• Worldwide coronavirus cases stands at 32.34 million as death toll reaches 983 486 26 Sep 2020 07:06 More than 32.34 million people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus globally and 983 486​ have died, according to a Reuters tally. Infections have been reported in more than 210 countries and territories since the first cases were …
  • Three new Covid-19 cases foreigners 26 Sep 2020 06:59 Three new Covid-19 cases were foreigners from Luxembourg, Turkey and Albania in quarantine, bringing the total to 3,522 cases. All three patients were asymptomatic and stayed at self-paid alternative state quarantine facilities, according to the Centre for …
  • Oman Has a Good Reason for Dragging Its Feet About Normalising Ties With Israel, Author Says 26 Sep 2020 05:47 Middle East 05:29 GMT 26.09.2020Get short URL Oman has a lot to lose if it decides formally to normalise ties with Israel, argues Pakistani political analyst and author Sabtain Ahmed Dar, shedding light on Muscat's longstanding special relations with …
  • “I’ll Deflate you” – Israel Adesanya Taunts Costa Ahead Of Title Defense 26 Sep 2020 04:19 Undefeated Nigerian-New Zealander UFC middleweight champion, Israel Adesanya, has told his opponent Paulo Costa that he is coming for blood and he is out for business as he defends his title against the Brazillian at the Yas Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United …
  • 1 New Case Of COVID-19 And 1 Historical Case 26 Sep 2020 04:11 Today there are two cases of COVID-19 to report in New Zealand. Of today’s cases, one is an imported case detected in a managed isolation facility and the other is a historical case detected during contact tracing. There are no new cases in the community. …
  • WATCH: Rat gets medal for detecting landmines 26 Sep 2020 04:06 UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Arab Emirates didn’t need peace with Israel to counter Iran, a top UAE official said Friday, but he said Iran’s aggressive policies over three decades alarmed many Arab countries and made them look at their relationship …
  • Russia, China block release of UN report criticizing Russia 26 Sep 2020 03:59 FILE -- In this Sept. 22, 2016 file photo, fighters of the Libyan forces affiliated to the Tripoli government rest and reload weapons during an offensive against Islamic State militants, in Sirte, Libya. The warring parties in Libya and their international …
  • How To Watch Or Live Stream UFC 253 26 Sep 2020 03:35 ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - SEPTEMBER 24: (L-R) Opponents Israel Adesanya of Nigeria and Paulo ... [+] Costa of Brazil face off during the UFC 253 Press Conference on September 24, 2020 at Yas Beach on UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab …
  • Live: 'The buck stops with me': Victoria's Health Minister resigns over handling of hotel quarantine 26 Sep 2020 02:55 Jenny Mikakos resigns as Victoria's Health Minister, saying in a statement she is deeply sorry for the situation that Victorians find themselves in, but stands by her handling of the pandemic. Stay up-to-date on the coronavirus outbreak Follow today…
  • Covid-19: Two new cases, one in managed isolation and the other historical 26 Sep 2020 02:37 Two new cases of Covid-19 have been announced on Saturday, including one imported case detected in managed isolation and one historical case. The historical case involves a person who flew from Christchurch to Auckland on a chartered flight after …
  • Beirut explosion: Lebanese government offers compensation to victims nearly two months on 26 Sep 2020 02:34 Lebanon on Thursday unveiled a compensation programme for the thousands of homes and businesses devastated by the 4 August blast at Beirut's port. President Michel Aoun signed a decree allocating 100bn Lebanese pounds ($66m at the official exchange …
  • UK 'turning a blind eye' to war crimes in Yemen with Saudi arms sales 26 Sep 2020 02:34 The British government is facing renewed criticism over ongoing UK arms sales to Saudi Arabia, and has been accused by opposition MPs of "turning a blind eye" to war crimes in Yemen. In a debate in the House of Commons on Thursday, Labour MP …
