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UN says 5 migrants downed; over 700 intercepted off Libya

UN chief urges Israel to exercise restraint as more clashes erupt in East Jerusalem JERUSALEM: Palestinian protesters threw rocks and Israeli police fired stun grenades…

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Dozens sign petition for the release of abducted Yemeni model

UN chief urges Israel to exercise restraint as more clashes erupt in East Jerusalem JERUSALEM: Israeli police clashed with Palestinian protesters inside a flashpoint Jerusalem…

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Turkey wants to start a fresh chapter with EU despite obstacles

JERUSALEM: Israeli authorities appear set to re-route the traditional Jerusalem Unity Day parade which has been known to be provocative and anti-Arab. Israeli media reported…

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UN chief urges Israel to exercise restraint as more clashes erupt in East Jerusalem

NEW YORK/JERUSALEM: UN chief Antonio Guterres believes Israel “must exercise maximum restraint and respect the right to freedom of peaceful assembly,” a UN spokesman said…

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Palestinian protests deter Jewish extremists

LONDON: Israel “firmly rejects” pressure not to build in Jerusalem, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday following spreading international condemnation of planned evictions of…

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Iraqi activist’s killing sparks protests against impunity

LONDON: Israel “firmly rejects” pressure not to build in Jerusalem, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday following spreading international condemnation of planned evictions of…

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Fire erupts in engine of tanker near Syrian coast

DUBAI: The US Navy announced Sunday it seized an arms shipment of thousands of assault weapons, machines guns and sniper rifles hidden aboard a ship…

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UAE administers over 11 million COVID-19 vaccine doses

JERUSALEM: Israel braced for more protests on Saturday after clashes at Jerusalem’s flashpoint Al-Aqsa Mosque compound left more than 200 people injured. The unrest followed…

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Militias briefly take over Tripoli government headquarters

JERUSALEM: Israel braced for more protests on Saturday after clashes at Jerusalem’s flashpoint Al-Aqsa Mosque compound left more than 200 people injured. The unrest followed…

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Algeria remembers victims of French rule

Author:  Sat, 2021-05-08 23:58 ALGIERS: Algeria on Saturday honored thousands killed by French forces in 1945, as the North African country waits for Paris to…

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