Sunday, May 16

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Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Condoles Former US President Bush, on the death of his Mother

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Riyadh, The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud sent a cable of condolences and consolation to US former President George Bush, on the death of his mother.The Monarch, in his cable said: "We have been informed with utmost grief the news of your mother's passing away. As I send to Your Excellency and your family heartfelt condolences and sincere consolation, we hope that you will be provided with patience and consolation".Source: Saudi Press Agency

HRH Crown Prince condoles former U.S. President George W. Bush on the death of his mother

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Riyadh, His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, the Crown Prince, Vice President of the Council of Ministers and Minister of Defense, sent a cable of condolences to H.E. the former U.S. President George W. Bush on the death of his mother.In his cable, HRH the Crown Prince said: " I have been informed with profound pain of the death of your mother. Let me send to Your Excellency my warm condolence and sincere sympathy, wishing that you would be provided with patience".Source: Saudi Press Agency

URGENT: Abadi: Iraq Was Threatened By Daesh, But Succeeded By The Sacrifices Of His Sons

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BAGHDAD, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said Iraq was threatened by the Daesh terrorist, but succeeded by the sacrifices of His sons."Iraq has emerged from a challenge and we must continue to support," Abadi said during the opening of the cement plant in Muthanna province, south of Iraq.He added, "We broke terrorism and this was a miracle, according to the description of the countries of the world that praised the Iraqis and their sacrifices, and terrorism is retreating because of the Iraqis' strength. Source: National Iraqi News Agency

Leaders and Representatives of States Taking Part in Joint Gulf Shield 1 Drill Arrive in Eastern Region 4 Khobar, Saudi Arabia

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Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and Prime Minister of Pakistan, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, arrived and were received at the King Abdulaziz Air Base Airport in Dhahran by Prince Saud bin Naif bin Abdulaziz, Governor of the Eastern Region, Prince Ahmed bin Fahd bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Deputy Governor of the Eastern Region, and a number of officials.Source: Saudi Press Agency

Machnouk says official security apparatuses stand at equal distance from all

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Interior and Municipalities Minister, Nouhad Machnouk, on Friday underlined the impartiality of state security apparatuses during the impending parliamentary elections, saying these apparatuses stand at equal distance from all."There is a serious international and local monitoring of elections," Minister Machnouk said during presiding over a meeting of Mount Lebanon Security sub-Council sub-committee, at the office of Governor Mohammed al-Makkawi, at Baabda Serail.Machnouk stressed maintaining security, stability and order during the entire electoral process."The path of the elections is a real and effective partner for the advancement of the state," he corroborated, stressing that international efforts in support of Lebanon shall not be wasted.Source: National News Agency