Thursday , February 21 2019

International

UAE awaits papal visit

DUBAI, UAE, Jan 31, (AP): At St Mary’s Catholic Church in Dubai, an effort to transcribe the Bible in the native tongue of its flock …

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Belgium backs Gulf efforts

Envoy backs Amir’s mediation Belgian ambassadors in the Arab world with the Arab ambassadors in Belgium BRUSSELS, Jan 30, (KUNA): Belgium Ambassador to Kuwait Piet …

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Attack on mosque kills 2 – Philippines urges calm

MANILA, Jan 30, (RTRS): Philippine authorities called for calm on Wednesday after a grenade attack on a mosque in a mainly Christian southern province killed …

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Tehran ships 30-ton load of yellow cake to Isfahan

GENEVA, Jan 30, (Agencies): Iran has sent a large batch of mined uranium “yellow cake” for processing ahead of shipment to its main enrichment facility, …

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Former Qatari FM frowns on Trump Mideast ‘deal of the century’

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 29, (KUNA): A US-proposed Middle East peace plan billed as the “deal of the century” is a no-win situation for Arabs, a …

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EU SOON TO LAUNCH FUNDING SCHEME: GERMANY

Iran says country won’t up missile range European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini, third left, participates in a media conference with EU members of …

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Record-breaking cold clobbers two-thirds of the US

Commuters wait for a train as snow falls on Jan 28 in Chicago.The plunging temperatures expected later this week that have forecasters especially concerned. Wind …

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Forces pullout from port in Yemen urged – Eight displaced killed

DUBAI/LONDON, Jan 28, (Agencies): The United Nations envoy for Yemen on Monday urged the warring parties to withdraw their troops from the port of Hodeidah …

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Duterte visits bombings site – ‘Law will give them no mercy’

In this photo provided by Malacanang Palace, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte (center), touches one of the caskets of victims of Sunday’s bombings of a Roman …

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Iraq militia chief wants US troops out

BAGHDAD, Jan 28, (Agencies): The leader of one of the most powerful Iranian-backed Shiite militias in Iraq said Monday that he expects a vote in …

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