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Saudi arrests 11 princes over economic protest: SPA

Move comes as King Salman decrees a series of financial payouts to ease the cost of living.

King Salman

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UN rights office raises alarm over Egypt executions

Statement from the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights comes after 20 people were reportedly put to death.

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Iranians hit the streets in show of government support

Chants of 'Death to America, Israel, Britain' ring out as thousands rally throughout Iran backing the government.

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Russia: US exploiting Iran protest to sink nuclear deal

Russian ambassador to the UN derides American demand for emergency Security Council meeting on Iran demonstrations.

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Palestinians rally against Greek Orthodox patriarch

Angry scenes in Bethlehem as Theophilos III's convoy is pelted with eggs over alleged role in sale of land to Israelis.

Greek Orthodox patriarch

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Egypt hosts 'told to convince viewers' over Jerusalem

New York Times says tapes it obtained reveal how intel official told hosts to persuade Egyptians to accept Trump's move.

Jerusalem

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Yemen could be 'worst' humanitarian crisis in 50 years

UN's aid chief says war-torn country could become the world's worst humanitarian disaster in half a century.

Yemen's conflict

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Saudis 'intercept' Houthi missile near Yemen border

The Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen says it has intercepted a missile fired by Houthi rebels, headed towards the kingdom. This as fighting continues in many parts of the country.

Houthi missile

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Palestinian Nour Tamimi released on bail

Israeli court releases Palestinian woman on bail after appearing in a video slapping Israeli soldiers that went viral.

Nour Tamimi

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Thousands turn out for pro-government rallies in Iran

Officials say anti-government protests have died down, amid reports that dozens were arrested for involvement.

march in Mashhad

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Ahed Tamimi was indicted on 12 charges, including alleged assault, 'incitement' and past instances of stone-throwing.

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