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At Virtual Summit, World Leaders Pledge $298 Million In Aid To Lebanon
International leaders at a virtual summit Sunday pledged $298 million in aid to help Lebanon in the aftermath of the catastrophic blast that killed at… READ MORE
Lebanese vent fury at leaders over blast as Macron visits
BEIRUT (AP) — Residents of Beirut vented their fury at Lebanon’s leaders Thursday during a visit by French President Emmanuel Macron, blaming them for the… READ MORE
Israel not involved in Beirut blast, Israeli official says
JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel has nothing to do with a huge explosion at the Beirut port area on Tuesday, an Israeli official said.
“Israel has… READ MORE
Israel hits squad that placed explosives along Syria frontier, army says
JERUSALEM (Reuters) – The Israeli army on Monday said it targeted a group of four people who had planted explosives along the border fence with… READ MORE
Hong Kong’s legislative council election will be postponed by a year, the city’s leader Carrie Lam announced Friday amid a new surge in coronavirus cases.… READ MORE
Belarus says Russian mercenaries arrested ahead of presidential election
Belarusian authorities said they have detained dozens of Russian private military contractors days before Belarus’s presidential vote, in a sign of escalating tensions between the… READ MORE
Spain slams UK, Germany for advising tourists to stay away
MADRID/LONDON/BERLIN (Reuters) – Spain reacted angrily on Tuesday to recommendations from Britain and Germany that their citizens avoid its islands and beaches because of an… READ MORE
Why did a Four Star General land in Israel during a pandemic?
It’s not every day that the chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff lands in Israel. It’s even rarer for such a visit to… READ MORE
Palestinian foreign minister claims the Jews control Apple and Google
Palestinian Authority Foreign Minister Riyad al-Maliki claimed in a recent interview that Jews controlled the giant tech companies Apple and Google.
Appearing on Palestine TV… READ MORE
Bruno Dey: Former Nazi guard found guilty over mass murder at Stutthof Camp
A 93-year-old former Nazi SS concentration camp guard has been found guilty of complicity in the murder of more than 5,000 prisoners.
Bruno Dey was… READ MORE