Daily Archives: February 22, 2019

Sudan’s Bashir calls on parliament to delay amendments allowing him another term

By | 2019-02-22T22:47:30+00:00 February 22nd, 2019|World|

Facing unprecedented protests, leader declares state of emergency for one year and announces dissolution of central, state governments

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Mohammed bin Salman looks east but worries about the West

By | 2019-02-22T20:57:13+00:00 February 22nd, 2019|Middle East|

The cooperation agreement with Pakistan is only the first step in the Saudi ‘expansion to the east.’ The bad news: A U.S. Congress that may end funding for the war in Yemen

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Kraft Heinz’ shares fall as SEC launch investigation against company

By | 2019-02-22T20:24:43+00:00 February 22nd, 2019|World|

Mounting troubles at Kraft Heinz, revealed late on Thursday with a triple-punch of bad news, call into question its reliance on cost-cutting as a way to generate profit growth.

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Egypt considering release of Hamas operatives, Palestinian sources say

By | 2019-02-22T19:57:48+00:00 February 22nd, 2019|Middle East|

Release of special forces arrested in 2015 could ensure tensions between Israel and Hamas don't spiral out of control in upcoming months and possibly revive negotiations on prisoner exchange deal

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15-year-old Palestinian killed by Israeli fire in border protests, Gaza authorities say

By | 2019-02-22T17:06:54+00:00 February 22nd, 2019|Middle East|

Gazans came out to demonstrate in 48th Friday protest in a row

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Record number of foreign athletes among 40,000 runners in Tel Aviv marathon

By | 2019-02-22T16:52:42+00:00 February 22nd, 2019|Israel|

Ethiopia's Demie Samuel Getachew won's the men's race, while Kenyan Margaret Wangui Njuguna came first among the women

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Why doesn’t Israel want Palestinians to have running water?

By | 2019-02-22T15:25:53+00:00 February 22nd, 2019|Israel|

For six months, Palestinian villagers living on West Bank land that Israel deems a closed firing range saw their dream of running water come true. Then the Civil Administration put an end to it

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The explosion that blew the Israeli satellite industry to smithereens

By | 2019-02-22T15:01:24+00:00 February 22nd, 2019|Israel|

The government wants its communications satellites made in Israel - but making that happen is a long, expensive battle

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