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How settler violence is fuelling West Bank tension

As attacks on Palestinians worsen, we speak to farmers, settlers, Israeli human rights activists, and the mother of a three-year-old boy left injured in a raidThe assault was already under way when, having hastily collected her youngest child from a neighbour, Baraa Hamamda, 24, ran home to find her three-year-old son, Mohammed, lying in a small pool of blood and apparently lifeless on the bare floor where she had left him asleep. “I thought that’s it, he’s dead,” she says. “He won’t come back.”...
Tags: Israel, World news, Middle East and North Africa, Palestinian territories, West Bank, Mohammed, Hebron, Baraa Hamamda, Al Mufakara


#Saudi bourse sees biggest weekly loss in over a year | Reuters

Saudi bourse sees biggest weekly loss in over a year | Reuters Saudi Arabia's stock market gave up early gains to end lower on Thursday, registering its fourth weekly loss in five and its biggest since October 2020, while other Gulf bourses traded mixed.Losses on the Saudi index followed tensions with Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthis, who claimed responsibility on Nov. 20 for drone attacks in several parts of the kingdom, including at Saudi Aramco facilities in Jeddah. read moreOn Wednesday th...
Tags: Travel, Turkey, Iran, Egypt, United Arab Emirates, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Yemen, Mohammed, Jeddah, Gulf, Ankara, Reuters, Saudi Aramco, Tayyip Erdogan, Sanaa


Major Gulf bourses rise in early trade | Reuters

Major Gulf bourses rise in early trade | ReutersMajor stock markets in the Gulf rose in early trade on Thursday, with the Saudi index on track to extend gains for a second session.Saudi Arabia's benchmark index (.TASI) advanced 0.7%, with Al Rajhi Bank (1120.SE) rising 1.6% and oil giant Saudi Aramco (2222.SE) up 0.6%.The index on Tuesday ended three sessions of declines triggered by tensions with Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthis, who claimed responsibility on Nov. 20 for drone attacks in several pa...
Tags: Travel, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Iran, United Arab Emirates, Abu Dhabi, Yemen, Mohammed, Jeddah, Ankara, Reuters, Saudi Aramco, Tayyip Erdogan, Sanaa, Tasi, Rupert Neil Bumfrey


Saudi Arabia announced a wild plan to build a floating, 8-sided city

A rendering of Oxagon.Neom Saudi Arabia said it is building an eight-sided floating city in the Red Sea called Oxagon. It's the latest mega-project announced as part of MBS' vision for the futuristic region Neom. The state-backed Neom company did not say how much Oxagon would cost or how it would float. Saudi Arabia announced its latest ambitious project, an eight-sided city that would float on the Red Sea.According to a press release, Oxagon is to sit at the edge of Neom, a newly-cre...
Tags: News, Saudi Arabia, New York City, US, Trends, News UK, Mohammed, Pif, Riyadh, Mohammed bin Salman, Red Sea, Saudi Press Agency, Tech Insider, Prince Mohammed, NEOM, Bill Bostock


Moroccan King Ignores Algeria Accusation in Speech

RABAT (Reuters) - Morocco's King Mohammed gave a speech about Western Sahara on Saturday but made no mention of an Algerian accusation that Morocco...
Tags: Algeria, Mohammed, Rabat, Western Sahara, Reuters Morocco


Xavi set for Barcelona as club update plans to unveil him aa new manager

A favorite son set for return to the Camp Nou Barcelona look primed to finally welcome home a favorite son to Catalunya as Xavi is set to take up his new post at his old stomping grounds at the Camp Nou in the wake of Ronald Koeman’s departure from the club. According to Mundo Deportivo journalist Edu Polo, Xavi is set to be unveiled and hard at work in his new role tomorrow. 🚨 MD EN QATAR 💥 ¡Xavi será mañana el nuevo entrenador del Barça! 👉 Tras las reuniones mantenidas a lo largo de la jor...
Tags: Qatar, Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Premier League, Xavi, Ronald Koeman, Camp Nou, Mohammed, Celta Vigo, Tunis, Sergio Ag, Catalunya, Doha Qatar, Mundo Deportivo, Al Sadd


#Saudi to bid to host Expo 2030 world fair | Reuters

Saudi to bid to host Expo 2030 world fair | Reuters Saudi Arabia intends to bid to host the Expo 2030 world fair, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman said on Friday, part of the de facto ruler's push to transform the kingdom's economy and diversify it away from oil.The Saudi capital Riyadh has submitted a formal request to host Expo 2030 under the theme "The era of change: Leading the planet to a foresighted tomorrow", a statement said.Gulf neighbour and regional business hub the United Ara...
Tags: Travel, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Dubai, Mohammed, Gulf, Reuters, Riyadh, Mohammed bin Salman, Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Reuters Saudi Arabia, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, Royal Commission for Riyadh City, Bureau International des Expositions BIE


