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Why Does Saudi Arabia Not Have A Problem With Homeless?

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Saudi Government’s housing program should be adopted in North America Homelessness is an issue that is common to people around the world and governments struggle to solve this problem. In a country like Saudi Arabia, the government continues to put all their efforts into dealing with this problem while lowering the rate of homelessness Read More…

Canada Ready To Welcome The World To Canada Pavilion In Dubai
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Canada Ready To Welcome The World To Canada Pavilion In Dubai

Reading Time: 4 minutes Canada makes its presents felt in Dubai By: Global Affairs Canada Canada is ready to welcome the world at Expo 2020 Dubai, which will run from October 1, 2021, to March 31, 2022, in Dubai, in the United Arab Emirates. Canada’s participation at this world exposition, which includes more than 190 countries and international organizations, will showcase Canada’s Read More…

Saudi Arabia Celebrates Its 91st National Day 
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Saudi Arabia Celebrates Its 91st National Day 

Reading Time: 2 minutes Saudis are celebrating the country’s 91st national day, with the slogan of “She is home to us.” By: Almunthir Alghamdi Today the 23rd of September, Saudi Arabia celebrates its 91st national day. The national holiday celebrates the unification of the lands of Saudi Arabia and the renaming them from the Kingdom of Nejd and Hejaz Read More…

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Orman Yangınları İklim Değişikliği ve Küresel Isınmanın Bir Sonucudur

Reading Time: 2 minutes İklim değişikliğiyle doğrudan bağlantılı orman yangınlarından her yıl on milyonlarca hektar yok oluyor. M.Ö. orman yangınları, 868.619 hektardan fazla orman ve vahşi yaşam habitatını yok ederek hızlı bir oranda yanmaya devam ediyor. İtfaiyeciler eyalet genelinde sürekli olarak yangınlarla mücadele ediyor ve toplam aktif yangın sayısı 210’a ulaştı. Yakma mevsiminin zirvesinde, Britanya Kolombiyası’nda 1.583 aktif yangın Read More…

UN Security Council Sets Expectations Of Taliban Controlled Afghanistan
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UN Security Council Sets Expectations Of Taliban Controlled Afghanistan

Reading Time: 2 minutes UN Security Council adopted resolution 2593, setting out the Council’s expectations of the Taliban With all US personnel and other foreign diplomats and citizens evacuated from Afghanistan, the Taliban are now in firm control of the country. A country that is rich in minerals and natural resources, but lacks the knowledge and skills to extract Read More…

Norwegian Citizens Still Stuck In Kabul After End To Evacuations
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Norwegian Citizens Still Stuck In Kabul After End To Evacuations

Reading Time: 3 minutes The deadly suicide attacks in Afghanistan further complicates the Norwegians military evacuation plans. Over the past two weeks, Norway has been carrying out a complex evacuation operation under enormous time pressure, and during this period has evacuated close to 1,000 people from Kabul. Some 400 Norwegian citizens and people with close ties to Norway have Read More…

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Linda Benallal Paving Way For Women C.E.O’S In The Middle East

Reading Time: 3 minutes The number of women in professional and technical jobs in the Middle East is projected to double by 2030. By Maryam Razzaq Despite the challenges that the West attributes to women in the Middle East, the advancing of the role of women in Middle Eastern society and economy is a common drive for change in the Read More…

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With US Troops Departing Afghanistan, The Taliban Takes Over

Reading Time: 3 minutes With the United States military pulling their troops by the end of August, 2021 from Afghanistan, violence and gloom once again strikes the nation. By Maryam Razzaq  The United States government has been pressuring Pakistan to speak with the Taliban to organize a peace deal in Afghanistan. This comes after the negotiations between the Taliban Read More…

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Israel’s Police Force Storm Al-Aqsa Holy Mosque In The Middle Of Prayer

Reading Time: 2 minutes House of prayer was considered a sacred site for worshipping By Maryam Razzaq The Al-Aqsa Mosque, which is Islam’s third holiest site in occupied Jerusalem was stormed by Israeli settlers and police. Tear gas was launched, and rubber-coated bullets were used to attack Palestinian worshippers. The Israeli police forced out the peaceful worshippers from their Read More…

Canada's Foreign Minister Garneau Wraps Visit To West Bank
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Canada’s Foreign Minister Garneau Wraps Visit To West Bank

Reading Time: 2 minutes Garneau reaffirms Canada’s commitment to peace in the region Canada’s Foreign Affairs Minister Marc Garneau concluded his official state visit to the West Bank Monday evening, with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas, Prime Minister Muhammad Shtayyeh and Minister of Foreign Affairs along with several key stakeholders within the region. This was the first visit to Read More…

Norway Temporarily Extends Kabul Field Hospital After Troop Withdrawals
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Norway Temporarily Extends Kabul Field Hospital After Troop Withdrawals

Reading Time: 2 minutes NATO is terminating its military presence in Afghanistan. The withdrawal of forces has already begun. Norway Prime Minister Erna Solberg indicated at the NATO Summit in Brussels that Norway is willing to support the continued operation of the field hospital in Kabul until the end of 2021, after NATO’s withdrawal from Afghanistan. This will be Read More…

