CMEA BULLETIN (July 9, 2020 – July 16, 2020)


1.        Iran drops India from key Chabahar project
2.        US General Sees Smaller But Enduring Troop Presence in Iraq
3.        Union of OIC News Agencies hails Emirates Mars Mission
4.        Egypt offers partnership with Ethiopia on electricity projects to break stalemate in Nile dam talks
5.        Video-Conference Meeting to Discuss Future of OIC
6.        A second revolution? Syrians take to streets under Russia’s watchful eye
7.        UN renews Syria aid via Turkey but one of two access points shut
8.        Yemen’s Houthis say Saudi oil facility hit in overnight attack
9.        Pakistan stands by Turkey: PM Khan in July 15 message
10.    Saudi Arabia: Automatic extension of expats’ residence permits
11.    Defying U.S., China and Iran Near Trade and Military Partnership
12.    Israel: Thousands of protesters call on Netanyahu to resign
13.    Nigeria to become ninth-largest economy as world population shrinks
14.    Fake Libyan dinars, printed in Russia, fund Haftar’s military
15.    New Tunisia protests over unemployment
16.    Sudan Will Scrap Alcohol and Apostasy Laws, and End Flogging
17.    Coronavirus: South Africa bans alcohol sales again to combat Covid-19
18.    Ivory Coast Vice President Daniel Kablan Duncan resigns