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Qatar's emir has pledged to invest $15 billion into the Turkish economy after arriving in Istanbul to meet with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday.

Saudi activists have reported the death of a detained cleric, claiming he died as a result of torture during his incarceration.

Russia's emerging rapport with Gulf state monarchies

Stasa Salacanin

Russia's emerging rapport with Gulf state monarchies

Analysis: Saudi Arabia and the UAE are now looking to Russia for security partnerships as well as economic cooperation, writes Stasa Salacanin.

Overthrow govt or lose Hajj, <em>Saudi</em> newspaper tells Qataris

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Overthrow govt or lose Hajj, Saudi newspaper tells Qataris

A Saudi paper has demanded Qataris make a choice between support for their government or their religious obligations with attending ...

US-made bomb 'discovered at Yemen school bus bomb site'

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US-made bomb 'discovered at Yemen school bus bomb site'

Remnants of US-made bomb were reportedly found at the site of the Saudi strike on a Yemeni school bus in Saada confirmed to have killed ...

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40 children killed in Yemen bus strike: Red Cross

A new casualty toll announced by the International Committee of the Red Cross said forty children were among 51 people killed in a Saudi-led coalition strike on a bus.

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Protests at funeral for Yemeni children killed in strike

Protests were held during a funeral for 29 Yemeni children killed in a Saudi-led coalition air strike.

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Saudis in talks to take Tesla private: Elon Musk

Tesla chief executive Elon Musk said he was in talks with Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund and other investors to take the electric ...

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UAE operating 27 clandestine, torture prisons in Yemen

At least 49 people have reportedly died in UAE-run prisons in South Yemen, with inmates subject to psychological, physical and sexual abuse.

EU seeks answers after <em>Saudi</em> <em>Arabia</em> detains rights activists

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EU seeks answers after Saudi Arabia detains rights activists

The European Union has asked Saudi Arabia to provide details on the arrests and charges facing women human rights activists ...

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Saudi Arabia intercepts Houthi missiles fired near Jizan

The Saudi-led military coalition has said that two Houthi missiles were intercepted on Friday after being fired at the southwestern ...

Imran Khan: The changing face of Pakistan's Gulf relations

Fazzur Rahman Siddiqui

Imran Khan: The changing face of Pakistan's Gulf relations

Comment: Pakistan's new prime minister Imran Khan hopes to avoid taking sides in the divisive politics of the Gulf region, but that's no easy ...

UN Security Council to meet on Yemen bus massacre

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UN Security Council to meet on Yemen bus massacre

An attack by the Saudi-led coalition on a school bus in rebel-held northern Yemen on Thursday killed at least 29 children.

<em>Saudi</em> <em>Arabia</em> and Egypt grant impunity with military pardons

Hannah Porter

Saudi Arabia and Egypt grant impunity with military pardons

Analysis: The military pardons issued by Saudi Arabia and Egypt are effectively an admission of misconduct, writes Hannah ...

Canada asks European allies for support in <em>Saudi</em> dispute

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Canada asks European allies for support in Saudi dispute

Canada has been disappointed that Western powers including the United States - a key ally of Saudi Arabia - did not publicly ...

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Saudi-led coalition defends deadly Yemen bus attack

A deadly airstrike on a bus in Yemen that killed dozens of children was claimed by the Saudi-led coalition which claimed it was targeting "Houthi combatants".

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Riyadh says Canada dispute not to affect oil sales

Saudi Arabia's diplomatic dispute with Canada over its arrest of women's rights activists will not affect the kingdom's oil sales to ...

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Dozens of children killed in Yemen bus attack

An attack on a bus carrying children in rebel-held northern Yemen on Thursday left dozens of people dead or wounded.

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One dead, several wounded after Saudi 'intercepts Yemen missile'

Saudi Arabia said it shot down a rebel missile, with shrapnel leaving a Yemeni resident dead and 11 wounded.

Canada's Trudeau refuses to back down in <em>Saudi</em> spat

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Canada's Trudeau refuses to back down in Saudi spat

Meanwhile Saudi Arabia's foreign minister says Canada "must correct its actions towards the kingdom".

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Saudi Arabia crucifies man convicted of murder

Saudi Arabia says it executed and crucified a man from Myanmar convicted of killing a woman and carrying out other crimes.

Russia sides with <em>Saudi</em> <em>Arabia</em> as Canada dispute escalates

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Russia sides with Saudi Arabia as Canada dispute escalates

Russia voiced support for Saudi Arabia on Wednesday amid an ongoing diplomatic rift with Canada, accusing the country of ...

<em>Saudi</em>-funded Al-Arabiya claims Canada arrested right-wing psychologist Jordan Peterson

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Saudi-funded Al-Arabiya claims Canada arrested right-wing psychologist Jordan Peterson

A Saudi-owned news website has claimed Canadian authorities detained controversial psychologist and bestselling author Jordan Peterson, ...

<em>Saudi</em> Prince Alwaleed buys $250m stake in Snapchat

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Saudi Prince Alwaleed buys $250m stake in Snapchat

Saudi Arabia's royal tycoon Prince Alwaleed bin Talal announced on Tuesday he had bought a 2.3% stake of tech company Snap, who owns ...

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