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Democrats lead among the high number of early votes but election day remains up in the air, analysts say.

Analysis: Trump's presidency has been a disaster for Palestinians, but Biden does not offer the kind of fundamental changes needed in US policy.

Israel extends ban on gatherings, protests

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Israel extends ban on gatherings, protests

Government ministers approved the measure until October 13 by a telephone vote.

Ex-wife of Dubai royal live streams father's 'abduction'

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Ex-wife of Dubai royal live streams father's 'abduction'

The father of a woman married to a UAE royal was abducted during a livestream online, the London-based Detained in Dubai organisation reported.

IMF urges Lebanon to break reform 'impasse' after blast

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IMF urges Lebanon to break reform 'impasse' after blast

Talks with the IMF this year have so far failed to yield promises of reform from Lebanon's government.

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Iran records highest Covid-19 cases in over a month

The spike in coronavirus cases has prompted Iranian authorities to reimpose restrictions lifted earlier this year.

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French FM scolds 'passive' Lebanon leadership

Jean-Yves Le Drian, on the first such visit of a top foreign politician in months, made no secret of his exasperation with Lebanon's leadership.

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Another UAE princess attempted to escape royal family: report

A princess from the UAE's extended royal family is the latest to attempt to flee the kingdom, according to a 60 Minutes Australia report.

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Saudi runaway Rahaf Mohammed faces abuse over bikini photo

Rahaf, who lives in Canada, became the target of trolls after she posted a photo on social media wearing a bikini.

Woman sues TripAdvisor after falling off <em>runaway</em> camel

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Woman sues TripAdvisor after falling off runaway camel

Breanne Ayala, 24, is suing TripAdvisor for failing to ensure the camel tour company in Morocco was operating safely.

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Jordan's women don't see the end of male guardianship

Dozens of women in Jordan face attempted murders, death threats and physical abuse at the hands of their own families, under the logic of an ...

Princess Haya back in London for legal battle

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Princess Haya back in London for legal battle

Princess Haya is in London to resume her custody battle with her estranged husband, Emir of Dubai Sheikh Al-Maktoum. She has also applied for a ...

Online 'slave trade' exposed in Kuwait

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Online 'slave trade' exposed in Kuwait

An 'e-slave trade' has been exposed in Kuwait with people developing apps and starting social media accounts and hashtags to buy and sell ...

Dubai airport worker arrested for 'stealing two mangoes'

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Dubai airport worker arrested for 'stealing two mangoes'

The case of the stolen mangoes was solved after a security guard saw the airport employee open the passengers' luggage on surveillance cameras.

Dubai ruler blasts <em>runaway</em> wife in another Instagram poem

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Dubai ruler blasts runaway wife in another Instagram poem

For the second time, Dubai's ruler blasted Princess Haya on Instagram by uploading a poem entitled 'Swords of Excellencies'.

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Jordan Princess Haya receives brother's backing on Twitter

Prince Ali bin Al-Hussein, the brother of runaway Princess Haya, posted a picture on the social network on Wednesday evening.

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Dubai ruler's wife seeks forced marriage protection for children

The estranged wife of the ruler of Dubai has applied for a British forced marriage protection order relating to their children, a London court ...

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Dubai ruler and runaway wife begin London court battle

The hearing, which will pit Dubai's ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum against Princess Haya, will focus on the welfare of their two ...

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Princess Haya's refuge in the UK threatens diplomatic crisis

Relations between the UK and its Emirati ally could witness tension amid mounting criticism following reports of Princess Haya's escape to ...

Syria Weekly: Is Al-Qaeda 2.0 emerging in Idlib?

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Syria Weekly: Is Al-Qaeda 2.0 emerging in Idlib?

A rare US airstrike on a shadowy militant group in Aleppo province this week could be the resurgence of Al-Qaeda in Syria, experts have warned.

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Mary Robinson says Dubai's Princess Haya 'still her friend'

Former Irish president Mary Robinson has said her only friend among the Emirati leadership was Princess Haya, who she 'still considers a ...

Princess Haya 'planned to flee Dubai for months'

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Princess Haya 'planned to flee Dubai for months'

The wife of Dubai's ruler, Princess Haya, plotted her escape from their marriage after discovering her husband lied about what happened to his ...

UK's 'shady relations' with the UAE are nothing new

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UK's 'shady relations' with the UAE are nothing new

According to an archived document, the UK and UAE governments tried to deport the editor of a London-based Arab newspaper for a "scandalous" ...

<em>Runaway</em> royal: Princess Haya 'seeks refuge in London home'

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Runaway royal: Princess Haya 'seeks refuge in London home'

Reports claimed the Jordanian royal had applied for asylum in the UK where she has links with authorities and owns an £85m house near Kensington ...

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