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US sanctions 17 individuals tied to Khashoggi murder

The U.S. on Thursday sanctioned 17 people tied to the murder of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi, including the Saudi Consul General in Istanbul Mohammad al-Otaibi.

Khashoggi was killed at …

Iran to open university in Syria: Education minister

An Iranian state university is planning to inaugurate a branch in Syria, an Iranian education official said on Thursday.

The planned establishment of the Tarbiat Modares University in Syria aims …

Turkish Ambassador, President of Sidon Chamber tackle trade exchange

President of the Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture of Sidon and the South, Mohammad Hassan Saleh, received this Thursday at the Chamber's headquarters the Turkish Ambassador to Lebanon, Hakan …

Bahiya Hariri meets Turkish Ambassador

MP Bahiya Hariri on Thursday met with Turkish Ambassador to Lebanon, Hakan Cakil, who came on a protocol visit accompanied by a delegation from the Turkish Embassy and Head of …

US assessing extraditing FETO leader to Turkey: report

The White House is exploring legal methods of extraditing Fetullah Gulen, leader of the Fetullah Terrorist Organization (FETO), to Turkey in order to soften Turkish pressure on Riyadh over the …

Saudi probe into Khashoggi killing ‘lacks credibility’

Amnesty International on Thursday said the Saudi investigation into killing of the journalist Jamal Khashoggi lacks credibility.

#SaudiArabia has an appalling human rights track record. Their investigation into the killing …