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    Saudi Arabia to let Turkey search consulate

    Agence France-Presse . Ankara | Updated at 12:05am on October 10, 2018

    Saudi Arabia has agreed to let Turkish authorities search the kingdom’s Istanbul consulate after prominent journalist and Riyadh critic Jamal Khashoggi went missing last week,...

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    Wife of Israeli PM goes on trial for fraud

    Reuters . Jerusalem | Updated at 12:00am on October 08, 2018

    Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s wife, Sara, appeared in court on Sunday for the first hearing in the fraud trial against her, in which she...

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    Turkish police believe journalist was killed in Saudi consulate

    Agence France-Presse . Istanbul | Updated at 12:05am on October 08, 2018

    Turkish police believe Saudi journalist and critic Jamal Khashoggi was murdered inside Saudi Arabia’s consulate in Istanbul, a government source said, but Riyadh denied the...

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    Netanyahu undergoes new graft questioning

    Agence France-Presse . Jerusalem | Updated at 12:00am on October 06, 2018

    Prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu underwent a new round of questioning on Friday over one of several graft cases that have threatened to topple him, Israeli...

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    Iran fires missiles against 'terrorist' camp in Syria: statement

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 12:16pm on October 01, 2018

    Iran's revolutionary guards said Monday they had launched a missile attack against a ‘terrorist’ headquarters in Syria in retaliation for a September attack on the...

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    Syria calls on US, Turkish, French forces to withdraw

    Agence France-Presse . United Nations | Updated at 12:00am on October 01, 2018

    Syria’s foreign minister on Saturday denounced US, French and Turkish forces operating in his country as ‘occupying forces’ and demanded that they leave immediately....

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    UN calls on Israel, Hamas to prevent further deaths

    Agence France-Presse . Jerusalem | Updated at 12:00am on September 30, 2018

    The UN called Saturday for Israel and Hamas rulers to rein in violence a day after border clashes in which the Gaza health ministry said...

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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...