The Jordan Times newspaper writes about the meeting in Ramallah the meeting of king Abdullah II of Jordan and President of the Palestinian national authority Mahmoud Abbas. His Majesty, as guardian of the Muslim and Christian Holy sites in Jerusalem, said that Jordan would continue to defend the Holy places. The sides also discussed bilateral relations and the U.S. initiative to restart the peace process.
News Agency Maan tells of the meeting of the delegation of the Hamas Minister of foreign Affairs of Iran Mohammad Javad Zarif. The Minister said that the Palestinian question has always been one of the most important for Iran. Hamas representatives thanked the Islamic Republic for the support of the Islamic resistance movement.
The website «Elaphite» reports that the US representative to the UN Nikki Haley urged to expand the mandate of peacekeepers deployed in southern Lebanon. Insists that they were ordered to fix the violations by Hizbullah Security Council resolutions. A special threat to regional stability represent the armament of this group.
Egyptian newspaper «al-Ahram» writes that on 8 August in Kiel will be held the ceremony of raising the national flag on the second submarine built at the shipyard of Krupp concern Tiessen. Power reserve sub – 11.000 miles, with a speed of 21 knots. It is able to run as missiles and torpedoes.
The TV channel «al Arabiya» quoted President Recep Tayyip Erdogan accused Germany of harboring terrorists. According to him, Turkey sent 4,500 queries about the results, but they were all left unanswered. The head of state noted that if a terrorist from Germany is in Turkey, the German authorities demanding his immediate extradition.