Monthly Archives: June 2016

Out-door Eid prayers cancelled for “security grounds”

KUWAIT, June 30 (KUNA) — Minister of Justice and Minister of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs Yaaqoub Al-Sane’ announced late Thursday that the prayers of Eid Al-Fitr will not be held at open areas this year …

Bahraini woman killed in bomb attack

MANAMA, June 30 (KUNA) — A terrorist bomb attack killed a woman and injured three children in Al-Akar Al-Sharqi district, to the south of Manama, on Thursday evening, the Bahraini Ministry of Interior said.
The …

OPEC welcomes Gabon's resumed membership

VIENNA, June 30 (KUNA) – OPEC’s Acting Secretary-General Abdalla Salem El-Badri warmly received Gabon’s Minister of Petroleum and Hydrocarbons Etienne Dieudonne Ngoubou who announced Gabon’s decision to rejoin the Organization on Thursday.
The talks between …

EU condemns Kabul attack against police cadets

BRUSSELS, June 30 (KUNA) — The EU has condemned an attack against police cadets in Kabul on Thursday in which 30 people are reported killed and 50 injured.
“Many efforts are in place to build …

Austria not to hold referendum on remaining in EU – Kern

VIENNA, June 30 (KUNA) — Austrian Chancellor Christian Kern ruled out the possibility of his country holding a referendum on remaining in the European Union similar to the recent British vote.
Referring to Brexit, the …