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Mideast Trip 'Opportunity to Advance' Israeli-Palestinian Peace, Says Tillerson

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Monday as President Donald Trump arrived in Israel that the trip was a chance to advance peace between Israelis and Palestinians.

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Israel in Rare Overture to Palestinians 'at Trump Request'

Israeli ministers have approved measures aimed at improving the Palestinian economy and facilitating crossings, rare moves said to be at Donald Trump's request hours ahead of the US president's arrival.

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Trump In Israel Says 'Rare Opportunity' to Bring Peace to Region

US President Donald Trump spoke of a "rare opportunity" to bring stability to the region as he landed in Israel on Monday to seek ways to restart Israeli-Palestinian peace efforts.

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Saudi King Slams Iran as 'Spearhead of Global Terrorism'

Saudi Arabia's King Salman on Sunday accused regional rival Shiite Iran of exporting extremist Islamic movements to the world and vowed to eliminate the Islamic State group.

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What to Expect from Trump's Visit to Israel, Palestinian Territories

U.S. President Donald Trump's visit to Israel and the Palestinian territories on Monday and Tuesday will be closely scrutinized as he seeks ways to restart peace efforts. Here are key issues:

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Netanyahu Says Will Discuss Peace Efforts with Trump

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday he will discuss peace efforts with U.S. President Donald Trump when he visits this week, while the Israeli cabinet considered economic gestures toward the Palestinians.

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Sites Trump Will Visit in His Holy Land Trip

When U.S. President Donald Trump lands in Tel Aviv on Monday for the Israeli-Palestinian leg of his trip, he will hold talks with leaders from both sides, but also visit key sites:

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Trump Scandals No Issue for Saudi, Says Minister

The scandals besetting U.S. President Donald Trump at home have no bearing on an increasingly close relationship with Saudi Arabia, a senior Saudi cabinet minister said on Sunday.

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Trump Announces Plans to Soon Visit Egypt

U.S. President Donald Trump told Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Sunday during talks in the Saudi capital that he would soon visit Egypt.

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Controversy Trailing Him, Trump Heads for Israeli-Palestinian Talks

U.S. President Donald Trump heads for Israel and the Palestinian territories Monday as part of his first trip abroad since taking office, hoping to renew peace efforts but with controversy trailing him.

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