The TV channel «al Jazeera» reports that Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Bahrain severed all ties with Qatar. The reason for this was a threat to national security. The citizens of Qatar given two weeks to leave Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and the UAE. Riyadh urged to join the boycott of all the friendly Arab countries, but still there a little bit.
The Jordanian newspaper «al-Dustour» recalls tragic for the Arab world to date – the fiftieth anniversary of the outbreak of the 1967 war. The Israeli aggression resulted in the death of 15.000-25.000 Arab soldiers, the destruction of 70-80% of the military equipment of Egypt, Syria and Jordan. Lost Jerusalem, the Golan, the West Bank, Gaza and Sinai. However, the invaders did not dare to desecrate the Shrine of Islam – these plans remained on paper. The gates of al-Aqsa was never blown up.
Palestinian news Agency Maan to the 50-th anniversary of the six day war introduces readers to the publication of the newspaper The New York Times. Quoting a retired Israeli army General Yitzhak Yaakov, it says that in 1967, Israel planned to use against Egypt nuclear weapons. The Israeli leadership believed that the only way to prevent a war with the Arabs.
Egyptian newspaper «al-Masry al-yum» quoted the Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin told that in a short time the Egyptian air force will receive 46 attack helicopters Ka-50, known as «Black Shark». By 2020, the Cairo will receive 50 MiG-29. It’s all part of the transaction volume of $ 3.5 billion, signed by the presidents of the two countries in 2015.
Published in the London newspaper «Al-Sharq al-Ausat» writes that the Spiritual leader of the Islamic revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei defended the mass executions of the opposition that took place in 1988. In the speech on the 28th anniversary of the death of his predecessor – ruholla Khoumeini, he opposed President Hassan Rouhani, who condemned the violence.