  • Normalisation with Israel 'violates' any 'just and lasting solution', warns Abbas 26 Sep 2020 02:34 Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas slammed the recent US-backed decisions made by the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain to normalise diplomatic ties with Israel, calling the moves a "violation" of a "just and lasting solution under …
  • Palestinian leader Abbas hits out at US deals; UAE says it expected initial negative reaction 26 Sep 2020 02:17 Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Friday took to the U.N. to again reject the U.S. plan for peace between the Israelis and the Palestinians, while also slamming the recent U.S.-brokered deals between Israel and two Gulf nations. In a pre-recorded …
  • Covid 19 coronavirus: Two new cases - one in managed isolation, one historical 26 Sep 2020 01:52 There are two new cases of Covid-19 today - one in managed isolation and one historical detected during contact tracing. Neither of the new cases are in the community. The imported case is a man in his 30s who arrived in New Zealand from Russia via the …
  • UFC 253: Adesanya vs Costa Preview 26 Sep 2020 01:50 By Kyler Kuehler UFC 253: Adesanya vs. Costa will air on September 26, 2020, in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Early Preliminary Card (Fight Pass/ESPN+) KHADIS IBRAGIMOV (8-3-0) vs DANILO MARQUES (9-2-0) This is a three-round fight in the light …
  • I’m Africa’s best cadet coach, boasts Garba 26 Sep 2020 01:07 Ebenezer Bajela Former Golden Eaglets coach, Manu Garba, says he is Africa’s best coach at the cadet level, saying no coach on the continent had done better than him at U-17 level. The former Gombe United coach stated this after the Eaglets captain at last …
  • If I grab your neck , I won’t give you back –Adesanya taunts Costa ahead of UFC clash 26 Sep 2020 01:06 Kelvin Ekerete Undefeated Nigerian-born UFC middleweight champion, Israel Adesanya, has told his opponent Paulo Costa in clear terms he is out for business when he defends his title against the Brazillian at the Yas Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab …
  • IPL 2020: Chennai Super Kings Captain MS Dhoni Makes Big Revelation About His Batting Position 26 Sep 2020 00:58 Where should MS Dhoni bat for Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020? This is probably the biggest question CSK fans want their beloved skipper to answer. But after two matches into the IPL 2020 in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), …
  • Germany Presses Russia to Release UN Report on Libya Arms 26 Sep 2020 00:52 Germany on Friday pressed Russia and China to allow the release of an interim UN report on violations of the arms embargo on Libya that found violations by Moscow-linked fighters. "We have not been able to reach an agreement on this point. I hope that …
  • Two ex-Deutsche Bank traders convicted in U.S. over fake orders 26 Sep 2020 00:43 By Reuters Staff (Reuters) - Two former Deutsche Bank AG DBKGn.DE traders were found guilty on Friday by a federal jury in Chicago of placing fraudulent "spoof" orders for precious metals futures contracts, the Justice Department said. After a …
  • At UN, Pakistani leader says India sponsors anti-Muslim hate 26 Sep 2020 00:38 ISLAMABAD, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday assailed India’s Hindu nationalist government and its moves to… ISLAMABAD, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday assailed India’s Hindu nationalist government …
  • 'The Trump Century' Shows He Was Right — on Everything! 26 Sep 2020 00:21 The venerable television anchor Lou Dobbs, in his new book published this week, The Trump Century, makes the passionate yet fact-packed argument that Donald Trump is one of the best presidents in U.S. history. More importantly, Dobbs makes the convincing …
  • Finally, an initiative to create an opportunity for wealth creation for the country 26 Sep 2020 00:10 The autor As I always tell folks, value is either created or destroyed by the decisions a government makes. As a country, we have endured many bad choices in the past. Some of these value-destroying decisions have been self-inflicted unnecessary chaos that …
  • What it's like to visit Dubai as a tourist during Covid-19 25 Sep 2020 23:34 Dubai (CNN) — There aren't many countries currently welcoming almost all global tourists, but as its cooler months arrive and it moves into what would normally be peak season, Dubai is one of them. The emirate's sandy beaches, luxurious resorts and …
