Arabs vow to pound Yemen rebels until they surrender

Saudi-led warplanes bombed Yemen`s main international airport and a renegade troop base in the capital Sunday, as Arab leaders vowed to pummel Iranian-backed rebels until they surrender.

Arabs inch closer to old dream of joint Arab force

Arab leaders meeting this weekend in this Egyptian Red Sea resort are moving closer than ever to creating a joint Arab military force, a sign of a new determination among Saudi Arabia, Egypt and their allies to intervene aggressively in regional hotspots, whether against Islamic militants or spreading Iranian power.

Israel Prez calls for 'healing', opens govt formation talks

Israeli President on Sunday began consultations with representatives of parties elected to the parliament for formation of a new government, calling upon them to start "healing" the rifts created during the "passion- filled" election, won by incumbent premier Benjamin Netanyahu.

Mali peace deal to be signed Sunday in Algiers: Ministry

 Mali`s government and six militant groups from the country`s violence-strewn north are to sign a peace accord in Algiers on Sunday, the Algerian foreign ministry announced.

Arabs to ask UN to ease Libya arms embargo

Arab states will ask the UN Security Council Wednesday to lift an arms embargo on weapons sales to Libya`s internationally recognised government for its fight against jihadists, Egypt said.

Israel Arabs declare nationwide strike after Bedouin deaths

 Leaders of Israel`s 1.7 million Arabs declared a general strike throughout the country on Tuesday in protest at the recent deaths of two Bedouin men in confrontations with police.

Arabs discuss UN resolution to end Israel's occupation

Arab ambassadors met on Monday to discuss Palestinian amendments to a UN resolution that would call for an end to Israel's occupation within three years, a move vehemently opposed by Israel.

Eva Longoria says she relates to struggle of Arabs
Eva Longoria says she relates to struggle of Arabs

 Eva Longoria has revealed that that she can relate to struggle faced by the Arabs.

Israel president admits wrongs to Arabs at massacre memorial

President Reuven Rivlin on Sunday acknowledged past and present wrongdoings to Israel's Arabs, while calling for calm in the wake of growing unrest in east Jerusalem and the West Bank.

Long flight from Sunni militants leads Iraqi Turkmens to Baghdad

Iraq`s third largest ethnic group after Arabs and Kurds, they include both Sunnis and Shi`ites and have a history of being targeted in previous conflicts. 

More than 50 Palestinians arrested in Jerusalem for rioting

At least 57 Palestinian Arabs were arrested in various parts of east Jerusalem overnight for recent riots and protests, the Israeli police said Wednesday.

UAE jails 6 Arabs for forming `Qaeda` cell

A UAE top court today jailed six Arabs for seven years after convicting them of forming an "Al-Qaeda" cell and raising funds for Al-Nusra Front, the jihadist network`s Syrian affiliate.

Tunisia assembly begins voting on new constitution

Tunisia`s national assembly on Friday began voting on the long-delayed new constitution, which must be adopted by January 14, the third anniversary of the 2011 revolution.

Tunisian parties pick PM to pave way for election: Reports

Tunisia`s ruling Islamist party and its opponents have named Industry Minister Mehdi Jomaa as prime minister in a caretaker technocrat cabinet to govern until elections next year, three sources close to negotiations said on Saturday.

John Kerry briefs Arabs on peace bid, Egypt, Syria

US Secretary of State John Kerry briefed senior Arab officials today on his efforts to restart Israeli-Palestinian peace talks and on American views of the crises and Syria and Egypt.

UAE breaks up `Qaeda cell` of 7 Arabs

Authorities in the United Arab Emirates have broken up an Al Qaeda cell comprising seven Arabs.

`Arabs groping for new forms of governance`

Arabs are groping for new models of governance in the wake of uprisings that began in 2010 that led to regime changes in some countries.

Arabs pledge support for Syria Opposition

The Free Syrian Army, led by defectors, has taken the main role in armed opposition to Assad`s government.

Arab Parl head calls on Arabs to cut Syria ties

Tunisia started a procedure on Saturday for withdrawing its recognition of Assad`s government.

Stateless rally in Kuwait for citizenship, rights

The rally comes two days after Kuwait said it may grant citizenship to 34,000 out of the estimated 105,000 stateless
people living in the country.