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Israeli navy shoots Gaza fisherman dead

Israeli patrol vessel opens fire on a Palestinian fishing boat, killing a 25-year-old man.

Gaza fishermen

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US says Assad using 'crematorium' to hide mass killings

Trump administration says it has evidence Syrian authorities are burning bodies at Saydnaya prison near Damascus.

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Low expectations as Syria talks resume in Geneva

Sixth round of United Nations-backed negotiations resumes in Swiss city but hopes for a breakthrough remain dim.

Staffan de Mistura

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Palestinians mark 69th 'Nakba' anniversary with rallies

Protests and vigils in occupied West Bank, Gaza and Israel as Palestinians mark forced displacement from lands in 1948.

Nakba

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Syria army 'moves into area' where rebels evicted ISIL

Syrian troops and allies move towards Iraqi and Jordanian border areas as US-backed groups route ISIL, say rebels.

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State of emergency in Yemen's Sanaa over cholera crisis

More than 184 Yemenis have been killed by a cholera epidemic that is gripping the Houthi-controlled Sanaa.

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Hunger-strike leader Barghouti says snacking video fake

Marwan Barghouti rejects authenticity of the video that Israel released, saying he will see his protest 'to the end'.

Hunger-strike

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Israel dismisses US concern over Jerusalem embassy move

Prime Minister Netanyahu says embassy move to Jerusalem would be positive for peace process with the Palestinians.

Jerusalem embassy move

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ICRC: Cholera kills 115 people from late April to May

Thousands also ill from waterborne disease as second outbreak hits Arab world's poorest country in less than a year.

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Deadly earthquake hits Iran's North Khorasan province

A 5.7-magnitude earthquake killed at least two people and injured hundreds while causing widespread damage.

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