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KSA suspends prayers in arenas outside Mecca, Medina holy mosques

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The decision was taken to curb effects of the coronavirus that has so far killed 10,000 globally The Government of Saudi Arabia said it suspended...

103-year-old Iranian woman survives coronavirus

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The woman was the second elderly patient in Iran to have survived the disease A 103-year-old woman in Iran has recovered after being infected with...

Iran defends response as virus deaths surpass 1,000

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The virus has now killed 1,135 people in Iran out of 17,361 cases of infection based on official figures Iran said its novel coronavirus death...

WHO to start coronavirus testing in rebel Syria; Iran raises efforts

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Further east, Iran has the third highest case load after China and Italy, with nearly 13,000 confirmed cases, according to WHO data The World Health...

Iraq names new PM as rockets hit base hosting foreign troops

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President Barham Saleh said he had nominated Zurfi to replace outgoing premier Adel Abdel Mahdi Iraq's president on Tuesday named ex-Najaf city governor Adnan Zurfi...

Coronavirus: Iran says 135 new virus deaths, take total to 988

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'This brings the total number of confirmed cases to 16,169 as of today noon' Iran announced on Tuesday another 135 deaths from the novel coronavirus,...

Coronavirus: Iran temporarily frees 85,000 prisoners, including political ones

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Rehman said only those serving sentences of less than five years had been freed Iran has temporarily freed about 85,000 prisoners, including political prisoners in...

Coronavirus: Iraq cancels Friday prayers in Shia holy city of Kerbala

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Iran also cancelled weekly prayers in Tehran and provincial capitals on March 6 Iraq cancelled Friday prayers in the Shia holy city of Kerbala due...

Saudi women smoke in public to ‘complete’ their freedom

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Women are now allowed to drive, attend public sporting events and concerts, and obtain passports without the approval of a male guardian Rima settles in...

Israel plans new east Jerusalem settlement

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More than 600,000 Jewish settlers live in the occupied West Bank and annexed east Jerusalem, in communities considered illegal under international law Israel has developed...