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  1. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Israeli hospital treats daughter of Hamas leader Ismail Haniya

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 09:48pm by AFP

    ... a few days and returned to Gaza. The Palestinian official said she is now in "stable" condition. Israel, which fought a 50-day war with Gaza militants that ended on August 26, controls ...

  2. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Donors pledge more than US$5 billion to rebuild Gaza but warn it is the last time they will pay

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 10:46pm by WASHPOST

    ... that controls the enclave. It was the third war in less than six years between the two sides. According to the Palestinians, 2,145 people were killed in Gaza during the hostilities, including more than ...

  3. News - Asia - MIDDLE EAST

    Trapped Filipino peacekeepers clash with Syrian rebels after tense stand-off

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 04:18pm by AP

    ... The gun battle began early yesterday at the Rwihana base some 2.3km from Quneitra crossing, which is located on the frontier between Syrian and Israeli controlled parts of the Golan Heights. Forty ...

  4. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Israel kills two Palestinians suspected of murdering three teenagers in June

    Posted Sep 24th 2014, 04:27am by AFP

    ... mourners attended the processions and burials, with many waving the flags of Islamist movement Hamas, which controls Gaza. Hamas' armed wing, the Ezzedine al-Qassam Brigades, praised the two ... which is under full Palestinian control. ...

  5. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    US and Arab allies strike Islamic State in Syria from air and sea

    Posted Sep 23rd 2014, 11:32am

    ... in the Red Sea and the Gulf and that 47 Tomahawks were fired. Fighter jets, bombers and remotely controlled aircraft were used for the air strikes, which the five Arab nations “participated ... with the wreckage landing on the Syrian-controlled side of the plateau. ...

  6. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Islamic State releases new video of British hostage as US coalition takes shape

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 09:48am by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... as well as destroying buildings and vehicles, US Central Command said. A US military officer told reporters that the strike, southeast of Iraq’s IS-controlled second city Mosul, was the first ... proclaimed self-rule and its capture would give the jihadists control of a large swathe of the Turkish border. The exiled opposition National Coalition warned of “the danger of a massacre” ...

  7. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Control of water supplies seen as seen as key to Iraq and Syria conflicts

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 09:50pm by GDN

    ... The Guardian Rivers and dams a matter of life and death in arid region, say analysts Control of water key to Iraq, Syria conflicts The outcome of the Iraq and Syrian conflicts may rest on who controls the region's dwindling water supplies, say security analysts in London and Baghdad. Rivers, canals, dams, sewage and desalination plants are now all military targets ...

  8. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    40 Filipino peacekeepers perform 'greatest escape' in Golan Heights

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 04:44am by AFP

    ... firefight" with rebels who tried to ram the gates with pick-up trucks carrying anti-aircraft guns. The soldiers, who were armed only with machine guns and rifles, held off the rebels, who even used ...

  9. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Fiji retracts claim over release of captured peacekeepers in Golan Heights

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 09:29pm by Reuters

    ... three-year civil war reached the frontier with Israeli-controlled territory last month when Islamist fighters overran a crossing along the ceasefire line that has separated Israelis from Syrians ...

  10. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Islamic State beheading video authentic, says White House

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 01:59am by Associated Press

    ... of the Islamic State group by name, Shirley Sotloff said in a video that her son was “an innocent journalist” who shouldn’t pay for US government actions in the Middle East over which he has no control ...




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