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Security tightened in Egypt ahead of opposition protests

Egyptian army and police are beefing up security across the country ahead of opposition protest rallies planned to commemorate the second anniversary of the overthrow of Egypt’s first democratically-elected President Mohamed Morsi. According to Press TV, plans for the demonstrations, which are set to be held on Tuesday, have prompted ...

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India prepares for settling debt to Iran

India has asked its refineries to stock up on dollar and euro reserves in overseas accounts to avoid a run on the rupee in the event of having to pay back Iran more than $6 billion in outstanding debts. Indian refiners currently owe the money for oil imports after payment ...

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End-of-June deadline arrives in Iran-P5+1 talks

The deadline has arrived for Iran and the P5+1 for the potential conclusion of a comprehensive deal on Iran’s civilian nuclear program, with senior diplomats from both sides expected to hold sensitive talks in their last push to reach a deal. While there has been a lot of media speculation, ...

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UAE woman sentenced to death for killing US teacher

ABU DHABI: A United Arab Emirates court sentenced an Emirati woman to death on Monday after convicting her of the jihadist-inspired murder of an American teacher, Abu Dhabi newspaper The National reported. Alaa Bader al-Hashemi, 30, was found guilty of stabbing to death teacher Ibolya Ryan, 47, in a shopping ...

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Iran, Russia discuss BRICS, SCO summits

Russia and Iran have held consultations ahead of two major summits by members of BRICS and Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) nations to call for regional integration.  The BRICS and SCO summits of the world’s major emerging economies will take place on July 8-10 in the Russian city of Ufa. Russian ...

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Iran, EU FMs to hold nuclear talks in Luxemburg

Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is set to hold talks with EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini and his European counterparts from the P5+1 group of countries in Luxemburg in a bid to hammer out a final deal over Tehran’s nuclear program. According to Press TV, Zarif is scheduled ...

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