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Trump Says There Is No Policy to Separate Migrant Family Members

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Amid growing public backlash for separating migrant parents from their children at the U.S.-Mexico border, the Trump administration said it has no such policy.

Van Hits Pedestrians, One Person Dead in Netherlands

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A van has rammed into pedestrians near a concert event in the southern Netherlands, killing one person and wounding three others.

Tunisia Players Earn Nabil Maaloul Praise Despite Defeat to England

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Tunisia Nabil Maaloul is encouraged by his players’ performance despite losing 2-1 to England in their World Cup opener.The Africans were heading to share the points with the Three Lions after Ferjani Sassi’s 35th minute penalty had erased…

UNHCR Urges US to End Policy of Forcibly Separating Children of Undocumented Immigrants

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The U.N. human rights chief on Monday urged the U.S. administration to end its policy of forcibly separating the children of undocumented immigrants from their parents.

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Fekir's Agent Gives Liverpool Hope After Failed Transfer

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The agent of Lyon star Nabil Fekir has suggested there may be hope yet for Liverpool after the playmaker's transfer to Anfield collapsed.Fekir had appeared set to join Jurgen Klopp's Champions League finalists after agreeing a £60 million …

Saudi Arabia Drags Geopolitics on to World Cup Pitch

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With politics a permanent fixture, Saudi Arabia is playing in the World Cup finals for the first time in more than a decade at a moment that the kingdom is vying for enhanced influence in global and regional governance of the sport.

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Palestinian Youth Killed by Israeli Troops Near Gaza-Israel Security Fence

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A Palestinian youth was killed Monday by Israeli troops near the Gaza-Israel security fence, according to the Palestinian Health Ministry.

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France Prevents Two Boats from Gaza Strip From Docking in Seine River

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Police in France have prevented two boats from a Gaza Strip-bound flotilla from docking in Seine River, despite subjecting the vessels to extensive searches in advance.

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Egyptian Actor Maher Issam Dies at 39, Did Egypt's World Cup Soccer Match Kill Him?

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Egyptian actress Maher Issam, died at the age 38, Sunday morning, the 17th of May due to a severe brain bleed at "Dar Al Fouad" (Al Fouad House) hospital in the Sixth of October city.

After Three-Day Eid Truce, Violence Returns to Afghanistan

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Violence returned to Afghanistan on Monday after a three-day Eid truce killing at least seven security personnel in various Taliban attacks, officials and local media confirmed.

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Libyan Army Arrested Osama Bin Laden’s Former Driver

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The Libyan National Army has reached the last pockets of extremist resistance against LNA forces in the eastern city of Derna, arresting Osama bin Laden’s former driver Soufian bin Qamou, informed sources said.

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Angela Merkel Faces 'Destiny Day' in Bitter Row over Immigration

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Angela Merkel is facing 'destiny day' in a bitter row over immigration that could see her 13-year rule of Germany come to an abrupt end within days.

Israeli Warplanes Strike Nine Hamas Positions in Gaza Strip

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Israeli warplanes early Monday struck nine Hamas positions in the blockaded Gaza Strip, according to Israeli military sources.

Fifi Abdo, Lamees Al Hadidi and More in Russia to Support Egyptian Soccer Team

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Bellydancer and Actress Fifi Abdo and TV anchor Lamees Al Hadidi travelled along with other Egyptian media personalities and artists to Saint Petersburg early today to support the Egyptian soccer team in the upcoming soccer match against…

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Bitcoin Could Break the Internet, Central Bank Overseer Says

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The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) has told the cryptocurrency world it is not ready for prime time, and as far as mainstream financial services go, may never be.

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Uber Launches ‘Masaruky’ Registration Job Portal for Saudi Women

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Uber announced Sunday rolling out a new registration portal for Saudi women.

UAE Is Leading the Region in Alcohol Consumption

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The World Health Organization report said that the UAE leads the region in consumption of alcohol. Dubai decided to start taking measures to decrease the consumption rate of alcoholic beverages to promote a healthier environment.

