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FIFA commends Qatar for transferring Gulf Cup to Kuwait

10 December, 2017

FIFA has commended Qatar for agreeing to move the 2017 Gulf Cup to Kuwait following a last-minute decision by football's governing body to lift a ban on the country.

Muslims pray outside White House to protest Jerusalem move

09 December, 2017

Hundreds of worshippers laid out their prayer mats at a park in front of the president's residence.

Libya's Sufi shrines under attack by 'extremist militias': HRW

09 December, 2017

Human Rights Watch has condemned a series of attacks against Sufi shrines in Libya carried out by 'extremist' militia groups.

Iraq militia threatens US forces after Trump Jerusalem move

07 December, 2017

Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital makes US troops in Iraq a target, a militia has said, while Abadi's government has urged the US to backtrack.

After Jerusalem, Trump will have blood on his hands

06 December, 2017

Comment: Israel's support for Trump's embassy move would expose its 'desire for peace' as a lie, writes Hilary Aked.

UAE, Saudi Arabia announce new partnership in GCC 'rebuff'

05 December, 2017

The UAE and Saudi Arabia announced the formation of a new partnership group separate from the GCC in a clear snub ahead of a meeting in Kuwait

Suspension of UK aid set to benefit Syrian extremists

04 December, 2017

The Free Syrian Police programme's administrators say the UK government's decision to suspend funding over a contentious BBC documentary will benefit extremist groups.

CIA chief 'warned' Iran's Soleimani over Iraq aggression

03 December, 2017

US CIA chief Mike Pompeo has sent a letter to Revolutionary Guards commander Qassem Soleimani expressing his concern over Iran’s increasingly threatening behaviour in Iraq.

Twin suicide bombings kill dozens in Nigeria

03 December, 2017

At least 13 people were killed and more than 50 wounded in a dual suicide bomb attack at a busy morning market in northeast Nigeria on Saturday.

US defence secretary meets with Egyptian officials in Cairo

02 December, 2017

Mattis' visit was part of a five-day trip 'to re-affirm the enduring US commitment to partnership in the Middle East, West Africa and South Asia.'

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