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Egypt and Israel: United in a common cause? | Politics

They have been old adversaries and uneasy allies, but Egypt and Israel are finding more in common as they face up to domestic and regional challenges.<p>Egypt is at the heart of mediation between Israel and Hamas as efforts continue to resolve the conflict in Gaza. Both see a halt to the flow of …

Holocaust families criticise Israel over Gaza

More than 300 Holocaust survivors and their descendants have issued a statement condemning what they call Israel's "genocide" in Gaza.<p>The International Jewish Anti-Zionist Network placed the statement as an advertisement in the New York Times.<p>It was in response to an advertisement by Holocaust …

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Qatar denies backing Islamic State group

Qatar has rejected accusations of giving financial support to fighters of the Islamic State group who have seized large swathes of territory in Iraq and Syria, and condemned their "barbaric" murder of a US journalist.<p>Foreign Minister Khaled al-Attiyah's comments on Saturday came a day after the …

ISIS siege cuts off small Iraqi town from food, water

As violence continues to wrack Iraq, another ethnic slaughter may be in the making by Sunni extremists from ISIS.<p>ISIS fighters have besieged the ethnic Turkmen Shiite town of Amerli in the north for two months, and its fewer than 20,000 residents are without power and running out of food, water and …

Iceland warns airlines of possible ash plume as volcano erupts

Iceland warned airlines of a potential ash plume that could disrupt flights as one of the North Atlantic island nation's biggest volcanoes erupted after a week of rumbling.<p>The aviation warning code was changed to "red," signifying that an "eruption is imminent or in progress – significant emission …

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