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Coordination failure reduces Arabs' UNESCO election win
Paris, June 23 (BNA): With only a few months left for the election of the new director general of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), the failure of Arab countries to agree on a single candidate is threatening to deprive them of the chance to seriously compete for the top job.
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British PM welcomes Saudi crown prince appointment
London, June 22 (BNA): British Prime Minister Theresa May has welcomed the appointment of HRH Prince Mohammed bin Salman as the Crown Prince and Deputy Prime Minister of Saudi Arabia.
2017/06/22 More
Traditions enliven Kelantan’s Ramadan bazaars
Kuala Lumpur, June 21 (BNA): Malaysia's east coast state of Kelantan is known for its array of mouth-watering traditional delicacies.
2017/06/21 More
MWL condemns terrorist attack in UK
Makkah, June 20 (BNA): The Muslim World League (MWL) has strongly condemned the terrorist attack that took place yesterday against a group of worshipers outside the Finsbury Park mosque, north of London, describing the crime as a picture of the brutality of terrorism in its hideous model of hatred.
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Ex-German chancellor dies
Berlin, June 16 (BNA): Germany's ex-chancellor and architect of its reunification, Helmut Kohl, died day at 87 at his house in Ludwigshafen, in the western state of Rhineland-Palatinate, German newspaper reported.
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Niger recalls ambassador to Doha
Niamey, June10 (BNA): Niger recalled its ambassador to Qatar in solidarity with Arab countries which severed diplomatic ties with Doha, in the backdrop of latest developments unfolding in the in the GCC region.
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President Trump: Time to call on Qatar to end funding terrorism
Washington, June 10 (BNA): US President Donald Trump has hailed the Arab Islamic American summit he attended last month in Riyadh and called on Qatar to end funding terrorism.
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Comoros cuts ties with Qatar
Moroni, June 7 (BNA): The United Republic of Comoros today decided to sever diplomatic relations with the State of Qatar.
2017/06/07 More
Scottish Premier sees independence in 2025
London, June 6 (BNA): Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon expectedher countryto gain independence from the United Kingdom by 2025. "I think Scotland will be independent, yes, but that's a choice for the Scottish people," she said in an ITV interview.
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OIC demands Qatar to honour its obligations
Jeddah, June 5 (BNA): The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) stressed that it has been closely following up on the current developments in the Gulf region after a number of member states had cut diplomatic ties with Qatar based on information and evidences confirming its implication in hostile acts waged against them.
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