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Execution site discovered near Mosul's Old City

Human Rights Watch says observers discovered the corpses of 17 men, allegedly executed by Iraqi forces, in west Mosul.

Execution site

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US praises Qatar's role in fight against 'terrorism'

State Department's annual country report also says Doha made 'significant progress' in combating 'terrorist' financing.

Qatar and the US

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'Trump ends CIA support for anti-Assad Syria rebels'

US president phasing out agency's programme to arm and train groups in order to get closer to Russia, say US officials.

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Qatar faults 'disorganised' conduct by Saudi-led group

Qatari official says four countries imposing illegal blockade on Doha regularly issue conflicting statements.

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Palestinian man killed after alleged stabbing

Victim identified by local news media as Muhammad Hussein Ahmad Tnouh, who Israeli forces say tried to stab a soldier.

Israeli forces

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Kuwait closes Iran cultural mission, expels diplomats

State news says move relates to the 2015 case of a broken up 'terror' cell that authorities said had contacts with Iran.

Kuwaiti Emir, Hassan Rouhani

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No charges for Saudi woman in viral miniskirt video

Statement says footage of woman walking in public wearing 'immodest clothes' was published without her knowledge.

Saudi woman

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Palestinians clash with Israeli forces outside al-Aqsa

Tensions grow in occupied East Jerusalem after Israel implements new security measures at al-Aqsa compound.

al-Aqsa fighting

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Saudi-led coalition attack kills 20 near Yemen's Taiz

UN 'deeply disappointed' by attack that killed at least 20 civilians who had fled fighting in country's southwest.

Yemen's Taiz

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Saudi-led coalition bars UN, BBC flight to Yemen

Coalition stopped plane leaving Djibouti because it was carrying three BBC journalists, aviation officials say.

The Saudi-led coalition controls the airspace

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