MON 20 - 5 - 2019
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May 18, 2019
Syrian state TV says Hmeimim air base defenses thwart projectiles
Algeria presidential vote may be postponed
Syrian government forces violating Idlib cease-fire: Turkey
EU extends sanctions against Assad's Syria regime for a year
Sudan protesters tear down roadblocks, want army to resume talks
Egypt's president pardons 560, including prominent columnist
‘From mama with love,’ food parcels for Libya front line
Aid groups say conditions in northwest Syria at crisis point
Lebanese-American convicted of plotting attacks for Hezbollah
‘We have to take action’: PM sounds alarm on govt, reforms
Lebanon bids farewell to Patriarch Sfeir
May 14, 2019
Oil tankers damaged in ‘sabotage’ attack off UAE
UN to report Tuesday on rebel withdrawals from 3 Yemen ports
Syria regime of undermining Turkey-Russia deal: Erdogan
Haftar's Libya offensive threatens international peace: EU
Sudan's military and opposition agree on transitional power structure
Rights groups urge action on fate of Syria's missing
Arab activist in Norway details his Saudi work before threat
Former Maronite Patriarch Sfeir, 99, dies
Lebanon: Cabinet to evaluate budget progress, mull more reforms
May 11, 2019
UN, Houthis say Yemen ports withdrawal to start Saturday
Syrian militants try to retake village from govt troops
UN calls for talks, ceasefire in Libya
Tens of thousands march to demand change in Algeria
Tripoli asks Trump to stop foreign meddling
Lebanon: Cabinet OKs raising tax on interest from bank deposits
Japan gives UNHCR $3.5M to support locals, refugees
Syria receives oil shipment from Iran, easing fuel crisis
Sudanese protesters dig in at sit-in site during Muslim fasting month
May 10, 2019
Syrian troops capture more villages from rebels
Tripoli government suspends operations of 40 foreign firms
Jordan reshuffles cabinet to tackle economic challenges
Egypt court fines ex-interior minister $29 equivalent for abuse of funds
Fears of new militant 'academies' as Iraqi jails fill up
Yemen rebels of storing weapons near civilians: HRW
Anti-Kurdish protests in east Syria could endanger US plans
Sudan protest calls for civil disobedience
Lebanon: Govt to cut ministries’ spending by 20 percent
Aoun presents border stance ahead of U.S. envoy’s visit
May 8, 2019
Anti-Kurdish protests grow in Syria's Deir al-Zor -residents, locals
Deadly flare-up in Syria rattles months-old truce
Thousands of Algerians hold first rally of Ramadan
Haftar forces shoot down Tripoli warplane, video shows apparent foreign pilot
UN seeks release of thousands of migrants held in Yemen
Egypt upholds death sentence for 13 members of disbanded militant group
Lebanon: Strikes suspended, Cabinet to endorse budget by Friday
UNHCR, Italian Embassy pledge nearly $2M to support refugee health care
Protesters slam Sudan state media for coverage blackout
May 6, 2019
Warplanes hit hospital as regime keeps bombing Idlib
Sudan mediators propose two councils
Pro-govt Libya lawmakers name 'speaker'
Egypt jails dozens over 2013 Brotherhood protest
With focus on Hodeida, war rages elsewhere
Woman with cancer dies in UAE jail after rights groups, U.N. call for release
Brother of Algeria’s ex-President Bouteflika placed in custody by military judge
Austerity talks open Pandora’s box, banking sector in focus
Blacklisting Brotherhood a radicalizing risk: analysts
May 3, 2019
Sudanese hold mass protest, step up pressure on generals
Russia, Syrian army step up attacks on rebel-held areas
As assault grinds on, lawmakers in Tripoli reject Haftar offensive
Strike by Tunisian fuel workers leads to queues and empty pumps
UN decries barrel bomb assault in rebel-held northwest Syria
Daesh leader outlines path forward for his group post-caliphate
Morocco court adjorns trial in murder of Scandinavian hikers
8 migrants dead as UN fears 'inhumane treatment' in Yemen camps
Arab coalition hits Yemen rebel drone site: spokesperson
Nasrallah warns against Israeli invasion attempts
Lebanon: Cabinet approves 25 budget articles in ‘very quiet session’
War on the phone front: combat game all the rage in Libya
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