Daily Archives: January 9, 2022

Iraqi parliament holds first session, elects Sunni lawmaker as speaker

By | 2022-01-09T18:44:30+00:00 January 9th, 2022|Middle East|

Parliament now has 30 days to elect the country's new president, who will then ask the largest bloc in parliament to form a government

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U.S. warns Iran of severe consequences if Americans attacked

By | 2022-01-09T18:19:42+00:00 January 9th, 2022|Middle East|

The White House says Iran's sanctions imposed on dozens of Americans over the 2020 killing of General Qassem Soleimani comes as proxy militias continue to attack U.S. troops in the Middle East

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Why Netflix’s ‘Don’t Look Up’ matters – even if the film itself sucks

By | 2022-01-09T16:51:33+00:00 January 9th, 2022|Health|

Director Adam McKay has made a successful climate change movie without ever mentioning the phrase once, which is a neat trick. But there are better options out there

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Why Netflix’s ‘Don’t Look Up’ matters – even if the film itself sucks

By | 2022-01-09T16:51:33+00:00 January 9th, 2022|Health|

Director Adam McKay has made a successful climate change movie without ever mentioning the phrase once, which is a neat trick. But there are better options out there

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How to recreate a lost Moroccan village in the middle of Tel Aviv

By | 2022-01-09T16:11:48+00:00 January 9th, 2022|Entertainment|

The village of artist Efrat Hakimi’s mother’s family, in the High Atlas, no longer exists even on maps. With the opening of her new show she talks about migration, memory and her journey

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Hamas arrests individual connected to engineer’s 2018 assassination in Malaysia

By | 2022-01-09T13:26:53+00:00 January 9th, 2022|Middle East|

The group charged Israel's Mossad was behind the murder of Fadi al-Batsh, which a New York Times report alleged was part of a Mossad operation to take out Hamas scientists and engineers training abroad

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Israel saved billions by forgoing a lockdown. Now it’s paying the price

By | 2022-01-09T11:13:51+00:00 January 9th, 2022|Uncategorized|

Prime Minister Naftali Bennett hates COVID lockdowns, but mass quarantines and long testing lines as a result of the omicron variant's uncontrolled spread come at a cost too

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Israel won’t grant work permits to Palestinians who fled homophobia, domestic violence

By | 2022-01-09T10:09:58+00:00 January 9th, 2022|Middle East|

The state tells High Court of Justice that it fears automatic work permits for LGBTQ asylum seekers that would reduce the chances of those Palestinians finding a permanent solution outside of Israel

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Males are the real fashion trendsetters, when it comes to songbirds

By | 2022-01-09T10:05:31+00:00 January 9th, 2022|Entertainment|

University of Haifa researchers studied over a dozen species of songbirds and were surprised to find female molting patterns are determined by coloring of the males

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