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Syria Promotes Tourism, Despite Devastation of Civil War

Advertisement Across Syria, buildings lie in ruin. Millions have fled their homes. And historic sites have been shattered, either by military bombardment or at the hands of the Islamic State. But Syrian authorities were hoping that foreign visitors would look ...

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Global NCD Alliance Forum in Sharjah – Day Three: NCD Alliance Launches Essential Civil Society Atlas

Global NCD Alliance Forum in Sharjah – Day Three: NCD Alliance Launches Essential Civil Society Atlas

Sharjah – On the final day of the second Global NCD (Non-communicable Diseases) Alliance Forum in Sharjah, hundreds of delegates have been told that in order to progress, partnerships and alliances were essential across all sectors including civil societies, targeted ...

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Bahraini civil society group under pressure after Israel visit

DUBAI (Reuters) – A Bahraini civil society group has defended sending a delegation to Israel as a gesture of tolerance and coexistence, state news agency BNA has reported, after news of the visit sparked wide anger on social media. The ...

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Trump, Rejecting Calls to Stay Away, Speaks at Civil Rights Museum

JACKSON, Miss. — President Trump’s presence jolted the opening of a civil rights museum here on Saturday, generating boycotts from some leaders in the movement and small protests by activists as the state’s attempt to confront its racially violent past ...

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Ex-president Saleh dead after switching sides in Yemen's civil war

SANAA/DUBAI (Reuters) – Veteran former president Ali Abdullah Saleh was killed in a roadside attack on Monday after switching sides in Yemen’s civil war, abandoning his Iran-aligned Houthi allies in favor of a Saudi-led coalition, foes and supporters said. A ...

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Yemen's ex-president Saleh shot dead after switching sides in civil war

SANAA/DUBAI (Reuters) – Veteran former president Ali Abdullah Saleh was killed in a shooting on Monday after switching sides in Yemen’s civil war, abandoning his Iran-aligned Houthi allies in favor of a Saudi-led coalition, foes and supporters said. FILE PHOTO: ...

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Baghdad to pay Peshmerga, Kurdistan civil servants

Related Articles BAGHDAD/ANKARA: Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi announced on Tuesday that federal security forces had redeployed in all disputed areas adjacent to the Kurdish region.He added that his government would pay the delayed salaries of Kurdish troops and government ...

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