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MONTREAL — The world aviation agency says Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates have agreed to open up some of their airspace to Qatar’s state-owned airline after it ...
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An official from Kuwait's interior ministry puts up a poster on July 20, 2017 in a Citizen Service Centre in Kuwait City, of fugitives convicted of belonging to a cell that had been formed and trained by Iran's Revolutionary Guards who were accused of plotting attacks in the state.
Kuwait expelled Iranian diplomats and closed some embassy missions after the emirate's top court convicted a "terror" cell of links to the Islamic republic, prompting Iran to threaten reciprocal measures. / AFP PHOTO / Yasser Al-Zayyat
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Bruised by its failure to punish Doha and marginalise Tehran, Riyadh is applying pressure on smaller allies like Kuwait to do its dirty work On 20 July 2017, ...
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Aides to President Donald Trump were in deep talks about how to defuse tensions between Qatar and other Arab nations when the door to the secure room at ...
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Qatar’s defence minister has said that the future of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) could be in doubt if a Saudi-led group continues its partial blockade on Qatar. Speaking to Al ...
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‘Bleak’ situation in war-torn country is being exacerbated by lack of aid access caused by Riyadh-led coalition, UNDP country director says Saudi Arabia and its allies fighting in Yemen are obstructing ...
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The US in particular must strike a difficult balance in a region going through a volatile period. Kim Sengupta reports from Tehran “Some of the Saudi-funded mosques in the UK are ...
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A Bahraini human rights organization says 18 people were arrested arbitrarily in the kingdom in the last week of July as Manama presses ahead with its heavy-handed crackdown on ...
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Pakistan; regional balance, turmoil and terrorism Speakers:
Open Discussions & Gulf Cultural Club Invite you to a seminar titled: Pakistan; regional balance, turmoil and terrorism Speakers: Dr Inayatullah Andrabi Maulan Musharraf Hussaini The recent resignation ...
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A smartphone showing the online version of the Independent is placed upon a page of the final print edition of the Independent newspaper showing a round-up of world events and technological developments that occured during the years of publication in London on March 26, 2016.
The final print edition of The Independent newspaper went on sale March 26, ending its 30-year appearance on British newsstands with an exclusive on an assassination plot against a former Saudi king. A poignant wrap-around front page carried the words "STOP PRESS" in red lettering on a white background, followed by the words "Read all about it in this, our final print edition - 1986- 2016".
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Sultan Mohamed Abuljadayel gains ‘significant control’ of Independent alongside Russian media mogul Evgeny Lebedev LONDON – A mysterious Saudi-based investor has ploughed millions of dollars into a British news ...
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Kuwait has shut down a Shia satellite television channel, accusing one of its owners of having links to Iran and Lebanon’s resistance movement Hezbollah. The official Kuwait News ...
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US secretary of state seeks compromise on 13 demands tabled by emirate’s neighbours that include closing down al-Jazeera Qatar could face further sanctions by Arab states as a deadline ...
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Qatar finding new markets, building fabrication facilities Official says World Cup preparation won’t be hurt by boycott Deep pockets and a five-year lead time are keeping Qatar’s dream ...
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