For three days, some 20,000 Saudis decked out in costumes and face paint attended Saudi Arabia's first-ever Comic Con, celebrating a culture which until now had been largely underground in the Islamic Kingdom.
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A Revolutionary Guard official says the tests show the Islamic republic is 'ready to give a crushing respond to any threat.'
Omar Abdel-Rahman, so-called 'Blind Sheik,' was the mastermind of 93 World Trade Center bombing and became a symbol for radicals during two decades in U.S. prisons.
In Raed Andoni's 'Ghost Hunting,' which won the first-ever Silver Bear for best documentary, former inmates discuss prison life at Israel's main interrogation center.
'Netanyahu doesn’t want to end the occupation but to intensify it, and he thinks he’ll get Arab backing for this. It won’t happen,' says senior Palestinian official.
International Atomic Energy Agency head Yukiya Amano says his organization was 'in constant touch' with the U.S., but has yet to hear from Trump administration on their concerns.
In light of the threat from Sinai, Egypt has deployed 20,000-25,000 soldiers to the area, far exceeding the amount allowed by the Israel-Egyptian peace accords. But with Israel's blessing and intelligence cooperation, Wilayet Sinai's 1,000 fighters are on the back foot.
King Abdullah and U.S. President Trump had a 'good conversation,' White House says, doesn't mention if embassy relocation discussed.
Before the establishment of the Women’s Support Center, there was no safe space for women in the Islahiye refugee camp, aid worker says.