LOCAL NEWS

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To Win Its War in Yemen, Saudi Arabia May Have to Split the Country in Two Aden is a forlorn port city in the south...

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Did Money Seal Israeli-Saudi Alliance? Exclusive: The odd-couple relationship between Saudi Arabia and Israel may have been sealed with more than a mutual desire to...

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Middle East updates / Saudi military spending rose 17 pct in 2014 Saudi minister in Pakistan after lawmakers reject troop request; Report: Egypt Muslim Brotherhood...

GCC NEWS

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How Many Qatari Nationals Are There? Gulf Economies by Onn Winckler Middle East Quarterly Spring 2015 (view PDF)   Qatari demographic policy is aimed at achieving a high population growth...

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Is Iran outmaneuvering Saudi Arabia in Yemen? The war in Yemen is increasingly being construed as a Saudi contest with Iran. To ascertain the veracity...

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Top 100 richest Arabs’ wealth totals $174.37b JEDDAH — Forbes Middle East has once again opened up a world of wealth, revealing a top 100...

OPINION

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By Richard N. Haass NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2014 ISSUE In his classic The Anarchical Society, the scholar Hedley Bull argued that there was a perennial tension in the world between...

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By Bjorn Lomborg The United Nations has always had lots of targets, goals, and declarations. You probably didn’t know, for example, that 2014 is the...

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PAMELA ENGEL FEB. 2, 2015, 8:43 AM Saudi Arabia's royal family has a complex structure, and because the late king's replacement is also in poor health,...

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LOCAL VIEWPOINT Last updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014 1:48 AM Qenan Al-Ghamdi Makkah daily SOME of us are fond of making comparisons between the situation of our country...

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By Patrick J. Buchanan Whether saber rattling or not, word is out that the White House is “rethinking its options” on intervening in the Syrian...

SPORTS - HEALTH - LATEST TECHNOLOGY

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April 12 Marks Anniversary of First Man in Space April 12 is the International Day of Human Space Flight, marking the day in 1961 when...

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A Tuna Sandwich With a Touch of Italy For a sandwich maker, the two most important considerations are what’s on the inside and what’s on...

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Posted 13 hours ago by Greg Kumparak (@grg) Ugh — another week, another nasty widespread security bug to worry about. The twist this time: this...