|1/22/2017 - || British Scientist among Recipients of UAE Rain Enhancement Program’s 5 Million Dollar Grant, MENAFN Press|
| (MENAFN Press) Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirate, 17 January, 2017, (ME NewsWire): Professor Giles Harrison, from the University of Reading in the UK, was awarded a grant at the Abu Dhabi ...|
|1/22/2017 - || Libya still needs the UN-backed government, MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) The deputy prime minister of Libya"s UN-backed Government of National Accord insists that despite major setbacks since the GNA's formation last year, it is the country"s only chance for ...|
|1/22/2017 - || Turkey admits U-turn on policy to rid Syria of Assad, MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Turkey can no longer insist on a resolution of the conflict in Syria without the involvement of President Bashar al-Assad, as the situation on the ground has changed dramatically, Turkey's ...|
|1/22/2017 - || Tunisian Salvation Front calls on UAE for financial support, MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Tunisian political leader Ridha Belhaj called on the UAE to provide financial support for the Salvation Front to help challenge the Islamist-leaning Ennahda party during a meeting at the ...|
|1/22/2017 - || Iran, Russia at loggerheads over Syria peace talks, MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Russia and Iran are divided over US participation in planned Syria peace talks, a Moscow official said on Saturday, hinting at a rare public spat between the allies.|
In detail, a ...
|1/22/2017 - || Car bomb blast kills 4 at Syria refugee camp 'Ruqban', MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) A car bomb on Saturday killed at least four people and critically injured a number of others at the Ruqban refugee camp in Syria near the border with Jordan, according to sources on the ...|
|1/22/2017 - || British man dies working on Qatar 2022 World Cup stadium, MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) A British man has died after falling off a suspended platform while working on a 2022 World Cup stadium in Qatar.|
In detail, the man, 40, fell when the platform, used to manage sound ...
|1/22/2017 - || IS demolishes part of Palmyra's Roman Theatre, MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Militants from the Islamic State group have destroyed part of the Roman Theatre in the ancient city of Palmyra.|
In detail, Syria's antiquities chief said the tetrapylon - a group of ...
|1/22/2017 - || US strikes in Libya 'kill 80 rebels', MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) A US air strike on Libya has killed more than 80 rebels from so-called Islamic State (IS), said outgoing US Defence Secretary Ash Carter.|
In detail, the mission, which dropped around ...
|1/22/2017 - || 'Forty jihadists' killed in Aleppo air strikes, MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) At least 40 jihadists have been killed in air strikes on a training camp in western Aleppo, reports say.|
In detail, most of those killed are said to have belonged to Jabhat Fateh ...