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  1. On the sidelines of Mosul, the battle for Kurdish cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2016 | Al Jazeera

    Sulaimania, Iraq - "We have lost our lands and we're probably never going to get them back. But we have to fight to save what is left of our culture.

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  2. Burgan Bank announces the first winner of the new Al Thuraya Salary account monthly drawRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2016 | Al Bawaba

    Burgan Bank announced today Mohammad Eid Adnan Ali as the first lucky winner of the newly re-launched Al Thuraya Salary Account monthly draw. The winner expressed his excitement for being presented with a Nissan Patrol SUV.

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  3. No compromise in sight, EU ministers at odds over immigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | Reuters

    European Union interior ministers were at odds on Friday over how to handle immigration, with heated discussions between states who want more burden sharing and those who oppose any kind of obligatory relocation. "We are looking for compromises but at the moment they are not there," said Thomas De Maiziere of Germany, which last year took in about 900,000 migrants and refugees.

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  4. Pope meets with leader of Assyrian Church of the EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | Catholic World News

    Pope Francis met on November 17 with Mar Gewargis III, the head of the Assyrian Church of the East, and joined him in a prayer for peace, especially in Syria and Iraq. The faithful in Syria and Iraq "walk the way of the Cross" every day, the Pope said.

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  5. A New Paradigm for the Middle EastRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE WEBCAST Madeleine Albright and Stephen Hadley debut the Final Report of the Middle East Strategy Task Force: A New Paradigm for the Middle East Sec. Madeleine K. Albright Former US Secretary of State and Co-Chair, Atlantic Council Middle East Strategy Task Force Mr. Stephen J. Hadley Former US National Security Advisor and Co-Chair, Atlantic Council Middle East Strategy Task Force Under the bipartisan Co-Chairmanship of former US Secretary of State Madeleine K. Albright and former US National Security Advisor Stephen J. Hadley, the Atlantic Council convened the Middle East Strategy Task Force in February 2015 to examine the underlying issues of state failure and political legitimacy that drive extremist violence and threaten fundamental interests broadly shared by the peoples of the region and the rest of the world.

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  6. C.J.: Kim Schultz found a play and a book among ruins of romance with Iraqi refugeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | Star Tribune

    Schultz was among a group of artists a New York organization commissioned to visit Damascus, interview refugees and bring their stories back to the USA. Her refugee work took an unusual turn when she fell in love.

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  7. Leishmaniasis infection rates increase among ecotourists, soldiers in the U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | Medical News

    Driven by burgeoning ecotourism and military campaigns in Iraq and Afghanistan, a parasitic infection called leishmaniasis is showing up in more U.S. patients, often stumping doctors. Rapid diagnostic tests and innovative treatments are among the strategies to address leishmaniasis highlighted in new guidelines released by the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene and published in the journal Clinical Infectious Diseases .

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  8. Leishmaniasis Infection on the Rise in U.S. Ecotourists, SoldiersRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2016 | Infection Control Today

    Driven by burgeoning ecotourism and military campaigns in Iraq and Afghanistan, a parasitic infection called leishmaniasis is showing up in more U.S. patients, often stumping doctors. Rapid diagnostic tests and innovative treatments are among the strategies to address leishmaniasis highlighted in new guidelines released by the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene and published in the journal Clinical Infectious Diseases.

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  9. Israel worried about Trumps 'incoherent' Middle East policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | New York Daily News

    Israeli officials are concerned about President-elect Donald Trump's isolationist foreign policy and his commitment to supporting America's most important ally in the Middle East. A briefing document prepared by Israel's Foreign Ministry and sent to its embassies warns that Trump has a "minimal interest" in foreign affairs and may reduce the United States' involvement in the Middle East, according to the newspaper Haaretz, which obtained portions of the document.

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  10. Trump Presidency Buoys Israeli Leader, Rattles PalestiniansRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | Voice of America

    Mideast Israel Trump: Israelis wave flags and hold signs during a rally, sponsored by Republicans Overseas Israel, a local organization that encourages American expatriates to cast absentee ballots for Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, in Je Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas was one of the first Arab leaders to congratulate Donald Trump on his election win on Wednesday, but analysts say a Trump presidency may be profoundly negative for Palestinian aspirations while buoying Israel's confidence. Israel's right-wing prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, expressed confidence that he and Trump can work together to bring U.S.-Israeli relations to "new heights".

