Daily Archives: December 30, 2018

Khalil warns of economic situation

Minister of Finance Ali Hassan Khalil said on Sunday that "the economic crisis is now turning into a financial one," expressing the hope that the country avoids a monetary crisis affecting the confidence of Lebanese citizens in their state and

Syria and Iran sign a long-term strategic cooperation agreement

Tehran, Syria and Iran signed Sunday an agreement for a long-term strategic cooperation between the two countries in Tehran.The agreement was signed by Minister of Economy and Foreign Trade Mohammad Samer al-Khalil and Iranian Minister of Roads and Urb...

Life sentence for a convicted man took part in the assassination of opposition activist Taleb al-Suhail in Beirut

BAGHDAD, The Iraqi Supreme Criminal Court has issued a life sentence for a convicted man for the assassination of Iraqi opposition activist Talib al-Suhail in Beirut in 1994.A statement issued by the Information Center of the Supreme Judicial Council s...

A number of persons accused of terrorism, manslaughter, theft and drug promotion arrested in different parts of Baghdad

BAGHDAD, The Security forces have arrested suspects of terrorism, murder, robbery and drug trafficking in different parts of Baghdad."The security forces in the Baghdad Operations Command arrested a terrorist suspect in the area of Al-Kasra in the Adha...

Geagea calls on Aoun, Hariri to form cabinet

Lebanese Forces Party Leader Samir Geagea, called on Prime Minister-designate Saad Hariri and President Michel Aoun, during a dinner banquet for LF partisans "to form a government as soon as possible, regardless of the demands of this or that group."