Daily Archives: October 10, 2020

Halt in coordination with Israel prevents Palestinian newborns from travelling

By | 2020-10-10T22:26:43+00:00 October 10th, 2020|Middle East|

The PA has stopped giving Israel the information needed to issue passports, so many Palestinian requests to leave the West Bank with an infant are refused

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Abbas meets with World Jewish Congress president Ron Lauder in Ramallah

By | 2020-10-10T20:24:08+00:00 October 10th, 2020|Middle East|

Lauder arrived in Ramallah in a Jordanian helicopter, sparking rumors on social media about health of Palestinian Executive General Saeb Erekat, who has tested positive for COVID

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North Korea displays ballistic missiles, Kim apologises for economy

By | 2020-10-10T17:48:47+00:00 October 10th, 2020|World|

Sometimes appearing emotional, Kim thanked the military for working hard to respond to natural disasters and to prevent a coronavirus outbreak.

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Israel will ‘pay heavy price’ if Palestinian hunger-striker not released, Islamic Jihad says

By | 2020-10-10T17:47:30+00:00 October 10th, 2020|Middle East|

UN ambassador involved in talks with Israel to free Maher Akhras, who has been on hunger strike for 76 days. Israel claimed he admitted to being a member of the group, but transcripts show no mention of Islamic Jihad

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Jewher Ilham – a Uighur woman fighting for her father

By | 2020-10-10T14:19:14+00:00 October 10th, 2020|World|

Ilham Tohti, an Uighur activist and 2020 Nobel Peace Prize finalist, has not been seen since 2017. His daughter talks about her efforts to free her father and fight for China's Muslim minority.

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Qwilt signs deal with British Telecom to improve streaming during COVID-19

By | 2020-10-10T13:04:10+00:00 October 10th, 2020|Sci/Tech|

Qwilt offers a revolutionary solution to streaming online content, as well as an innovative business model which ensures telecommunication companies increase profits, it claims.

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Miri Regev to ex-soccer star: Apologize to Likud or don’t be Israel coach

By | 2020-10-10T11:37:24+00:00 October 10th, 2020|Israel|

Miri Regev and Eyal Berkovic got in a screaming match on N12 on Friday night after Berkovic called the Likud Party a "criminal organization" the previous week.

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