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HRH Crown Prince condoles former U.S. President George Bush on the death of his wife

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Riyadh, His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, the Crown Prince, Vice President of the Council of Ministers and Minister of Defense, sent a cable of condolences to H.E. the former U.S. President George Bush on the death of his wife.In his cable, HRH the Crown Prince said: " I have been informed with profound pain of the death of your wife. As I send to Your Excellency and your family my warm condolence and sincere sympathy, I hope that you be provided with patience, lauding the services the diseased has extended to her nation and family, and wishing Your Excellency good health".Source: Saudi Press Agency

HRH Crown Prince condoles former U.S. President George Bush on the death of his wife

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Riyadh, His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, the Crown Prince, Vice President of the Council of Ministers and Minister of Defense, sent a cable of condolences to H.E. the former U.S. President George Bush on the death of his wife.In his cable, HRH the Crown Prince said: " I have been informed with profound pain of the death of your wife. As I send to Your Excellency and your family my warm condolence and sincere sympathy, I hope that you be provided with patience, lauding the services the diseased has extended to her nation and family, and wishing Your Excellency good health".Source: Saudi Press Agency

Prince Saud Al-Faisal IDS Organizes Seminar On Current Situation in Middle East

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Riyadh, Prince Saud Al-Faisal Institute for Diplomatic Studies (IDS) organized Seminar on the developments of the current situation in the Middle East based on a European point of view, in the presence of the Director of the Gulf Research Center Foundation in Geneva, Dr. Christine Koch, the Director General of the Institute and the Supervisor of the Strategic Studies Center in addition to a number of teaching staff and students.The seminar discussed the overall situation in the Middle East and the role of the European Union in the region's crises and the cooperation between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and a number of European countries to confront and resolve the current issues in the Middle East.Source: Saudi Press Agency

The PMF And The Army Finish An Inspection Operation In Anbar Desert, Destroying Points Belonging To Daesh

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BAGHDAD, The popular mobilization forces in Anbar province on Monday ended a search operation in the western desert of the province with the participation of the 1st Iraqi Army Division and the Air Force, from four main axes. The operation witnessed the discovery of a number of camps and remnants of Daesh."popular mobilization forces in Anbar province have launched a search operation in Western desert in a major security operation after liberation," said the commander of the popular mobilization of the western Anbar axis Qassim Musleh.Musleh pointed out that "the process ended without losses to the forces of popular mobilization," asserting: "The popular mobilization will continue to pursue terrorists wherever they are."The popular mobilization forces and the army carried out the process o...

Dhahran Declarations Issued 3 Dhahran

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We reaffirm that the Palestine Cause is the entire Arab nation's main priority, stressing the Arab identity of occupied East Al-Quds as the capital of the State of Palestine.We stress the importance of a comprehensive and lasting peace in the Middle East as a strategic Arab option embodied in the Arab Peace Initiative, adopted by all Arab countries at Beirut Summit in 2002, and supported by the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, which is still the most comprehensive plan to address all final status issues, provides security, acceptance and peace to Israel with all Arab countries. So, we affirm our commitment to the Arab Peace Initiative.We affirm the illegality of the American decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, as we categorically refuse to recognize Jerusalem (Al-...

Aoun: Priority of preserving constitution, law at core of President’s role

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President of the Republic, General Michel Aoun, said on Friday that preserving the Lebanese constitution and law was at the heart of the presidential role, especially due to the fact that both factors established the real basis through which authority exercised its role. "Wherever the law and constitution are not respected, chaos and revolutions prevail," the President said. Aoun's words came during a meeting at Baabda Palace with President of the Arab League of Harvard Law School graduates, lawyer Karim Kobeissi, who visited him in the company of graduates and a number of lawyers participating in a seminar organized by the league in Beirut today and tomorrow. President Aoun welcomed his visitors and expressed joy to meet with "a delegation of elite lawyers who have graduated from one of t...

3 Members Of Daesh Arrested South Of Mosul

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Mosul, Iraq The security forces detained three members of Daesh during a raid and search operation in Qayara area south of Mosul, according to a security source.The source told the National Iraqi News Agency (NINA) that "the security forces arrested three members of Daesh during a raid and search operation in Qayara district, south of Mosul."Source: National Iraqi News Agency

3 Members Of Daesh Arrested South Of Mosul

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Mosul, Iraq The security forces detained three members of Daesh during a raid and search operation in Qayara area south of Mosul, according to a security source.The source told the National Iraqi News Agency (NINA) that "the security forces arrested three members of Daesh during a raid and search operation in Qayara district, south of Mosul."Source: National Iraqi News Agency

The Security Council fails to adopt a Russian draft resolution on Syria

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BAGHDAD, The UN Security Council failed on Tuesday to adopt a Russian draft resolution expressing support for sending investigators from the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons to the site of an alleged chemical attack that killed people in Syria. This is the third draft resolution on chemical weapons attacks in Syria voted by the 15-member council on Tuesday evening.Any draft resolution requires nine votes and none of the five permanent members - Russia, China, France, Britain and the United States - has veto power against it. The veto can only be used if the project wins at least nine voices.The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons said on Tuesday that the inspectors would go to Syria's opposition town of Douma to investigate reports of the attack that ki...

Protecting and preserving coastal marine environment for Benefit of Lebanese community

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The European Union and the National Council for Scientific Research - Lebanon (CNRS-L) launched today, from on-board the CANA Research Vessel in Beirut, a multidisciplinary study project to evaluate the Lebanese Marine Environment. The project is funded by the European Union and the CNRS-L. The environmental study will be implemented by the CNRS-L National Centre for Marine Sciences andwill focus on the regions of Beirut and Tyre. The beach in Beirut is affected by pollution due to poor infrastructure, rapid population growth, uncontrolled dumping of solid waste and direct discharge of raw wastewater. With a less polluted coastal area, Tyre has also been selected for the presence of the Tyre Coast Nature Reserve which requires enhanced efforts for preservation and development. The project ...