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Bernie Sanders demands $1bn in Gaza aid for yes vote in Israel’s Iron Dome bill

Giving Israel an extra $1 billion in emergency funding would be "unconscionable" and "irresponsible", US Senator Bernie Sanders has said in a letter to Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, prior to a vote over the $1 billion emergency funding…
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U.S. lifts sanctions against two Iranian companies

The Biden administration on Friday announced that it's lifting sanctions against two Iranian companies.The Treasury Department removed Mammut Industries and its subsidiary, Mammut Diesel, from its Specially Designated Nationals list.The Trump…
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Saudi-led coalition continues hijacking Yemen oil amid UN silence: Official

The head of Yemen’s Oil Company says the Saudi-led coalition that has been invading the impoverished country continues to impound Yemen-bound oil tankers amid the United Nations’ silence on the piracy.Speaking on Thursday, Ammar al-Azra’i…
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Iran Tops Agenda as Lapid Prepares to Meet With Biden Administration Officials

Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid is expected to travel to Washington, DC, next week to meet with senior Biden administration officials.According to Axios, Lapid is expected to meet with Vice President Kamala Harris, US Secretary of State…
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ISIS Bomber Kills Dozens at Shiite Mosque in Northern Afghanistan

ISIS Bomber Kills Dozens at Shiite Mosque in Northern AfghanistanThe Islamic State Khorasan claimed responsibility for the attack in Kunduz, continuing its campaign of predation against the Hazara Shiite minority into a new era of Taliban rule.An…
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US, Pakistani officials hold talks over Afghanistan

US Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman has met Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi in Islamabad to discuss bilateral ties, regional peace and the way forward in Afghanistan under Taliban rule.A statement from the Pakistan…