambassador to Moldova Mohammed Ali Al Malki.The meeting reviewed bilateral relations and means of boosting and developing them in addition to issues of ...

 2017-03-23 02:48 

Qatar News Agency

Fossati Confident Qatar Can Beat Iran... +

Doha, March 22 (QNA) - Qatar national football team coach Jorge Fossati has reiterated his confidence in his side to put in a strong performance and securing a win when they take on Iran Thursday in the sixth round of the 2018 World Cup qualifiers.S...

 2017-03-23 02:47 

JPost.com

Iran's Rouhani to visit Russia on March 27-28 - Kremlin... +
 2017-03-23 02:44 

JPost.com

Turkey summons Russian envoy after soldier shot from Kurdish-held Syria... +
 2017-03-23 02:44 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

BDS accuses Israel of repression... +

BDS movement blasts Israel after its leader was arrested over alleged tax fraud....

 2017-03-23 02:44 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

BDS accuses Israel of repression ... +

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