Thursday, October 22, 2020

Turkish, Qatari and German ministers in Libya for talks with GNA

Al Jazeera - Turkey and Qatar have reiterated their support for Libya's internationally recognised government during a trip by their defence chiefs...

‘Libya belongs to Libyans’: Akar reiterates Ankara’s support for GNA

Daily Sabah - Turkey’s defense minister and chief of staff arrived in Libya’s capital Tripoli Monday on an unannounced visit to inspect...

Defiant Belarus leader says no to fresh polls amid rival protests

Al Jazeera - Tens of thousands of protesters in Belarus have rallied for the biggest demonstration yet against the disputed re-election of...

Sudan: 32 dead, 98 wounded in Port Sudan tribal clashes

Middle East Monitor - The Sudanese authorities announced at dawn on Thursday that 32 people were killed and 98 injured, in addition...

Libya: Trump talks demilitarised zone with Erdogan

Al Jazeera - The United States embassy in Libya has announced President Donald Trump and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan discussed in...

Second Night of Belarus Protests Sees Riot Police, Barricades, Tear Gas, Molotov Cocktails

Sputnik - Protests in several cities across Belarus were triggered after the preliminary results from the nation's presidential elections showed Alexander Lukasheno...

Lebanon: 3 ministers, 8 MPs resign after Beirut blast

Middle East Monitor - Eleven Lebanese politicians, including three government ministers, have resigned in the wake of the lethal explosion in Beirut’s port last...

Protesters raid gov’t buildings as fury grows over Beirut blast

Al Jazeera - Protesters have stormed government buildings in Beirut as tens of thousands of people rallied against Lebanon's ruling class amid growing...

Egypt’s top intelligence chief delivers message from Sisi to Sudan

Middle East Monitor - Egypt’s intelligence chief handed a message from President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi to the head of Sudan’s transitional Sovereignty...

Libya complains to UNSC condemning Egypt, UAE of supporting aggression

Middle East Monitor - Libya’s delegate to the United Nations (UN) Taher Al-Sunni criticised the selectivity of the UN sanctions committees, stressing...

India to Deploy 35,000 Troops Along China Border Amid Disengagement Talks

 Sputnik - Earlier in July, India and China agreed to pull back their troops to ensure a complete disengagement in the high-altitude...

UN announces start of Libya central bank audit

Middle East Monitor - The United Nations’ Libya mission on Monday said an international audit of the country’s two parallel central bank...

Exchange of fire across Israel-Lebanon border

Timour Azhari- Israeli forces exchanged fire with Hezbollah fighters along the volatile Israeli-Lebanese frontier on Monday, the heaviest fighting between the bitter...

AU calls for conclusion of Nile dam pact

The African Union (AU) has called on Ethiopia, Sudan, and Egypt to “work expeditiously” for a binding agreement on the filling and operation of...

Zakharova: Russia taking concrete steps to prevent further escalation on Azerbaijani-Armenian border

VESTNIK- Russia is taking the concrete steps to prevent further escalation on the Azerbaijani-Armenian border, Spokesperson for the Russian Foreign Ministry Maria...