Qatar charges airport officials over invasive searches after baby found

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Prosecutors in Qatar have announced that the airport police officers who ordered forced vaginal examinations of female passengers after a newborn child was discovered abandoned in a bin have Läs mer…

Saudis may stall on Trump's Middle East peace plan now he’s on the way out

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; During the last year of Donald Trump’s presidency, the question of whether Saudi Arabia would make peace with Israel had come down to a question of when. The terms Läs mer…

Netanyahu holds secret meeting with Saudi crown prince – reports

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Benjamin Netanyahu has made an unannounced trip to Saudi Arabia to meet the Saudi crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, and the US secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, according to Läs mer…

‘He was nine’: The Saudi minors still on death row despite royal decree

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Saudi security forces arrested Mohammed Al Faraj outside a bowling alley when he was 15 years old. The teenager from Qatif, aShia-majority province in the east of the country, Läs mer…

Egypt cracking down harder on human rights groups, experts say

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Emboldened Egyptian security forces have stepped up their crackdown on human rights groups with a series of unprecedented recent moves triggering widespread alarm, experts are warning. Last week the Läs mer…

France to ease Covid rules as Asian countries consider stricter measures

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; France is preparing to ease its Covid-19 quarantine in the weeks leading up to Christmas with new daily caseloads falling and pressure building from retailers to allow the annual Läs mer…

Hackers 'try to steal Covid vaccine secrets in intellectual property war'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; State-sponsored hackers from China, Russia, Iran and North Korea are engaged in concerted attempts to steal coronavirus vaccine secrets in what security experts describe as “an intellectual property war”. Läs mer…

Israel strikes Hamas targets in Gaza

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Israel says its military struck Hamas targets in Gaza in response to a rocket attack launched from the Palestinian enclave. The Israeli air force struck two rocket ammunition manufacturing Läs mer…

Spy Jonathan Pollard expected to fly to Israel after US lifts parole

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Jonathan Pollard, a US citizen jailed for 30 years after being convicted of spying in one of the most dramatic espionage cases of the cold war, is expected to Läs mer…

Libya interior minister campaigns to lead country as fragile peace holds

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Fathi Bashagha looks to France for support ahead of elections Libya’s interior minister has completed a three-day charm offensive in France, as a tentative ceasefire in the war-torn country Läs mer…

Ethiopia fighting could drive 200,000 to flee to Sudan in coming month, says UN

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Violence in northern Ethiopia will probably drive 200,000 people into neighbouring Sudan over the coming months, UN agencies have warned, where food, shelter and medicine are urgently needed. The Läs mer…