The Iraqi channel «Al-Sumaria» talks about the popular celebrations in Baghdad after Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi announced the complete defeat of the terrorist group «Islamic state» in Mosul. The evening took to the streets tens of thousands of people. They waved Iraqi flags and congratulated the military personnel patrolling the streets.
The TV channel «al Jazeera» reports that U.S. Secretary of state Rex Tillerson crashes in Kuwait, acted as a mediator in the Qatari crisis. Thus, the United States to join the mediation. It is possible that the Secretary of state will resort to Shuttle diplomacy, to facilitate the normalization of relations between American allies.
Egyptian newspaper «al Ahram» summarizes the results of the negotiations of the President of Egypt Abd al-Fattah al-Sisi and President of the Palestinian national authority Mahmoud Abbas. The main theme was the resumption of the peace process in order to ensure the right of Palestinians to establish a state with its capital in East Jerusalem. According to the President, the Palestinian issue ranks first on the Egyptian agenda.
The Hamas website «Palestinian information center» reports that because of the refusal of the Ministry of health Palestinian national authority, issue to the residents of the Gaza strip permission for treatment beyond many patients face death. According to the website, the human rights organization appealed to Palestinian authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas to intervene in the situation.
The London newspaper «al-Quds al-Arabi» has published an interview with the Chairman of the Union of Libyan Jews Raphael Luzon. Luson, living in Italy, said that after the start of the 2011 revolution, he had two calls Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi asked to mediate between them and Israel. Gaddafi has offered to make peace in exchange for Israeli help in the stabilization regime. Luson he refused.