At least seven killed in attack on Libyan electoral commission offices in Tripoli - @AlArabiya_Eng

Map. History of Middle East conflict

16 August 2018
3 month ago
Canada FM Chrystia Freeland: President Abbas made deeply offensive comments in his speech to the Palestinian National Council. We must all condemn antisemitism when it is rampant. I call on President Abbas to withdraw his comments.
Syria: today SDF forces have started their offensive towards the Iraqi border, aiming to clear a large and mostly empty desert area of Daesh remnants
Houthi sniper hit Saudi army M-113 in Jizan.3 month ago
Houthi sniper hit Saudi army M-113 in Jizan.
Turkish pilot performed loop with T129 ATAK helicopter in EurasiaAirshow.3 month ago
Turkish pilot performed loop with T129 ATAK helicopter in #EurasiaAirshow.
ISIS militants attacking Iraqi forces bases around Jalawla, Diyala province. Many casualties reported.
N. Hama: renewed incendiary bombardment on of Kafr Zita
Moroccan Foreign Ministry says that Algeria is providing blatant support for the Polisario and that Morocco expresses its regret for the "position of hostility" from neighboring Algeria against the unity and interests of the Kingdom of Morocco
The Moroccan Foreign Ministry confirms that its decision to cut ties with Iran came after a sufficient time to study the evidence and data
Moroccan Foreign Ministry issued a statement saying that Morocco understands the solidarity of Algeria with its (allies) of Hezbollah, Iran and Polisario
Morocco accuses Algeria of playing a hidden role against the security of the Kingdom of Morocco
Pentagon: The Department of Defense announced today the transfer of Ahmed Mohammed Ahmed Haza al Darbi from the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay to the government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia,." This is the first transfer of a Guantanamo detainee since Trump took office
Infighting between Turkish-backed Ahrar Sharqiyah and Turkish-backed Ahrar Sham in Jindires. Afrin
3 month ago
Several missiles hit Ayn Ad Dananir in Homs countryside
Heavy lift - descending for Latakia AB, Syria - Russian Air Force IL76 RA78830 RFF7341
Faylaq Al-Raba rejects the Russian offer to get out of North Homs region, ask Turkey to don't ally with Russia and their readiness to fight,   Jund Al-Aqiyda also rejects the Russian offer to get out of North Homs region3 month ago
Faylaq Al-Raba rejects the Russian offer to get out of North Homs region, ask Turkey to don't ally with Russia and their readiness to fight, Jund Al-Aqiyda also rejects the Russian offer to get out of North Homs region
IS claims a knife attack, yesterday, injuring 2 policemen in #Neftekoumsk #Stavropol
Reports: Israeli planes flying in Lebanon airspace
North Homs Deal happens same day government seized a big shipment for N. Homs Rebels including mortars and anti-tanks weapons.
3 month ago
Pashinyan: I had meetings with Tsarukyan Alliance, the ARF, and Yelk Bloc. I will be officially nominated by all those MPs in parliament, as the candidate for the position of PM
3 month ago
Pashinyan: Today, the RPA had a meeting and they announced that they will support the people's candidate. In other words, if we take into consideration today's political announcements, then during 2nd round of elections, your candidate will be elected PM
3 month ago
Pashinyan: We need to prepare documents and understand more carefuly the position of the RPA. We propose the following scenario - we will not have any acts of civil disobedience. You, the people, can rest. We will work in parliament
3 month ago
Pashinyan: Despite their announcement, we need to be vigilant. But tomorrow, you will go to class, whatever you have missed, you will read tonight. Follow my FB page because you never know how things might turn on their heads
3 month ago
Pashinyan: On the day of the election [May 8], we will gather here, not with 250,000 but with 500,000 people
3 month ago
Pashinyan: So, for the time being, we will stop our operations. Because what we do should have a purpose. I ask you to follow my FB page, and I will keep you informed of all the steps
3 month ago
Pashinyan: Long live the Republic of Armenia, the most beautiful and powerful country; long live the Republic of Artsakh, I bow before you all, I love you all. Loving live freedom, our children
3 month ago
Armenia's agriculture minister, Armen Amiryan, has stepped down as two members of the country's parliament have resigned from the ruling Republican Party
3 month ago
Armenia protest leader calls for end to strikes, says all parties support his PM bid
3 month ago
A top official in Armenia's ruling party says its members in parliament will vote for whichever candidate for prime minister gets nominated by one-third of lawmakers
N. Homs: meeting with Russia is over. Opposition delegation accepted surrender: heavy weaponry will be handed over and deportation to start within days. Some Rebels including those from Houla reject deal.
