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Kuwait opposition in strong election showing

Nov 27, 2016 - 2:02 PM

UPDATED The opposition and its allies won 24 seats according to official results announced by the election authority

A Kuwaiti judge (C) and his aides count the ballots at a polling station at the end of the vote in the Sabah al-Salem district on the outskirts of Kuwait city on November 26, 2016. Yasser Al-Zayyat/AFP

'Wolf in sheep's clothing': Suspect in French attack

Jun 27, 2015 - 6:11 AM

Authorities know Salhi lived for a time with his wife and three young children in the eastern city of Besancon

Tunisia opposition in anti-gov't demo as talks fail

Sep 01, 2013 - 10:50 AM

Tunisia s Islamist led coalition has failed to agree with the opposition on how to end weeks of political deadlock mediators said on Saturday

Fresh push to defuse Egypt crisis

Aug 05, 2013 - 9:23 PM

International envoys extended their Cairo visit to find a peaceful solution to a crisis sparked by the Egyptian military overthrow of Mohamed Morsi

DEFUSING A CRISIS. Egyptian supporters of deposed president Mohamed Morsi (portrait) walk past a barrier of sandbags to join a rally organized by the Muslim Brotherhood group in his support outside Rabaa al-Adawiya mosque in Cairo on August 4, 2013. An Egyptian court set a trial date for Muslim Brotherhood leaders in a move likely to enrage supporters of the ousted Islamist president. TOPSHOTS/AFP PHOTO/KHALED DESOUKI