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Large explosion rocks city of Shiraz in Iran, casualties reported Tehran - A huge explosion was heard after midnight of Friday in Shiraz, Iran. News about the explosion was circulated on Twitter by users live abroad. Access to Twitter is currently blocked Iran. ... Saturday 03-06-2017 02:17 PM Sudan's FM in Egypt Cairo - Egypts Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry received Saturday Sudanese Foreign Minister Ibrahim Ghandour in Cairo with the two set to hold a joint press conference later today, MENA reported. ... Saturday 03-06-2017 02:07 PM At least 19 killed in attack on funeral for Kabul protester Kabul - A deadly explosion on Saturday rocked the funeral service of one of the victims of anti-governmentprotests in Kabul. The number of casualties was not immediately clear, but local news media ... Saturday 03-06-2017 03:53 AM A new application to help migrants & refugees in Egypt Cairo - A new mobile application serving as an information-sharing website has been launched to help refugees, asylum seekers and migrants in Egypt. According to International Organization of ... Saturday 03-06-2017 03:51 AM PR: UNHCR warns that aid response for families fleeing Mosul critically underfunded Geneva - UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, urgently needs US$ 126 million to meet critical needs of vulnerable children, women and men displaced from, and returning to, Mosul, until the end of the year. ... Friday 02-06-2017 01:33 PM King Salman Relief Center distributes 596,340 iftar meals in Somalia Thursday 01-06-2017 03:38 PM Azhar Grand Imam discusses bilateral cooperation with Uruguayan president Thursday 01-06-2017 03:07 PM Uruguayan President praises Azhar's role in promoting culture of peaceful coexistence Thursday 01-06-2017 02:54 PM Arab Ministers Council calls for activating anti-terror treaty Cairo - A ministerial Arab meeting called for adopting a regional combat-terror treaty. The participants called for substantial compensation for victims of attacks in Arab world. The Executive ... Thursday 01-06-2017 05:19 AM Threats of famine in former Boko Haram stronghold in Nigeria Geneva - The United Nations is warning that more than 1.4 million people in northeastern Nigeria could face famine by September because of a severe funding shortage. To date, only 28% of the U.N. ... Thursday 01-06-2017 04:53 AM UN Environment's head visits Somalia to assess drought's impact on environment Thursday 01-06-2017 04:51 AM WHO: 532 dead from Yemen cholera epidemic Thursday 01-06-2017 04:51 AM Egyptian envoy warns danger of terrorism in Syria New York - Egypts permanent envoy to the United Nations Amr Abul Ata cautioned that the danger of terrorism in Syria is not an illusion or exaggeration, however, there are parties that would ... Wednesday 31-05-2017 10:17 PM Macron stresses France's full solidarity with Egypt in fighting terrorism Cairo - French President Emmanuel Macron extended, on Tuesday, in a phone call with President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi his condolences on the victims of the Minya terrorist attack. Macron emphasized his ... Wednesday 31-05-2017 06:07 PM Arab investors union chief hails Egypt-EU agreement Wednesday 31-05-2017 03:32 PM