  • UFC 253 Preview, Pick And Prediction: Dominick Reyes Vs. Jan Blachowicz 25 Sep 2020 23:32 ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - SEPTEMBER 24: (L-R) Opponents Dominick Reyes and Jan Blachowicz of ... [+] Poland face off during the UFC 253 Press Conference on September 24, 2020 at Yas Beach on UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. (Photo …
  • FinCEN Files — Flagged in each offshore tax probe, Rosy Blue is now on US radar 25 Sep 2020 23:32 Written by Ritu Sarin | New Delhi | Updated: September 26, 2020 4:58:45 am The FinCEN Files contain a 20-page “intelligence assessment” on the mirror network and list 54 shell companies which, they say, moved billions of dollars annually from Russia …
  • The Last 7 Days in Israel 25 Sep 2020 23:22 Photo Credit: Jewish Press I don’t want to, but we have to start with Corona. Cases are increasing all over the world, even in utopian Sweden! What should be done? No one in the world seems to know. In Israel, despite the lack of clarity, we must do …
  • More than $1.1 million in counterfeit designer apparel seized 25 Sep 2020 22:34 More than $1.1 million in counterfeit designer apparel seized U.S Customs and Border Protection officers seized five shipments of counterfeit designer apparel in Louisville. Copy Link Copy {copyShortcut} to copy Link copied! Updated: 6:27 PM EDT Sep 25, …
  • UAE: Iran’s aggressive policies made Arabs look at Israel 25 Sep 2020 22:31 UNITED NATIONS — The United Arab Emirates didn’t need peace with Israel to counter Iran, a top UAE official said Friday, but he said Iran’s aggressive policies over three decades alarmed many Arab countries and made them look at their relationship with …
  • u2018The show must go on'- How the pandemic shapes Indonesian diplomacy at the UN 25 Sep 2020 22:29 As evident from the empty hallways and chambers of the United Nations headquarters this week, the coronavirus pandemic has resulted in major disruptions in diplomacy. With the virus still raging across the globe, countries like Indonesia have no other …
  • Abbas seeks UN Mideast conference after Arab deals with Israel 25 Sep 2020 22:21 Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas appealed Friday to the United Nations for an international conference on the Middle East in 2021, hoping for a new start after US elections and the milestone of Gulf Arabs' recognition of Israel. In an address to the …
  • The Latest: Boris Johnson to urge global unity against virus 25 Sep 2020 22:03 UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Latest from the U.N. General Assembly (all times EDT): 5:50 p.m. British Prime Minister Boris… UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Latest from the U.N. General Assembly (all times EDT): 5:50 p.m. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will …
  • Abbas: Israel normalisation ‘violation of just and lasting’ peace 25 Sep 2020 21:23 Mahmoud Abbas calls for international conference early next year to ‘launch a genuine peace process’. Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas has criticised the recent decision of two Arab countries to normalise diplomatic relations with Israel as a …
  • EC plans to impose fee for giving NID to Bangladeshi expatriates 25 Sep 2020 21:04 The Election Commission is planning to impose a fee to provide National Identity Card to Bangladeshi expatriates. ‘A few amounts will be imposed as the fee for giving NIDs to expatriates,’ EC’s National Identity Card Wing director general Saidul Islam said …
  • Options Dwindling, Palestinian Leader Calls for U.N. Peace Conference 25 Sep 2020 21:04 Weary of repeating his people’s longstanding grievances with Israel, the Palestinian leader used his United Nations General Assembly speech on Friday to request an international conference in early 2021 “with the participation of all concerned parties.” …
  • Iran Says Ready for Swap Deal with US on Prisoners with... 25 Sep 2020 20:47 Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says Tehran is ready to exchange prisoners with dual citizenship jailed in Iran with Iranian prisoners held in the US. Speaking in an exclusive interview with Sputnik on Thursday, the Iranian minister noted …
