|1/17/2017 - || Clashes erupts in Damascus area, MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Heavy fighting gripped a flashpoint region near Syria's capital on Sunday, leaving nine civilians dead and threatening a nationwide truce designed to pave the way towards peace talks. ...|
|1/17/2017 - || Clashes in Bahrain after the execution of three Shia men, MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Protests and clashes are spreading throughout Bahrain following the execution of three men convicted of a deadly bomb attack on police. |
In detail, protesters have set ablaze a city ...
|1/17/2017 - || IS advances in Deir Ezzor, MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Fighting between the Islamic State group and the Syrian army has killed more than 80 fighters and civilians since Saturday in Deir Ezzor, where the militant group has launched an assault to ...|
|1/17/2017 - || What Trump thinks on Iran, Syria?, MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Donald Trump becomes US president this week. In an interview on Sunday in The Times and the German newspaper Bild, he explained his current thinking on the Middle East.|
In detail, a ...
|1/17/2017 - || Iraq forces controls IS-bombed 'Jonah's tomb', MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Iraqi forces battling the Islamic State group in Mosul on Monday retook an area where the Islamic State militants levelled one of the city's most well-known shrines in 2014, officials ...|
|1/17/2017 - || Epson Introduces the Fastest Portable Document Scanner in Its Class Enabling Efficient Organization, MENAFN Press|
| (MENAFN Press) --Epson America, Inc., a leading provider of digital imaging solutions, today introduced the Epson DS-320 portable document scanner with Auto Document Feeder (ADF), the latest ...|
|1/17/2017 - || Elbit Systems Awarded Approximately $17 Million Contract to Supply Ground Breaking BrightNite™, MENAFN Press|
| (MENAFN Press) --
Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) ("Elbit Systems") announced today that it was awarded a contract to supply ground breaking, multi spectral BrightNite systems to an ...|
|1/17/2017 - || Tokyo stocks fall to 5-week low on worry over Brexit, Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)|
|(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) TOKYO, Jan 17 (KUNA) -- Tokyo stocks continued to fell Tuesday, with a key index ending below the psychologically important 19,000 mark for the first time in five ...|
|1/17/2017 - || Britain's MI6 spy agency to be placed under unwelcome spotlight, MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Britain's MI6 spy agency will be placed under an unprecedented and unwelcome spotlight on Tuesday for the rendition of Libyan dissidents to Tripoli, where they were subsequently tortured by ...|
|1/17/2017 - || UN health agency became apologist for Assad atrocities, MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) WHO is complicit in war crimes by remaining silent on destruction of Syria's healthcare by government and its allies, says Annie Sparrow.|
For years now, the World Health Organisation ...