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    Saudi Arabia, UAE urge Yemen government, separatists to halt fighting

    Reuters . Dubai | Updated at 12:00am on September 09, 2019

    Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates called on Yemen’s separatists and the internationally-recognised government of president Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi to halt all military actions...

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    Israel attacks ‘Hamas positions’ in Gaza

    Agence France-Presse . Jerusalem | Updated at 02:53pm on September 08, 2019

    The Israeli army targeted Hamas positions in the Gaza Strip in response to a drone attack from the Palestinian enclave, the military said...

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    UN atomic watchdog head visits Iran for high-level talks

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 02:34pm on September 08, 2019

    The acting head of the United Nations atomic watchdog, Cornel Feruta, arrived in Tehran, the capital of Iran, on Sunday for high-level talks with Iranian...

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    Iran further breaches nuclear deal

    Reuters . Dubai | Updated at 12:00am on September 08, 2019

    Iran said on Saturday it was now capable of raising uranium enrichment past the 20 per cent level and had launched advanced centrifuge machines in...

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    Israel attacks Gaza following Palestinian rocket attack

    Agence France-Presse . Jerusalem | Updated at 02:46pm on September 07, 2019

    Israeli forces attacked Hamas positions in Gaza after rockets fired from the Palestinian enclave hit the Jewish state, the military said early Saturday...

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    Hundreds protest against regime in Idlib

    Agence France-Presse . Near Bab al-Hawa Border Crossing, Syria | Updated at 12:00am on September 07, 2019

    Hundreds of Syrians held anti-regime protests Friday in rebel-held Idlib province where a fragile ceasefire has paused a deadly months-old offensive. Some demonstrators gathered near...

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    Riyadh iterates warning against Yemen rebels

    Agence France-Presse . Riyadh | Updated at 12:00am on September 07, 2019

    Saudi Arabia on Thursday issued a stern warning to Yemeni separatists who have seized key parts of the south, saying any attempt to destabilise Yemen...

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    Rouhani orders lifting of all nuclear R&D limits

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 12:00am on September 06, 2019

    Iran’s president Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday ordered all limits on nuclear research and development to be lifted, the country’s third step in scaling down its...

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    Syria Kurds hand over 3 IS-linked children to Nigeria

    Agence France-Presse . Qamishli, Syria | Updated at 12:00am on September 06, 2019

    Kurdish authorities in northeast Syria on Thursday handed over three siblings linked with the Islamic State group to Nigeria, the first such repatriation to the...

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    Son of Morsi dies of heart attack at 25

    Agence-France-Presse . Cairo | Updated at 12:00am on September 06, 2019

    The youngest son of deceased ex-president Mohamed Morsi himself died Wednesday night of a heart attack in Cairo, a family lawyer said. Abdallah Morsi, 25,...

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