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Islamists hold small protests in Egypt, 5 killed

Egyptian security forces quickly put down scattered protests Friday as an attempt by Islamists to hold the first major anti-government rallies in months fizzled, with... Read more »

Nov. 28, 2014


Saudi king urges Egypt to back Gulf accord

Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah on Wednesday called on regional ally Egypt to back a reconciliation agreement reached between Gulf states and Qatar following months of... Read more »

Nov. 19, 2014


Saudi top diplomat criticizes Iran over conflicts

Saudi Arabia's foreign minister on Monday lashed out at regional rival Iran, accusing the Shiite powerhouse of having forces inside Syria, Iraq and Yemen, and... Read more »

Oct. 13, 2014


$5.4 billion pledged to Gaza Strip after Israel-Hamas war

A donor conference in Cairo to raise money to rebuild the Gaza Strip after this year's war between Hamas and Israel ended with pledges of $5.4 billion for... Read more »

Oct. 12, 2014

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Yemen's crisis reflects arc of Arab Spring revolts

Yemen's 2011 Arab Spring revolt began with a nucleus of young men and women, a mix of socialists, secularists and moderate Islamists. In the capital's "Change Square,"... Read more »

Oct. 12, 2014


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