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Israeli forces target Palestinians over alleged 'incitement' in overnight raids

BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) -- Israeli forces detained at least 24 Palestinians overnight Sunday and early Monday morning during military and police raids carried out across the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem, a number of whom were targeted over alleged "incitement" on social media, as well as several minors as young as nine years old, according to Israeli and Palestinian sources.
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Saudi Arabia names new labor minister, reshuffles religious and Shura councils

RIYADH (Reuters) - King Salman bin Abdulaziz has replaced Saudi Arabia's labor minister, state media reported on Friday, after recent statistics showed a rise in unemployment in the world's top oil exporter....
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Palestinian brothers from East Jerusalem forced to demolish their own homes

JERUSALEM (Ma'an) -- Two Palestinian brothers in the neighborhood of Silwan in occupied East Jerusalem were forced to demolish their own homes on Saturday in compliance with an Israeli court order. ...
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Death Toll from Hilla Terrorist Bombing in Iraq Rises to 92: Report

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iraqi officials said the death toll from a Nov. 24 suicide bombing claimed by Daesh (ISIL or ISIS) has risen to 92, including over 40 Iranians. ...
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Israeli ministry orders bus company to stop Arabic announcements in Beersheba

NEGEV (Ma’an) -- The Israeli Ministry of Transportation ordered that an Israeli bus company stop broadcasting announcements in Arabic in the city of Beersheba, a spokesperson for Dan Bus Company told Ma’an on Thursday....
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Aleppo rebels hope to reverse fortunes with new alliance

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Rebels in Aleppo have agreed to form a new military alliance to better organize the defense of parts of the city they control from a ferocious assault by the government and its allies, officials in two of the insurgent groups said on Thursday....
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Israel arrests 12 people on suspicion of arson in connection with massive fires

JERUSALEM — Israeli police said Friday that at least 12 people were in custody on suspicion of starting a series of huge fires that has forced thousands of people to evacuate their homes and left widespread damage across the country....
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Trial opens for 4 accused of plotting to kill late Saudi King Abdullah

JEDDAH: The trial of four Al-Qaeda terrorists accused of plotting to assassinate the late King Abdullah opened at the Special Criminal Court here on Monday. ...
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Yemeni Forces Capture Military Base in Saudi Arabia: TV

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Yemeni forces captured a military base in Saudi Arabia’s border region of Najran in their latest counterattack against the kingdom's military campaign in the impoverished southern neighbor. ...
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Iraq’s Kurdish, Shiite Fighters to Coordinate after Sealing off Mosul

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iraqi Kurdish and Shiite forces agreed to coordinate movements after cutting off Mosul from the rest of the territory held by Daesh (ISIL or ISIS) terrorists in western Iraq and Syria, Iraqi officials said on Thursday. ...
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