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Dec 10, 2017
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's administration insisted on Sunday that its recognition of Jerusalem as the Israeli capital will help the cause of peace, with UN Ambassador Nikki Haley saying it will "move the ball forward”. The new US stance, fiercely criticised by Palestinians, Arab leaders and others as gravely damaging any prospects f ...
Dec 10, 2017
GENEVA — The Syrian government's delegation returned to Geneva on Sunday for the resu ...
Dec 10, 2017
BAGHDAD — Iraq's armed forces held a military parade in Baghdad on Sunday to celebrat ...
Dec 10, 2017
OCCUPIED JERUSALEM — New protests flared in the Middle East and elsewhere Sunday over US President Donald Trump’s declaration of Jerusalem a ...
Dec 10, 2017
SINJAR — Since Iraqi forces pushed the Kurds out of the Yazidis’ mountainous heartland of Sinjar in northern Iraq in October, residents are ...
Dec 10, 2017
ADEN — Yemen’s Huthi rebels have been disrupting internet access nationwide as they consolidate their grip of the capital, residents and an ...
Dec 10, 2017
BAGHDAD — Prime Minister Haider Al Abadi said on Saturday that Iraqi forces had driven the last remnants of the Daesh terror group from the ...
Dec 09, 2017
LUXOR, Egypt — Egyptian archaeologists have discovered a mummy in one of two previously unexplored tombs across the Nile from the southern c ...
Dec 09, 2017
GENEVA — The UN migration agency called on social media giants on Friday to make it harder for people smugglers to use their platforms to lu ...
Dec 09, 2017
BEIRUT — The head of an Iran-backed Iraqi Shiite militia has visited Lebanon's border with Israel accompanied by Hizbollah fighters, a video ...
Dec 08, 2017
JERUSALEM/GAZA — The Islamist group Hamas urged Palestinians on Thursday to abandon peace efforts and launch a new uprising against Israel i ...
Dec 08, 2017
MOSCOW — Russia said on Thursday that it had completed its mission to liberate Syria from the Daesh terror group militants, though the UN ca ...
Dec 07, 2017
NEW YORK  — The sale of migrants into slavery in Libya may amount to crimes against humanity, the United Nations Security Council said ...

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