Category: Middle East

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Two arrested over murder of British radio DJ Gavin Ford in Lebanon

Two men have reportedly been arrested on Wednesday for the murder of British radio presenter Gavin Ford in Lebanon. Mr ...

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US-Israeli bomb hoaxer gets jail sentence

An American-Israeli man has been sentenced to 10 years in jail after being convicted of making thousands of hoax threats ...

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Israel defense minister resigns over Gaza

Israel’s defense minister has resigned over the cabinet’s decision to accept a ceasefire ending two days of fighting with Palestinian ...

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Israelis kill Hamas commander in Gaza

Seven Palestinians including a local Hamas commander have been killed during an Israeli operation in the Gaza Strip, Palestinian officials ...

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Turkey: US-Kurdish patrols near border unacceptable

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Tuesday that U.S.-Kurdish joint patrols near the Turkish-Syrian border were unacceptable and he expected ...

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Iran able to sell as much oil as it needs despite US

Iran has been able to sell as much oil as it needs despite U.S. pressure, Iranian Vice President Eshaq Jahangiri ...

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France issues arrest warrants for 3 senior Syrian officials

French prosecutors have issued international arrest warrants for three senior Syrian intelligence and government officials, including security chief Ali Mamlouk, ...

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Iran blames Denmark plot on alleged Israeli conspiracy

Iran’s intelligence minister claims that an alleged Iranian plot to kill an opposition activist in Denmark was an Israeli conspiracy ...

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EU opposed to US resumption of sanctions on Iran

The European Union is opposed to the United States’ decision to reimpose oil and financial sanctions against Iran, European Economic ...

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Aid reaches Syrians stranded in desert

A UN aid convoy has reached about 50,000 civilians stranded on the Syria-Jordan border – bringing the first aid the ...