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US 'cuts UNRWA funding' by more than half

Trump government holds back $65m of planned $125m package, a move that could prove catastrophic for millions in need.

Palestinian refugees

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New US-backed Syria force: Five things you should know

Here is what you need to know about the US-backed Syria force reportedly in making in the country's northeast.

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Qatari royal's detention in UAE confirmed by his family

Rights committee in Qatar receives complaint by Sheikh Abdullah Al Thani about his arbitrary detention in Abu Dhabi.

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Palestinian leaders reconsider recognition of Israel

Palestine Liberation Organisation reconsiders its recognition of Israel until Israel recognises the State of Palestine.

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Bahrain ruling on Nabeel Rajab jail term condemned

Rights groups warn ailing political activist, who has been in detention since 2016, could spend more years in jail.

Nabeel Rajab

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Turkey bolsters Syria border as US force plan slammed

Armoured vehicles, tanks deployed as Turkey, Syria and Russia attack US-led coalition plan to form 30,000-strong force.

Turkey military reinforcements

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Donald Trump thanks Qatar for combating 'terrorism'

President Trump thanks Qatar's emir for countering 'terrorism and extremism in all forms' during a phone call.

Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani meets US President Donald Trump

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Deadly twin blasts rock central Baghdad

Scores also wounded as two suicide bombers detonate belts among a crowd of workers, officials say.

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Palestinian killed by Israeli forces east of Qalqilya

Ahmad Salim, 24, was hit by Israeli fire on Monday in the town of Jayous, east of Qalqilya.

Israeli forces

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What unblocking Telegram app means to Iranians

With an estimated 40 million users, app's shutdown by authorities had a serious effect on the lives of many Iranians.

Telegram app

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