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

Comment: Long before the 'Abraham Accords', Abu Dhabi was investing in the US and developing an intensive lobbying strategy in Washington. Eva Thiebaud discusses a new report by Colin Powers.

Tunisia investigates claims US funded President Kais Saied

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Tunisia investigates claims US funded President Kais Saied

The explosive allegations were first made by MP Rached Khiari on a live video released on Monday.

Iran seemingly denies Saudi talks, Israel fears JCPOA return

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Iran seemingly denies Saudi talks, Israel fears JCPOA return

Iran's foreign ministry has seemingly denied reconciliation talks with Saudi Arabia.

Military officials advised Biden to leave ‘residual Afghan force'

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Military officials advised Biden to leave ‘residual Afghan force'

Senior US military leaders reportedly believe there could be a resurgence of Al-Qaeda or that the Taliban could take Kabul.

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US Senators back nuclear talks with Iran in letter

A letter sent to US President Biden by 27 Democratic senators says that sanctions on Iran should be lifted if it returns to compliance with the 2015 JCPOA nuclear deal.

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How Turkish law empowers abusers and denies women justice

Comment: A toxic mix of pervasive misogyny and policies that roll back essential baseline protections has seen the state of women's rights in ...

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Israel's anti-Iran activities leaks will 'blow up': military officials

Israeli military insiders are worried that frequent media leaks on anti-Iranian activities could threaten Israel.

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American activist, ex-justice official Ramsey Clark dies at 93

Ramsey Clark, described as a defender of 'Palestinian and human rights' and an opponent of US wars with Iraq, died aged 93 on Saturday.

Ex-NATO commander suggests extending US presence in Afghanistan

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Ex-NATO commander suggests extending US presence in Afghanistan

NATO's former top commander has suggested a six-month extension to the US presence in Afghanistan as the 1 May withdrawal deadline looms.

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Turkish women activists battle to re-instate Istanbul Convention

On an almost daily basis, several thousand women's rights activists have hit the streets to demand Erdogan re-instate Turkey to the Istanbul ...

Iran government welcomes 'promising' US comments on sanctions

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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'.

Biden to reverse Trump ICC sanctions despite key divisions

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Biden to reverse Trump ICC sanctions despite key divisions

Despite continued disagreements on Afghanistan and Palestine, the Biden administration is reportedly planning to reverse Trump's sanctions on ...

Iran rejects US proposal for return to nuclear deal

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Iran rejects US proposal for return to nuclear deal

Iran is not pleased with the US' leaked nuclear proposal and hit back via state media.

Pakistani-American Uber Eats driver’s killing reignites driver safety debate

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Pakistani-American Uber Eats driver’s killing reignites driver safety debate

The shocking death of Pakistani-American Uber Eats driver Mohammad Anwar has renewed discussions about violence faced by minority-ethnic gig ...

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US blocks Iraq militia websites following Baghdad parade

The US Department of Justice has blocked two websites belonging to the pro-Iran Iraqi militia Kataib Hezbollah, following a parade by an affiliated group through Baghdad.

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We Are Bellingcat: The emergence and growth of OSINT

Book Club: We Are Bellingcat details an insider's account of the emergence and growth of OSINT and new forms of citizen investigations.

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UN investigator slams US inaction against MbS

Washington's decision not to sanction the crown prince was an "extremely dangerous move", the UN's special rapporteur on summary executions said.

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US Supreme Court allows release of Trump tax records

The US Supreme Court on Monday rejected a bid by Donald Trump to prevent his tax records from being shown to prosecutors.

Can Biden fulfil Obama's promise of closing Guantanamo Bay?

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Can Biden fulfil Obama's promise of closing Guantanamo Bay?

In-depth: The Biden administration has launched a formal review of the military prison camp, a controversial symbol of the excesses of America's ...

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Israel was the only country to foresee Iran revolution

Israel did not warn its Western allies about the imminent threat to the Shah's regime, despite its foresight.

What led to a modern-time Egyptian Pharaoh’s downfall?

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What led to a modern-time Egyptian Pharaoh’s downfall?

Hosni Mubarak reigned as Egypt’s fourth president for almost 30 years but his downfall seemed imminent one decade earlier as people's rage and ...

Biden's administration refuses Afghanistan withdrawal 'while Taliban violates agreement'

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Biden's administration refuses Afghanistan withdrawal 'while Taliban violates agreement'

The Pentagon said the Taliban's ongoing violence threatens the 2020 peace deal.

Israelis express hope and concern after Biden’s inauguration

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Israelis express hope and concern after Biden’s inauguration

As President Biden starts his term in office, Israelis are wondering what the future holds for Israel-US relations.

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