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Quake hits Iran-Iraq border region

TEHRAN: A tremor shook Kermanshah province in western Iran near Iraq's border on Monday (Dec 11), causing panic a month after a major quake killed hundreds of people there, state media and officials said. Two hours after the tremor the state broadcaster, quoting the head of the crisis management ....

Qatar signs US$8b deal to buy 24 Typhoon fighters from UK

DOHA: Qatar signed a multi-billion-dollar deal on Sunday to buy 24 Typhoon fighters from Britain, its second major defence agreement this week, which comes during the worst political crisis in the region for years. The US$8-billion (€6.8-billion) deal was signed in Doha by Qatar's Defence Ministe...