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Egyptian cashier slapped by Kuwaiti recalls shocking incident

02 August, 2020

Egyptian cashier, Tarek Ashour made headlines in July after a video showing a Kuwaiti man slapping him went viral. In an emotional post on Facebook, he shares his thoughts.

WATCH: Outrage after Kuwaiti man beats Egyptian cashier

27 July, 2020

A Kuwaiti man slapped an Egyptian cashier at least three times, until security intervened and urged the cashier to not press charges.

US diplomat says America pushing to end Qatar crisis

26 July, 2020

"I think our role and the role of Kuwait is to do what we can to foster dialogue, to help them make progress," the American diplomat said.

Middle East matchmaking: The rise of online dating

22 July, 2020

With online dating growing in popularity, entrepreneurs in the Middle East are taking advantage by creating a range of digital apps.

Oman declares full lockdown amid coronavirus spike

21 July, 2020

As coronavirus cases continued to increase in Oman, authorities on Tuesday declared a full lockdown across the country for two weeks.

Middle East mythbusters battle coronavirus 'infodemic'

21 July, 2020

Activists across the region are tackling fake news about Covid-19, from unproven remedies and conspiracy theories to falsified figures and invented deaths.

Turkey leads anti-piracy maritime mission in Gulf of Aden

19 July, 2020

Turkey will lead the Joint Task Force to combat piracy in the Gulf of Aden.

IMF predicts worst Mideast downturn in half century

13 July, 2020

The IMF said that the region's hardest-hit countries will be those that are "fragile and in conflict situations," with their economies forecast to contract by as much as 13 percent.

The Middle East at war with coronavirus: Top stories

05 July, 2020

In today's roundup: Egyptian actor Ragaa al-Geddawy dies after contracting the COVID-19, Iran and Morocco report new record one-day virus death toll and the Gulf sees a spike in infections.

Saudi Arabia, UAE see spike in coronavirus cases

05 July, 2020

After easing coronavirus measures last month, the two Gulf countries saw a spike in daily Covid-19 infections.

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