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Kuwait calls for pressuring Israel stop settlement activities

Kuwait calls for pressuring Israel stop settlement activities

The State of Kuwait has called for ending the Israeli occupation of Palestinian territories, urging the international community to pressure Israel to cease all settlement activities.

Qatar's clearing and settlement system did not face any liquidity stress in 2019 despite withdrawal of 'auto loans'

Qatar's clearing and settlement system did not face any liquidity stress in 2019 despite withdrawal of 'auto loans'

Qatar’s clearing and settlement system has not faced any liquidity stress in 2019, even as the country’s central bank withdrew "auto loans" (overnight credit facility) for the banks to provide liquidity for squaring off their end-of-day position.

Qatar renews call for peaceful settlement of Gulf crisis

Qatar renews call for peaceful settlement of Gulf crisis

Qatar has renewed calls to settle the crisis with the blockading countries peacefully through constructive and unconditional dialogue.

Qatar reiterates support for ICJ on peaceful settlement of disputes

Qatar reiterates support for ICJ on peaceful settlement of disputes

Qatar reiterated its commitment to uphold the Charter of the United Nations (UN) and international law, and reaffirmed its support for the role of the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in the peaceful settlement of disputes ...

Israel advances plans for 2,300 settlement homes in blow to peace

Israel advances plans for 2,300 settlement homes in blow to peace

Israel has advanced plans for more than 2,300 settlement homes in the occupied West Bank, the latest in a surge of such approvals since US President Donald Trump took office, an NGO said on Tuesday.

EU proposes emergency WTO dispute settlement measures

EU proposes emergency WTO dispute settlement measures

The European Union is working on alternative dispute resolution measures to get around an impending blockage in the World Trade Organization's Appellate Body, according to documents seen Thursday by dpa.

Israel demolishes family home of Palestinian attacker

Israel demolishes family home of Palestinian attacker

Footage distributed by the military showed an armoured bulldozer tearing into the one-storey structure in the village of Kaubar, north of the Palestinian city of Ramallah.

Tsunami fears after huge iceberg drifts close to Greenland village

Tsunami fears after huge iceberg drifts close to Greenland village

The iceberg towers over houses on a promontory in the village of Innaarsuit.

Israel demolishes home of Palestinian accused of killing settler

Israel demolishes home of Palestinian accused of killing settler

The Israeli army said in a statement that Qunba was part of the cell that shot dead Rabbi Raziel Shevah near Nablus in the northern West Bank.

Uber reaches settlement with family of autonomous vehicle victim

Uber reaches settlement with family of autonomous vehicle victim

The family of the woman killed by an Uber Technologies Inc self-driving vehicle in Arizona has reached a settlement with the ride services company, ending a potential legal battle ...

Israeli forces in manhunt for attackers who killed settler

Israeli forces in manhunt for attackers who killed settler

Raziel Shevah, a 35-year-old rabbi, was killed late on Tuesday while driving near the wildcat settlement where he lived, Havat Gilad near the northern West Bank city of Nablus.

Palestinian gunman kills three Israelis at settlement

Palestinian gunman kills three Israelis at settlement

The attack, which came as US envoy Jason Greenblatt was in Jerusalem for talks on relaunching the moribund Middle East peace process, drew condemnation from Israeli officials.