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Yemen's Houthis strike Saudi airport in new drone attack

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Yemen's Houthis strike Saudi airport in new drone attack

The Houthi rebels have attacked Najran Airport in Saudi Arabia, which contains a military base, with a bomb-laden drone.

UN expert held over 'espionage' bailed in Tunisia

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UN expert held over 'espionage' bailed in Tunisia

Moncef Kartas, a member of the UN panel of experts investigating allegations of violations of an arms embargo and other sanctions imposed on ...

UN warns of 'long and bloody war' in Libya

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UN warns of 'long and bloody war' in Libya

Addressing the Security Council on Tuesday, Ghassan Salame said "many ...

Israel 'agrees to discuss borders', US tells Lebanon

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Israel 'agrees to discuss borders', US tells Lebanon

Israel has agreed to discuss disputed land and sea borders with Lebanon, according to Lebanese officials.

Egypt approves autopsy for 'tortured' Palestinian detainee

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Egypt approves autopsy for 'tortured' Palestinian detainee

Egyptian prosecutors approved a request for an autopsy for a Palestinian former intelligence agent who was reportedly tortured by Turkish authorities.

Violent clashes rage south of Libya's Tripoli

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Violent clashes rage south of Libya's Tripoli

Clashes in southern Tripoli are raging on six weeks after warlord Khalifa Haftar launched a brutal offensive on the capital.

CNN Turk criticised for cutting opposition mayor interview

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CNN Turk criticised for cutting opposition mayor interview

Outrage was expressed on social media after CNN Turk cut short an interview with Turkish opposition candidate Ekrem Imamoglu.

Omani becomes first Arab winner of Man Booker prize

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Omani becomes first Arab winner of Man Booker prize

Jokha Alharthi's 'Celestial Bodies' novel landed the Arab author the Man Booker International prize.

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Egypt to free ex-diplomat critical of Sisi's rule: lawyer

Masom Marzok, a former assistant foreign minister who was arrested in 2018 for his criticism of the Sisi regime, will be released, authorities said

Tehran says Trump's 'genocidal taunts won't end Iran'

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Tehran says Trump's 'genocidal taunts won't end Iran'

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Monday the "genocidal taunts" of US President Donald Trump will not "end Iran".

UN concerned about rising US-Iran tensions

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UN concerned about rising US-Iran tensions

The United Nations voiced concern about increasingly bellicose rhetoric between the United States and Iran and called on them to tone down their rhetoric.

Lebanese fuming over planned shisha austerity tax

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Lebanese fuming over planned shisha austerity tax

Lebanese authorities are considering whether to impose a tax on smoking shisha ...

US ex-pastor 'converted to Islam because of Saudi hospitality'

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US ex-pastor 'converted to Islam because of Saudi hospitality'

An American pastor turned Muslim preacher has said the friendly treatment he received while visiting Saudi Arabia led him to convert to Islam.

Iran quadruples production of enriched uranium

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Iran quadruples production of enriched uranium

Iran stressed the uranium would only be enriched to the limit set under the 2015 nuclear deal, but by increasing production it will soon exceed the accord's stockpile limitations.

Turkey seeking extradition of UK lawyer over 'terrorist propaganda'

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Turkey seeking extradition of UK lawyer over 'terrorist propaganda'

A British lawyer is facing extradition - and up to 10 years in prison in Turkey - over accusations that he has spread 'propaganda' for the Gulen movement online.

Sudanese army accused of 'dirty political games'

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Sudanese army accused of 'dirty political games'

Talks between the Sudanese military and protesters ended in deadlock on Tuesday as the army refused to meet opposition demands for a ...

Sri Lanka parliament official arrested over extremist ties

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Sri Lanka parliament official arrested over extremist ties

Sri Lankan police say that a parliament staffer was among six people arrested in raids against a Muslim extremist group last week.

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UN threatens to suspend aid to Yemen's Houthi-controlled areas

The World Food Program has threatened to suspend aid to Houthi-controlled areas of Yemen after accusing the rebel group of obstructing aid distribution.

Lebanese expat deported from Saudi Arabia after 'demeaning' women

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Lebanese expat deported from Saudi Arabia after 'demeaning' women

A Lebanese expat was deported from Saudi Arabia after causing a stir on social media for allegedly paying his employees less than 30 cents to clean the floor.

Sudanese protesters call for strike after negotiations fail

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Sudanese protesters call for strike after negotiations fail

Sudan's leading protest organisers called for a general strike after negotiations with the country's military rulers stalled again on Tuesday.

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Israel says Gaza fishing restrictions eased

Israel says it has eased fishing limits for Gaza, reverting to limits set in April.

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