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Yemeni FM Welcomes Iran’s Peace Initiative, Says It Can Resolve Crisis

Yemeni Foreign Minister Hisham Sharaf Abdullah has praised the Iranian peace initiative, saying that the plan puts forward an effective solution to the ongoing conflict in the war-ravaged country. “The Iranian initiative offers a solution,…
U.S. Sanctions on Iran
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China Reaffirms Opposition to U.S. Sanctions on Iran

China reaffirmed its opposition to unilateral sanctions by the United States against Iran at a meeting between Foreign Minister unilateral sanctions and his Iranian counterpart, while backing efforts to revive a 2015 nuclear deal between major…
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Biden Plans U.N. Showdown if Russia Invades Ukraineanti

The Biden administration is planning for a high-profile public showdown with Russia at the United Nations Security Council if Moscow intervenes in Ukraine. There is little concrete the United States can do at the U.N. to compel Russia, which…
Shocking Humanitarian Crisis
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Afghanistan in Freefall: Deadly U.S. Sanctions Blamed for Shocking Humanitarian Crisis

As Afghanistan faces a dire humanitarian crisis, we look at how more Afghans may die from U.S. sanctions than at the hands of the Taliban. The U.S.'s attempts to block support for the new de facto government have prevented vital funding from…
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A New Wave of Actors; Mark Ruffalo, Jim Jarmusch, and More Defend Emma Watson’s Support for Palestine

Emma Watson attracted significant attention last week for wading into the debate about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict online. A controversial Instagram post from the “Harry Potter” star expressed solidarity with the Palestinian people,…
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Israel’s new secret document still fails to tie Palestinian NGOs to ‘terrorism’

For the better part of the last year, the Israeli government has been on a mission to convince European countries that six of the most prominent Palestinian civil society organizations are actually a front for terrorism. Yet despite its efforts,…
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Iran blasts U.S. failure to shut down 20-year Guantanamo Bay detention camp in Cuba

Iran's top human rights official on Thursday slammed the United States for failing to honor its promises to close down Guantanamo Bay detention camp, 20 years after the infamous prison was established in Cuba. "January 11 marked 20 years…
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Bennett discusses Iran nuclear talks with Putin

Israel Prime Minister Naftali Bennett, during a phone call with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday talked about the ongoing negotiations between world powers and Iran continue in Vienna. The two discussed a number of issues, particularly…
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US veterans getting brain cancer and struggling to get benefits: Report

The US military adventures in Iraq and Afghanistan inflicted untold misery on people in these countries, while also causing traumatic brain injuries and post-traumatic stress disorder to American soldiers. According to a joint investigation by…
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UN chief warns millions of Afghans are on ‘verge of death’

The United Nations chief has warned that millions of Afghans are on the “verge of death”, urging the international community to fund the UN’s $5bn humanitarian appeal, release Afghanistan’s frozen assets and jump-start its banking system…