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  • Palestinian hunger-striker Khalil Awawdeh [@Belalmd12/Twitter]

    Israel extends detention of Palestinian hunger striker despite deal to release him

    An Israeli court yesterday extended the detention of Palestinian prisoner Khalil Awawdeh for one week under the pretext that he has a mobile phone. Muhjat Al-Quds Association said in a statement that the Israeli occupation authorities extended Awawdeh's detention over claims of having a mobile phone he used when he was moved from Assaf...
  • Trinity College Dublin student come together to support Palestinian-led Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions (BDS) campaign [Palestinians abroad/Facebook]

    More than half of US students support boycott of Israel

    More than half of American university students support the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement, an official survey conducted by Israeli Foreign Ministry released on Monday has found. The survey, Israel's Ynet News said, found that 48 per cent of US students support Israel and believe it is an asset while 56 per...
  • Morocco's Foreign Minister Nasser Bourita (R) shakes hands with Israel's Defence Minister Benny Gantz (L) in the capital Rabat on 24 November 2021 [FADEL SENNA/AFP/Getty Images]

    Israel exploits the Algerian-Moroccan rift to push them further apart

    Since former President Donald Trump launched his Abraham Accords initiative to help Israel normalise ties with its Arab neighbours, the Apartheid State of Israel has been making gains and exploiting that initiative as much as it can. Lately, Israel is projecting itself as a military regional superpower, offering its...
  • Fanatic Jewish settlers stormed Al-Aqsa mosque compound accompanying with Israeli riot police within the Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year in Jerusalem on September 26, 2022. [Jerusalem Islamic Waqf - Anadolu Agency]

    Indonesia's Aqsa Working Group condemns settlers storming Al-Aqsa, Ibrahimi Mosques

    Indonesia's Al-Aqsa Working Group yesterday condemned the recent celebration of the Jewish New Year in Al-Aqsa and Ibrahimi Mosques. The activities conducted between 25-27 September triggered widespread unrest in the occupied West Bank. The statement said the celebrations and rituals constituted deliberate harassment, blasphemy and terrorism against the sanctity of the mosques. The group warned that if left unchecked, these "provocative actions" can trigger a religious conflict....
  • Edition of Sudan's Al-Tayyar newspaper in which the Minister of Health said: "The watery diarrhoea is not my problem"

    Sudan authorities launch cases against newspaper, Bar Association

    Sudan's Public Prosecution has launched legal proceedings against a prominent newspaper and the Bar Association, triggering complaints that authorities are trying to restrict basic freedoms nearly a year after a coup, Reuters reports. On Monday, the Public Prosecution's cyber crimes unit issued an order to block the website of...
  • UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - SEPTEMBER 07: An unmanned metro train leaves the Dubai International Financial Centre metro station during trials prior to the official opening in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, on Monday, Sept. 7, 2009. The ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammad bin Rashid al Maktoum will inaugurate the Metro operations on September 9 with the launch ceremony being held at Mall of the Emirates. (Photo by Charles Crowell/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

    UAE, Oman sign $3bn cross-border railway deal

    The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Oman have signed a $3 billion deal to link each other's borders through a cross-border rail project, in a major expansion of rail infrastructure in the Gulf. During a two-day state visit by the UAE's president, Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan to Oman,...
  • People stroll in the center of Amsterdam city, Netherlands, on April 16, 2022, during the Easter week. - Netherlands OUT (Photo by Ramon van Flymen / ANP / AFP) / Netherlands OUT (Photo by RAMON VAN FLYMEN/ANP/AFP via Getty Images)

    Amsterdam City Council pushes for end of nationwide burqa ban

    Local leaders in Amsterdam have taken an important step to encourage scrapping the burqa (face-covering clothing) ban in the Netherlands, which came into force in 2019, Anadolu News Agency reports. On 14 September, the City Council in the Netherlands' capital and largest city passed a proposal to repeal the...
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    Ethiopia, Somalia eye shift from military to economic cooperation

    The leaders of Ethiopia and Somalia, on Wednesday, signalled the neighbours will lay greater focus on economic ties in the coming future, Anadolu News Agency reports. Prime Minister, Abiy Ahmed, welcomed Somali President, Hassan Sheikh Mahmoud, on a two-day working visit to the capital, Addis Ababa, his first trip...
  • Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi attends a cabinet meeting in Tehran, Iran on July 13, 2022. ( Iranian Presidency - Anadolu Agency )

