Global shares hit peak, oil up on Middle East tensions
February 15, 2021
LONDON (Reuters) - Global shares rose for the 11th day in a row to reach a peak on optimism about the rollout of COVID-19 vaccines and new fiscal aid from Washington, while tensions in the Middle East drove oil to a 13-month high.
February 15, 2021
Asian shares hit all-time highs, oil rises on Middle East tensions
SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian shares advanced to record highs on Monday as successful coronavirus vaccine rollouts globally raise hopes of a rapid economic recovery amid new fiscal aid from Washington, while oil prices rose on heightened tensions in the Middle East.
January 8, 2021
Bahrain reaffirms special relationship with Pakistan
BAHRAIN (92 News) – Bahrain has reaffirmed its special relationship with Pakistan and pledged to keep working for even better relations between the two brotherly countries.
August 20, 2020
Israeli forces martyr Palestinian teenager in occupied West Bank
JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli soldiers fired at Palestinians in the occupied West Bank on Thursday, martyring a Palestinian teenager. Palestinian health and municipal officials said Mohammad Damer Hamdan, 16, was
August 19, 2020
Saudi Arabia says no Israel deal without Palestinian peace
BERLIN, Germany (AFP) – Saudi Arabia said Wednesday it would not follow the United Arab Emirates and establish diplomatic ties with Israel until the Jewish state had sealed a peace
June 24, 2020
Syrian army says Israel hits several bases across country
AMMAN (Reuters) – The Syrian army responded to Israeli strikes on southern, central and eastern Syria in which two soldiers were killed, the army said on Tuesday in what military
March 18, 2020
Stunned world grapples with 'once-in-100-year' coronavirus battle
SYDNEY/BEIJING (Reuters) – Hundreds of millions of people worldwide were adjusting on Wednesday to once-in-a-generation measures to battle the coronavirus crisis that is not only killing the old and vulnerable