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Iran blasts Jordan's king over 'unfair' statement

Iranian FM rejects comments made by King Abdullah II, who said the country was 'meddling in the region'.

King Abdullah II in Davos

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12 killed in Aden as Yemen allies turn on each other

As separatist forces battle the government in southern Yemen, a look at the role the United Arab Emirates is playing.

The separatists (STC)

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Syrian civilians 'killed in Turkey's Afrin operation'

Syrian Observatory says five children among fatalities in air strike, but Turkey has denied targeting civilians.

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Eight killed in Eastern Ghouta despite ceasefire

Russia-brokered deal appears to stumble as aid concerns mount in rebel-held area suffering acute food shortages.

Eastern Ghouta

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Egypt's presidential hopeful Anan held in military jail

The Egyptian army arrested Sami Anan days after announcing he would run for presidential elections.

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UAE-backed separatists launch 'coup' in southern Yemen

Prime Minister Ahmed bin Dagher accuses separatists of staging a putsch after taking over government buildings in Aden.

fierce street battles

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Turkey urges US to withdraw from Syria's Manbij

Ankara says US withdrawal is 'necessary immediately' as it plans to push Syrian Kurdish fighters from all of north Syria.

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Hesham Genena injured during kidnap attempt: lawyers

Member of opposition campaign against Egypt's president was 'seriously injured' after men 'blocked his car'.

Hesham Genena

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Saudi billionaire Alwaleed 'released' from detention

The businessman who was held during Saudi purge says he will maintain full control of his global investment firm.

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Ceasefire takes effect in Syria's Eastern Ghouta

Russia-backed deal brings relief to opposition area near Damascus, where many of the 400,000 residents are malnourished.

Syrians are trapped in Eastern Ghouta

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