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Moqtada Sadr meets Iraq PM Abadi, hinting..

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Sun, May 20 2018

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi met with Moqtada al-Sadr on Saturday, less than 24 hours

Rabat suspends twin city plan with Guatemala..

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Sun, May 20 2018

Rabat has shelved plans to for a twin city partnership with Guatemala City in protest

Muslim leaders call for international..

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Sat, May 19 2018

Muslim leaders called on Friday for an international force to be deployed to protect Palestinians

Iran says EU promising to salvage nuclear..

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Sat, May 19 2018

Iran’s nuclear chief said on Saturday that the European Union had promised to save the

Cleric Moqtada Sadr wins Iraq election..

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Sat, May 19 2018

The final results of Iraq's elections confirmed Saturday a breakthrough for nationalist cleric M..

Saudi Arabia arrests women activists..

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Fri, May 18 2018

Saudi Arabia has arrested at least five people, mostly women who previously agitated for the

UN rights chief: Israel's Gaza response..

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Fri, May 18 2018

The UN human rights chief on Friday slammed Israel's deadly reaction to protests along the

UN mulls sending international war crimes..

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Fri, May 18 2018

The United Nations Human Rights Council will meet Friday to decide whether to send international

Netanyahu basks in victories, but graft..

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Fri, May 18 2018

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has basked in recent victories from the US withdrawing fro..

Israel launches new air raid on Hamas..

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Thu, May 17 2018

Israel hit a Hamas base in an air raid on Thursday in response to gunfire

UN Human Rights Council to meet after..

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Wed, May 16 2018

The United Nations Human Rights Council will hold a special session on Friday to discuss

Guatemala opens Israel embassy in Jerusalem..

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Wed, May 16 2018

Guatemala inaugurated its Israel embassy in Jerusalem on Wednesday, becoming the first country to fo..

Sadr eyes government as election upset..

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Tue, May 15 2018

Populist Shia cleric Moqtada Sadr on Tuesday eyed a broad coalition after appearing to deal

Elusive peace grows more remote with..

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Tue, May 15 2018

The move of the US Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, coupled with the killings of

Israeli forces kill at least 53 in Gaza..

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Tue, May 15 2018

Israeli troops shot dead dozens of Palestinian protesters on the Gaza border on Monday when

Fiery cleric, paramilitary leader surge..

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Tue, May 15 2018

An alliance headed by nationalist cleric Moqtada Sadr and a rival bloc of pro-Iranian former

Events since Trump's decision on

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Tue, May 15 2018

Here are key developments since US President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as I..

Israeli forces kill dozens in Gaza as..

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Tue, May 15 2018

Israeli troops killed dozens of Palestinians who were taking part in mass protests on the

Iran says Trump 'feeble-minded' for..

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Mon, May 14 2018

Iran denounced President Donald Trump as "feeble-minded" over Monday's controversial m..

Syria talks renew in Astana amid growing..

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Mon, May 14 2018

Negotiators from Iran, Russia and Turkey gathered in Kazakhstan's capital Astana on Monday, hopi..

US envoy sees peace hope after Israel..

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Sun, May 13 2018

Despite Palestinian outrage over Monday's opening of the US embassy in Jerusalem, Washington&#39..