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Unarmed Palestinian man shot dead by police in Jerusalem

Unarmed Palestinian man shot dead by police in Jerusalem

An unarmed Palestinian man has been shot and killed by police at one of the entrances...

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Death of 14-year-old Iranian girl in so-called 'honor killing' sparks outrage

Death of 14-year-old Iranian girl in so-called 'honor killing'...

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has called for new protections for women after...

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A 'city' for online shopping is being built in Dubai

A 'city' for online shopping is being built in Dubai

"Dubai Commercity" is a free trade zone for e-commerce that aims to be a hub for...

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Iran naval exercise accident kills 19 sailors

Iran naval exercise accident kills 19 sailors

A naval accident during an Iranian military drill in the Gulf of Oman killed 19...

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UAE's Hope Probe prepares for launch to Mars

UAE's Hope Probe prepares for launch to Mars

The UAE is set to launch a mission to Mars, with a probe it hopes can help unlock...

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Abu Dhabi bets on virtual events to revive tourism

Abu Dhabi bets on virtual events to revive tourism

Abu Dhabi welcomed more than 11 million tourists in 2019. Now that travel restrictions...

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Netanyahu defiant as he arrives for start of trial

Netanyahu defiant as he arrives for start of trial

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu arrived in Jerusalem's District Court...

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Chinese ambassador to Israel is found dead in his home

Chinese ambassador to Israel is found dead in his home

China's Ambassador to Israel, Du Wei, was found dead inside his official residence...

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Khashoggi's children 'pardon' their father's killers, sparing them the death penalty

Khashoggi's children 'pardon' their father's killers, sparing...

The children of slain Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi have publicly forgiven their...

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Keeping shoppers safe at one of the world's busiest malls

Keeping shoppers safe at one of the world's busiest malls

As shopping malls around the world are beginning to reopen, how is one the world's...

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As coronavirus sweeps the Gulf, its desperate migrant workers are stuck in limbo

As coronavirus sweeps the Gulf, its desperate migrant workers...

Hundreds of thousands of migrant workers are stranded in Gulf Arab countries with...

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How a Lebanese city was pushed over the edge by coronavirus

How a Lebanese city was pushed over the edge by coronavirus

Nightly confrontations between protesters and the army have rocked Lebanon's northern...

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75% of Lebanon needs aid after coronavirus, and hungry protesters are back on the streets

75% of Lebanon needs aid after coronavirus, and hungry...

Cash-strapped Lebanon is facing growing turmoil after the fallout from the coronavirus...

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Photos show Israelis protesting against Netanyahu, two meters apart

Photos show Israelis protesting against Netanyahu, two...

Spaced out evenly across an open space in the heart of Tel Aviv, Israelis protested...

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Saudi Arabia stops death penalty for people who committed crimes as minors

Saudi Arabia stops death penalty for people who committed...

Saudi Arabia is abolishing the death penalty for people who committed crimes as...

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Germany opens landmark trial of Syrian regime officers accused of crimes against humanity

Germany opens landmark trial of Syrian regime officers...

A landmark trial of a high-ranking Syrian regime intelligence officer, accused of...