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Aid to Houthi-controlled Yemen to be cut back over risk it can be diverted - sources

06 Feb 2020

DUBAI The world's biggest humanitarian aid operation will be scaled-down next month in Houthi-controlled Yemen, because donors and aid workers say they can no longer ensure that food for millions of people is reaching those who need it.

Yemen's Houthis say they fired at Aramco, other Saudi targets

30 Jan 2020

DUBAI Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthi movement said on Wednesday it had fired rocket and drone strikes at Saudi targets including Aramco oil facilities, the group's first claim of such attacks since it offered to halt them four months ago.

Oman's Sultan Qaboos dies; successor vows to pursue peace

11 Jan 2020

DUBAI Oman's Sultan Qaboos bin Said, one of the Middle East's longest- serving rulers who maintained the country's neutrality in a turbulent region, died on Friday and his cousin Haitham bin Tariq al-Said was named as his successor in a smooth transition.

Sultan Qaboos ushered in Oman renaissance, quiet diplomacy

11 Jan 2020

DUBAI Sultan Qaboos bin Said, who died late on Friday, transformed Oman during his 49-year reign from a poverty-stricken country torn by dissent into a prosperous state and an internationally trusted mediator for some of the region's thorniest issues.

RPT-OBITUARY-Sultan Qaboos ushered in Oman renaissance, quiet diplomacy

11 Jan 2020

DUBAI, Jan 11 Sultan Qaboos bin Said, who died late on Friday, transformed Oman during his 49-year reign from a poverty-stricken country torn by dissent into a prosperous state and an internationally trusted mediator for some of the region's thorniest issues.

UPDATE 10-Oman's Sultan Qaboos dies; successor vows to pursue peace

11 Jan 2020

* Omanis mourn loss of father figure (Adds comment by Iranian foreign minister)

Sultan Qaboos ushered in Oman renaissance, quiet diplomacy

11 Jan 2020

DUBAI Sultan Qaboos bin Said, who died late on Friday, transformed Oman during his 49-year reign from a poverty-stricken country torn by dissent into a prosperous state and an internationally trusted mediator for some of the region's thorniest issues.

Sultan Qaboos ushered in Oman renaissance, quiet diplomacy

11 Jan 2020

DUBAI Sultan Qaboos bin Said, who died late on Friday, transformed Oman during his 49-year reign from a poverty-stricken country torn by dissent into a prosperous state and an internationally trusted mediator for some of the region's thorniest issues.

Exclusive: Ukrainian tycoon's lawyer says he lent money to Giuliani associate

18 Dec 2019

DUBAI A lawyer for a Ukrainian oligarch on Wednesday said he had lent $1 million to Lev Parnas, an associate of U.S. President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani, and Parnas' wife in order for them to buy a home in Florida.

EXCLUSIVE-UPDATE 1-Ukrainian tycoon's lawyer says he lent money to Giuliani associate

18 Dec 2019

DUBAI, Dec 18 A Swiss lawyer said on Wednesday he had lent $1 million to Lev Parnas, an associate of U.S. President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani, and Parnas' wife in order for them to buy a home in Florida.

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