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Avigdor Liberman: We asked Egypt to stop return of Hamas engineer’s body to Gaza – Arab-Israeli Conflict

Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman convenes with IDF officers in the Gaza region. (photo credit: DEFENSE MINISTRY/ARIEL HERMONI) Israel asked Egypt to stop the body of a Hamas-affiliated Palestinian engineer from being brought into Gaza through the Rafah crossing, Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman said Sunday. Liberman’s remarks came after the family of Hadar Goldin, an IDF […]

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After shooting outside palace, Saudi Arabia outlines new drone regulations – Middle East

A drone (illustrative). (photo credit: INGIMAGE) Saudi Arabia’s Interior Ministry on Sunday instructed drone enthusiasts to obtain permission to fly the devices until regulations were finalized, a day after security forces shot down a recreational drone near the king’s palace in Riyadh. Amateur online videos of heavy gunfire in the capital’s Khozama district on Saturday […]

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As U.S., N.Korea plan to meet, Iran warns against Trump deals – Breaking News

Share on facebook Share on twitter Breaking news. (photo credit: JPOST STAFF) NEW YORK – A US push to change the Iran nuclear deal was sending a “very dangerous message” that countries should never negotiate with Washington, Iran’s foreign minister warned as US and North Korean leaders prepare to meet for denuclearization talks. Speaking to […]

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Saudi security shoots down toy drone near royal palace – Breaking News

Share on facebook Share on twitter Breaking news. (photo credit: JPOST STAFF) RIYADH – Saudi Arabian security forces shot down a toy drone in the capital Riyadh on Saturday, a senior Saudi official and the state news agency said, after videos were posted online showing gunfire in a neighborhood where a royal palace is located. […]

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Report: Police Say ‘No Criminal Suspicion’ in Avicii’s Death – Breaking News

Share on facebook Share on twitter Breaking news. (photo credit: JPOST STAFF) LOS ANGELES – According to multiple media reports, sources within the Oman police department have said they have “no criminal suspicion” in the Friday death of Swedish DJ and producer Avicii. Avicii, whose real name was Tim Bergling, died Friday at a resort […]

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Iran’s internal power struggle: two sides of the same coin – Middle East

One of the arguments used by former US president Barack Obama and his supporters in favor of the 2015 Iranian nuclear deal, formally known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, was that the deal would strengthen and enable the Iranian moderates. The kind-looking Iranian president, Hassan Rouhani, and his always smiling foreign minister, Mohammad […]

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Hundreds attend Zionist Union rally in support of Supreme Court – Israel News

Zionist Union MKs Michal Biran, Yoel Hasson, Yosi Yona, Isaac Herzog, Zipi Livni, Avi Gabbay, Omer Bar-Lev and Eran Hermoni at Supreme Court protest in Jerusalem, April 21, 2018.. (photo credit: UDI SHAHAM) Hundreds of people attended a demonstration organized by the Zionist Union to express support in the Supreme Court, in light recent initiatives […]

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Four weeks and five controversies in recent Gaza clashes – Arab-Israeli Conflict

Palestinian protesters carry tires to burn them during clashes with Israeli troops at Israel-Gaza border, in the southern Gaza Strip April 5, 2018. . (photo credit: IBRAHEEM ABU MUSTAFA / REUTERS) Four weeks of clashes on the Gaza border with Israel have resulted in thousands of wounded Palestinians and dozens killed. Despite the decreasing numbers […]