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      Lebanon could face major food crisis: PM Diab
      May21

      Lebanon could face major food crisis: PM Diab

      Lebanon is at risk of a major food crisis and many Lebanese may soon find it hard to afford bread because of an acute financial crunch and the fall-out of COVID-19, the prime minister warned.Writing in the Washington Post, Hassan Diab also warned of a global food security emergency triggered by the pandemic. He said attempts to restrict food...

      Coronavirus: Priest uses ‘holy water gun’ for drive-by blessings
      May18

      Coronavirus: Priest uses ‘holy water gun’ for drive-by blessings

      Holding a bible in his left hand and a toy squirt gun in his right, Roman Catholic priest Timothy Pelc sprayed holy water as his parishioners drove by in their cars on Easter Sunday in the state of Michigan.Reverend Pelc’s drive-by toy squirt gun shooting has since gone viral, reaching senior figures in the Roman Catholic Church and even...

      Chinese ambassador to Israel found dead at residence
      May17

      Chinese ambassador to Israel found dead at residence

      China’s ambassador to Israel Du Wei was found dead in his residence early on Sunday, according to an Al Arabiya correspondent.The ambassador had recently transferred to Israel from the Ukraine. -Developing …read more Source:: Al...

      IRGC commander Abolfazl Sarlak killed in Aleppo
      May15

      IRGC commander Abolfazl Sarlak killed in Aleppo

      Abolfazl Sarlak, a commander of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), has been killed in Syria, Iranian state media reported. Iran’s state news agencies have given conflicting reports on how Sarlak was killed. The semi-official Mehr news agency said he was killed by an explosive trap set up by ISIS in eastern Aleppo on...

      Iran sentences young Christian woman to 10 lashes, three months in prison
      May14

      Iran sentences young Christian woman to 10 lashes, three months in prison

      Iran has sentenced a young Christian woman to 10 lashes and three months in prison for allegedly demonstrating against the military’s :Iraq Christians fear future holds ‘total extinction,’ ISIS resurgenceCoronavirus: Iran reopens mosques against Iranian medical expert adviceMuslims ‘immune to coronavirus’ some imams in Somalia...

      Do not fly over Iran: Families of shot down Ukraine airliner victims launch petition
      May14

      Do not fly over Iran: Families of shot down Ukraine airliner victims launch petition

      The families of the victims of the Ukrainian airliner :Iran says it ‘unintentionally’ shot down Ukrainian plane due to human errorDoubts linger over Iran’s explanation of plane missile attack: ExpertUkraine plane struck by two Iranian missiles: New York Times …read more Source:: Al...

      Coronavirus: Senators question Trump’s intelligence nominee in confirmation hearing
      May06

      Coronavirus: Senators question Trump’s intelligence nominee in confirmation hearing

      The US senators pressed Donald Trump’s nominee to lead US intelligence on Tuesday on whether he would act independently of the president on hot-button issues like the origins of the coronavirus in China, as lawmakers held the first socially-distanced hearing during the coronavirus pandemic.Both Republicans and Democrats at the Senate...

      Washington names new ambassador to EU
      May05

      Washington names new ambassador to EU

      The United States on Tuesday named a new ambassador to the European Union, after the previous envoy was sacked following his testimony in President Donald Trump’s impeachment hearing.The US ambassador to Belgium, Ronald Gidwitz, will take on the role of acting envoy to the EU in addition to his current duties, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo...

      Trump, Putin issue rare joint statement to mark the anniversary of World War II
      Apr26

      Trump, Putin issue rare joint statement to mark the anniversary of World War II

      US President Donald Trump and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin issued a rare joint statement on Saturday commemorating a 1945 World War Two link-up of US and Soviet troops on their way to defeat Nazi Germany as an example of how their countries can cooperate.The statement by Trump and Putin comes amid deep strains in US-Russian ties over a...

      Coronavirus: ‘Cave-dwelling’ foreign tourists in India ordered into quarantine
      Apr19

      Coronavirus: ‘Cave-dwelling’ foreign tourists in India ordered into quarantine

      Six foreign tourists who tried to sit out the coronavirus pandemic in a cave in India have been sent to quarantine at an ashram near a town made famous by the Beatles after running out of money, police said Sunday.The four men and two women — from France, the US, Ukraine, Turkey and Nepal — had been living in the cave near Rishikesh...