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Israel’s Supreme Court Orders Demolition of Palestinian Village in West Bank

Israel’s Supreme Court Orders Demolition of Palestinian Village in West Bank

🕔15:17, 25.May 2018

Critics have denounced the ruling saying that the decision, which will devastate a community of some 35 families belonging to the Jahalin Bedouin tribe, is another example of the Israel’s policy of ethnic cleansing.

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Iran Demands EU Guarantee As Diplomats Meet in Vienna

Iran Demands EU Guarantee As Diplomats Meet in Vienna

🕔11:19, 25.May 2018

The US is no longer viewed by us and other signatories as a member of the JCPOA and we will see in our Joint Commission meetings how the JCPOA can survive without America. The Europeans must specifically tell us how they can guarantee Iran’s interests in the deal in the absence of the US and its re-imposition of sanctions,” Iran’s top nuclear negotiator Abbas Araqchi said.

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Putin: EU Failure On Iran to Have ‘Deplorable’ Outcome

Putin: EU Failure On Iran to Have ‘Deplorable’ Outcome

🕔08:37, 25.May 2018

“Our position – the position of Russia – is well known. We believe the deal must be preserved,” Vladimir Putin told reporters of the Joint Comprehensive Plan Of Action (JCPOA), signed between Iran and six major world powers– the US, the UK, France, China, Russia and Germany.

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US War Planes Bomb Syrian Army Bases in Dayr al-Zawr

US War Planes Bomb Syrian Army Bases in Dayr al-Zawr

🕔15:06, 24.May 2018

“Some of our military positions between Albu Kamal and Hmeimeh were hit this morning in an aggression by American coalition warplanes,” the Syrian official news agency, SANA, quoted a military source as saying on early Thursday.

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Kim Jong Un, Donald Trump Meeting Now Cancelled

Kim Jong Un, Donald Trump Meeting Now Cancelled

🕔14:26, 24.May 2018

‘You talk about your nuclear capabilities, but ours are so massive and powerful that I pray to God they never have to be used,’ Trump wrote in an open letter to Kim, shortly after North Korea announced it had destroyed its nuclear test site.

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North Korea Officially Demolishes Its Nuclear Test Site

North Korea Officially Demolishes Its Nuclear Test Site

🕔14:04, 24.May 2018

Punggye-ri has been the staging ground for all six of the North’s nuclear tests, including its latest and by far most powerful one in September last year, which Pyongyang said was an H-bomb.

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Kenya Seeks Russia’s Help to Recognise Al-Shabab as ‘Global Threat’

Kenya Seeks Russia’s Help to Recognise Al-Shabab as ‘Global Threat’

🕔10:57, 23.May 2018

Al-Shabab has been staging numerous attacks in Somalia and in the nearby countries.

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Syrian Militants’ Depots With NATO Weapons Discovered By Russia

Syrian Militants’ Depots With NATO Weapons Discovered By Russia

🕔08:06, 23.May 2018

“We are in the Zaafarana settlement in the province of Homs at an al-Nusra Front terror group [also known as Jabhat Fatah al Sham, outlawed in Russia] observation point. We can see here a large number of gas masks, weapons produced abroad, for example, TOW-2 anti-tank guided missiles. The facilities are very well-equipped,” the center’s representative Andrey Nekipelov said.

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Assad Forces Finally Capture Damascus From Islamic State

Assad Forces Finally Capture Damascus From Islamic State

🕔12:05, 22.May 2018

Syrian troops and their allies are expected to turn their attention to opposition-held parts of southern Syria, including Daraa province, in a push that could bring allied Iranian forces even closer to the increasingly tense frontier with Israel.

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Angry North Korean Media Step Up Rhetorical Attacks on South Korea, US

Angry North Korean Media Step Up Rhetorical Attacks on South Korea, US

🕔11:58, 22.May 2018

An article lashed out at South Korean authorities for allowing defectors to send anti-North Korea leaflets across their border.

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What a ‘Military Nightmare’ For Any Army to Invade Russia – Swedish Newspaper Svenska Dagbladet Says

What a ‘Military Nightmare’ For Any Army to Invade Russia – Swedish Newspaper Svenska Dagbladet Says

🕔11:34, 21.May 2018

The conclusions made by Svenska Dagbladet are backed by Russian history itself, as the country has never been conquered since the creation of a centralized state in Russia in the early 15th century.

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Portuguese Director Rodrigues Quits Israel Festival Over Gaza

Portuguese Director Rodrigues Quits Israel Festival Over Gaza

🕔09:43, 21.May 2018

The annual Israel Festival, which hosts Israeli and international performers, said it was disappointed by Tiago Rodrigues’ decision.

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Islamic State Now Surrendering in Syria’s Damascus

Islamic State Now Surrendering in Syria’s Damascus

🕔12:06, 20.May 2018

Islamic State has been driven from virtually all the territory it once controlled in Syria and neighboring Iraq, but is still present in remote areas along the border.

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Moqtada Sadr Wins Election In Iraq

Moqtada Sadr Wins Election In Iraq

🕔08:52, 19.May 2018

The final results of Iraq’s elections confirmed Saturday a breakthrough for nationalist cleric Moqtada Sadr, who was in the lead, ahead of internationally favoured prime minister Haider al-Abadi.

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China Lands Strategic Bomber On South China Sea, U.S. Gets Angry

China Lands Strategic Bomber On South China Sea, U.S. Gets Angry

🕔07:59, 19.May 2018

China angers US after landing planes, including H-6K bomber, on a South China Sea reef. The Pentagon condemned the military activity as ‘raising tensions and destabilising the region’.

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