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 2017-10-18 21:31 

Ynetnews

State agrees to evacuate squatters from house of the Patriarchs... +

In its response to the High Court of Justice, the state ruled that the settlers squatting in the house of the Patriarchs in Hebron should evacuate it. In response, members of the movement who began the process of purchasing the house claimed that "the...

 2017-10-18 21:27 

Bahrain News Agency

HM the King congratulates Al-Iman Schools... +
 2017-10-18 21:27 

Bahrain News Agency

HRH Crown Prince congratulates Iman School... +
 2017-10-18 21:25 

Kuwait News Agency

Second US federal judge blocks Trump's travel ban... +
 2017-10-18 21:22 

JPost.com

IDF seizes terror funds, arrests wanted suspected in West Bank raid... +
 2017-10-18 21:19 

Al Arabiya

Saudi human rights society condemns Qatar's actions toward al-Thani sheikhs... +

Saudi Arabiarsquo;s National Society for Human Rights has condemned Qatari authorities freezing Sheikh Abdullah Bin Ali Al-Thani and Sheikh Sultan...

 2017-10-18 21:19 

Times of Israel

Al-Qaeda set to gain as Islamic State disintegrates... +

Under pressure from US-led coalition and Russian-backed Syrian troops, fleeing battle-hardened jihadists may return to bin Laden strategy of attacking WestUnder pressure from US-led coalition and Russian-backed Syrian troops, fleeing battle-hardened jihad...

 2017-10-18 21:18 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

US-Backed Fighters Clearing War Remnants in Syria's Raqqa... +

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The spokesman for US-backed forces fighting Daesh (also known as ISIS or ISIL) militants in Syria says the fighters are removing land mines and clearing main roads in the city of Raqqa, a day after they announced it was captured....

 2017-10-18 21:14 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Excavations underway on both sides of the Lebanese-Israeli border... +

Bulldozers worked along the Lebanese-Israeli border Wednesday, digging out some areas and cleaning waterways....

 2017-10-18 21:13 

Haaretz Daily

Tel Aviv Stock Exchange closes with fourth consecutive gain... +

Business in Brief | Wobi CEO inexplicably axed by parent company White Mountains Insurance Frutarom acquires Thai flavors company Protalix shares skyrocket after inking of deal with Italian pharmaceutical giant...

 2017-10-18 21:13 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Khamenei says Iran will 'shred' nuclear deal if US quits it... +

* Tehran would stick with deal if other signatories do * Iranian Supreme Leader calls Trump a "brute" * Says won't waste time on Trump's "rants and whoppers" * Trump decertified Iranian compliance with deal last week * Says 2015 de...

 2017-10-18 21:09 

FARS News Agency

Total Destruction: Raqqa Left in Ruins after Battle between ISIL and US-Backed SDF Forces... +

TEHRAN FNA - Raqqa was reduced to rubble in the wake of a final showdown between US-backed SDF forces and the ISIL terrorists. The city has been turned into a deserted wasteland after about 3,000 US bombs were dropped on it. VIDEO...

 2017-10-18 21:09 

FARS News Agency

Iran: Cartoon Exhibition in Tehran Mocks Trump's 'Arabian Gulf' Gaffe... +

TEHRAN FNA - The Persian Gulf Forever, an exhibition of Iranian cartoons mocking Trump after he misnamed the Persian Gulf as the 'Arabian Gulf', opened in Tehran on Tuesday. VIDEO...

 2017-10-18 21:08 

Haaretz Daily

Israeli startup aiming to combine Uber and Tesla in the sky wins U.S. competition... +

TechNation: Google to offer advanced protection to govt officials, journalists Microsoft employees allege 2013 hack into its database Israeli stock analysis firm TipRanks reels in Interactive Brokers...

 2017-10-18 21:08 

FARS News Agency

Taliban Kills Scores in Afghanistan's Paktia, Ghazni... +

TEHRAN FNA - At least 71 people were killed in a series of attacks by the Taliban in Paktia and Ghazni provinces, officials in Afghanistan say. PHOTOS...

 2017-10-18 21:08 

FARS News Agency

Raqqa in Ruins: Brutal Battle Between SDF, ISIL Leaves City Destroyed... +

TEHRAN FNA - The SDF forces routed ISIL from its former "capital" in Raqqa, but only after leaving full destruction on the city during vicious battle with the terrorists, supported by indiscriminate US bombardment that killed hundreds of civilians ....

 2017-10-18 21:08 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

IRNA to open office in Doha... +

Tehran, Oct 18, IRNA Iranian government Cabinet approved the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) to set up a bureau in the Qatari capital, Doha....

