‘ We don’t care who wins ‘: young Gazans consider little option in Israel’s elections

On Gaza Citys quayside, Palestinians fear that Benjamin Netanyahus challengers in Tuesdays poll are as belligerent as he is As reflections from the quayside illuminations twinkle in the water below, the fisherman Maher Abu Hazima takes a five shekel coin from his pocket and holds it face up.” That’s Netanyahu ,” he says before turning […]

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Influx of refugees from Yemen divides South Korean resort island

Arrival of refugees has sparked debate about countrys role in accept asylum seekers Hamza al-Odaini had two routes before him after he graduated from secondary school in Yemen: be forced to pick up a firearm and battle in the civil war now in its fourth year, or flee the country. In the end, his mother […]

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‘Tunisia is finished’: smugglers profit as downturn drives European exodus

Growing unemployment, dwindling wages and tax hikes trigger rise in illegal migration and concerns over terrorism Migration and developing ‘Tunisia is finished’: smugglers gain as downturn drives European exodus Growing unemployment, dwindling wages and taxation hikes trigger rise in illegal migration and concerns over terrorism Global development is supported by About this content Simon Speakman […]

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Palestinians do not want to negate Israel. We simply want a future | Atef Abu Saif

We Gazans may be penned in like animals but on Nakba day we will show the world our humanity is unbroken, says the Palestinian writer Atef Abu Saif On the first Friday of the Great March of Return I went to the border between Gaza and Israel with my two youngest children, Yasser and Jaffa. […]

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Trapped in Yemen: Dave Eggers on one man’s astonishing oppose to get home to America

Even before the US travel ban, Californian Mokhtar Alkhanshali found himself stranded on a business trip, left to find his own way out of a war zone In the spring of 2015, I met Mokhtar Alkhanshali outside the Blue Bottle Coffee headquarters in Oakland, California. He had just returned from Yemen, having narrowly escaped with […]

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Interpol circulates listing of suspected Isis fighters believed to be in Italy

Exclusive: Interpol believes the 50 suspects, all Tunisian nationals, may be attempting to reach other European countries Italy Interpol circulates listing of suspected Isis fighters believed to be in Italy Exclusive: Interpol believes the 50 suspects, all Tunisian nationals, may be attempting to reach other European countries Lorenzo Tondo and Piero Messina in Palermo @lorenzo_tondo […]

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Interpol circulates listing of suspected Isis fighters believed to be in Italy

Exclusive: Interpol believes the 50 suspects, all Tunisian nationals, may be attempting to reach other European countries Italy Interpol circulates listing of suspected Isis fighters believed to be in Italy Exclusive: Interpol believes the 50 suspects, all Tunisian nationals, may be attempting to reach other European countries Lorenzo Tondo and Piero Messina in Palermo @lorenzo_tondo […]

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Israel launches ‘its most painful strike’ on Hamas since 2014

Violence flares as Netanyahu advises we will increase the strength of our assaults as much as necessary Israel’s military carried out its largest airstrike campaign in Gaza since the 2014 war on Saturday, Israeli prime minister benjamin netanyahu said, as Hamas activists launched more than 200 rockets and mortars before announcing a ceasefire. Two Palestinian […]

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Trapped in Yemen: Dave Eggers on one man’s astonishing oppose to get home to America

Even before the US travel ban, Californian Mokhtar Alkhanshali found himself stranded on a business trip, left to find his own way out of a war zone In the spring of 2015, I met Mokhtar Alkhanshali outside the Blue Bottle Coffee headquarters in Oakland, California. He had just returned from Yemen, having narrowly escaped with […]

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