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  11. U.S. arms export boom under Obama seen continuing with TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | Reuters

    A UAV helicopter build by Northrop Gruman is on deck aboard the soon to be commissioned littoral combat ship USS Coronado during a media tour in Coronado, California April 3, 2014. A General Dynamics sign is shown at the International Association of Chiefs of Police conference in San Diego, California, U.S. October 17, 2016.

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  12. Iranian "tourists" flock to Armenia to recapture the feeling of pre-revolution IranRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2016 | Groong

    What do we picture when we hear the word "Iran?" Usually, men and women dressed in black Islamic robes, separate education for boys and girls, modesty and austerity. Few remember that years ago, Iran was the most liberal country of the Middle East and the lifestyle of common Iranians, at least in big cities, was quite similar to the counties of Southern Europe, such as Spain or Italy.

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  13. U.S. World Cup path could go through Middle EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 | USA Today

    USMNT's World Cup path could go through Middle East Iran, Iraq, Saudi Arabia among possible opponents if Americans don't finish in top three. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2fxrvPf The U.S. men's soccer team could play in Tehran with a trip to the World Cup on the line.

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  14. Look Again: The day's most compelling images from around the globeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 | Salon

    Look Again is a daily series presenting the best photographs of the previous 24 hours, curated and written by Salon's writers and editors. Yes, here in the U.S. we are worried about things falling apart quite soon, the center not being able to hold much longer, the falcon not hearing the falconer - but at the world's largest falcon hospital in Abu Dhabi, at least, things are in proper order.

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  15. Rotana continues its strategic expansion with 16 new openings by 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 | Hospitality Net

    Rotana Hotel Management Corporation Ltd. PO Box 43500 Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Phone: +971/2-644.44.12 Fax: +971/2-644.44.13 Visit Website Dubai, UAE -- 6 November 2016: Rotana, one of the leading hospitality management companies in the Middle East, Africa, South Asia and Eastern Europe, is driving forward its ambitious vision of operating 100 hotels by 2020, with the opening of 16 new properties by 2017. The Group's ongoing strategic growth momentum will include the opening of five new properties in the UAE, four in Saudi Arabia, two each in Turkey and Iraq, and the opening of Rotana's first ever property in Muscat, Oman.

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  16. Female Radicalization: Media AnalysisRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 | Switched

    Why do young people, including girls and women, turn radical and what role does the Internet play in their radicalization? Lebanese sociologist Mona Fayyad said students of violence mechanisms should consider ties between the environment and violent behavior, including contextual hereditary and biological factors, systemic psychological elements from depression to character to personality to an individual's learning capacity, to political, social, and cultural elements.

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  17. Meet the decorated former soldier helping North East businesses to explore the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2016 | Chronicle Live

    After spending more than 20 years working away, security specialist Jason is home for good but helping firms to spread their wings The former Armed Forces officer spent more than 20 years working overseas. Now he's set down roots in the North East, but he and his business partner are empowering firms to explore the world and export.

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    Nov 6, 2016 | Al Bawaba

    Rotana, one of the leading hospitality management companies in the Middle East, Africa, South Asia and Eastern Europe, is driving forward its ambitious vision of operating 100 hotels by 2020, with the opening of 16 new properties by 2017. The Group's ongoing strategic growth momentum will include the opening of five new properties in the UAE, four in Saudi Arabia, two each in Turkey and Iraq, and the opening of Rotana's first ever property in Muscat, Oman.

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  19. Agenda: Scotland can help in the search for peace between Israel and PalestineRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    CONFLICT in the Middle East is sadly not new but the focus is very much on Iraq, Syria and Yemen. Given the scale of the horror in the Syrian civil war, the fight against Islamic state in Iraq and the Saudi bombing in Yemen, it is perhaps understandable that the decades-old conflict involving Israel and Palestine is less in the spotlight.

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  20. Burgan Bank will soon announce the first lucky winner of Al Thuraya Salary Account monthly drawRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | Al Bawaba

    Burgan Bank will soon be announcing the first lucky winner of its newly re-launched Al Thuraya Salary Account. The winner will be granted a Nissan Patrol SUV.

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