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South Sudan: The forgotten crisis in Jonglei State
Jonglei State has the highest number of internally displaced people and the highest level of food insecurity and malnutrition in famine-threatened South Sudan, according to a joint assessment by HelpAge International and Islamic Relief Worldwide.
1.3 million people remain internally displaced across South Sudan.
The Carter Center announced today that it has closed its field office in Egypt after nearly three years and that it will not deploy an observation mission to assess Egypt's parliamentary elections anticipated later this year. This decision reflects The Carter Center’s assessment that the political environment is deeply polarized and that political space has narrowed for Egyptian political parties, civil society, and the
Oran, October 9, 2014 – More than 54 speakers and 3,000 delegates from around the world will meet for five days at the International Feminine Congress for a Culture of Peace, to be held from 27 October to 2 November in Oran and Mostaganem, Algeria, in order to seek new approaches to end the fighting in the name of Islam and to promote the emergence of a society of "living better together ".
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — U.S. Vice President Joe Biden apologized Saturday to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who was angry over comments in which Biden said Erdogan had admitted that Turkey had made mistakes by allowing foreign fighters to cross into Syria.
Erdogan denied ever saying that and told reporters in Istanbul before Biden's apology that he "will be
Beit Sahour – Section of Public Relations:
The latest poll prepared by Dr. Nabil Kukali and conducted by the Palestinian Center for Public
Opinion (www.pcpo.org), covered a random sample of (1000) Palestinian respondents
representing the various demographic specimens of Palestinians (15 years and above) living in
the West Bank, including East Jerusalem, and Gaza Strip. It pro
Call by 31 Associations, NGOs and Parties from 5 continents to United Nations and the
United States to provide safety and security of Camp Liberty residents, and their
prompt intervention to revoke the inhumane siege enforced on this Camp
Government of Iraq has imposed a complete blockade on Camp Liberty since 23 days ago
Following the siege imposed on
Johanna Cornet is an 82 years old woman from Paris. As it has been lately reported in Science magazine, she was born in 1932 and has never done plastic surgery. Yet she looks like if she was 40 years old and not 82. Johanna is the mother of four children, and has eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
According to the interview with the American magazine Science, Johanna eats lot of watermelon. S
Poll No. 192 &nbs
A group of extremist Jewish settlers escorted by Israeli policemen on Monday morning desecrated the Aqsa Mosque's courtyards, while there is still an entry ban on all Palestinian women.
According to the Aqsa foundation for endowment and heritage, the Israeli occupation police are still imposing a ban on the entry of all Palestinian women, including female students of the Aqsa religious school, to the Mosque, a
Jewish settlers cut Palestinian trees in Beit Ummar village, to the north of al-Khalil, on Monday morning.
Activist Mohammed Ayad told the PIC that hordes of Jewish settlers attacked Palestinian crops and agricultural land in Wadi Abul Reesh area in the village.
He recalled that the settlers had chopped down more than 30 trees in the same area a few days ago.
Ayad pointed out that
Israeli Occupation Authorities (IOA) are expected to release on Monday the Jerusalemite MP Mohamed Totah and the former Minister of Jerusalem Affairs Khaled Abu Arafa, media sources in the Change and reform parliamentary bloc said.
The sources told Quds Press that Totah and Abu Arafa’s release followed two months in administrative detention.
The two Jerusa
Member of Hamas's political bureau Mousa Abu Marzouk said that the Palestinian unity government agreed to pay the salaries of the former government employees in Gaza next Wednesday.
In televised remarks last night, Abu Marzouk said that the civil servants who were hired by the former government in Gaza would be able to receive their salaries next Wednesday as agreed with the government in Ram
Hamas Movement has renewed its total rejection to be dragged into secondary battles following the escalated incitement against the movement.
Ezzet al-Resheq, member of the Movement’s political bureau, wrote on his Facebook page at dawn Monday that those who sacrificed their lives for the sake of Palestine and who achieved a legendary victory against the occupation will never be dragged into any secondary bat
The appointment of a new commander for the Israeli army’s Gaza Division is a proof of Israel’s admission of defeat in the Gaza offensive, Hamas spokesman, Sami Abu Zuhri said, dubbing the move an episode in a series of sanctions imposed on Israeli war “losers.”
Abu Zuhri’s statement came following the appointment of Brigadier General Itai Virov as new Gaza Division Commander, replacin
Around 706 Palestinians were killed during August including 698 martyrs in Gaza Strip and eight others were shot dead by Israeli gunfire during clashes that broke out throughout the West Bank, Ahrar center revealed in its monthly report.
The human rights center clarified that the reported martyrs came along with July’s martyrs as a result of Israeli aggression on Gaza that lasted for 51 days.
The Israeli occupation forces (IOF) kidnapped at dawn Monday six Palestinians from their homes during raids in Beit Ummar town in Al-Khalil and Fari'ah refugee camp in Nablus, and clashed with citizens.
Local sources in Beit Ummar town that Israeli troops raided homes and kidnapped two citizens, adding the Israeli campaign triggered violent clashes between them and Palestinian young men.
Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad confirmed Sunday during a phone conversation with deputy chief of Hamas political bureau Ismail Haneyya that his country has already started preparations for the reconstruction of Gaza.
He assured Haneyya that Qatar is simply undertaking its humanitarian responsibility towards Gaza which brought glory and honor to Arabs and Muslims.
For his part, Haneyya pra
The Anti-Coup Pro-Legitimacy National Alliance issued the following statement:
The Revolution's momentum is gathering fast, the raging revolt is expanding socially and geographically, and Egyptian youths are moving forward with vigor and determination in anti-coup defiance. The disillusioned poor are joining the raging revolt after discovering the military junta's ruthless treachery, and the people are responding i
As escalation of the political crisis in Pakistan between Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and the opposition led by Imran Khan continues, Pakistan has been dragged into a dangerous situation of complete paralysis for the past 15 days.
In an exclusive statement , about the Jamaat-e-Islami's position with regard to this crisis, Abdul-Ghaffar Aziz, leader of the Islamic group, said: "The people of Pakistan will
Giza Criminal Court sentenced to life imprisonment (25 years) the Muslim Brotherhood Chairman Mohamed Badie and Safwat Hegazy, along with six more Brotherhood leaders: Mohamed Beltagy, Essam El-Erian, Bassem Ouda (Minister of Supply in President Morsi's government), Husseini Antar, Essam Ragab and Mohamed Gomaa, in a fabricated lawsuit known in the media as the "Istiqama Mosque incident", referring to military coup f