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Award winners announced
Abu Dhabi, Feb. 19 (BNA): The Khalifa International Award for Date Palm and Agricultural Innovation has announced the winners of its 10th edition.
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Kuwaiti Amir pays inmates' debts
Kuwait, Feb. 19 (BNA): "The Amir His Highness Shaikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah has ordered the payment of debts of Kuwaiti and expatriate inmates," said the Amiri Diwan in a statement,
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Saudi bans live poultry imports from Afghanistan
Riyadh, Feb. 19 (BNA): Saudi Arabia has temporarily banned imports of live birds, hatching eggs and chicks from Afghanistan after a highly contagious bird flu virus was reported in Afghanistan.
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UAE serviceman killed in Yemen
Abu Dhabi, Feb. 18 (BNA): The General Command of the UAE Armed Forces has announced the martyrdom of Sergeant Khalifa Hashel Al Mesmari while carrying out his duties within the operations of the Saudi-led Arab Coalition to back the legitimate government in Yemen.
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Palm tree cultivation in Oman explained
Muscat, Feb. 18 (BNA): The Omani famer has a close relationship with the date palm tree since ancient times. He pays attention and care to the fruits that constitute his and his family's food throughout the seasons. He benefits from its fronds to make handicraft products that are passed on to the generations, which represent an additional revenue for him and a marketable commodity.
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Coalition begins to sweep Al Qaeda from Hadramaut
Hadramaut, Feb. 18 (BNA): Supported by the UAE Armed Forces, the pro-legitimacy Saudi-led Coalition in Yemen has started a sweeping operation to drive elements of Al Qaeda from the entire Wadi Al Masini, Hadramaut.
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UN chief appoints new special envoy for Yemen
New York, Feb. 18 (BNA): UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has announced the appointment of Martin Griffiths of the United Kingdom as his Special Envoy for Yemen.
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Houthi militias' execution of Yemeni citizens condemned
Aden, Feb. 18 (BNA): Yemen's Ministry of Human Rights has condemned death sentences imposed by Iranian-backed Houthi coup militias against Yemeni citizens in Sanaa.
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Saudi Arabia condemns Nigeria suicide attack
Riyadh, Feb. 17 (BNA): An official source at the Saudi Ministry of Foreign Affairs has expressed Saudi Arabia's condemnation of the suicide attack that took place in Nigeria's north-eastern city of Maiduguri.
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7 terrorists killed, 498 arrested in Sinai
Cairo, Feb. 17 (BNA): Seven terrorists have been killed while eight locations used by terror elements have been completely destroyed within the on-going Comprehensive Military Operation in Sinai 2018, a statement by the Egyptian Armed Forces said today.
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