  • IAEA 64th General Conference Concludes: Resolutions Adopted 25 Sep 2020 20:46 The 64th annual IAEA General Conference concluded today with resolutions adopted towards strengthening the Agency's work in the areas of nuclear science, technology and applications, safety and security, and safeguards. The General Conference - held in …
  • Arjun Mohan, the CEO of TENDERD, talks about Circular... 25 Sep 2020 20:32 Arjun Mohan, the CEO of TENDERD, talks about Circular Innovation at the World Economic Forum’s Sustainable Development Impact Summit What is the role of individuals, entrepreneurs, companies and government in Circular Innovation? DUBAI, United Arab …
  • Opinion: Another step toward Middle East peace 25 Sep 2020 20:27 The status between Israel and Bahrain is no longer ambiguous. Less than a month after the United Arab Emirates forged a peace agreement with the Jewish state, the Kingdom of Bahrain followed suit. Representatives from all three countries were on hand at a …
  • Why These Peace Deals Are Way Bigger Than The Media Is Willing To Acknowledge 25 Sep 2020 20:20 In the months leading up to the November election, President Donald Trump has scored two notable diplomatic victories. He has managed to normalize relations between Israel and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and between Israel and Bahrain, despite decades …
  • European, Arab FMs in Jordan Call for 2-State Solution, Praise Abraham Accords 25 Sep 2020 20:11 In Amman, Jordan, foreign ministers from Egypt, France, Jordan, and via teleconference from Germany, stated that a two-state solution is the only way to achieve Israeli-Palestinian peace, and called for talks to resume between the two sides. Jordanian …
  • ‘Give diplomacy a chance’: Greece PM invites Turkey for talks 25 Sep 2020 20:01 Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis has appealed to Turkey to find a diplomatic solution to the tension in the eastern Mediterranean, saying he hopes to build a partnership between the historic rival neighbours. Mitsotakis, speaking on Friday in an …
  • Covid restrictions: For Arab newlyweds, the party goes on until police bust in 25 Sep 2020 19:42 Dubai: The party was going strong: traditional music blared, families cheered, throngs of revelers danced. Then, police burst in. Officers kicked out guests, slapped hefty fines - even locked up the tuxedoed groom and singers. In recent weeks, such unhappy …
  • At UN, Pakistani leader calls India a sponsor of Muslim hate 25 Sep 2020 19:22 Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday assailed India’s Hindu nationalist government and its moves to cement control of Muslim-majority Kashmir calling India a state sponsor of hatred and prejudice against Islam. Khan said at the annual U.N. …
  • Trump's push for win with Sudan amps up pressure on Congress  25 Sep 2020 19:08 The Trump administration is pushing forward on removing Sudan from the list of state sponsors of terrorism in a move that could set up the East African country to open relations with Israel and provide the president another foreign policy win ahead of the …
  • America has fueled its freedom and peace in the Middle East 25 Sep 2020 19:07 Recent American diplomacy has helped eradicate the antiquated, ill-informed, anti-Israel, Arab League policies of the past. Special to WorldTribune, September 25, 2020 Commentary by Harold Hamm/Fred Zeidman/John McNabb The following was originally …
  • COVID-19 cases count hikes as 12 arrivals test positive 25 Sep 2020 18:57 The total number of positive COVID-19 cases reported in Sri Lanka escalated to 3,345 this evening (25) as 12 more persons were confirmed to have contracted the virus. The latest positive cases have been identified as 02 arrivals from the United Arab …
  • Fateh, Hamas say deal reached on Palestinian elections 25 Sep 2020 18:53 GAZA CITY - Gaza's Islamist rulers Hamas and their  rivals Fateh in the occupied West Bank agreed on Thursday to hold the first Palestinian elections since 2006, united by their opposition to Arab-Israeli normalisation deals.   Polls will be scheduled …
  • UFC 253 Preview: Facts, Stats And Numbers For Dominick Reyes Vs. Jan Blachowicz 25 Sep 2020 18:39 ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - SEPTEMBER 25: (L-R) Opponents Dominick Reyes and Jan Blachowicz of ... [+] Poland face off during the UFC 253 weigh-in on September 25, 2020 at Flash Forum on UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by …
