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Iran’s top nuclear scientist killed in attack

AP | Dubai The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com An Iranian scientist named by the West as the leader of the Islamic Republic’s disbanded military nuclear program was killed Friday in an ambush on the outskirts of Tehran, aut...

Trump says he will leave office if Biden victory confirmed

AFP| Washington The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com President Donald Trump said Thursday that he would leave the White House if Joe Biden is officially confirmed the winner of the US election, making a further concession of defeat even...

Joint Arab drill concludes

Agencies | Cairo The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com A Bahrain Defence Force (BDF) unit participated in the final stage of the joint military exercise, “Saif Al-Arab” (The Sword of Arabs), and showcased its accuracy and hig...

New Zealand's Ardern set to declare climate emergency

Agencies | Wellington The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern’s government is to declare a climate emergency in a symbolic step to increase pressure for action to combat global warming. ...

Israel's Netanyahu says he will visit Bahrain soon

Reuters | Jerusalem The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Tuesday he would visit Bahrain “soon” at the invitation of the kingdom’s Crow...

China’s claims of coronavirus on frozen foods

Agencies | Beijing The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com China says it has detected the coronavirus on packages of imported frozen food, but how valid are its claims and how serious is the threat to public health? Frozen shrimp i...

Two bomb blasts kill at least 14 in Afghanistan, Bahrain condemns

Agencies | Kabul/Manama The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com At least 14 people have been killed and 45 wounded when two explosions ripped through a marketplace in the city of Bamiyan in central Afghanistan, according to officials. ...

UAE President pardons 628 prisoners

Agencies | Abu Dhabi The Daily Tribune - www.newsofbahrain.com UAE President His Highness Shaikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, has ordered the release of 628 prisoners ahead of the 49th National Day celebrations. The move c...

BDF unit participates in Arab Sword manoeuvres

Agencies| Marsa Matrouh The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com A Bahrain Defence Force unit is participating in the final stages of the Arab Sword 2020 military exercise in Egypt that is also involving Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirat...

NATO, EU invite Biden to rebuild transatlantic ties

Agencies | Brussels The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com The head of NATO and a top European Union official on Monday invited U.S. President-elect Joe Biden to rebuild transatlantic ties and meet with Washington’s European allies ...

Saudi fuel tank blast terrorist attack; Bahrain condemns

Agencies | Riyadh The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com A fire in a fuel tank in Saudi Arabia’s port city of Jeddah was the result of a "terrorist attack with a projectile," an official confirmed Monday. "On Monday at 3.50 ...