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Blackwater founder says mercenaries should tackle Libya migrant crisis

01 December, 2017

Founder of private military company Blackwater, Erik Prince, has suggested mercenaries should police migrants within Libya, saying his plan would be more "humane and professional" than the EU's programmes.

OPEC and Russia agree to extend oil production cut

01 December, 2017

Russia and oil cartel OPEC agree to extend their oil production cut to December 2018, amid fears that the US output will spike amid rising prices.

On the costs of normalisation with Israel

30 November, 2017

Comment: Arab normalisation with Israel is tantamount to accepting the final liquidation of Palestinian lands and rights, writes Imad K. Harb.

Meet Zahra Lari, the world's first headscarf-wearing professional figure-skater

30 November, 2017

The UAE has become the first Arab state to join the International Skating Union thanks to up-and-coming athlete Zahra Lari, the first headscarf-wearing figure skater to compete internationally.

Exclusive: Riyadh agrees to attend Gulf summit in Kuwait

29 November, 2017

The summit comes at a delicate time after Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates and Egypt all cut ties with Qatar in June.

UAE and Saudi oil ministers dodge oil production question

28 November, 2017

Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih and his Emirati counterpart, Suhail al-Mazrouei dismissed journalists who questioned them on oil production as the pair left an event on Tuesday.

Saudi Arabia: Targeting scholars from Malaysia to Tunisia

28 November, 2017

Comment: Saudi Arabia's decision to ban the Qatar-based International Union of Muslim Scholars has sparked political controversy in Malaysia, Tunisia and beyond, writes James M. Dorsey.

Saudi crown prince's military alliance targets 'Palestinian terrorism'

27 November, 2017

A video at the opening meeting of an Islamic counter-terrorism alliance in Saudi Arabia caused a stir after using footage of Palestinian fighters to depict terrorists.

Iran, Turkey sign deal with Qatar to ease blockade

26 November, 2017

Iran and Turkey have signed a deal with Qatar to ease the movement of goods between the three countries after almost six months of a Saudi-led blockade on Doha.

Qatari GCC staff barred from entering Saudi Arabia

26 November, 2017

Three Qatari nationals who work for the Riyadh-based Gulf Cooperation Council were refused entry into Saudi Arabia by border officers on Saturday.

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