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Teva loses negotiations over new migraine drug, stock falls 5 percent

By | 2018-10-17T21:44:45+00:00 October 17th, 2018|Uncategorized|

The Israeli pharmaceutical company's new drug will not be covered by U.S. prescription benefits manager, though it's competitors will.

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Yemen conflict could push millions more to brink of famine, says UN

By | 2018-10-16T16:01:52+00:00 October 16th, 2018|Middle East|

Yemenis on the brink of famine could rise to 12 million - or two in five of the population - from around 8.5 million

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U.S. Navy returns to Israeli port in sign of ‘deep alliance’

By | 2018-10-14T17:12:01+00:00 October 14th, 2018|Israel|

Foreign navies generally prefer northern Haifa as their Israeli port of call, so the destroyer USS Ross's arrival at Ashdod potentially signalled Washington's interest in broadened berthing options for its Mediterranean Sixth Fleet

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Nikki Haley: Israel, Syria and UN agree to open Golan crossing

By | 2018-10-13T03:57:01+00:00 October 13th, 2018|Israel|

The agreement to open the Quneitra border crossing in the Golan Heights is aimed at allowing UN peacekeepers to 'prevent hostilities' in the region

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Thousands of Syrian refugees face starvation as Russia and Assad try to force U.S. out

By | 2018-10-11T16:11:29+00:00 October 11th, 2018|Middle East|

Western diplomatic sources believe the siege of the camp is part of a Russian-backed Syrian government effort to put pressure on Washington to get out of Tanf

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Russia rejects Japan’s protests over military build-up on disputed islands

By | 2018-10-10T18:52:49+00:00 October 10th, 2018|World|

The Soviet Union seized the islands from Japan at the end of World War Two. The islands are the reason Moscow and Tokyo have not formally ended World War Two hostilities

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U.S. intelligence reportedly knew of Saudi plan to capture missing journalist in Turkey

By | 2018-10-10T13:18:38+00:00 October 10th, 2018|Middle East|

According to the report, it is unclear whether the Saudis wanted to capture to interrogate or to kill Jamal Khashoggi

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Turkish newspaper identifies 15 Saudis allegedly involved in Jamal Khashoggi’s disappearance

By | 2018-10-10T12:14:06+00:00 October 10th, 2018|Middle East|

Sabah newspaper published the names and years of birth of 15 Saudis it said arrived in Istanbul on October 2. One of the men identified by is a Saudi forensic expert and is on the Saudi Society of Forensic Medicine's board

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Kim Jong Un invites Pope Francis to North Korea in gesture of peace, South says

By | 2018-10-09T17:57:07+00:00 October 9th, 2018|World|

The invitation to a pope is the first by a North Korean leader since Kim's father invited Pope John Paul in 2000

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