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During the US Defence Minister Lloyd Austin to Israel, Benny Gantz said that Israel will work with the US regarding the Iran nuclear deal.

A Libyan delegation is going to Turkey on Monday in order to discuss bilateral ties.

Turkey demands apology after Draghi calls Erdogan a dictator

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Turkey demands apology after Draghi calls Erdogan a dictator

As of Friday evening, Italian Premier Draghi had not apologised publicly or issued a retraction.

US asks Iran to be 'pragmatic'

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US asks Iran to be 'pragmatic'

Following talks in Vienna, the US has asked Iran to be more practical when it comes to renegotiating the nuclear deal.

US put forward 'very serious' ideas to Iran: official

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US put forward 'very serious' ideas to Iran: official

At talks in Vienna, the US presented Iran with proposals to restart the nuclear deal.

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Iran's Rouhani says Vienna talks open 'new chapter’

Iran’s president has responded positively to the recent talks in Vienna, which seek to restart the Iran nuclear deal.

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Iran nuclear deal talks get off to good start

Iran, Russia and the US reacted positively to a first day of talks aimed at rescuing an international agreement on Tehran's nuclear programme.

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How America's 'maximum pressure' pushed Iran closer to China

Analysis: The US policy of 'maximum pressure' has helped China gain greater leverage in the Middle East, where American influence continues to ...

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Iran government welcomes 'promising' US comments on sanctions

Iran says it finds comments made by US officials about lifting sanctions in order to return to the 2015 nuclear deal 'promising'.

US urges de-escalation between Sudan, Ethiopia

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US urges de-escalation between Sudan, Ethiopia

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken pressed for an easing of tensions between Sudan and Ethiopia as fears grow of a spillover from the bloody ...

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Israel's Netanyahu to call meeting on ICC investigation

Netanyahu is expected to convene a meeting with Defence Minister Benny Gantz, Foreign Minister Gabi Ashkenazi and other senior officials, ...

Nile talks 'last chance' before second dam filling: Egypt

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Nile talks 'last chance' before second dam filling: Egypt

As the talks on the Nile dam Ethiopia is building are reaching their final stage, Egypt considers them the last opportunity to find an agreement.

Iran and US to hold indirect talks in Vienna

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Iran and US to hold indirect talks in Vienna

After months of waiting for the other to make the first move on potentially returning to the Iran nuclear deal, Iran and the US have agreed to ...

Coronavirus surges across Arab world despite vaccine progress

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Coronavirus surges across Arab world despite vaccine progress

Health authorities across the Arab world are reporting an alarming rise in coronavirus infections as the fasting month of Ramadan approaches.

Covid was third leading cause of US deaths

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Covid was third leading cause of US deaths

New data has shown that Covid-19 was the third leading cause of death in the US in 2020, after cancer and heart disease.

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France reopens Libya embassy after seven-year closure

France has reopened its embassy in Libya after seven years of closure.

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Russia offers Egypt assistance in freeing ship blocking Suez

Russia said it wanted to help Egypt to free the megaship Ever Given blocking the Suez canal since Tuesday.

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Iran and China to sign 25-year cooperation treaty

Iran and China are to sign a 25-year cooperation agreement on Saturday, the Iranian foreign ministry has announced

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US to finally push for Syria aid at UN

US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken will reinforce the need for aid in Syria to the UN.

WHO seeks 10 million vaccine doses for last nations

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WHO seeks 10 million vaccine doses for last nations

The WHO has called for the donation of 10 million coronavirus vaccine doses to help poorer nations vaccinate their residents.

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Turkey offers assistance to Egypt in Suez blockage

Ankara offered this gesture after the two countries restored ties earlier in March, following years of sour relations.

What's next for Syria under the Biden administration?

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What's next for Syria under the Biden administration?

Analysis: Washington is still weighing up its approach to Syria, but the power balance that Russia, Turkey and Iran have built will not be easy ...

Vaccine corruption in Lebanon and the World Bank's dilemma

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Vaccine corruption in Lebanon and the World Bank's dilemma

In-depth: The World Bank's threat to suspend coronavirus financing over Lebanon's queue-jumping scandal shows there is no easy answer to vaccine ...

EU leaders seek building on improving ties with Turkey

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EU leaders seek building on improving ties with Turkey

EU leaders will consider diplomatic and economic incentives to encourage improving ties with Turkey.

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