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 2017-03-20 17:02 

Qatar News Agency

HH the Emir Meets Arab League Secretary General... +

Doha, March 20 (QNA) - HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani met here Monday at the Emiri Diwan office with Arab League Secretary General Ahmed Aboul Gheit and his accompanying delegation.During the meeting, the Arab League Secretary General b...

 2017-03-20 17:00 

Ynetnews

Europe's attitude toward Turkey anti-democratic, deputy PM says... +

ISTANBULThe attitude of European countries toward Turkey is anti-democratic and against European values and human rights, Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmus said on Monday. In a news conference broadcast live on television, Kurtulmus also lashe...

 2017-03-20 17:00 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Report: A-G to try cop who attacked Ethiopian soldier... +
 2017-03-20 16:59 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Reason for demonstrations: Arrest of haredi draft dodgers... +

Dozens of Jerusalem Faction members demonstrate at Jerusalem, Beit Dagan and Reem junctions. Police dispersed demonstrators....

 2017-03-20 16:58 

Press TV

People in Tajikistan observe traditions to celebrate Nowruz... +

People in Tajikistan are marking the beginning of spring or Nowruz by observing special rituals....

 2017-03-20 16:57 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Jahan Nama Garden: An Old Gardens in Shiraz... +

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Jahan Nama Garden is one of the oldest gardens of Shiraz which located in specific tourist area and among the tomb of Hafez, Khajoo ye Kermani, National Garden, Cradle of vision, National Library of documents in the east side of Hafez St...

 2017-03-20 16:56 

JPost.com

German BDS events canceled in Frankfurt and Bonn... +

Jewish community and Wiesenthal Center welcome the decisions in Bonn and Frankfurt....

 2017-03-20 16:54 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Six people still missing following Sundays seiche incident in Dayyer... +

Bushehr, March 20, IRNA Six people are still unaccounted for, following Sundays seiche incident in the Iranian southern port city of Dayyer located 200 kilometers South of the provincial capital Bushehr....

 2017-03-20 16:53 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Registration for Iran's City Councils Elections Begins... +

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Iran on Monday started to register candidates for the countrys 5th City and Village Councils elections slated for May....

 2017-03-20 16:53 

Qatar News Agency

HH the Emir Receives Written Message from Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques... +

Doha, March 20 (QNA) - HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani has received a written message from the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia, pertaining to the existing fraternal relations between the...

 2017-03-20 16:51 

Al Arabiya

Syria Kurds say will get training from Russian forces... +

Russiarsquo;s military will train Kurdish forces in Syria, the militiarsquo;s spokesman said Monday, in Moscowrsquo;s first agreement of its kind...

 2017-03-20 16:51 

Times of Israel

Mel Gibson now donates to Holocaust survivors... +

Movie star, known for drunken anti-Semitic rant and promoting the idea that the Jews killed Jesus in 'The Passion of the Christ,' helps fund the Survivor Mitzvah Project...

 2017-03-20 16:51 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

UNESCO exhibit linking Jews with Israel to Argentina... +
 2017-03-20 16:50 

Gulf Times

Bill Gates again world's richest man; Trump slips... +

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates once again topped the Forbes magazine list of the world's richest billionaires, while US President Donald Trump slipped more than 200 spots, the magazine said Monday....

 2017-03-20 16:50 

Al Jazeera

FBI: No information to support Trump wiretap claim... +

FBI Director James Comey also tells members of Congress there is an active investigation looking into Russian spying....

 2017-03-20 16:46 

Times of Israel

FBI probes Russia role in US presidential elections... +

Agency chief says no information to support Trumps claim that former president Obama wiretapped Trump Tower...

 2017-03-20 16:45 

Gulf Times

'Israel bias' row enters UN rights council stage... +

A United Nations rights expert issued a blistering criticism of Israel's policies on Monday, deepening a row over alleged anti-Israel bias within the UN following US pressure....

 2017-03-20 16:43 

Press TV

UN seeks probe into refugee boat attack off Yemens coast... +

The United Nations has called for an inquiry into last week's attack on a boat off Yemen's coast that killed 44 people, mostly Somali refugees....

 2017-03-20 16:43 

JPost.com

Knesset forces first responders dispute into arbitration... +

The Magen David Adom/United Hatzalah imbroglio may soon reach an end....

 2017-03-20 16:42 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Answer to Hezbollah: Comprehensive air defense to be operational ... +
 2017-03-20 16:41 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Nuclear secret-leaker claims Israel 'hounding' him ... +
 2017-03-20 16:40 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Answer to Hezbollah: Comprehensive air defense to be operational... +

In two weeks Magic Wand becomes operational, to provide enhanced security to threats against Israel at nationwide level....

 2017-03-20 16:37 

Kuwait News Agency

Cabinet instructs nat'l cybersecurity center to be established... +
 2017-03-20 16:37 

Kuwait News Agency

Japan, Russia agree to work on N. Korean provocations... +
 2017-03-20 16:36 

Kuwait News Agency

Corporate governance essential to sectors protection - Min.... +
 2017-03-20 16:36 

Kuwait News Agency

EU reiterates PKK as terrorist group... +
 2017-03-20 16:36 

Times of Israel

Liberman says Israel not looking to intervene in Syria... +

Defense minister says 'we have no intention of changing our policy' regarding airstrikes following incident last week...

 2017-03-20 16:36 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Paris police search financial prosecutor's HQ after threat... +

Paris police are searching for possible explosives at the headquarters of the national financial prosecutor after a phone-in bomb threat...

 2017-03-20 16:35 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Nuclear secret-leaker claims Israel 'hounding' him ... +

Mordechai Vanunu confident he will not serve in prison again, says restrictions on him unnecessary as he has not been in plant in 30 years....

 2017-03-20 16:34 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Likud source: PM declined all corporation outlines... +
 2017-03-20 16:27 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Finance Minister says no taxes to burden people, supports salary hike... +

Finance Minister Ali Hasan Khalil Monday insisted on the approval of the new wage hike for public employees, denying that any tax hikes would target the poor and low income families...

 2017-03-20 16:24 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

ZAKA and MDA sign cooperation pact ... +
 2017-03-20 16:24 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Almost half of Canadians want illegal border crossers deported: Reuters poll... +

Nearly half of Canadians want to deport people who are illegally crossing into Canada from the United States, and a similar number disapprove of how Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is handling the influx, according to a Reuters/Ipsos opinion poll released o...

 2017-03-20 16:21 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Barak: Netanyahu is weak and investigated... +

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