Palestine’s Abbas Decrees First Elections in 15 YearsPresident of Palestinian Authority Mahmoud Abbas has decreed on Friday parliamentary and presidential elections to be held this year, the first such votes after 15 years of rivalry between his Fatah party and the Palestinian resistance movement Hamas.
Israelis Export Wines Produced in Occupied West Bank to UAEWine produced in an illegal settlement in the occupied West Bank and labelled “from the land of Israel” will soon be available for sale in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Reuters reported.
Palestinians have condemned the export deal, saying settlements are illegal under international law.
Kuwait Cabinet Resigns in Standoff with ParliamentKuwait’s cabinet presented its resignation to the country’s ruler on Wednesday, days before Prime Minister Sabah al-Khalid al-Sabah was due to be questioned in parliament over his choice of ministers and other issues.
Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif blamed on Monday the U as well as Saudi and Israeli regimes for fanning the flames of regional crises through their interventionist policies and invasive actions.
Son of Israeli Regime’s premier, Yair, has revealed that his father, Benjamin Netanyahu, helped push through a $20bn deal to the benefit of a gas tycoon, audiotape recorded outside a strip club suggests.
Leader of the Islamic Republic of Iran Ayatollah Sayyed Ali Khamenei says a “triangle” of enemies -- with the US and Israel comprising one of its sides, a rich Persian Gulf littoral state on its second side and the anti-Iran MKO terror organization on the third side -- has been plotting for the past few months to foment chaos and violence in Iran.