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How the Palestinian refugee issue can be resolved - opinion

The Jerusalem Post 19 Jun 2021
A unique group of refugees are the Palestinians, who have remained in perpetual refugee status ever since the Arab-Israeli War of 1948-49 ... Put into practice, if the 5.6 million Palestinians registered with UNRWA were to relocate to Israel, the Arab population would outnumber the Jewish population.

Oman pushes vaccination campaign amid Covid-19 surge

The New Arab 19 Jun 2021
Oman began it vaccination campaign in May, and so far, has administered one dose to approximately 15 percent of the population, according to Abri ... The neighbouring United Arab Emirates has administered over 14 million doses of the vaccine, which is enough to vaccinate around 72.6 percent of the population.

Arab economies jostle for position in $200 billion green hydrogen race

Marietta Daily Journal 19 Jun 2021
Jun. 19—RIYADH — Another week, another huge green hydrogen project announcement in the Middle East. This time, it was Egypt's turn. The most populous Arab nation is planning to invest up to $4 billion in a project to create hydrogen ... .

Scottish festival creatively narrates Palestinian storylines

The New Arab 18 Jun 2021
“For me, this is an expression of a resistance movement in the international diaspora and I feel that I am doing my part to raise awareness of the situation in Palestine through my work,” Farah Saleh told The New Arab ... I believe that my body is like an archive,” she tells The New Arab.

Over 2.54B coronavirus vaccine shots given worldwide

Anadolu Agency 18 Jun 2021
China leads the global count with over 966.65 million jabs, followed by the US with 314.97 million ... The country with the most doses administered by population is the United Arab Emirates, with 143.39 doses per 100 people ... .

Practices to form cliques, follow bloc politics will never succeed

People Daily 18 Jun 2021
Volker Tschapke, honorary president of the Prussian Society, pointed out that from a global point of view, the G7 is a forum of the old times, and these countries can’t solve the problems of the world on behalf of the global population. Gulf News of the United Arab Emirates recently posted an article titled Why an Outdated G7 is No Longer Relevant ... .

Nutrition Head of Project - Tyre (Lebanese National)

Reliefweb 18 Jun 2021
Experience in working in the humanitarian field in Lebanon with vulnerable populations ... Native Arabic speaker and fluency in English (written, speaking) are a must.

Israeli police arrest imam of Lid city's Grand Mosque

Anadolu Agency 17 Jun 2021
Al-Baz is a prominent religious figure among the Arabs in Israel, who represent almost 20% of Israel's 9 million population. In the past two months, hundreds of Arabs have been arrested by the Israeli police as ...

Over 2.5B coronavirus vaccine shots given worldwide

Anadolu Agency 17 Jun 2021
Ankara ... China leads the global count with over 945.15 million jabs, followed by the US with 312.92 million ... The country with the most doses administered by population is the United Arab Emirates, with 142.24 doses per 100 people ... .

Video: New Israeli Strikes on Gaza — New Hope for Netanyahu

GlobalResearch 17 Jun 2021
Visit and follow us on Instagram at @crg_globalresearch ... Many of them chanted “Death to Arabs” ... The march’s organizers are former allies turned political enemies of new Prime Minister Naftali Bennett, who has drawn ire from Israel’s right-wing population for forming a coalition that also includes the left-wing and an Arab party ... Note to readers ... etc ... .

The Final Curtain: Can Egypt’s Film Industry Survive COVID-19?

Egyptian Streets 17 Jun 2021
What is also very encouraging for the industry, is a certain ‘cinematic patriotism’ among the Egyptian population ... Despite Egypt having the biggest population in the Middle East, non-Arabic films only earned $22 million at the box office; in the UAE they earned $183 million.

PH dips 7 places in 2021 competitiveness ranking

Manila Standard Today 17 Jun 2021
Switzerland topped this year’s global rankings, followed by Sweden, Denmark, the Netherlands, Singapore, Norway, Hong Kong, Taiwan, the United Arab Emirates and the United States. Among countries and regions with a population over 20 million, Taiwan ranked first, ahead of the U.S., Canada, Germany and China. .

ACLED Regional Overview – Middle East (5-11 June 2021)

Reliefweb 17 Jun 2021
Meanwhile, the Saudi-led coalition carried out a large number of airstrikes in the Sadah governorate ... As the country’s economic crisis continues to deepen, the Lebanese population is increasingly grappling with shortages of medicine and fuel, as well as frequent power outages (Arab News, 6 June 2021) ... .

A Jewish Call to Action: Ten Ways to Fight Back

The Algemeiner 17 Jun 2021
Opinion ... Photo. Lev Radin/Sipa USA ... One overarching question is how to respond ... June 17, 2021 12.40 pm. 0 ... (a) Jews are indigenous to the region, just as Arabs are ... (k) Israel is a vibrant democracy and Israeli Arabs, who comprise approximately 20 percent of the population, can be found on the Supreme Court, in the Knesset, and throughout Israeli society.

Ethiopia dismisses Arab League call for UN intervention in Nile Dam dispute

The National 16 Jun 2021
Ethiopia rejected “in its entirety” an Arab League resolution calling on the UN Security Council to discuss its plan to fill a disputed Nile dam ... Arab League emergency meeting in Doha discusses Ethiopia dam dispute ... The most populous Arab nation with 100 million people, Egypt depends on the Nile for more than 90 per cent of its fresh water needs.