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Halt in Saudi Oil Shipments to Egypt Latest Indication of Worsening Relations

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State-owned oil company Saudi Aramco halted shipments of oil products to Egypt indefinitely, the latest indication that Egypt-Saudi relations are worsening since a visit by Saudi Arabia's King Salman to the country in March.

RED SEA

Transfer of Tiran and Sanafir Islands Approved by Egypt’s Parliament

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Egypt's parliament has approved the transfer of two key islands in the Red Sea to Saudi Arabia, all but finalizing a deal to restore ownership of the islands to Saudi Arabia after more than half a century.

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