Daily Archives: January 5, 2021

Qatar showed force can actually bring peace in the Middle East

By | 2021-01-05T21:27:57+00:00 January 5th, 2021|Middle East|

Since the embargo in 2017, Qatar has defied expectations to build new alliances and a more resilient economy. In the regional standoff, it is the Saudi-led Gulf Cooperation Council that blinked first

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Iran denies seized Korean ship and crew are being held as hostages

By | 2021-01-05T20:40:15+00:00 January 5th, 2021|Middle East|

South Korea summoned the Iranian ambassador, called for the ship to be released and said it was dispatching a delegation to Iran to discuss it.

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‘National resource’? Israel’s leadership treats COVID vaccines like personal supply

By | 2021-01-05T20:39:58+00:00 January 5th, 2021|Uncategorized|

The inoculation campaign's mess and lack of transparency serve as proof for how Netanyahu and Health Minister Edelstein truly see it. Meanwhile, the teachers will have to wait

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U.S. treasury chief meets Egypt’s president ahead of landmark Sudan visit

By | 2021-01-05T20:27:52+00:00 January 5th, 2021|Middle East|

Sissi's office said the two discussed the disputed dam that Ethiopia is building over the Blue Nile River, other regional issues

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Israeli defense firm Elbit wins contract to build Greek air force flight school

By | 2021-01-05T19:44:59+00:00 January 5th, 2021|Uncategorized|

Defense deal inked amid growing tensions between Greece and Turkey over their mutual claims to major gas reserves discovered in the Aegean Sea

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Gulf states sign detente deal with Qatar as Saudi Arabia hails united front against Iran

By | 2021-01-05T18:32:10+00:00 January 5th, 2021|Middle East|

Saudi crown prince slams Iran's 'subversive and destructive' plans in the region ■ Saudi, Qatari leaders hugged ahead of summit following agreement to end the three year boycott of Qatar

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Kikar Dizengoff reinvented as ‘Speakeasy Square’

By | 2021-01-05T18:14:52+00:00 January 5th, 2021|Entertainment|

As Israel entered its second lockdown, hordes of Tel Avivians began to congregate at the square with takeaway food, snacks, blankets, cigarettes and a variety of beer and wine in tow.

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