The TV channel «al Arabiya» reports that over the past two weeks, since the beginning of the heavy shelling of Eastern ghouta in the Syrian enclave that killed 800 people, including 177 children. In the last week the Syrian army advances to the district held by the opponents of the regime. Under the control of supporters of al-Assad is about one-third of Eastern Guta.
Published in the London pan-Arab newspaper «al-Arabi al-Jadid» writes, citing an Egyptian diplomatic sources, about the significant progress in negotiations on the so-called «agreement of the century» — the Palestinian-Israeli agreement, followed by the normalization of Israel’s relations with the Arab world. In accordance with the publication, the heir to the throne of Saudi Arabia reached agreement with representatives of the Israeli leadership.
Egyptian newspaper «al Ahram» reports that at the end of the visit to Egypt of Prince Muhammad bin Salman, a communiqué was issued about the need to eradicate terrorism. President al-Sisi and the heir to the Saudi throne has called on the Arab States to develop a joint plan to achieve this goal. They also called for the creation of a Palestinian state within the 1967 borders.
Palestinian Agency Maan quoted the Minister of foreign Affairs of Guatemala Sandra Howell, saying that Guatemala, as a sovereign state, has every right to decide the issue of moving the Embassy to Jerusalem. She added that the decision reflects a 70-year-old friendly relations between the two countries.