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Trump wants to cut funds for UN missions in Middle East

In a plan that's unlikely to make it past Congress, Trump seeks to cut funds to UN missions across region and globally.

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Egypt's former top auditor ordered detained for 15 days

US says it is following the case of Hisham Genena who was arrested over remarks about incriminating documents.

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Erdogan slams US 'support for Kurdish YPG fighters'

Ankara says Washington can no longer use fighting ISIL as an excuse to support Kurdish fighters in northern Syria.

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan

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Israeli police recommend indictment of Netanyahu

In televised address, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says police recommendation will 'end with nothing'.

Benjamin Netanyahu

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Egyptian authorities detain ex-official Hisham Genena

Hisham Genena held after claiming former army chief Anan possesses secret files that could undermine country's leaders.

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Egypt to probe ex-army chief and aide over secret files

Egypt's ex-top auditor says former army chief Anan possesses secret documents that would incriminate people in power.

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US denies alleged West Bank settlement annexation plan

White House vehemently denies Israeli PM's comments that discussions taking place on annexing West Bank settlements.

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Ayelet Shaked: Israel must safeguard Jewish majority

Minister Ayelet Shaked says keeping Israel's Jewish majority is justified, even 'at the price' of rights violations.

Ayelet Shaked

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Ahed Tamimi's trial gets under way behind closed doors

Tamimi's case has become a rallying cry against Israel's policy to detain hundreds of Palestinian children in jail.

Ahed Tamimi

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Tillerson urges coalition unity in fight against ISIL

Tillerson's comments come during donor conference in Kuwait to support reconstruction and stabilisation efforts in Iraq.

Rex Tillerson

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Global_News

Turkey says reports Syrian army will aid Kurdish YPG in Afrin are false, adding such a move will be a 'major disaster'.

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