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Sudanese call for renewed protests to pressure militarySudanese activists are calling for nationwide protests to press the military to hand over power to a civilian authority after the overthrow of President Omar al-Bashir earlier this month
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After IS fall, some women who joined plead to come homeTens of thousands of women, children from Islamic State group packed and under guard in camps in northern Syria
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Iranian parliament labels entire US military as terroristIranian media say parliament approves bill that labels all US military forces as terrorist
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After IS fall, some women who joined plead to come homeAfter IS's fall, tens of thousands of women and children from militant group packed in camps in northern Syria
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Sudan's army says holding talks with all political forcesSudan's military rulers say they are communicating with all political forces to name a prime minister and form a civilian government "as soon as possible."
The Associated Press13 hours ago
Egypt polls close after 3-day vote to extend el-Sissi's ruleEgyptians have voted for a third and final day on constitutional amendments that would allow President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi to remain in office until 2030
The Associated Press14 hours ago
Syria says it will allow Qatar Airways to use its airspaceSyria's transport minister says Qatar Airways request to fly through Syrian airspace has been approved
The Associated Press15 hours ago
Israeli teen who fell to death in Yosemite was taking photoAuthorities say an Israeli teenager was trying to take a photograph while dangling from a ledge when he fell hundreds of feet to his death at an iconic waterfall in California's Yosemite National Park
The Associated Press13 hours ago
Israel to honor Pittsburgh Jewish leader after deadly attackIsrael has announced it will honor the head of the Pittsburgh Jewish community during next month's Independence Day celebrations
The Associated Press15 hours ago
Report: Over 4,300 vacate Syria displaced campSyrian state media is reporting that more than 4,300 residents of a remote displaced people's camp near the border with Jordan have returned to government-controlled areas over the last month
The Associated Press15 hours ago
Jerusalem says it will "fix" bigoted fliers found in schoolsThe Jerusalem municipality says it will "fix" a wave of fliers that have appeared in Jerusalem kindergartens forbidding entrance to "minorities," using a Hebrew term considered code for Arabs
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In this Thursday, April 18, 2019 photo, Amal al-Zein, an activist who was detained under former Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, attends a protest in Khartoum, Sudan. Khartoum, Sudan. Al-Bashir, driven from power in April 2019, and now languishing in a prison where his opponents were once jailed and tortured, is more vulnerable than ever to a decade-old international arrest warrant for war crimes committed in Darfur. But the military, which forced him from power after four months of mass protests, has said it will not extradite him to the International Criminal Court at the Hague, and even many opponents including al-Zein have said they prefer he be tried in Sudan. (AP Photos/Salih Basheer)
Darfur justice could prove elusive despite al-Bashir's fallJustice for Darfur victims could prove elusive, even with Sudan's al-Bashir behind bars
The Associated Press18 hours ago
Iran announces joint border security force with PakistanIran's president says a new joint security force will be formed with Pakistan to combat militants based along the two countries' shared border
The Associated Press19 hours ago
In this Thursday, Apri 18, 2019 photo, an Israeli soldier points his pistol at a group of Palestinians gathering around a wounded Osama Hajahjeh, 16, near the village of Tekoa, West Bank. Hajahjeh said was shot in his legs last week by Israeli soldiers while he was handcuffed and blindfolded, shortly after being arrested. The military said it was investigating the incident, which it said occurred as Palestinian youths were throwing stones at Israeli soldiers. (AP Photo/Mustafa Allbadan)
Israeli troops accused of shooting handcuffed PalestinianPalestinian teen says Israeli troops shot him in both legs while he was handcuffed, blindfolded and was trying to run away
The Associated Press19 hours ago
Qatar opens Gaza artificial limb, rehab center after delaysQatar opened the first prosthetic hospital and a disability rehab center in the Gaza Strip on Monday, overcoming obstacles that delayed the much-needed project in the beleaguered Palestinian enclave
The Associated Press20 hours ago
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