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    7 Palestinians killed in new border clashes

    Agence France Presse . Palestine | Updated at 03:40am on September 29, 2018

    Seven Palestinians, including two boys aged 12 and 14, were killed in clashes with Israeli forces along the Gaza border on Friday, the health ministry...

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    Abbas rejects US as sole Mideast mediator

    Agence France-Presse . United Nations | Updated at 02:10am on September 29, 2018

    Palestinian leader Mahmud Abbas tore into the Trump administration Thursday, refusing to accept the United States as the sole mediator in the Middle East conflict,...

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    Netanyahu claims secret Iranian nuclear site

    Reuters . New York | Updated at 02:09am on September 29, 2018

    Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday described what he said was a secret atomic warehouse in Tehran and accused Europe of appeasing Iran as...

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    Iran president says not seeking US conflict in Middle East

    Reuters . Geneva | Updated at 12:00am on September 28, 2018

    Iranian president Hassan Rouhani said on Thursday the United States had nothing to show for its appearance at the UN General Assembly this week, extending...

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    Palestinian schools, health centers at risk if funding gap not plugged

    Reuters . New York | Updated at 02:41am on September 26, 2018

    A UN agency that supports Palestinian refugees said schools and health centers are at risk if it is unable to plug a $185 million funding...

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    Iran warns US, Israel of revenge

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on September 25, 2018

    The deputy head of Iran’s Revolutionary Guards warned US and Israeli leaders on Monday to expect a ‘devastating’ response from Tehran, accusing them of involvement...

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    Israel sets Oct deadline to evacuate Bedouin village

    Reuters . West Bank | Updated at 01:52am on September 24, 2018

    Israel on Sunday told residents of Khan al-Ahmar, a Bedouin village in the occupied West Bank slated for demolition, to clear their houses by October...

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    Only Abbas able to make peace: Olmert

    Agence France-Presse . Ramallah | Updated at 01:43am on September 24, 2018

    Mahmud Abbas is the only Palestinian leader capable of striking a peace deal with Israel, former Israeli prime minister Ehud Olmert said in comments broadcast...

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    Rouhani says US wants to cause insecurity in Iran

    Reuters . Dubai | Updated at 10:37am on September 23, 2018

    Iran summoned diplomats from Denmark, the Netherlands and Britain over an attack on an army parade which killed at least 29 people near the Iraqi...

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    Palestinian killed by Israeli fire in fresh Gaza clashes

    Agence France-Presse . Gaza City | Updated at 12:00am on September 23, 2018

    A Palestinian was killed by Israeli fire in new clashes along the Gaza border on Friday, the health ministry in the Hamas-controlled territory sai...