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Israel vows to retain West Bank control in any peace deal

Related Articles JERUSALEM: Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday said Israel will retain security control over the Palestinians as part of any future peace deal, deepening Palestinian fears that Israel and the Trump administration are colluding on a proposal that ...

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'Fake news' crutch used by SE Asian leaders to control media, critics charge

MANILA/BANGKOK (Reuters) – Governments across Southeast Asia have a history of using laws and the judiciary to curb press freedoms – now, they have found a handy crutch to lean on as they intensify clampdowns: U.S. President Donald Trump’s “fake ...

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Afghan Forces Retake Control of Kabul Hotel; 4 Gunmen Killed

Advertisement KABUL, Afghanistan — Afghan officials declared that a 12-hour gun battle at Kabul’s largest hotel had ended on Sunday, with security forces killing the four assailants who had trapped more than 100 guests and terrorized the country’s capital. Najib ...

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Afghan Special Forces battle to regain control of Kabul hotel

KABUL (Reuters) – Afghan Special Forces moved through Kabul’s Intercontinental Hotel floor by floor on Sunday fighting the surviving gunmen who attacked the hotel a day earlier, seizing hostages and staging an overnight siege. As day broke on Sunday, thick ...

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Yemeni army liberates new areas in Al-Jawf from Houthi control

Related Articles The Yemeni army continued to make progress for a second day on Thursday in ongoing battles with Houthi militia in the Burt Al-Anan area of Al-Jawf governorate.Brig. Gen. Heikal Hantaf said Yemeni Armed Forces liberated the Afi, Al-Qaeef ...

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Jordan gets German military vehicles for border control

AMMAN, Jordan: Germany’s defense minister says her country is delivering millions of dollars’ worth of equipment to Jordan’s military to improve the kingdom’s border surveillance.Jordan borders Syria and Iraq, where Daesh extremists held large areas until being pushed back in ...

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