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Iran’s Zarif slams U.S. ‘hypocrisy’ over Saudi nuclear plan

By | 2019-02-20T14:05:21+00:00 February 20th, 2019|Middle East|

Foreign minister accuses Washington of ignoring the kingdom's human rights violations, in light of congressional report on U.S.-Saudi cooperation

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Hamas heightens risk of war with violent nights on Gaza border

By | 2019-02-20T04:58:12+00:00 February 20th, 2019|Middle East|

The Israeli army has increased its use of live fire during the nighttime demonstrations, which are more violent than the weekly Friday protests

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PA refuses to accept tax fees from IL following ‘pay-for-slay’ deduction

By | 2019-02-20T04:14:23+00:00 February 20th, 2019|Middle East|

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu instructed the security echelon to further investigate the scope of the payments, and to adjust the sums to be deducted accordingly.

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Michael Flynn pushed to share nuclear power technology with Saudi Arabia, report says

By | 2019-02-20T00:33:17+00:00 February 20th, 2019|Middle East|

The congressional report cites whistleblowers within the administration as well as 'chaos, dysfunction and backbiting' in the White House

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Egypt expels former New York Times’ Cairo bureau chief

By | 2019-02-19T23:23:22+00:00 February 19th, 2019|Middle East|

In latest move in the country's crackdown on the media, David Kirkpatrick was arrested in Cairo airport and sent back to London, with authorities providing no explanation

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