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War with Iran is the mother of all wars, Rouhani warns Trump

  • Rouhani warned Trump on Sunday: “Do not play with the lion’s tail or else you will regret it”
  • Trump suggested Iranian leaders are “going to call me and say ‘let’s make a deal’” but Iran rejected talks
By Reuters ·


Hundreds of Syrian ‘White Helmets’ evacuated by Israel to Jordan

  • Israeli military said it had completed “a humanitarian effort to rescue members of a Syrian civil organization and their families ... due to an immediate threat to their lives”
  • The evacuation came at the request of the US and several European countries
By Reuters ·

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Israel to reopen Gaza goods crossing Tuesday if calm maintained: Lieberman

  • Israel to reopen goods crossing with the blockaded Gaza Strip on Tuesday if calm maintained
  • The crossing point has been closed since July 9 partly because of the use of kites carrying fire bombs
By AFP ·

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KSA must become more resilient against cyberattacks

  • Healthcare data is of particular interest to hackers because it can be used to blackmail people in positions of power
  • A trained security professional cannot win the battle against cybercrime with just a mere knowledge of IT security
By Jennifer Bell ·


Migrant groups demand public apology from Kuwaiti blogger

  • Al-Qattan complained about new laws giving Filipino household workers at least one day off a week
  • Al-Qattan “continues to cling to a backward outlook which literally belongs to the dark ages,” they said
By Ellie Aben ·


Pope appeals for end of migrant shipwrecks, prays for dead

  • Pope Francis has lamented the latest migrant deaths in shipwrecks of smugglers’ boats
  • Francis in his traditional Sunday appearance to faithful in St. Peter’s Square expressed sorrow over recent deaths in the Mediterranean Sea
By AP ·


German industry groups warn US on tariffs before Trump-Juncker meeting

  • Washington imposed tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from the EU, Canada and Mexico on June 1
  • Trump is threatening to extend them to EU cars and car parts
By Reuters ·


Al-Hilal fine tune preparations in Austria and integrate new boy Andre Carrillo

  • Saudi champions play Slovenia’s NK Kalcer Radomlje on Sunday
  • Peru World Cup star Carrillo has trained with his new teammates
By John Duerden ·


Facebook suspends Boston analytics firm over data usage

  • Facebook said Friday that Crimson Hexagon is cooperating and that so far its investigation hasn’t found evidence that the firm obtained Facebook or Instagram information inappropriately
By AP ·

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Egypt tightens grip on media with new bill

By Kenzy Fahmy ·