Senior Fatah and Hamas officials hold their hands after announcing a reconciliation, to advertise the end of the period of inter-Palestinian division Hamas and Fatah announced, on Wednesday, the end of the inter-Palestinian division, during a press conference held by members of the two groups at the conclusion of their…
Russia announced on Wednesday it was conducting military exercises in the Rostov region, bordering Ukraine. But this is no exercise, rather the use of military muscle, a deliberate provocation and the latest in a series of such manoeuvres by the Russian president, Vladimir Putin, aimed at intimidation and destabilisation. The…
Wednesday, 23 April 2014 14:00

No candidate wins Lebanon presidency

Beirut, Lebanon - Lebanon's parliament has failed to elect a new president, in what is set to be a prolonged saga closely linked to Syria's upcoming election in June, political analysts say. The parliamentary session began at noon on Wednesday. No candidate succeeded in getting the minimum 86 votes, or…
The Interior Ministry in the Gaza Strip announced on Monday that it would release six Fatah prisoners later in the day as a goodwill gesture to pave the road for reconciliation with the rival Palestinian movement, World Bulletin reported. The announcement came as a Palestine Liberation Organization delegation of five…
The Interior Ministry in the Gaza Strip announced on Monday that it would release six Fatah prisoners later in the day as a goodwill gesture to pave the road for reconciliation with the rival Palestinian movement, World Bulletin reported. The announcement came as a Palestine Liberation Organization delegation of five…