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Qatar takes UAE to UN's highest court over blockade

Move comes a year after the UAE, along with Bahrain, Egypt and Saudi Arabia cut diplomatic and trade ties with Doha.

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Saudi Arabia: Houthi missile attack kills three in Jizan

Three civilians killed in the province of Jizan in southern Saudi Arabia, bordering Yemen, Saudi military says.

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Syrian forces launch deadly air raids in Idlib

Attacks on villages surrounding government-controlled pocket kill at least 16, including young girl, White Helmets says.

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Rouhani criticises US for 'imposing US policies on rest of world'

Iranian president says US withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal poses potential threat to the world.

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Fire breaks out at ballot warehouse in Baghdad

The ballot boxes are part of a manual recount of votes from the May election ordered by parliament.

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PM al-Abadi: Fire at ballot box warehouse plot to harm Iraq

PM says burning of Baghdad site where ballot boxes from disputed vote were kept aimed at sabotaging democracy.

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Saudi Arabia to host meeting over Jordan economic crisis

The summit, which will be held in Mecca, will be attended by Jordan, the United Arab Emirates and Kuwait.

Saudi King Salman, Jordan's King Abdullah II

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Hezbollah and Iran 'to stay in Syria until it is liberated'

Lebanese parliament speaker says Hezbollah and Iran will not quit Syria until its 'territorial integrity' is regained.

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Lebanon freezes UNHCR staff permits over Syria refugees spat

Foreign minister accuses UN agency of 'spreading fear' and discouraging Syrian refugees from returning home.

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UN: Attack on Yemen's Hudaida to have 'catastrophic' impact

UN raises the spectre of mass casualties in the port city of Hudaida as fresh fighting erupts in Yemen's Marib province.

Hudaida

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