Middle East News

Israeli fire wounds 32 Palestinians in Gaza beach protestGaza's Health Ministry says 32 Palestinians have been wounded by Israeli fire during a mass protest along the beach near the Israeli frontier
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Egypt says security forces kill 9 'terrorists' in Nile raidEgypt says its security forces have killed nine "terrorists" in a raid on a cave hideout along the Nile River
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Clashes in Palestinian refugee camp in Lebanon wound 6Lebanese security officials say clashes between rival Palestinian factions in a refugee camp in southern Lebanon wounded at least six people
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Israel approves funds to expand Hebron settlementThe Israeli government has approved plans to expand a Jewish settlement in the volatile West Bank city of Hebron
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Israel says troops kill Palestinian after attempted stabbingIsraeli troops have shot and killed a Palestinian man who allegedly tried to stab a soldier in the northern West Bank
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Egypt court upholds 3-year prison sentence for ex-presidentEgypt's main appeals court has upheld a three-year prison sentence for former president Mohammed Morsi, who is already jailed in other cases, over a conviction for insulting the judiciary
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2 journalists face jail over criticism of US pastor's trialTwo Turkish journalists have been charged with insulting the Turkish nation and institutions for suggesting that a Turkish court may have taken government instructions when ruling in the case against an American pastor
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Israeli leader aims to pass draft law, averting early voteIsrael's prime minister says he hopes to soon pass legislation on a contentious bill that has threatened to bring down his government
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A Turkish police officer secures the entrance to Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul, Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018. Veteran Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi disappeared over a week ago while on a visit to the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul, sparking an international uproar involving the kingdom, Turkey and the United States that remains unresolved. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)
The Latest: Saudi-Turkish team begins search of consulateA joint Saudi-Turkish team has entered the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul to search it, nearly two weeks after the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Saudi-Turkish team arrives at Saudi Consulate in Istanbul to search it, nearly 2 weeks after writer disappearedSaudi-Turkish team arrives at Saudi Consulate in Istanbul to search it, nearly 2 weeks after writer disappeared
The Associated Press3 hours ago
In this photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, shows Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Moallem, right, speaks during a press conference with his Iraqi counterpart Ibrahim al-Jaafari, in Damascus, Syria, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018. Al-Jaafari said Syria should not be isolated from its Arab neighbors, and lauded Damascus for staying "strong" and united in the face of many adversities. (SANA via AP)
Syria reopens vital crossing with Jordan, UN post with GolanSyria's key border crossings with neighbors reopen, years after traffic was halted by war
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Iranian papers: US sanctions violate Iranian human rightsIranian reformist papers publish rare joint editorial criticizing US sanctions, ask "world journalists" to defend Iranian rights
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Cyclone strands families in eastern YemenA Yemeni governor is calling for help to evacuate some 50 families stuck amid flooding, strong storms, and heavy rain in the eastern city of Ghaida, after cyclone Luban hit the region
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Trump says he will send Secretary of State Pompeo to meet Saudi King Salman over writer Khashoggi's disappearanceTrump says he will send Secretary of State Pompeo to meet Saudi King Salman over writer Khashoggi's disappearance
The Associated Press5 hours ago
President Trump says he spoke to Saudi King Salman who 'denies any knowledge' about what happened to writer KhashoggiPresident Trump says he spoke to Saudi King Salman who 'denies any knowledge' about what happened to writer Khashoggi
The Associated Press5 hours ago
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