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Amena Bakr

Amena Bakr

    US reversal on Syria attack a blow to Gulf allies
    US reversal on Syria attack a blow to Gulf allies
    Washington's last-minute decision to call off military strikes against Syria deals a blow to Saudi Arabia and Qatar, but the states that arm...
    Putin and Obama face off over Syria
    Putin and Obama face off over Syria
    Rebels fought to halt an advance by President Bashar al-Assad's forces into northern Syria on Monday.
    South Africa to cut off Iranian oil imports
    South Africa to cut off Iranian oil imports
    South Africa hopes to have a plan by the end of May for replacing Iranian crude that currently makes up a quarter of its crude imports, the Energy...
    Gulf states seek to broker Yemen's Saleh exit
    Gulf states seek to broker Yemen's Saleh exit
    Saudi Arabia and its Gulf allies are trying to broker a deal to have Yemen's president step down and hand over power, possibly to an interim...