Turkey has assumed the Chairmanship of the UNRWA Advisory Commission on 1 July 2018 for the duration of one year. The Advisory Commission, with its 27 members provides assistance and advice to the UNRWA Commissioner General. “Established by ...Read more Comments Off on Turkey took over the chairmanship of the (UNRWA) Advisory Commission for one year .
Monthly Archives: July 2018
Gaza Post_Gaza One Palestinian was killed and many others were injured while peacefully protesting at the eastern borders of the Gaza Strip during the ‘Great March of Return’ protests. The Palestinian Ministry of Health in Gaza confirmed that ...Read more Comments Off on 1 Palestinian killed, more than 100 wounded during Gaza protests
Gaza Post_Gaza “Hamas wants a Palestinian state in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip with Jerusalem as its capital and a Palestinian reconciliation which sheds the light on national unity, political partnership and facing the occupation. We ...Read more Comments Off on Abu Marzouk: Hamas wants a Palestinian state with Jerusalem as its capital
President Mahmoud Abbas granted Swedish activist Benjamin Ladraa, 25, the Palestinian nationality and bestowed the Medal of Merit on him in appreciation of his efforts and support of the Palestinian people. Ladraa had walked 4,800 kilometers with a ...Read more Comments Off on President Mahmoud Abbas granted Swedish activist Benjamin Ladraa a Palestinian nationality
The Gaza post -exclusive A Palestinian protester was killed and 396 were injured; All were injured in eastern Gaza Strip by Israeli soldiers’ tear gas and gunfire during the 15th Friday of the Great Marches of Return that ...Read more Comments Off on One killed, 396 injured in eastern Gaza Strip by Israeli soldiers.
The Gaza Post-Private Clashes broke out Friday afternoon between Palestinian demonstrators and Israeli soldiers in eastern Gaza City, close to the border with Israel, according to eyewitnesses and local media reports. The reports said the soldiers fired gunshots ...Read more Comments Off on 15th Friday, “The Great Marches of Return and Defying the Israeli siege”
Hundreds of Palestinians performed Friday prayers in Khan al-Ahmar Bedouin village, east of occupied Jerusalem, in challenge to Israel’s demolition and displacement threats against its people. Following the prayers, the worshipers marched towards the main Jerusalem-Jericho road, which ...Read more Comments Off on Palestinians are performing Friday prayers in Khan al-Ahmar .
Turkey’s benchmark stock index rose by 1.50 percent to 94,436.87 points — the highest close since the June 5 — with a trading volume of around 6.4 billion Turkish liras (nearly $1.3 billion) in the closing session on ...Read more Comments Off on Turkey’s benchmark stock index up in closing session on Thursday
The United Nations refugee agency implored Jordan on Thursday to open its borders and give temporary shelter to tens of thousands of Syrians fleeing airstrikes in southwestern Syria “I am gravely concerned for the civilian population caught in ...Read more Comments Off on UN urges Jordan to allow in Syrians Fleeing Air Strikes
The EU has extended economic sanctions against Russia that it initially enacted in 2014, until January 31, 2019, the European Council said on Thursday. The measures target the financial, energy and defense sectors, and the area of dual-use ...Read more Comments Off on EU extends economic sanctions against Russia to January 2019.
The U.S. economy run too strong could cause major problems down the road if left unchecked, the Federal Reserves said Thursday. “A prolonged period in which the economy operated beyond potential could give rise to heightened inflationary pressures ...Read more Comments Off on FED: U.S. economy run too strong could cause major problems
Iraq Human Rights Commission announced on Thursday said “ Iraq has received the remains of scores of soldiers killed during its eight-year war with Iran”. The Iran–Iraq War was an armed conflict between Iran and Iraq, beginning on ...Read more Comments Off on Iraq received remains of 127 soldiers killed during conflict with Iran
Germany is mediating a prisoner exchange deal between Israel and the Gaza ruling movement, Hamas, according to a report by Al Hayat daily. “Germany initiated contact with both sides and emphasized that Israel and Hamas consider Germany a ...Read more Comments Off on Germany negotiating with Hamas and Israel for prisoner deal