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Khashoggi died after being drugged and then dismembered, Riyadh's public prosecutor said, in the first acknowledgement of how the journalist was killed.

Turkey's foreign minister said Riyadh should clarify who gave the command as well as the instigators.

EU parliament calls for sanctions on Saudi arms sales

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EU parliament calls for sanctions on Saudi arms sales

The EU is the second largest arms supplier in the world after the United States, exporting over a quarter of international weapons sales.

Kuwait floods force airport shutdown

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Kuwait floods force airport shutdown

Flights have been cancelled or diverted as torrential rain continues to lash the region.

Yemen president vows to 'liberate' Hodeida port

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Yemen president vows to 'liberate' Hodeida port

Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi made the remarks despite also pledging to back a UN ...

Qatar praises Twitter crackdown on pro-Saudi spam bots

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Qatar praises Twitter crackdown on pro-Saudi spam bots

Qatar said Twitter's crackdown on fake accounts helped remove "weaponised propaganda" against the state.

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Taliban kills 30 policemen in Afghanistan's western province

Afghanistan is suffering from the highest level of casualties ever, as the militant Taliban steps up attacks to improve their negotiating position.

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Macron in Morocco to unveil French-backed high-speed railway

The French president and Moroccan king travelled on the high-speed train from Tangiers to the capital Rabat.

EU plan to evade Trump's Iran sanctions collapses

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EU plan to evade Trump's Iran sanctions collapses

The EU's plan to set up a barter system to circumvent sanctions targeting Iran's access to the US financial system is falling apart.

Four Israeli police injured in suspected Jerusalem stabbing

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Four Israeli police injured in suspected Jerusalem stabbing

Four Israeli police officers were taken to a Jerusalem hospital after a suspected stabbing incident in the occupied city.

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Red Cross says Myanmar not safe for Rohingya return

The Red Cross has said that conditions are not right for the return on Rohingya refugees back to their homes in Myanmar.

Turkey calls for international investigation into Khashoggi murder

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Turkey calls for international investigation into Khashoggi murder

Turkey wants an international probe into the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

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Libya migrants refuse to disembark fearing life on land

A group of migrants caught off the Libya have refused to disembark fearing for their lives.

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Qatar economy still growing despite Saudi-led blockade, says IMF

Qatar is bouncing back from the Saudi-led blockade, the IMF has said, largely overcoming the initial economic damage from the measure.

Manchester bomber's brother will be extradited from Libya

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Manchester bomber's brother will be extradited from Libya

Salman Abedi's brother will be extradited back to the UK, Libya has said.

UK moves step closer to Brexit with EU agreement

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UK moves step closer to Brexit with EU agreement

The UK moved closer to leaving the European Union on Wednesday, with a Brexit plan agreed.

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IS defeat in Syria nearing, US says

IS have been nearly defeated in Syria, a leading US diplomat has said.

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Haftar casts shadow over Italy's efforts for Libya peace

Eastern Libyan strongman Khalifa Haftar said Tuesday he will not join other key players at Palermo talks to try to stabilise the North African nation.

Trump criticises Saudi plan to cut oil production

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Trump criticises Saudi plan to cut oil production

US President Donald Trump has criticised Saudi Arabia’s announcement it would cut oil production to boost prices, increasing tensions between ...

Iraqi tribal leader killed in IS Anbar attack

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Iraqi tribal leader killed in IS Anbar attack

IS militants have attacked a tribal leader at his western Iraq home, killing nine people.

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Qatar 'strongly condemns' Israeli attacks on Gaza

Qatar has denounced Israeli attacks on the Gaza Strip, saying the military escalation will exacerbate the effects of a decade-long blockade on the besieged territory.

Israeli bombing kills Palestinians in new Gaza air strikes

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Israeli bombing kills Palestinians in new Gaza air strikes

The Israeli military hit around 150 targets in the Gaza Strip since Monday afternoon, killing at least six Palestinians.

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Canada in talks about giving Pakistan's Asia Bibi refuge

Canada could give refuge to a Christian woman recently released from a Pakistan prison for alleged blasphemy.

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PM Hariri accuses Hizballah of causing Lebanese political deadlock

At a press conference in Beirut on Tuesday, Saad Hariri said “it’s Hizballah, full stop,” when asked who was blocking the formation of a government.