Daily Archives: February 17, 2018

Palestinian Authority won’t trade in national principles — PM

Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah emphasized on Saturday the Palestinian Authority would remain firm against bids to make it swap national principles "for political money." The Palestinian Government is seeking to rely on its resources in shado...

Al-Otaibi: Kuwait highlighting Palestinian cause, Syria crisis at UNSC

Kuwait is leading efforts at the UNSC to highlight the Middle East's most urging matters namely the Syrian crisis and Palestinian cause, said a senior Kuwaiti diplomat late Friday.Kuwait permanent delegate to the UN headquarters in New York and current...

Trump glad investigation indicated “no collusion”

The White House said Friday that President Donald Trump has been "fully briefed" on the indictments against 13 Russian nationals and three Russian entities for meddling in the 2016 Presidential election, "which began in 2014 before the President declar...

Palestinian leader to focus on Jerusalem at UNSC

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is expected to shed much light on the issue of Jerusalem when he addresses a UN Security Council (UNSC) session on February 20, a presidential spokesman said Saturday.The address will be a message to the entire

“Victory” imminent in Afrin operation — Erdogan

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced on Saturday his regular forces were on the verge of making "victory" in the ongoing operation for seizing the Syrian northwestern town of Afrin.Addressing a rally for his followers in central town of Afy...

Trump tweets “no collusion” as 13 Russians indicted for elections meddling

US President Donald Trump said Friday that there was "no collusion" as 13 Russians have been indicted by Special Counsel Robert Muller for meddling in the 2016 US presidential elections.Trump tweeted that "Russia started their anti-US campaign in 2014,...

India, Iran discuss regional issues

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi discussed a host of bilateral, regional, and international issues of mutual concern with Iran's President Hassan Rouhani.During talks, both the sides expressed strong resolve to deepen and enhance bilateral cooperat...

Kuwaiti MoI meets with senior int’l officials in Munich Conf.

Kuwaiti Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Khaled Al-Jarrah Al-Sabah on Saturday discussed with a number of senior international officials bilateral ties, as part of the 54th Session of the Munich Security Conference . He held a meeting...

Trump visits hospital, sheriff’s office in Florida after mass school shooting

US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump visited Friday Broward Health North hospital in Florida that has been treating the victims of the high school shooting.After visiting the hospital, Trump visited Broward County Sheriff's office in ...