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Arab Coalition: Aden Clashes Harmed Yemeni People’s Interests

The Saudi-led Arab coalition stressed on Monday that it will continue its operations to restore stability in Yemen, reinstate the legitimate authorities and end the coup by the Iran-backed Houthi militias. Coalition spokesman Colonel Turki al-Maliki said that the recent escalation in the interim capital, Aden, by the Southern Transitional Council was “unfortunate” given the […]

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Besieged Kashmiri neighborhood in test of wills with India’s Modi

 (Srinagar):- For more than a week, the young men of Soura, a densely populated enclave in Kashmir’s main city of Srinagar, have been taking turns to maintain an around-the-clock vigil at the entry points to their neighborhood. Each of the dozen or so entrances have been blocked with makeshift barricades of bricks, corrugated metal sheets, […]

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Sudan opposition coalition appoints five civilian members of sovereign council

 (Khartoum): – Sudan’s opposition coalition on Sunday named five people as civilian members of the country’s sovereign council to be sworn in on Monday, a source within the coalition told Reuters. A power-sharing agreement signed on Saturday paves the way for a transitional government and eventual elections. It provides for a sovereign council as the […]

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Israel fires on militants at Gaza border, Palestinians say three killed

 (Jerusalem/Gaza):- Israeli forces opened fire at a group of Palestinian gunmen as they tried to cross the Gaza border, the military said on Sunday and Palestinian health officials said three of the men were killed. “A short while ago, IDF (Israel Defence Forces) troops spotted a number of armed suspects adjacent to the security fence […]

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Iranian tanker at center of standoff with West leaves Gibraltar, shipping data shows

 (Gibraltar) :-The Iranian tanker caught in a standoff between Tehran and the West left Gibraltar on Sunday night, shipping data showed, hours after the British territory rejected a U.S. request to detain the vessel further. British Royal Marines seized the tanker in Gibraltar in July on suspicion it was carrying oil to Syria, a close […]

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Zimbabwe opposition backs down from protest to avoid ‘blood in the streets’

 (Haraare):- Zimbabwe’s main opposition party called off planned anti-government demonstrations on Friday, saying it aimed to avert bloodshed after police rounded up its followers and dispersed them with batons and water cannon. The Movement for Democratic Change, which accuses President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s government of repression and economic mismanagement, had called a demonstration for Friday as […]