    Iran hard-line President to address nation as unrest spreads

    Hard-line President, Ebrahim Raisi, planned a television address to the nation on Wednesday, amid a tide of anti-government unrest in Iran, with protesters chanting "death to the dictator", after the death of a young woman in police custody, Reuters reports. Despite a growing death toll and a fierce crackdown by security...
  • The President of the Transitional Sovereign Council of Sudan, Abdel Fattah al-Burhan, addresses the 77th session of the United Nations General Assembly at the UN headquarters in New York City on September 22, 2022 [Photo by TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP via Getty Images]

    The Sudanese general's interesting appearance in New York

    He will visit Israel if he is invited and the means are available to go. It was with this clear audacity that the chairman of the Sudanese Transitional Sovereignty Council, General Abdel Fattah Al-Burhan, spoke to the media on the sidelines of the meetings of the 77th session of...
  • CANAKKALE, TURKEY – DECEMBER 17: Employees from Akfen Renewable Energy Group’s, Canakkale Wind Power Plant, do a routine check of equipment on the top of a wind turbine on December 17, 2021 in Canakkale, Turkey. The Canakkale region of Turkey hosts more than 1000 operating wind turbines. In November, Turkey's installed wind power capacity reached 10,585 megawatts making it the second-largest renewable capacity after hydropower. In October, Turkey ratified the Paris Climate Agreement, becoming the last country in the G-20 group to do so and setting an aim for net-zero emissions by 2053 and a focus on new climate initiatives. However, gas and coal continue to be the primary fuel sources in the energy sector, forcing the government to shift towards renewables, such as geothermal, hydropower, wind and solar energy. Over recent years, Turkey has increased installed capacity of renewable sources of energy as it endeavors to cut its near total dependence on imported petroleum products. Oil and gas imports, much of which are used to generate electricity, have become a significant strain on foreign exchange reserves especially as the country deals with a dire economic crisis with the Turkish lira losing more than 40 percent of its value against the U.S dollar this year. However according to Turkey's Energy and Natural Resources Minister Fatih Donmez, Turkey’s power capacity in renewable energy reached approximately 53,000 megawatts at the end of October, and, on November 11, electricity production from wind power hit a historic daily record, generating 20.1 percent of total power. Turkey’s renewable energy capacity is predicted to grow by 50 percent from 2021 through 2026, according to a recent report by the International Energy Agency (IEA). (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

    Turkiye 'ready to be regional centre for wind energy'

    Turkiye's Industry and Technology Minister Mustafa Varank said on Tuesday that his country is ready to be a wind energy hub for Europe and Central Asia. Varank's remarks were made in a speech at the opening of the WindEnergy conference and exhibition in Hamburg, Germany, in which more than...
  • Government's buildings at Green Zone on August 29, 2022 [Haydar Karaalp/Anadolu Agency]

    Rocket attack injures 7 soldiers in Iraq's Green Zone

    Seven Iraqi soldiers were injured in a rocket attack in Baghdad's fortified Green Zone on Wednesday, according to local authorities, Anadolu News Agency reports. In a statement, the Cabinet's Security Media Cell said three Katyusha rockets landed in the Green Zone as a Parliament session was being convened. The...
  • Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman attends Jeddah Security and Development Summit in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia on July 16, 2022. [Royal Court of Saudi Arabia - Anadolu Agency]

    Saudi Prince's new role as PM part of King's delegation of duties

    Saudi Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman's new role as Prime Minister is in line with the King's previous delegation of duties to him, including representing the Kingdom in foreign visits and chairing summits hosted by the Kingdom, a Saudi official said on Tuesday, Reuters reports. King Salman bin Abdulaziz...
  • Israels Foreign Minister Yair Lapid (L) welcomes the United Arab Emirates' Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed al-Nahyan on March 27, 2022 [JACK GUEZ/AFP via Getty Images]

    UAE minister praises cooperation with Israel and Lapid's call for two-state solution

    The Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation in the UAE, Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed, has praised his country's "fruitful" relations with Israel and regards them as an example of the benefits of peace, the official UAE news agency WAM has reported. Bin Zayed made his comment yesterday during...
  • Sisi suggests Egyptians eat tree leaves as prices soar

