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Egyptian court convicts Israeli for spying

An Egyptian court has convicted a Jordanian and an Israeli of spying on Egyptian officials and security deployments, according to the country's state news agency.

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Sides trade blame over #Gaza truce breakdown

Mohammed DeifIsrael has said rocket fire from Gaza has "made continuation of talks impossible," trading blame with Palestinian negotiators over the collapse of the ceasefire.

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Family of #Hamas military chief buried in Gaza

Mohammed Deif's babySeveral thousand mourners have joined the funeral procession for the wife and baby son of Hamas' military commander Mohammed Deif.

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Top Kurdish minister rejoins Iraqi government

Hoshiyar ZebariA Kurdish minister who suspended his participation in the government of outgoing prime minister Nouri al-Maliki has rejoined the administration, in an apparent sign of reconciliation in the politically fractured country.

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#Iran minister dismissal deals blow to Rouhani

President Hassan RouhaniIranian politicians have dismissed the country's science minister over his alleged support for pro-Western voices at universities, dealing a blow to moderate President Hassan Rouhani.

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IS group says beheads US journalist

The Islamic State group has released a video purportedly showing the beheading of US journalist James Foley, who had gone missing in Syria nearly two years ago.

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Islamic State is our top enemy: Saudi mufti

Saudi Arabia's highest religious authority has condemned the armed groups Islamic State and al-Qaeda as apostates and labelled them the "number one enemy of Islam".

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#Egypt calls for US restraint over #Ferguson

Egypt's foreign ministry has called on the US to show restraint in its reaction to protests in Missouri, according to a report in local news provider, Ahram Online.

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#Syria chemical destruction enters final phase

The most crucial part of the operation to eliminate Syria's chemical weapons has been completed, the organisation charged with their destruction has said.

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#Gaza truce in tatters as violence resumes

Israeli air strike in RafahA week-long truce in Gaza has collapsed in tatters after Palestinian fighters launched rockets into Israel and Israel attacked "terror sites" inside the enclave.

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