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‘Not a gift’ UNRWA slams Israel decision to close its Palestinian schools

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Israel will close all UNRWA schools in East Jerusalem to replace them with Israeli-run schools in a blow to Palestinians. The agency has complained it was not told of this decision. Israel’s National Security Council decided it will revoke permits for the schools which are run by the United Nations Relief Works Agency (UNRWA) in Read More

2 dead & 22 injured in massive blaze at France’s iconic Courchevel ski resort

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A massive house fire in the French ski resort of Courchevel has left two people dead and multiple injured, officials confirmed. Some people also had to jump out of windows to save themselves. The fire struck on early Sunday morning in a three-story building occupied by seasonal tourists including foreigners, local media report. The cause Read More

1000s of police on guard as Yellow Vests hit streets in France for 10th week in a row

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For the 10th week in a row, Yellow Vest protesters filled the streets of Paris and other cities in France, with thousands of police standing guard. Earlier, Emmanuel Macron launched his “national debates” on the crisis. In what is being called ‘Act 10’ of the nationwide protests, the Yellow Vests gathered in French cities on Read More

Lazarus of lager: Man pumped full of 15 cans of beer in radical, life-saving procedure

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Desperate times call for desperate measures, such was the bizarre case in which a man at risk of dying from alcohol poisoning was pumped full of 15 cans of beer to save his life. Nguyen Van Nhat, 48, was taken to the General Hospital in Vietnam’s Quang Tri province with a blood-alcohol level a staggering Read More

France seeks Renault board meeting to replace Ghosn: sources

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PARIS (Reuters) – The French government is moving to dismiss Renault’s (RENA.PA) scandal-hit Chairman and Chief Executive Carlos Ghosn and has requested a board meeting to consider candidates to replace him, sources with knowledge of the matter told Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Carlos Ghosn, Chairman and CEO of the Renault-Nissan Alliance, reacts during a news conference Read More

After years of speculation, IDF chief admits Israel supplied Syrian rebels with weapons

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The outgoing IDF chief of staff has spilled the beans on a poorly guarded secret of the Israeli military, that it has supplied Syrian rebels fighting President Bashar Assad’s government with weapons “for self-defense.” Gadi Eisenkot, who was the Israeli Defense Forces’ Chief of Staff for the last three years, told the Sunday Times in Read More

‘Apartheid road’: RT tests notorious West Bank highway segregating Palestinian & Israeli drivers

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There’s one more kind of segregation in the West Bank – a new road where Palestinian and Israeli drivers are separated by a large wall in the middle. Dubbed ‘Apartheid Road’, it makes some Israelis feel ashamed, RT has learned. Israel has just inaugurated a 5-kilometer stretch of the road in the Israeli-occupied West Bank Read More

‘Consider the danger’: US ambassador threatens to sanction German Nord Stream 2 companies

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A US ambassador has reportedly threatened to punish German contributors involved in the multinational Nord Stream 2 pipeline project, and has tried to fan the ‘Russia scare’ to make his point. US Ambassador to Germany Richard Grenell warned companies based in the country that they may face sanctions from Washington over their participation in the Read More

'Jewish Terror’: Settler attacks on Palestinians TRIPLED last year

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In what has been dubbed the ‘Jewish Terror’, settler attacks on Palestinians and their property tripled last year, with nearly 500 incidents reported ranging from racist graffiti, to assault, to the destruction of olive trees. According to figures reported by Haaretz, there were 482 politically motivated crimes carried out by settlers in the West Bank Read More

Teacher accused of splitting pupils by race suspended

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A primary school teacher has been suspended in South Africa after being accused of racially segregating the black and white children in her class. The teacher posted an image of the four to five-year-olds on their first day at Laerskool Schweizer-Reneke on the school’s private Whatsapp group to show parents how they were settling in. Read More