Daily Archives: October 6, 2018

Algerian PM: presidential elections next April

ALGIERS, Algeria's Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia said on Saturday that presidential elections will be held next April, while Chairman of People's National Assembly (APN) Said Bouhadja is called to resign.Ouyahia, secretary-general of the National Rally...

Palestinian president praises contributions to UNRWA

RAMALLAH, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Saturday commended countries that have increased their contributions to the United Nations's Palestinian refugee agency, UNRWA.This came during a meeting of Fatah movement members late Saturday in Ramal...

Palestinian president praises contributions to UNRWA

RAMALLAH, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Saturday commended countries that have increased their contributions to the United Nations's Palestinian refugee agency, UNRWA.This came during a meeting of Fatah movement members late Saturday in Ramal...

Pres. Al-Sisi: Egypt keen on strengthening strategic partnership relations with US

CAIRO, Egypt's President Abdelfatah Al-Sisi reiterated his country's commitment to strengthen the strategic partnership with the US.A statement given by the Presidential Spokesman, Ambassador Bassam Radhi confirmed the commitment as it was discussed i...

Kuwait oil price down 91 cents to settle at USD 82.66

KUWAIT, The price of Kuwaiti oil down 91 cents to USD 82.66 per barrel (pb) Friday after settling at USD 83.57 pb the day before, said the Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) Saturday.At the global level, oil prices went down

Iraq’s Kurdistan congratulates Nadia Murad for winning Nobel Peace Prize

IRBIL, Iraq's Kurdistan region congratulated Friday Nadia Murad for winning 2018 Nobel Peace Prize, which she shared with Denis Mukwege from the Democratic Republic of Congo."Our heartfelt congratulations go to Nadia Murad for winning the Nobel Peace ...

Palestinian president praises contributions to UNRWA

RAMALLAH, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Saturday commended countries that have increased their contributions to the United Nations's Palestinian refugee agency, UNRWA.This came during a meeting of Fatah movement members late Saturday in Ramal...

Senate confirms Kavanaugh to Supreme Court

WASHINGTON, The Senate confirmed Saturday Brett Kavanaugh to the US Supreme Court with a 50-48 votes.His confirmation to this life-time appointment as the Supreme Court's 114th justice comes following a division in the Senate that went on for weeks