Middle East Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Police search for Spain van driver and missing Moroccan imamRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Authorities in Spain searched Saturday for a member of an Islamic extremist cell that staged vehicle attacks in Barcelona and a seaside resort, focusing on links with his Moroccan comrades, a missing imam believed to have radicalized them and a house that blew up days ago. Catalan police said the manhunt was centered on Younes Abouyaaquoub, a 22-year-old Moroccan suspected of driving the van that plowed into a Barcelona promenade packed with pedestrians Thursday, killing 13 people and injuring 120.

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  2. Arthur Finklestein, master campaign strategist, dies at 72Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    Arthur Finklestein, a conservative campaign strategist widely credited with bringing Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to power for the first time, has died at the age of 72. Finkelstein, who led dozens of campaigns in the US and in Israel, died of lung cancer, on Friday, his family said in a statement. In Israel, Finklestein led Netanyahu's 1996 campaign and was behind the "Peres will divide Jerusalem" slogan that helped Netanyahu overcome Shimon Peres who had been forecast to sweep to power in the wake of the assassination of Yitzhak Rabin.

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  3. Netanyahu to meet with Putin in Russia this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    Israeli PM to travel to Sochi as the countries continue dialogue aimed at preventing clashes between their air forces operating in Syrian skies Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu shakes hands with Russian President Vladimir Putin during their meeting in Moscow on March 9, 2017. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will travel to Russia this week to meet with President Vladimir Putin for continued talks aimed at preventing the Israeli and Russian air forces from clashing in the skies of Syria, his office said Saturday.

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  4. Israeli forces shoot, kill Palestinian after stabbing attack - Sat, 19 Aug 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    Israeli forces have shot and killed a Palestinian after he attacked Israeli policemen at a West Bank checkpoint, stabbing one of the officers. The Palestinian Health Ministry says the shooting took place on Saturday at an Israeli checkpoint in the West Bank.

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  5. Erdogan warns German foreign minister to 'know your limits'Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | India.com

    President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on told German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel to "know your limits" after he vehemently criticised the Turkish leader for interfering in Germany's upcoming elections. "He knows no limits! Who are you to talk to the president of Turkey? Know your limits.

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  6. Israel's Netanyahu to Discuss Middle East With Putin: StatementRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will discuss the Middle East with Russian President Vladimir Putin when they meet in the Russian resort of Sochi next week, his office said on Saturday. Israel is concerned Iran is trying to establish a permanent military foothold in Syria.

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  7. Lebanon: One killed, several injured in clashes between Palestinian...Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | DNA India

    Smoke rises from buildings in Ain el-Helweh, Lebanons largest Palestinian refugee camp, near the southern coastal city of Sidon, during clashes between Palestinian security forces and Islamist fighters At least one person was killed and several others were injured on Saturday in renewed clashes between Palestinian security forces and Sunni Islamists in Ain el-Hilweh Palestinian refugee camp in Lebanon, local sources said. Saturday's clashes broke out after fighters belonging to the mainstream Palestinian group Fateh, led by the West Bank-based Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, fired at a district where the leader of an Islamist group was believed to be taking cover.

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  8. Charlottesville bluesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    Members of the Ku Klux Klan face counter-protesters as they rally in support of Confederate monuments in Charlottesville, Virginia, U.S. July 8, 2017. Much of the world heard the name "Charlottesville" for the first time on Saturday, August 12, when hundreds of white nationalists, alt-righters, neo-Nazis and members of the KKK traveled to that town in Virginia to participate in the "Unite the Right" rally.

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  9. US: Iraqi forces ready for next battle against IS extremistsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

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  10. Time to realign US Syrian strategyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    If the Trump administration is truly committed to countering Iranian influence in the Middle East, it has done a shoddy job thus far. A Syrian Democratic Forces fighter takes a position as smoke rises from the al-Mishlab district at Raqqa's southeastern outskirts, Syria June 7, 2017.

