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Two Saudi nationals close to Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman are being targeted by Turkish prosecutors

Saudi Arabia slams US Senate vote as 'interference'

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A handout picture released by the official Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) on December 16, 2018 shows Syrian President Bashar al-Assad (L) receiving his Sudanese counterpart Omar al-Bashir upon his arrival at the airport in the Syrian capital Damascus

Sudan's Bashir visits Damascus, meets Assad: Syrian presidency

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A picture taken on November 8, 2017 shows a general view of construction work in Gilo, a Jewish settlement in the mainly Palestinian eastern sector of Jerusalem

Israeli ministers advance bill to legalize 66 West Bank outposts

On Sunday a melee erupted between the different authorities in the West Bank amid a violent settler riot

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Hundreds of thousands of Palestinians gather in center of Gaza for rally celebrating Hamas 31st Anniversary

Sea of green: 500,000 Palestinians gather in Gaza for Hamas anniversary rally

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President Reuven Rivlin with GOC IDF Northern Command at northern border, 16 December 2018

Rivlin tours Lebanese border as IDF exposes fourth Hezbollah tunnel

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Once a famous landmark, Mosul's Great Mosque of Al-Nuri has been reduced to a pile of rubble

Iraq lays cornerstone to rebuild iconic Mosul mosque

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A handout picture released by the Turkish Presidential Palace Press Office shows Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (L) posing with US President Donald Trump during the G20 summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on December 1, 2018

Trump to Erdogan: Washington is working to extradite Gulen

Erdogan accuses Gulen of orchestrating a 2016 coup to oust him from power

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Jamal Khashoggi is the first person to be chosen posthumously for the prestigious cover

UN calls for 'credible' probe into Khashoggi murder

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Kurdish-led fighters of the Syrian Democratic Forces gather with US-led coalition troops at their operations room outside the Islamic State group enclave of Hajin in eastern Syria on September 14, 2018

US-led coalition says it destroyed IS site in Syrian mosque

Kurdish-dominated SDF mop up remnants of Islamic State, get ready for potential confrontation with Turkey.

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UN chief Antonio Guterres announced the Yemen government and Huthi rebels had agreed a ceasefire for the key port of Hodeida

Air strikes, clashes in Yemen's Hodeida despite ceasefire: pro-govt sources

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Over the past 15 months, experts have cleaned and repaired surviving fragments of the 12th century masterworks

Bethlehem church mosaics sparkle in time for Christmas

Due to disagreements between three faiths responsible for the site, building had gone unrepaired since 1850s

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Bahrain's Foreign Minister Sheikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al-Khalifa on October 27, 2018

Bahrain FM downplays Australia recognition of west Jerusalem as Israel's capital

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Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said a search at the Saudi consul's residence had not taken place as family members were still present but should now go ahead

Turkey won't 'give up' on Khashoggi murder probe: minister

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Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif speaks at the Doha Forum in the Qatari capital on December 15, 2018

US sanctions won't change Iran policies says FM

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Des hommes portent un cerceuil dans la ville portuaire de Hodeida, au Yémen, le 10 décembre 2018

Yemenis fear collapse of UN-backed ceasefire accord

The UN says the conflict has killed some 10,000 people and brought 14 million to the brink of famine

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Jordanian protesters in the capital Amman, on December 13, 2018, during a demonstration against a government tax hike

Jordan arrests 17 protesters against fiscal reform

Demonstrations show popular tensions remain after week of unrest in June.

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Palestinian protesters run from teargas fired by Israeli troops during a protest at the Gaza Strip's border with Israel, east of Gaza City, Friday, Aug. 31, 2018.

Palestinian killed by Israeli fire in West Bank clash, 60 injured in Gaza clash

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A handout picture released by the Turkish Presidential Palace Press Office shows Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (L) posing with US President Donald Trump during the G20 summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on December 1, 2018

Erdogan, Trump to 'coordinate' as Turkey prepares attack on US ally in Syria

Washington's Kurdish ally, which Turkey considers terrorists, just won a crucial victory against ISIS

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Hamas militants in Gaza, July 25 2017

EU court rejects Hamas appeal over terror listing

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Palestinians throw rocks as Israeli soldiers conduct a search for suspects of a shooting attack in the West Bank City of Ramallah, Monday, Dec. 10, 2018

Israel continues West Bank manhunt, prepares for unrest on Hamas anniversary

Thousands protested outside the prime minister's office calling for Netanyahu's resignation

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US-backed forces retake IS hub in east Syria: monitor

The last IS fighters on Thursday were confined to a network of tunnels and the edges of Hajin

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Israeli forces in the West Bank have been on high alert since Sunday evening, when seven Israelis were wounded in a shooting at the entrance to a West Bank settlement

Israeli forces block Palestinian city of Ramallah as W. Bank violence continues

Tensions run high in the West Bank after copycat shooting attack kills 2 soldiers, injurs 2 in Israeli outpost

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Yemen's warring parties are in the rural Swedish village of Rimbofor UN-brokered talks, now in their seventh day, seeking agreement on key issues including a cessation of hostilities in Hodeida port, the main entry point for imported food and aid

UN chief announces ceasefire for key Yemen port at peace talks

New round of talks expected to take place at the end of January, as parties make major advances towards peace.

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Israeli forces and forensic experts inspect the site of a gun attack at Asaf Junction in the West Bank on December 13, 2018

Two Israelis killed in West Bank shooting in suspected copycat attack

It is the second of its kind this week, after an earlier attack left a newborn baby dead and seven injured