Daily Archives: August 8, 2020

Gantz refuses to rule out law banning Netanyahu from serving as PM

By | 2020-08-08T20:58:06+00:00 August 8th, 2020|Israel|

No agenda set for cabinet meeting as coalition crisis hits new high. Blue and White leader accuses Netanyahu of seeking elections for "personal and political considerations."

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Hamas official: Balloon bombs from Gaza are message to Israel over stalled negotiations

By | 2020-08-08T19:48:45+00:00 August 8th, 2020|Middle East|

Israel 'said there were agreements to move forward with humanitarian projects, but everything appears to be stuck,' official tells Haaretz after suspicious object was discovered near border

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Lebanon protesters storm ministry buildings over Beirut blast

By | 2020-08-08T19:26:40+00:00 August 8th, 2020|Middle East|

More than 110 people were wounded during demonstrations in central Beirut on Saturday against this week's huge explosion and 32 people were taken to the hospital.

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NYT reveals origin of ammonium nitrate that caused Beirut blast – report

By | 2020-08-08T19:16:05+00:00 August 8th, 2020|Middle East|

The Times said it was a rusty ship, "The Rhosus," that made an unscheduled stop at Beirut Port.

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Mauritius offered helped from France, after major oil spill

By | 2020-08-08T15:38:03+00:00 August 8th, 2020|World|

"When biodiversity is in danger, there is an urgent need to act. France is there. Alongside the Mauritian people. You can count on our dear support," Macron said in a tweet.

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