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Gulf officials discuss 'cooperation' ahead of summit

27 December, 2020

Foreign ministers of Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain, Oman and Kuwait took part in the meeting hosted by Manama, while Qatar was represented by its minister of state for foreign affairs.

Turkish official says CoronaVac vaccine 91.25% effective

24 December, 2020

The results are the first to be announced for Sinovac's experimental vaccine, of which Turkey has secured 50 million doses, Health Minister Fahrettin Koca said.

Bahrain violated Qatar's airspace with military jets, Doha says

24 December, 2020

Qatar sent a letter to the UN Security Council saying Bahrain violated its airspace with military jets four times.

Kuwait starts Covid-19 jabs as Gulf begins mass vaccinations

24 December, 2020

Kuwait's prime minister was the first person in the small Gulf nation to receive the Covid-19 vaccine.

Bahrain urges end to regional disputes before Gulf summit

23 December, 2020

The softened rhetoric surrounding the three-year dispute comes amid Riyadh-led efforts to resolve the crisis.

Kuwaitis lambast appointment of all-male parliamentary committee for women

23 December, 2020

News of the appointment of three Islamists to a committee for women's rights was roundly criticised by Kuwaiti social media users, including prominent women's rights advocates and academics.

The best books by Arab authors in 2020

22 December, 2020

Book Club: From fiction to insightful memoirs and social commentary, The New Arab rounds up some of the best books written by Arab authors this year.

US soldiers probed for 'pork smuggling ring' in Kuwait

21 December, 2020

A website that monitors US military news worldwide claimed American troops in Kuwait are being investigated for setting up an illegal network selling pork in Kuwait.

Egyptian bodybuilder crowned Mr Olympia 2020

21 December, 2020

Mamdouh 'Big Ramy' Elssbiay was crowned Mr Olmypia, winning a $400,000 cheque and becoming the second Arab in history to be recognised as the world’s top bodybuilder.

Kuwait's key reformer dies at 72

21 December, 2020

The KUNA state-run news agency did not specify how Sheikh Nasser died.

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