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RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – The Saudi-led coalition fighting Shiite rebels in Yemen says Saudi Arabia has shot down a ballistic missile launched toward the kingdom from Yemen.
Press TV has interviewed Jawad Fairooz, a former Bahraini legislator, and Wafik Moustafa, the chairman of the Conservative Arab Network, to discuss the nonstop crackdown on peaceful anti-monarchy protestors, including women activists, in Bahrain.
In an interview to RT Arabic, the head of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Bahrain, Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa, has denied media reports that Manama is planning to send ground troops to Syria.