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Erdogan under fire over plea for cash

LIVE: Middle East continues containment measures as coronavirus red zone shifts to the West DUBAI: Middle East countries continue to implement containment measures to prevent…

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Oman reports its first death from coronavirus -state TV

ANKARA: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has been accused of dodging his responsibilities by launching a nationwide donation campaign to help low-income earners struggling with…

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Godfather of the Assad regime takes Rafik Hariri secrets to the grave

PARIS: The warning from Abdul-Halim Khaddam to Lebanese prime minister Rafik Hariri was unequivocal: “Beware of these crazy people … they can harm you.” As…

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Tunisia releases 1,420 prisoners over coronavirus

Snakes or animal genitals? Chinese BBQ pictures spark row in coronavirus-affected Egypt CAIRO: A barbecue party hosted by a group of Chinese expatriates in Cairo…

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Dubai gives motorists free parking amid coronavirus outbreak

Pressure for Turkey lockdown grows, Erdogan vows to sustain economy Turkey has stopped all international flights and limited domestic travel Authorities still haven’t ordered people…

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Dubai creates center for combating diseases and epidemics

DUBAI:  Car parking is free for two weeks in Dubai, state news agency WAM reported citing the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA).The decision covers all…

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Coronavirus crisis in Egypt has benefits

JEDDAH: Buying property in Turkey in return for Turkish citizenship has become a new way for Iranians to evade sanctions, mostly through the use of…

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Dubai Expo 2020 organizers ‘explore possibility’ of moving event to 2021

Mon, 2020-03-30 17:08 DUBAI: The Steering Committee of the Expo 2020 Dubai are exploring the possibility of postponing the event until October 2021. The expo was…

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Egypt announces death of doctor due to coronavirus 

ANKARA: Since January, as coronavirus disease (COVID-19) infections seeped out of China’s borders and into the world at large, many countries were caught napping. A…

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UAE extends distance learning until end of academic year

Dubai Expo 2020 steering committee ‘explore possibility’ of moving event to 2021 DUBAI: The Steering Committee of the Expo 2020 Dubai are exploring the possibility …

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