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US continues to support
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Erdogan says US continues to support ‘terrorism’ in Syria

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday said that the United States continues to support “terrorism” in Syria, referring to Kurdish-led armed forces, adding that Turkey has no intention to grab Syrian territory. “It is the…
Injured In Afghanistan Mosque Blast
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Thirty-Three Dead and Dozens Injured In Afghanistan Mosque Blast

Thirty-three people are thought to have died in a blast at a mosque in Afghanistan's Kunduz province, according to the Taliban. Among the dead are children, according to Taliban spokesman Zabiullah Mujahid, while a further 43 people were injured…
Iran promises to continue developing peaceful nuclear programme
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Iran promises to continue developing peaceful nuclear programme

Top Iranian officials have promised to continue working on the peaceful use of the country’s nuclear programme as they unveiled several “achievements” during a ceremony in Tehran to mark its National Nuclear Technology Day. Saturday’s…
Pakistan PM Accuses United States
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Pakistan PM Accuses United States of Backing Move to Oust Him

Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday said the move to remove him was an attempt at regime change backed by the United States. Khan is facing a vote to oust him on Sunday. Khan told a group of foreign journalists that, “the move…
human rights
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UN special rapporteur on human rights calls Israel an apartheid state

The UN special rapporteur on human rights in occupied Palestine, Michael Lynk, has claimed that Israel’s discriminatory policies in the occupied Palestinian territories can be termed as apartheid. Several international groups, including Amnesty…
US over Vienna talks
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Iran FM: Tehran has offered initiatives to US over Vienna talks

Hossein Amirabdollahian, in a phone conversation with his Iraqi counterpart Fuad Hossein, said the parties to the negotiations are close to finalizing a deal. The Iranian foreign minister said the onus in now on the US side to show its alleged…
Iran nuclear deal
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Agreement on Iran nuclear deal neither imminent nor certain -U.S. State Dept

The U.S. State Department on Monday said that an agreement on the Iran nuclear deal is neither imminent nor certain and said that Washington is preparing equally for scenarios with and without a mutual return to the full implementation of the…
Biggest Humanitarian Crisis
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Afghanistan Is the Biggest Humanitarian Crisis, Not Ukraine

by : Ted Rall , LA Progressive Maybe it’s time to change the flag on your social-media avatar. To the extent that objective guideposts exist in international relations, the United States has no legal obligation to defend Ukraine.…
Nuclear Deal Talks
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Iran Says ‘Two Issues Remain’ on Nuclear Deal Talks

Iran’s foreign minister said on Wednesday that two issues remain with the United States in paused negotiations to restore the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers. “We had four issues as our red lines,” but “two issues…
mediate between Palestine, Israel
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Turkey could mediate between Palestine, Israel: FM Malki

Turkey can serve as a mediator and host an international peace conference for the conflict between Palestine and Israel, Palestinian Foreign Minister Riad Malki said in an interview published on Monday. Speaking to Anadolu Agency (AA) on…