Sunday, 10 Syawwal 1439 / 24 June 2018

Sunday, 10 Syawwal 1439 / 24 June 2018

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Indonesia eyes Middle East poultry markets

Friday, 20 Apr 2018 23:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia's Ministry of Agriculture is eyeing poultry markets in the Middle East, after successfully entering the markets in Japan, Timor Leste, Papua New Guinea (PNG), and...

War-torn Middle East and N Africa children need urgent aid

Wednesday, 13 Sep 2017 02:40 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, UNITED NATIONS -- Nearly 20 percent of the children across the Middle East and North Africa - over 90 percent of whom live in conflict-affected countries - need...

Kecak dance hypnotizing Middle East tourists

Monday, 30 May 2016 21:41 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BALI -- Performances of Balinese dance, Kecak can anaesthetize foreign tourists from the Middle East."They are very excited and entertained seeing Kecak dance. Kecak dance is very exciting...

Family friendly, characters of Middle East tourists in Indonesia

Monday, 30 May 2016 21:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDUNG -- Foreign tourists (tourists) have each character when choosing to travel in Indonesia, whether tourist destination, tourist attraction, to tourist sites.While the character of Middle East tourists...

Qur'an recitation competition will encourage peace in Middle East

Thursday, 21 Apr 2016 23:56 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice President Jusuf Kalla said the Asia-Pacific Qur'an Recitation Competition of Prince Sulthan bin Abdul Aziz Assu'ud held in Jakarta will encourage peace in the Middle...

RI urges OIC to work towards peace in Middle East

Friday, 22 Jan 2016 05:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Attending a ministerial conference held by the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi, encouraged all OIC member countries to contribute to the peace...

Indonesia commits to keep peace in Middle East

Thursday, 07 Jan 2016 08:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian Cabinet Secretary Pramono Anung has said Indonesia, with its free and active politics, is committed to bringing peace to the Middle Eastern region."We hope that...

VP gives directives to prospective envoys to mideast nations

Tuesday, 22 Dec 2015 17:53 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice President Jusuf Kalla here on Tuesday gave directives to prospective Indonesian ambassadors to Middle East countries and Azerbaijan, according to one of the candidates."The vice...

Jordan lawmakers laud Swedish efforts to solve Mideast crises

Thursday, 10 Dec 2015 08:56 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, AMMAN -- Jordanian lawmakers praised on Wednesday Sweden's role to settle Middle East crises, state-run Petra news agency reported.Sweden plays an important role to end violence and restore...

Western conspiracy ruffles the Middle East

Tuesday, 03 Nov 2015 20:18 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By: Ikhwanul Kiram MashuriHow do we analyze two key Western figures' statements about condition of the Middle East today? One was former British Prime Minister Tony Blair and...

Jokowi invites Middle East businessmen to invest in Indonesia

Monday, 14 Sep 2015 13:36 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, ABU DHABI -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) invited investors from Middle East, especially the United Arab Emirates to engage in Indonesia national investment projects."We understand that our infrastructures...

Government to encourage Indonesian products markets expansion in Middle East

Monday, 14 Sep 2015 09:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, ABU DHABI -- The government continued to make efforts to encourage the expansion of markets for Indonesian products, one of them was sales through supermarket outlets in Middle...

PBNU urges govt to mediate mideast conflict

Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015 18:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- It is time for Indonesia to take the initiative to mediate the relentless conflict in the Middle East, according to Nahdlatul Ulama Central Executive Board (PBNU)...

Blair poised to step back from mideast role: FT

Monday, 16 Mar 2015 13:43 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LONDON -- Tony Blair is poised to step back from his role with the diplomatic Middle East Quartet, the Financial Times reported Sunday, citing several people familiar with...

Mideast investor likely to build oil refinery in Java

Saturday, 21 Feb 2015 21:04 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia is likely to partner with a Middle Eastern investor for building a petroleum refinery with a capacity of 150,000 barrels per day in Java."We will...

UNICEF delivers supplies for over 900.000 children in Middle East

Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 13:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NEW YORK -- The United Nations Children 's Fund (UNICEF) has delivered winter supplies to more than 900, 000 children as heavy snow continues to batter the Middle...

Essebsi declares win in Tunisia election, rival contests

Monday, 22 Dec 2014 04:47 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TUNIS -- Veteran politician Beji Caid Essebsi declared victory in Sunday's presidential run-off vote, seen as the last step in Tunisia's shift to full democracy four years after...

Monitoring group: Syrian rebel 'hell cannons' kill 300 civilians

Friday, 12 Dec 2014 21:31 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BEIRUT -- Syrian rebels using improvised mortar bombs made of cooking gas canisters killed 311 civilians between July and December this year, a monitoring group said on Friday,...

Britain to boost military presence in Persian Gulf

Saturday, 06 Dec 2014 21:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MANAMA -- Britain's top diplomat said Saturday his country had signed a deal with Bahrain that would bolster the United Kingdom's military presence in the island nation and...