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UN Push for Deal with Houthi Militias to Cede Control of Red Sea Port

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U.N. special envoy to Yemen Martin Griffiths continued his talks in Yemen’s Sanaa on Sunday to push for a deal with Houthi militias to cede control of the Red Sea port of Hodeidah to a U.N.-supervised committee, amid leaks that the militia…

UN Special Envoy for Syria Seeks 'Common Ground' on Regional Crisis

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U.N. Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura will kick off on Monday a tough two-week process to bridge the gap between the three “guarantor” states of the Astana process - Russia, Turkey and Iran - and the U.S.-led group of six which…

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Palestinians Fires Three Rockets Towards Israel after Warplanes Bomb Areas of Gaza Strip

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Palestinians have fired three rockets towards Israel after warplanes bombed parts of the besieged Gaza Strip early Monday in an escalation which prompted warnings of a new war.

Sunday, Jun 17

Houthi Rebels Refuse Saudi Allegations of Controlling Hodeida Airport

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Yemen's Houthi rebels have denied claims that Saudi-led coalition forces seized Hodeida airport on Saturday, as fighting intensifies around the port city. The internationally-recognised Yemen government claimed its fighters had entirely…

Qatar, Jordan to Restore Full Diplomatic Relations

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Full diplomatic relations between Qatar and Jordan could soon be restored, as sources close to political decision-making circles in Amman revealed that an "imminent sovereign decision will be issued pointing to the return of diplomatic…

Turkey Votes in Presidential, Parliamentary Elections

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Turkish expatriates in several Middle Eastern countries cast ballots on Saturday in presidential and parliamentary polls that will be held in Turkey on June 24.

Afghanistan Blast Leaves 25 Killed Amid Truce

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At least 25 people were killed in an explosion in eastern Nangarhar province on Saturday that crushed the spirit of goodwill and hope for peace in the country that was observing the second day of cease-fire between the government and the…

Saturday, Jun 16

FIFA Probing Empty Seats for Uruguay-Egypt World Cup Duel

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FIFA has launched an investigation to determine why there were thousands of empty seats for the World Cup match between Egypt and Uruguay in Yekaterinburg on Friday.

Extremely Busty Rihanna in Sexy Leather Mini Dress with Kooky Edge

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She is currently promoting star-studded all-female film Ocean's 8 in the UK.

US Ambassador to Canada Receives Death Threat

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U.S. Ambassador to Canada Kelly Knight Craft received a death threat and suspicious white powder in an envelope mailed to her Ottawa residence, Canadian media reported Friday.

Denmark Orders Compensation for Civilians Tortured During US-Led War on Iraq

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A Danish court has ordered the government to compensate the civilians tortured in an operation during the U.S.-led war on Iraq.

Friday, Jun 15

Egypt: Al-Sisi Names Mohamed Zaki as New Defense Minister

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Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Thursday appointed Mohamed Zaki, commander of the country’s Republican Guard, as defense minister, replacing Sedki Sobhi, who was abruptly sacked earlier the same day.

Israeli UAV Strikes Gaza during 'March of Return' Protests

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Israel's unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) on Thursday struck an empty plot in Gaza, where Palestinians gather for the Great March of Return rallies, according to Anadolu Agency reporters on the ground.

Merkel Calls on EU Members to Take Unified Approach to Refugee Crisis

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel has called on the European Union (EU)’s member countries to overcome their differences and take a unified approach to the bloc’s refugee crisis.

Pakistan Court Bans EX-Military Ruler Pervez Musharraf from Upcoming Elections

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The Supreme Court on Thursday barred the country’s former military ruler, Pervez Musharraf, from contesting the upcoming elections after the retired general failed to appear for a court hearing, according to local media reports.

Thursday, Jun 14

Japan Ready to Hold Talks with North Korea

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Japan was ready to hold talks with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un, days after the landmark meeting between US President Donald Trump and leader of the isolated country.Efforts are underway to arrange a meeting between Japanese Prime Minister…

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Plans to Leave White House by Year End

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White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders is planning to leave the Donald Trump administration by the end of the year, according to a new report.

PM Razzaz Forms Jordanian Government

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Prime Minister Omar Razzaz and members of his Cabinet were sworn in on Thursday before His Majesty King Abdullah.

Walid Jumblatt's Progressive Socialist is also Against Lebanese Naturalization

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The Progressive Socialist Party Thursday submitted an appeal to the Constitutional Council contesting the controversial naturalization decree.