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…
Dozens of people were wounded on Monday from suffocation as a result of the bombing of barrel bomb explosive containing chlorine gas on the town Telmns in the countryside of Idlib, amid continued clashes in the city of Homs, where forces are trying to order the storming neighborhoods besieged, comes…