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Syrian rebels see Idlib deal as victory, Damascus as test for Turkey

  • Iran has fought as an ally of President Bashar Assad in the Syrian conflict alongside Russian forces
  • Russian and Turkish troops are to enforce a new demilitarised zone in the Idlib region
By Reuters ·

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Russia says Israel to blame for downed plane over Syria

  • A Russian military jet carrying 15 servicemen vanished from radar over the Mediterranean Sea
  • Vladimir Putin attempted to defuse tensions, blaming a chain of tragic and chance circumstances
By Arab News ·


Pakistan’s PM arriving in Saudi Arabia Tuesday in first foreign visit

  • King Salman will host a State banquet for Imran Khan at the Royal Court
  • The prime minister and his delegation will fly to Abu Dhabi after concluding their visit to the Kingdom on Sept. 19
By Arab News Pakistan ·


Libya rivals clash south of capital, causing blackouts

  • Tuesday morning’s clashes centered on the main road to Tripoli’s long-closed international airport
  • Libya’s National Electricity Company said its network had been damaged, causing a total blackout across the country
By AFP ·


Drifter charged in stabbing death of champ golfer in Iowa

  • Celia Barquin Arozamena was found in a pond at Coldwater Golf Links in Ames, about 50 kilometers north of Des Moines
  • A police dog tracked Barquin’s scent to a temporary camp along a creek near the golf course, where a suspect was apprehended
By AP ·


Pakistan PM Khan expected to boost aid and trade from visit to Kingdom

  • Pakistan imports more than $13 billion of oil
  • Agriculture expected to be key focus
By Khurshid Ahmed ·


Europol warns on Daesh cyber threat



Manchester City have the best players in the world and are ready to win Champions League, claims Mikel Arteta

  • Abu Dhabi-owned club start as favorites to land the biggest trophy in club football.
  • City face Group F rivals Lyon home in opener.
By Arab News ·

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Arabic cinema wins over movie-goers

  • Oscar-nominated Saudi Arabian director Haifaa Al-Mansour premiered her short film set in Riyadh, ‘The Wedding Singer’s Daughter,’ at the Venice Film Festival
  • Earlier in the year Ziad Doueiri was the first Lebanese film director to be nominated for an Oscar with his film ‘The Insult’