Syria: Tracking Mobility Impact – Points of Entry Analysis – October 22, 2020 IOM Regional Office for the Middle East and North Africa

According to the World Health Organization (WHO) the total COVID-19 confirmed cases reached 1,962,901 as of 24 October 2020. A total of 34,519 have succumbed to the disease, while 1,624,405 have recovered as of 24 October 2020. The outbreak of the virus has affected global and regional mobility in the form of various travel disruptions […]

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oPt: Nickolay Mladenov Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process Briefing to the Security Council on the Situation in the Middle East, 26 October 2020

Mister President, Deputy Minister Vershinin of the Russian Federation,Foreign Minister Malki of the State of Palestine,Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs Nafti of Tunisia,Deputy Foreign Minister Dang of Vietnam, Members of the Security Council, We meet this month as the COVID-19 pandemic continues across the Middle East threatening local health systems and fraying the social […]

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Trump’s Middle East peace deals ‘rejected conventional wisdom’: State Dept.

President Trump‘s Middle East peace deals, including the latest Friday between Israel and Sudan, are “unprecedented” for the region, State Department spokeswoman Morgan Ortagus said Saturday. The president announced the U.S.-brokered deal in the Oval Office Friday, saying there “would be many more peace deals to come in the Middle East.” Ortagus, appearing on “Fox & […]

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