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Feb 24, 2018
BEIRUT — The employers of a Filipina maid found dead in a freezer in Kuwait were both arrested in the Syrian capital Damascus, a Lebanese judicial official said on Saturday.Syrian authorities surrendered Nader Essam Assaf to Beirut on Friday, because of his Lebanese citizenship but his Syrian wife Mona remains in custody in Damascus, the official s ...
Feb 24, 2018
NICOSIA, Cyprus — Warships, militia threats and multi-billion dollar deals: the scram ...
Feb 24, 2018
TEL AVIV — Israeli forces said they detained two men, one armed, after they alle ...
Feb 24, 2018
BEIRUT/UNITED NATIONS — Rescuers in Syria’s eastern Ghouta said the bombing would not let up long enough for them to count the bodies during ...
Feb 24, 2018
CAIRO — Campaigning began in Egypt’s presidential election on Saturday with incumbent Abdel Fattah Al Sisi likely to romp to victory in the ...
Feb 24, 2018
UNITED NATIONS, United States — Since the start of the conflict in Syria in 2011, the United Nations has expressed outrage and indignation, ...
Feb 24, 2018
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — Men and women swayed to music at Saudi Arabia's first-ever jazz festival on Friday, the second of a three-day outdoor ...
Feb 24, 2018
MINYA, Egypt — Egyptian archaeologists have discovered an ancient necropolis containing 40 stone sarcophagi, about 1,000 small statues and a ...
Feb 23, 2018
AMMAN — Warplanes pounded the last rebel enclave near Syria's capital for a fifth day running on Thursday, as the UN Security Council consid ...
Feb 23, 2018
OCCUPIED JERUSALEM — A Palestinian man died after a confrontation with Israeli troops in the occupied West Bank on Thursday that the Palesti ...
Feb 23, 2018
MEDEIRA, Syria — Every morning, Umm Jamal stirs her coffee as heavy bombardment thuds overhead. ...
Feb 22, 2018
DUBAI —  Three suspected Bahraini militants wanted on terrorism charges died at sea in unexplained circumstances this month and another ...
Feb 22, 2018
OCCUPIED JERUSALEM — Qatar is helping Israel avoid another Gaza war by funneling relief money to impoverished Palestinians with Washington's ...

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