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OIC says Trump visa ban to fuel violence, serve extremists

The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), the world’s largest body of Muslim nations, has slammed US President Donald Trump’s decision to ban nationals of seven Muslim countries from traveling to the United ...

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EU slams Washington’s ‘worrying’ statements

The European Council president has criticized “worrying” statements by the US administration under President Donald Trump, describing Washington’s new stances as threatening. In a Tuesday letter to EU leaders ahead of ...

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Iran, Iraq, Yemen censure US president’s travel ban on Muslims

US President Donald Trump’s controversial Muslim ban has been met with criticism from Iran, Iraq and Yemen, whose nationals have been targeted by the restrictive measure. On Sunday, Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali ...

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Trump’s sweeping Muslim ban sparks protests at US airports

President Donald Trump’s sweeping ban on people from seven Muslim-majority countries has sparked confusion and anger at major US airports. Protests erupted Saturday at airports in Dallas, Chicago, Boston, Los ...

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UN shocked by Manama regime’s execution of three activists

The United Nations has expressed distress at the execution of three Shia Muslim activists in Bahrain over their alleged role in killing policemen during a pro-democracy demonstration. “We are appalled at ...

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Trump will not be unfriendly towards Pakistan, says aide

WASHINGTON: The Trump administration, which assumes power on Friday, has no plans to “unfriend” Pakistan but its relations with India will be even closer than those of the Obama adm­i­­nistration, ...

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