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Libya's elected parliament, the House of Representatives, has asked Abdullah al-Thinni to form new caretaker government, a lawmaker has said.
The latest political development on Monday comes amid ongoing violence in the country.
Thinni had been prime minister of the oil-rich country since March, but his position has been challenged by a rival parliament refusing to recognise the House of Repre
The United States has urged Israel to reverse its decision to seize nearly 400 hectares of land in the occupied West Bank, a move anti-settlement activists termed the largest land grab in 30 years.
Israel announced the massive land appropriation on Sunday in the Etzion settlement bloc near Bethlehem just days after Gaza ceasefire.
A Palestinian official said the latest land grab by Israel would ca
On a dusty, shadeless hilltop in the Turkish border town of Kilis, Syrian mothers, toddlers, and elderly cram into a makeshift medical centre housed in an abandoned bakery. Some 500 patients will seek treatment here today, though officially the centre does not exist.
Known as Syria Polyclinic 1, the facility is part of an informal network of medical centres that have cropped up in Kilis to treat the nearly 80,000
The United States embassy compound in the Libyan capital Tripoli has been raided by militiamen, but no Americans were present as the embassy was evacuated more than a month ago.
The attack on Sunday comes as fighting between rival militias rages in Tripoli and Benghazi, the scond city in the east.
Even though the US suspended its mission in Tripoli for the second time in three years in July, the U
Government forces mainly composed of Kurdish peshmerga fighters and armed volunteers have broken through the Islamic State group siege on the town of Amerli located between Baghdad, and the northern city of Kirkuk.
The news came as the AFP news agency reported on Monday that fighting with the Sunni rebel group continues in Sulaiman Bek and Yanakaja towns north of Amerli, killing at least two peshmerga fighters.
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The Israeli occupation army said it had annexed 4,000 dunums of Palestinian land around Gush Etzion settlement compound to the south of Bethlehem city.
Senior army officer Yoav Mordechai, coordinator of government activities in the occupied territories, said that at the behest of the higher political echelon, 4,000 dunums near the compound were declared state land, in response to the kidnapping and killing of thre
The Aqsa foundation for endowment and heritage said that the Israeli occupation police prevented on Sunday morning Palestinian women from entering the Aqsa Mosque and only allowed in Jewish settlers and intelligence officers.
In a press release, the Aqsa foundation said that the Israeli police forces deployed at the gates of the Aqsa Mosque had prevented since seven o'clock in the morning Palestinian women fro
The approximately 600 women in the Brazilian town of Noiva do Cordeiro - mostly aged between 20 and 25 - are saying no to marriage, baptism and any rules made by men. The beautiful women of the town are making headlines with their appeal for single men.
"Here, the only men we single girls meet are either married or related to us; everyone is a cousin. I haven't kissed a man for a long time. We all dream o
For the first time since 2007, a humanitarian convoy of the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) successfully crossed from Egypt into the Gaza Strip Wednesday , carrying enough food to feed around 150,000 people for five days.
After a seven-hour drive from Alexandria – where the food was procured – across the Sinai Peninsula, WFP’s trucks arrived at the Rafah crossing. The convoy of 18
Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech tried to create political and military victory in order not to give his opponents a chance to criticize him and to deceive the public, Israeli paper reported.
"I expected that Netanyahu would be more direct and to explain the strategic aspects that he faced in Gaza; he should have said it was possible to extinguish Hamas but the price would be too high,
Israeli occupation forces(IOF) detained on Thursday at dawn 13 Palestinians in a wide-ranging campaign of raids across the West Bank and Jerusalem .
Israeli army claimed that most of the detainees were affiliated belong to Hamas they were referred to security centers for interrogation.
In Bethlehem , the IOF detained two citizens after raiding their homes , in addition to one Palestinain from Nabl
The vice president of Hamas Political bureau, Mossa Abu Marzouq arrives Gaza later today Thursday as scheduled .
Abo Marzouq posted on his Twitter account, " I'm on my way to Gaza the place of victory, honor and pride. Gaza dedicates its steadfastness to the Islamic Omaa " Nation" who waits for its near victory ".
Abu Marzouq participated ,as a member in the united Pa
A Palestinian youth was moderately injured Wednesday after being run over by an Israeli settler in the occupied West Bank, eyewitnesses said.
Spokesman of Popular Committee Against the Wall and Settlement, Mohamed Awad, said that Montaser al-Heroob,25, was walking on the entrance to the Beit Ummar town, north of Hebron, when a settler deliberately ran him over.
Medical sources pointed out th
Palestinian Resistance Movement "Hamas" said Monday at dawn that nothing new about the ceasefire in the Gaza Strip.
Member of Hamas political bureau Ezzat Resheq posted on his Facebook account: "There is nothing new about the ceasefire, and if there is any development, we will announce it."
At least 2123 Palestinians have been killed and more than 10,000 others injured in more
Director of the border crossings, Maher Abu Sabha, said that the work in the Rafah crossing will continue despite attacking its halls and vicinity at Monday by Israeli warplanes.
With its current status, it is difficult to continue to provide services to the citizens in the Rafah crossing because of the attack, Abu Sabha said.
Israeli warplanes shelled areas in the vicinity of Rafah crossing in th
At least 89 entire families have been killed in Gaza since Israel started its military campaign, Palestinian health officials said. The Judeh family, a woman and her four children, died after an airstrike hit their house reportedly without warning.
The incident happened in Tel Azatar, in the northern part of the Gaza strip and the family of five was killed instantly, after the Israeli Forces launched their attack.
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan yesterday visited a number of injured Palestinians who are receiving treatment in Ankara.
Several Turkish officials accompanied Erdogan's in his visit, which lasted for two hours. Erdogan was updated on the health conditions of the Palestinians, who were wounded in the Israeli war on the Gaza Strip and transported by the Turkish ministry of health for treatment in Tu
a9-month old Shouq Abu Hashish inhaled poisonous gas when her home was bombed by an Israeli missile in Beit Hanoun in the northern Gaza strip.
Her mother, Mona Hashish, 27, explained: " the Israeli military hit our neighbor's house, so we fled to a near UN shelter. However, the bombing continued and the military threw a gas bomb at our place. "
6 days after fleeing to the UN shelter,
Schools are to open Sunday morning to 700,000 Palestinian students in the West Bank while Gaza students will not be able to go to school due to the ongoing Israeli offensive.
Minister of Education and Higher Education Khawla Shakhshir said that 500,000 students in the Gaza Strip are not able to start their school year. The ministry said the school year in Gaza will start as soon as the Israeli aggression has
Israeli warplanes bombed Sunday at night a commercial compound in Rafah city in the southern Gaza Strip.
Our correspondent said that the warplanes launched 4 rockets at least at the compound causing the building to collapse and sending a huge ball of fire and a black cloud of smoke into the air.
As a result, Three were slightly injured and transferred to Abu Youef al-Najjar hospital.
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