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    The wild side of Dubai

    The wild side of Dubai


    Step out of the city and Dubai's desert offers luxury eco-experiences for the ethically-minded...

    Step out of the city and Dubai's desert offers luxury eco-experiences for the ethically-minded tourist.
    Khaled Meshaal Fast Facts

    Khaled Meshaal Fast Facts


    See CNN's Khaled Meshaal Fast Facts for a look at the life of the former political leader of...

    See CNN's Khaled Meshaal Fast Facts for a look at the life of the former political leader of Hamas.
    Khashoggi's fate could sink MBS in brutal Saudi politics

    Khashoggi's fate could sink MBS in brutal Saudi politics


    The Jamal Khashoggi drama could force other Saudi royals to do something about the Crown Prince, writes CNN's Nic...

    The Jamal Khashoggi drama could force other Saudi royals to do something about the Crown Prince, writes CNN's Nic Robertson.
    Yemen Fast Facts

    Yemen Fast Facts


    Read CNN's Fast Facts for information about Yemen, a country located on the southwestern tip of the Arabian...

    Read CNN's Fast Facts for information about Yemen, a country located on the southwestern tip of the Arabian Peninsula.
    Israeli forces use live fire on Palestinian protesters after Israeli soldiers killed

    Israeli forces use live fire on Palestinian protesters after Israeli soldiers killed


    Israeli troops used live fire to disperse protesters in the West Bank on Friday amid rising tensions following a spate of Palestinian attacks on Israeli soldiers and civilians in recent...

    Israeli troops used live fire to disperse protesters in the West Bank on Friday amid rising tensions following a spate of Palestinian attacks on Israeli soldiers and civilians in recent days.
    Yemen rivals agree to ceasefire around Hodeidah

    Yemen rivals agree to ceasefire around Hodeidah


    Yemen's warring parties have agreed to a ceasefire in Hodeidah, a major flashpoint in the country's war, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said...

    Yemen's warring parties have agreed to a ceasefire in Hodeidah, a major flashpoint in the country's war, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Thursday.
    Two Israeli soldiers killed in West Bank shooting attack

    Two Israeli soldiers killed in West Bank shooting attack


    Two Israeli soldiers were shot dead Thursday at a bus stop on a main road in the Israeli-controlled part of the West Bank, the Israeli military...

    Two Israeli soldiers were shot dead Thursday at a bus stop on a main road in the Israeli-controlled part of the West Bank, the Israeli military said.


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    'What gives them the right to bomb us?' Exhausted Yemenis demand halt to war

    'What gives them the right to bomb us?' Exhausted Yemenis demand halt to war


    While peace talks aimed at ending Yemen's war continue in Sweden, there is no respite in Hodeidah, where six members of one family were killed in an attack at the...

    While peace talks aimed at ending Yemen's war continue in Sweden, there is no respite in Hodeidah, where six members of one family were killed in an attack at the weekend.
    Baby born prematurely after West Bank shooting dies

    Baby born prematurely after West Bank shooting dies


    A baby born prematurely to an Israeli mother who was wounded in a drive-by shooting in the West Bank has died, a Jerusalem hospital said in a statement Wednesday...

    A baby born prematurely to an Israeli mother who was wounded in a drive-by shooting in the West Bank has died, a Jerusalem hospital said in a statement Wednesday evening.
    Ayad Allawi Fast Facts

    Ayad Allawi Fast Facts


    Read CNN's Fast Facts about Ayad Allawi, Iraq's Interim Prime Minister from June 2004 to April...

    Read CNN's Fast Facts about Ayad Allawi, Iraq's Interim Prime Minister from June 2004 to April 2005.
    Saudi Arabia Fast Facts

    Saudi Arabia Fast Facts


    Read CNN's Fast Facts about Saudi Arabia and learn more about the oil-rich, Middle Eastern kingdom, home to Islam's holiest cities, Mecca and...

    Read CNN's Fast Facts about Saudi Arabia and learn more about the oil-rich, Middle Eastern kingdom, home to Islam's holiest cities, Mecca and Medina.
    'I can't breathe.' Jamal Khashoggi's last words disclosed in transcript, source says

    'I can't breathe.' Jamal Khashoggi's last words disclosed in transcript, source says


    The final words uttered by Jamal Khashoggi after he was set upon at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul are captured in a transcript circulated to Turkish allies, a source...

    The final words uttered by Jamal Khashoggi after he was set upon at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul are captured in a transcript circulated to Turkish allies, a source says.
    Critically wounded woman in West Bank attack was pregnant; baby 'stable' after labor induced

    Critically wounded woman in West Bank attack was pregnant; baby 'stable' after labor induced


    Seven people have been wounded, one of them critically, in a shooting near the Israeli settlement of Ofra in the West Bank, according to the Israeli ambulance service Magen David...

