Tuesday, July 5

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ILO Chief Commends Saudi Issuance of Anti-Harassment Law

Geneva, Director-General of the International Labor Organization (ILO) Gay Ryder has praised the Kingdom for issuing a special anti-harassment system.During a meeting with Minister of Labor and Social Development Dr. Ali bin Nasser Al-Ghafees here on Thursday, on the sidelines of the International Labor Conference, he said that ILO wants to learn about the experience of the Kingdom, in enacting an anti-harassment system and aspects of the control of harassment, in the realm of labor.The minister and the director co-signed a work program agreement to develop the effectiveness of the ministry through programs, in cooperation with the organization's experts in three main areas: empowering women's work, preparing a national policy on discrimination related to employment and occupation and to s...


MP Bahia Hariri received on Friday at her office in Beirut Egyptian Ambassador to Lebanon, Nazih Al-Najari, who congratulated her on her victory in the recent parliamentary elections. The visit was a chance to dwell on the general situation in Lebanon and the region, in addition to the bilateral ties between the two countries. Prospects of cooperation were also discussed. MP Hariri also met with Australian Ambassador to Lebanon, Glenn Miles, who came on a congratulatory visit. Discussions reportedly touched on the bilateral ties and issues of mutual concern. Source: National News Agency

Ibrahim on inspection tour to Metn new General Security Center: This post constitutes model of complementarity between civil society, state

General Security chief, Abbas Ibrahim, on Thursday held an inspection tour amongst the various sections of the new Metn Regional General Security Center in Jdeideh.Jdeideh Municipality head, Antoine Gebara, municipal and mayoral dignitaries as well as General Security officers were present.Speaking in the wake of the inspection tour, Major General Ibrahim deemed the center as an exemplary model of complementarity between civil society and the state.Maj. Gen. Ibrahim had firsthand look at the facilities provided by the Center to citizens."This Center is part of a strategic plan devised ed by the General Directorate of General Security to improve the performance of the administration in the Directorate," Ibrahim corroborated.Ibrahim vowed that the Center is built for the service of the Leban...

US Secretary of State and his French counterpart discuss combating destabilizing Iranian activities regime in the region

Washington, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday telephoned his French counterpart Jean-Yves Le Drian.US State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert said in a press statement that the two ministers discussed the most important steps to be taken in combating the destabilizing Iranian activities regime in the region, and how the international community can work together better to support stability in Libya.Source: Saudi Press Agency

A Dangerous Female Terrorist Arrested In Mosul

BAGHDAD, The security forces arrested a dangerous female terrorist who played a large role in the killing of two innocent women wives of police officers in Nineveh.The spokesman for the interior ministry, Major General Saad Maan said in a statement that "The force of the first rapid reaction regiment (SWAT) of the Nineveh Police Command has been able, based on accurate intelligence information and information, to arrest a dangerous female Daesh terrorist, south of Mosul and she played a major role in the killing of two innocent women, wives of police employees, in Lazzaga village and she was arrested in one of the houses in Al-Ma'amoun neighborhood in the right side of Mosul. Source: National Iraqi News Agency