Armenia ruling party will back Nikol Pashinyan for PM Pashinyan3 month ago
Armenia ruling party will back Nikol Pashinyan for PM Pashinyan
3 month ago
Pashinyan: On May 8, there will be a session in parliament to elect the PM. If in the 1st round, the factions submitted the name of the candidate, in the 2nd round, then 1/3 of MPs will nominate the candidate. We need 35 signatures
3 month ago
Pashinyan: I had prepared a detailed speech; but the political reality during the day changed. It is obsolete. I want you to remember that the belief and faith you had in yourself is what mattered, don't believe in any politician, believe in yourselves
3 month ago
Encounter continues in Shopian of South Kashmir after last several hours. No fire for last several minutes. Three militants still believed to be trapped inside the house. Forces have cordoned off entire area. Internet shut
3 month ago
Pashinyan: What happened today in Yerevan and Armenia was unprecedented; we shut down every street in the city, from the airport to highways
3 month ago
Rally in Republic Square has kicked off. Over 150,000 people have crammed the square with more streaming in. Leaders of the movement are addressing the crowd
3 month ago
Ruling Republican Party just announced that they will not put a candidate and will support the candidate that has at least 1/3 of the vote at the Parliament session on May 8
MEP @DavidMcAllister says after his recent visit to Saudi, Kuwait and Iran he "went back to Europe deeply concerned about the rising tensions between Saudi Arabia and iran." Says Saudi will be next after Israel and Iran to want nuclear capabilities
Philippine Ambassador to Kuwait Renato Villa arrives in Manila
3 month ago
Nikol Pashinyan and Gagik Tsarukyan announced that the Tsarukyan bloc will support Pashinyan in the second round of voting in Parliament set to take place on May 8
Threats from Iran, China and Russia noted by @Pompeo in his remarks
Earlier, Nikol Pashinyan and Gagik Tsarukyan held a meeting, they later spoke with journalists where Tsarukyan said that they would be supporting Pashinyan's candidacy for PM3 month ago
Earlier, Nikol Pashinyan and Gagik Tsarukyan held a meeting, they later spoke with journalists where Tsarukyan said that they would be supporting Pashinyan's candidacy for PM
Fire exchange stops in Kashmir village, clashes continue3 month ago
Fire exchange stops in Kashmir village, clashes continue
If @realDonaldTrump does pull out of JCPOA, warns MEP @DavidMcAllister, "they must be clear and accept that once again the US would be sending a wrong message that undermines a valuable example of multilateral diplomacy and it will jeopardize the entire region." IranRelations
3 month ago
Plano teen, Matin Azizi-Yarand, 17, arrested in ISIS-inspired plot to commit mass shooting at local mall
3 month ago
Nikol Pashinyan has announced FB: "At the moment I am meeting with Gagik Tsarukyan. I am inviting journalists to the main entrance of @Marriott Hotel." Armenia Yerevan rejecthhk
Supply and reinforcement for Russia's Syria campaign continues full speed: Russian Navy Project 775 BSF Ropucha class LSTM Azov 151 transits Mediterranean-bound Bosphorus en route to Tartus for its fourth Syria campaign deployment in 20183 month ago
Supply and reinforcement for Russia's Syria campaign continues full speed: Russian Navy Project 775 BSF Ropucha class LSTM Azov 151 transits Mediterranean-bound Bosphorus en route to Tartus for its fourth Syria campaign deployment in 2018
5 civilians were killed and several injured, mostly women and children, as a result of an air strike with two missiles on the village of Mshemshan in the western countryside of Idlib. White Helmets teams worked to retrieve the victims and continue the rescue operation.
