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Iran tells IAEA it will accelerate underground uranium enrichment

By | 2020-12-04T18:07:21+00:00 December 4th, 2020|Middle East|

The confidential International Atomic Energy Agency report obtained by Reuters said Iran plans to install several more cascades, or clusters, of advanced IR-2m centrifuges in the plant at Natanz.

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Palestinians: Bahrain denies settlement products’ ‘Made in Israel’ label

By | 2020-12-04T17:24:22+00:00 December 4th, 2020|Middle East|

The denial came during a phone call between Al Zayani and Palestinian Authority Foreign Minister Riyad Malki, according to a statement released by the PA.

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Benny Gantz in direct message to Palestinians: Return to negotiations

By | 2020-12-04T16:29:50+00:00 December 4th, 2020|Middle East|

Gantz touched on the effect of the coronavirus on Palestinians saying that Israel will work to provide Palestinians with aid.

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Lebanese politician claims former customs official’s death of may be linked to Beirut blast probe

By | 2020-12-04T14:04:07+00:00 December 4th, 2020|Middle East|

Colonel Munir Abu Rjeili was found dead in his home northeast of Beirut, with a blow to the head, a security source said

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Erdogan says he hopes France will soon get rid of Macron ‘burden’

By | 2020-12-04T13:58:35+00:00 December 4th, 2020|Middle East|

The two NATO allies, who have clashed over caricatures of Prophet Muhammad and the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, are at loggerheads ■ 'If you love Armenians so much, you should give them Marseilles,' Erdogan says

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Qatar confirms ‘there are some movements’ on resolving Gulf dispute after Kushner visit

By | 2020-12-04T13:19:38+00:00 December 4th, 2020|Middle East|

'We are hopeful that things will move in the right direction right now,' Qatari foreign minister says amid reports of breakthrough in talks to end three-year boycott

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France eyes shutting dozens of mosques suspected of ‘separatism’

By | 2020-12-04T11:25:10+00:00 December 4th, 2020|Middle East|

76 mosques out of the more than 2,600 Muslim places of worship had been flagged as possible threats to France's Republican values and its security

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Turkish lira slips as U.S. moves closer to sanctions over S-400s

By | 2020-12-04T10:55:33+00:00 December 4th, 2020|Middle East|

President-elect Joe Biden is expected to be tougher on Turkey than Trump, who had warm ties with President Tayyip Erdogan despite growing hostility among U.S. lawmakers

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