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Palestinians protest US vice president's visit
Ramallah, Jan. 23 (BNA): A general strike is observed today throughout Palestine in protest against US Vice President Mike Pence's visit to the old city of Jerusalem, and US recognition of the holy city as capital of Israel.
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NATO-ICI Centre focuses on cybersecurity, crises management
Kuwait, Jan. 23 (BNA): An official at Kuwait's National Security Bureau said Kuwait-based Regional Centre of NATO and Istanbul Cooperation Initiative (ICI) was currently focusing on cybersecurity, crises management, energy security and civil emergencies planning.
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Kuwait to host Arab Water Conference2018
Cairo, Jan. 23 (BNA): A Kuwaiti official said that his country is fully ready to host the third edition of the Arab Water Conference due in May, where attendees will be discussing a range of water issues.
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Arab coalition donates $ 1.5 billion to Yemeni people
Riyadh, Jan. 23 (BNA): Advisor to the Saudi Royal Court and General Supervisor of King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre Dr. Abdullah Abdulaziz Al-Rabiah has announced that the coalition countries will donate 1.5 billion dollars and more than 50% of Yemen's humanitarian response plan issued by the United Nations for 2018.
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"UN's envoy to Yemen intends to step down"
New York, Jan. 23 (BNA): The United Nations envoy to Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed has told the UN Secretary-General that "he intends to step down from his post at the end of his term in February".
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UAE serviceman falls in the line of duty
Abu Dhabi, Jan. 22 (BNA): Emirati serviceman first corporal Abdullah Mohammed Ahmed Dahmani fell in the line of duty while carrying out his duties as part of the Saudi-led Arab Coalition's Operation Restoring Hope in support of legitimacy in Yemen. The UAE Armed Forces General Command offered its condolences to the family of the martyr, praying to Almighty Allah to rest his soul in eternal peace and bestow solace to his family.
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Palestinian President to address EU council
Brussels, Jan. 22 (BNA): Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is scheduled to deliver a speech to the European Union’s 28 foreign ministers meeting in the Belgian capital Brussels after meeting with the EU's foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini.
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Kuwaiti Amir’s contributions praised
Cairo, Jan. 22 (BNA): Director-General of Arab League’s Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization (ALECSO) Dr. Saud Al-Harbi has praised the Amir of Kuwait HH Shaikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah for contributing to maintaining region's stability.
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OIC foreign ministers condemn Iran's hostile policies
Jeddah, Jan. 22 (BNA): Saudi Foreign Affairs Minister Adel bin Ahmad Al-Jubeir has affirmed that the foreign ministers of the Organization of the Islamic Cooperation (OIC) unanimously support a strong resolution condemning Iran once again for its hostile policies and calling to address these aggressive policies.
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Oman, US military cooperation discussed
Muscat, Jan. 21(BNA): Oman’s Minister Responsible for Defence Affairs Badr bin Saud bin Harib Al-Busaidi today received US Central Command Land Component Commander (CFLCC) Lieutenant-General, General Michael X. Garreth, currently on visit to Muscat. Oman News Agency (ONA) said that the two sides had reviewed aspects of military cooperation between the Sultanate of Oman and the United States of America, in addition to other issues of mutual interest.
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