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Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday denounced the US police killing of George Floyd as 'racist' and 'fascist' and extended his condolences to the Floyd family.

Syrian opposition sources say the US and Syrian groups may carry out an air and ground operation against Iranian militias in eastern Syria.

A plan to resist Trump’s Deal of the Century

Abbad Yahya

A plan to resist Trump’s Deal of the Century

The long read: A new book by Palestinian intellectual Azmi Bishara presents a comprehensive strategy to resist Trump and Netanyahu’s widely condemned ‘Deal of the Century’ overwhelmingly rejected by Palestinians.

Russian soldiers bribe officer to be sent to Syria

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Russian soldiers bribe officer to be sent to Syria

Russian Major Nikolai Zekin is facing trial for taking bribes from soldiers in order to send them to Syria, where they can earn high salaries ...

Black man dies after US officer kneels on neck

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Black man dies after US officer kneels on neck

A black man has died in Minneapolis police custody after an officer was video recorded kneeling on his neck during his arrest as he pleaded that ...

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WATCH: Enormous whale washes up on Kuwait's shores

A baleen whale washed up on Kuwait's shores on Sunday, sending social media into a storm.

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American Muslims demand answers over killing of Sudanese-American man

A Muslim rights group is demanding answers over the shooting of a Sudanese-American man who displayed signs of mental illness.

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HRW demands Saudi Arabia release family of exiled official

Human Rights Watch has demanded the immediate release of two adult children and the brother of former royal advisor Saad al-Jabri, who fled to ...

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Tripoli campaign to continue despite losses

General Haftar's forces have said they will continue to fight forces allied with the UN-supported government in Tripoli, despite heavy losses in ...

Egypt kills 21 Sinai jihadists planning 'Eid attacks'

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Egypt kills 21 Sinai jihadists planning 'Eid attacks'

Egyptian authorities confirmed the killing of 21 militants in the Sinai peninsula who were allegedly planning Eid al-Fitr attacks.

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Iranian-American gunrunner to pay over $4.1M to UAE emirate

Iranian-American aviation magnate Farhad Azima has been ordered to make a multi-million dollar payout to the emirate of Ras al-Khaimah.

British far-right leader leader found guilty of terror offence

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British far-right leader leader found guilty of terror offence

Paul Golding was charged at Heathrow in October, after refusing to give police access to his iPhone and Apple computer following a trip to ...

Indian police beat man 'thinking he was Muslim'

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Indian police beat man 'thinking he was Muslim'

The police officers thought Deepak Bundele was Muslim because of his beard, officials allegedly told him.

Egyptian actor supports trans son, activists see timid step

Danya Hajjaji

Egyptian actor supports trans son, activists see timid step

When a prominent Egyptian actor came forward as the parent of a trans son, Arab LGBTQ+ activists said a long-overdue conversation had begun, but ...

Man charged in 2006 Iraq slayings should remain jailed

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Man charged in 2006 Iraq slayings should remain jailed

Iraqi-American Ali Yousif Ahmed Al-Nouri is remaining in jail on charges of participating in the 2006 killings of two police officers ...

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US-based outspoken Saudi activist live-streams his arrest

Months after claiming the FBI saved him from a Saudi government abduction attempt on US soil, social media influencer Abdulrahman Almutairi is arrested at his California home.

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Refugees at Lesbos in danger of coronavirus pandemic

Refugee camps in Greece are facing a coronavirus spread as people continue to test positive for the virus.

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17 attacks on Libya health centres this year

Seventeen attacks against health facilities have been recorded in Libya since the start of this year.

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10 arrested at protest over killing of Palestinian-Israeli

A demonstration was held prior to the funeral of a young Palestinian-Israeli man with mental health issues who was shot outside a hospital near ...

Foreign hands in Syria's war creating problems for Assad

Paul McLoughlin

Foreign hands in Syria's war creating problems for Assad

Foreign intervention has marked Syria's war. Now it could lead to Assad's downfall.

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Palestinian-Israeli 'suffering from mental issues' shot outside hospital

Palestinian-Israeli Mustafa Yunis was shot by security guards after he pulled out a knife outside the hospital.

Israeli police arrest over 300 for breaking into shrine

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Israeli police arrest over 300 for breaking into shrine

Hundreds of ultra-Othordox Israelis were arrested after defying coronavirus restrictions attempting to break into a holy shrine compound in ...

German court rejects Iraqi's appeal over killing of teen

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German court rejects Iraqi's appeal over killing of teen

Ali Bashar was sentenced to life in prison by the Wiesbaden state court in July following a four-month trial in a case that fuelled tensions ...

Greece: Riot at migrant center near Turkey border

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Greece: Riot at migrant center near Turkey border

The Greek asylum service's operations have been scaled back, like many public services, amid restrictions on travel and movement the government ...

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