Category: Mid East

Kuwait: Cameroonian Housemaid Thrown From 4th Floor


Stephanie N., who travelled to Kuwait in search of a better livelihood, returned to Cameroon via the Douala International Airport on October 4, 2015 with nothing to show but a wheelchair that speaks all of her misfortune. The 23-year-old served

Malala and Kailash Satyarthi win Nobel Peace Prize


Pakistani child education activist Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi, an Indian child rights campaigner, have jointly won the Nobel Peace Prize. At the age of just 17, Malala is the youngest ever recipient of the prize. The teenager was shot

Female UAE Pilot Disowned By Her Family’ For Bombing ISIS


Mariam Al Mansouri’s F-16 bombing raids were celebrated in the West But a statement purporting to be from her UAE family has ‘disowned’ her It attacks her for ‘taking part in the brutal aggression against Syria’ The female air force

Female UAE pilot ‘leads strikes’ on jihadists


Dubai (AFP) – A female pilot has led United Arab Emirates air strikes that targeted Islamic State jihadists in Syria as part of the US-led campaign against extremists. Related Stories Factbox: U.S. wins more pledges in war against Islamic State

Israel and Palestinians agree long-term truce

Gaza Inhabitants

A long-term truce in Gaza has been agreed with Israel, Palestine President Mahmoud Abbas said. The ceasefire announced by Egypt came into effect at 16:00 GMT with almost immediate reports of warning sirens going off in southern Israel. “ We