Meet #UAE Leader Sheikh Mohammed's New Royal Troubleshooter - Bloomberg ht @ghoshworld

Meet UAE Leader Sheikh Mohammed's New Royal Troubleshooter - Bloomberg If you’re interested in the geopolitics of the Middle East, chances are you know Sheikh Tahnoon bin Zayed Al Nahyan as the national security advisor of the United Arab Emirates. In this role, he’s been pivotal to the country’s military operations in Yemen and Libya, and in its recent efforts to mend fences with regional rivals like Turkey, Qatar and Iran.If you’re interested in the business of the Middle East, you may have ...
Tags: Travel, Iran, Middle East, United Arab Emirates, Libya, Abu Dhabi, Yemen, Uae, Mohammed, Gulf, Arabian Peninsula, Mohammed bin Zayed, Tahnoon Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, Turkey Qatar, Sheikh Tahnoon


Saudi leader MBS seemingly open to discussing normalizing relations with Israel, but has conditions: report

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has faced global condemnation over Jamal Khashoggi's murder. Bernd von Jutrczenka/Getty Images MBS was seemingly open to discussing normalizing ties with Israel, per an Axios report. National security advisor Jake Sullivan met with MBS in late September in Saudi Arabia. Six Arab countries have full diplomatic relations with Israel. Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman did not completely reject the idea of his country normalizing ties with Israe...
Tags: Politics, News, Congress, Washington, Saudi Arabia, White House, Israel, US, International, Trends, Joe Biden, Egypt, Morocco, Sudan, Jordan, Biden


The Saudi royal family gave Jared Kushner gifts worth over $47,000 including 2 swords and a dagger, report says

In this May 18, 2018 photo, White House adviser Jared Kushner speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington Susan Walsh/AP The Saudi royal family gave Jared Kushner nearly $48,000 worth of gifts, the NYT reports. Kushner ended up paying for the value of the gifts, which included two swords and a dagger. The Times uncovered the previously undisclosed presents for an investigation published Monday. The Saudi royal family gave Jared Kushner nearly $48,000 worth of gifts including...
Tags: Politics, Washington Post, Washington, Saudi Arabia, White House, US, Barack Obama, Trends, Turkey, New York Times, Middle East, The Times, Nyt, Times, Interior Department, Yemen


Ted Lasso Star Nick Mohammed Explains Why Nate's Hair Turned Gray In Season 2

Beware! Spoilers up ahead for the "Ted Lasso" season 2 finale, "Inverting the Pyramid of Success."With the conclusion of "Ted Lasso" season 2, AFC Richmond and its whole cast of characters have gone through a number of major changes. Roy Kent learns to forgive, Ted lets his vulnerability shine, Sam Obisanya takes his place as the star of the team, Keeley has a stunning new opportunity ahead ... but no one has as substantial a turn as Nate. Through a series of microaggressions and misunderstandin...
Tags: Apple, Hollywood, Television, Movies, News, Ted, West Ham United, Jose Mourinho, Khan, Mohammed, Richmond, Brooklyn Nine Nine, Keeley, Rupert, Nate, Khan Noonien Singh


Ted Lasso Actor Addresses The Inevitable Hate That Will Come From The Season 2 Finale

Spoilers for "Ted Lasson" season 2 follow.The season 2 finale of "Ted Lasso" is now streaming, and people are going to have opinions. This second season was a richer, more complex experience, and that rubbed a lot of people the wrong way. Some fans were particularly unhappy with how Nate, once a quiet, nice guy, slowly turned into a big jerk. While I can understand why this would irk some people – "Ted Lasso" became popular as a "nice" show, and therefore people weren't expecting such an affable...
Tags: Television, Movies, News, Ted, West Ham United, Jason, Mohammed, Colin, Keeley, Nate, Ted Lasso, Nick Mohammed, Ted Lasson