Conflict, militancy hit human rights in Middle East, Africa nations

Wednesday, 03 Dec 2014 12:49 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LONDON -- Syria was bottom and Ukraine had the biggest slide in a human rights index published on Wednesday, as countries suffering from conflict grappled with human trafficking...

Hamas plans to open a representative office in Indonesia

Friday, 28 Nov 2014 18:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Palestinian Islamic Organization, Hamas, plans to open a representative office in Jakarta. They believe such move can help Palestine achieve victory. "Indonesia has supported our struggle. We...

Tunisians vote for first freely elected president

Sunday, 23 Nov 2014 22:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TUNIS -- Tunisians went to the polls on Sunday to vote for their first directly elected president, in the final step to be taken to full democracy after...

Bahrain opposition confirms it will boycott election

Saturday, 11 Oct 2014 23:50 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MANAMA - Four opposition groups including the largest, Al Wefaq, will boycott a parliamentary election scheduled for November in Bahrain to protest what they described as a vote...

Ban Ki-moon arrives for talks in Libya's capital

Saturday, 11 Oct 2014 22:59 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TRIPOLI - UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon arrived in Libya's capital Tripoli on Saturday for talks with the country's warring factions fighting over control of the oil producer, in...

UN: Documented death toll in Syria war at least 191,369 through April 2014

Friday, 22 Aug 2014 19:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, GENEVA - At least 191,369 people have been killed in Syria's conflict through April, more than double the figure documented a year ago and probably still an under-estimate,...

Egypt dissolves Muslim Brotherhood's political party

Saturday, 09 Aug 2014 21:44 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO - An Egyptian court ruled on Saturday to dissolve the Freedom and Justice Party (FJP), the Muslim Brotherhood's political wing, and to liquidate all its assets, according...

Saudi king labels Israeli offensive in Gaza a war crime

Friday, 01 Aug 2014 20:51 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, RIYADH - Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah criticized on Friday international inaction over Israel's offensive in Gaza, which he described as involving mass slaughter and "war crimes against humanity",...

Iraq elects senior Kurdish politician Fouad Masoum as president

Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 19:57 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BAGHDAD - Iraq's parliament elected senior Kurdish politician Fouad Masoum as president of the country on Thursday, the second step in the process of forming a government. Iraq's politicians...

Confident Assad launches new term in stronger position

Thursday, 17 Jul 2014 00:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, DAMASCUS - Bashar al-Assad was sworn in for a new term as Syria's president on Wednesday, after an election which his opponents dismiss as a sham but which...

HRW: Iraq forces executed 255 prisoners

Saturday, 12 Jul 2014 21:21 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LONDON - Iraqi security forces and government affiliated militias appear to have unlawfully executed at least 255 prisoners over the past month in apparent revenge for killings by...

Libya prepares to move parliament to Benghazi

Friday, 11 Jul 2014 08:58 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BENGHAZI - Libyan authorities signaled on Thursday they would press ahead with plans to move the country's parliament to the eastern port city of Benghazi despite a collapse...

Iraq PM says Kurdish Arbil becoming a base for ISIS militias

Wednesday, 09 Jul 2014 19:47 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BAGHDAD - Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki said on Wednesday the Kurdish-controlled city of Arbil was becoming an operations base for the Islamic State of Iraq and the...

Iraq parliament delayed for five weeks, general killed near Baghdad

Monday, 07 Jul 2014 23:41 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BAGHDAD - Iraq's new parliament postponed its next session for five weeks on Monday, extending the country's political paralysis in the face of a Sunni Islamist insurgency which...

Egypt's Sisi says he wishes Al Jazeera journalists were not tried

Monday, 07 Jul 2014 10:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO - Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi made his first sympathetic remarks about three imprisoned Al Jazeera journalists, saying he wished they had been deported and not put...

Libya to announce elections results on July 20

Monday, 07 Jul 2014 09:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TRIPOLI - Libya will announce results of last month's parliamentary elections on July 20, the head of the elections commission said on Sunday, pushing back the results another...

Indian nurses greeted with smiles, flowers after release from Iraq

Saturday, 05 Jul 2014 23:47 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KOCHI - A group of 46 nurses caught up in fighting in Iraq arrived home in India on Saturday after briefly being held captive by suspected militants, an...

Egypt: death verdicts against 10 Islamists upheld

Saturday, 05 Jul 2014 21:22 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO - Egyptian judicial officials said a Cairo court had upheld death sentences against 10 members of the banned Muslim Brotherhood and sentenced 38 others to life, including...

Militants attack Iraq air base, US advisers arrive

Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 22:52 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BAGHDAD - Militants attacked one of Iraq's largest air bases and seized control of several small oilfields on Wednesday as US military experts arrived to set up an...

Libyans vote for new parliament in test for transition

Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 16:34 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TRIPOLI - Libyans started voting for a new parliament on Wednesday, in an election that officials hope will ease the turmoil that has gripped the country since the...

Egypt president says will not interfere in judicial rulings

Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 16:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO - Newly elected Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said on Tuesday that he would not interfere with judicial verdicts, following an international outcry over lengthy prison sentences...