Tagged: MSc International Relations of the Middle East with Arabic

‘Ould Abdel Aziz, Keen to Strengthen ties with Norway’, Essirage, 16th May 2014

On Norway’s National Day, President Ould ‘Abdel Aziz bestows wellbeing on the Norwegian people and hope to strengthen ties between the two countries.

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‘Controversy on the matter of corruption in the Ministry of Transport’, al-Akhbar (Mauritania), 17th April 2014

Controversy surrounds the hearing regarding corruption in the Ministry of Transportation in Mauritania as the opposition MP Tut bint al-Taalib challenged construction quotas set by the government.

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‘Battle near the Golan, Israel announces Military Zone’, al-Sharq al-Awsat (UK), 12th May 2014

Israel closes the border and announces a military zone after clashes break out between the forces of Bashar al Assad and the Syrian Opposition

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‘Al-Qaradawi Fatwa forbids voting on Future Egyptian President’, Middle East Online (UK), 12th May 2014

Al-Qaradawi, the Egyptian Islamic scholar and presenter of the al-Jazeera programme ‘Shariah and Life‘ has recently emerged into the public sphere and issued a fatwa against participating in the Egyptian presidential elections which are due to occur on the 26-27 May. This is the latest occurrence in the regional diplomatic dispute over Qatar’s support of the Muslim Brotherhood.

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‘Asad’s regime transports various weapons to Hezbollah’s strongholds in Lebanon’, al-Moslim.net, 20th April 2014

Al- Asad aims to open a strategic road in hopes of getting various weapons to Hezbollah strongholds in Lebanon according to opposition sources.

 

 

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‘Deputy of Federal Parliament killed in Mogadishu’, Somalia Today, 21st April 2014

 The al- Shabaab increase their attacks on government officials in retaliation for permitting foreign troops in Somalia.

 

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‘Death Threats Haunt Kurdish Singer because of Video Clip’ al-Hurra (USA), 9th February 2014

The Kurdish-Finnish-American artist, Helly Luv, has received a number of death threats after she released a video displaying what many thought to be a symbol of Freemasonry.

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‘Clashes between the Iraqi Army and the Mahdi Army in Muzaffar Square in Sadr City’, Law of Iraq (Iraq), 11th March 2014

Despite their supposed demobilization in 2008, members of the Mahdi Army led by the Shi’a preacher Muqtadr al-Sadr in Southern Iraq got into a fire fight with the Iraqi military after attempting to break into an office belonging to the Dawa political party.

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‘Gul and Erdogan look into Iraqi Security with Muqtada al-Sadr’, Youm-7 (Egypt), 1 May 2009

An old piece of news on the controversial meeting between the leader of the Madhi Army, Muqtada al-Sadr and the high-level Turkish government officials, Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan and President Abdullah Gul in 2009.

 

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‘Positive competition between Baghdad and Erbil in gaining Turkey’s amiability’, al-Iraq News (Iraq), 4th November 2013

A report detailing one of the latest meetings between President Barzani and Ankara in 2013 in addition to the news of an on-going rapprochement between Baghdad and Ankara following a decrease of Turkish investment in Iraq.

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