Back News

News

UN official: Libya on the verge of collapse

Bernardino LeonThe United Nations Special Envoy to Libya, Bernardino Leon, said yesterday that Libya is on the verge of economic collapse as rival factions haggle over a political settlement.

Read more...

20,000 ‘unlicensed’ homes in Jerusalem threatened with demolition

Palestinian homes and buildings destroyed by Israeli airstrikes.

Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barakat claimed that there are nearly 20,000 homes built without licences or permits in East Jerusalem and threatened them with demolition.

Read more...

1,300 Tunisian students involved in jihadist groups in Syria and Iraq

Gaza students

The results of a poll conducted at the University of Tunis published on Thursday have revealed that nearly 1,300 Tunisian students are currently involved in jihadist organisations outside Tunisia.

Read more...

Turkish aid to Gaza this year hits $75.6m

Palestinian child holding Turkish flag under a destroyed building

A spokesman for Turkey's ministry of foreign affairs has revealed that aid to the Gaza Strip so far this year amounts to $75.6 million. In the past ten years, explained Tanju Bilgic, Turkey's total aid to Palestine has reached $369 million; in 2014 alone, the figure was $76.3 million.

Read more...

The week in pictures

The last 7 days in pictures.

Read more...

Events Facebook Youtube RSS