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Israel Demolishes Tunnel from Gaza into Its Territory

Israel's military said it demolished a tunnel Sunday stretching from Gaza into its territory in an operation that comes at a time of increased tension over U.S. President Donald Trump's recent Jerusalem declaration.

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Arab League Urges World to Recognize Palestine as State with E. Jerusalem as Its Capital

Arab foreign ministers have called on the United States to rescind its recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital and for the international community to recognize a Palestinian state. 

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Palestinian President Will Not Meet Pence

Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas will not hold a planned meeting with US Vice President Mike Pence following Washington's controversial  policy shift on Jerusalem, an Abbas aide said on Saturday.

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Suspected Saudi-Led Airstrikes Kill 4 in Yemen

Yemeni rebel officials say Saudi-led airstrikes outside a rebel-run TV station in the capital killed at least four people.

The officials said Saturday that the airstrikes the day before targeted the gate of the facility.

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Iraqi PM Declares 'End of War against IS' in Iraq

Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on Saturday announced the end of a three-year war by Iraqi forces to drive the Islamic State jihadist group out of the country.

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Israel Strike Kills Two in Gaza as Trump Rage Simmers

Retaliatory Israeli air strikes on the Gaza Strip killed two Hamas militants on Saturday, as unrest simmered across the Palestinian territories over US President Donald Trump's declaration of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

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N. Korea Condemns 'Dotard' Trump over Jerusalem

North Korea has lambasted US President Donald Trump for recognising Jerusalem as Israel's capital, renewing its description of him as a "dotard" in a statement released Saturday on state media.

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U.S. Urges Saudis to Show Caution in Regional Disputes

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson urged Saudi Arabia to take a more cautious approach to regional conflicts Friday amid growing concern over Riyadh's involvement in Yemen, Qatar and Lebanon.

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Iraqi Christians Celebrate in Town Retaken from IS

Iraqi Christians celebrated the feast of the Immaculate Conception on Friday in the town of Qaraqosh that was previously occupied for three years by jihadists of the Islamic State group.

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Israeli Strike Wounds 14 in Gaza after Rocket Fired from Strip

Israel aircraft attacked Hamas military facilities in the Gaza Strip on Friday night in response to rocket attacks, the Israeli army said.

It was the second night of rocket fire since U.S. President Donald Trump's statement on Wednesday recognizing Jerusalem as the Israeli capital.

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