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After deadly blast, Beirut residents look to Macron for relief

 Al Jazeera - In Beirut on Thursday, French President Emmanuel Macron visited the scene of the massive explosion that killed  at least...
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Egypt, Cyprus discuss boosting Eastern Med gas pipeline ties

Middle East Monitor - The Egyptian Minister of Petroleum, Tarek El-Molla, and Cyprus’s Minister of Energy, Natasa Pilides, discussed plans to boost...

‘West Bank annexation may spur EU states to recognize Palestine’

Middle East Monitor - Luxembourg warned Israel that if it fulfills its plan to annex parts of the West Bank, other European...

Tragedy in Beirut: a “STOP” warning and a moment to start “ALL OVER AGAIN”

IPE CLUB - The IPE Club expresses its solidarity with Lebanon and Lebanese people over the catastrophic human tragedy in Beirut port...
Yemen

Yemen calls on UNESCO to save Old City of Sanaa

Middle East Monitor - The General Organisation for the Preservation of Historic Cities of Yemen (GOPHCY) on Monday appealed to the United...

Turkish, Greek authorities to meet in Ankara to discuss East Mediterranean

Daily Sabah - Turkish and Greek officials will meet in the capital Ankara in the coming days to address issues that have...
Hagia Sophia

Abbas welcomes Hagia Sophia move

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas called Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Sunday to express his pleasure that Hagia Sophia has been turned...

Saudi Arabia prepares for ‘exceptional Hajj’ due to COVID-19

Saudi Arabia has put in place “integrated preparations” for providing safe and smooth services to pilgrims performing this year’s Hajj, Gulf News reported a...

Turkish Drilling Vessel Fatih Begins Gas Exploration in Black Sea

 Turkey's Fatih drillship has begun exploratory drilling for hydrocarbons in the Black Sea, Energy Minister Fatih Donmez said on Monday.

Kuwait’s Sheikh Sabah undergoes ‘successful’ surgery: State media

Kuwait said its 91-year-old ruler has undergone successful surgery, without elaborating on what ails him, according to a report published on the...
Lebanese Minister of Industry Imad Hoballah

Lebanese minister: ‘Washington pressuring Arab countries not to cooperate with us’

Lebanese Minister of Industry Imad Hoballah revealed on Friday that: “Pressure has been exerted by the US administration on Arab countries not to...

President: 35 Million Iranians Prone to Coronavirus

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – President of Iran Hassan Rouhani said around 35 million people in the country are estimated to be susceptible...

At Least 7 Security Personnel Dead After Reconnaissance Plane Crash in Turkey

The crash of the reconnaissance plane in Turkey's Van province claimed the lives of seven security personnel, according to the Anadolu news...
15 Democracy and National Unity Day

Turkey marks July 15 Democracy and National Unity Day

Nationwide ceremonies to mark the fourth anniversary of the July 15, 2016 of the foiled coup attempt commemorated the fallen heroes who...
Syria

UN Security Council adopts Syria cross-border aid resolution, but refuses to address humanitarian costs...

The UN Security Council has finally reached a compromise, agreeing to keep one checkpoint in militant-controlled Idlib open for aid deliveries from...