Archives for February 2018

Monthly Archives: February 2018

King Salman
Regional

The Gaza Post|The News of Palestine-Riyadh Saudi Arabia appointed a woman as deputy Labour minister in a cabinet reshuffle aimed to promote young officials to prominent economic and security posts. The changes, announced in a string of royal ...
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World

The Gaza Post|The News of Palestine-Syria North Korea has been sending equipment to Syria that could be used in chemical weapons manufacturing, US media report, citing findings by UN experts An as-yet-unreleased UN report also says Pyongyang’s missile ...
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Hassan Rouhani
World

The Gaza Post|The News of Palestine-Tehran The trip of caravan of “Hope and Prudence”, headed by President Rouhani, to Hormozgan province at the ending days of the current Iranian calendar year in 1396 (to end March 20, 2018) ...
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Church of the Holy Sepulcher
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The Gaza Post|The News of Palestine-Jerusalem The Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem’s Old City, seen by many as the holiest site in Christianity, reopened on Wednesday after a three-day closure to protest against Israeli tax measures ...
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Turkey
World

The Gaza Post|The News of Palestine-Ankara Turkey characterized as “baseless” a U.S. State Department request for its NATO ally to adhere to a UN Security Council-backed ceasefire in Syria. Turkey would encourage Washington to focus on stopping Syrian regime atrocities ...
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Saad Hariri
Regional

The Gaza Post|The News of Palestine-Riyadh Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri has traveled to Saudi Arabia for the first time since last November, when he announced a surprise resignation live on television from Riyadh only to rescind it ...
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Palestinian schoolchildren
main West Bank

The Gaza Post|The News of Palestine-Nablus Israeli soldiers prevented, on Wednesday morning, many Palestinian schoolchildren from the al-Lubban ash-Sharqiya village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, from reaching their school in a nearby village. Media ...
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Israeli Army
main West Bank

The Gaza Post|The News of Palestine-West Bank Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday at dawn, five Palestinians from their homes, after dozens of soldiers invaded Hebron city, in addition to nearby Halhoul and Beit Ummar, north of Hebron, in ...
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Sinai
Regional

The Gaza Post|The News of Palestine-Sinai Three Egyptian troops have been killed in an ongoing military operation against militants in the restive Sinai Peninsula, according to a military spokesman on Tuesday. The spokesman, Col. Tamer Rifai, did not ...
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Former Real Madrid striker Raul Gonzalez
Sport

The Gaza Post|The News of Palestine-Madrid Former Real Madrid striker Raul Gonzalez has given his backing for Zinedine Zidane to remain as the club’s Coach beyond this season. The Frenchman’s future has come under increasing scrutiny in the ...
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Neymar
Sport

The Gaza Post|The News of Palestine-Paris Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar is out of the Champions League last 16 tie against Real Madrid as he needs surgery on his ankle injury, say reports. The 25-year-old sustained a fractured metatarsal ...
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Church of the Holy Sepulcher
main West Bank

The Gaza Post|The News of Palestine-West Bank   Church of Holy Sepulcher will remain closed indefinitely to protest an Israeli attempt to tax their properties in the holy city, shuttering one of Jerusalem’s most venerable and popular holy sites ...
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European Union
main Palestine

The Gaza Post|The News of Palestine-Brussels The European Union and the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) are holding a Strategic Dialogue on the way forward for their partnership. The ...
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