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Israel parliament moves for 3rd election as talks falter

(UPDATED) A new election would be another challenge for embattled premier Benjamin Netanyahu at a time when he must fend off a leadership vote in his right-wing Likud party

(UPDATED) A new election would be another challenge for embattled premier Benjamin ...

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Israel parliament moves for 3rd election as talks falter

The investigation is unable to 'independently corroborate that the cruise missiles and ...

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United Nations says it cannot confirm Iran behind Saudi oil attack

In a sign of the changing mood, the Doha delegation receives a warm welcome in Riyadh, ...

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Qatar emir skips summit but warm words point to thaw with Saudi

Right-winger Benjamin Netanyahu and former army general Benny Gantz trade blame over the ...

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With 2 days left, deadlocked Israel faces repeat vote

Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says 'it is time to apply Israeli sovereignty ...

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Netanyahu pushes annexation plan as new elections loom

'Despite sanctions, we will manage the country, especially in terms of oil,' says Iran's ...

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Iran unveils budget of 'resistance' against U.S. sanctions

Princeton graduate Xiyue Wang, who was jailed in Iran for espionage since 2016, reunites ...

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Trump thanks Iran as American freed in prisoner swap

Tehran announces the release of Iranian scientist Massoud Soleimani from the United ...

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Iranian and American freed in apparent prisoner swap

In a phone call with President Donald Trump, King Salman says the shooter 'does not ...

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Saudis distance themselves from U.S. naval base shooter

The developments mark a worrying turn for the anti-government protests rocking Iraq since ...

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Drone hits Iraq cleric's home as tensions rise after Baghdad attack