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Shura Council Speaker affirms Qatar's rejection of military escalation in region

Shura Council Speaker affirms Qatar's rejection of military escalation in region

HE the Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid al-Mahmoud expressed Qatar's concern over the current tension in the Gulf region, affirming Qatar's rejection of any military escalation in the region ...

Hong Kong leader warns against interference, escalation of violence

Hong Kong leader warns against interference, escalation of violence

Interference by foreign parliaments in Hong Kong's affairs is deeply regrettable, the leader of the Chinese-ruled city said on Tuesday, adding that an escalation of violence cannot solve social issues in the city.