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Musaid Al-Zayani
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on : Monday, 8 Feb, 2016

Klaus Schwab to Asharq Al-Awsat: The 4th Industrial Revolution a Two Edged Sword

Dubai- Executive Chairman of the World Economic Forum, Klaus Schwab, said that what is being called the 4th Industrial Revolution is a two-edged sword that brings upon both opportunity and risk. The 4th Industrial Revolution is said to enable community potential, yet also bares some grave risks. Professor Schwab clarified that modern technology, artificial intelligence, self-driving cars, biotechnology and block chain, will usher in mass changes unlike other revolutions. Schawb, in dec...

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Fahd Al-Zayabi
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on : Monday, 8 Feb, 2016

Decisive Storm Seminar Reveals Houthi Under-the-table Struck Deals with Yemeni Parties

Riyadh- A seminar at the Saudi 30TH Janadriyah festival on Sunday has dealt with the “decisive storm” and the geopolitical changes happening in the region. The seminar was held at the King Faisal Conference Hall in Riyadh. It highlighted the Iranian greed spreading into the region and how the Saudi-led Arab coalition has confronted it in an effort to keep Iran from being left alone with Yemen. . Najeeb Ghallab, Head of Aljazeera Alarabiyah Center for Studies and Research forum, pointe...

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on : Monday, 8 Feb, 2016

ISIS Claims Car Bomb Blast in Saudi Capital

Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported that ISIS militant group claimed responsibility for an explosion that damaged a car in the Saudi capital Riyadh on Monday. The incident took p...

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Asharq Al-Awsat
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HRH Prince Faisal bin Salman Inaugurates Developmental Projects in Khaybar

Madinah Gov. Prince Faisal bin Salman launched a series of charity and developmental projects during his recent visit to Khaybar Province at costs exceeding SR100 million. T...

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Asharq Al-Awsat
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Arrested British-Iranian Journalist in Evin Prison

Tehran, London- The family of an Iranian-British former BBC journalist who was detained last week in Tehran was told on Saturday that he was in the capital's Evin prison, a fri...

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Musaid Al-Zayani
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on : Monday, 8 Feb, 2016

UAE to Send Ground Troops to Fight ISIS in Syria

Abu Dhabi- The United Arab Emirates has said that it is ready to supply ground troops to help support and train an international military coalition against ISIS in Syria, provi...

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Amir Taheri
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on : Monday, 8 Feb, 2016

Iran: Disputed Elections – the Media Faces a Challenge

In just three weeks’ time Iranians will be invited to go to the polls to elect the Islamic Consultative Assembly (Majlis) and the Assembly of Experts, two organs designed to ...

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Heba El Koudsy
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on : Monday, 8 Feb, 2016

Trump Promises Terrorists Measures beyond Waterboarding

Washington- With just days before the second primary contest of the 2016 election, the Republican presidential candidates faced a skirmish of national security and veterans’ ...

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Asharq Al-Awsat
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Erdogan Makes Washington Choose Between Ankara and the Kurds

While Turkey sent aid trucks and ambulances to tens of thousands of people fleeing to the Turkish border to escape the regime’s raids and Russian bombing in Aleppo, the Turki...

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Makari: Iran’s Regional Negative Role, A Result of U.S. Backing Down

Beirut- Lebanese politician and Deputy Speaker of the Parliament Farid Makari predicted an endless presidential void in Lebanon. He said that Hezbollah, the Iranian-supported L...

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