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Polls close in Kuwait parliamentary elections

Saturday's snap election is widely seen as linked to dispute between government and parliament over austerity measures.

Kuwait parliamentary elections

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Iraq's parliament passes law legalising Shia militias

Iraqi Sunnis say law was proof of Shia "dictatorship" but Prime Minister Abadi says force will defend "all Iraqis".

Iraq's Hashid al-Shaabi

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Turkey clinic 'running out of prosthetics' for Syrians

Doctors at one rehabilitation centre say they'll be unable distribute artificial limbs by February due to high demand.

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Haifa fires: Tens of thousands of Israelis flee city

Netanyahu threatens those responsible for the fires with "full legal force" as smoke transforms northern city's skyline.

Haifa

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Qatar hit by tornadoes

Thunderstorms bring severe weather to the Gulf State.

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Scores killed in Iran train collision

At least 40 people killed when two passenger trains collided in Iran's north-central province of Semnan.

Semnan

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Turkey strikes ISIL targets near Syria's Al-Bab

Military says one soldier and five FSA fighters killed in northern Syria as part of two-pronged cross-border operation.

Turkish fighter jets

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Syria's war: Aleppo residents '10 days from starvation'

Aid workers say city's besieged eastern part in urgent need of food and medical supplies as winter conditions set in.

White Helmets

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Blast near governor office in Turkey's Adana

Two people killed and 16 injured in southern province in latest explosion to target a government office in the country.

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Iraq: Scores killed in petrol station Hilla attack

ISIL claims role in attack targeting Shia Muslim pilgrims returning from Arbaeen pilgrimage in the holy city of Karbala.

Hilla

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