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Iran's President Rouhani visits Kuwait to soothe Gulf tensions

15 February, 2017

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani visited Kuwait on Wednesday, as part of a lightning two-nation tour aimed at mending ties with Gulf neighbours strained by the conflicts in Syria and Yemen.

Iran's Rouhani on whistle-stop Gulf tour

14 February, 2017

Iranian President Rouhani will visit Oman and Kuwait both in one day in an attempt to build diplomatic bridges.

Omani activist's family stopped from travelling

14 February, 2017

A human rights activist has been targeted by the state for harassment, and now sees his family banned from travel.

UN chief heads to Turkey ahead of Arab tour

10 February, 2017

Antonio Guterres will travel to Turkey later on Thursday for talks ahead of a whirlwind tour of five Arab countries.

Trump vs the Iran nuclear deal

06 February, 2017

Could the Iranian nuclear deal be the next victim in the line of Trump’s new measures, asks Stasa Salacanin.

Oman's military coup: This week in Middle East football

31 January, 2017

The world cup of military football teams was hosted by the victorious Gulf nation, writes Uri Levy.

Oman holds military football tournament featuring world's brutal dictatorships

29 January, 2017

North Korea, Syria, Egypt and Iran were among the countries competing in the military football world cup, held in Oman, despite their armies being guilty of appalling human rights abuses.

Omani women to represent a province for first time

28 January, 2017

Two Omani women elected during recent council elections will be the sole representatives of a province for the first time, helping shift attitudes on gender roles from conservatives.

Saudi Arabia promises to continue Japan oil exports

26 January, 2017

OPEC production cap will not hinder exports to one of the kingdom's markets, says the deputy Saudi minister.

Sadr warns Trump: US Embassy-move will trigger far-reaching repercussions

24 January, 2017

Firebrand Iraqi cleric Muqtada al-Sadr has added his voice to a growing cacophony of objectors to pledges made by Trump to move Washington's Israeli embassy to Jerusalem

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