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Sky's the limit: Aviation schools open to Saudi women

17 July, 2018

Saudi women will now be able to learn how to fly, with aviation schools opening their doors to female applicants following the lifting of a driving ban.

Saudi Arabia bans 47 video games after child deaths

17 July, 2018

Authorities in Saudi Arabia have banned a number of popular video games following the deaths of two children linked to a social media suicide challenge.

Egypt passes controversial law 'selling' nationality for $400,000

17 July, 2018

Egypt's parliament has approved a controversial draft law allowing foreigners to buy the Egyptian nationality for almost $400,000, the state-run MENA news agency reported.

Trump and Putin agree to secure Israel's Syria 'border'

17 July, 2018

Russia and the US appear to have agreed a deal to secure the Golan border, illegally occupied by Israel, during a meeting between Putin and Trump in Helsinki.

Qatar says book flights two years before World Cup

17 July, 2018

The Saudi-led blockade on Qatar means that that there will be a lot of pressure on QA as the sole Gulf-carrier amid the Christmas rush.

Iraq troops deployed across Baghdad to quell protests

17 July, 2018

Iraqi counter-terrorism forces have been deployed across the capital Baghdad, as protests rallies continued into their second week, putting the government's weaknesses under the spotlight.

Syrian regime, rebel forces clash close to Israeli-occupied Golan

16 July, 2018

Battles in an area close to Israeli occupied Golan Heights raged on Monday, as rebels and regime forces fight for a key observation post.

Putin declares summit with Trump 'very successful'

16 July, 2018

Putin has praised the 'frank and business-like atmosphere' of the summit, saying that the talks with Trump were 'very successful'.

NATO 'ready to welcome' Saudi Arabia and Oman

16 July, 2018

A UAE-based news publication said NATO is ready to welcome in Saudi Arabia and Oman to its Istanbul cooperation initiative.

US urges Turkey to dump Russia's S-400 for Patriot

16 July, 2018

US concerns that Ankara may be leaning towards the Kremlin for military hardware, has seen Washington hold talks with Turkey its own missile defence system.

Israeli charged with passing land sales information to PA

16 July, 2018

An Israeli has been charged with passing on information to Palestinian authorities around West Bank land sales to Israelis.

Saudi newspaper 'forgets' the next World Cup in Qatar

16 July, 2018

The Saudi-led anti-Qatar agenda has spared nothing, from hajj to sports, with the World Cup the latest target of pro-Riyadh media.

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