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Covid 19 Cases Are Rising again in Jordan

Tuesday, September 15, 2020, GMT 3:41 am
By:Mena Pacs Team

Jordan will suspend schools for two weeks from Thursday and close places of worship,  restaurants and public markets as part of renewed restrictions after a record spike in coronavirus cases…


Anger in Libya’s Benghazi over Power Cuts, Living Conditions

Monday, September 14, 2020, GMT 8:52 pm
By:Mena Pacs Team

Demonstrators rally in rare show of public dissent amid deteriorating conditions in Libya's second-biggest city. Dozens of protesters have rallied in Benghazi over deteriorating living conditions and power cuts, in…

Topic:Post Electoral Violence

Saudi Women Entrepreneurs Fight Cultural Conditioning

Monday, September 14, 2020, GMT 8:33 pm
By:Mena Pacs Team

The Saudi government has changed many practices that were discriminatory against women, but really empowering women requires a profound change of mentality. When Saudi entrepreneur Amal Albasheeri opened her first…

Topic:Women Empowerment & Gender Equality

Qatar To Host Afghanistan Peace Negotiations

Friday, September 11, 2020, GMT 6:51 pm
By:Mena Pacs Team

Qatar has been active in trying to mediate regional conflicts this year and was previously involved in talks between Israel and Hamas. Qatar will host peace negotiations on the conflict…

Topic:Peace Processes and Conflict Resolution

The Needed Reset For The US-Egypt Relationship

Friday, September 11, 2020, GMT 6:40 pm
By:Mena Pacs Team

THE US-EGYPTIAN RELATIONSHIP IS UNBALANCED In my years working on US-Egypt relationship, I have never seen the relationship as unbalanced and ineffective for American interests as it is at this…

Topic:Assessment & Opinion
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UAE-Israel Deal Breaks Arab Unity

Friday, September 11, 2020, GMT 3:45 pm
By:Mena Pacs Team

Although hiding behind claims of 'peace,' the U.S., UAE and Israel are actually failing the Middle East as their policies fuel divisions in the region while jeopardizing the decadeslong Palestinian…

Topic:Peace Processes and Conflict Resolution

GNA, Haftar Delegations Agree for Key Posts in Libya Government

Friday, September 11, 2020, GMT 1:01 pm
By:Mena Pacs Team

Delegates from Libya’s internationally recognized government and from putschist Gen. Khalifa Haftar 's side on Thursday agreed on the criteria for appointments to their country's key institutions, a joint statement…

Topic:Peace Processes and Conflict Resolution