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Al-Qaeda in Yemen Announces 'Solidarity' With 'Our Muslim Brothers in Iraq'

A statement purportedly by al-Qaeda's Yemen-based branch -- al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula -- expresses support for the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant , the Yemen Times reported on Tuesday.

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Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

Tue Aug 19, 2014

PR-inside.com

Market Report, "The Saudi Arabian Defense Industry - Industry...

Defense has been a high priority for the Saudi Arabian government and, despite the recent global financial crisis; the country has continued to allocate at least 8% of its GDP to defense procurement since 2004.

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Examiner.com

ISIS to America: 'We will drown all of you in blood'

On Monday, the terrorist group known as the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham, , posted a threatening video to social media.

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Trend

Tehran-Riyadh relations taking normal course: Iran

Iranian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Marzieh Afkham has described the relations between Iran and Saudi Arabia as normal and expressed hope for the promotion of ties between the two Middle East powers, PressTV reported.

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Daily Kos

McCain's ISIS Buddies Now Better Armed Than The Kurds: Thanks, America

In a textbook example of The Law of Unintended Consequences, the Kurdish Peshmerga fighters are complaining that their Warsaw Pact-era weaponry is no match for the more modern tech being wielded by Sen. John McCain's ISIS chums .

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Related Topix: US Politics, John McCain, US News, Europe, World News, Croatia, Jordan, NY, Middle East

The Baltimore Sun

Saudi Arabia's Grand Mufti denounces Iraq's Islamic State group

Saudi Arabia's Grand Mufti Sheikh Abdulaziz Al al-Sheikh, the highest religious authority in the country, said on Tuesday the militant groups Islamic State and al Qaeda were "enemy number one of Islam" and not in any way part of the faith.

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AME Info

More than 14,000 investment professionals pass level III Cfa exam,...

CFA Institute, the global association of investment professionals that sets the highest standards of ethics, education, and professional excellence, announced that of 26,882 candidates that sat for the Level III CFA exam in June 2014, 54% passed the third and final exam.

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The Daily Star

Saudi court sentences one to death, 13 to jail, for attacks

Saudi Interior Ministry spokesman Mansur al-Turki speaks during a press conference at the Saudi Officers club in Riyadh July 5, 2014.

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The Baltimore Sun

Saudi court sentences one to death, 13 to jail, for attacks

A Saudi Arabian court on Monday sentenced one man to death and 13 others to prison terms of up to 30 years for their part in a series of militant attacks against government and foreign targets last decade, state media reported.

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The Daily Star

Saudi Arabia executes 4 for drug possession

A Saudi child holds up a national flag with picture of King Abdullah bin Abdelazziz during celebrations marking the 83rd Saudi Arabian National Day in the desert kingdom's capital Riyadh, on September 23, 2013.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

American Reporter

The Great DebateREP. Ryan, at Ralph Reed Confab, Turns Down a Bible

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., June 7, 2011 -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu gave a speech on May 23 in Washington, D.C., in which he said, "I envision an Israel that can dedicate even more of its creative and scientific talents to help solve some of the great challenges of the day, foremost of which is finding a clean and affordable substitute ... (more)

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ABS-CBN News

Cebu Pacific to launch US operations through Guam

The airline of taipan John L. Gokongwei will soon serve the Filipino market in the United States, an aviation think tank said, as it aggressively expands its long-haul operations to compete with rival flag carrier Philippine Airlines .

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Paddock Talk

Baja Hungary: Two Mini All4 Racing On The Podium

Munich . MINI and the Monster Energy X-raid Team finished the seventh round in the FIA World Cup for Cross Country Rallies on the podium.

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Colombo Page

Sri Lanka President intends to visit Saudi Arabia to strengthen relations

Aug 18, Jeddah: The government of Sri Lanka and Kingdom of Saudi Arabia have agreed to focus on strengthening the bilateral relations between the two countries when Sri Lanka's Ambassador Mohamed Hussein Mohamed met Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud Al-Faisal in Jeddah on Sunday.

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Times of Oman

Foreign banks struggling to compete in Saudi: StanChart

Dubai: Local lenders in Saudi Arabia are dominating the market, prompting overseas banks to surrender their licences as they struggle to compete, the chief executive officer of Standard Chartered in the country said.

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EurekAlert!

Unraveling the mysteries of the Red Sea: A new reef coral species from Saudi Arabia

The hard corals primarily responsible for the construction of coral reefs around the world have attracted the attention of taxonomists for hundreds of years.

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Lucianne.com

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Chadian troops have rescued 85 Nigerians kidnapped Monday by Boko Haram militants, CNN sources in Nigeria said Saturday.

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Business News

Ritz casino wins high court battle to recover A 1m from gambling addict

Wife of Oman 's foreign minister lost A 2m in an evening but only repaid half after claiming casino had 'duty of care' to stop her The Ritz casino has won a court battle to recover 1m from a wealthy gambling addict who failed to pay money she owed.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

DefenceTalk News

Saudi Arabia Requests $2Bn Upgrade for AWACS

The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Saudi Arabia for an AWACS modernization program and associated equipment, parts, training and logistical support for an estimated cost of $2.0 billion.

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Stuff.co.nz

Pilot-steward fight holds up Saudia flight

A spat between a pilot and a cabin crew member grounded a Saudi Arabian Airlines flight bound for Madinah, Saudi Arabia from Cairo, Egypt for six hours.

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