Category Archives: Politics

Boeing drops iconic 747 in new forecast for passenger planesc

Boeing Co sees the future, and it doesn’t include jumbo passenger jets. Not its own iconic 747. Not the Airbus A380.The US plane maker has dropped the category reserved for four-engine behemoths from its annual …

Iran Escalates Involvement in Syria With Anti-IS Missile Strike

Iran’s missile strike this week against Islamic State targets in Syria is escalating its military involvement in Syria and likely will heighten tensions between the U.S.-led coalition and Russian and Iranian forces aligned with the …

FRANGIEH WELCOMES AMBASSADOR OF QATAR

Marada Movement Leader, MP Sleiman Frangieh, on Tuesday welcomed at his Bnachii residence Qatari Ambassador to Lebanon, Ali Bin Hamad Al-Mari, in presence of Public Works and Transportation Minister, Youssef Fenianous.

The meeting reportedly touched …

Venezuela Crisis Looms Over OAS Meeting in Mexico

Even before the Organization of American States’ annual General Assembly formally opened Monday evening in Cancun, Mexico, Venezuela’s political and economic crisis commanded center stage.

At a morning news conference, OAS Secretary-General Luis Almagro denounced …

Political / Saudi Arabia, UAE and Bahrain issue joint statement on comment by High Commissioner for Human Rights on Qatar

Geneva, Ramadan 21, 1438 — The Permanent Missions of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and the Kingdom of Bahrain to the United Nations in Geneva, have issued a joint statement on …

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