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May 9, 2018

Israeli Merkava tanks are seen in a deployment area near the Syrian border in the Israel-annexed Golan Heights on May 10, 2018 (AFP)
15:04 GMT
Trump thinks he's giving the U.S. another tool to deal with Iran.
A Rohingya refugee receives an oral cholera vaccine from a Bangladeshi volunteer at the Thankhali refugee camp. (Indranil Mukherjee / AFP)
20:00 GMT
The United Nations announced Tuesday it is launching a campaign to vaccinate Rohingya refugees at growing risk of cholera as monsoon season begins in Bangladesh.

May 21, 2018

The Haramain high-speed rail link is among the Saudi infrastructure projects catching the attention of international investors. (AN)
08:44 GMT
A leading London-based financial expert, in charge of funds worth £2.3 billion ($3.1 billion), is ready to boost his firm’s investments in companies in the Kingdom, as its reform program begins to create significant economic opportunities.

May 20, 2018

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10:10 GMT
Saudi authorities arrested seven women's rights activists as lifting of the driving ban approaches, Human Rights Watch said.

May 18, 2018

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg in the Cabinet Room at the White House in Washington, DC, on May 17, 2018. (NICHOLAS KAMM / AFP)
11:43 GMT
President Donald Trump dismissed the idea of applying the "Libyan model" for denuclearizing North Korea, as previously proposed by national security adviser John Bolton.

May 17, 2018

L'Oréal Paris Ambassador Daniella Rahmeh is staring in her first Ramadan series titled "Tango" (Source: daniellarahme - Instagram)
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Seems like Ramadan 2018 will witness a heated viewership competition between Lebanese actresses. The Lebanese beauties took it to their social media to promote for the series that will start screening today, while each hopes the series she star in would be a success. Here is a slideshow of this Ramadan's series posters with Lebanese lead actresses.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau gestures as he arrives for New York University's commencement ceremony/AFP
10:32 GMT
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has called for an investigation into why Israeli soldiers shot a Canadian doctor in Gaza.
Palestinians burn tyres near the Strip border on May 14, 2018. (AFP/File Photo)
08:46 GMT
More than 60 unarmed Palestinians were shot dead by Israeli forces on Monday on Gaza borders and thousands injured.

May 16, 2018

Jordanian Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi tells CNN “We have to recognise that the source of all evils is occupation. You cannot build peace on crushing peoples’ rightful aspirations; you cannot build peace on blood and you cannot build peace on violence...' (AFP/ File Photo)
12:25 GMT
Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi has said ending the Israeli occupation and restoring the rights of Palestinians is the only path to peace.

May 10, 2018

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18:00 GMT
The Justice Department on Wednesday filed complaints in Florida and California to stop three companies from offering experimental stem cell treatments.
Final stages of municipal elections kick off in northern Lebanon /AFP
15:46 GMT
The results of Lebanon's last parliamentary elections may have reshuffled the cards but only between the traditional class. While Saad Al Hariri is likely to stay in power as Prime Minister there will likely be much horse-trading especially since his party lost a third of its seats.
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07:59 GMT
Saudi Arabia should stop the deportation of migrants to Yemen, the U.N. said on Wednesday, with thousands already sent back to the war-torn country.