    Seven people have been wounded, one of them critically, in a shooting near the Israeli settlement of Ofra in the West Bank, according to the Israeli ambulance service Magen David Adom.
    Israel says army uncovered second Hezbollah tunnel during operation

    Israel says army uncovered second Hezbollah tunnel during operation


    The Israeli Army said Saturday it uncovered a second tunnel crossing from Lebanon into Israel, days after it announced an operation to "expose and thwart" such...

    The Israeli Army said Saturday it uncovered a second tunnel crossing from Lebanon into Israel, days after it announced an operation to "expose and thwart" such tunnels.
    Iran's President warns US sanctions could increase flow of illegal drugs

    Iran's President warns US sanctions could increase flow of illegal drugs


    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani warned Saturday that the United States' re-imposed sanctions on Iran will not help his country in fighting drug trafficking and will open doors for illegal drugs into western countries, including the United...

    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani warned Saturday that the United States' re-imposed sanctions on Iran will not help his country in fighting drug trafficking and will open doors for illegal drugs into western countries, including the United States.
    King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud Fast Facts

    King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud Fast Facts


    View CNN's Fast Facts on Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud, who succeeded his half brother King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz on January 22,...

    View CNN's Fast Facts on Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud, who succeeded his half brother King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz on January 22, 2015.
    FredWreck: the producer who hung up on Dr Dre

    FredWreck: the producer who hung up on Dr Dre


    The music producer talks about working with everyone from Britney Spears to Eminem, and how his Middle Eastern background influences his...

    The music producer talks about working with everyone from Britney Spears to Eminem, and how his Middle Eastern background influences his work.


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    UN rejects first attempt to condemn Hamas

    UN rejects first attempt to condemn Hamas


    For the first time, a majority of UN member countries voted to condemn Hamas, but under General Assembly procedures, the measure failed to be officially...

    For the first time, a majority of UN member countries voted to condemn Hamas, but under General Assembly procedures, the measure failed to be officially approved.
    Yemen peace talks begin, as warring parties make new threats

    Yemen peace talks begin, as warring parties make new threats


    The opposing sides in Yemen's conflict started new direct discussions in Sweden on Thursday as a step towards calming violence and averting further humanitarian crisis in the war-torn...

    The opposing sides in Yemen's conflict started new direct discussions in Sweden on Thursday as a step towards calming violence and averting further humanitarian crisis in the war-torn country.
    Iran suicide bomber kills 2 outside police station, state media reports

    Iran suicide bomber kills 2 outside police station, state media reports


    A Toyota van loaded with explosives tried to ram the police headquarters in Iran's southeastern port city of Chabahar, killing two police officers and the attacker, Iran's state-run IRNA agency reported...

    A Toyota van loaded with explosives tried to ram the police headquarters in Iran's southeastern port city of Chabahar, killing two police officers and the attacker, Iran's state-run IRNA agency reported Thursday.
    Rival sides in Yemen's war to hold first direct talks in years

    Rival sides in Yemen's war to hold first direct talks in years


    Yemeni government officials are set to hold discussions with Houthi rebels in Stockholm on Thursday in the most significant talks on the country's conflict in over two...

    Yemeni government officials are set to hold discussions with Houthi rebels in Stockholm on Thursday in the most significant talks on the country's conflict in over two years.
    Israel begins operation to 'expose and thwart' Hezbollah tunnels

    Israel begins operation to 'expose and thwart' Hezbollah tunnels


    Israel's army says it launched an operation along its northern border with Lebanon to "expose and thwart cross border attack...

    Israel's army says it launched an operation along its northern border with Lebanon to "expose and thwart cross border attack tunnels."
    Maz Jobrani: humanizing immigrants through comedy

    Maz Jobrani: humanizing immigrants through comedy


    The Iranian-American comedian goes beyond the laughs to explore how his experiences as an immigrant shape his world view -- and his...

    The Iranian-American comedian goes beyond the laughs to explore how his experiences as an immigrant shape his world view -- and his jokes.
    Jamal Khashoggi's private WhatsApp messages may offer new clues to killing

    Jamal Khashoggi's private WhatsApp messages may offer new clues to killing


    In his public writings, Jamal Khashoggi's criticism of Saudi Arabia and its Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was measured. In private, the Washington Post columnist didn't hold...

    In his public writings, Jamal Khashoggi's criticism of Saudi Arabia and its Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was measured. In private, the Washington Post columnist didn't hold back.
    Hassan Rouhani Fast Facts

    Hassan Rouhani Fast Facts


    View CNN's Fast Facts on Hassan Rouhani and learn more about the Iranian...

    View CNN's Fast Facts on Hassan Rouhani and learn more about the Iranian president.