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Morocco: 7 jailed in fishmonger murder case

Seven people, including officials from the Moroccan Fisheries Authority and the Interior Ministry, were jailed yesterday after being found guilty of …

Extremism

Palestinian riot in support of security prisoners' hunger strike

Palestinians are clashing with security forces in the areas near Ofer Prison in Bethlehem, Beitunia checkpoint, Kalandia checkpoint, Silwad, Tekoa, …

Middle East

#Breaking | #PopeFrancis arrives at the Federal Palace in Cairo to meet President Sisi

Live briefing: Pope Francis has arrived in Cairo, bearing a message of peace.

<b>Right Now:</b> Pope Francis has arrived in Egypt, bearing a message of peace and reconciliation. The country is under a state of emergency after suicide bombings, attributed to Islamic State militants, killed at least 44 people in Coptic Christian churches on Palm Sunday.<p>■ It is Francis’ 18th trip …

Pope Francis

Saudi Arabia-Egypt: An Arab Realignment?

<b>King Salman of Saudi Arabia hosted Egypt’s President Abdel Fatah Al Sisi on April 23 for extensive talks on bilateral and regional issues. This marks</b> …

Jews attacked by Arab mob - then arrested

Five Jewish activists who were returning to the Temple Mount, toured the Old City of Jerusalem on Thursday night. While they walked around the Temple …

Israel

Ideas For Upcoming Jewish Voice For Peace Videos

• 0shares<br>• 0<br>• 0<br>• 0<p>Jewish Voice for Peace’s offensive video of Linda Sarsour discussing what is and isn’t antisemitism really got my blood boiling.<p>And then it …

The PLO choice

Marwan Barghouti was given five life sentences, plus 20 years in jail, for the murder of four Israelis and one Greek tourist. Barghouti, a leader in …

Israel

Sisi ratifies controversial judicial authority law

The Parliament's approval came in a general session in which MPs were suddenly asked to vote on the draft law without any prior discussion of the …

Government

Turkey’s tourism revenue declines 17 pct in first quarter as foreign arrivals continue to decrease

Turkey’s tourism revenue regressed to $3.4 billion in the first quarter of the year with a 17.1 percent of year-on-year decrease, amid continuous …

Turkey

Israeli left looks to impose state education on newborns

Opinion. Campaign to regulate education of infants part of leftist ploy to seize power to raise children from parents.

Turkish Central Bank raises inflation forecasts, but confident on months ahead - BUSINESS

BUSINESS >Turkish Central Bank raises inflation forecasts, but confident on months ahead<p>ISTANBUL<p>AA photo<p>Turkey’s Central Bank raised its inflation …

Inflation

Army order halts Peace Now march on Baladim farm

Following yesterday's report of an organized tour of Jewish Jordan Valley-area outposts planned for today (Friday) to "stop the outpost thugs", MK …

Israel

Turkey’s foreign trade deficit narrows in March

Turkey’s foreign trade deficit narrowed by 10.3 percent year-on-year in March, the Turkish Statistical Institute (TÜİK) said on April 28.

Economics

Russia, Turkey face common growth challenges despite different exposures to commodity cycle: Moody’s

Credit ratings for Russia and Turkey broadly reflect a deterioration in previously supportive credit fundamentals, including their growth potential …

Russia

President Erdoğan to become AKP member on May 2: PM Yıldırım - POLITICS

POLITICS >President Erdoğan to become AKP member on May 2: PM Yıldırım<p>ANKARA<p>AA photo<p>President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan will become a member of the ruling …

Turkey

Trump's first 100 days - Has anything changed?

Michael Fragin and Phil Goldfeder share their insights regarding the the first 100 days of the Trump presidency.<p>Loading....<p><b>Tags:</b>Spin class<p>Related …

Israel

"Kairos" claims over 2 MILLION Palestinians have been detained by Israel.

Kairos is the antisemitic Palestinian Christian organization that teaches supersessionism.<br>From Wafa:<br>A statement by Kairos Palestine, which describes …

Turkish army retaliates to attacks from YPG-controlled Syrian soil, 11 militants ‘neutralized’

The Turkish army has said it retaliated to rocket attacks from militants in area controlled by the Democratic Union Party/ People’s Protection Units/ …

Turkey

Israeli strike hits Hezbollah arms supply depot in Damascus - source

An Israeli strike on Thursday hit an arms supply hub operated by the Lebanese Hezbollah group near Damascus airport where regular supplies of weapons …

Syria

YPG, Turkish forces exchange fire on Syrian border

Author: Amberin Zaman<p>Turkey has vowed to continue attacks against the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) and its Syrian Kurdish franchise, the People’s …

Turkey

Farsnews

TEHRAN (FNA)- Field sources reported fierce infighting among ISIL terrorists in several districts and villages near Deir Ezzur city.<p>TEHRAN (FNA)- The …

Syria

Is Putin interfering in Iran’s presidential elections?

Conservative presidential candidate Ebrahim Raisi’s meeting with a visiting Russian official has raised debate on Moscow’s potential interference in …

Iran

Coptic Christians – Egypt's forsaken community

The latest attacks on Egyptian Copts was shocking, but hardly new. Copts face discrimination daily from their fellow countrymen and from the regime …

The Palestinian Authority is turning up the pressure on Hamas and cutting Gaza's electricity

GAZA (Reuters) - With the prospect looming of a Middle East peace initiative by a new U.S. administration more sympathetic to Israel, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has decided to turn the screw on the Hamas group that has kept Gaza out of his control for a decade.<p>Abbas's Western-backed …

Israel

Turkey says it wants permanent members of the UN Security Council to give up veto powers

<b>New Delhi:</b> In the face of India's bid for permanent membership of the UN Security Council, a senior Turkish official has said that his country wanted …

International Relations

Israel suggests it was behind Damascus airport blast

Intelligence minister appears to confirm that Syria explosion was Israeli strike on Hezbollah arms hub<p>An Israeli minister has appeared to confirm that Israel struck a Hezbollah arms supply hub in Syria on Thursday close to the airport in Damascus where weapons from Tehran are regularly sent by …

Syria

Raeisi pledges to fight poverty, unemployment as president

<b>Press TV- Iranian presidential candidate Ebrahim Raeisi outlines his plans to curb poverty and unemployment, which he describes as the root causes of</b> …

Iran

Palestinians hold mass strike in support of hunger-strikers

Public transportation halts, stores closed throughout West Bank and East Jerusalem in what an official describes as ‘unprecedented’ work stoppage

Hunger Strike