    Egypt: Sisi pledges to solve supply problems within 2 months

    Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi yesterday pledged to solve the problem of the shortage of production requirements resulting from the restrictions on imports within two months, adding that he gave directions to the governor of the Central Bank in this regard. Al-Sisi's pledge came during the inauguration of a...
  • Israeli forces in Jenin, West Bank on August 08, 2022 [Nedal Eshtayah/Anadolu Agency]

    Israel storms Jenin camp, surrounds Palestinian home

    Israeli occupation forces this morning stormed the Jenin refugee camp in the northern West Bank and surrounded a house. Palestinian sources reported that an explosion occurred in the house of the brother of the martyr Raad Hazem, which was surrounded by Israeli forces. Israel has since sent reinforcements to...
  • Faezeh Hashemi Rafsanjani the daughter of late Iranian president Hojatoleslam Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani in Tehran, Iran J0n 18 June 2018 [Kaveh Kazemi/Getty Images]

    Iran arrests Rafsanjani's daughter on charges of inciting riots

    Iranian security forces have arrested Faezeh Hashemi, the daughter of former President Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, on charges of "inciting riots." Iran's Tasnim news agency said Faezeh "has a previous record of arrests due to her direct presence in some past protests." Last July, Iranian authorities charged Faezeh, a...
  • The Central Bank of Lebanon [Karan Jain/Flickr]

    Lebanon to apply weaker official exchange rate, Finance Minister says

    Lebanon's Central Bank will use an official exchange rate of 15,000 pounds to the dollar instead of 1,507, Finance Minister, Youssef Khalil told Reuters on Wednesday, calling it a step towards unifying the country's numerous exchange rates. The step will come into effect from the end of October, Khalil...
  • Nasser Al-Mubarak [@m3takl_en/Twitter]

    Saudi activist sentenced to 16 years for tweet

    The European-Saudi Organisation for Human Rights (ESOHR)) has revealed that a court in Saudi Arabia has sentenced activist Nasser Al-Mubarak to 16 years in prison for sharing a post on Twitter. The ESOHR did not explain the content of the tweet in question, and the Saudi authorities have not...
  • A photo taken on March 14, 2022, shows a Russian ruble coin and the Russian Mir payment system logo on a bank card in Moscow [AFP via Getty Images]

    Turkiye banks abandon Russian MIR payment system, bowing to US pressure

    Turkish banks have completely ceased the facilitation of transactions through the Russian payment system MIR, following significant pressure and the threat of sanctions from the United States. According to the Turkish channel, NTV, no banks in Turkiye now accept MIR cards, after Turkiye Halk Bankası, TC Ziraat Bankası and...
  • Pope Francis on September 14, 2022 [Meirbek Tazhkuranov/Anadolu Agency]

    Pope to visit Bahrain for conference in November, Vatican says

    Pope Francis will visit predominantly Muslim Bahrain from 3 – 6 November to attend an international conference, the Vatican announced on Wednesday, Reuters reports. The Vatican said the Pope would visit the Gulf island country off the Arabian Peninsula to take part in the Bahrain Forum for Dialogue: East...
  • Sven Kühn von Burgsdorff, EU Representative visits the Masafer Yatta in the south of the West Bank city of Hebron on July 7, 2022 [Mamoun Wazwaz/ApaImages]

    EU, Spain donate $28.5m to Palestinian families

    The European Union (EU) and Spain have donated €28.5 million ($28.5 million) towards the payment of social allowances for Palestinian families, based in the occupied West Bank and the besieged Gaza Strip. The fund will be provided through the National Cash Transfer Programme, in collaboration with the Palestinian Ministry...
  • Alaa Abdelfattah [Twitter]

    UK MP proposes British citizens abroad receive statutory consular assistance

    The UK's Shadow Foreign Secretary has proposed that British citizens abroad receive a statutory right to Foreign Office consular assistance, reports The Guardian. The UK government is currently not legally obliged to provide consular assistance to a UK citizen, leaving consular protection entirely at the discretion of the UK...
  • The life of Yusuf Qaradawi: MEMO in conversation with Azzam Tamimi

