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Regional developments discussed
Riyadh, Jan. 23 (BNA): Secretary General of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), Dr. Abdullatif bin Rashid Al-Zayani, has received a number of friendly countries' ambassadors accredited to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
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Saudi Monarch calls for performing rain-seeking prayers
Riyadh, Jan. 22 (BNA): The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud has called for the performance of Istisqa (rain-seeking) prayer all over the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on Thursday, Saudi Royal Court said in statement issued today.
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NATO-ICI centre to strengthen partnership with GCC
Brussels, Jan. 21 (BNA): NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg will travel to Kuwait on Monday to inaugurate the NATO-Istanbul Cooperation Initiative (ICI) Regional Centre which will be the Alliance’s first such presence in the region.
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Saudi Arabia condemns attack on army camp in Mali
Riyadh, Jan. 20 (BNA): Saudi Arabia has expressed "firm denunciation and condemnation regarding an attack targeting an army camp in Gao city, northeast Mali, which resulted in dozens of killed and injured."
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Gulf Health Council launches new identity
Riyadh, Jan. 18 (BNA): Gulf Health Council inaugurated its new identity by amending the name of the Executive Board to be Gulf Health Council for Cooperation Council States.
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Kuwait's sports development role commended
Doha, Jan. 18 (BNA): The Gulf Cup Federation (GCF) has commended Kuwait's significant role in sports and its effective contribution to the development of Gulf football.
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GCC journalists union elects new board
Manama, Jan. 16 (BNA): The general assembly of the Arabian Gulf Journalists Union, has unanimously elected Khalid Al-Malik, editor-in-chief of the Saudi newspaper of Al-Jazirah and Chairman of the Saudi Journalists Commission, as chairman of the union during elections held under the patronage of Information Affairs Minister Ali bin Mohammed Al Romaihi.
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GCC identical pharmaceuticals pricing highlighted
Kuwait, Jan. 15 (BNA): Kuwait's Ministry of Health has called for unifying prices of medical and pharmaceutical products in the six member states of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) for "securing safe medicines at competitive costs."
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UAE's efforts to serve humanity stressed
Abu Dhabi, Jan. 14 (BNA): HH Shaikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, stressed the UAE, led by President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, would not deviate from the path and the firm approach to serve humanity.
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Saudi Royal Court mourns death of Prince Mohammed bin Faisal
Riyadh, Jan. 14 (BNA): Saudi Royal Court today announced the death of HRH Prince Mohammed bin Faisal bin Abdulaziz Al Saud.
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