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 2020-11-26 16:52 

Oman Observer

Ethiopian prime minister orders 'final' offensive...

ADDIS ABABA: Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Thursday ordered Ethiopia's army to launch a "final" offensive against Tigray's dissident leaders The post Ethiopian prime minister orders 'final' offensive appeared first on Oman Observer ...

 2020-11-26 16:52 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

Commander-in-Chief inspects BDF unit...
 2020-11-26 16:51 

SABA News

[ Yemen ]

Aggression's air forces attack Marib, Sana'a...

MARIB, Nov. 26 (Saba) A bout 13 strikes on Thursday hit different areas of Marib and Sana'a provinces, a security official told Saba....

 2020-11-26 16:51 

Al Arabiya

France will arrange aid conference for Lebanon by video in December...

France will host a video conference on December 2 with international partners to discuss humanitarian aid for Lebanon, three sources aware of the matter s...

 2020-11-26 16:48 

Ynetnews

France to arrange aid conference for Lebanon by video on Dec. 2...
 2020-11-26 16:48 

Oman Observer

Bayern, Man City through to last 16...

PARIS: Robert Lewandowski set Bayern Munich on the way to a 3-1 Champions League win over Salzburg on Wednesday as The post Bayern, Man City through to last 16 appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2020-11-26 16:46 

Oman Observer

From Syria to Covid frontline, stateless scientist sets sights on vaccine...

Emma Batha Ask scientist Nowras Rahhal about his cutting-edge work on a COVID-19 vaccine and he is eager to explain The post From Syria to Covid frontline, stateless scientist sets sights on vaccine appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2020-11-26 16:46 

Oman Observer

A different 'super spreader': FB struggles with election disinfo...

JULIE JAMMOT The US presidential election is finished: votes cast, the transition — though delayed — begun. But on Facebook, The post A different 'super spreader': FB struggles with election disinfo appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2020-11-26 16:46 

Al Jazeera

Infographic: The life of Diego Maradona...

The life and career of Argentine football legend Diego Maradona, who has died at the age of 60....

 2020-11-26 16:45 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Israeli MK congratulates father on Canadian envoy nomination...

Blue & White MK congratulates father on appointment as Canada's special envoy on preserving Holocaust remembrance & combating anti-Semitism....

 2020-11-26 16:43 

Times of Israel

EU anti-terror chief warns video games used to spread extremism, prepare attacks...

Gilles de Kerchove says gaming sector used by terrorists to communicate and launder money; says extremists made games whose goal is shooting Arabs or George SorosGilles de Kerchove says gaming sector used by terrorists to communicate and launder money; sa...

 2020-11-26 16:42 

Ynetnews

AstraZeneca CEO says co likely to run new global trial on COVID-19 vaccine...
 2020-11-26 16:38 

Saudi Press Agency

Five nations unite to launch the Digital Cooperation Organization to Realize a Digital Future for All...
 2020-11-26 16:37 

Times of Israel

War monitor claims Israeli strike killed at least 19 pro-Iran fighters in Syria...

Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says attack in Deir el-Zour province mainly targeted Pakistani gunmen; state media makes no immediate mention of any incidentSyrian Observatory for Human Rights says attack in Deir el-Zour province mainly targeted Pakis...

 2020-11-26 16:35 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Diplomacy only way to save JCPOA: Pakistan...

Islamabad, Nov 26, IRNA -- Pakistan Foreign Ministry spokesperson stressing the need for an interactive approach to de-escalate tensions in the region, said that Islamabad supports engagement with the Islamic Republic of Iran to save the Joint Comprehensi...

 2020-11-26 16:35 

Al Jazeera

France leads push for EU sanctions on Turkey...

Greece also says Turkey has refused to take action to avoid EU sanctions over Mediterranean gas exploration dispute....

 2020-11-26 16:34 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

HM King issues decree 71/2020...
 2020-11-26 16:32 

Ynetnews

Sudan's former PM Sadiq al-Mahdi dies from coronavirus...
 2020-11-26 16:29 

Gulf Times

[ International ]

Ethiopia to launch 'final phase' of offensive in Tigray region, says PM...

The Ethiopian military will begin the "final phase" of an offensive in the northern Tigray region, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said on Thursday, after an ultimatum expired for Tigrayan forces to surrender....

 2020-11-26 16:29 

Gulf Times

[ Qatar ]

Qatar calls for condemnation of illegal coercive measures imposed by blockading countries...

The State of Qatar called for condemning the unlawful unilateral coercive measures imposed by the blockading countries and pointed out that the application of unilateral coercive measures ......

 2020-11-26 16:28 

Al Arabiya

US-sanctioned Hezbollah's Qard al-Hasan installs ATMs, violating Lebanon's fiscal law...

US-sanctioned Hezbollah's non-governmental organization Qard al-Hassan has installed multiple ATMs over the past month in areas controlled by the Iran-back...

 2020-11-26 16:19 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

1,792 students diagnosed with virus, 27 schools closed...

1,792 students have tested positive for COVID-19 along with 496 teaching staff members. 27 schools and 226 kindergartens temporarily closed....

 2020-11-26 16:17 

Ynetnews

Saudi launches digital cooperation organization with Mideast neighbors, Pakistan...
 2020-11-26 16:13 

Al Arabiya

Coronavirus: New tight restrictions force continued closure of UK's pubs, restaurants...

Most people in England will continue to face tight restrictions on socializing and business after a nationwide lockdown ends next week, with pubs and resta...

 2020-11-26 16:12 

Ynetnews

Submarine affair state witness to consider testifying in inquiry committee...
 2020-11-26 16:08 

Al Jazeera

It is time to decolonise the World Bank and the IMF...

