Category Archives: Legal & Judicial

3 POLICEMEN SHOT DEAD IN EGYPT’S SINAI

Three policemen were gunned down in Egypt's restive Sinai Peninsula on Wednesday, according to a local security source. Gunmen stopped a private car in the North Sinai city of Beer al-Abd and opened fire on the policemen, killing them on

Israel Plans to Close Local Al Jazeera Offices

Israel plans to ban the Al Jazeera news network from the Jewish state, the communications ministry said Sunday.Communications minister Ayoub Kara said that he wants to revoke press credentials from Al Jazeera reporters, which would prevent them from wo...

Israel Plans to Close Local Al Jazeera Offices

Israel plans to ban the Al Jazeera news network from the Jewish state, the communications ministry said Sunday.Communications minister Ayoub Kara said that he wants to revoke press credentials from Al Jazeera reporters, which would prevent them from wo...

EGYPT COURT SENTENCES 50 POLICEMEN TO 3 YEARS OVER STRIKE

An Egyptian court has sentenced 50 policemen in southern Sinai peninsula to three years in prison and fined them up to 6,000 Egyptian pounds ($350) after they protested changes to their working days. The South Sinai Criminal Court issued its

QATAR MAKES LEGAL COMPLAINT TO WTO OVER GULF TRADE BOYCOTT

Qatar has filed a wide-ranging legal complaint at the World Trade Organisation to challenge a trade boycott by Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and United Arab Emirates, Qatar's WTO representative Ali Alwaleed al-Thani has told Reuters. By formally requesting con...

Egypt Officials Say Resort Knife Attacker Tasked by IS

Security officials said on Sunday that the Egyptian man who stabbed to death three tourists and wounded three others earlier this month in the Red Sea resort of Hurghada was tasked by the Islamic State group to carry out an

JORDANIANS PROTEST AGAINST ISRAEL AT FUNERAL OF SHOT TEENAGER

NNA - Several thousand Jordanians urged their government on Tuesday to close the Israeli embassy in Amman and scrap an unpopular peace treaty during the funeral of a young Jordanian shot dead by an Israeli security guard in the embassy.

JORDANIANS PROTEST AGAINST ISRAEL AT FUNERAL OF SHOT TEENAGER

NNA - Several thousand Jordanians urged their government on Tuesday to close the Israeli embassy in Amman and scrap an unpopular peace treaty during the funeral of a young Jordanian shot dead by an Israeli security guard in the embassy.