Turkish Navy type 209/1400 Gür class submarine transited Bosphorus towards the Black Sea3 month ago
Turkish Navy type 209/1400 Gür class submarine transited Bosphorus towards the Black Sea
Strikes continue today on ISIS held South Damascus
While giving confession in Iraqi court, ISIS official close to ISIS leader Baghdadi says his last meeting with Baghdadi was in July of last year.
ISIS claimed the attack on the headquarters of the Libyan Electoral Commission in Tripoli
3 month ago
Nikol Pashinyan said he had a phone call with Catholicos Aram I of the Great House of Cilicia. "His Holiness salutes our movement," wrote Pashinyan on Facebook.
3 month ago
Houthis targeted Saudi Army positions in Naashau, Jazan region with artillery
3 month ago
Minister of State of Defense of Sudan: We assess the pros and cons of the participation of our army in Yemen
Suicide militants storm HQ of Libya's election commission, 12 dead
Syrian Foreign Ministry: Repeated massacres by the international coalition against the Syrian people confirms that its aim is to undermine the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Syria
3 month ago
Armenian National Railways operator says it is suspending suburban rail services due to protests
Aoun: Lebanon cannot be a field for intervention in Arab states' affairs
GOP Sen Bob Corker: I spoke to President Trump last night. If nothing changes, he will definitely leave the nuclear deal.
Shopian gunfight: 4 protesters injured, youth shifted to Srinagar3 month ago
Shopian gunfight: 4 protesters injured, youth shifted to Srinagar
3 month ago
2-3 militants reportedly trapped near Army patrolling party at Tourkewangam in Shopian where an encounter is underway between security forces and militants
Qatari officer arrested in Yemen over Houthi militia support suspicion
3 month ago
Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson says an RAF airstrike against three Islamic State fighters in eastern Syria on 26 March "unintentionally" killed a civilian
3 month ago
An RAF airstrike against three Islamic State fighters in eastern Syria on March 26 "unintentionally" killed a civilian, UK Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson has said in a written ministerial statement
New Buk M2 deployment along with Pechora 2M at Damascus - Qudssaya on April 14th
EU calls Abbas Holocaust remarks 'unacceptable'
3 month ago
Major encounter has been on between security forces and 7 militants who are believed to be trapped inside a house in Turkawangan Zainpora of Shopian in South Kashmir. Militants include top commanders Saddam Padder and Zeenat ul Islam. Heavy stone pelting continues in the area
Islamic state claims responsibility for gun attack north of Baghdad
3 month ago
UK says it killed a civilian by mistake in an airstrike in March against 3 Isis fighters in Syria. This is 1st confirmation by @DefenceHQ that @RoyalAirForce has caused a civilian death in counter-Isis fight in Iraq and Syria. It comes amid concerns there are likely more
3 month ago
A prayer leader of a mosque was when a landmine he was planting in this capital of western Ghor province went off accidently
Dead and wounded as result of airstrike on Marj Akhdar al-Gharbi near Jisr Ash Shughur, Idlib
Egypt military court renewed the detention of a prominent journalist and researcher Ismail al-Iskandarani for 30 days
3 month ago
The HDP just officially confirmed Selahattin Demirtas, in prison since November 2017, as their candidate in the Turkish presidential elections.
