Daily Archives: September 8, 2018

Trump calls on Apple to make its products in US

WASHINGTON, US President Donald Trump called on Apple Saturday to make its products in the US instead of China and to start building new plants "now." Trump said in a tweet "Apple prices may increase because of the massive

Two killed, 45 hurt amid angry Basra riots, Iraqi authorities say

BAGHDAD, Two people were killed and 45 others were injured, including two security personnel, amid angry protests in the major Iraqi southern city of Basra on Friday, authorities said.The casualties, most of which were due to gunfire, included one

Iraq tells security forces to deal “firmly” with Basra riots

BAGHDAD, Security forces in Iraq have been called on to handle violent protests "firmly" in the southern main economic city of Basra after protesters broke into the Iranian consulate and set it ablaze.After Prime Minister Haidar Al-Abadi met advisors

Iraq tells security forces to deal “firmly” with Basra riots

BAGHDAD, Security forces in Iraq have been called on to handle violent protests "firmly" in the southern main economic city of Basra after protesters broke into the Iranian consulate and set it ablaze.After Prime Minister Haidar Al-Abadi met advisors

Arab, Western forces begin Bright Star exercises in Egypt

CAIRO, Arab and Western military forces and observers from 25 countries, including Egypt and the US, were taking part in the Bright Star exercises on Saturday at Mohammad Najeeb Base in Egypt.The exercises, due until September 20, will strengthen

Arab, Western forces begin Bright Star exercises in Egypt

CAIRO, Arab and Western military forces and observers from 25 countries, including Egypt and the US, were taking part in the Bright Star exercises on Saturday at Mohammad Najeeb Base in Egypt.The exercises, due until September 20, will strengthen

US cuts financial aid to Palestinian hospitals in Jerusalem

RAMALLAH, As part of its economic war on the Palestinians to get them to accept its terms for a peace deal with Israel, the United States said it would cancel USD 20 million in aid to Palestinian hospitals in

Arab, Western forces begin Bright Star exercises in Egypt

CAIRO, Arab and Western military forces and observers from 25 countries, including Egypt and the US, were taking part in the Bright Star exercises on Saturday at Mohammad Najeeb Base in Egypt.The exercises, due until September 20, will strengthen

UN official: Kuwait Amir’s contributions indicate high diplomatic work

By Nasser Al-Otaibi KUWAIT, The Permanent Coordinator and Representative to UN Development Program in Kuwait Tareq Al-Sheikh said Saturday that His Highness the Amir has set a bright history of high-level diplomatic and development work over the past ...

UN official: Kuwait Amir’s contributions indicate high diplomatic work

By Nasser Al-Otaibi KUWAIT, The Permanent Coordinator and Representative to UN Development Program in Kuwait Tareq Al-Sheikh said Saturday that His Highness the Amir has set a bright history of high-level diplomatic and development work over the past ...