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#Russia to supply #Iran with missile defence system

US warns decision to ship sophisticated defence system threatens plans to lift sanctions as part of Iran nuclear deal.

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UN imposes arms embargo on #Yemen rebels

Security Council passes resolution that also blacklists Houthi rebel leader and son of former president.

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#Syria used 'toxic chemicals' in Idlib barrel bombings

HRW says hundreds affected by use of toxic chemicals contained in barrel bombs dropped over Idlib in March.

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UN Security Council set to vote on #Yemen resolution

Russia's position key in Tuesday's vote on draft text calling for Houthi rebels to end violence and withdraw from Sanaa.

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UN: Majority of #Yemen war victims are civilians

Deputy secretary-general for human rights says both Saudi-led coalition and Houthi rebels to blame for civilian deaths.

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Scores of foreigners airlifted out of war-torn #Yemen

International Organisation for Migration says 16,000 foreigners remain stranded as UN calls for peace talks resumption.

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Deadly attacks hit Egypt's North Sinai

At least 12 people killed in two separate attacks, one targeting a police station and another an army car, police say.

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UN chief says 'crime and terrorism' feed off each other

Ban Ki-moon says more work needs to be done to stop crime and extremism being seen as attractive or necessary options.

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Reuters bureau chief leaves #Iraq after death threats

Death threats against news agency journalist made on Facebook and TV after report detailed rights abuses in Tikrit.

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Saudi soldiers killed in fighting near #Yemen border

Kingdom says mortar fire from Houthi fighters has killed three army officers and wounded two others in Najran province.

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