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Top US general recommends nixing sale of F-35 fighter jets to Turkey

Curtis Scaparrotti says Turkey's promise to purchase Russian military technology should deter US from selling fighter jets Turkey aims to revitalise its fleet by planning...
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Tens of thousands of Algerian students join growing anti-Bouteflika protests

Ongoing demonstrations against President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's plan to run for a fifth term continue A student carries a national flag during a protest in the...
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Saudi Arabia’s Jubeir condemns Iran for willingness to plot assassinations

'They have no problem assassinating diplomats... We don't do this,' Saudi minister says Adel al-Jubeir at Middle East summit in Warsaw, 14 February (Reuters) Saudi Arabia's...
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Ilhan Omar’s ‘Benjamins’ tweet storm: ‘Criticising AIPAC is not anti-Semitic’

Commentators tell MEE they are concerned that any criticism of Israel is now being conflated with accusations of anti-Semitism A volley of criticism and rage...
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Libya’s Tuareg find a new home in coastal Amazigh enclave

Despite the hardships, thousands of Tuaregs are settling down in Zuwara, fleeing the war and misery of their restive region Unlike elsewhere in the country,...
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‘We have no choice’: A day in the life of Mosul’s young scrap-metal merchants

Some of Mosul’s poorest children sell pieces of metal scavenged from the ruins of the war-ravaged Old City Children as young as seven collect and...

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Social media companies' policies have had 'real life consequences' for thousands of Arab users, activists say in open letter Saudi Arabia's then Deputy Crown Prince...

Home Office-backed counter-extremism group waging Twitter campaign against Corbyn

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Faith Matters, which received support through the UK government's flagship counter-extremism programme, has described Labour Party under Corbyn as a 'Stalinist cult' Jeremy Corbyn, the...