Rouhani: Trump made 11 attempts to negotiate with Iran – Middle East Monitor

Rouhani: Trump made 11 attempts to negotiate with Iran – Middle East Monitor

Iranian President, Hassan Rouhani said the United States had made eleven attempts to start negotiations with Iran over the past two years, all were rejected by Tehran. “If you think America is victorious, know that today Iran is victorious and Trump has been defeated,” Rouhani said in remarks reported by the Islamic Republic of Iran […]

Egypt, with highest Hep C rate in Middle East, plans to eradicate virus – The Jerusalem Post – Israel News

Egypt, with highest Hep C rate in Middle East, plans to eradicate virus – The Jerusalem Post – Israel News

Close up of female doctor holding syringe with injection (iilustrative). (photo credit: ING IMAGE/ASAP) X Dear Reader, As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways […]

Julii Restaurant Opens As a French Bistro With a Middle Eastern Twist in North Bethesda – Eater DC

Julii Restaurant Opens As a French Bistro With a Middle Eastern Twist in North Bethesda – Eater DC

Julii, a Mediterranean-meets-Middle-Eastern take on a French Bistro from the founders of Cava Grill, opens tonight at the Pike and Rose development in North Bethesda. Julii doesn’t yet have a website, but the restaurant is offering limited reservations through an OpenTable portal. Chef Sasha Felikson, formerly of Doi Moi on 14th Street NW, tells Eater […]

Saudi crown prince arrives in Algeria – Middle East Monitor

Saudi crown prince arrives in Algeria – Middle East Monitor

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman arrived in Algeria on Sunday from Mauritania, resuming a tour of Arab countries after attending the G20 summit in Argentina, Reuters reports. Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia received the prince in the capital Algiers, the state news agency APS said. Before the summit, the heir to the throne of the world’s […]

Senator Daines visits Montana troops deployed to Middle East – KXLH Helena News

Senator Daines visits Montana troops deployed to Middle East – KXLH Helena News

Senator Steve Daines visited troops with the Montana Army National Guard deployed to the Middle East. (Photo courtesy of the 495th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion) While on a trip overseas, Senator Steve Daines visited troops with the Montana Army National Guard and brought them a taste of the Big Sky State. On Saturday, Senator Daines […]

Italian foreign minister summons Egyptian ambassador over Regeni murder – Middle East Monitor

Italian foreign minister summons Egyptian ambassador over Regeni murder – Middle East Monitor

Italy’s foreign minister summoned Egypt’s ambassador on Friday and urged Cairo to respect its commitment to move quickly and bring to justice those responsible for the murder of Giulio Regeni, a statement said. Regeni, a 28-year-old PhD student, was killed in Cairo in January 2016. Despite months of cooperation between Egyptian and Italian prosecutors, nobody […]

Saudi products inside Israeli settlement factory – Middle East Monitor

Saudi products inside Israeli settlement factory – Middle East Monitor

Activists circulated on social media platforms a video recorded by a Palestinian young man showing Saudi products inside a factory in the Barkan settlement, located on occupied lands of the Salfit Governorate in the centre of the West Bank. The video featured SABIC products, one of Saudi Arabia’s leading chemical companies in the world. SABIC […]

Asia, Middle East polymers brace for US PE flows – ICIS

Polyethylene (PE) markets in southeast and south Asia will be on the radar of US producers as they prepare to export greater volumes in 2019. Speaking to ICIS at the sidelines of the Gulf Petrochemicals and Chemicals Association (GPCA) Forum in Dubai, sources said that US producers would have to export to Asian markets outside […]