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Turkey endorses super presidency in cliff-hanger referendum

2017/04/16 At: 23:48

“This is a historic decision where people voted for their future. This administrative reform might just be 18 articles but its contents mean it is deep-rooted,” added Erdogan. He called …

Assad’s backers say US aggression in Syria crosses ‘red lines’

2017/04/09 At: 22:01

A joint command centre made up of the forces of Russian, Iran and Hezbollah said the US strike on a Syrian airbase crossed “red lines,” hours after the US indicated …



Kuwait’s sporting crisis hides succession issues

2016/12/25 At: 00:38

The sporting crisis that has gripped Kuwait for months is part of a wider domestic political strug­gle that could define the future of the country for decades, a Kuwaiti source …

Lebanon gets a new cabinet; challenges remain

2016/12/25 At: 00:35

The Lebanese political dy­namic that emerged with the election of Michel Aoun as president seven weeks ago was reinforced by the formation of a national ac­cord cabinet that comprises mem­bers …

On visit to Saudi Arabia, Kerry hopes for new Yemen ceasefire

2016/12/25 At: 00:31

– US Secretary of State John Kerry expressed the hope in Saudi Arabia on Sunday that a new ceasefire in the Yemen conflict could be agreed within two weeks. On …

Libya officially declares liberation of Sirte from ISIS

2016/12/25 At: 00:05

Libya’s unity government leader Fayez al-Sarraj on Saturday officially announced the end of military operations in Sirte, after the liberation from Islamic State group forces of what was the last …

Berlin attack suspect killed in Italy

2016/12/25 At: 00:04

The suspect in the Berlin Christmas market truck attack was killed in a pre-dawn shoot-out with police in a suburb of the northern Italian city of Milan on Friday, Italy’s …