Daily Archives: October 9, 2021

Anti-vax protesters in Rome target Prime Minister Draghi’s office, union’s headquarters

By | 2021-10-09T20:46:18+00:00 October 9th, 2021|World|

Opponents of the Green Pass say it tramples on freedoms and is a back-door means of forcing people to vaccinate.

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Blinken to host Israeli, UAE foreign ministers for three-way meeting next week

By | 2021-10-09T17:19:07+00:00 October 9th, 2021|Middle East|

Israel said Foreign Minister Lapid and his counterparts 'will discuss progress in Israel-UAE ties over the past year,' since the two countries signed a U.S.-brokered normalization deal

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BIRD to invest $3.5m. in two homeland security projects

By | 2021-10-09T16:13:20+00:00 October 9th, 2021|Sci/Tech|

Among the projects that the Israel-U.S. Binational Industrial Research and Development Foundation has funded includes mid-air conflict management and communications for first responders.

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Taliban say won’t work with U.S. to contain ISIS in Afghanistan ahead of direct talks

By | 2021-10-09T15:13:47+00:00 October 9th, 2021|Middle East|

Senior Taliban officials and U.S. representatives are to meet Saturday and Sunday in Doha, in first since America withdrew from Afghanistan in August

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Hamas will maintain calm in Gaza, has plan for prisoner swap – report

By | 2021-10-09T14:55:24+00:00 October 9th, 2021|Middle East|

A source told Al Mayadeen that Hamas had supplied Egyptian intelligence with "a complete conception of the prisoner exchange deal with the occupation."

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Iran’s Bani-Sadr, first president after 1979 revolution, dies in exile in Paris

By | 2021-10-09T14:13:37+00:00 October 9th, 2021|Middle East|

Abolhassan Bani-Sadr became president in 1980, but fled to France the following year after a power struggle with radical clerics

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