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Leaders of Sudan's protest movement rejected the government's economic reform plan.

Tunisia's moderate Islamist party said it will withdraw support for government.

Algeria's new economic reforms aims to save $20 billion

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Algeria's new economic reforms aims to save $20 billion

The North African country is launching an economic plan that would help it out of its financial strait.

Sudan reshuffles government, hoping to appease protesters

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Sudan reshuffles government, hoping to appease protesters

Sudan's transitional government has announced a major Cabinet reshuffle in an attempt to defuse public discontent over a sharp ...

UAE in major government shake-up as coronavirus hits economy

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UAE in major government shake-up as coronavirus hits economy

The UAE has embarked on a sweeping government reshuffle.

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Algeria's government shaken up amid oil, coronavirus troubles

Algerian President Abdelmajid Tebboune, elected in a partly boycotted vote last year, has reshuffled the cabinet amid economic woes spurred by a drop in oil prices and the coronavirus crisis.

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Riyadh creates new tourism, sports, investment ministries

Saudi Arabia now has separate ministries for tourism, sports and investment, authorities confirmed on Tuesday, as the kingdom attempts to ...

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Kuwait's emir announces 'new government' in latest political shake-up

Emir of Kuwait, Shaykh Sabah Al-Sabah, has issued a royal decree announcing the formation of a new government, after a month-long political ...

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Jordan to cut bread subsidies by 25 percent

Jordan's 2020 economic budget could see protesters return to the streets in demonstrations against government austerity measures as they in the ...

Kuwait government resigns after disputes in parliament

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Kuwait government resigns after disputes in parliament

Kuwait's cabinet submitted its resignation on Thursday, days after the country’s minister of public works announced she would step down ...

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Jordan enacts major cabinet reshuffle to address economic woes

Jordan was shaken by a week of angry protests last year as thousands protested against austerity measures.

Cash-strapped Jordan government resigns ahead of <em>reshuffle</em>

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Cash-strapped Jordan government resigns ahead of reshuffle

Jordan's government resigned ahead of a second cabinet reshuffle in six months, state media reported, as the cash-strapped ...

Hariri prepared to be Lebanese PM again

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Hariri prepared to be Lebanese PM again

Saad Hariri is ready to lead a new government as anti-government protests continue to grip Lebanon.

Lebanon's protesters get creative for twelfth day of roadblocks

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Lebanon's protesters get creative for twelfth day of roadblocks

Lebanon's demonstrators are making the most of the blocked-off streets they vow to keep locked down until calls for political and economic ...

Iraqi paramilitaries threaten 'revenge' after offices torched

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Iraqi paramilitaries threaten 'revenge' after offices torched

Demonstrators set fire to dozens of government buildings and offices belonging to the influential Hashed al-Shaabi paramilitary force across ...

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Iraq protesters defiant despite deadly crackdown

At least 42 people were killed during protests across Baghdad on Friday, authorities confirmed ahead of a planned parliament session on Saturday.

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Iraq protesters advance towards Green Zone, defying security push

Clashes erupted in Baghdad after security forces dispersed crowds heading to the high-security Green Zone with hot water cannons, after they ...

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Lebanon eyes 'very positive' donor response to reforms

Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri has begun a series of meetings with key ambassadors in Beirut, six days into a mass anti-government protest ...

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Iraq calls three days of mourning for slain protesters

The Iraqi authorities have called three days of mourning for over 100 people killed during protests, after security forces admitted they had ...

Egyptian 'on the run' after revealing 'Sisi corruption'

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Egyptian 'on the run' after revealing 'Sisi corruption'

Former Egyptian contractor Mohamed Ali has alleged that Sisi and the military appropriated millions in public funds to build an enormous palace ...

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Sisi 'considering cancelling US visit' in fear of protests

Egyptians have called on social media for protesters to take to the streets on Friday in protest against alleged corruption.

Boris' <em>cabinet</em> is a roll call of disgraced Tories

Malia Bouattia

Boris' cabinet is a roll call of disgraced Tories

Comment: In addition to her shady dealings with the Israel lobby, Priti Patel has a disturbing track record of waging war on migrants, women and ...

Egypt set for 'big government <em>reshuffle</em>' in autumn

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Egypt set for 'big government reshuffle' in autumn

A planned ministerial reshuffle in Egypt's parliament could potentially unseat incumbent Prime Minister Moustafa Madbouly.

Istanbul election rerun sends wake-up call to Erdogan's AKP

Bashdar Ismaeel

Istanbul election rerun sends wake-up call to Erdogan's AKP

Comment: The AKP's loss in Istanbul will serve as a warning for the party, but with the right response, they can address the opposition's ...

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