Bomber planning an attack on Grand Mosque blew himself up

Sat, Jun. 24, 2017

Saudi Arabia's Interior Ministry said a suicide bomber who was planning an attack on the Grand Mosque in Mecca blew himself up.

Tunisian president pardons 196 prisoners on Eidul Fitr

Fri, Jun. 23, 2017

Tunisian President Béji Caid Essebsi decided on Friday to grant a presidential pardon to 196 prisoners ahead of Eidul Fitr, TAP news agency reported.

Mauritanian FM: Qatar funds terrorist organizations

Fri, Jun. 23, 2017

Mauritanian Foreign Minister Ahmed Ould Teguedi said on Friday that Qatar is funding terrorism.

Saudi security forces foil attack on Grand Mosque in Mecca -state TV

Fri, Jun. 23, 2017

Saudi security forces foiled an attack on the Grand Mosque in the Muslim holy city of Mecca on Friday, state television Al-Ekhbariya and Al Arabiya TV reported.

New UN envoy pledges to settle Libya crisis

Fri, Jun. 23, 2017

New UN Libya envoy Ghassan Salama thanked on Friday the UN Security and the UN chief for naming him for the post.

Police kills suspected terrorist in gunfight

Fri, Jun. 23, 2017

Police officers killed a “terrorist” during a gunfight and chase on Oasis road in Giza on Friday.

Sisi pardons business tycoon Talaat Moustafa

Fri, Jun. 23, 2017

Egyptian business tycoon Hisham Talaat Moustafa was released on a presidential pardon on Friday after serving three quarters of his prison sentence.

502 prisoners pardoned on occasion of Eid al-Fitr festivals

Fri, Jun. 23, 2017

A total of 502 prisoners, including inmates who were serving time over breaching the protest law have been pardoned on the occasion of Eid al-Fitr festivals.