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Russia overtook Saudi Arabia as the world’s largest crude producer in December, when both countries started restricting supplies ahead of agreed cuts with other global producers to curb the worst glut in decades. Russia pumped 10.49 million barrels ...
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Secretary of State Rex Tillerson professed in his Senate confirmation testimonythat “our values are our interests when it comes to human rights.” Yet one of his State Department’s first acts may be to abandon that stance with the ...
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(Beirut) – The trial of the prominent Bahraini human rights activist Nabeel Rajab is scheduled to resume on February 21, 2017, Human Rights Watch said today. He faces a total of 18 years in prison based on two ...
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Gulf state unveils ambitious new initiative spearheading international efforts to ‘make this dream a reality’ The United Arab Emirates has announced an ambitious new project to create livable environments on Mars within the next 100 years. The Mars ...
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After a visit by President Hassan Rouhani to Oman and Kuwait, Iran says it shares a will with the two Persian Gulf countries to boost mutual friendliness. “The visits, which took place at a time when the region ...
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Court documents show then business secretary ‘indicated he will suspend exports’ if he did not have cross-government agreement by the end of the day Government ministers reportedly came within hours of suspending controversial UK arms exports to Saudi Arabia, ...
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Ask about change in Saudi Arabia. The reply used to be: it will come, in its own way and in its own time, in the conservative kingdom. It was another way of saying it would take a long ...
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A High Court judge has given detail of Amina Al-Jeffery’s difficulties since the case was heard last summer A British woman who accused her father of imprisoning her in Jeddah for kissing a man is still waiting to ...
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Thousands of foreign national workers allegedly expelled from country over visa violations and security concerns, as protests over unpaid wages continue The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has expelled almost 40,000 Pakistani migrant workers in the last four months, ...
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• Clattenburg to also officiate at matches in Saudi Arabia • ‘Mark has been a great asset to the English game,’ says PGMOL It is hardly on a par with the former England manager Don Revie’s defection to ...
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Saudi Arabia and other Western-backed Mideast states have switched the focus of their military spending to more-offensive programs as tensions with Iran ratchet up, according to a study by IHS Jane’s. Purchases of items intended to boost the ...