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Egypt court confirms death sentence for Brotherhood head, 13 others
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Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohamed Badie (left) flashes the Rabaa sign as he stands behind bars during his trial with ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi and other leaders of the Brotherhood in a December 14, 2014 file photo. A Cairo court … No tags for this post.

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US televangelist, megachurch leader Robert Schuller dies at 88
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Televangelist Robert Schuller and his wife Arvella arrive for a memorial service for the late actor Gregory Peck in Los Angeles, in this file photo taken June 16, 2003. Schuller, known worldwide for his weekly Hour Of Power broadcasts, died in Southern … No tags for this post.

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Paris to sue Fox News for reports on Muslim 'no-go zones'
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Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal speaking on a campaign trip last year. On his recent "fact-finding" visit to Britain, he surprised the British by saying the country had "no-go zones" where syariah law, not British law, was in place. — PHOTO: AFP … No tags for this post.

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Saudi King Salman's US absence signals discontent with Iran policy
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7. How an Iraqi friar saved ancient Christian manuscripts from Islamic State. 8. Two killed in blasts at Turkey party rally ahead of polls. 9. Singaporean, American missing in Yemen reach Oman, host of 'secret' US talks. 10. Huge blaze rips through The … No tags for this post.

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Twitter and YouTube blocked in Turkey over images of hostage-taking
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A man attempts to access Youtube after an Istanbul court's ban decision in Istanbul, Turkey on April 6, 2015. Turkey blocked access to Twitter and YouTube on Monday over the publication of photographs of an Istanbul prosecutor held at gunpoint by far … No tags for this post.

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Trial begins in case of mob lynching of Afghan woman
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KABUL (AFP) – The trial began Saturday of 49 people charged in connection with the brutal mob lynching of an Afghan woman in Kabul in March, a killing that triggered protests around the country. The first day of the trial at Afghanistan's Primary Court … No tags for this post.

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Tunisia: First Arab constitution, birthplace of Arab spring, now a stable Arab …
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7. How an Iraqi friar saved ancient Christian manuscripts from Islamic State. 8. Two killed in blasts at Turkey party rally ahead of polls. 9. Singaporean, American missing in Yemen reach Oman, host of 'secret' US talks. 10. Huge blaze rips through The … No tags for this post.

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Palestinian President Abbas to meet Pope Francis before Palestinian nuns …
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7. How an Iraqi friar saved ancient Christian manuscripts from Islamic State. 8. Two killed in blasts at Turkey party rally ahead of polls. 9. Singaporean, American missing in Yemen reach Oman, host of 'secret' US talks. 10. Huge blaze rips through The … No tags for this post.

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Saudi and Arab allies conduct air strikes on Houthi rebels in Yemen
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Singaporean, American missing in Yemen reach Oman, host of 'secret' US talks. 2. Singaporean and American evacuated from Yemen to Oman. 3. Anti-ISIS strategy to face scrutiny at Paris coalition meeting on Tuesday. 4. US-led coalition meets to tackle … No tags for this post.

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Anti-ISIS coalition pledges 'no ransoms' for hostages
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WASHINGTON (AFP) – Members of a United States-led coalition fighting the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militant group on Thursday vowed to stick by global resolutions to refuse to pay ransoms for citizens held hostage by militants, US … No tags for this post.

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Iran says ready to let in Google, other Internet firms
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Iran could allow Internet giants such as Google to operate in the Islamic republic if they respect its "cultural" rules, Fars news agency said on Sunday, March 1, 2015, quoting Deputy Telecommunications and Information Technology Minister Nasrollah … No tags for this post.

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Egypt, Saudi mull joint exercise amid Yemen air war
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A Saudi artillery unit fires shells towards Houthi positions from the Saudi border with Yemen on April 13, 2015. Saudi Arabia and Egypt are considering holding joint military manoeuvres in the kingdom as the allies carry out air strikes in neighbouring … No tags for this post.

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US Secretary of State Kerry says 'critical moment' for Russia to fulfil …
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7. How an Iraqi friar saved ancient Christian manuscripts from Islamic State. 8. Two killed in blasts at Turkey party rally ahead of polls. 9. Singaporean, American missing in Yemen reach Oman, host of 'secret' US talks. 10. Huge blaze rips through The … No tags for this post.

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Israel's parliament approves new Netanyahu government
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delivers a speech in the Knesset, the Israeli parliament, before his new government is sworn in following the mid-March general elections, in Jerusalem May 14, 2015. — PHOTO: REUTERS … No tags for this post.

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Iran president appeals to world leaders including Obama as nuclear talks near …
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Singaporean, American missing in Yemen reach Oman, host of 'secret' US talks. 2. Singaporean and American evacuated from Yemen to Oman. 3. Anti-ISIS strategy to face scrutiny at Paris coalition meeting on Tuesday. 4. US-led coalition meets to tackle … No tags for this post.

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