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Potential deals in Australia and Rwanda would add to a portfolio that already includes stakes in British Airways, Cathay Pacific and China Southern, and is part of a strategy to boost traffic through Doha’s Hamad International Airport

Qatar
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Singh was named as a junior minister in the Ministry of External Affairs, with responsibility for Gulf relations as well as overseas Indian affairs – which almost immediately took him to Kuwait following a fire in migrant workers’ accommodation

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The Al-Emarat corvette was handed over at Lorient shipyard in north-western France on 27 June and will join sister ship Bani Yas in the UAE Navy’s fleet

United Arab Emirates (UAE)
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The final two helicopters from a 30-strong order for the Kuwait Armed Forces and Kuwait National Guard were delivered in late June, some eight years after the contract was signed, while allegations of graft have swirled around the deal in the intervening years

Kuwait
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Another lesser-known UAE royal has turned up touting business in Africa, with RAK ruling family member Sheikh Ahmed Bin Faisal Al-Qassimi signing deals to develop cable manufacturing and smart electricity meter plants in Zimbabwe and an investment agreement in Uganda

United Arab Emirates (UAE)
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The government has announced plans to draw up a comprehensive redevelopment for the capital’s old commercial hub, following a large fire in mid-June which destroyed dozens of businesses and left three people dead

Bahrain
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Former health minister Massoud Pezeshkian, the only moderate allowed to run in the snap presidential election on 28 June, topped the ballot and secured a place in a run-off vote against hardliner Saeed Jalili. However, a new record low for turnout shows how disengaged most Iranians have become from the political process

Iran
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The Bahraini and Kuwaiti governments have set up special committees to review recent naturalisation cases, with hundreds and perhaps thousands of people thought to be at risk of having their citizenship taken from them over allegations of fraudulent applications

Kuwait | Bahrain
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Sayyid Ali Bin Ghalib Al-Said will compete for the first time at the event in France this September and may be joined by his brother Sayyid Loay, who is still working his way through the qualification process

Oman
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The Kuwaiti authorities are said to have come under pressure from Riyadh to support its economic restructuring strategy, including giga-projects such as MBS’ flagship city of Neom, at a time when other sources of inward investment into the kingdom have failed to match Saudi ambitions

Saudi Arabia
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Khalid Bin Salman held talks with defence minister Admiral Dong Jun and Central Military Commission vice-chairman Zhang Youxia in the Chinese capital on 25 June

Saudi Arabia
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Bahrain’s foreign affairs minister Abdullatif Bin Rashid Al-Zayani has met his counterpart Ali Bagheri Kani in Tehran to discuss the restoration of diplomatic ties after an eight-year break.

Iran | Bahrain
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Discussions have been held in New Delhi, with Doha reportedly asking for around $600,000 for the 12 little-used jets, along with missiles, spare engines and other parts

Qatar
Issue 1188 - 20 June 2024

Profile: Iran - Peyman Jebelli

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Role Head of Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (Irib) (2021-) Social Media X: @Jebelli_ir Instagram: @jebelli_ir Sanctions European Union, United States Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (Irib) chief Peyman Jebelli is accountable only to Rahbar (Supreme Leader) Ayatollah Ali Hosseini Khamenei, ensuring Iranian media voice the regime’s opinions and policies – making him a key player setting up the current presidential election campaign.

Iran
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Prominent go-between: Qatar has emerged as a major player in regional conflicts – making itself very useful to a wide range of partners by acting as an interlocuter between various Islamist movements and western governments in crises from Afghanistan to Gaza.

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