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AP - Khalil Hamra

Electricity from solar panels offers brighter future for many in the Gaza Strip

Apr 19, 2021 | Middle East

In 2006, the Gaza Strip was plunged into darkness following an Israeli military assault on Gaza's only power plant. Sinc ...

Apr 6, 2021 | Middle East

Efforts to bring the United States back into the 2015 deal on Iran's nuclear programme stepped up a gear on Tuesday afte ...

Apr 6, 2021 | Middle East

Palestinian President Mahmud Abbas has travelled to Germany for medical tests , sources within his office have announce ...

Mar 29, 2021 | Middle East

The month of March 2021 marked the fifth anniversary of a refugee deal between Turkey and the European Union. The agreem ...

Mar 26, 2021 | Middle East

As part of a drastic approach to dealing with the spread of the novel Coronavirus, Azra Pechuho, Pakistani Minist ...

Feb 27, 2021 | Middle East

A declassified United States intelligence report has said Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman approved an operation t ...

Feb 26, 2021 | Middle East

The Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Foundation (STBHF) was deeply moved by the news of the illness of Crown Prince Mohamed ...

Feb 24, 2021 | Middle East

A Turkish court has convicted an executive and two pilots of a small airline on charges of 'migrant smuggling' for their ...

Jan 5, 2021 | Middle East

Iran has started the process to enrich uranium to 20 percent purity at its underground Fordow facility, state media repo ...

Dec 21, 2020 | Middle East

Inna Lillahi wa inna ilaihi raji'un - Verily we belong to Allah, and verily to Him do we return. (Al-Baqarah 2:156 ...

Nov 21, 2020 | Middle East

World leaders are to gather -- virtually -- for a G20 summit organised by Saudi Arabia, with the handling of the coronav ...

Nov 11, 2020 | Middle East

A bomb blast at a World War I remembrance ceremony in Jeddah wounded several people on Wednesday, French officials said, ...

Nov 6, 2020 | Middle East

The Organised Crime Division in Paris is investigating the theft of luxury Hermès luggage, Chanel furs and jewellery wor ...

Oct 28, 2020 | Middle East

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has hit back at a loathsome and Islamophobic caricature of him that was publi ...

Oct 4, 2020 | Middle East

French-Iranian academic Fariba Adelkhah, detained in Iran since June 2019, has been temporarily released from prison and ...