Category Archives: SPORTS

Kuwaiti Football National Team Arrives In Erbil To Participate In The West Asian Championship

BAGHDAD, The Kuwaiti Football National Team arrived at Erbil International Airport to participate in the ninth West Asian Championship, which is being held in the cities of Erbil and Karbala.The delegation was received by the member of the football fed...

Iraqi Player Wins Gold Medal For Arab Individual Chess Championship Under 20

Baghdad, The Iraqi Chess champion, Sally Abbas was crowned the gold medal of the Arab Individual Chess Championship under 20 years, which has been concluded in Amman with the participation of 16 countries including Iraq, Syria, Tunisia, UAE, Algeria, Q...

Saudi-Led Coalition Strikes Houthi Positions in Yemen Capital

CAIRO, The Saudi-led coalition in Yemen has targeted military positions in the Houthi-controlled capital Sanaa, including air-defense systems, Saudi state TV said Saturday.The assaults followed a missile attack by the Iran-aligned Houthis on Saudi Arab...

US Senate Halts Efforts to Prevent Arms Sales to Bahrain, Qatar

CAPITOL HILL, The U.S. Senate on Thursday turned back resolutions aimed at disapproving multi-billion-dollar arms sales to Bahrain and Qatar, amid continued intensive congressional scrutiny of weapons sales to U.S. allies in the Middle East. The Senate...

Palestinians Urge Egypt, Jordan to Reconsider Going to US-led Conference

BURQIN, WEST BANK, Palestinians urged Egypt and Jordan on Wednesday to reconsider their attendance at a U.S.-led conference on June 25-26 in Bahrain, voicing concern it would weaken any Arab opposition to Washington's coming peace plan.The United State...

Saudi King: Iran’s ‘Terrorist Acts’ Threaten Energy Supply

MECCA, SAUDI ARABIA, Saudi Arabia's King Salman slammed Iran over recent attacks targeting the kingdom, describing the incidents Saturday in a speech before Muslim leaders gathered in Mecca as terrorist acts that threaten global energy supplies.It was ...

Saudi King: Iran’s ‘Terrorist Acts’ Threaten Energy Supply

MECCA, SAUDI ARABIA, Saudi Arabia's King Salman slammed Iran over recent attacks targeting the kingdom, describing the incidents Saturday in a speech before Muslim leaders gathered in Mecca as terrorist acts that threaten global energy supplies.It was ...

Saudi King Salman Urges International Effort to Thwart Iran

MECCA, SAUDI ARABIA, Saudi Arabia's King Salman opened an emergency summit of Gulf Arab leaders in the holy city of Mecca on Thursday with a call for the international community to use all means to confront Iran, but he also