200 civilians were reportedly killed and over 400 wounded
Video grab released by United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS)
Khartoum - Arab TodaySudan called on Thursday for an investigation into the "assassination" of its nationals in a South Sudan oil town, where the UN has accused rebels of killing hundreds of civilians. "The foreign ministry condemns assassination of the Sudanese Read more...
PM Netanyahu reacted angrily to Wednesday's agreement
Palestinian Fatah delegation chief Azzam al-Ahmed (L) with Hamas PM Ismail Haniya
Jerusalem - Arab TodayIsrael's security cabinet was to meet on Thursday morning to weigh its response to a unity deal struck between the Palestinian leadership and the Hamas rulers of Gaza. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu reacted angrily to Wednesday's Read more...
Part of crackdown targets Muslim Brotherhood movement
Egyptian policemen sit on benches on a street in the capital Cairo
Cairo - Arab TodayProsecution witnesses in the jailbreak trial of Egypt's ousted president Mohamed Morsi on Wednesday accused members of Palestinian Islamist movement Hamas and Lebanon's Hezbollah of attacking Egyptian prisons during the 2011 Read more...
Suffering protracted surge in bloodshed
Iraqi woman in the street following an explosion in Baghdad
Baghdad - Arab TodayMilitants shot dead an Iraqi provincial councillor and bombed the education minister's convoy on Wednesday, as violence killed 13 people nationwide ahead of next week's elections. Iraq is suffering a protracted surge in bloodshed that Read more...
Many lawmakers leaving their ballots blank
Lebanese politician Samir Geagea
Beirut - Arab TodayLebanon's parliament failed to elect a new president on Wednesday, with no candidate securing the two-thirds of the votes needed to win and many lawmakers leaving their ballots blank. With the parliament divided between two powerful blocs Read more...
The first genocide of the 20th century
Turkish soldiers participate in the 'Changing the Guard Ceremony' in Ankara
Ankara - Arab TodayTurkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday offered condolences over the massacre of Armenians almost 100 years ago, describing the events of World War I as "our shared pain". Erdogan's statement, on the eve of the 99th Read more...
Fahmy expected to meet UN chief Ban Ki-moon during visit
Cairo - Arab TodayEgypt's foreign minister Nabil Fahmy was travelling to the United States on Wednesday, his ministry said, a day after Washington decided to provide Cairo with 10 Apache military helicopters. Washington had imposed a temporary freeze on Read more...
Rebels accused of massacring hundreds of civilians
South Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA) national soldiers in Bentiu
Juba - Arab TodayThe White House expressed horror at what it called the "abomination" of spiralling violence in South Sudan's civil war, where rebels have been accused of massacring hundreds of civilians. The rebels seized the town and oil-hub of Bentiu Read more...
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