Draft amendments to inhibit prison visits to terror convicts

Tue, Dec. 12, 2017

MP Ismail Nasr el-Din told press that the proposed amendments aim to cut communication between members of terrorist organizations locally and abroad.

More summits on Jerusalem: Saudi-Jordanian leaders convene

Tue, Dec. 12, 2017

After the American recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel on Wednesday, Arab and Islamic nations have hurried to hold summits.

Israeli forces fire at Palestinian fishing boats near Gaza

Tue, Dec. 12, 2017

Palestinian fishing boats have been subject to daily attacks by Israeli boats, according to Palestine Today.

Defense minister visits Cyprus for military cooperation

Tue, Dec. 12, 2017

Defense Minister Sidky Sobhy arrived in Cyprus capital Nicosia on Tuesday upon the invitation of his Cypriot counterpart Christoforos Fokaides.

Grand Imam discusses with senior scholars Jerusalem issue

Tue, Dec. 12, 2017

Al-Azhar is finalizing the preparatory meetings comprising a number of experts to organize the international conference for the support of Jerusalem.

Qatar’s military deals since rift

Tue, Dec. 12, 2017

Qatar signed a €6 billion (about $7 billion) deal to purchase 24 Typhoon fighters from Britain, BBC reported Sunday.

Europe rejects Trump's Jerusalem move

Tue, Dec. 12, 2017

European foreign ministers have strongly rejected calls by Netanyahu, for them to follow Donald Trump’s example and recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.

Opinion: Ali Abdullah Saleh’s death and Iran’s growing power

Tue, Dec. 12, 2017

An approach to after-Saleh's Yemen, amid Iran-aligned rebel Houthis' prevalence, and staggering Saudi led military coalition.