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EU SAYS ISRAELI SETTLEMENT IS ILLEGAL

BRUSSELS: The European Union asserted on Monday that Israeli settlement activity in Palestine was illegal under international law and eroded prospects for lasting peace. “The EU calls on Israel to end all settlement activity, in line with its obligations as an occupying power,” EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said …

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Rioting, insecurity will be dealt with decisively: Iran’s IRGC

TEHRAN: Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has issued a statement on the recent riots in some cities, which followed peaceful protests over government’s decision to raise fuel prices, warning that it will firmly deal with any measure aimed at sowing insecurity in the country. Commending the insight and smartness …

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Two Saudi soldiers killed in clashes with Yemeni army in border areas

SANA’A: Yemeni army soldiers and fighters from allied Popular Committees have killed at least two Saudi soldiers during separate attacks in the kingdom’s southwestern border regions as part of their retaliatory raids against the Riyadh regime’s deadly campaign against their crisis-hit country. Saudi Arabia’s Arabic-language al-Madina newspaper reported on Sunday …

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Israeli Enemy Admits Killing Gazan Family by Mistake

Palestinian human rights organizations along with the Gaza Bar Association have held a press conference at the site of the bombarded Sawarkah family home in the central Gaza Strip town of Deir al-Balah. Israeli enemy warplanes bombed the Sawarkah family home early Thursday morning, killing eight members of the same …

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FM Zarif congratulates Islamic Jihad head on new achievement against Israel

TEHRAN: The Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has held a phone conversation with the secretary-general of Palestinian Islamic Jihad Ziyad Al-Nakhalah. In a telephone conversation with Ziyad Al-Nakhalah, the secretary-general of Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) on Sunday, Foreign Minister Zarif condemned the latest Israeli regime’s aggression on Gaza. The …

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Iranian authorities shut down internet amid protests

TEHRAN: Authorities have restricted internet access in Iran, the semi-official ISNA news agency said on Sunday, after almost two days of nationwide protests triggered by a petrol price hike. “Access to the internet has been limited as of last night and for the next 24 hours,” an informed source at …

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Israel to grab more Palestinian land in West Bank

TEL AVIV: Israeli authorities have issued notices to seize thousands of square meters of private Palestinian land in the occupied West Bank. Ghassan Daghlas, a Palestinian Authority official in charge of monitoring Israel’s settlement expansion activities, said that hundreds of dunums of Palestinian land would be confiscated from the towns …

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Israeli forces tear-gas, arrest Palestinian journalists in occupied West Bank

JERUSALEM: Dozens of Palestinian journalists have suffered excessive tear gas inhalation after Israeli military forces attacked a peaceful sit-in staged in the northern sector of the occupied West Bank in solidarity with injured journalist Muaadh Amarneh. Local sources, requesting not to be named, told Palestine’s official Wafa news agency that …

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