Category: Middle East

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staffOctober 20, 2018

UAE, Egypt, Bahrain support Saudi king in Khashoggi case

The United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Bahrain Saturday backed Saudi Arabia’s statement about the death of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi ...

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staffOctober 20, 2018

Khashoggi died after fight in KSA consulate

Jamal Khashoggi Journalist Jamal Khashoggi died after a fight in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, the country’s state TV reported ...

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staffOctober 17, 2018

Pompeo arrives in Ankara for Khashoggi talks

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived Wednesday in Ankara for talks with the Turkish leadership over the disappearance of ...

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staffOctober 17, 2018

Israeli jets strike Gaza after rocket lands in Beersheba

Israeli jets struck targets in the Gaza Strip early on Wednesday after a rocket fired by Palestinian militants enclave struck ...

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staffOctober 16, 2018

UAE charges British student with spying

Britain said Tuesday it was “deeply concerned” about the well-being of a Ph.D. student charged by the United Arab Emirates ...

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staffOctober 16, 2018

US issues new sanctions on Iran

The United States Treasury Department Tuesday slapped sanctions on an Iranian paramilitary group along with a network of businesses that ...

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staffOctober 16, 2018

Syria’s Assad plans Crimea visit

Syrian President Bashar Assad has tentative plans to visit Crimea in April 2019 and is in talks about starting regular ...

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staffOctober 16, 2018

Pompeo to meet Saudi King over disappearance of Khashoggi

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has arrived in Saudi Arabia to meet King Salman, amid controversy over the fate ...

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staffOctober 15, 2018

Trump blames rogue killers over Khashoggi

US President Donald Trump has suggested “rogue killers” could be behind the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Turkey. ...

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staffOctober 13, 2018

Saudi Arabia calls murder claims lies

Saudi Arabia has called accusations it ordered the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi inside its Istanbul consulate “lies and baseless ...