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Over 26 injured in Yemeni rebel attack at Saudi airport

RIYADH (AFP) – A Yemeni rebel missile attack on an airport in southwestern Saudi Arabia wounded 26 civilians on Wednesday, the Saudi-led coalition fighting the rebels said.. Eight of those wounded at Abha airport were admitted to hospital, coalition spokesman Turki al-Malki said in a statement carried by the official …

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Pak-Kuwait relations to be transformed into eco-partnership: FM Qureshi

ISLAMABAD -UNS : Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi says Pakistan and Kuwait have agreed to transform bilateral relationship into economic partnership and there are bright chances of growth in cooperation for mutual prosperity. This he stated in a statement issued after the conclusion of two-day official visit to Kuwait. The …

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The fallacy of soccer’s magical bridge-building qualities

By James M. Dorsey Edited remarks at Brookings seminar in Doha: Lessons from the 2019 Asian Cup: Sports, Globalization, and Politics in the Arab World. Imagining himself as a peacemaker in a conflict-ridden part of the world, FIFA President Gianni Infantino sees a 2022 World Cup shared by Qatar with …

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KSA denounces US recognition of Golan Heights as Israeli territory

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia denounced US President Donald Trump’s recognition of Israel’s 1981 annexation of the Golan Heights, a statement released by the Saudi Press Agency said early on Tuesday. “Attempts to impose fait accompli do not change the facts,” the statement said. It said the Golan Heights was an “occupied …

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Saudi gas export plans shine new light on efforts to isolate Iran

By James M. Dorsey Saudi plans to become a major gas exporter within a decade raise questions about what the real goal of the kingdom’s policy, and by extension that of the United States, is towards Iran. Officially both Saudi Arabia and the US, which last year withdrew from the …

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Turkey ready to de-escalate tensions between Pakistan, India: Erdogan

TRABZON: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said Turkey is ready to do its part to de-escalate tension between Pakistan and India. Addressing a campaign rally in Trabzon, he hailed Pakistan’s move in handing over an Indian pilot downed in the recent tension, adding that he looks forward to seeing …

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Woman killed by Israeli fire in border protests: Gaza ministry

GAZA CITY, Palestinian Territories (AFP) – A Palestinian woman was shot dead by Israeli forces during protests along the Gaza border Friday, the health ministry in the Hamas-run enclave said. Ministry spokesman Ashraf al-Qudra told AFP the woman, who was not identified, was shot in the head east of Gaza …

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