  • Palestine’s Abbas calls on UN to arrange international conference next year 25 Sep 2020 18:01 AMMONNEWS - Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas appealed Friday to the United Nations to arrange an international conference on the peace process, in the wake of Gulf Arab recognition of Israel. In an address to the UN General Assembly, Abbas asked …
  • World: Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator Mark Lowcock’s Remarks on Collective Action to Prevent, Mitigate and Respond to GBV in Emergencies, Public Launch of the Call to Action on Protection from GBV in… 25 Sep 2020 17:48 As delivered Well, thank you very much indeed, Heba. Hello, everybody. I am really pleased to be joining you all today for this important discussion, and thank you, Canada, for leading the important work on the Call to Action at a time when COVID is of …
  • Greek PM to Erdogan: 'Let's give diplomacy a chance' 25 Sep 2020 17:06 UNITED NATIONS, United States: Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis appealed Friday (Sep 25) to Turkey to find a diplomatic solution to tensions, saying he hopes to build a partnership between the historic rival neighbors. Mitsotakis accused Turkey of …
  • Helsinki Airport trials use of dogs to detect coronavirus in international arrivals 25 Sep 2020 17:01 Helsinki officials are testing the use of coronavirus-detecting dogs at airports, although more scientific research needs to be done to prove the efficiency of canine testing. The state-funded pilot scheme, which is being overseen by the University of …
  • Asian Champions League to look at game hub venues for 2021 25 Sep 2020 16:51 KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) - The Asian Champions League could play a second season in centralized hub venues next year because of the coronavirus pandemic, the competition’s organizer said Friday. The 2020 edition restarted this month after a pause since …
  • Diacks' $55m of suspicious bank transfers linked to Tokyo Olympic bid 25 Sep 2020 16:43 More than $55m was transferred in and out of suspicious bank accounts linked to Lamine Diack, the disgraced former head of global athletes, and his son, Papa Massata, according to a huge leak of secret financial documents. Last week the Diacks were sent to …
  • Abbas at UNGA: No peace in region while Israeli occupation continues 25 Sep 2020 16:40 Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas attends a virtual meeting with Palestinian factions over Israel and the United Arab Emirates' deal to normalise ties, in Ramallah in the Israeli-occupied West Bank September 3, 2020 (photo credit: ALAA BADARNEH/ …
  • The Latest: EU leader blasts Britain over withdrawal treaty 25 Sep 2020 16:29 UNITED NATIONS — The Latest from the U.N. General Assembly (all times EDT): 10:50 a.m. European Union leader Charles Michel used the virtual pulpit of the U.N. General Assembly on Friday to lash out at Britain, which is threatening to renege on parts of …
  • China says it got WHO support for coronavirus vaccine emergency use 25 Sep 2020 16:06 China has been administering experimental coronavirus vaccines to hundreds of thousands of people since July under an emergency use program approved by the Chinese government, before their safety and efficacy have been fully proven by clinical trials.Zheng …
  • Equestrian- UAE suspended from all international competition 25 Sep 2020 15:48 Sport The United Arab Emirates (UAE) was suspended by world equestrian's governing body (FEI) on Friday for staging two international endurance competitions as national events in an attempt to circumvent new rules. 25 Sep 2020 11:25PM Bookmark REUTERS: …
  • Dubai airport free zone signs MOU with Israeli chambers of commerce 25 Sep 2020 15:45 The Dubai Airport Free Zone Authority (DAFZA) has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Federation of Israeli Chambers of Commerce (FICC), Dubai Media Office said on Friday. The agreement aims to support Israeli companies in establishing business …
  • Palestinian leader calls for new peace process in UN speech 25 Sep 2020 15:39 Joseph Krauss, Associated Press Updated 8:32 am PDT, Friday, September 25, 2020 Palestinians run from tear gas fired by Israeli forces during clashes as they protest against Israeli Jewish settlements in Asira al-Qibliya near the West Bank city of Nablus, …