Calls for investigation after court finds Dubai ruler hacked ex-wife’s phone

MPs and human rights groups ask parliament to look into how Sheikh Mohammed deployed sophisticated spywareMPs and human rights groups have called on ministers and parliament to investigate how the ruler of Dubai was able deploy sophisticated spyware to hack the phones of his ex-wife and her legal team in Britain last summer.Their demands follow the revelation of the spying scandal on Wednesday, which emerged after English courts concluded that agents of Sheikh Mohammed had infiltrated Princess H...
Tags: UK News, Britain, Hacking, Middle East and North Africa, United Arab Emirates, Dubai, Mohammed, Haya, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum


UK high court finds Dubai's Sheikh Mohammed hacked ex-wife's phone using spyware

The ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, used agents of Dubai and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to hack into and monitor the phones of his ex-wife Princess Haya bint al-Hussein, her legal advisors, and staff, during an ongoing custody battle concerning their two children, England's high court has ruled.
Tags: Europe, UK, England, News, Dubai, Mohammed, Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, United Arab Emirates UAE, Haya bint al Hussein


UK high court finds Dubai's Sheikh Mohammed hacked ex-wife's phone using spyware

The ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, used agents of Dubai and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to hack into and monitor the phones of his ex-wife Princess Haya bint al-Hussein, her legal advisors, and staff, during an ongoing custody battle concerning their two children, England's high court has ruled.
Tags: UK, England, Cnn, Dubai, Mohammed, Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, United Arab Emirates UAE, Haya bint al Hussein


Timeline of events in lives of Dubai ruler’s daughters and ex-wife

From alleged abduction of daughters to hacking ex-wife’s phone, family affairs of Sheikh Mohammed over 20 years‘The walls are closing in on me’: the hacking of Princess HayaPrincess Shamsa, then 19, is abducted from the streets of Cambridge, it is alleged by staff working for her father, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, and forced to return to the United Arab Emirates. The Guardian is the first to report in December 2001 that detectives are examining Shamsa’s kidnapping by agents of her fa...
Tags: UK News, World news, Middle East and North Africa, United Arab Emirates, Dubai, Cambridge, Mohammed, Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, Shamsa, HayaPrincess Shamsa, United Arab Emirates The Guardian


Factbox-Penpix of Dubai's Sheikh Mohammed and His Ex-Wife Princess Haya

(Reuters) - A British judge has ruled https://www.reuters.com/world/middle-east/...
Tags: Dubai, Mohammed, Reuters, Haya, Factbox Penpix


Sheikh Mohammed ordered phones of ex-wife and lawyers to be hacked: UK court

Dubai's ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum ordered the phones of his ex-wife and her lawyers to be hacked as part of a...
Tags: UK, Dubai, Mohammed, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum


Princess Haya: Dubai ruler had ex-wife's phone hacked - UK court

Sheikh Mohammed interfered with British justice during his divorce custody case, says High Court.
Tags: UK, News, Dubai, Mohammed


Dubai ruler hacked ex-wife using NSO Pegasus spyware, high court judge finds

Sheikh Mohammed used spyware on Princess Haya and five associates in unlawful abuse of power, judge rules‘The walls are closing in on me’: the hacking of Princess Haya The ruler of Dubai hacked the phone of his ex-wife Princess Haya using NSO Group’s controversial Pegasus spyware in an unlawful abuse of power and trust, a senior high court judge has ruled.The president of the family division found that agents acting on behalf of Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, who is also prime minister o...
Tags: Technology, London, Law, World news, Malware, Britain, Hacking, Middle East and North Africa, United Arab Emirates, Dubai, Data and computer security, Pegasus, Mohammed, Gulf, Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Haya


Swedish 'Mohammed' cartoonist Lars Vilks killed in car crash

Swedish artist Lars Vilks, who stirred worldwide controversy in 2007 with drawings depicting the prophet Mohammed with the body of a dog, was killed in a car crash near the southern town of Markaryd on Sunday, police said.
Tags: Europe, News, Mohammed, Lars Vilks, Markaryd


Lars Vilks, Swedish cartoonist who depicted Mohammed, killed in car crash

Swedish artist Lars Vilks, who stirred worldwide controversy in 2007 with drawings depicting the prophet Mohammed with the body of a dog, was killed in a car crash near the southern town of Markaryd on Sunday, police said.
Tags: Cnn, Mohammed, Lars Vilks, Markaryd


Biden's national security advisor meets with Saudi leader MBS days before anniversary of Khashoggi's murder

