Thursday, August 17, 2017

Syria last news

Syria says US, allies supplying terrorists with toxic agents

Deputy Foreign and Expatriates Minister Fayssal Mikdad affirmed on Wednesday that the United States, Britain and their allies in the region breach the Chemical Weapons convention by supporting terrorist organizations in Syria and supplying them with toxic materials and weapons of all forms. Mikdad, in a meeting held with a number of journalists at the Foreign and Expatriates Ministry HQ, called on the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW)to investigate into the US,...

Iraq last news

Iraqi Kurds’ independence referendum risks civil war

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has warned that a plan by Iraq's semi-autonomous Kurdistan region to hold an independence referendum late next month will lead to "civil war" in the conflict-stricken Arab country. “In that country (Iraq), which has been through so many problems, a referendum on independence can make the situation even worse,” Cavusoglu told the state-run TRT Haber television news network on Wednesday. “God forbid, it could even bring it to civil war,” he...

Bahrain last news

Bahrain forces attack Independence Day rallies

Bahraini regime forces have attacked anti-regime protesters who took to the streets in several areas to mark the country’s Independence Day. On Monday evening, protesters staged demonstrations on Sitra Island and the villages of Barbar, Abu Saiba and Shakhoura on the anniversary of the country’s independence from Britain on August 15, 1971. During the rallies, they chanted slogans in the nation’s right to self-determination. However, regime forces intervened and opened fire to disperse the demonstrators. There were reports...

Palestine last news

Hamas rejects Israel ‘lies’ that Gaza tunnels are built under civilian sites

Hamas has dismissed the latest Israeli accusations that the Palestinian resistance movement has dug tunnels underneath civilian sites in the Gaza Strip, saying that the accusations are meant to justify Tel Aviv’s atrocities in the blockaded coastal enclave. Last week, Major General Eyal Zamir, the head of the Israeli Southern Command, claimed that Hamas was purposefully constructing tunnels under civilian structures in Gaza to cover its activities there. He also provided satellite images and geographic coordinates...

Yemen last news

Colonel Rashid: Raiding the enemy warship in the coast of the Mukha

“It is a qualitative act that has hit its target and it is the number 13 ship that has been targeted by the navy and the coastal defense,” said Yemeni army spokesman Colonel Aziz Rashid, commenting on the naval forces targeting a warship belonging to the Saudi-American coalition. In statements to Al-Massira channel, Col. Rashid pointed out that “the operations will be wide and very large as the defense minister announced previously that the operations...