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UN: Construction material will flow into the Strip

Construction material in GazaThe United Nations has brokered a Palestinian-Israeli deal to enable the importing of construction materials to Gaza to ensure they will only be used for reconstruction, a UN envoy said yesterday.

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UN: Rebuilding Syria, Iraq and Gaza will cost $750bn

Man looks overlooks destruction and rubble The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) said yesterday that rebuilding war-torn Syria, Iraq and Gaza will cost around $750 billion.

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US senator says Saudi contributed to the rise of IS

Bob GrahamUS former Senator, Bob Graham has accused President Barack Obama's administration of repeating past mistakes by dealing softly with Saudi Arabia, especially following its role in supporting and financing jihadist groups.

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Venezuela sends more aid planes to Gaza

Nicolas MaduroThe second Venezuelan aid plane took off on Thursday evening from Caracas International Airport heading to Palestinians in the Gaza Strip.

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US to deliver armed aircraft to Lebanon

David HaleAmerican Ambassador to Lebanon David Hale said on Friday that his country is to provide Lebanon with armed Cessna aircraft, in addition to Hellfire missiles.

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