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  1. Erekat on final meeting with Kushner: He shouted, warned 'Don't threaten me'Read the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | The Times of Israel

    Senior Adviser to the President of the United States Jared Kushner, is pictured before being decorated with the Mexican Order of the Aztec Eagle by Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto in Buenos Aires, on November 30, 2018, in the sidelines of the G20 Leaders' Summit. Top Palestinian Authority official Saeb Erekat has described his combative last meeting with US President Donald Trump's son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner, before Washington announced it was recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital in December of last year.

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  2. Elaf Group Organizes International Roadshows to Boost Saudi Arabia's TourismRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Al Bawaba

    Elaf Group recently organized a series of promotional tours to several countries recently as part of its commitment to support Saudi Arabia's efforts to increase tourism in the country, which aims to attract more than 30 million pilgrims by 2030. During the tours, Elaf showcased a wide range of services and tourism programs especially in the field of tourism for religious purposes and highlighted the various tourism attractions in the Kingdom.

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  3. Tzipi Hotovely pushes for Georgia to move embassy to JerusalemRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    Dear Reader, As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going.

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  4. US praises Pakistan for promoting Afghan talksRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Washington, Dec 17 : The US has said that it welcomes Pakistans efforts to promote peace talks between the Afghan government and the Taliban, a media report said on Monday. The acknowledgement on Sunday came a day after Prime Minister Imran Khan announced that Pakistan had arranged another round of talks between the US and Taliban officials but he did not say when and where, the Dawn report said.

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  5. Azerbaijan, Turkey ink protocol on int'l road transportRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Trend

    The Azerbaijani-Turkish joint commission on international road transport held its next meeting in Izmir, Trend reports referring to the Ministry of Transport, Communications and High Technologies of Azerbaijan. The purpose of the meeting was to further develop cooperation between Azerbaijan and Turkey in the field of international road transport, as well as the implementation of the requirements of bilateral agreements concluded between the two countries.

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  6. U.S. trying to avenge defeat at the United NationsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Tehran Times

    The U.S. House of Representatives and Senate approved a new draft law against leaders of Hamas and Hezbollah. Approval of the draft law follows the recent failure of the United States to condemn Hamas.

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  7. Jerusalem decision 'careful': FrydenbergRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Mercury

    As the international community responds to Australia's decision to recognise West Jerusalem, a senior government minister defends the move. Treasurer Josh Frydenberg has defended the government's decision to recognise West Jerusalem as Israel's capital, as Jewish and Arab leaders were critical of the move.

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  8. Qatar will 'surprise' everybody at 2022 World Cup, says XaviRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    Doha: Spanish legend Xavi Hernandez is confident Qatar will host an 'amazing' FIFA 2022 World Cup, saying the country is ready to give a unique experience to football fans from all over the globe. The former Barcelona captain, who is the brand ambassador of the 2022 FIFA World Cup, was speaking to the media on the sidelines of the design unveiling ceremony for Lusail Stadium, which will host the opening and final matches of the 2022 World Cup, on Saturday night in Lusail City.

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  9. Qatar National Library, British Council Qatar sign MoURead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    Doha: Qatar National Library and British Council Qatar have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to promote culture, research, conferences, education and skills development. The MoU was signed at the Library by Dr Sohair Wastawy, Executive Director of Qatar National Library, and Sam Ayton, Director of the British Council in Qatar.

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  10. Katara hosts Vietnamese cultural eveningRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    Doha: The embassy of Vietnam in collaboration with Qatar Airways and Katara Cultural Foundation, organised a Vietnamese cultural evening under the theme 'Da-Nang-an oriental charm' at Drama Theatre of Katara Cultural Village, on Saturday. The event primarily meant to bestow the promotion for the inauguration of new flight from Qatar to Vietnam on December 19. Also the event is part of Qatar National Day 2018 celebrations.

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  11. Australia cops global backlashRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    Australia has copped a furious global backlash over Scott Morrison's latest controversial move, with Aussie travellers even given a new warning. Israel indicates displeasure at an Australian decision to recognize West Jerusalem as the Israeli capital - with a confidant of Benjamin Netanyahu suggesting the announcement does not go far enough.

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  12. Arab League: Australia should recognize 'Palestine'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Arab League Secretary-General Ahmed Aboul-Gheit on Sunday called on Australia to recognize eastern Jerusalem as the capital of a Palestinian state after it recognized western Jerusalem as Israel's capital. "The Australian declaration, which includes the recognition of West Jerusalem as Israel's capital, was disturbing as it clashes with international law and inalienable Palestinian rights," Aboul-Gheit said, according to the Turkish Anadolu news agency.

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  13. U.S. Senate report to detail extent of Russian election meddlingRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    Dear Reader, As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going.

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  14. Forum on Palestine, Kashmir, Rohingya to protect the oppressedRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Times

    Leader of Pakistan Senate delegation to Global Palestine Solidarity Conference in Istanbul and Senate Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed announced on Sunday, the formation of a Pakistan Parliamentary Forum on Palestine, Kashmir & Rohingya, to promote and protect the cause of oppressed people. He made this announcement during his address to the Parliamentarians for Al Quds Global Conference at Istanbul, attended by 74 countries.

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  15. Australia recognizes West Jerusalem as Israeli capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Hot Air

    Well, you can't say that Donald Trump was entirely alone in his decision to move the United States Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem. Guatemala followed suit not long after, and now Australia has "recognized" West Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

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  16. Can Morrison turn Jerusalem into a total debacle? He's giving it a red-hot goRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Crikey

    Scott Morrison's Jerusalem ploy during the Wentworth byelection was a stunt gone badly wrong - now he's trying to turn it into a full-blown disaster. Having cleverly wedged himself with his cynical Jerusalem embassy review during the Wentworth byelection, Scott Morrison had a choice in the aftermath: try to salvage at least something from debacle or, true to the spirit of that foolish, amateur-hour stunt, go all the way and make sure it was a complete disaster.

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  17. Israel Air Force, Then and Now, With Colonel Yehuda KorenRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NewsBlaze

    They say that the Israeli air force's pilots are the best in the world. I went to investigate the buzz, and what is the best time to do it if not on a wintery sunny Friday afternoon in Israel, when it seems as if all of Israel is out and about and all the cafs are full of people.

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  18. Malaysia's Mahathir says no rights to recognise Jerusalem as Israeli capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Times

    Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on Sunday criticized Australia's move to recognise West Jerusalem as Israel's capital, saying countries had "no rights" to do so. Australia's move follows U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to move the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv in May, which infuriated Palestinians and the wider Islamic world and upset Western allies.

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  19. Bahrain foreign minister defends Australiaa s decision on JerusalemRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Times

    The foreign minister of U.S. ally Bahrain has defended Australia's formal recognition of West Jerusalem as Israel's capital, saying the move would not affect a future Palestinian state with east Jerusalem as its capital. Australia's government announced the decision on Saturday, reversing decades of Middle East policy, but said it would not immediately move its embassy there.

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  20. Australia's Muslim neighbours condemn PM Scott Morrison's stance on JerusalemRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | ABC News

    Some of Australia's closest Muslim neighbours have condemned the Prime Minister Scott Morrison's decision to recognise "West Jerusalem" as the capital of Israel.

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