    Join us for a live conversation with British Palestinian academic and political activist Dr Azzam Tamimi as we discuss the life and legacy of Sheikh Yusuf Al-Qaradawi who died at the age of 96 on 26 September 2022.Tamimi is currently the Chairman of Alhiwar TV and is its Editor-in-Chief. He is...
  • Japan's Prime Minister Fumio in Tokyo, Japan on May 23, 2022 [David Mareuil/Anadolu Agency]

    Japan urges against moves harming Palestinian peace process, including settlements

    Japan's Prime Minister, on Wednesday, urged against any move that would harm the Palestinian peace process, including settlements, Anadolu News Agency reports. Fumio Kishida reaffirmed Japan's support for a two-state solution and "expressed his concern about violence and clashes in various parts of Palestine and Israel" in a meeting...
  • Fanatic Jewish settlers stormed Al-Aqsa mosque compound accompanying with Israeli riot police within the Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year in Jerusalem on September 26, 2022 [Jerusalem Islamic Waqf/Anadolu Agency]

    Palestinians protest Israeli settler intrusions into Al-Aqsa complex

    Palestinians staged a rally in Gaza City on Wednesday to protest Israeli settler intrusions into the flashpoint Al-Aqsa Mosque complex in occupied East Jerusalem, Anadolu News Agency reports. "We reject all Israeli raids and measures in Al-Aqsa Mosque," Ahmad Hamad, a spokesman of Hamas' student wing, which organised the...
  • A picture taken on January 16, 2022 shows the Correctional and Rehabilitation Centre in Badr city [KHALED DESOUKI/AFP via Getty Images]

    Detainees in new Egypt's Badr prison complex complain about conditions

    Detainees that have been transferred to the new Badr prison complex in Egypt have complained about the conditions there, reports Al-Araby Al-Jadeed. Egyptian authorities tried to sell the prison in an effort to improve the conditions of prisons and detainees following severe international condemnation. One of the detainees being...
  • Egyptian-born cleric Sheikh Yusuf al-Qaradawi attends the sixth annual Al-Quds (Jerusalem) Conference organised by the Jerusalem International Foundation in the Qatari capital Doha on October 12, 2008 [KARIM JAAFAR/AFP/Getty Images]

    Egypt: Al-Azhar ignores Al-Qaradawi's death, while Saudi and UAE media attack him

    The prestigious Al-Azhar Foundation in Cairo and its head, Sheikh Ahmed El-Tayeb, have ignored the opportunity to express condolences on the death of the former head of the International Union of Muslim Scholars (IUMS), Dr Sheikh Yusuf Al-Qaradawi, Arabi21 has reported. Neither Al-Azhar nor El-Tayeb have commented on Al-Qaradawi's...
  • Thumbnail - Elderly Palestinian knocked unconscious by Israeli forces
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    Elderly Palestinian knocked unconscious by Israeli forces

    READ: Elderly Palestinian anti-occupation activist succumbs to wounds...
  • Family and friends of al-Jazeera reporter Shireen Abu Akleh, Anton Abu Akleh, attend a candle vigil outside the Church of the Nativity in the West Bank Biblical city of Bethlehem on May 16, 2022 [HAZEM BADER/AFP via Getty Images]

    Bipartisan support for Israel wanes as US Democrats demand justice for Abu Akleh

    Bipartisan support for Israel in Washington has waned following the killing of Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh in May. Leading members of Congress have threatened to cut US military aid to the apartheid state in a letter challenging Israel and the US government over their position on the...
  • Christian Maronite east Beirut residents stage a rally in front of French embassy 07 November 1989 to support General Michel Aoun's refusal to accept the agreement reached by Lebanese parliament members in Taif, Saudi Arabia, 23 October [ABU GHANEM/AFP via Getty Images]
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    We need to implement the terms of the Lebanese constitution to move forward

    A semi-orchestrated campaign has been seen in Lebanon over the past week calling for the terms of the 1989 Taif Agreement to be implemented. It has involved government heads, ministers, MPs, religious authorities, leaders of political parties, journalists, social media, and women and men from various organisations, circles, regions...
  • Retired Israeli general and Executive Director of Tel Aviv University's Institute for National Security Studies (INSS), Amos Yadlin on December 5, 2020 [MAZEN MAHDI/AFP via Getty Images]

    PA collapse will be a strategic threat to Israel, says ex-head of military intelligence