  • 'I am not blaming Anushka' 25 Sep 2020 15:35 IMAGE: Sunil Gavaskar is part of Star India's commentary team for the ongoing Indian Premier League in the United Arab Emirates. Photograph: BCCI/IPL   Cricket legend Sunil Gavaskar cleared the air on the remarks he made on Virat Kohli and his wife …
  • Palestine's Abbas asks UN for international Mideast conference next year as Arab support dwindles 25 Sep 2020 15:17 Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas appealed on Friday to the United Nations to arrange an international conference on the peace process, in the wake of Gulf Arab recognition of Israel. In an address to the UN General Assembly, Abbas asked Secretary-General …
  • Trade turnover with Iran hits $204.2m in Jan-Aug 25 Sep 2020 15:14 25 September 2020 16:27 (UTC+04:00) 382 By Ayya Lmahamad Azerbaijan’s foreign trade turnover with neightouring Iran amounted to $204.2 million during the period of January-August 2020, local media has reported. During the reporting period, Azerbaijan’s …
  • What does 'dangerous for Israel' and the Jews mean to Biden? 25 Sep 2020 15:14 It's fortunate for Joe Biden that his ability to win the support of most Jewish voters doesn't depend on his stance on Israel. As a new poll from the liberal Jewish Electorate Institute showed, Israel ranked at the bottom of a list of 11 issues …
  • The Latest: Abbas asks for launch of 'genuine peace process' 25 Sep 2020 15:06 UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Latest from the U.N. General Assembly (all times EDT): 10:30 a.m. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has called for an international conference early next year to “launch a genuine peace process” while criticizing the recent …
  • Is One The Loneliest Number? 25 Sep 2020 15:03 LARA JO HIGHTOWER [email protected] The pandemic has not slowed the Northwest Arkansas artists’ collective Art Ventures down a single bit: The busy organization closed “The Ways We See” in August, opened “The Shape of Our World” that same month and is …
  • Trump camp hopes Mideast pacts translate to Jewish support 25 Sep 2020 14:18 FILE - In this Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020 file photo, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, left, President Donald Trump, Bahrain Foreign Minister Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa and United Arab Emirates Foreign Minister Abdullah bin Zayed al-Nahyan react on …
  • Arab, European ministers call on Palestine, Israel to resume peace talks 25 Sep 2020 14:14 The foreign ministers of Jordan, Egypt, France and Germany called on Thursday for ending the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and restarting peace negotiations. This came at a press conference following a meeting held by the foreign ministers and the European …
  • Algeria: Establishing Jerusalem as capital of Palestine is an ‘inalienable’ right  25 Sep 2020 14:13 The right of the Palestinian people to have a state with Jerusalem as its capital cannot be traded away, the Algerian President, Abdelmadjid Tebboune, announced yesterday. His remarks came during the United Nations 75th virtual General Assembly, which was …
  • Jabbari: ‘Saudi Arabia and UAE want to control Yemen’s political decisions’ 25 Sep 2020 14:12 Saudi’s envoy to Yemen appoints ministers in the war-torn country and “treats Yemenis as subordinates”, the Deputy Speaker of Parliament Abdul Aziz Jabbari has said. “The Saudi ambassador to Yemen, Mohammed Bin Saeed Al-Jaber, is the one who appoints …
  • Normalization Debate: End of Pan-Arabism or Birth of Arab Multipolarism? 25 Sep 2020 14:06 Rabat – The Palestinian leadership’s resignation from its role as chair of the Arab League is set to recenter the ongoing normalization debate around the relevance or demise of pan-Arabism.  Palestinians expected a thumping statement of intent from any …
  • The Emirates Will Get The F-35s But Not Before 6-7 Years - US Ambassador Friedman 25 Sep 2020 12:50 US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman on Wednesday said it would likely take six to seven years before the United Arab Emirates receives the F-35 stealth fighter jet, under a contentious proposed arms sale that has raised concerns in Israel over its …
