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‘Iconic’ Palestinian protester shot and injured by Israeli troops in Gaza border protests: Reports

A 20-year-old Palestinian protester photographed last month with a slingshot and a Palestinian flag was among those injured by Israeli troops in protests on Gaza border on Monday. According to reports, A’ed Abu Amro was among those injured by Israeli sniper fire on Monday. Photos show him being carried away on …

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Turkey will not abide by US sanctions on Iran: Erdogan

ANKARA Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday hit out at new sanctions on Iran imposed by the administration of President Donald Trump, saying they were aimed at upsetting the global balance and against international law. Washington on Monday announced the sanctions on the Islamic Republic that aim to isolate …

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More than 200 mass graves of Islamic State victims found in Iraq: UN report

BAGHDAD More than 200 mass graves have been uncovered in Iraq in areas formerly controlled by Islamic State militants, the United Nations said on Tuesday. The graves contain the remains of thousands of people, believed to be the victims of the hardline terror group, who between June and December 2014, …

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Lawyer of freed Pakistani Christian woman to seek asylum in Netherlands: Report

AMSTERDAM The lawyer who helped free a Christian woman sentenced to death for blasphemy in Pakistan will seek political asylum in the Netherlands, Dutch news website reported on Tuesday. “I am waiting for an offer from the Dutch government,” it quoted lawyer Saiful Mulook as saying. Mulook defended Asia …

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Pakistan sacks PTV head for ‘begging’ goof-up during PM Imran Khan’s China visit

ISLAMABAD The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf government has ordered for immediate removal of Arshad Khan from the post of Managing Director (MD) of Pakistan Television Corporation (PTV) after the state-run news channel was involved in a major goof-up during Prime Minister Imran Khan’s recent visit to China. PTV news channel spelled the dateline “Beijing” as “Begging” on the top left corner of the …

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Bangladesh police say top Islamic extremist shot dead

DHAKA Bangladesh police said Tuesday they had killed the chief of Jamayetul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB), an extremist group accused of murdering secular activists and inspiring a cafe siege that killed 22 people. Khorshed Alam, described as the “emir” of Bangladesh’s deadliest Islamist outfit, was gunned down early Tuesday morning in …

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Saudi team must have acted on orders in Khashoggi case, says Turkey

ANKARA A 15-man Saudi team that flew to Turkey before the killing of Jamal Khashoggi must have been acting on orders, Turkey’s foreign minister said, though he reiterated Ankara’s stance that the directions had not come from King Salman. Speaking to reporters in Tokyo, Mevlut Cavusoglu added that it was …

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