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A Syrian cameraman was killed while covering clashes on the edge of the northwestern province of Idlib on Friday, state news agency SANA reported.

Saudi Arabia, UAE team up to 'create Bitcoin-rival cryptocurrency'

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Saudi Arabia, UAE team up to 'create Bitcoin-rival cryptocurrency'

The two Gulf countries are in the early stages of developing a digital currency to be used between banks. However the announcement comes as a marked turnaround for Saudi Arabia.

Arab media #fails in coverage of Turkey's failed coup

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Arab media #fails in coverage of Turkey's failed coup

Several Arab media outlets and personalities have shown support for the attempted coup in Turkey, prematurely declaring it a success.

'Selfies of death': Syrian journalist poses with dead rebels

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'Selfies of death': Syrian journalist poses with dead rebels

Pro-Assad journalist Kinana Allouche has posted gruesome 'selfies of death', posing with corpses of rebel troops killed in Aleppo, as fighting ...

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Notorious Egyptian belly dancer joins national morality campaign

Sama al-Masry a notorious belly dancer known for her provocative stances and statements has decided to take part in a national campaign to get Egyptians to behave better.

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