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File - Bedouin women sit outside a demolished structure in the southern village of Umm al-Hiran, Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017.
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Israel denies work permit to Human Right Watch researcher
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel has denied a work permit to a Human Rights Watch researcher after receiving Foreign Ministry advice that HRW works "in the service of Palestinian propaganda under the fals... (photo: AP / Tsafrir Abayov)
The Star
Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, Prime Minister of Pakistan, addresses the general debate of the General Assemblys seventy-first session.
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India, Pakistan should have good ties, avoid conspiracies against each other: Nawaz Sharif
Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said Islamabad and New Delhi should maintain friendly and good relations, media reported on Friday. | “We [Pakistan and India] should maintain good relat... (photo: UN / Cia Pak)
Hindustan Times
Photo of Sheldon Adelson, chairman of Las Vegas Sands and Hong Kong-listed subsidiary Sands China. Photo taken 19 June 2010 in Hong Kong at a press conference held at the Four Seasons Hotel, following China Sands AGM. 19 June 2010 Adelson: Trump likely to be 'best president for Israel ever'
Las Vegas (CNN)Billionaire Sheldon Adelson declared Thursday evening that Donald Trump was likely to be "the best president for Israel ever," an overwhelming endorsement delivered as a former Republic... (photo: Creative Commons / Bectrigger) CNN
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Libyan militia man from Zlitan scans the desert in a check point near Beni Walid province border in Libya, Sunday, July 15, 2012. East Libya Bans Travel For Ages 18 to 45 To Curb Terrorism Recruitment
| Eastern Libya's military chief of staff, Abdelrazzal Al-Naduri, announced on Thursday that the country was banning men and women between the ages of 18 and 45 from travelling abroad without permissi... (photo: AP / AP File Photo) WorldNews.com
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Migrants on a dinghy boat are being rescued by the vessel Responder, run by the Malta-based NGO Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS) and the Italian Red Cross, in the Mediterranean sea, early Saturday, Nov. 5, 2016. Italian Coast Guard Reports Rescuing 2,500 Boat Migrants In Past 3 Days
| Almost 2,500 boat migrants were rescued from the Mediterranean Sea in the past three days, the Italian Coast Guard said on Thursday, as this year's arrivals already far... (photo: AP / Francesco Malavolta/MOAS via AP) WorldNews.com
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In this Wednesday Aug. 31, 2016 photo, Iraqi security forces patrol as smoke rises from burning oil wells in Qayara, Iraq. Iraq hopes to reclaim heritage lost to Islamic State group
Iraqi officials are calling for international help to reclaim archaeological sites and other heritage destroyed by Islamic State extremists. A two-day gathering at the Un... (photo: AP) The Charlotte Observer
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Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo Somalia's New President Appoints Prime Minister
Somalia's new President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed on Thursday appointed a political newcomer as the prime minister, shortly before departing to Saudi Arabia for his first... (photo: Creative Commons / AMISOM) Voa News
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Two men hold flags during a demonstration of Leipzig's Europeans against the Islamization of the West (LEGIDA), a group linked with the PEGIDA movement, in Leipzig, eastern Germany, Monday, Jan. 11, 2016. Germans protest deportation of Afghans
German protesters have gathered at the international airport in the city of Munich to protest the deportation of  Afghan refugees. | Some 300 protesters gathered at ... (photo: AP / Markus Schreiber) Press TV
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File - Staffan de Mistura, United Nations Special Envoy for Syria during press conference after the Intra-Syrian Intra-Syrian talks to end five years of bloody warfare, Geneva, Switzerland, 1 February, 2016. UN hosts 'Geneva IV' talks: Sequel or new script for Syria?
