Saudi Arabia will host a conference in mid-December aimed at unifying the Syrian opposition, Saudi-owned television station Al-Arabiya Al-Hadath said on Thursday.
The conference comes after an international agr
A call for Arab countries to unite in the face of regional threats has gone out from Bahrain. It was issued yesterday (August 24) by His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa during a meeting with National Assembly
Arab nations must work together to combat the scourge of terrorism, Bahrain's Interior Minister Lieutenant General Shaikh Rashid bin Abdulla Al Khalifa said yesterday.
Violence and extremism are the main ch
UN mediator Kofi Annan warned on Saturday that the conflict in Syria would enflame the Middle East and beyond unless world powers agreed on a peace plan but the US said foreign ministers meeting in Geneva might fail in that task.
The son of slain Lebanese leader Rafik al-Hariri has called for reconciliation with his Syria-backed opponents, extending an olive branch on the third anniversary of the killing.
Supporters of Saad al-Hariri's anti-Damascus governing coali
Former Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney endorsed erstwhile rival John McCain on Thursday and urged Republicans to unite behind him in a gesture that could help McCain with disgruntled conservatives.
In the Democratic race, Senat