Nov 21 2017
Arab foreign ministers called on Sunday on the Arab group in the United Nations to take the necessary steps for holding an emergency session in the Security Council to discuss alleged threats from Iran to Arab countries and to lodge an official complaint against the country's violations.
Regional tensions have risen between Sunni monarchy Saudi Arabia and Shi'ite Islamist Iran over Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri's surprise resignation and after an escalation in Yemen's conflict.
With the absolutist kingdom, Israel is now working on common concerns over Iran, the cabinet minister said.
Addressing a meeting of Arab foreign ministers in Cairo, Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir said the pan-Arab organization needed to take a decision to be "non-compromising" in dealing with Iran.
Arab League Secretary-General Ahmed Aboul Gheit arrived in Beirut on Monday - the day after his urgent meeting in the Egyptian capital with Arab foreign ministers, at which he condemned "the firing of an Iranian-made ballistic missile from Yemeni territories to Riyadh" and considered it "blatant aggression against Saudi Arabia and a threat to Arab national security".
Iran on Monday dismissed as "worthless" a resolution by Arab League foreign ministers that accused the Islamic republic of "aggression" against Arab states.
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France on Wednesday won the right to stage the 2023 tournament as voted by members of the World Rugby Council in London. Mark Alexander, president of SA Rugby, said he was "desolated" and fumed about breaches of protocol by other bidders.
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While not mentioning Iran by name, he said Lebanon condemned all attacks against Arab nations, but blamed exploitable inter-Arab divisions that allowed global and regional powers to promote their interests. A second Reuters source, a senior politician close to Saudi-allied Hariri, said Saudi Arabia had ordered him to resign and put him under house arrest.
Hezbollah, both a military force and a political movement, is part of a Lebanese government made up of rival factions, and an ally of Lebanese President Michel Aoun.
The Arab ministers Sunday called the firing of the missile an "aggression" against Saudi Arabia and a "threat to the Arab and global security". Alluding to the November 4 attack, he said it delivered a message to Arab nations that their capitals were within the range of Iranian missiles.
Saudi Arabia and members of Hariris Future Movement have denied reports that he is under house arrest. The top military official then said his country was ready to share intelligence on Iran with Riyadh.
"The Iranian threats have gone beyond all limits and are pushing the region toward a unsafe precipice", Abul Gheit added. Saudi Arabia has rallied its allies, including Bahrain, to isolate Iran diplomatically, but Tehran's role in fighting ISIS and its rapidly expanding sphere of influence has gained it allies, especially in Lebanon, Iraq and Syria. Iran's backing for militias such as Hezbollah have helped defeat ISIS, but have also greatly expanded Iran's foothold in the region, incurring the wrath of Saudi Arabia.
Nov 20 2017
'PM Modi Fears Rahul Gandhi's Transformed Image': Sharad Pawar
Top sources in the party confirmed to The Hindu that the CWC meeting is the next step in electing Mr. Praising the former prime minister, Mr Pawar said Rajiv Gandhi was a visionary leader.
Nov 18 2017
Arsenal players are behind Wenger says Iwobi
The 32-year-old then contracted gangrene after the operation and revealed to Spanish newspaper Marca he could have had his foot amputated.
Nov 17 2017
Lamborghini donates special vehicle to Pope Francis. What he's doing with it
One of the Fiat 500s that carried Pope Francis around NY during his USA visit fetched a reported $300,000 from a philanthropist. Lamborghini made a sports vehicle especially for Pope Francis-but it seems he's going to stick with the popemobile.
Nov 16 2017
Clemson soccer named national seed for NCAA tournament
The victor will visit Michigan State (11-3-3), the No. 7 overall seed in the 48-team field, in the second round Sunday. The Irish are 18-17-2 (.514) all-time in NCAA Championship play, which includes a 17-13-2 record under Clark.
Nov 15 2017
DC Fires Eddie Berganza
After the 2012 WonderCon incident , Berganza reportedly apologized to DC's all-male staff for his behavior and pledged to change. And then in 2010, former DC editor Janelle Asselin organized a group of employees to file a joint complaint to HR about Berganza.
Nov 13 2017
Morocco Outclass CIV To Seal World Cup Spot, Tunisia Through
DR Congo were the only team still with a chance to catch Tunisia, but they fell short despite a late 3-1 win over Guinea. Needing just a point at home to already-eliminated Libya to assure their progression, they labored to a goalless draw.
Nov 12 2017
Morocco qualifies for Russian Federation 2018 after defeating Ivory Coast 2-0
DR Congo were the only team still with a chance to catch Tunisia, but they fell short despite a late 3-1 win over Guinea. Senegal qualified for the World Cup for the first time since 2002 on Friday after defeating South Africa 2-0 .
Nov 12 2017
Internet giant Alibaba kicks off Singles' Day shopping bonanza with a bang
E-commerce giant Alibaba on Saturday kicked off its ninth edition of the 11.11 Global Shopping Festival, its annual sales event. There were 256,000 payment transactions processed per second by Alipay, Alibaba's Alizila news website reported.
Nov 11 2017
Moscow drafts 'reciprocal measures' over United States demands on Russia Today
The Duma is obliged to give its laws two preliminary approvals before passing them, which Volodin said could happen next week. Simonyan said that RT will comply, otherwise she could be arrested and the news outlet's accounts frozen.
Nov 10 2017
Twitter Pauses Verifications Amid Controversy Over Charlottesville Organizer
CEO Jack Dorsey weighed in on the issue, saying that the company has known for awhile that the system was broken. Several celebrities on Twitter were quick to condemn Twitter's decision to give Kessler the badge.
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