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The UN released a list of companies complicit in violating Palestinian human rights, in the first-ever international attempt to name and shame businesses connected to Israel's illegal settlement industry.

The list released by the UN human rights office is the first-ever international attempt to name and shame businesses connected to Israel's settlement industry.

Cyprus backpedals on claim of Turkey gas data theft

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Cyprus backpedals on claim of Turkey gas data theft

Turkey's gas exploration and drilling off the coast of Cyprus has attracted international condemnation, with Nicosia slamming Ankara as a 'pirate state'.

Jordanians renew mass protests against gas deal with Israel

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Jordanians renew mass protests against gas deal with Israel

Jordanians took to the streets on Friday to protest the country’s gas imports from Israel, as part of a public backlash against normalising ...

Palestinians denied drilling rights in Mediterranean gas fields

Yousef Alhelou

Palestinians denied drilling rights in Mediterranean gas fields

Egypt and Jordan began to receive shipments of natural gas from Israel this month, upsetting Palestinians who continue to be denied their right ...

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Israel begins gas exports to Egypt for first time

It is the first time that Egypt, which in 1979 became the first Arab country to sign a peace treaty with Israel, has imported gas from its neighbour.

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Israel begins pumping natural gas to Jordan

Texas-based Noble Energy has begun pumping natural gas from Israel's offshore Leviathan field to Jordan.

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Israel's controversial Leviathan field begins pumping gas

Israel will begin delivering gas from the Leviathan and Tamar fields to Egypt on Wednesday, a spokesman said.

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Egypt to begin gas imports from Israel by mid-January

In November, Egyptian and Israeli companies took control of the natural gas pipeline between Israel and Egypt.

Turkey considers military force in Cyprus gas dispute

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Turkey considers military force in Cyprus gas dispute

Turkey said it might use military force to freeze gas drilling in maritime territory off Cyprus.

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'Landmark breakthrough' in controversial Israel-Egypt gas pipeline deal

The landmark contract that was signed in February 2018 between Israel and Egypt had stalled as the companies attempted to strike a deal to buy ...

Turkey's new gas drilling bid a 'severe escalation': Cyprus

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Turkey's new gas drilling bid a 'severe escalation': Cyprus

Cyprus has lashed out at Turkey following the arrival of a Turkish vessel in an area of sea where European energy firms are operating.

Israel rewards anti-Hamas Saudi Grand Mufti with Israel invite

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Israel rewards anti-Hamas Saudi Grand Mufti with Israel invite

Former Israeli Communications Minister Ayoob Kara, who made the comments on Twitter, said “I invite the mufti to visit Israel; he will be ...

Saudi Arabia 'in conversations' for Israel natural gas

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Saudi Arabia 'in conversations' for Israel natural gas

While Saudi Arabia and Israel do not share diplomatic ties, the two countries have reportedly been in conversation over a natural gas deal.

Israel preparing to export natural gas to Egypt

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Israel preparing to export natural gas to Egypt

Egypt and Israel's $15 billion export agreement has been hailed by Israeli officials as the most significant deal between the two sides since ...

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Deal to allow Israeli gas exports to Egypt

The deal will mark the first time Egypt, which in 1979 became the first Arab country to sign a peace treaty with Israel, imports gas from its neighbour.

Paul McLoughlin

Sisi scores 'own goal' praising Israel gas deal

President Sisi has claimed Egypt 'scored a goal' with a deal to pay $15 billion to Israel for gas, but not everyone agrees the goal was in the ...

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Israel strikes 'historic' gas deal with Egypt

The Israeli energy group Delek said the value of the contract with Egypt was $15 billion.

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Shell 'to buy Israeli gas' for Egypt market

Shell is considering buying gas from the Israeli Leviathan field in the Mediterranean for sale in the Egyptian market, according to media ...

Lebanon advertises off-shore gas concessions currently under Israeli license

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Lebanon advertises off-shore gas concessions currently under Israeli license

Energy Minister Cesar Abi Khalil told reporters that five blocks were open for tender, but three of them are currently being occupied ...

Justin Clark

Why Jordanians are protesting multibillion-dollar gas deal with Israel

In-depth: Hundreds of Jordanians took to the streets to demonstrate against a recently approved natural gas deal with Israel, at the end of an ...

Israel-US consortium signs $10 bn gas deal with Jordan

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Israel-US consortium signs $10 bn gas deal with Jordan

The US-led consortium leading the development of Israel's offshore gas reserves on Monday announced a first deal to sell natural gas from its ...

'<em>Energy</em> hungry' Egypt signs gas pipeline deal with Cyprus 'Energy hungry' Egypt signs gas pipeline deal with Cyprus

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'Energy hungry' Egypt signs gas pipeline deal with Cyprus

Video: Negotiations for a new submarine pipeline designed to export natural gas from Cyprus to Turkey have borne fruit, as authorities signed ...

Palestinian Authority cancels Israel Gas deal after outcry

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Palestinian Authority cancels Israel Gas deal after outcry

The Palestinian Authority has cancelled a hugely controversial deal to import gas from Israel following a sustained and vociferous campaign by ...

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