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OIC Summit to discus US Jerusalem move
Istanbul, Dec. 13 (BNA): President Mahmoud Abbas has met Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Istanbul, Turkey.
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White House security advisor to quit post
Washington, Dec. 9 (BNA): White House Deputy National Security Advisor Dina Habib Powell, who helped guide Trump administration's policy on the Middle East, is reportedly exiting her post.
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US decision suspended for six months
Washington, Dec. 7 (BNA): Hours after "recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel," President Donald Trump issued a memorandum that "will delay the move of the US embassy from Tel Aviv for six months."
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Egyptian, Russian leaders discuss regional crises
Cairo, Dec. 4 (BNA): Egyptian President Abdul Fattah el-Sisi has today received a phone call from Russian President Vladimir Putin, said the Middle East Agency. The two leaders discussed the current developments unfolding in the Middle East and concerted efforts to restore stability in the Middle East and reach political solutions, particularly the Syrian and Libyan issues, based on the UN resolutions.
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13 dead, 2 missing in South Korean boat accident
Incheon, Dec. 3 (BNA): A South Korean chartered fishing boat capsized off the country's western coast on Sunday after colliding with a bigger tanker, leaving 13 people dead and two missing, the Korea Coast Guard said.
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Saudi-Malaysia partnership praised
Kuala Lumpur, Nov. 28 (BNA): Saudi Minister of Islamic Affairs, Call and Guidance Shaikh Saleh bin Abdulaziz bin Mohammed Al-Shaikh has described his participation in thethe International Conference of ASEAN Muslims as a real proof of partnership between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Malaysian government.
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IMCTC ministerial meeting concludes
Riyadh, Nov. 27 (BNA): The Defence Ministers of the Islamic Military Counter Terrorism Coalition (IMCTC) have emphasised their countries' resolve to coordinate and unite their efforts to ward off the dangers of terrorism.
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Saudi anti-terrorism role highlighted
Riyadh, Nov. 27 (BNA): Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Secretary-General Abdullatif bin Rashid Al Zayani said the first meeting of the Council of Ministers of Defense in the countries of the Islamic Military Counter-Terrorism Coalition (IMCTC) was an important and pioneering step on the way to confront terrorism, violence and extremism with a unified collective willpower.
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Holy Quran universal peace message highlighted
Brussels, Nov. 26 (BNA): A one-day conference of imams from European countries has ended in Brussels by highlighting the message of peace that the Holy Quran sends to humanity.
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Burkina Faso terrorist attack condemned
Jeddah, Nov. 20 (BNA): The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) strongly condemned the terrorist attack perpetrated by a group at Taouremba, in Soum Province, Burkina Faso, leaving six people dead. OIC Secretary-General, Dr. Youssef Bin A. Othaimeen, reiterated rejection of criminal acts and stated that security is a common good of paramount importance for the Sahel countries. He affirmed that no one has the right to undermine people’s peace and tranquility.
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