Thousands protest in Algiers despite tight security

Thousands protest in Algiers despite tight security

Thousands protest in Algiers despite tight security /node/1557291/middle-east Updated 20 September 2019 September 20, 2019 14:29 0 Thousands protest in Algiers despite tight security Salah on Wednesday ordered police to block protesters from outside Algiers entering the capital to boost numbers at the anti-regime rallies Friday’s protest marked Algeria’s 31st consecutive week of rallies Updated…

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5th Mediterranean Islamic Finance Forum (MIFF) & CIBAFI Technical Workshop to be held in Barcelona, Spain

5th Mediterranean Islamic Finance Forum (MIFF) & CIBAFI Technical Workshop to be held in Barcelona, Spain

The General Council for Islamic Banks and Financial Institutions (CIBAFI), the official global representative for Islamic financial institutions (IFIs) and the Association of the Mediterranean Chambers of Commerce and Industry (ASCAME) are co-organising the 5th Mediterranean Islamic Finance Forum (MIFF): Leveraging on Islamic Finance for Sustainability, Innovation, and Economic Development on 21st November 2019. The…

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Israeli army raids offices of Palestinian NGO

Israeli army raids offices of Palestinian NGO

RIYADH: The Arab coalition intercepted and destroyed a Houthi boat laden with explosives on Thursday.  The boat, that was launched from the governorate of Hodeidah, was destroyed in the southern Red Sea, coalition spokesperson Col. Turki Al-Maliki said.  Yemen’s Houthis are backed by Iran and have been accused by the Arab coalition of repeatedly attacking shipping in the Red…

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Micro school for pediatric patients opens in SMC

Micro school for pediatric patients opens in SMC

Health Minister Faeqa Al Saleh has opened Micro schools for children at the Salmaniya Medical Complex, in the Children’s Oncology Section Ward 202 and the Children’s Ward 31. The opening coincides with the beginning of the new school year in the Kingdom. Al-Saleh praised the efforts of civil society institutions in supporting the health sector…

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Tunisia presidential candidate to stay in jail

Tunisia presidential candidate to stay in jail

ISTANBUL: Renowned Turkish cartoonist Musa Kart says he has spent as much time in prison and courthouses as he has at work since President Recep Tayyip Erdogan came to power. His latest stint in jail started in April, after an appeals court upheld his sentence of three years and nine months for “helping terrorist organizations.” Released…

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