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USA leaves UNESCO over Israel row

By Azam Buhairi  USA leaves UNESCO over Israel row Officials announced that the US will leave the international education, science, peace, environment, anti-extremisim, press freedoms and cultural organization in 2018, citing concerns over “Isreal’s Interests”.   The United States will pull out of UNESCO, the international scientific and cultural heritage…


Catalan Crisis latest developments

By Ajiša Dragičović  Catalan Crisis | latest developments As Catalan regional leaders hesitate on the Declaration of Independence rulled illegal by Spain, France, UK the European Courts and international community, Spain agrees to talks holding back on a full scale “invasion”. Al-Sahawat Times | Ethical Global News from Oman and…


Spain “hours away from civil war” EU warns as Catalonian Independence declaration looms

By Estaban Al Andaluzi  Spain “hours away from civil war” EU warns as Catalonian Independence declaration looms Travel Advice: Spain as a whole: necessary travel only. Risk level 3 Cataluña: avoid entirely, leave if possible. Risk level 5 weekend casualties over 1’000 Basque: Risk Level 3 Al-Andaluz: Risk Level 4…




Catalan Independence | Barcelona on lockdown as forces move in to crush independence rebellion

By Janessa Estevez  Catalan Independence | Barcelona on lockdown Catalonia/Catalunya heads into a landmark moment in its modern history this weekend, and no one really knows how it’s going to play out, tensions are high and so are the stakes.   Spanish government spokesman Inigo Mendez de Vigo said on…



Saudi Arabia passes law allowing women to drive

By Amjad Shah  Women can drive in Saudi Arabia Campaigners in Saudi Arabia have hailed King Salman’s decree allowing women to drive for the first time.   One female activist called it a “great victory”, while another said things would “never be the same again”.   The country’s US ambassador…


White House retracts Trump’s declaration of war towards North Korea

By Bilal Ahmad White House retracts Trump’s declaration of war towards North Korea The US government has had to backtrack hard after Donald Trump declares war on North Korea.   The White House said in a statement that Trump’s threats to North Korea taken as declaring war were “absurd”.  …