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Open Discussions/ Gulf Cultural Club  Moral, ideological and political crisis of the West Prof Ziauddin Sardar * Clive Hambidge** Catherine Shakdam*** Recent developments in the Western hemisphere have ...
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Pressure is building on the currency pegs of states Bahrain and Oman, the Gulf states with the weakest external balance of payments, ratings agency Moody’s said in new ...
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A senior adviser to the Saudi Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman gave the following statement on the meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump: The meeting between Prince ...
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Regulatory pressures and fierce competition will lead to significant consolidation of the life industry in the UAE and Saudi Arabia over the next two years, according to a ...
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Deal was previously blocked over concerns of human rights violations The State Department has approved resuming arms sales to Saudi Arabia previously blocked by Barack Obama. A multi-million ...
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OVER UTAH -- An F-16C Fighting Falcon assigned to the 522nd Fighter Squadron, Cannon Air Force Base, N.M., releases an AGM-154 joint standoff weapon over the Utah Test and Training Range. The mission was part of an air-to-ground weapons system evaluation program mission commonly referred to as Combat Hammer.  The squadron is deployed to Hill AFB, Utah.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Michael Ammons)
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We’ve already reached that stage in Saudi Arabia’s poker game with the oil market where it drops the stony face and simply declares, “I’m not bluffing.” As Bloomberg News ...
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Bahraini protestors throw stones towards riot police during clashes following the funeral of Ali Abdulghani, 17, whose family says died of injuries suffered in a police chase, in the Shiite village of Shahrakkan, south of Manama on April 5, 2016.  / AFP PHOTO / MOHAMMED AL-SHAIKH
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An old Bahraini friend came through London the other day. We had coffee together and we talked about the current situation in his country.  ‘It is bad, very ...
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A Bahraini court has decided on Tuesday to postpone its verdict in the trial of prominent Shia figure, Ayatollah Sheikh Issa Qassem. A court had set March 14 ...
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Human Rights Watch is deeply concerned about the many serious human rights situations on which this Council has failed to take any meaningful action: The situation in Bahrain ...
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IF THERE is an Exhibit A for how the ascent of the Trump administration is leading to the deterioration of human rights in other countries, it is Bahrain ...
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Open Discussions in association with Gulf Cultural Club   invites you to a Discussion titled:    Moral, ideological and political crisis of the West with    Prof Ziauddin Sardar ...
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A demonstrator protesting against Bahrain's King Hamad bin Isa al-Khalifa's visit to Britain is handcuffed by police officers, near Downing Street in London October 26, 2016.   REUTERS/Peter Nicholls
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Human Rights Watch described the arrest of Sayed Alwadei’s family as a ‘cowardly attempt’ to intimidate the London-based activist Human Rights Watch has accused Bahraini authorities of “attacking” ...
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