Snap Election In Syria Draws Concern From International Community
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Snap Election In Syria Draws Concerns From Global Affairs Canada

Reading Time: < 1 minute Syria’s election will be held without the observation of the international community Today marks a snap controversial election called by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to the dismay of the international community. Al-Assad has been president for two decades in a country that has seen civil wars, corruption, a crumbling infrastructure, extreme poverty and the mass Read More…

Canada Commits $49.5-Million To Syria's Humanitarian Crisis
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Canada Commits $49.5-Million To Syria’s Humanitarian Crisis

Reading Time: 2 minutes Canada has committed $3.3 billion to Syria and the region since 2016 TDS News – A decade of war has resulted in a devastating humanitarian crisis, leading to the dire suffering of millions of people in Syria and neighbouring countries. The COVID-19 pandemic has only magnified their hardship. Today, during the Brussels V Conference on Read More…

UK Fighter Jets Strike Terrorist Targets In Syria And Iran
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UK Fighter Jets Strike Terrorist Targets In Syria And Iran

Reading Time: 2 minutes The RAF are continuing to take the fight to Daesh in Iraq and Syria TDS News – British Royal Air Force continued to conduct strikes, as part of the global coalition’s support for the Iraqi Security Forces, as they conduct operations to prevent the Daesh terrorist group from re-establishing its presence in the country. The Read More…

UK Imposes New Round Of Sanctions Targeting Syrian Regime
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UK Imposes New Round Of Sanctions Targeting Syrian Regime

Reading Time: 2 minutes The UK has announced a fresh round of targeted sanctions on the Assad regime, including close allies of the Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad. TDS News – Today the UK government announced a fresh round of targeted sanctions on the Assad regime, including close allies of the Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad, to send a clear message Read More…

Canada's Increases Humanitarian Efforts To Bring Clean Water To Yemen
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Canada’s Increases Humanitarian Efforts To Bring Clean Water To Yemen

Reading Time: 2 minutes Canada’s new funding is in response to the humanitarian crisis in Yemen The human cost of the ongoing conflict in Yemen is dire. The situation in Yemen is one of the world’s worst humanitarian crisis. Constant wars, corruption and acts of terrorisms, Yemen is among the most poorest countries in the world. Today Karina Gould, Read More…

January 8th Marks One Year Anniversary Of The Downing Of Ukrainian Flight PS752
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January 8th Marks The One Year Anniversary Of The Downing Of Ukrainian Flight PS752

Reading Time: 2 minutes Iran claimed the jet was accidentally shot down by the Iranian Military On January 8th, 2020, US Government and Pentagon officials reporting Iran accidentally shot down Ukrainian Flight 752 based on analysis of satellites, radar and electronic data collected from the US military and intelligence. At first, Iranian officials refuted the claims by US President Read More…

Afghan Hits Second Wave of COVID-19
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Afghan Hits Second Wave of COVID-19

Reading Time: 2 minutes Afghan president provides extra pay incentives for COVID-19 frontline workers Afghan President Ashraf Ghani presided over an inter-governmental meeting this morning at the Presidential Palace to discuss efforts and recommendations of the Public Health Ministry in order to cope with the second wave of coronavirus and its aftermaths. Such meetings will be held twice a week, Read More…

B.C Government Commits $800K To Expand Mental Health For Youths & Indigenous Groups
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B.C Government Commits $800K To Expand Mental Health For Youths & Indigenous Groups

Reading Time: 2 minutes Expanded suicide prevention programs support Indigenous youth, post-secondary students VICTORIA – More young people in B.C. will have expanded access to life-saving interventions and mental health care through suicide prevention programs for First Nations and Métis youth, and post-secondary students. The Province’s $2.3-million investment will provide essential supports for hundreds of young people who are Read More…

Canada Transfers Command of NATO Mission Iraq to Denmark
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Canada Transfers Command of NATO Mission Iraq to Denmark

Reading Time: < 1 minute Canada has played a pivotal roll in the security and training of Iraqi security services and is a key member of NATO Major-General Jennie Carignan of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF), transferred command of NATO Mission Iraq (NMI) to Lieutenant-General Per Pugholm Olsen of the Danish Armed Forces, during a ceremony held in Baghdad, Iraq. Major-General Carignan Read More…

Iranian Americans Welcome Restoration of UN Sanctions
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Iranian Americans Welcome Restoration of UN Sanctions

Reading Time: 3 minutes The Trump Administration has called for tougher UN sanction on Iran since taking power Iranian Americans supporters of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI) held a rally across from the White House on September 22, 2020. The event, live streamed into Iran, declared support for the restoration of all UN sanctions on the Read More…

Canada announces new ambassador to Lebanon
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Canada announces new ambassador to Lebanon

Reading Time: < 1 minute Career diplomat to take the helps as new ambassador to Lebanon Today Canada’s Minister of Foreign Affairs François-Philippe Champagne, announced the appointment of Chantal Chastenay Canada’s new ambassador to the Lebanese Republic. Chastenay replaces Emmanuelle Lamoureux who has been serving as the ambassador since August of 2017. Chastenay will be replacing a long term Gulf diplomat. Read More…