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French economy to grow by only 1.4 pct in ’19 – Min.

PARIS, France’s economy will only expand by 1.4 percent in 2019, down 0.3 percent from earlier official predictions of 1.7 percent, Eco…

Russia will prevent terror attacks like those in New Zealand – Putin

MOSCOW, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Monday that Muslims were a target of a terrorist attack in New Zealand, affirming that his cou…

Palestinian gov’t receives USD two mln from Kuwait

GAZA, The Palestinian government said on Sunday it has received more than USD two million from Kuwait as part of its previous pledge to help in Ga…

AU urges dialogue in Algeria

ALGIERS, Chairperson of the African Union Commission (AU) Moussa Faki on Saturday called for national dialogue in Algeria to resolve the seve…

Turkish Pres. says no U-turn on S-400 missile deal

ANKARA, Turkey’s leader said Thursday that Turkey will not make a U-turn on its deal to purchase Russian S-400 air defense systems.

R…

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met with UN Special Envoy of the Secretary-General for Yemen Martin Griffiths

WASHINGTON, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met Thursday with UN Special Envoy of the Secretary-General for Yemen Martin Griffiths during w…

British lawmakers shun Brexit no deal scenario

LONDON, British lawmakers have rejected leaving the European Union without a deal under any circumstances.

The House of Commons members vote…

KNPC: Fifth gas train to start operation in 2020

KUWAIT, The state-owned Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC) has stated that its strategic fifth gas train project would be operative as …

OFID approves over USD 303 mln. funding for developing countries

VIENNA, The OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) approved loans and grants amounting to more than USD 303 million for the developin…

Second Gazan dies of wounds by Israeli fire on Mon.

GAZA, A second Palestinian man has succumbed to his injuries caused by Israeli fire during a recent Gaza protest.

Mousa Mohammad, 23, died toda…