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman attends a session of the Shura Council in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on November 20, 2019. Bandar Algaloud/Courtesy of Saudi Royal Court/Handout via Reuters Jake Sullivan traveled to Saudi Arabia on Monday to meet with Saudi Crown Prince MBS. This came just days before the anniversary of Jamal Khashoggi's brutal murder. The Biden administration is pushing for a ceasefire in the devastating Yemen conflict, which MBS is the architect of. See more storie...
Tags: Politics, News, Congress, Washington Post, Washington, Saudi Arabia, White House, Kingdom, US, International, Trends, Joe Biden, Middle East, Un, Biden, Yemen


MIDEAST STOCKS #Saudi and #Qatar rise, other Gulf indexes muted | Reuters

MIDEAST STOCKS Saudi and Qatar rise, other Gulf indexes muted | Reuters The Saudi and Qatari indexes finished higher on Sunday, buoyed by petrochemical and financial stocks, while other major Gulf indexes declined.Saudi Arabia's benchmark index (.TASI) closed up 0.7%, ending four consecutive sessions of losses, with Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (2010.SE) rising 2.5% and Market Heavyweight Al Rajhi Bank (1120.SE) advancing 0.7%.The Qatari index (.QSI) added 0.7%, extending gains for a...
Tags: Travel, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Mohammed, Gulf, Reuters, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum, Emaar Properties, Tasi, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, Emaar Malls, Gulf Egypt, Emaar Properties EMAR DU


Right-Wing Chat-Show Celebrity May Alter France's Election Dynamics

By Elizabeth PineauTOULON, France (Reuters) - Eric Zemmour, a right-wing talk-show star who says Mohammed should be banned as a first name in...
Tags: France, Mohammed, Election Dynamics, Elizabeth PineauTOULON France Reuters Eric Zemmour


An influential Saudi banker moved to the US to pitch his country and crown prince to DC. Here's how his mission suddenly derailed.

A graphic showing Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, the US Capitol, and Ali Shihabi. Amir Levy/Reuters; Bloomberg/YouTube; Samantha Lee/Insider Ali Shihabi set up the Arabia Foundation to promote MBS to the Washington, DC, elite. He weathered claims of official Saudi funding, an employee lawsuit, and Khashoggi's murder. But he abruptly closed the foundation with no warning. Here's the story of what - and who - got in his way. See more stories on Insider's business page. S...
Tags: Apple, Google, Politics, UK, California, Washington Post, Washington, Saudi Arabia, Softbank, US, Trends, Turkey, Cnn, Atlantic, Washington Dc, Middle East


#Saudi, #UAE Leaders Hold Talks as Regional Competition Heats Up - Bloomberg

Saudi, UAE Leaders Hold Talks as Regional Competition Heats Up - Bloomberg The defacto rulers of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates held talks late Monday, days after the UAE unveiled plans to deepen trade ties with fast-growing economies mainly outside the Middle East.Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman called his Abu Dhabi counterpart Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan and discussed “the prospects of further consolidating the strategic cooperation” between the countries, the UAE’s...
Tags: Travel, Asia, Saudi Arabia, Wam, Africa, Bloomberg, Middle East, United Arab Emirates, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Uae, Mohammed, Riyadh, Mohammed bin Salman, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al Nahyan


Here’s how to help Afghan refugees arriving in Southern California

When Irvine resident Nasim Fekrat saw reports about Afghan refugees coming to Southern California, he knew he wanted to help. He also understood their plight. Fekrat immigrated from Afghanistan in 2009. The 38-year-old is now a PhD student at UC Irvine, studying anthropology with a focus on Afghan immigrants’ experience and how the war has impacted them. “I feel how hard it is to leave your home and arrive at a completely strange place,” Fekrat said. Plus, he added, “We all need help in one way ...
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An Afghan interpreter who helped rescue President Biden during a 2008 snowstorm was left behind in Afghanistan

Members of the UK Armed Forces continue to take part in the evacuation of entitled personnel from Kabul airport, in Kabul, Afghanistan August 19-22, 2021. LPhot Ben Shread/UK MOD Crown copyright 2021/Handout via REUTERS An Afghan interpreter, who helped rescue Biden from a snowstorm in 2008, was left behind in Afghanistan. According to The Wall Street Journal, two helicopters carrying three former senators landed in a remote valley. The man reportedly helped US forces drive for hours throu...
Tags: Politics, UK, White House, US, Trends, Afghanistan, Taliban, Kabul, Chuck Hagel, Biden, Wall Street Journal, Journal, Mohammed, KABUL Afghanistan, McKenzie, US State Department


Afghan Interpreter Who Helped Rescue Biden in 2008 Left Behind After U.S. Exit

Mohammed, his wife, and their four children are hiding from the Taliban and are among countless Afghan allies who were left behind when...
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