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Israel to approve 1,200 settlement homes in West Bank

Israel's defence minister says he will present a 2018 construction plan of 1,285 housing units in occupied West Bank.

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Eritrea, Egypt presidents meet amid Red Sea tensions

Afwerki meets his Egyptian counterpart in Cairo as tension between Red Sea region countries continues to rise.

Eritrea, Egypt presidents

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Turkey summons Russia, Iran envoys over Idlib violence

Diplomats summoned in Ankara to express Turkey's 'discomfort' about Syrian army attacks in Idlib, Turkish sources say.

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Saudi prince 'fired after audio tape contradicts state'

Prince Abdullah bin Saud reportedly fired over audio tape that refutes authorities' version of princes' arrest.

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UN raises concern over human rights in UAE

OHCHR highlights torture of prisoners, discrimination against women and treatment of migrant workers in Gulf state.

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Search for justice drags on for slain Palestinian teen

Parents of teenager shot dead by Israeli soldier four years ago continue to wait for sentencing while killer walks free.

Siam Nawarah

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Qatar seeks international arbitration to end blockade

Foreign ministry spokesman announces moves after UN report condemns blockade by Saudi, UAE, Bahrain and Egypt.

Foreign ministry spokesperson Lulwah Al Khater

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Israeli army raids villages after settler shot dead

An Israeli settler has been killed near an illegal settlement outpost in the northern West Bank.

Nablus

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Al Jazeera bureau in Yemen forcibly closed

Media network denounces forced closure of its office in Taiz in the war-torn country's south.

Al Jazeera

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Syrian army: Israel launches air strikes near Damascus

Weapons depots allegedly targeted near Syrian capital as Israeli prime minister vows 'action' to halt arms to Hezbollah.

Israeli jets

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President Sisi announced his plan to run for a second term in the presidential election that will take place in March.

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