 2017-10-18 21:07 

Oman Observer

Parents get tips to deal with autistic kids... +
 2017-10-18 21:07 

Oman Observer

Guardiola proud to beat 'best opponents' Napoli... +
 2017-10-18 21:07 

Oman Observer

Countdown begins for Formula Kite World Championship... +
 2017-10-18 21:07 

Oman Observer

OCCI board meeting reviews progress... +
 2017-10-18 21:07 

Oman Observer

Invest in Oman Forum draws crowds in Geneva... +
 2017-10-18 21:07 

Oman Observer

Zubair SEC launches 5th round of Direct Support Programme... +
 2017-10-18 21:07 

Oman Observer

Cooperation in civil aviation... +
 2017-10-18 21:07 

Oman Observer

Spurs hold Real, Man City down Napoli... +
 2017-10-18 21:07 

Oman Observer

Local company to be third mobile operator... +
 2017-10-18 21:07 

Oman Observer

Aviation regulators meet begins... +
 2017-10-18 21:07 

The Peninsula Qatar

Qatar's CBQ swings to profit in third quarter... +

Commercial Bank of Qatar (CBQ), the Gulf Arab state's third-largest lender by assets, swung to a third-quarter net profit on Wednesday....

 2017-10-18 21:06 

Oman Observer

GDP from SMEs SET to double by 2020... +
 2017-10-18 21:06 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

'I just met you in the world to come'... +
 2017-10-18 21:06 

Oman Observer

Target to support Khalid Soomar in Oman and UAE rallies... +
 2017-10-18 21:06 

Oman Observer

Is plastic proven to cause cancer?... +
 2017-10-18 21:06 

Oman Observer

Liverpool send timely alert of attacking brilliance... +
 2017-10-18 21:06 

Oman Observer

PASI launches award for social insurance research... +
 2017-10-18 21:06 

Oman Observer

Exhibition of women photographers opens... +
 2017-10-18 21:06 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

'I just met you in the world to come'... +

Out of the Sukkah and into the house: Reflections of cycles of creation, destruction, and rebirth....

 2017-10-18 21:05 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Trump Is A 'Liar', Iran's Shamkhani Says... +

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Secretary of Irans Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani described US President Donald Trump as a liar, saying that Washington continues to support terrorism in Iraq and Syria and then Trump calls Iran a terrorist nation....

 2017-10-18 21:03 

Haaretz Daily

Expanded Jerusalem-Tel Aviv highway still jammed six months after expansion... +

Opening of tunnels, bridges, new lanes didnt reduce traffic as improved Route 1 highway drew drivers from other roads...

 2017-10-18 21:02 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Jewish National Fund to finance Israel's security?... +
 2017-10-18 21:02 

Al Jazeera

Catalan leader Puigdemont told to act with 'good sense'... +

Appeal comes as Spain sees fresh regional regional polls as way out of crisis but also warns of suspension of autonomy....

 2017-10-18 21:00 

Kuwait News Agency

Kuwaiti gives lecture on security challenges in Mideast region... +
 2017-10-18 20:59 

Times of Israel

Trump, Zuckerberg, Larry David razzed on West Bank wall... +

Graffiti artist Lushsux criticized for using security barrier to raise issues unrelated to PalestiniansGraffiti artist Lushsux criticized for using security barrier to raise issues unrelated to Palestinians...

 2017-10-18 20:58 

Gulf Times

Students interpret freedom at engaging poetry evening... +

More than 120 Doha College students perform atan event to mark UK's 23rd National Poetry Day...

 2017-10-18 20:56 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Jewish National Fund to finance Israel's security?... +

PM, Defense Minister reportedly ask JNF, other organizations, to help fill large gap in defense budget....

 2017-10-18 20:54 

Al Arabiya

Yemen: Saleh's party threatens to break partnership with Houthis... +

Deposed Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Salehrsquo;s political party has formally warned that they will end their partnership with the Houthi militias...

 2017-10-18 20:53 

Gulf Times

Faces Places is a lovely trip of French countryside... +

The words are spoken by the Belgian-born filmmaker Agnes Varda late into her wonderful new film...

 2017-10-18 20:49 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

EU demands Israel 'reconsider' West Bank settler homes plan... +

The EU on Wednesday demanded Israel reconsider plans for nearly 1,300 settler homes in the West Bank, saying they were illegal under international law and undermined the prospects for peace...

 2017-10-18 20:48 

Haaretz Daily

Family finds Roman-era stables beneath their garden, arrests made over looting... +
 2017-10-18 20:48 

Bahrain Mirror

Court Sentences Defendants to Prison Terms Reaching Up to Life Imprisonment for Torturing & Murdering Youth in Diraz... +

The fourth high criminal court in Bahrain sentenced two defendants to life imprisonment for the murder of a young man (Sayed Ahmad Mousa) in Diraz and dumping his body in an empty area, and handed down to two others 5 and 3-year prison terms....

 2017-10-18 20:46 

Ynetnews

5 dead in Ukraine after vehicle plows into sidewalk crowd... +

Ukrainian police say five people are dead after a vehicle plowed into a crowd on a sidewalk in the city of Kharkiv. A statement from the Interior Ministry on Facebook said six others were injured in the Wednesday night crash in Ukraine's second-larges...

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