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A gunman shot dead two Saudi guards and wounded three others at the gate of the royal palace in the Red Sea city of Jeddah on Saturday, the interior ministry…
10.07 / 21:23
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Syrian rebel fighters are launching a major military operation, backed by Turkish forces from inside Turkey, in a northern Syrian province largely controlled by jihadist militants, Turkish President Erdogan said on…
10.07 / 16:35
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With the highest rate of hepatitis C globally, Egypt has developed an expertise in treating it. Now it is looking to share its know-how, as well as locally produced low-cost drugs, with foreigners having trouble getting treatment at…
10.07 / 10:44
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Saudi Arabia on Friday rejected a United Nations report blaming a Saudi-led military coalition for killing or injuring 683 children in Yemen and attacking dozens of schools and hospitals as “inaccurate and m…
10.07 / 10:44
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Iraqi forces said Thursday they had retaken the centre of Islamic State (IS) group stronghold Hawija and were pushing forward in their assault on one of the jihadists' last enclaves in the…
10.07 / 05:20
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Syrian government forces pushed into one of the last remaining urban strongholds of the Islamic State group in the country's east on Friday, activists and officials…
10.07 / 05:20
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The Saudi Arabia-led coalition fighting in Yemen on Thursday was placed on a UN blacklist for killing and maiming children, drawing fresh calls from rights groups to step up pressure on Riyadh over the…
10.07 / 05:20
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In an interview with FRANCE 24, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu said the Kurdish authorities' decision to hold a referendum on independence was a "grave mistake" that will hurt the interests of the Kurds. He said Ankara was ready to seriously consider shutting the border and the oil pipeline to Iraqi Kurdistan. He added that Turkey believes the Israeli intelligence agency Mossad helped to engineer the referendum, but said this wouldn't hurt the rapprochement between Turkey and Isr…
10.07 / 05:20
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French President Emmanuel Macron has offered to mediate between the Iraqi government and Kurds seeking independence from Baghdad, saying the country’s territorial integrity is e…
10.07 / 05:20
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The Iraqi government said Thursday that its forces have recaptured the northern town of Hawija from the Islamic State extremist group, stripping the militants of their last urban stronghold in the country and leaving them concentrated in a stretch of desert outposts along the western border…
10.07 / 05:20
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Yukiya Amano, head of the International Atomic Energy Agency, says the nuclear crisis on the Korean peninsula is "grave," but inspectors are ready to return if a deal is…
10.07 / 05:20
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“This is a statement with the names of the whores who had fallen prey to vice and corruption.” So began a public list naming 47 Saudi women who, almost 27 years ago, circled around Saudi Arabia’s capital, Riyadh, in their cars. It was an act of defiance against a ban on female drivers that was…
10.07 / 05:20
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Juan Gonzalez and Amy Goodman speak with Professor Ervand Abrahamian, author of Iran Between Two Revolutions, about the newly declassified State Department documents which show oil contracts played a key role in the U.S.-backed 1953 coup in Iran that led to the overthrow of the democratically elected Prime Minister Mohammad Mosaddegh. (Democracy Now!)  New Revelations of the [&…
10.07 / 03:37
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President Trump is about to take action that will withdraw the United States from the “Iran Nuclear Deal”. On October 15, Trump will reportedly “decertify” American participation in this historical agreement. This action is dangerous. This action will endanger the…
10.07 / 00:45
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Turn the page. Change the channel. Click on another article. The news is too harrowing... #Idlibisburning The post #Idlibisburning, but tell me lies, sweet little lies appeared first on…
10.06 / 17:11
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Washington has long promoted the KRG, but views its current independence bid as an obstacle to US plans to escalate military-strategic confrontation with…
10.06 / 17:06
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Gazprom Neft has signed a memorandum of cooperation with Saudi Aramco, the national oil company of Saudi Arabia, to extend their partnership in oil and gas industry. Signatories to the document were Alexander Dyukov, CEO of Gazprom Neft, and Amin H. Nasser, President and CEO, Saudi…
10.06 / 17:04
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Cooperation between Saudi Arabia and Russia has “breathed life back into OPEC” and made the kingdom’s oil minister more optimistic about the outlook for the market than he has been for several years…
10.06 / 17:04
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Oil rose the most in a week as the world’s biggest oil exporters, Saudi Arabia and Russia, signaled continued cooperation on efforts to erode a global crude g…
10.06 / 17:04
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Saudi Arabia said the schedule for the blockbuster initial public offering of its state-owned oil giant isn’t “slipping,” with the kingdom still targeting a sale by the end of 2018…
10.06 / 17:04
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