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Turkey tries insulting Egypt, Greece in imaginary maritime deal -analysis

By | 2021-03-04T00:31:36+00:00 March 4th, 2021|Middle East|

Greece and Egypt signed a deal in August 2020 and Egypt, France, Greece, the UAE and Cyprus condemned Turkey’s provocative actions at sea in May 2020.

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Hezbollah deputy head: We’re not interested in war with Israel

By | 2021-03-03T23:51:57+00:00 March 3rd, 2021|Middle East|

Qassem warned that Hezbollah's decision to respond to the death of a Hezbollah terrorist in Damascus last year was still in place.

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US officials have met Yemen’s Houthis as Washington seeks end to war

By | 2021-03-03T21:49:44+00:00 March 3rd, 2021|Middle East|

The Saudis and Houthis have been negotiating for more than a year towards a truce, directly and under the auspices of the United Nations.

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U.S. ‘firmly opposed’ to ICC war crimes probe that ‘targets Israel unfairly’

By | 2021-03-03T20:50:13+00:00 March 3rd, 2021|Middle East|

State Department argues the International Criminal Court 'has no jurisdiction' over the Palestinian territories, after prosecutor's statement that was hailed by Palestinian leadership and denounced by Israel

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Israel to vaccinate Palestinian workers at settlement and in checkpoint starting Sunday

By | 2021-03-03T20:27:38+00:00 March 3rd, 2021|Middle East|

COVID vaccines from Moderna have been allocated for the 120,000 Palestinians with permits to work in Israel and in West Bank settlements

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Israel says Iran is behind major oil spill, accusing Tehran of ‘environmental terrorism’

By | 2021-03-03T17:51:05+00:00 March 3rd, 2021|Middle East|

Libyan-owned tanker that sailed out of Iran is responsible for the massive pollution of Israel's Mediterranean coastline, minister claims, while Israeli intel officials say statement caught them by surprise

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Islamic State says it killed female media workers in east Afghanistan

By | 2021-03-03T16:46:18+00:00 March 3rd, 2021|Middle East|

Violence has risen around Afghanistan and media workers and civil society members in urban areas have been targeted in recent months even as a peace process takes place in Qatar's capital of Doha

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Hamas defends ‘legitimate’ actions as Palestinians welcome news of ICC war crimes probe

By | 2021-03-03T16:15:25+00:00 March 3rd, 2021|Middle East|

After ICC announces investigation into alleged war crimes by Israel and Hamas, Palestinian Authority says it is step toward justice, while Hamas says international law approves ‘legitimate resistance’

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