The leader of the Palestinian Islamic resistance movement, Hamas, has strongly condemned the recent decision by US President Donald Trump to recognize Israeli-occupied Jerusalem al-Quds as the capital of the Tel Aviv regime, stressing the so-called ‘state of Israel’ does not exist and cannot have a capital accordingly.
A formal US recognition of Jerusalem [Beit-ul-Moqaddas] as the capital of Israel would cause catastrophe and lead to new conflict in the Middle East, Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag said on Monday.
The UNESCO crowned Sharjah with the prestigious 'World Book Capital' for 2019 for the quality of its literary and cultural activities and for its efforts to make books accessible to the entire population of the nation.
Astana is hosting a fourth round of talks to be held in the Kazakh capital between the Syrian government and opposition aimed at resolving the now-six-year-old foreign-backed militancy in the Arab country.
A bomb attack, apparently targeting a NATO vehicle near the US Embassy in the Afghan capital of Kabul, has killed at least eight people and injured more than 25 others, including three American soldiers.