GENEVA (AP) — Yet another sequel to chronically-fruitless Syria peace talks, or an entirely new script? | After months of Syria bloodshed, stalled humanitarian aid deli... (photo: UN / Jean-Marc Ferre) Richmond Times Dispatch
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YPG and YPJ fighters reload a machine gun during the Raqqa offensive, Syria UN Sponsored Peace Talks Between Syrian Government and Opposition Begin in Geneva
| For the first time in almost a year, talks between the Syrian government and the opposition resumed in Geneva following weeks of negotiations and preparations for the e... (photo: Creative Commons / Kurdishstruggle) WorldNews.com
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Battery Park City New York  United States. Poll: Most Americans Worry U.S. Will Start Another War
Nearly two-thirds of Americans feel that the United States will enter another war, according to an online poll. | "All in all, how worried are you that you that the Unite... (photo: WN / Periasamy) Opposing Views
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Vice President Mike Pence addressing the March for Life Pence visits desecrated Jewish cemetery after anti-Semitic attacks
Washington (CNN)Vice President Mike Pence on Wednesday strongly condemned a recent spate of anti-Semitism before visiting a vandalized cemetery outside of St. Louis. | Al... (photo: Creative Commons / James McNellis) CNN
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Iraq Saudi Arabia
Iraq dossier a timely lesson ahead of potential new Middle E
Iraqi prime minister says Iraq's air force has carried o
Iraqi prime minister says Iraq's air force has carried o
Iraq strikes IS targets in Syria as forces enter western Mos
Displaced Iraqis flee their homes due to fighting between Iraqi special forces and Islamic State militants, on the western side of Mosul, Iraq, Thursday, Feb. 2017.
Mosul offensive: Iraqi forces begin attack on city's west
Jordan warplane crashes in Saudi, pilot survives
Saudi Haj minister meets with Iranian Haj organization chair
Saudi minister in talks with Iran team over Haj
OPEC compliance seen growing as laggards Iraq and UAE pledge
Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo
Somalia's New President Appoints Prime Minister
Syria Kuwait
Syrian govt negotiator says he will study U.N. paper
Car bombing near Syria town captured from Daesh kills 35 peo
Islamic State car blast kills dozens in northwest Syria
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Libyan militia man from Zlitan scans the desert in a check point near Beni Walid province border in Libya, Sunday, July 15, 2012.
East Libya Bans Travel For Ages 18 to 45 To Curb Terrorism Recruitment
HCM City Pledges Favourable Conditions For Kuwaiti Investors
HCM City Pledges Favourable Conditions For Kuwaiti Investors
New Zealand dispatches another minister to Gulf state for tr
America's Massive Mideast Disaster: 15 Years of Sowing D
UAE Egypt
Dubai ruler orders men arrested for dangerous stunt driving
Josephine Gordon makes highly anticipated Dubai debut
UAE Armed Forces announces martyrdom of serviceman
Mark Noble Insists West Ham Squad Are Raring to Go Following
Elina Svitolina (UKR) in action against Elizaveta Kulichkova (RUS) during Round 1 of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billy Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows, New York August  31, 2015
Svitolina poised for top 10 breakthrough with Dubai win
Egypt Christians flee Sinai after a spate of attacks
Egyptians bear down under worst inflation in a decade
Essam El Hadary: Egypt hero denies slapping Wadi Degla team-
Egypt Christians flee Sinai after a spate of attacks
French far right National Front party leader Marine Le Pen, right, gestures before a party meeting in Nanterre, northwest of Paris, Monday, April 23, 2012.
France's Marine Le Pen Refuses To Wear Headscarf To Meet Grand Mufti
Jordan Iran
Official website for Arab summit 2017 launched
Jordan’s King Abdullah II arived Egypt for Arab summit and
Netanyahu held secret Arab peace meeting: report
Netanyahu held Arab ‘meeting’
Saudi Haj minister meets with Iranian Haj organization chair
Iran Regime's Contradictory Inflation Rate Figures, a Si
BASF looks to invest in Iran's energy sector
Iran urges cooperation for resolution of environmental probl
In this picture released by an official website of the office of the Iranian supreme leader on Wednesday, May 20, 2015, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, second left, attends a graduation ceremony of Revolutionary Guard officers in Tehran, Iran, as he is accompanied by Chief of the General Staff of Iran's Armed Forces, Hasan Firouzabadi, left, and Revolutionary Guard commander Mohammad Ali Jafar, center. Iran's supreme leader vowed Wednesday he will not allow international inspection of Iran's military sites or access to Iranian scientists under any nuclear agreement with world powers
Iran's military is ready to give the US 'a strong slap in the face'