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Syria's Civil War: Deaths as car bomb hits Jableh town

At least nine killed and 25 others wounded in the government-controlled town in Latakia province, state media reports.

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Shia militias using arms from 16 countries: Amnesty

The report calls for countries selling arms to Iraq to ensure they won't be used by Shia militias to commit war crimes.

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Netanyahu calls for pardon of convicted soldier Azaria

Israeli prime minister calls for pardon after military court convicts soldier who shot dead a wounded Palestinian.

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UAE bans keeping wild animals as pets

The new law forbids dealing in and ownership of all types of wild, domesticated and dangerous animals.

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Groups call for release of Al Jazeera's Mahmoud Hussein

Arrest of Mahmoud Hussein extends a long line of press freedom violations by Egypt, media freedom activists say.

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Thousands more Iraqis flee Mosul battles

UN says more than 13,000 have been displaced in last five days as Iraqi forces push to retake city from ISIL.

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Egypt extends detention of Al Jazeera journalist

Al Jazeera denies the allegations against Mahmoud Hussein and calls for his immediate release.

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Israel soldier Elor Azaria found guilty of manslaughter

Israeli military court convicts soldier who shot dead Palestinian as he was wounded and incapacitated.

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Turkey has identified Reina nightclub attacker: FM

Mevlut Cavusoglu says operations for gunman's capture still under way as some 30 suspects have been detained.

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Fourteen detained over Istanbul nightclub massacre

State media reports that tips from citizens led to more detentions as MPs prepare to extend the state of emergency.

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