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Why China's investment in Oman matters

17 October, 2017

Comment: China has an important role to play in Oman's future and transition away from an oil-based economy toward a knowledge-based one, writes Giorgio Cafiero.

Iranian guards commander killed in Syria: state media

17 October, 2017

A veteran Iranian Revolutionary Guards commander has been killed while fighting in Syria as a member of the Fatehin Battalion volunteer brigade, state media reported.

Canadian hostage's 'daughter murdered, wife raped' during Afghan-Pakistan capture

14 October, 2017

A Canadian man held hostage along with his family by Afghan militant group the Haqqani network has spoken of his harrowing capture.

Pakistan army describes freeing US-Canadian couple from Taliban

13 October, 2017

The Pakistani military said the captors of a US-Canadian family held by the Taliban fled on foot after troops shot at their vehicle's tyres.

Syria and beyond: Manufactured doubt and moral atrophy

11 October, 2017

Comment: For Assad's regime, doubt is a political necessity, writes Idrees Ahmad.

'New Way Forward' deal puts Afghan refugees in danger

11 October, 2017

The deal allowing the EU to deport an unlimited number of Afghan asylum seekers puts untold numbers of lives at risk, reports Mohammed Harun Arsalai.

US influence wanes as King Salman visits Russia

04 October, 2017

Comment: With Saudi Arabia's reliance on an increasingly unreliable Washington at an all-time low, Riyadh is diversifying its allies to include Russia, writes Tallha Abdulrazaq.

Iran 'recruiting Afghan children' to fight in Syria

02 October, 2017

Afghan boys as young as 14 are being recruited by Iran to fight in Syria, an investigation by Human Rights Watch has shown.

Saudi King Salman to arrive in Russia on Thursday

02 October, 2017

Saudi King Salman al-Saud will arrive in Russia on Thursday, as the two oil giants look to cement closer ties.

Civilian killed in failed attack on Mattis in Kabul

27 September, 2017

Six rockets that were destined for a plane carrying US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis to Afghanistan killed at least one civilian and injured four others on Wednesday.

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