Landmine kills 3, wounds 7 in Syrian Kurdistan
Iraq's House Speaker Salim Jabouri condemned ISIS attack in the town of Al-Tarmiyah 15 miles north of Baghdad killing 12, injuring 10 others
EU condemnation: "The speech Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas delivered on 30 April contained unacceptable remarks concerning the origins of the Holocaust and Israel's legitimacy"
Russian aircrafts bombing the fields near Ltamenah city in Northern Hama3 month ago
Russian aircrafts bombing the fields near Ltamenah city in Northern Hama
Russian aircrafts bombing the fields near Ltamenah city in Northern Hama
Libya: Casualty toll elevated to 16 dead (including 5 HNEC employees and 4 members of the security forces) and 19 wounded, security forces have completed searching the area of the attack
Tunisian justice ministry says Bosnian citizen suspected in 2016 assassination of Hamas drone expert has been arrested in Croatia
Amnesty International urges Iran to halt the imminent execution of 22-year-old Kurdish activist Ramin Hossein Panahi, set to be executed on Thursday after being transferred to the prison quarantine in Sanandaj3 month ago
Amnesty International urges Iran to halt the imminent execution of 22-year-old Kurdish activist Ramin Hossein Panahi, set to be executed on Thursday after being transferred to the prison quarantine in Sanandaj
Russian warplanes targeted the Al Khader town near Jisr Ash Shughur, Idlib
11 dead in suicide attack on Libya election commission: government
3 month ago
Encounter underway between security forces and militants after militants attacked Army patrolling party at Tourkewangam in Shopian
3 month ago
Armenia acting premier: PM can be elected only in parliament, constitutionally
3 month ago
Armenian opposition leader warns government not to deploy troops; says force won't solve political crisis
ISIS has said it has killed 22 Iraqi soldiers and wounded a further 10 in Albu Farraj region to the east of Ramadi, Iraq.
Southern Damascus: SAA calls reinforcements and new vehicles to areas west Yarmouk to open a new axis against ISIS
Watch: fire at Kashmir lawmaker's house after petrol bomb attack Shopian3 month ago
Watch: fire at Kashmir lawmaker's house after petrol bomb attack Shopian
An extended meeting between representatives of the Russian side and the opposition fighters in northern Homs began.
TANAP gas pipeline to be launched on 19 June3 month ago
TANAP gas pipeline to be launched on 19 June
3 month ago
Armenia MPs to elect new prime minister on May 8: parliament speaker
3 month ago
Acting PM and the President just released a statement calling for "political dialogue" based on those I concluded that RPA is not willing to make any more compromises and looks like they will 'resist' till the end.
SAA control areas of HTS in Yarmuk camp and preparing to start new axis of attack on Daesh
The Head of Field Hospital in Tripoli, Abdeldayem Al-Rabti, told Alnabaa that death toll reached 8 and over 9 injuries
Bombing targeted the Zakah village in Northern Hama
Bombing targeted the Zakah village in Northern Hama
Iraqi security source says a clash has occurred between a combined US-Peshmerga force and ISIS in Tuz district in Saladin province. A number of ISIS were killed.
3 month ago
A 5.2 magnitude earthquake jolted the Iranian the town of Sisakht
A source in Tripoli Field Hospital told Libya local channel the death toll is 8 At least 8 people were killed, 9 injured in a suspected ISIS attack on the offices of Libyan electoral commission in Tripoli, the number is expected to rise
SDF commander Hashim Mihemed tells Syrian Kurdish news agency ANHA that the resumed Deir ez-Zor operation will be carried out in coordination with the Iraqi army.
Intensive flights of UAVs over Gaza3 month ago
Intensive flights of UAVs over Gaza
Jabhat Tahrir Syria and the Association of Displaced Persons in the Northern Homs countryside reject the Russian offer regarding the exit to Idlib and Jarabulus
Protesters have surrounded the regional office of the Republican Party in Artashat
Drone captures thousands gathering in the Republican Square in Yerevan after the voting against Nikol Pashinyan as a Prime Minister3 month ago
Drone captures thousands gathering in the Republican Square in Yerevan after the voting against Nikol Pashinyan as a Prime Minister
Meeting with Russia on fate of N. Homs pocket started.