    A former head of Israel's military intelligence has warned that the collapse of the Palestinian Authority (PA) could be a strategic threat to the occupation state. Amos Yadlin said on Monday that recent weeks had seen a decline in the performance of the PA security services, creating a vacuum...
  • US Ambassador in Sudan John Godfrey in Khartoum, Sudan on September 01, 2022 [Sudan Sovereignty Council Press/Anadolu Agency]

    US warns Sudan against hosting Russia military facility 

    US Ambassador to Khartoum, John Godfrey, yesterday warned the Sudanese government of the repercussions of allowing Russia to build a military base in the Red Sea, the Anadolu news agency reported. In an interview with the Tayyar newspaper, Godfrey said: "There are some reports that Russia is trying to...
  • Qatar's Egyption-born cleric Sheikh Yussuf al-Qaradawi on 26 March 2007 [FAYEZ NURELDINE/AFP via Getty Images]
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    Sheikh Yusuf Al-Qaradawi: A man for all seasons

    Like millions of other Muslims, I was deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Dr Sheikh Yusuf Al-Qaradawi. He truly was one of the greatest of contemporary Islamic scholars whose life and work had a huge impact on us all in both the 20th and 21st centuries. As...
  • France's fighter jets Rafale are seen parked on the flight deck of the French aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle on May 28, 2019 [ROSLAN RAHMAN/AFP via Getty Images]

    Report: Egypt tops list of arms importers from France 

    Egypt has topped the list of arms importers from France in 2021 thanks to an order of 30 Rafale fighter jets, making the Middle East the largest arms buyer from France last year, according to an annual parliamentary report published yesterday. In 2021, Egypt requested the purchase of French...
  • Palestinians performed the absentee funeral prayer for Sheikh Yusuf Al-Qaradawi in Al-Aqsa Mosque on 27 September 2022 [alquds-city]
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    Al-Aqsa holds absentee funeral prayers for Sheikh Yusuf Qaradawi 

    Scores of Palestinians performed the absentee funeral prayer for Sheikh Yusuf Al-Qaradawi in Al-Aqsa Mosque yesterday. Al-Qaradawi died at the age of 96 in the Qatari capital, Doha, on Monday and was buried in the country yesterday.Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas offered his condolences following the death of Sheikh Al-Qaradawi to the Emir of...
  • Rafael-made SPYDER mobile interceptors [@RoyalIntel_/Twitter]
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    Israel to sell air defence system to UAE

    Israel has agreed to sell an advanced air defence system to the United Arab Emirates, two sources familiar with the matter said, in the first such known deal between the two since they forged ties in 2020, Reuters reported. Sources told the new agency that Israel approved the UAE's request...
  • Image of Morocco's King Mohammed VI [COP22/Twitter]

    Morocco king invited to Arab League Summit in Algeria

    Morocco's King Mohammed VI has received an invitation from Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune to attend the upcoming Arab League Summit being held in Algeria in early November, the Moroccan Ministry of Foreign Affairs said yesterday. The Moroccan Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement that Minister Nasser Bourita...
  • A picture obtained by AFP outside Iran on September 21, 2022, shows Iranian demonstrators taking to the streets of the capital Tehran during a protest for Mahsa Amini, days after she died in police custody [AFP via Getty Images]

    Iran parliament divided over crackdown on protests

    The Iranian parliament is divided over the judicial and security forces' crackdown on anti-government protests following the death of Mahsa Amini in prison last week. The Iranian news agency IRNA said conservative lawmaker, Zohreh Lajevardi, said the recent protests had been organised by Iran's enemies and demanded severe punishments for participants....
  • King of Saudi Arabia Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud on October 30, 2021 [Royal Court of Saudi Arabia/Anadolu Agency]
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    Saudi King names Crown Prince as Prime Minister

    Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz named his son and heir, Prince Mohammed bin Salman, as the Kingdom's Prime Minister and his second son, Prince Khalid as Defence Minister, a Royal Decree said on Tuesday, Reuters reports. The reshuffle kept another son, Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman, as Energy Minister,...
  • Thumbnail - Thousands join funeral prayers for Sheikh Yusuf Qaradawi
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    Thousands join funeral prayers for Sheikh Yusuf Qaradawi

    READ: Yusuf Al-Qaradawi, Muslim scholar and spiritual leader of Muslim Brotherhood, dies aged 96...
  • Turkish police officers in Istanbul on 29 May 2021 [YASIN AKGUL/AFP/Getty Images]

