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Donald Trump presides as Israel and Arab states sign historic pacts
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US, UAE, Israel and Bahrain sign Abraham Accord
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UAE, Bahrain sign deal with Israel at White House
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Peace deals mark 'dawn of a new Middle East' -Trump
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Palestinians reject Israel-Bahrain deal
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Norwegian MP nominates Donald Trump for Nobel Peace Prize
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Donald Trump nominated for Nobel Peace Prize
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On board the historic Tel Aviv-Abu Dhabi flight
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Kushner Tries To Round Up Arab Leaders To Cheer Israel's Normalization Deal With UAE
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Lebanon marks 100 years in turmoil
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U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo arrives in UAE
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Chinese, Saudis among buyers of Cyprus's 'golden passports'
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Turkey may suspend ties with UAE over Israel deal
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Israel, United Arab Emirates reach historic deal
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UAE says Israel should back off threat to annex West BankA senior United Arab Emirates official said on Monday that any unilateral move by Israel to annex parts of the occupied West Bank would be a serious setback for the Middle East peace process.
U.S. accuses ex-Venezuelan lawmaker of drug conspiracy tied to Middle East militantsU.S. prosecutors on Wednesday charged a former Venezuelan lawmaker with taking part with President Nicolas Maduro in a scheme linked to South American and Middle Eastern militant groups to traffic..
New Iran parliament convenes under strict coronavirus curbsIran's new parliament convened on Wednesday after the Feb. 21 elections under strict health protocols and social distancing rules to ward off the coronavirus in one of the hardest-hit Middle Eastern..
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Israel must abandon annexation threat, says U.N. Middle East envoyIsrael must abandon its threat to annex parts of the occupied West Bank, the U.N. Middle East envoy said on Wednesday, branding such a plan as a serious violation of international law that would "close..
Iran Supreme Leader says Americans will be expelled from Iraq and SyriaAmericans will be expelled from Iraq and Syria, Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Sunday, renewing Iran's demand for U.S. troops to be withdrawn from the Middle East.
U.S. envoy misses Pompeo's arrival in Israel over illnessThe U.S. ambassador to Israel did not attend Wednesday's arrival of Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in the Middle East nation as he was feeling unwell and had been advised to keep away, the U.S. State..
Turkey says UAE spreading chaos in Middle EastTurkey accused the United Arab Emirates on Tuesday of bringing chaos to the Middle East through its interventions in Libya and Yemen, allegations which are likely to inflame tensions between the..
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U.N. Palestinian refugee agency operating on 'month-to-month' basis due to U.S. aid cut: officialScrambling to tackle COVID-19 in camps across the Middle East, the U.N. agency supporting Palestinian refugees said on Tuesday it only has enough cash to operate until the end of May because of..
Iran's coronavirus death toll rises by 74 as mosques due to reopenThe coronavirus death toll in Iran, one of the hardest hit countries in the Middle East, rose by 74 in the past 24 hours to 6,277, the Health Ministry said on Monday, as mosques were due to reopen in..
Australian Defence Force says five members have caught coronavirus in the Middle EastFive Defence members stationed in the Middle East have been brought home after testing positive for COVID-19.
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Iran reopens parks, further easing virus-linked curbsIran reopened parks and recreational areas on Wednesday, pressing ahead with measures to ease its coronavirus curbs despite one of the worst outbreaks of the disease in the Middle East.
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Turkey's coronavirus cases overtake Iran, highest in Middle EastTurkey's confirmed coronavirus cases have risen to 82,329, Health Minister Fahrettin Koca said on Saturday, overtaking neighbouring Iran for the first time to register the highest total in the Middle..
Coronavirus could cause upheaval across Middle East: Red CrossCoronavirus outbreaks across the Middle East threaten to shatter the lives of millions of already destitute people in conflict zones, and could fuel socio-economic upheaval, the International Committee..
Threat from Iran to U.S. forces in Iraq remains 'significant': senior U.S. diplomatIranian-backed militia pose a continuing and "significant" threat to U.S. forces in Iraq, the State Department's top diplomat for the Middle East said on Thursday, about a week after U.S. President..
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Iran's Rouhani says low-risk economic activities to resume from April 11 amid coronavirusIran's president said on Sunday "low-risk" economic activities would resume from April 11 in the Middle Eastern country worst-affected by the new coronavirus.
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Iran extends prison furloughs as coronavirus death toll risesIran's coronavirus death toll has risen to 2,640, a health ministry official said on Sunday, as the Middle East's worst-hit country grapples with the fast-spreading outbreak.
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Mideast states not communicating enough about virus: WHOThe World Health Organization (WHO) said on Wednesday that some information about coronavirus cases was being "insufficiently communicated" by Middle East states.
Asia prepares for coronavirus boomerang wave as residents return homeGovernments in Asia are preparing measures to head off a new wave of coronavirus cases as people flee an explosion of the disease in Europe, North America and the Middle East.
China urges U.S. to lift sanctions on Iran amid coronavirus responseChina on Monday urged the United States to lift sanctions on Iran immediately amid the Middle Eastern country's response to the coronavirus outbreak.
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