  • We Should Believe What Arab Dictators Say 25 Sep 2020 08:17 Photo Credit: Twitter Yiftah Curiel Front page of Khaleej Times of Dubai hailing UAE-Israel peace agreement, The Jewish and Zionist officials who gathered on the White House lawn last week for the signing of the Israel-UAE-Bahrain agreement seem to have …
  • For Arab newlyweds, the party goes on until police bust in 25 Sep 2020 06:09 FILE - In this April 16, 2020 file photo, newlyweds are surrounded by their friends as they celebrate before a curfew imposed as a prevention measure against the coronavirus pandemic, in Cairo, Egypt. In a region where marriage is the cornerstone of …
  • Emirates to parley Fed Govt on flight ban 25 Sep 2020 03:47 Emirates Airlines is engaging the Federal Government on a flight ban extended to the Middle East carrier this week. The carrier said it has opened lines of communication with the Ministry of Aviation towards resolving  the impasse insisting that it will …
  • Arab, European Ministers Stress Support for Two-State Solution 25 Sep 2020 03:00 Arab, European Ministers Stress Support for Two-State Solution AMMAN – Four Arab and European foreign ministers reiterated on Thursday that a two-state solution is the only possible answer to the Middle East conflict. The foreign ministers of France, Egypt …
  • Another Arab country may sign deal with Israel soon 25 Sep 2020 01:59 DUBAI: Another Arab country is expected to sign a peace deal with Israel this week, US Ambassador to the United Nations Kelly Craft told Al Arabiya on Wednesday. The US ambassador’s comments came a week after the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain signed a …
  • Arab normalisation is another attempt to defeat the Palestinians psychologically 25 Sep 2020 01:01 Last week, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and foreign ministers representing the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain signed the “Abraham Accords Peace Agreement” in Washington DC which normalises their relations at the expense of Palestinian …
  • Tony Blair: Ties between Arab states, Israel will lead to peace for Palestine 25 Sep 2020 01:00 Former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair said in an interview that he believes countries in the Arab region formally establishing diplomatic ties with Israel will likely lead to a settlement with the Palestinians. Speaking at the Jerusalem Post conference, …
  • US Envoy: Another Arab Country to Sign Peace Deal With Israel 25 Sep 2020 00:47 Another Arab country is expected to sign a peace deal with Israel as early as this week, American Military News reports. U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Kelly Craft made the statement to Al Arabiya on Wednesday, according to the website. The United …
  • Another Arab state to announce ties with Israel in 'day or two', US official says 24 Sep 2020 23:42 The United States expects another normalisation deal between Israel and an Arab country to be revealed in the coming days, according to the US ambassador to the UN.  Ambassador Kelly Craft, in a televised interview with Al-Arabiya on Wednesday, would not …
  • Arab states are forging ties with Israel to please US, Ted Cruz says 24 Sep 2020 23:42 Ambassadors of the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia in the United States have told Senator Ted Cruz that they are forging ties with Israel to please Washington, the key Republican legislator revealed on Thursday.  Speaking during a hearing at the …
  • Why Qatar should not be designated an ally of the United States 24 Sep 2020 18:57  US Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Arabian Gulf Affairs Timothy Lenderking says the US hopes to move forward with designating Qatar as a major non-NATO ally. This status provides a country with US benefits in defense trade and security cooperation …
  • Why the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Is Uniquely Stable among the Arab States 24 Sep 2020 15:02 Institute for Contemporary Affairs Founded jointly with the Wechsler Family Foundation Among the Arab Gulf states, the UAE shows signs of greater stability than any of its neighbors. It does not have a problem of religious extremism. It has a clear …
  • Which Arab State Will Normalize With Israel This Weekend? 24 Sep 2020 13:42 Another Arab country is expected to sign a peace deal with Israel this week, US Ambassador to the United Nations Kelly Craft told Al Arabiya on Wednesday. The US ambassador’s comments came a week after the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain signed a deal …
