Middle East, Israel Travel Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. MomentumCONSTRUCTIVE DESTRUCTIONRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2016 | American Reporter

    I'm sad about the state of the world economy - yet happy that the shop 'til you drop mentality is over. The men and women that I work with were sacrificing their lives while we went about accumulating more stuff from Wal-Mart that we didn't really need.

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  2. David Ignatius: Some sage advice offered from a foreign policy veteranRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    Bob Gates has unusual standing in the debate about the Obama administration's foreign policy: He was defense secretary both for a hawkish President George W. Bush and then a wary President Obama.

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  3. Iraqi Kurdistan: Christian Demonstration BlockedRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2016 | Common Dreams

    Kurdish security forces on April 13, 2016, blocked roads to prevent Christian Iraqi families from reaching the regional capital, Erbil, to hold a protest. The Christians had planned to demonstrate against what they say is encroachment on their land by Kurds.

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  4. Maintaining close contacts with Israel important for Russia: PutinRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    Russia n President Vladimir Putin on Thursday said it is important to maintain close contacts with Israel amid the unstable situation in the Middle East. Putin met with visiting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday.

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  5. French bishops travel to Iraq in support of Christian studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | DFW Catholic

    Erbil, Iraq, Apr 21, 2016 / 12:36 am .- A delegation of bishops and priests from France are visiting Iraq April 17-21 to aid young Christian students living in the refugee camps. The visiting bishops are the Archbishop of Marseilles, Georges Paul Pontier and the Bishop of Pontoise, Stanislas Lalanne.

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  6. Austria sees more asylum applications than births in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | 680News

    STRASBOURG, France - The Latest on Europe's response to the wave of migration from Syria and other countries : Austria's president has told lawmakers that his country received more asylum applications in 2015 than it saw births, highlighting the demographic fears driving Europe's chaotic response to mass migration from the Middle East and elsewhere. In a speech Wednesday to the Council of Europe, President Heinz Fischer says there were 88,000 asylum applications last year, which would be about 1 per cent of the small Alpine country's population of 8.5 million people.

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  7. The Latest: EU says Turkey has 2 weeks to complete visa bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    Austria's president has told lawmakers that his country received more asylum applications in 2015 than it saw births, highlighting the demographic fears driving Europe's chaotic response to mass migration from the Middle East and elsewhere. In a speech Wednesday to the Council of Europe, President Heinz Fischer says there were 88,000 asylum applications last year, which would be about 1 percent of the small Alpine country's population of 8.5 million people.

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  8. Widen the search for foreign capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Jamaica Observer

    Economic growth and development can be accelerated by increasing capital investment. That, of course, will create new productive capacity, increase the use of existing productive capacity and enhance the efficiency of productive capacity.

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  9. Red Sea island sale underlines Egypt's weaknessRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | The Japan Times

    The recent visit to Egypt by King Salman of Saudi Arabia resulted in 22 agreements, including a $22 billion oil deal to prop up Egypt's moribund economy. But the lavish aid came at a price: Egypt had to relinquish two Red Sea islands ceded to it by Saudi Arabia in 1950.

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  10. Replica of Syria's smashed Palmyra monument unveiled in LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | ABC News

    A replica of one of the most iconic monuments destroyed by Islamic State jihadists in the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra has been unveiled in London's Trafalgar Square. The six-metre-tall recreation of the Triumphal Arch is made of Egyptian marble and was carved in the northern Italian region of Tuscany using precision digital technology such as 3D modelling.

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  11. My HorizonsSHOP 'Til You DropRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2016 | American Reporter

    I'm sad about the state of the world economy - yet happy that the shop 'til you drop mentality is over. The men and women that I work with were sacrificing their lives while we went about accumulating more stuff from Wal-Mart that we didn't really need.

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  12. Advice from foreign policy veteranRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | Korea Herald

    Bob Gates has unusual standing in the debate about the Obama administration's foreign policy: He was defense secretary both for a hawkish President George W. Bush and then a wary President Obama. He understood Bush's desire to project power and Obama's skepticism.

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  13. National View: David Ignatius - Sage advice from a foreign policy veteranRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Bob Gates has unusual standing in the debate about the Obama administration's foreign policy: He was defense secretary both for a hawkish President George W. Bush and then a wary President Obama. He understood Bush's desire to project power and Obama's skepticism.

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  14. Air Force part of the 'more' for Islamic State fight, Carter saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    Operations at this Middle Eastern base - already the busiest base in the world for U.S. Air Force surveillance - could accelerate as the U.S. looks to intensify its campaign against Islamic State militants, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Saturday. Carter met this weekend with some of the approximately 3,500 to 3,800 U.S. troops deployed here as part of his six-day Middle East visit to the UAE and Saudi Arabia.

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  15. David Ignatius:Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | Jewish World Review

    Bob Gates has unusual standing in the debate about the Obama administration's foreign policy: He was defense secretary both for a hawkish President George W. Bush and then a wary President Obama. He understood Bush's desire to project power and Obama's skepticism.

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  16. Brooks Institute alumnus Javier Manzano to receive 2016 Pell Center...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2016 | 24-7 Press Release

    Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer and documentary filmmaker Javier Manzano, whose career has taken him to Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan, Libya and Nigeria, among many other places, has been named the 2016 winner of the Pell Center Prize for Story in the Public Square. The prize honors a storyteller whose work has significantly influenced the public dialogue.

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  17. My HorizonsSHOP 'Til You DropRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2016 | American Reporter

    I'm sad about the state of the world economy - yet happy that the shop 'til you drop mentality is over. The men and women that I work with were sacrificing their lives while we went about accumulating more stuff from Wal-Mart that we didn't really need.

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  18. Bob Gates unpacks Obama's foreign policy, and offers advice to the next presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Bob Gates has unusual standing in the debate about the Obama administration's foreign policy: He was defense secretary for both a hawkish President George W. Bush and a wary President Obama. He understood Bush's desire to project power and Obama's skepticism.

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  19. Korea Grouped with Iran in Asian Qualifiers Final RoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2016 | Chosun Ilbo

    Korea avoided the worst-case scenario in the draw for the final Asian qualification round for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. In the draw in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Tuesday, 56th-ranked Korea was allotted to the group with China, Iran, Qatar, Syria and Uzbekistan.

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  20. Criminal gangs paid thousands and targeting smaller Kent ports to smuggle migrants into UKRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | Kent Online

    Gangs are being paid as much as 13,500 to smuggle desperate migrants into the UK, the National Crime Agency has revealed. It's emerged traffickers are paid five-figure sums to arrange journeys for migrants by air, while others have spent 12,000 to travel from France in inflatable boats.

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