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Beit Hail in Saudi Arabia’s north showcases local heritage

  • HAIL: The Beit Hail 15-day festival was launched on Wednesday showcasing local heritage including incense burners, daggers, wicker baskets, and clothes with ancient Thamudic and Sadu embroidery. Dep. Gov. of Hail Prince Faisal bin Fahd inaugurated the event at Aja Park with the undersecretary...
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The Line city impresses Makkah governor, plans to book first 

  • JEDDAH: The architecture of the futuristic city, The Line, has impressed Makkah Gov. Prince Khalid Al-Faisal, who says he will be the first to book an accommodation once it is complete. Prince Khalid made the remarks in a tweet following his visit to the NEOM exhibition to see the design...
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FIFA officially advances World Cup start by a day to Nov. 20

  • DOHA: FIFA on Thursday officially brought forward the opening match of this year’s World Cup by one day to Nov. 20 in a rare change so that hosts Qatar feature in the gala game. Football’s top officials universally approved the decision, FIFA said in a statement while Qatar said it would give...
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Assassins Creed: Why the plot to kill John Bolton is in the DNA of the Iranian regime

  • QAMISHLI, Syria/JEDDAH: For the past year, unbeknown to the citizens of Washington D.C., an assassin had allegedly been stalking the streets of the US capital searching for a prime target: A former high-ranking American official whose killing would shake the world and serve as a symbol of ...
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Hamas ‘wins with Israel but loses with Palestinians’: Analysts

  • AMMAN: Long after the dust of the latest attack on Gaza has settled, the Hamas movement — the predominant power in the Gaza Strip — has yet to overcome the political fallout of its refusal to join fellow Islamic Jihad in retaliation against Israel. Leading Palestinian pollster Khalil Shi...
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US envoy to Yemen visiting Saudi Arabia, other Gulf nations amid Houthi escalation in Shabwa

  • LONDON: The US special envoy for Yemen, Tim Lenderking, began a tour of Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Oman on Aug. 11, and members of his team have traveled to Jordan, as part of intense diplomatic efforts to extend a UN-mediated truce in Yemen and bolster peace efforts. “The special envoy and hi...
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Outgoing Danish ambassador reflects on his time in Saudi Arabia

  • RIYADH: Denmark’s ambassador in Saudi Arabia, Ole Emil Moesby, will bid the Kingdom farewell at the end of his tour of duty in Riyadh later this month. “From the bottom of my heart, I want to say thank you,” he told Arab News. “I’ve had a fantastic time here — you usually get more or less emo...
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Pressing the reset button on Saudi-US relations

  • The relationship between Saudi Arabia and the US has been shaken by ongoing crises, such as the rising crude oil prices; the Russian-Ukrainian war, which has exacerbated the food security concerns of many countries; and upheaval in Yemen, Syria, Lebanon, Iraq, Iran and other countries. These is...
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UN rights chief sounds alarm at number of Palestinian children killed, condemns lack of accountability

  • NEW YORK: The UN’s human rights chief, Michelle Bachelet, on Thursday expressed alarm at the “unconscionable” number of Palestinian children who have been killed or injured this year, and called for all incidents to be thoroughly investigated. The figures soared last weekend during intense fi...
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