Tag: Middle East

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staffNovember 14, 2018

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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staffNovember 12, 2018

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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staffNovember 6, 2018

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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staffNovember 6, 2018

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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staffNovember 5, 2018

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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staffNovember 5, 2018

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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staffNovember 5, 2018

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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staffNovember 3, 2018

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 ...

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staffOctober 30, 2018

Filipina women detained at Halloween party in Saudi Arabia

Seventeen Filipina workers in Saudi Arabia have been detained after they took part in a Halloween party, the Philippines foreign ...

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staffOctober 26, 2018

At least 18 dead in flash flood in Jordan

Rescuers combed the shores of Jordan’s Dead Sea resort area early on Friday to find survivors after rain storms unleashed ...