For all official information and updates regarding COVID-19, visit the South African Department of Health's website at

Home » Posts Tagged "Middle East" (Page 8)

Tag Archives: Middle East

Calm returns after most severe Israel-Gaza flare-up in years

31 May 2018, 5:42 AM

Calm returned to the Gaza Strip and nearby Israeli communities on Wednesday after the worst military flare-up since a 2014 war raised fears of yet another full-blown conflict.

Macron, Trump discuss ‘peace and stability in Middle East’

8 May 2018, 5:33 PM

French President Emmanuel Macron spoke by telephone Tuesday with Donald Trump, just hours before the US president is widely expected to pull out of a key nuclear deal with Iran, his office said. In a terse statement, the Elysee Palace said only that the two men “discussed matters relating to peace and stability in the […]

Pompeo starts Mideast tour with call for new Iran sanctions

28 April 2018, 10:03 PM

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Saudi Arabia on Saturday on a hastily-arranged visit to the Middle East as the United States aims to muster support for new sanctions against Iran. The visit to Riyadh, Jerusalem and Amman just two days after Pompeo was sworn-in comes as President Donald Trump is set to decide […]

Positive growth for International airfreight cargo in KZN

8 February 2018, 11:33 AM

International air freight cargo volumes are on the increase in KwaZulu-Natal, signalling positive growth patterns for trade in the province. 

Mideast needs two-state solution, Pope says in Christmas message

25 December 2017, 6:20 PM

Pope Francis used his Christmas message on Monday to call for a negotiated two-state solution to end the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, after U.S. President Donald Trump stoked regional tensions with his recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. Francis spoke of the Middle East conflict and other world flashpoints in his “Urbi et Orbi” (to the city […]



SABC © 2020