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  1. Fighter jet shot down over Libya's Benghazi

    MiG-23 fighter jet from Khalifa Haftar's forces shot down after being targeted by 'extremist militias' as it carried out raids on jihadist…
  2. Israel PM says Middle East peace conference 'futile'

    Benjamin Netanyahu says international conference in Paris looking to reignite peace process is 'among the last spasms of yesterday's…
  3. Clashes near Damascus after negotiator's killing

    Heavy clashes between regime, rebel forces near Wadi Barada after official who negotiated deal to restore Damascus water was shot,…
  4. Bahrain executes three Shiites over police killings

    Three Shiite men found guilty of killing three policemen executed before firing squad as protests break out in Shiite…
  5. Spanish King in Saudi as warship sale mooted

    Spanish media link King Felipe VI's trip to Riyadh withmuch anticipated deal to sell Spanish warships for estimated $2.1…
  6. The Obama Administration’s Last-minute Stand with the Palestinians ـ

    Under Trump’s designated envoy to Israel, David Friedman, US embassy will move from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, notes Rashmee Roshan L…
  7. Civilians killed in Syria air strikes

    8 people killed in air strikes on area where former Al-Qaeda affiliate Fateh al-Sham has a strong…
  8. Saudi Arabia cleric warns of cultural 'depravity'

    Grand Mufti Abdulaziz al-Sheikh says music concerts, cinemas are 'imported to change our culture' and could corrupt morals in…
  9. Thousands mark Jesus baptism at historic Jordan site

    Thousands of Catholic Christians attend special mass at the Jordan River, in annual pilgrimage to the site where many believe Jesus was…
  10. Palestinians turn to Putin for help against US embassy move

    President Abbas urges Putin tointervene in latest part of campaign against Trump’s pledge to move US embassyfrom Tel Aviv to J…
  11. Workers enter rebel area to restore Damascus water

    Government workers enter area previously held by rebels to begin restoring mains water from Ain al-Fijeh spring to millions in Syria's…
  12. Turkey says Russia accord will prevent Syria clashes

    Coordination efforts have intensified since relations were strained by shooting down of Russian warplane over Syria by Turkish forces in…
  13. Greece says no Cyprus solution unless Turkish ‘occupation’ ends

    Greek FM insists no solution insight to Cyprus division unless Turkish troops withdraw from island, butErdogan rules it…
  14. Morocco king to travel to Ethiopia for AU summit

    King Mohammed VI will attend January 30 African Union summit, as Morocco pushes bid to rejoin bloc after three…
  15. Russia agrees US should be involved in Syria talks

    Turkish FM: The United States should be definitely invited, and that is what we agreed with…
  16. US to ease some sanctions against Sudan

    Washington is set to announce that it will lift some US sanctions on trade, investment against Sudan for efforts to help fight…
  17. Will Trump Shred the Iran Nuclear Deal? ـ

    Unlike former President Barack Obama, Trump loves drama. But the JCPOA runs 159 pages, so he can’t literally tear it up on live television as part of his performance, observes Rajan M…