These institutions, designed with colonial principles in mind, remain largely colonial in character to this day....

 2020-11-26 16:00 

Oman Observer

EasyJet says domestic bookings rise as England lockdown ends...

LONDON: British airline easyJet said domestic bookings for December had risen significantly this week compared to last week after news The post EasyJet says domestic bookings rise as England lockdown ends appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2020-11-26 16:00 

Haaretz Daily

Mike Pompeo, Messiah of the BDS movement...

The Israel boycott movement is a dismal failure, but the hard-right in the U.S. and Israel is determined to keep it alive. And Pompeo has excellent reasons to join this illusory crusade...

 2020-11-26 16:00 

MehrNews.com

Brigade allied with Saudi coalition join Yemeni army...

TEHRAN, Nov. 26 (MNA) The Sixth Brigade of the Border Guards under the command of the resigned Yemeni government joined the Yemeni army and Ansarullah....

 2020-11-26 15:59 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

First autumn snow in Tabriz in NW of Iran...

The first autumn snow in November has covered Tabriz, East Azarbaijan Province on Thursday. November 26, 2020. IRNA/ Maryam Yousefi...

 2020-11-26 15:58 

Oman Observer

Comet from the sky...

The cliched comparison between madness and genius is an age old one but one has witnessed the personification of that The post Comet from the sky appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2020-11-26 15:58 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Law to commemorate victims of the Inquisition submitted to the Knesset...

MK Michal Cotler-Wunsh submits bill to make Nov. 1, the anniversary of the Spanish Inquisition, a day to remember the victims....

 2020-11-26 15:57 

Haaretz Daily

Americans defy pandemic, political leaders to travel for Thanksgiving...

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden joined in the calls for safety, urging people to forgo big family gatherings, wear protective masks and maintain social distancing...

 2020-11-26 15:57 

Kuwait News Agency

Two Indian security personnel killed in Jammu, Kashmir militant attack...

NEW DELHI, Nov 26 (KUNA) -- Indian police sources said on Thursday that two security men were killed in a militant attack on a quick reaction team of the Indian army in Jammu and Kashmir as the nation paid tributes to the victims of 2008 Mumbai terror att...

 2020-11-26 15:49 

JPost.com

Vilna Gaon 300th anniversary medal presented to President Reuven Rivlin...

"We must all stand up to those who spread hatred because we know that it never ends just with words," said Rivlin....

 2020-11-26 15:47 

Press TV

UAE halts new visas to citizens of 13 mostly Muslim states...

The United Arab Emirate (UAE) has stopped issuing new visas to citizens of 13 mostly Muslim countries including Turkey, Lebanon, Iran, Syria and Somalia....

 2020-11-26 15:46 

Press TV

Israel frees Palestinian who went on 103-day hunger strike...

Israel releases Palestinian administrative detainee Maher al-Akhras, who was on hunger strike for more than 100 days, to protest his detention without charge....

 2020-11-26 15:46 

Al Arabiya

Argentines line the streets to mourn fallen football hero Maradona...

Argentines lined up in the streets of Buenos Aires on Thursday to say goodbye to soccer great Diego Maradona, whose casket lay in state at the Casa Rosada...

 2020-11-26 15:46 

Saudi Press Agency

On behalf of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, Governor of Riyadh Region to Patronize Annual Grand Horse Race Tomorrow...
 2020-11-26 15:45 

Press TV

Ethiopia to begin final phase of offensive against major rebel-held city...

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed says the military will begin the final phase of a full-scale offensive in the northern Tigray region, where rebel forces have missed Addis Ababa's deadline to surrender....

 2020-11-26 15:45 

Al Arabiya

Coronavirus: Moscow ready for mass COVID-19 vaccinations, awaiting supplies: Mayor...

Moscow is ready for a mass vaccination against COVID-19 and is currently awaiting large supplies of vaccine, its Mayor Sergei Sobyanin said on Thursday.Sob...

 2020-11-26 15:43 

Bahrain News Agency

Bahrain All Share Index gains 5.9 points...
 2020-11-26 15:42 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Biden seeks unity as Trump stokes fading embers of campaign...

On a day of grace and grievance, President-elect Joe Biden summoned Americans to join in common purpose against the coronavirus pandemic and their political divisions while the man he will replace stoked the fading embers of his campaign to "turn the ...

 2020-11-26 15:41 

JPost.com

PA foreign min. calls on new US leadership to intervene in peace process...
 2020-11-26 15:41 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

'Eternal' Maradona's death plunges Argentina, football into mourning...

Millions of fans paid tribute and Argentina was sent into mourning on Wednesday as Diego Maradona, one of the greatest footballers of all time, died aged 60 after years of drug and alcohol problems....

 2020-11-26 15:40 

Al Jazeera

Top US court blocks NY coronavirus limits on houses of worship...

Court's action could push New York to re-evaluate its restrictions on houses of worship in designated virus hot spots....

 2020-11-26 15:37 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

MK Barkat on Hebron visit: 'Embarking on a sacred mission'...

During his tour of Hebron, Barkat revealed his plan for economic and settlement development of the Jewish community in Judea & Samaria....

 2020-11-26 15:36 

i24 News

Turkey jails 475 for life over failed 2016 coup...
 2020-11-26 15:36 

Al Jazeera

Mexican economy beats growth estimates, but faces long road ahead...

A surge in manufacturing tied to US demand helps the country regain some of its lost output....

 2020-11-26 15:33 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Flydubai launches first scheduled Dubai-Tel Aviv flight...

Budget airline flydubai on Thursday launched direct flights to Tel Aviv, the first scheduled commercial service between the two cities, following the normalisation of ties between the UAE and Israel....

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