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Jordan condemns Israeli decision allowing ‘extremists’ to pray at Al-Aqsa Mosque

Amman, May 23 (IANS) Jordan has condemned an Israeli court decision allowing “extremists” to pray at the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in…

Saudi Arabia re-elected president of ALECSO’s executive council

RIYADH (RAHNUMA): Saudi Arabia has been unanimously re-elected to chair the executive council of the Tunis-based Arab League Educational, Cultural and…

Emir says Qatar is ready to contribute to every effort to mediate between Russia and Ukraine

RIYADH (RAHNUMA): Qatar’s emir said on Monday that he is ready to contribute to every international and regional effort to…

Iran sees breakthrough in ties with Gulf Arab states: Official

Tehran, May 23 (IANS) The relations between Iran and Gulf Arab states have seen a “breakthrough” since President Ebrahim Raisi assumed…

Europe keen to advance level of partnership with Saudi Arabia: Envoy

RIYADH (RAHNUMA): The European Union’s Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Patrick Simonnet confirmed on Friday that the bloc is keen to…

Saudi Arabia reiterates its commitment to protecting rights of workers

RIYADH (RAHNUMA): Saudi Arabia has developed three policies to increase the protection of workers’ rights, Sattam Alharbi, Deputy Minister of…

New Saudi academy to train nationals in military sector

RIYADH (RAHNUMA): Saudi nationals are to be trained to work in the military and defense industries sector following an announcement…

Saudi deputy defense minister, Blinken discuss common vision to ‘confront Iran’s destabilizing policies’

RIYADH (RAHNUMA): Saudi Deputy Defense Minister Prince Khalid bin Salman met US Secretary of State Antony Blinken in Washington, the…

Saudi Arabia tells UN meeting on food security ‘global cooperation is vital’

RIYADH (RAHNUMA) A Saudi Ministry of Foreign Affairs official confirmed Wednesday that the Kingdom had taken crucial steps to enhance food…

UAE pushes for more local startups as it strives to be home of unicorns: Minister

DUBAI (RAHNUMA) The UAE is supporting more Emiratis to become entrepreneurs as the Gulf nation plans to become home to unicorns —…
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