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Iraq: At least 5 dead, 8 hurt in Baghdad suicide attack

Iraq: At least 5 dead, 8 hurt in Baghdad suicide attack

Bomber struck in al-Tayaran Square in central Baghdad

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UAE, Qatar to resume flights after over 3-year hiatus
20.01.2021

UAE, Qatar to resume flights after over 3-year hiatus

Etihad Airways, Qatari Airways to resume commercial flights between 2 countries

Over 1,200 years pass since death of Imam al-Shafi'i
20.01.2021

Over 1,200 years pass since death of Imam al-Shafi'i

Al-Shafi'i, founder of Shafi’i school of Islamic law, died in Cairo on Jan 20, 820

43 perish in shipwreck off Libyan coast: UN agencies
20.01.2021

43 perish in shipwreck off Libyan coast: UN agencies

10 survivors recovered in the first shipwreck of 2021 in Central Mediterranean

Abbas to remain Fatah’s presidential candidate in polls
20.01.2021

Abbas to remain Fatah’s presidential candidate in polls

Palestinian presidential polls expected to be held on July 31

Egypt restores diplomatic ties with Qatar
20.01.2021

Egypt restores diplomatic ties with Qatar

Move follows reconciliation agreement with Qatar signed by Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain, Egypt