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Mahmoud Abbas 'suffers from pneumonia, condition improving'

President of Palestinian Authority expected to stay 'several more days' in hospital', official says after visiting him.

Istishari hospital in Ramallah

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'Who are you?' Iran hits back at US demands

President Rouhani rejects US demands while Iran's foreign minister dismisses Pompeo's conditions as 'sham' diplomacy.

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani

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British-Iranian jailed in Tehran faces new charge: family

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe appeared in court without a lawyer to face charge of 'spreading propaganda', her husband says.

Richard Ratcliffe

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Paraguay president inaugurates Israel embassy in Jerusalem

Paraguay is the second country to follow the US in moving its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

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Syria army pushes ISIL out of south Damascus district: State TV

Army and its allies have battled for weeks to recapture tiny ISIL-held enclave in south of Damascus.

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Zarif: EU must increase Iran investments to save nuclear deal

Iranian foreign minister says the bloc must take 'more practical strides' to preserve landmark 2015 Iran nuclear deal.

Mohammed Javad Zarif with Miguel Arias Canete

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After meeting Abadi, Sadr says new government will be 'inclusive'

Shia leader meets political rivals in Baghdad as Iraq enters period of negotiations for formation of next cabinet.

Abadi, Sadr

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Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas admitted to hospital

President Mahmoud Abbas is in hospital for a third time this week, according to Palestinian media.

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Activists: ISIL fighters withdraw from Syria's Yarmouk

Videos online purport to show buses entering the last rebel enclave after midnight on Sunday to evacuate ISIL fighters from the area.

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Saudi Arabia 'arrests women's rights activists'

Saudi authorities detained seven women's rights defenders since May 15, Human Rights Watch says.

women's rights

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