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Qatar says it faces hostile campaign, particularly in US media
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Qatar says it faces hostile campaign, particularly in US media

Thursday, 25 May 2017 2:43 PM

Foreign minister speaks out a day after Gulf state accused hackers of attributing false remarks to the emir on state media

Emirati said to sue in the US over false ISIL allegations
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Emirati said to sue in the US over false ISIL allegations

Thursday, 25 May 2017 11:38 AM

Local police in Ohio pinned down and handcuffed UAE national Ahmed Al Menhali last year

Trump budget slashes Middle East aid by 80%
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Trump budget slashes Middle East aid by 80%

Thursday, 25 May 2017 10:55 AM

Proposals unveiled on Tuesday would cut aid to MENA countries by $850 million

OPEC moves closer to agreeing extension to oil output cut
Energy»

OPEC moves closer to agreeing extension to oil output cut

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 4:57 PM

Ministerial committee recommends another nine months of cuts through to March 2018

Defiant Dubai residents 'still planning UK trips'
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Defiant Dubai residents 'still planning UK trips'

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 1:43 PM

Heightened security alert following Manchester attack fails to deter travellers

Saudi Arabia defends Bahrain crackdown on Shiite supporters
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Saudi Arabia defends Bahrain crackdown on Shiite supporters

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 1:42 PM

Riyadh's foreign ministry says security of Bahrain is 'integral part' of Saudi security

UAE officials jailed for embezzlement in RAK case
Banking & Finance»

UAE officials jailed for embezzlement in RAK case

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 12:45 PM

Officials defrauded Ras Al Khaimah Investment Authority of $17.2 million, court documents show

Oman flies 'missing' Australian out of Yemen: ministry
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Oman flies 'missing' Australian out of Yemen: ministry

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 12:45 PM

Not immediately clear if man was Craig McAllister, who was abducted in the rebel-held Yemeni capital Sanaa in September

UAE, Saudi issue warning to citizens after UK raises terror threat level
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UAE, Saudi issue warning to citizens after UK raises terror threat level

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 11:04 AM

Embassies urge citizens to be cautious and avoid public gather

Five killed as Bahrain police open fire on Shiite protest
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Five killed as Bahrain police open fire on Shiite protest

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 10:35 AM

286 arrests were made, including fugitives that had escaped from Jau Prison

Prices of cigarettes, soft drinks in UAE to rise from Q4
Banking & Finance»

Prices of cigarettes, soft drinks in UAE to rise from Q4

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 9:14 AM

UAE to impose 100% excise tax on tobacco, and energy drinks, and 50% on soft drinks

Qatar says state news agency website hacked by 'unknown entity'
Media»

Qatar says state news agency website hacked by 'unknown entity'

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 8:28 AM

Qatar said false statements attributed to the country's Emir, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani were posted on QNA website, Twitter account

Trump's visit to Saudi a 'turning point': King Salman
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Trump's visit to Saudi a 'turning point': King Salman

Tuesday, 23 May 2017 9:04 AM

King Salman praised the US-Gulf agreement to target the financing of terrorism

Iran dismisses Trump's Saudi visit as 'just a show'
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Iran dismisses Trump's Saudi visit as 'just a show'

Monday, 22 May 2017 5:32 PM

Iran's newly re-elected President Hassan Rouhani says visit served 'no practical or political value'

Trump flight from Saudi to Israel thought to be first ever
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Trump flight from Saudi to Israel thought to be first ever

Monday, 22 May 2017 3:46 PM

Trump left Riyadh for Tel Aviv ahead of talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu


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