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  1. Trump says - no reason' for him to hear Khashoggi death tapeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... the U.S. will need to be clear about the ramifications of sanctions, given Saudi Arabia's strategic role in the Middle East. A woman holds a poster during the funeral prayers in absentia for Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi who was killed last month in ...

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  2. At United Nations, Syria threatens to wage war against IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Jewish World Review

    ... the U.S. vote on Golan showed the United States has relinquished its role as a sponsor of peace efforts in the Middle East. Israel's ambassador Danny Doron thanked the United States for its moral stance on the resolution and said the real threat to ...

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  3. The Latest: Germany rescinds approval for Saudi arms salesRead the original story

    8 min ago | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The German government says it has halted previously approved arms exports to Saudi Arabia amid the fallout from the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Germany said a month ago it wouldn't approve any new weapons exports to Saudi Arabia, but left open what would happen with already approved contracts.

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  4. Putin and Erdogan in Turkey to mark key phase in pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | NewsOK.com

    Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan are in Istanbul to mark the completion of a key phase in a natural gas pipeline. The two leaders on Monday are marking the completion of the offshore part of TurkStream's two lines that will carry natural gas from Russia to Turkey.

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  5. Israel's education minister backs Netanyahu - preventing...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | GlobalNews

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's coalition crisis eased on Monday when a coalition partner backed off a demand to be given the defense ministry, making an early election less likely. Education Minister Naftali Bennett's U-turn surprised many pundits, who had predicted the leader of the far-right Jewish Home party would opt to quit in protest.

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  6. The Latest: Saudi king says Yemen priority in policy speechRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | TriCities.com

    In this Dec. 4, 2017, file photo, Houthi Shiite fighters chant slogans as they guard a street leading to the residence of former Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh, in Sanaa, Yemen. A senior leader from Yemen's Houthi rebels says that for the sake of peace efforts the group will halt rocket fire into Saudi Arabia, its larger northern neighbor who is leading a U.S.-backed Arab coalition to restore Yemen's internationally recognized government.

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  7. Netanyahu avoids early elections for now after minister's about-faceRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's coalition crisis eased on Monday when a coalition partner backed off a demand to be given the defence ministry, making an early election less likely. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu smiles as he attends the Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee at the Knesset, Israel's Parliament, in Jerusalem November 19, 2018.

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  8. New Zealand records 4-run win in 1st test against PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

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  9. 10 Things to Know for TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | The Decatur Daily

    Thank you for Reading! On your next view you will be asked to log in or create an account to continue reading. Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins is sacked by Chicago Bears outside linebacker Khalil Mack during the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018, in Chicago.

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  10. The Khashoggi tapesRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi speaks on his cellphone at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Jan. 29, 2011. Saud Al-Mojeb, Saudi Arabia's top prosecutor, is recommending the death penalty for five suspects charged with ordering and carrying out the killing of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi.

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  11. Israel's Coalition Survives as Key Partner Reverses Withdrawal ThreatRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Wall Street Journal

    Naftali Bennett said he would keep his right-leaning Jewish Home party in the coalition despite an earlier pledge to withdraw TEL AVIV-A key partner in Israel's government backed away from a threat to quit the fragile coalition Monday, staving off snap elections and preserving Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's shaky hold on power.

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  12. Israeli Settlers Attack Palestinians Homes in Urif, Nablus District in West BankRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | Al Bawaba

    Israeli settlers attacked a number of Palestinians homes, on Monday, in the Urif village, south of the northern occupied West Bank district of Nablus. Ghassan Daghlas, an official who monitors settlement activity in the northern West Bank, told Ma'an that a group of Israeli settlers from the illegal Israeli settlement of Yitzhar, attacked a Palestinian neighborhood, east of the Urif village.

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  13. Israel Seeks Religious War in Jerusalem's Aqsa - Palestinian OfficialRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | Al Bawaba

    The Palestinian Authority says Israel seeks to ignite a religious war after an Israeli minister forced his way into the al-Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem al-Quds with a group of extremists Sunday. "The aggression on al-Aqsa Mosque by storming it is a hellish crime perpetrated by and initiated by an extremist terror ideology," Palestinian Authority spokesman Yusef al-Mahmoud said.

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  14. Palestinian armed with knife detained at Qalandiya crossingRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | Ynetnews

    Security forces detained Monday a 25-year old Palestinian woman from the West Bank, while attempting to enter Israel via the Qalandiya crossing with a knife hidden in her bag.

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  15. Trump opts out on Saudi's death tapeRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | NWAonline

    ... the U.S. will need to be clear about the ramifications of sanctions, given Saudi Arabia's strategic role in the Middle East. For his part, Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., a Trump ally, said the crown prince has been a "wrecking ball" in the ...

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  16. Germany gives European entry ban to 18 Khashoggi killing suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | Reuters

    Germany has issued entry bans for 18 Saudi citizens suspected of involvement in the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Riyadh's Istanbul consulate, effectively banning them from the European Union's passport-free Schengen zone. FILE PHOTO: A demonstrator holds a poster with a picture of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi outside the Saudi Arabia consulate in Istanbul, Turkey October 25, 2018.

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  17. Shwarma, sausage, and fruity marshmallow bars - " a look at...Read the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World. SECAUCUS, NEW JERSEY What a difference 30 years makes in the kosher food business. When Kosherfest, the ...

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  18. 18 Saudis Banned From Europe's Schengen ZoneRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Voice of America

    A street sign marks the beginning of Schengen, Luxembourg January 27, 2016. The Schengen Agreement with the goal to eliminate internal border controls was signed on June 14, 1985 in the village at the river Moselle and the tripoint of France, Germany and the Netherlands.

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  19. Israeli leader takes defense postRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | NWAonline

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday he would take on the defense minister portfolio, rejecting calls to dissolve his government even as early elections appeared increasingly likely. Netanyahu said heading to elections now, during a time of repeated violent confrontations with Gaza militants, was "irresponsible" of his coalition partners, who have been pushing for early polls since the resignation last week of Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman over a Gaza cease-fire.

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  20. Shaked: Liberman made a mistake by resigning from Defense MinistryRead the original story

    54 min ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World. Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked in an interview to the Knesset TV channel said that Education Minister ...

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