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German police arrest 3 suspected jihadists – Tunisian linked to museum attack

BERLIN, Feb 1, (AFP): German police said they arrested three people in Berlin on Tuesday suspected of trying to reach foreign “war zones” in order …

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Raising border issue with Kuwait ‘unjustified,’ says Iraqi premier

BAGHDAD, Feb 1, (KUNA): Iraqi Premier Haidar Al-Abadi termed as “unjustified” some parties’ raising issues of Khour (inlet) Abdullah and border demarcation with State of …

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HH Amir attends ‘Janadriyah 31’ in Riyadh

RIYADH, Feb 1, (KUNA): His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah attended Wednesday the opening ceremony of the National Festival for Heritage and …

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IRAQIS CALL FOR REVIEW, RECIPROCITY – US embassy posts ban advisory

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 31, (Agencies): Under the Executive Order signed on Jan 27, 2017, referencing Section 212(f) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, visa issuance …

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Trump fires acting AG over ban defiance – Move reflects mounting conflict

WASHINGTON, Jan 31, (Agencies): In an extraordinary public showdown, President Donald Trump fired the acting attorney general of the United States after she publicly questioned …

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India urges credible crackdown – Protests as cleric held

LAHORE, Pakistan, Jan 31, (AFP): Protests were held in Pakistan’s major cities Tuesday after authorities detained one of the alleged masterminds of the 2008 Mumbai …

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Iraqi MPs vote in favor of travel ban on US – Baghdad urges US to review ban

BAGHDAD, Jan 30, (Agencies): Iraqi lawmakers voted Monday to call on the government to enact a reciprocal travel ban on Americans if Washington does not …

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TRUMP, SAUDI KING BACK ENFORCING IRAN N-DEAL – Sides agree on terror fight

BEIRUT, Jan 30, (Agencies): US President Donald Trump and Saudi King Salman spoke for over an hour by telephone on Sunday, agreeing to step up …

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Mosque shooting kills 6 – Amir condoles Canada

QUEBEC CITY/TORONTO, Jan 30, (Agencies): Police were investigating a single suspect in a shooting at a Quebec City mosque that killed six people, with a second …

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Kuwait awaits consular guidance – Ban Americans, say Iraqis

BAGHDAD, Jan 29, (Agencies): An Iraqi paramilitary umbrella group fighting against jihadists called Sunday for Baghdad to bar Americans from the country after Washington began …

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