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Protests held in West Bank against annexation plan

Protests held in West Bank against annexation plan

Palestinians in the West Bank yesterday rallied to mark 53 years of Israeli occupation and protest against the Jewish state’s plans to annex part of the territory.

Libya’s UN-recognised govt claims full control of Tripoli

Libya’s UN-recognised govt claims full control of Tripoli

The head of Libya’s UN-recognised unity government, Fayez al-Sarraj, said yesterday that his forces were “determined” to take over the entire country from his rival, military commander Khalifa Haftar.

Libya’s UN-recognised govt claims full control of Tripoli

Libya’s UN-recognised govt claims full control of Tripoli

The head of Libya’s UN-recognised unity government, Fayez al-Sarraj, said yesterday that his forces were “determined” to take over the entire country from his rival, military commander Khalifa Haftar.

Joy in Gaza as mosques reopen after virus closure

Joy in Gaza as mosques reopen after virus closure

Mosques in the Gaza Strip reopened yesterday after a 70-day closure due to the novel coronavirus, with one worshipper saying he was “overjoyed” despite fears over the pandemic.

Virus on rise again in Iran with over 3,000 cases for third day

Virus on rise again in Iran with over 3,000 cases for third day

The spread of novel coronavirus has accelerated again this month in Iran which on Wednesday officially confirmed over 3,000 new cases for a third consecutive day.

Iran bemoans indiscipline as virus cases crest again

Iran bemoans indiscipline as virus cases crest again

Iran yesterday lamented that people were ignoring social distancing rules as it reported more than 3,000 new coronavirus infections in a second cresting wave.

Libya rivals ‘agree return to ceasefire dialogue’

Libya rivals ‘agree return to ceasefire dialogue’

The United Nations’ Libya mission said yesterday the country’s warring parties had agreed to restart talks aimed at reaching a lasting ceasefire, after a three-month suspension.

Palestinian family mourns autistic son killed by police

Palestinian family mourns autistic son killed by police

Iyad Hallak, a 32-year-old Palestinian man with autism, passed Israeli police every day to reach his special needs school in Jerusalem’s Old City.

Lebanese food aid drive underlines pain of nation’s economic collapse

Lebanese food aid drive underlines pain of nation’s economic collapse

As Lebanon’s debilitating economic crisis drags on, Lebanese whose living standards have plunged are relying more and more on a growing support system of charities and private initiatives to fend off hunger.

Syrian artists in Idlib paint tribute to George Floyd

Syrian artists in Idlib paint tribute to George Floyd

A Syrian graffiti artist in the country’s last rebel stronghold of Idlib has turned to wall art after the death of George Floyd in police custody in the United States.

Lebanon says too early to claim victory over virus

Lebanon says too early to claim victory over virus

The worst of the coronavirus pandemic has passed but declaring victory against the disease would be premature, Lebanon's health minister said Monday, as the country gradually opened up.

Kuwait records 719 new coronavirus cases, 8 deaths

Kuwait records 719 new coronavirus cases, 8 deaths

The Kuwaiti Ministry of Health announced Monday 719 new cases of coronavirus disease (Covid-19), and 8 deaths

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