Charlene Pope

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Breaking The Silence Between The U.S. And Iran

Tension, distrust, hostility: For more than 30 years, those words have described the relationship between Iran and the United States. But there's one other overriding word to describe it: silence.<p>Since 1979, no American president had spoken with a leader of Iran. That all changed on Sept. 27, when …

Israeli PM urges world not to 'trust' Rouhani

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has reiterated his country's position that the only way to peacefully stop Iran from developing nuclear weapons is to combine tough sanctions with a credible military threat, asserting that Israel would present that threat alone if need be.<p>"Don't let up the …

Video shows Egypt generals plotting media gag

A new video has emerged which appears to show Egypt's military generals deciding how to deal with the country's media.<p>The footage, released by activists on Wednesday, shows army chief General Abdel Fatah el-Sisi addressing senior officers of the army in the months before Mohamed Morsi was ousted …

EU envoy meets Brotherhood leaders in Egypt

European Union foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton has met with Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood leaders in a closed-door meeting aimed at reconciliation between the army-backed interim government and opposition groups.<p>A senior member of the Brotherhood, Amr Darrag, said on Wednesday that talks …

Rouhani: Iran-US relationship angers Israel

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said that Israel was "upset and angry" with signs of an emerging new relationship between the Islamic republic and the West.<p>His statement on Wednesday comes a day after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told a UN summit that his country was ready to act alone …

UN urges immediate aid access to Syria

The UN Security Council has urged the Syrian government to allow cross-border aid deliveries, calling on all parties to Syria's conflict to agree on humanitarian pauses in fighting and key routes for aid convoys.<p>More than 2 million Syrians, mostly women and children, have fled during the 30-months …

Egypt anti-coup rally held in Tahrir Square

Anti-military protesters have demonstrated in Cairo's Tahrir Square for the first time since the army forced Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi from office in July following mass protests against his leadership.<p>Around 100 protesters gathered in the square on Tuesday, chanting "down with military …

Jerusalem court rejects Israel nationality petition

<b>The Supreme Court in Jerusalem has rejected a request by 21 people to be registered as Israeli nationals rather than Jews or Arabs.</b><p>Israel's population register does not allow Israeli nationality; petitioners say this is undemocratic and exposes minorities to discrimination.<p>Most of the activists are …

Egypt: '50 dead' in clashes amid rival demonstrations

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1016000/1016746_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524625876_ea3c71039b904752f75d916d0f1410b8<p><b>At least 50 people have been killed and scores hurt in Egypt in clashes between police and supporters of the deposed Islamist President Mohammed …