Al Bawaba - Daily Headlines http://www.albawaba.com/rss/all/Dozens%20of%20Daesh%20fighters%20were%20killed%20Saturday%20during%20clashes%20with%20militiamen%20seeking%20to%20push%20the%20extremist%20group%20out%20of%20the%20Libya%E2%80%99s%20eastern%20city%20of%20Derna%2C%20AFP%20re en 88 fired from Turkey’s foreign ministry http://www.albawaba.com/news/88-fired-turkey%E2%80%99s-foreign-ministry-867242 <p><a href="http://www.presstv.com/Detail/2016/07/28/477320/Turkey-crackdown-coup" target="_blank">The Turkish Foreign Ministry </a>staffers have become the latest target of Ankara’s coup-related crackdown, with officials saying dozens of employees have been fired over suspected links to the recent foiled putsch.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/news/88-fired-turkey%E2%80%99s-foreign-ministry-867242" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/AmyM/Turkey4.jpg" alt="The dismissals were the latest in a series of purges related to the July 15 coup attempt in Turkey. (AFP/File) " title="The dismissals were the latest in a series of purges related to the July 15 coup attempt in Turkey. (AFP/File) " class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.presstv.ir" title="Press TV" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/701.png" title="Press TV" border="0" /></a> Copyright © 2016 Press TV. 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(Courtesy photo)" title="MENA Region&#039;s market lacks suitable graduates. (Courtesy photo)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.gulfnews.com" title="Gulf News" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/57.png" title="Gulf News" border="0" /></a> © Al Nisr Publishing LLC 2016. 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Israeli actress Gal Gadot, who <a title="Gal Gadot Wonder Woman" href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/gal-gadot-all-about-girl-power-female-director-was-best-choice-wonder-woman-movie-8643" target="_blank">will star in the upcoming "Wonder Woman"</a> feature film, is being attacked on Twitter for being a "Zionist."</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/wonder-woman-under-attack-being-zionist-867164" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/gal-gadot-wonder-woman.jpg" alt="Israeli actress Gal Gadot who plays the superhero attacked as &#039;Zionist&#039; on Twitter. (File photo)" title="Israeli actress Gal Gadot who plays the superhero attacked as &#039;Zionist&#039; on Twitter. (File photo)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.israelnationalnews.com" title="Arutz Sheva" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/1664.png" title="Arutz Sheva" border="0" /></a> © Arutz Sheva, All Rights Reserved. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/wonder-woman-under-attack-being-zionist-867164" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Star Scoop In the Limelight International Israel Thu, 28 Jul 2016 14:00:00 +0000 867164 at http://www.albawaba.com World Bank renews $1.5 billion commitment to Lebanon http://www.albawaba.com/business/world-bank-renews-15-billion-commitment-lebanon-867102 <p><a href="http://www.dailystar.com.lb/Business/Local/2016/Jul-28/364314-world-bank-total-lebanon-pledges-to-hit-15b.ashx" target="_blank">The World Bank renewed its commitment to support Lebanon</a> over the next three years as the amount of grants and loans earmarked to this country will reach over $1.5 billion, World Bank Director for the Middle East and North Africa Ferid Belhaj said.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/business/world-bank-renews-15-billion-commitment-lebanon-867102" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/Business_2016/syrian_refugees_lebanon_AFP.jpg" alt="Syrian refugee children look on from a window during a sandstorm at a refugee camp on September 8, 2015 near the Bekaa Valley village of Taalabaya Lebanon. (AFP/File)" title="Syrian refugee children look on from a window during a sandstorm at a refugee camp on September 8, 2015 near the Bekaa Valley village of Taalabaya Lebanon. (AFP/File)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.dailystar.com.lb/" title="The Daily Star" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/23.png" title="The Daily Star" border="0" /></a> Copyright © 2016, The Daily Star. 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(AFP/File)" title="Deir Ezzor, Syria. (AFP/File)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.albawaba.com" title="Albawaba.com" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/176.png" title="Albawaba.com" border="0" /></a> © 2000 - 2016 Al Bawaba (www.albawaba.com) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/news/daesh-executes-four-accused-smuggling-people-out-militant-controlled-territory-867200" target="_blank">read more</a></p> NEWS Main Headlines Regional News Conflict in Syria Syria Thu, 28 Jul 2016 13:00:00 +0000 867200 at http://www.albawaba.com Jordan’s divided Islamists set to face off in September elections http://www.albawaba.com/news/jordan%E2%80%99s-divided-islamists-set-face-september-elections-867198 <p class="p1"><a href="http://jordantimes.com/news/local/once-united-islamists-face-upcoming-polls" target="_blank">The National Building Initiative</a> (Zamzam), a group of Muslim Brotherhood defectors, is forming coalitions to take part in the upcoming parliamentary elections, a founding member announced on Wednesday.</p> <p class="p6">Zamzam was launched in 2012 by moderate Islamists from the Muslim Brotherhood and other political figures. It has since then put forward suggested solutions to address the challenges facing the Kingdom at various levels.&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/news/jordan%E2%80%99s-divided-islamists-set-face-september-elections-867198" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/Jordan-Muslim-brotherhood-demonstration-november-2014-AFP.jpg" alt="The Muslim Brotherhood in Jordan broke ties with the parent organization in Egypt last year. (AFP/File)" title="The Muslim Brotherhood in Jordan broke ties with the parent organization in Egypt last year. (AFP/File)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.jordantimes.com" title="The Jordan Times" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/62.png" title="The Jordan Times" border="0" /></a> © Copyright The Jordan Times. 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(Shutterstock) " title="Egyptair is encouraging Egyptians to support local tourism and take their holidays inside the country. (Shutterstock) " class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.saudigazette.com.sa" title="The Saudi Gazette" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/1526.png" title="The Saudi Gazette" border="0" /></a> © Copyright 2016 The Saudi Gazette. 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(AFP/File)" title="A Syrian mother and her children walk through their refugee camp in Arsal, Lebanon. (AFP/File)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.dailystar.com.lb/" title="The Daily Star" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/23.png" title="The Daily Star" border="0" /></a> Copyright © 2016, The Daily Star. All rights reserved. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/news/finance-minister-lebanon-needs-sustained-international-support-refugees-867194" target="_blank">read more</a></p> NEWS Main Headlines Regional News Conflict in Syria Lebanon Syria Thu, 28 Jul 2016 12:00:00 +0000 867194 at http://www.albawaba.com