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Al Jazeera broadcast the destruction of the building live on air, with an anchorwoman promising the channel would 'not be silenced' by the Israeli airstrikes.

There are more than 20,000 foreign mercenaries and military personnel in Libya, according to diplomats.

London councillor unveils Palestine solidarity banner in Brick Lane

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London councillor unveils Palestine solidarity banner in Brick Lane

Labour councillor Puru Miah said the gesture was prompted by an email from a local resident.

Despite Palestinian expulsions, US envoy unlikely to pressure Israel

Brooke Anderson

Despite Palestinian expulsions, US envoy unlikely to pressure Israel

In spite of increased public pressure, international condemnation, and a rising death toll, the U.S decision to send an envoy is tainted by ...

UNSC virtual public meeting on Palestine-Israel now Sunday: diplomats

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UNSC virtual public meeting on Palestine-Israel now Sunday: diplomats

The United Nations Security Council meeting was originally scheduled for Friday, and was requested by Tunisia, Norway and ...

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Israeli bombardment death toll now 119 in Gaza: ministry

Gaza's health ministry said 119 people, including 31 children, have now died as Israeli bombardment continues.

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Armenian PM Nikol Pashinyan accuses Azerbaijan of 'subversive infiltration'

Armenia's acting PM accused Azerbaijan of 'encroachment' and convened an emergency meeting of his security council.

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Israel boosts troops on Gaza border amid escalating violence

Israel deployed additional troops to Gaza's border Thursday as violence against Palestinians escalated, including a lynching by Israeli ...

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Iran to help ensure Syrian regime elections 'free, fair'

Iran Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif offered to help with the upcoming elections, which are expected to be highly fraudulent.

Ilhan Omar slams Biden response to Israel's Gaza bombing

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Ilhan Omar slams Biden response to Israel's Gaza bombing

Omar tweeted a list of Israeli violations against the Palestinian people, noting that these went without reference in the White House release.

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UN Security Council to meet on Israel-Palestine conflict Friday

The UN Security Council is to hold an emergency meeting on the escalating conflict between Israel and the Palestinians despite ...

Don't expect the PA to defend Sheikh Jarrah

Dalal Yassine

Don't expect the PA to defend Sheikh Jarrah

Comment: This is not the first time that Abbas's blind quest to stay in power is costing Palestinians their sovereignty, writes Dalal Yassine.

Protecting Afghan women's rights after US troops withdraw

Nazila Jamshidi

Protecting Afghan women's rights after US troops withdraw

Comment: Any new government in Kabul will likely need aid, which can be conditioned on preserving gains Afghan women have made, writes Nazila ...

UN looks to end force on Sudan-South Sudan border

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UN looks to end force on Sudan-South Sudan border

Both Sudan and South Sudan claim ownership of the oil-rich Abyei area. The UN force, known as UNISFA, has been in Abyei since 2011.

Libya's latest unity government faces uphill battle

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Libya's latest unity government faces uphill battle

Interim Prime Minister Abdulhamid Dbeibah’s administration is charged with unifying Libya's institutions and preparing for elections on December ...

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UN experts: IS committed genocide against Yazidis

“I ask you to start a new chapter - legal accountability for ISIS crimes would dramatically impact every action of my community’s recovery.”

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World powers call for calm after Jerusalem unrest

Reactions poured in from around the world after violence sparked by days of unrest at Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa mosque compound.

Thomas O. Falk

How the ‘Zarifgate tapes' exposed Iran’s bitter power struggle

In-depth: Leaked tapes of Foreign Minister Javad Zarif touched on the Revolutionary Guard and Qasem Soleimani, revealing deep political rifts.

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Netanyahu vows to impose 'order' in Jerusalem

Israel vowed to restore order in Jerusalem after hundreds of Palestinian protesters were wounded, as a key court hearing on a flashpoint ...

US seizes weapons in Arabian Sea bound for Yemen

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US seizes weapons in Arabian Sea bound for Yemen

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

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Lebanon stops attempt to smuggle 51 Syrians to Cyprus

Lebanese security forces stopped dozens of Syrians being smuggled into Cyprus by sea, authorities said on Saturday.

Chadian police fire tear gas to scatter anti-junta protesters

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Chadian police fire tear gas to scatter anti-junta protesters

The protest by opposition and civil society figures had been banned by the junta.

Armed men storm Libya presidential <em>council</em> HQ

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Armed men storm Libya presidential council HQ

The raid took place when the council was not in session.

UN disarmament chief discovers new Syrian chemical warfare agent

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UN disarmament chief discovers new Syrian chemical warfare agent

The UN's disarmament chief declared the discovery to the United Nations Security Council, as the US and Russia clashed over ...

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