Monthly Archives: February 2016

Israeli forces clash with Palestinians in Qalandia refugee camp

RAMALLAH, Feb 29 (KUNA) — The Israeli occupation forces stormed the Palestinian refugee camp in the West Bank village of Qalandia, north Jerusalem on Monday night and clashed with Palestinian youths.
The Israeli soldiers fired …

Sadr City bombings “acts of desperation” – US

WASHINGTON, Feb 29 (KUNA) — The US Department of State on Monday called the bombings in Iraq’s Sadr City by the so-called Islamic State (IS) “acts of desperation,” following the group’s defeat in the city …

Mideast “brutal” conflicts reach Europe – German FM

NEW YORK, Feb 29 (KUNA) — Germany’s Foreign Minister said violence has spiked in the MENA region, where oppression, terror, religious radicalism and regional rivalries have led to immeasurable human suffering, especially in Syria.
Reporting …

US, Russia reaffirm “flight safety” over Syria

WASHINGTON, Feb 29 (KUNA) — In a bid to avoid their aircraft crossing paths over Syria, the Pentagon convened a video conference with counterparts in Moscow Monday to reaffirm “flight safety” as they carry out …

Russia, Algeria share views on Libya, Mali crises – Lavrov

ALGIERS, Feb 29 (KUNA) — Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has appreciated Algeria’s efforts for settling the crises in Libya and Mali, saying that Algiers and Moscow share views on both issues.
The two countries …

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