Daily Archives: November 12, 2020

Why the Arab Spring never really arrived

By | 2020-11-12T22:34:31+00:00 November 12th, 2020|Entertainment|

A new book by Jacob Lassner traces the links between today’s situation in the Arab states and the region's cultural and religious legacies. In short, one must hold up the mirror of history to the contemporary Middle East

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Eight peacekeepers killed in military helicopter crash in Sinai

By | 2020-11-12T20:38:59+00:00 November 12th, 2020|Middle East|

Israel Air Force's search-and-rescue unit reportedly evacuated one person in critical condition to Soroka hospital in Beersheba.

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Pompeo to visit West Bank settlement during Israel trip next week

By | 2020-11-12T20:34:50+00:00 November 12th, 2020|Middle East|

Trump’s top diplomat to visit settlement a year after the administration reversed policy to say settlements were not 'per se' illegal

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Ethiopia claims big advance in Tigray, suffering worsens

By | 2020-11-12T19:10:48+00:00 November 12th, 2020|World|

More than 11,000 Ethiopian refugees have crossed into Sudan since fighting started, and about 50 percent of them are children, a UN refugee agency official said on Thursday

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Israel planned to kill Arafat by blowing up Lebanese stadium, report says

By | 2020-11-12T18:06:41+00:00 November 12th, 2020|Middle East|

Clandestine unit headed by future Mossad chief Meir Dagan is said to have planned to kill PLO leadership with massive blast in 1982. Plot was nixed at the last minute by PM Menachem Begin

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COVID-19 surge breaking records across the U.S., model predicts 400,000 deaths

By | 2020-11-12T16:57:11+00:00 November 12th, 2020|Health|

Cases per day are on the rise in 49 states, and deaths per day are climbing in 39

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UAE official on peace with Israel: Getting to ‘yes’ was quick, easy

By | 2020-11-12T16:23:30+00:00 November 12th, 2020|Middle East|

He said that annexation is what made the country come to the decision to make peace with Israel at the time that it did.

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