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Naftali Bennett, leader of the Israeli right-wing 'New Right' party, speaks onstage during a campaign rally on 17 March 2021. [Getty]
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In-depth: Naftali Bennett, the man set to end Netanyahu's reign, is a religious nationalist, multi-millionaire ex-tech executive who made his name in politics by staunchly advocating Israeli settlements and the annexation of the West Bank.
A Syrian Yazidi girl marches during a demonstration near the Syrian-Turkish border on 3 August 2018, commemorating the fifth anniversary of the Islamic State (IS) attacks on SInjar. [Getty]
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In-depth: Women activists across Iraq are joining wider anti-government protests to call for recognition and action on behalf of the Yazidi women kidnapped by the Islamic State.
Palestinians wave Egyptian flags while sitting in a vehicle parked beneath a giant billboard depicting Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi. [Getty]
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Analysis: By brokering the Gaza ceasefire, Egypt has gained diplomatic leverage and restored its role as a regional mediator, with the Biden administration willing to overlook human rights abuses to protect mutual interests.