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  11. 'Each course integrates Jewish content'Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Volunteering in politics in Biloxi, Mississippi, Pridgen long had been vexed by a recurring problem: how to diplomatically extricate herself from meetings with long-winded people. So when she arrived at the Brandeis campus this summer for the technology track of a pre-college summer program focused on experiential learning and Jewish community, Pridgen came up with a solution: She designed a pair of shoes that generates a call to your cellphone when you click the heels together, giving you an excuse to leave.

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  12. The exhibition marked the last day of the First International Bait Al Zubair Art Forum.Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Muscat: Artists from around the world recently completed an art challenge based around the theme of Omani architecture. The challenge was part of the First International Bait Al Zubair Art Forum, in which 20 artists met and worked together between August 12 and 16. Omani and foreign artists received awards and held an exhibition on Thursday, August 17. A spokesperson for the project said, "There are details to iron out, but we hope to turn this forum into an annual event."

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  13. Dimitris filming for Red Bull in OmanRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Professional Freerunner Dimitris 'DK' Kyrsanidis is in Oman, filming for Red Bull at the soon to be opened National Bank of Oman's headquarters. Shabin E Professional Freerunner Dimitris 'DK' Kyrsanidis is in Oman, filming for Red Bull at the soon to be opened National Bank of Oman's headquarters.

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  14. New barrier means park and pay for Muscat airport pick-upsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Now, drivers can't go round the airport to collect people and parking in front of the departure lounge will be penalised Now, drivers can't go round the airport to collect people and parking in front of the departure lounge will be penalised Muscat: A new barrier at the entrance to Muscat International Airport will put an end to drivers circling round as they wait to collect people, in a bid to "organise the traffic," according to the management. The new "electronic gate" means drivers will be able to drive to the departures and arrivals halls area just once during certain times of the day.

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  15. Game of Thrones: Oman residents cautioned against watching leaked episodeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Muscat: Residents in Oman have been warned not to download or watch the latest episode of HBO's Game of Thrones, after the overwhelmingly popular show's sixth episode was leaked online on Wednesday. The episode, which officially airs on Sunday, August 20, was leaked onto the internet after HBO's Spanish and Nordic divisions accidentally aired the sixth episode of the seventh season, which is titled 'Beyond the Wall'.

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  16. Omani scholarship for Indian studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Muscat: Indian students can now apply for a new scholarship programme in Oman, the Ministry of Higher Education has announced. Indian students below 25 years of age are eligible for scholarship under the Omani Programme for Cultural and Scientific Cooperation for the academic year 2017.

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  17. Oman football star Ali Al Habsi opens up about not being in Al Hilal Champions League squadRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    ... to be with the group." Thirty five-year-old Al Habsi only joined the Riyadh outfit last month, returning to the Middle East from Football Championship club Reading, despite having agreed to a contract extension with Dutch coach Jaap Stam just last ...

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  18. Omana s Haj mission arrived at King Abdulaziz Airport in Saudi Arabia, on Saturday.Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    On arrival, the mission was received by Salim bin Rashid Al Alawi, the Sultanate's General Consul to Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and a number of officials at the Ministry of Awqaf and Religious Affairs. File photo used for illustrative purposes only.

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  19. Oman tourism: Duqm's Ras Madraka village is just the destination for nature loversRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    The Ras Madraka village can be reached through several routes, including a 600 km-road from the Governorate of Muscat to the Wilayat of Al Mudhaibi. Photo-ONA The Ras Madraka village can be reached through several routes, including a 600 km-road from the Governorate of Muscat to the Wilayat of Al Mudhaibi.

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  20. Israeli forces shoot dead a Palestinian wielding knifeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Star Online

    ... n independent state in East Jerusalem, the West Bank and the Gaza Strip, territories Israel captured in the 1967 Middle East war. The last round of peace talks broke down in 2014.

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