At least seven killed in attack on Libyan electoral commission offices in Tripoli - @AlArabiya_Eng
Scenes from Yerevan on this day of massive civil disobedience following the parliament's failure to elect an MP3 month ago
Scenes from Yerevan on this day of massive civil disobedience following the parliament's failure to elect an MP
3 month ago
Nikol Pashinyan will be meeting with Gagik Tsarukyan of the Tsarukyan Alliance to discuss the May 8 election of PM today. Employees of the Ijevan City Hall and Tavush Regional Government have joined protesters. Reports of more labor strikes
Iran denies Morocco accusation of separatist arms delivery
Libyan sources: clashes between armed militias and the electoral commission guards in Tripoli
3 month ago
Jammu and Kashmir: Militants hurled petrol bomb on the residence of Shopian MLA Mohammad Yousuf Bhat
N. Hama: moment when RuAF wiped out Specialized Hospital of KafrZita today. Building was already damaged a year ago when airstrike flattened nearby Mosque.
"Free Telegram" Graffiti in a street in Iran.
Local sources reported : KafrZita hospital has been targeted by Russian/Assad coalition airstrikes. Hama
China reiterates call to continue upholding Iran nuclear deal
Hospital is out of service and one medic killed as result of airstrike on Kafr Zita
3 were killed including 1 woman after 2 ISIS suicide bombers stormed the Libyan High National Election Commission HNEC in the capital Tripoli and clashed w Libya security forces
A suicide bombing targeting the Electoral Commission in the Libyan capital Tripoli
Reports of casualties after 2 ISIS suicide bombers stormed the Libyan High National Election Commission HNEC in the capital Tripoli and clashed with Libya security forces
3 month ago
The Bavra border crossing (Armenian-Georgian border) is blocked by protesters, approx 300 trucks are indefinitely stranded
3 month ago
Opposition leader Nikol Pashinyan is calling protesters to allow the road to Zvartnots International Airport be opened so that the airport may resume its operations
Turkish troops near Maarat Numan city south of Idlib
DeirEzzor: Coalition reconnaissance planes flying over Iranian-controlled areas in the eastern countryside
Guatemala flag has been raised in Jerusalem, making it the first country to move its Israel embassy to Jerusalem
3 month ago
Student stabbed in Kathua dies, three attackers arrested
Eastern Damascus: more heavy rockets "Zelzal"-type were uncovered in E. Qalamoun caches.
3 month ago
School bus which was attacked this morning around 9:15am at Shopian, South Kashmir by paid stone pelters who call themselves 'freedom fighters'
3 month ago
Armenia's Nikol Pashinyan says if parliament is dissolved his movement may boycott new election but decision not yet taken
3 month ago
"We will continue our strike and disobedience" - Armenia's Nikol Pashinyan says
Two civilians were killed by a bombardment targeting the Zakat village in north of Hama.
3 month ago
Armenia Parliament session not held, lack of quorum
3 month ago
Man tears his republican party membership card in front of Marriott hotel in Yerevan
Georgia reveals first Javelin anti-tank missile systems3 month ago
Georgia reveals first Javelin anti-tank missile systems
Russian aviation bombed Kafr Zita in North Hama
Russian aviation bombed Kafr Zita in North Hama
Opposition leader and PM candidate Nikol Pashinyan to give a press conference at the Marriott Hotel in Yerevan3 month ago
Opposition leader and PM candidate Nikol Pashinyan to give a press conference at the Marriott Hotel in Yerevan
A group of protesters walking down Mashtots Avenue in Yerevan3 month ago
A group of protesters walking down Mashtots Avenue in Yerevan
Earthquake hits near southwest Iran's Sisakht
Acts of civil disobedience in towns and villages of Armenia including Yerevan Gyumri and Vanadzor
3 month ago
Srinagar: Stones pelted on a School bus near Kanipora, one student injured
3 month ago
Armenian Central Bank has issued a statement in response to the concerns for mass withdrawal of deposits, saying they are in control of the situation and the financial system is functioning and stable
3 month ago
The employees of Spayka, the largest Armenian freight forwarding service have joined the labor strikes
3 month ago
The Special Investigator General for Afghanistan Reconstruction has reported that the Taliban’s control of districts as of the end of January remains virtually unchanged
Armenians dancing the Kochari at the roadblocks on Yerevan's outskirts.3 month ago
Armenians dancing the Kochari at the roadblocks on Yerevan's outskirts.
