US Senate backs massive arms sales to UAE after Trump veto threat

The United States Senate has defeated an effort to block the Trump administration’s sale of $23bn in advanced fighter jets and drones to the United Arab Emirates. source : ALJAZEERA

86 families face forced eviction in Jerusalem

At least 86 Palestinian families are facing forced eviction in Jerusalem's Batn Al-Hawa neighbourhood as Israel intensified pressure on them to demolish their homes under the pretext that they lack the necessary building licenses, Arab48 reported…

Israeli use of U.S. rifle to kill boy protester sparks calls for investigation: US Footsteps

Israeli soldiers murdered Ali Abu Alia, a boy of about 14 (reports of his age have varied from 12 to 15), while he was protesting an illegal Israeli settlement in the occupied West Bank Friday. The killing — on top of hundreds of similar…

Pakistan has taken its case against the Indian sponsorship of terrorism on its soil to the United Nations

Pakistan’s Permanent Representative to the UN submitted a dossier to the Secretary General of the world body, containing detailed evidence of India’s nexus with terrorist groups operating in Pakistan. source : THE EXPRESS TRIBUNE

US House Passes Bill to Block Afghanistan Withdrawal

The House on Tuesday passed a $741 billion defense policy bill that would take steps to slow or block US President Trump’s planned drawdown of American troops from Germany and Afghanistan. source :TOLO news

That’s enough in history

On this day, 1987, in the Gaza Strip, an Israeli patrol attacked the Jabliya refugee camp.

Saudi ground forces and their American counterpart launch “Falcon’s Claws 2” maneuvers – Politics – News

The Saudi ground forces, with the participation of the US forces, launched the joint exercise maneuvers (Falcon Claws 2/2020) in the northwestern region of the Kingdom. The maneuvers are an extension of the joint exercises between the Saudi…

Some of Those Involved in Killing of Iranian Nuclear Scientist Arrested, Official Says

SOME of those involved in the assassination of Iran's top nuclear scientist last month have been arrested, an adviser to the Iranian parliament speaker said on Tuesday. Iran has blamed Israel for the Nov. 27 killing of Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, who…

Saudi Arabia’s Cabinet says Palestinian cause is a ‘fundamental Arab issue’.

Saudi Arabia’s Council of Ministers has reiterated the Kingdom's stance towards the Palestinian cause as a fundamental Arab issue and that it is still a top foreign policy issue for the government, according to a statement following a cabinet…

Over 630 children were killed and wounded in Afghanistan in the first six months of 2020

Over 630 children were killed and wounded in Afghanistan in the first six months of 2020 due to war and violence, the Afghan Independent Human Rights Commission (AIHRC) said on Tuesday. Of that figure, 225 children were killed and 405 others…