Seven killed in blast in rebel-held Syrian area: Monitor Sep 27, 2020 0 691 12345 DAMASCUS: A car bomb killed at least seven people on Saturday in an area controlled by Turkish troops and their rebel allies in north-east Syria, a war monitor reported.Ten others were injured in the bombing that took place south of the town of Ras al-Ain in the province of al-Hassakeh, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights added. The dead included two children, local medical sources said. (DPA) RELATED ARTICLES India’s vaccine capacity will help ‘all humanity’: Modi Sep 27, 2020 0 847 CAR president Touadera announces candidacy for December election Sep 27, 2020 0 349 Taliban nix lasting peace before political agreement: US envoy for Afghan peace Sep 27, 2020 0 368 Lebanon’s PM-designate bows out after failing to form cabinet AFP Beirut Lebanon’s premier-designate stepped down on Saturday, saying he had been unable to form a reform-minded government to lift the country out of its worst economic crisis in decades. Lebanon’s last government .. Somali army frees 40 children kidnapped by Al Shabaab MOGADISHU: The Somali army killed 16 Al Shabaab militants in an offensive in lower Shabelle province on Saturday, officials said, in an attempt to free dozens of children. The children had been kidnapped by the Islamist .. Tunisia reports its highest daily coronavirus caseload TUNIS: Tunisia on Saturday confirmed 1,087 new cases of the coronavirus, the North African country’s highest single-day caseload since March. The latest reported cases have taken Tunisia’s total virus caseload to .. Jailed Iran rights lawyer ends hunger strike over health concerns AFP Tehran Jailed Iranian human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh has stopped a hunger strike she began more than 45 days ago due to health concerns, her husband said on Saturday. Sotoudeh, 57, announced she was going on .. Rouhani condemns US for ‘crimes’ against Iran AFP Tehran Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani on Saturday said people should blame Washington for the “crimes and pressure” facing the country, as waves of US sanctions impact the struggling economy. “They prevented the .. 1 killed in clashes with police at Egypt protest AFP CAIRO An Egyptian man was killed overnight on Saturday in clashes between protesters and police during a demonstration in a village south of Cairo against President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, family and medical sources ..