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Iraq says US to return 17,000 stolen ancient artifacts

The antiquities vanished after the 2003 invasion that toppled Saddam Hussein, and many more were destroyed and smuggled by the Islamic State group.

August 03, 2021

Pakistan gives 1m jabs a day after unvaccinated warned of penalties

The UAE will lift a ban on transit flights from India, Pakistan and other countries while over 10 million people in Sri Lanka received COVID-19 vaccines.

August 03, 2021

Malaysia PM agrees to debate emergency law, ending impasse

Malaysia planned to debate and annul its emergency laws in parliament next month, ending a standoff between the govt and the nation's king.

August 03, 2021

Iran’s Raisi starts presidency as new crisis grips Persian Gulf

Ebrahim Raisi will begin his tenure after he's officially confirmed by Ayatollah Ali Khamenei Tuesday, ending the eight-year rule of Hassan Rouhani.

August 03, 2021