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Analysis: Concerns about Turkey's regional assertiveness have pushed Greece to adopt a more proactive foreign policy, with Athens building new military and diplomatic alliances.

Saudi Arabia is attempting to clean up its act as it braces for a policy reset in Washington.

Bahrain's allies are still enabling its relentless crackdown

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Bahrain's allies are still enabling its relentless crackdown

Comment: A decade after an unprecedented uprising, the obstacles to reform in Bahrain remain as insurmountable as they were a decade ago, writes Marc Owen Jones.

Netanyahu rebukes Washington for hints at reversing Golan recognition

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Netanyahu rebukes Washington for hints at reversing Golan recognition

The latest spat between Washington and Tel Aviv tells of early cracks in the relationship between the new Biden administration and America's ...

In Iran standoff, Biden says US won't lift sanctions

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In Iran standoff, Biden says US won't lift sanctions

As Biden settles in to his new title as US president, one of the first ports of call is to confront Iran and the nuclear deal left in tatters.

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Biden: US won't unilaterally lift sanctions on Iran

Biden has made clear he will not unilaterally lift sanctions against Iran, saying it must first adhere to its nuclear deal commitments despite demands from the Islamic Republic's supreme leader.

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Trump parts with impeachment lawyers a week before trial

A week before his impeachment trial, former President Donald Trump has parted ways with his lead lawyers.

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Why all the mudslinging against Iran envoy Robert Malley?

Comment: Biden's pick signals a determination to get negotiations with Iran back on track, despite objections from vocal Iran hawks in ...

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For some Muslims, hope, uncertainty after travel ban lifted

The lifting of the 'Muslim ban' provided hope for many, but thousands were rejected visas over its nearly four-year course with no idea whether ...

Sanders, with mittens pic, raises $1.8 million for charity

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Sanders, with mittens pic, raises $1.8 million for charity

The Inauguration Day photograph of a mitten-clad, glamor-defying Bernie Sanders has garnered $1.8 million for charity.

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US issues terror alert over right-wing extremists

The US Department of Homeland Security issued a nationwide terror alert on Wednesday over a potential threat from extremists opposed to Joe ...

Iran says Israel waging 'psychological war'

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Iran says Israel waging 'psychological war'

An Iranian official claimed Israel was waging a 'psychological war' as

Israel military 'preparing plans' against Iran

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Israel military 'preparing plans' against Iran

An Israeli expert revealed that the military has plans against Iran as the US plans new talks with Tehran.

Iranian-American arrested on spying charges trying to leave Iran

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Iranian-American arrested on spying charges trying to leave Iran

An Iranian-American man is one of several who have been arrested on spying charges as he tried to leave Tehran.

US suspends sanctions on Yemen Houthi to boost aid

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US suspends sanctions on Yemen Houthi to boost aid

Joe Biden's administration froze US sanctions on dealing with Yemen's Houthi rebels for one month as it reviews a terrorist designation that aid ...

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Johnson, Biden discuss 'deepening alliance': PM's office

Johnson congratulated Biden on his inauguration and "the two leaders looked forward to deepening the close alliance between our nations".

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Russia welcomes US offer to extend nuclear pact

Russia and the US are conducting diplomacy, with President Joe Biden at the helm.

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Iran calls on Biden to 'unconditionally' lift US sanctions

Iran has been watching the US elections closely, with Joe Biden's inauguration as the 46th president of the United States.

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The best #BernieSits memes from the Middle East

The Bernie Sanders meme is truly international.

Biden administration, Iran already in talks for 'weeks': report

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Biden administration, Iran already in talks for 'weeks': report

The bilateral meetings have excluded other key signatories to the landmark 2015 deal, according to an Iranian source.

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Khamenei hints Iran could strike Trump while out golfing

Iran’s Supreme Leader posted a picture on Twitter that appeared to show Donald Trump on a golf course and a stealth bomber overhead.

US denounces 'cynical' Chinese sanctions on Trump officials

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US denounces 'cynical' Chinese sanctions on Trump officials

Joe Biden's administration criticised China's move to sanction nearly 30 officials from Donald Trump's government.

MidEast experts explore challenges facing Biden in new book

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MidEast experts explore challenges facing Biden in new book

'Biden and The Middle East: A Challenging Road Ahead' was launched online on Tuesday,

Israelis express hope and concern after Biden’s <em>inauguration</em>

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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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