Daily Archives: January 7, 2019

Child welfare expert: Too many Israeli children are living in poverty

By | 2019-01-07T16:23:24+00:00 January 7th, 2019|Israel|

Her frustration was expressed following the presentation to President Reuven Rivlin of the annual statistical report on children in Israel.

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Kurdish official asks for U.S. clarifications over Syria withdrawal

By | 2019-01-07T16:01:20+00:00 January 7th, 2019|Middle East|

Speaking to The Associated Press from northern Syria Monday, Badran Jia Kurd says the Kurds have not been informed of any change in the U.S. position

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Egypt’s Sissi opens mega-mosque and Middle East’s largest cathedral in New Capital

By | 2019-01-07T13:15:50+00:00 January 7th, 2019|Middle East|

Copts, the largest Christian minority in the Middle East, held a midnight mass in the Cathedral of the Nativity on the eve of Coptic Christmas

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Thailand says won’t deport Saudi teen seeking asylum back to Kuwait

By | 2019-01-07T13:10:26+00:00 January 7th, 2019|World|

'We will not send anyone to their death,' BBC quotes Thai immigration chief as saying ■ Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun, 18, barricaded herself in her Bangkok hotel room and called for help from the UN on Twitter

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Turkey orders arrest of 100 soldiers over suspected Gulen links

By | 2019-01-07T12:56:14+00:00 January 7th, 2019|Middle East|

More than 77,000 people have been jailed pending trial, while 150,000 civil servants, military personnel and others have been sacked or suspended from their jobs as part of the post-coup purges

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Exclusive: PayPal closes Nazi party account linked to Hezbollah, Assad, BDS

By | 2019-01-07T10:23:53+00:00 January 7th, 2019|World|

A range of German and American politicians over the years have urged PayPal to terminate the The Third Way account.

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Saudi teen refuses to leave Thai hotel, fears her family will kill her

By | 2019-01-07T08:27:36+00:00 January 7th, 2019|Middle East|

Asked why she was seeking refuge in Australia, she said: "Physical, emotional and verbal abuse and being imprisoned inside the house for months."

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