UAE ‘clearly against’ Israeli annexation

The United Arab Emirates is “clearly against any annexation as being proposed by the current Israeli government,” UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Dr. Anwar Gargash told the leading US Jewish organization on Tuesday. “The UAE today is part-and-parcel of the Arab consensus that basically looks at the solution [to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict] as a two-state solution,” Gargash said during the American Jewish Committee’s virtual … Continue reading UAE ‘clearly against’ Israeli annexation

UN mission in Libya calls for immediate investigation to uncover fate of Egyptian detainees

The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) said on Tuesday it was concerned about the arrest, detention and ill-treatment of a large number of Egyptian nationals in the city of Tarhouna. In videos circulated on social media, 2 days ago, dozens of Egyptian workers appeared while being tortured by GNA militants, who forced them to stand up barefooted on one leg, while their hands … Continue reading UN mission in Libya calls for immediate investigation to uncover fate of Egyptian detainees

Algerians mourn the atrocities committed by the French on VE day - Paris, France

Algerians mourn genocide carried out by France on VE day

Victory in Europe Day (VE in UK) is a public holiday in France for all the right reasons. The country was pulverised during World War II, losing more than half a million citizens. Being killed in the line of duty at the hands of Nazi Germans before the fight for liberation is regularly evoked by French leaders as part of a glorious national myth of … Continue reading Algerians mourn genocide carried out by France on VE day