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GCC summit cut short by a day amid diplomatic rift

All the delegates will leave Kuwait City on Tuesday instead of Wednesday following a closed session.

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UAE and Saudis form new partnership separate from GCC

New committee, which focuses on military and trade cooperation, comes amid an unprecedented crisis among Gulf countries.

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Israel again fires missiles at Syria site: Observatory

Second alleged Israeli attack inside Syria in a week hits research centre in Jamraya on the outskirts of Damascus.

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Israel turns West Bank into a 'garbage dump'

Israel has at least 15 waste treatment facilities in the West Bank to recycle waste largely produced inside Israel.

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GCC structure may have to change: Kuwait's Sheikh Sabah

Sheikh Sabah urges caution in the face of challenges as meeting in Kuwait City is cut short following a closed session.

Tuesday's meeting

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Erdogan: Jerusalem status a red line for Muslims

Turkey threatens to cut ties with Israel over reports that the US plans to recognise Jerusalem as the Israeli capital.

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Yemen: From civil war to Ali Abdullah Saleh's death

Yemen's civil war has turned another bloody chapter, with the killing of former President Ali Abdullah Saleh.

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UN says 400,000 civilians trapped in Syrian enclave

Fighting intensifying in Damascus suburb being targeted by Syrian and Russian jets despite its de-escalation zone status.

Eastern Ghouta

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Gulf ministers hold key talks before GCC summit

Foreign ministers meet in Kuwait City in one of the highest official encounters since the row over Qatar began in June.

Gulf ministers

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Houthis reportedly gain control of most of Sanaa

Infighting between Houthi rebels and former President Ali Abdullah Saleh's forces continued for the fifth day.

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