3 month ago
Reports are pouring in from locations across Yerevan of mass closures of streets by citizens since 8:15am this morning. The road to the airport also continues to be blocked by protesters. So far all actions remain peaceful.
Vanadzor city main square closed by students and teachers
Armenia's Maria Karapetyan, an anti-government activist, says Pashinyan is calling for civil disobedience, not disruption3 month ago
Armenia's Maria Karapetyan, an anti-government activist, says "Pashinyan is calling for civil disobedience, not disruption"
ISIS attack on village in Tarmiya district north of Baghdad leaves 7 civilians dead and 13 injured. Iraqi Security Media Center says situation is under control after security forces arrive.
Armenian protestors are beginning to shut down highway leading to the Yerevan's Zvartnots International Airport3 month ago
Armenian protestors are beginning to shut down highway leading to the Yerevan's Zvartnots International Airport
3 month ago
Yesterday, Armenia's National Assembly failed to elect a prime minister. Following the Special Session, opposition leader MP Nikol Pashinyan called for a national strike starting Wednesday to paralyze roads, railroads, airports, schools and public services.
3 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.3 - 11km WNW of Yasuj, Iran
Spox: Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph F. Dunford, Jr., met with the Chief of Hellenic National Defense General Staff Adm. Evangelos Apostolakis at the Pentagon, discussed mutual items of interest, including security environment in the Mediterranean and Syria
Deir ez-Zur Eastern countryside: The villages of Jaya, El Geneina and its environs are declared military zones by SDF
Al Hasakah More than 10 dead and dozens wounded, most of them women and children, the initial result of the targeting of warplanes believed to be affiliated to the international coalition village of al-Fadel (palace) several air strikes at dawn today.
3 month ago
KCNA: "Mahmoud Farazandeh, director general of the Department of East Asia and Oceania of the Iranian Foreign Ministry, arrived here Tuesday."
SDF has advanced 8 Kms from its positions in Hasakah Governorate towards ISIS positions in Hasakah
3 month ago
"We had discussions with Israel about the rollout" of the Iran nuclear documents, confirms @PressSec, who says the @WhiteHouse supported the announcement. "There was a desire to make sure people understood the truth"
3 month ago
"The deal was made on a completely false pretense," says @PressSec of Iran JCPOA.
SNMG2 is back to Black Sea after 10weeks: Type45 Daring class destroyer and Flagship to @NATO @SNMG_2 , @HMSDuncan D37 transited Black Sea-bound Bosphorus and entered Black Sea 16:00Z3 month ago
SNMG2 is back to Black Sea after 10weeks: Type45 Daring class destroyer and Flagship to @NATO @SNMG_2 , @HMSDuncan D37 transited Black Sea-bound Bosphorus and entered Black Sea 16:00Z
#LabourDay in Iran #1May Video shows MayDay rally in Tehran outside the workers house. they chanting: "Death to the tyrant - hail to workers"
Eshkol Regional Council warns of an impending terror attack from Egypt in the coming hours, advises that explosions will be heard.
Footage from battle between Syria'n government forces and ISIS at Yarmouk Street in southern Damascus
Footage from battle between Syria'n government forces and ISIS at Yarmouk Street in southern Damascus
Around 200 HTS fighters + civilians from Yarmouk Camp arrived in Greater Idlib as part of deal with Fuah-Kefraya.3 month ago
Around 200 HTS fighters + civilians from Yarmouk Camp arrived in Greater Idlib as part of deal with Fuah-Kefraya.
S. Damascus: last ISIS pocket intensively bombed today in conjunction with heavy clashes.
A half hour break has been announced by the speaker of parliament during the special session that should elect Armenia's new prime minister. In the meantime here is drone footage from Republic Square 2 hours ago. RejectSerzh Drone footage by Daron Titizian3 month ago
A half hour break has been announced by the speaker of parliament during the special session that should elect Armenia's new prime minister. In the meantime here is drone footage from Republic Square 2 hours ago. #RejectSerzh Drone footage by Daron Titizian
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