Category: GULF NEWS

Jerusalem: Jordan condemns Israeli Western Wall railway plan

Staff Writer- February 20, 2020

(UTV|Jerusalem) - Jordan has condemned a decision by Israel to advance a plan to build a railway line and station underneath the heart of Jerusalem's ... Read More

Libya conflict: Tripoli rocket attacks halt peace talks

Staff Writer- February 20, 2020

(UTV|Libya conflict) - Libya's UN-backed government has withdrawn from peace talks after the capital was hit by rocket fire. It said the port was one ... Read More

Syria war: Turkish operation in Idlib ‘only a matter of time’

Staff Writer- February 20, 2020

(UTV|Syrian civil war) - Turkey's president has said it is "only a matter of time" before it launches an operation to stop a Syrian army ... Read More

Coronavirus: Iran reports two suspected fatal cases at Qom hospital

Staff Writer- February 20, 2020

(UTV|CORONAVIRUS - IRAN) - Iran's health ministry says two people have died after preliminary tests came back as positive for the new coronavirus disease, Covid-19. ... Read More

Rockets strike near US embassy in Iraq

Staff Writer- February 17, 2020

(UTV|COLOMBO) - Several rockets landed near the embassy of the United States in Iraq's capital early on Sunday, US and Iraqi military officials said, in ... Read More

Syria war: Government will pay ‘heavy price’ for attacking Turkish troops

Staff Writer- February 13, 2020

(UTV|Syrian civil war) - Turkey's president has warned the Syrian government that it will "pay a very, very heavy price" for attacks on Turkish soldiers ... Read More

Syria war: ‘One killed’ as US troops clash with government loyalists near Qamishli

Staff Writer- February 13, 2020

(UTV|Syria war) - A man has reportedly been killed in a rare confrontation in north-eastern Syria between US-led coalition forces and pro-government militia fighters. Syria's ... Read More

UN lists 112 businesses linked to Israeli settlements

Staff Writer- February 13, 2020

(UTV|Trump peace plan) - The UN human rights office has issued a long-awaited report on companies linked to Jewish settlements in the Israeli-occupied West Bank. ... Read More

Perform or quit, archbishop tells Lebanese leaders

Staff Writer- February 10, 2020

(UTV|BEIRUT) - Archbishop Abdel Sater has told Lebanon’s political rulers to find solutions to the country’s problems or choose an “honorable” resignation. He told them: ... Read More

Thousands rally in Morocco against Trump Mideast peace plan

Staff Writer- February 10, 2020

(UTV|RABAT) - Thousands of demonstrators flooded the streets of the Moroccan capital Sunday to protest against a new US Middle East peace plan which the ... Read More