Latest news from - World feed

Latest news from - World feed

  1. Counterterrorism: Morocco, Netherlands’ co-chairmanship of GCTF prolonged

    09.21 / 16:47 - World
    The Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF) Wednesday in New York agreed to extend for two years the co-chairmanship of Morocco and the Netherlands, for their leadership roles at the head of the forum made of 29 countries and the European Union. The Ministerial Plenary Meeting of the forum agreed to prolong both countries’ leadership roles by […
  2. Gulf Crisis : ‘Trump warned Saudi-led league not to militarily overrun Qatar’, Bloomberg

    09.21 / 16:24 - World
    President Donald Trump asked Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to give up military action against Qatar, which has been embroiled in a diplomatic row with its Gulf neighbors, Bloomberg has learned. Two sources familiar with the US President’s discussions, who asked not to be named, told the US media that Trump told […
  3. Africa-Israel Summit: ‘Jerusalem won despite summit cancellation’ – Foreign Ministry

    09.14 / 18:07 - World
    Israel’s foreign ministry director-general has played down cancellation of the Togo Africa-Israel summit arguing that Israel has proved that it is making headway into the African continent as he points at Arab pressure behind the event scrapping. Togo this week informed Israel that it was postponing sine-die the October 23-27 event for “elaborate preparations”. Yuval [R…
  4. WB loans Tunisia $60 million earmarked for youth employment

    09.14 / 17:45 - World
    The World Bank (WB) announced Tuesday it granted Tunisia a $60 million that will be used to back underprivileged youths and incite entrepreneurship among the country’s youngsters living in economically poor parts of the North African country. Directed to youths living in centre-West, North-West, South, Sfax governorate and Manouba in Greater Tunis, the loan is […
  5. Rome Rekindles Ties with Cairo, Sends Envoy Back

    09.14 / 17:34 - World
    Italy Wednesday dispatched a new envoy to Egypt more than a year after it recalled its ambassador to protest Cairo’s slowness in establishing truth about the death of Italian PhD student Giulio Regeni. The new envoy, Giampaolo Cantini, landed in the Egyptian capital on Wednesday, according Cairo airport officials. Rome last year in a fit […