  • Arab, European states call Israel and Palestine to restart talks 24 Sep 2020 13:08 Foreign ministers from France, Egypt, Germany and Jordan back beginning of talks on the basis of two-state solution. Foreign ministers from four Arab and European countries meeting in Jordan have said a two-state solution is the only path to end the long- …
  • Newcastle United's world record transfer and a Chronicle scoop 24 Sep 2020 07:20 It was a good old-fashioned newspaper scoop in the days before the internet, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and a legion of apps changed our lives and the way we consume the news. When Alan Shearer signed for Newcastle United from Blackburn Rovers for a …
  • King Salman targets Iran during debut at United Nations 24 Sep 2020 06:15 NEW YORK: Saudi Arabia’s King Salman bin Abdulaziz took aim at Iran during his debut on Wednesday at the annual United Nations meeting of world leaders, calling for a comprehensive solution to contain Riyadh’s regional rival and stop it from getting …
  • Arab Allies Mean More than Planes 24 Sep 2020 01:37 Photo Credit: IAF The Israeli Air Force and U.S. Air Force hold a joint F-35 drill in southern Israel. {Reposted from the JNS website} Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz went to Washington this week to officially concede defeat on an issue regarding his …
  • Which Arab Country is Going to Normalize With Israel Next? 23 Sep 2020 21:19 Following the UAE and Bahrain’s full normalisation of ties with Israel, speculation has run rampant over which Arab country might be the next in line to follow suit. In a White House ceremony, last Tuesday, that was observed by the whole world, Israeli …
  • Palestine Resigns its Chair of Arab League Meetings Over Normalization With Israel 23 Sep 2020 21:19 The Palestinian Authority on Tuesday announced it will relinquish its role as temporary chair of the current session of the Arab League. Palestinian Foreign Minister Riyad al-Maliki said the governing body would remain part of the Arab League but would …
  • Sudan discusses Arab-Israeli peace with US officials 23 Sep 2020 20:15 Sudan and the United States have discussed how Khartoum could advance Arab-Israeli peace, authorities said on Wednesday. Meeting in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), a Sudanese delegation and American officials held talks on how peace could stabilise the …
  • Saudi King Salman assails Iran in United Nations debut 23 Sep 2020 19:23 NEW YORK/DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia’s King Salman bin Abdulaziz took aim at Iran during his debut on Wednesday at the annual United Nations meeting of world leaders, calling for a united front to contain Riyadh’s rival and stop it from getting …
  • Diplomacy built Israeli-Arab peace. The private sector will sustain it 23 Sep 2020 18:53 (JTA) — Less than 100 years after Israel’s founding as the homeland for the Jewish people in 1948, the “Arab-Israeli conflict” appears to be winding down. The Sept. 15 White House ceremony celebrating a peace treaty between Israel and the United Arab …
  • The United Arab Emirates and Israel share the values of coexistence 23 Sep 2020 18:28
  • Saudi King Salman targets Iran during debut at United Nations 23 Sep 2020 17:31 By Michelle Nichols, Ghaida Ghantous NEW YORK/DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia’s King Salman bin Abdulaziz took aim at Iran during his debut on Wednesday at the annual United Nations meeting of world leaders, calling for a comprehensive solution to …
  • Abraham Accords: Palestinians leave the presidency of the Arab League 23 Sep 2020 17:21 At the centre of the dispute is the normalization of relations between Israel and the Emirates (and Bahrain). The decision in protest against the failure to adopt a joint rejection of this position. According to the Palestinian Foreign Minister, it " …
  • The Latest: United Arab Emirates sees spike in virus cases 23 Sep 2020 11:46 DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — The United Arab Emirates has recorded 1,083 new coronavirus infections, marking a four-month peak after schools and businesses reopened across the country. That brings the total number of confirmed cases in the UAE to 87,530 …