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Taieb Mahjoub

Taieb Mahjoub

    Bahrain reform urged as protesters stand firm
    Bahrain reform urged as protesters stand firm
    Bahrain's Sunni Muslim ruling family came under increased pressure to open in-depth negotiations with the Shi'ite-led opposition on Sunday, as...
    Bahrain opposition rejects talks offer
    Bahrain opposition rejects talks offer
    The Bahraini opposition on Saturday rejected an offer of dialogue from the authorities saying it would join talks only after the Cabinet quits and...
    More deaths after violent Bahrain crackdown
    More deaths after violent Bahrain crackdown
    Riot police stormed through a Manama square early on Thursday firing rubber bullets and tear gas in a violent crackdown on anti-government...
    Two killed in violent Bahrain crackdown
    Two killed in violent Bahrain crackdown
    Two people were killed in Bahrain as riot police unleashed rubber bullets and tear gas to drive panicked protesters out of a Manama square,...
    Wary Persian Gulf leaders host Ahmadinejad
    Wary Persian Gulf leaders host Ahmadinejad
    Leaders of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), wary of the repercussions of Iran's nuclear programme, opened a two-day summit on Monday at which...
    Abu Dhabi vies for spot on tourism map
    Abu Dhabi vies for spot on tourism map
    Abu Dhabi, looking to tap into the thriving tourism market in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), plans to offer a cultural bonanza rather than follow...
    Al-Jazeera English hits the airwaves
    Al-Jazeera English hits the airwaves
    Al-Jazeera's English-language news channel hit the airwaves on Wednesday with a heavyweight cast of presenters and the ambition to compete with...
    Saddam: 'The war is not over'
    Saddam: 'The war is not over'
    An audiotape attributed to ousted Iraqi president Saddam Hussein on Wednesday warned that the war against the US-led coalition was not over and...