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Kingdom Signs ‘Riyadh Agreement’ For Political Settlement In Yemen

Salman

Addressing the Shoura Council meeting, the Saudi Arabian King Salman has expressed his hopes of now the recently signed agreement with Yemeni people might bring peace to the nation. The legitimate government in Yemen and the Southern Transitional Council (STC) recently signed the “Riyadh Agreement” under the auspices of Saudi …

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Safadi Withdrawals Candidacy In Lebanon

Lebanon

The promising candidate that was going to replace the outgoing PM Saad Hariri, has withdrawn his name, leaving little hope for a new government to come into motion in Lebanon soon. Mohammad Safadi, a former finance minister’s name had been proposed by political bigwigs, at the expense of the nation …

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Iran’s top leader warns ‘thugs’ as protests reach 100 cities

Ali Khamenei

Iran’s supreme leader on Sunday cautiously backed the government’s decision to raise gasoline prices by 50% after days of widespread protests, calling those who attacked public property during demonstrations “thugs” and signaling that a potential crackdown loomed. The government shut down internet access across the nation of 80 million people …

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Iran Releases Long Term Prisoners To Save Face

Ali Khamenei

In a surprising move, the supreme leader of Iran Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has granted pardon to almost 3500 prisoners on which 32 were being held on “security” charges. These were essentially university students and journalists. Those convicted of armed opposition against Iran were not granted a pardon.  The announcement came following the Islamic holiday …

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Turkey Has No Intentions Of Clearing Off Syria Unless Others Do- Erdogan

Turkey

Turkish President Recap Tayyip Erdogan sounded politically correct when he said that Ankara’s intentions to remain in Syria are straight- “unless all other countries pull their support from Syria, we are not leaving.” His other reason for justification is that “we will not let up until every last terrorist leaves …

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Civilians Second Sistani Sentiment, Want Iran Out Of Iraq

Karbala

The anti-government sentiment in Karbala, Iraq has been heightened with an anti-Iran shout. The civilian population has reportedly attacked the Iranian consulate in Iraq, as a mark of retaliation and protest against Tehran’s involvement in Iraqi politics, in an attempt to favour the present government. Slogans speaking against the Iranian …

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French Anti Terror Magistrate Pushes For Fair Trial At Home For French Origin Syrian Militants

David De Pas

The French anti-terror magistrate is keen that militants be sent back to their countries of origin and be given a fair trial, instead of being refused entry. A similar thought has been doing rounds in Malaysia when militants of Malaysian origins had expressed a desire to return back home, after …

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