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Saudi Arabia, UAE and Bahrain end rift with Qatar

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain agreed on Sunday to return their ambassadors to Qatar, signalling an end to an eight-month rift over Doha's support for Islamist groups. The announcement was made by the Gulf

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Iran not enemy, but must stop meddling: GCC

Declining bilateral ties with Iran could be salvaged if it ends its continuous interference in the Gulf countries, said Bahrain’s Foreign Minister yesterday at the closing of the 33rd GCC Summit. Shaikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al K

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GCC Summit sees landmark decisions

Landmark decisions were yesterday issued under the "Sakhir Declaration" as the 33rd GCC Summit ended in Bahrain, a report said. GCC leaders have agreed to develop and activate the co-operation council, which underlined t

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GCC leaders decry Iran interference, Syria killings

A summit of Gulf Arab leaders in Bahrain demanded Iran end what they called interference in the region, reiterating their long-held mistrust of their regional rival. A communique issued at the end of a two-day summit of the six-me

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Regional challenges focus for GCC Summit

A strong and united GCC is necessary to tackle growing regional challenges, Bahrain’s His Majesty King Hamad said in a keynote speech at the opening of the 33rd GCC Summit in the kingdom. He voiced the confidence that GCC wi

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Saudi accuses Iran of meddling ahead of summit

Saudi Arabia on Monday told regional rival Iran to stop interfering in internal Gulf Arab affairs and spreading "sedition", activities Tehran denies. The comments, made by Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud al-Faisal, fo

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Iranian threats to top GCC Summit agenda

Regional security threats posed by Iran will top the agenda as Gulf leaders meet in Bahrain today for the annual GCC Summit, said a senior government official. Bolstering military co-operation and environmental and nuclear power s

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Foreign ministers prepare for GCC Summit

Foreign ministers are meeting in Bahrain today to draw up the agenda for tomorrow's GCC Summit. His Majesty King Hamad will chair the two-day summit at the Ritz-Carlton Bahrain Hotel and Spa. Collective security

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Bahrain king returns after summit

His Majesty King Hamad yesterday (December 20) returned home after leading Bahrain's delegation to the 32nd GCC Summit in Riyadh. He was welcomed at Sakhir Airbase by His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa,

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Saudi king calls for formation of Gulf union

King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia, the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, called for the formation of a Gulf union in a keynote speech at the opening session of the 32nd GCC Summit in Riyadh. He urged GCC leaders to close ranks in a 'singl

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