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Jordan allows passage to 800 Syrian civil defence workers on humanitarian grounds

Jordan allows passage to 800 Syrian civil defence workers on humanitarian grounds

Jordan said on Sunday that it had allowed the UN to arrange the entry and passage of 800 Syrian civil

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Israel evacuates Syrian volunteers stranded in frontier area

Israel evacuates Syrian volunteers stranded in frontier area

The Israeli military evacuated hundreds of Syrian rescue workers known as White Helmets from the volatile frontier area on the

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Turkey’s Erdogan to go on new Africa trip, attend BRICS summit

Turkey’s Erdogan to go on new Africa trip, attend BRICS summit

Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan will make the latest in a string of trips to Africa this week, visiting South

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UN chief urges Israel, Palestinians to avoid ‘devastating conflict’

UN chief urges Israel, Palestinians to avoid ‘devastating conflict’

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called Saturday on Israelis and Palestinians to avoid "another devastating conflict" after resurgent violence claimed five

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Aid arrives in Syria as Putin, Macron discuss relief mission to Ghouta

Aid arrives in Syria as Putin, Macron discuss relief mission to Ghouta

Humanitarian aid sent by France and Russia arrived in Syria on Saturday as the two countries' leaders discussed a joint

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Iran lifts ban on non-Muslim city council member after outcry

Iran lifts ban on non-Muslim city council member after outcry

A top Iranian body on Saturday lifted a ban imposed by a hardline-led council on a politician from the minority

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Afghan government considering new Eid ceasefire offer

Afghan government considering new Eid ceasefire offer

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani may offer the Taliban a ceasefire during next month's Eid holiday after the truce in June

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New rebel evacuations from Syria’s south

New rebel evacuations from Syria’s south

More rebel fighters with their families boarded buses to leave southern Syria on Saturday under deals with the regime, a

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Hamas accepts cease-fire after massive Israeli Gaza strikes

Hamas accepts cease-fire after massive Israeli Gaza strikes

Gaza's militant Hamas rulers said Saturday they had accepted a cease-fire ending a massive Israeli onslaught on militant positions after

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Lebanon must strike deal with Syria to use export crossing-minister

Lebanon must strike deal with Syria to use export crossing-minister

Lebanon must seek a deal with Syria so Lebanese exporters can reach wider Middle East markets via the Syrian border

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Turkey says it has new evidence of Gulen coup links, will discuss with U.S.

Turkey says it has new evidence of Gulen coup links, will discuss with U.S.

Turkey has obtained fresh evidence linking supporters of a U.S.-based cleric to a 2016 failed military coup, Justice Minister Abdulhamit

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Iraqi protesters call for downfall of politicians

Iraqi protesters call for downfall of politicians

Thousands of Iraqis angry about poor services protested in Baghdad and the southern oil hub of Basra on Friday, calling

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Three killed as Israel strikes targets ‘throughout Gaza’

Three killed as Israel strikes targets ‘throughout Gaza’

Israeli aircraft and tanks hit targets throughout the Gaza Strip Friday after shots were fired at troops along the border,

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Oil storage blast in central Iran kills two, fire contained – Tasnim

Oil storage blast in central Iran kills two, fire contained – Tasnim

An explosion at an Iranian oil storage facility in the central industrial zone of Khomein on Friday killed two people

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Egypt, Sudan seek to bolster ties after yearslong tension

Egypt, Sudan seek to bolster ties after yearslong tension

The leaders of Egypt and Sudan have agreed to mend ties, frayed by repeated failures to reach a deal over

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Turkish finance minister sees promising outlook for economic growth -Anadolu

Turkey is continuing its strong economic growth trend and the foundations of its economy are strong, new Finance Minister Berat Albayrak was quoted as...

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