    Turkiye: explosion in Mersin yesterday, police officers injured

    One Turkish police officer was killed, late on Monday, and another was injured after a bomb exploded near a residence that houses police in the Mezitli district of Mersin province, Interior Minister, Suleyman Soylu confirmed, Anadolu News Agency reports. According to the Turkish Minister, the two females that carried...
  • A farmer harvests wheat on June 21, 2022 [Fatemeh Bahrami/Anadolu Agency]

    Jordan, Syria, Iraq, Lebanon agree to boost food security cooperation

    The agriculture ministers of Jordan, Lebanon, Iraq and Syria have agreed to support an initiative to boost food security in the region. According to the Jordan News Agency (Petra), Jordanian Agriculture Minister, Khalid Hneifat, yesterday held a meeting with his Syrian counterpart, Muhammad Qatna, Iraqi Minister, Muhammad Khafaji and...
  • Mahmoud Abbas, Palestinian Authority president, speaks during the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York, US, on Friday, 23 September, 2022 [Jeenah Moon/Bloomberg via Getty Images]

    Despite his assertions at the UN, Abbas has no political will to deliver

    If Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas was serious about holding the international community and Israel accountable for the ongoing colonisation of Palestine, his UN General Assembly speech would have been more definite. "Today, on behalf of the Palestinian people, to whom I am proud to belong, I tell you...
  • Wolfgang Kubicki during the Blankenese new year reception at Hotel Grand Elysee on May 6, 2022 in Hamburg, Germany [Tristar Media/Getty Images]

    Turkiye summons German Envoy after politician likens Erdogan to 'sewer rat'

    Turkiye's Foreign Ministry summoned the German ambassador to Ankara, on Tuesday, to protest over comments made by a senior German politician who likened President Tayyip Erdogan to a "little sewer rat", Reuters reports. "We condemn in the strongest terms the insulting statements made by Wolfgang Kubicki, the Vice-Speaker of...
  • An OPEC sign hangs outside the OPEC Secretariat on December 6, 2018 [Stefan Wermuth/Bloomberg via Getty Images]

    Russia seen suggesting OPEC+ cuts oil output by 1m bpd

    Russia is likely to propose that OPEC+ reduces oil output by around 1 million barrels per day at its next meeting in October, a source familiar with the Russian viewpoint said on Tuesday, Reuters reports. The meeting will take place on 5 October, against the backdrop of falling oil...
  • Image of Israeli defence contractor Elbit, one of the15 US companies that has been sanctioned by Iran [MilborneOne/Wikipedia]

    Israel weapons manufacture confirms it was hacked

    The US branch of the Israeli arms manufacturer Elbit Systems has confirmed that it was hacked in early June, according to America's TechCrunch newspaper. The Texas-based company said the breach occurred on 8 June and that 369 people were affected. An alert sent out to impacted customers by a...
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    Putin faults West's 'predatory policies' for global food crisis

    The global food crisis is a result of the West's "predatory policies," Russia's President, Vladimir Putin, said on Tuesday, Anadolu News Agency reports. "The West is provoking a global food crisis … The cost of food on the world market has returned to the levels of the beginning of...
  • KHARTOUM, SUDAN - AUGUST 18: People stage demonstration demanding the civilian rule in Sudan's capital Khartoum on August 18, 2022. ( Mahmoud Hjaj - Anadolu Agency )

    Sudan: British envoys voice support for any solution that satisfies Sudanese people

    The British envoy to the Horn of Africa and the Red Sea, Sarah Montgomery, and her envoy colleague to Sudan and South Sudan, Robert Fairweather, have expressed their "support" for any "solution" that satisfies the Sudanese people, Anadolu has reported, citing a statement issued by the country's Transitional Sovereignty...
  • A colleague films a lesson by Kurdish language teacher on April 4, 2020 [DELIL SOULEIMAN/AFP via Getty Images]

    Syrian opposition allows Kurdish language course at university in northern Syria

    The Syrian opposition has allowed the Kurdish language to be taught at a university in northern Syria, in a move both criticised and hailed as a step towards greater rapprochement between Kurds and Arabs in the liberated areas. The Free Aleppo University in the northern Syrian city of Azaz...