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Israel strikes Hamas targets in Gaza in response to rocket attack

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Israel has begun striking Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip in response to a rocket attack that injured a British-Israeli family. The military confirmed it had started a bombardment of the territory after an overnight blast in the Mishmeret farming community, north of the city of Kfar Saba, which left seven people wounded. An Israeli Read More

Mozambique prepares for cholera after cyclone wreaks havoc

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BEIRA, Mozambique (Reuters) – Rescue teams in Mozambique moved hundreds of people displaced by Cyclone Idai’s massive and deadly flooding to safer shelters on Monday, while the government made preparations for a cholera outbreak that it says is inevitable amid the devastation. In areas west of the port city of Beira, hundreds of people were Read More

Trump signs declaration recognizing Israel's sovereignty over disputed Golan Heights

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US President Donald Trump has signed a declaration recognizing Israel’s sovereignty over the Golan Heights, seized from Syria during the 1967 Six-Day War. In a joint press conference with Israeli President Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday, Trump hailed the “powerful” relationship between the US and Israel, while Netanyahu called the signing “historic justice” and a “diplomatic Read More

US sanctions don’t work, make human rights situation worse – UN sanctions rapporteur

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From Venezuela to Iran, Liberia to Belarus, there’s barely a corner of the world not sanctioned by the US. But economic penalties don’t help regime change and unfairly impact civilians, the UN sanctions rapporteur told RT. When direct military action is out of the question, economic sanctions are often the US’ next weapon of choice. Read More

ADNOC awards Block 1 exploration rights to Indian consortium

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3/25/2019 Photo: His Excellency Dr. Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, UAE minister of state and ADNOC Group CEO, Duraiswamy Rajkumar, chairman and managing director of Bharat Petroleum Corporation, and Sanjiv Singh, chairman of Indian Oil Corporation. ABU DHABI — The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) signed agreements, awarding the exploration rights for Abu Dhabi Onshore Read More

British-Israeli family injured by rocket fired from Gaza Strip

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Benjamin Netanyahu has cut short a trip to Washington after members of a British-Israeli family were among seven people injured by a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip. The strike destroyed a home in the Mishmeret farming community, north of the city of Kfar Saba. An Israeli government source confirmed to Sky News that six Read More

Macron wishes injured 73yo Yellow Vest protester ‘a speedy recovery and… wisdom’

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French President Emmanuel Macron, who many blame for the violence unleashed on Yellow Vest protesters, said he hopes one elderly protester whose head was severely injured during a demonstration gains “wisdom” over her injury. Genevieve Legay, a French anti-globalization activist, was knocked over by officers wielding batons at an unauthorized rally in Nice last week. Read More

China plans to invest in mature fields to boost production

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By Aibing Guo on 3/25/2019 HONG KONG (Bloomberg) — China’s oil giants aim to spend the most in five years in pursuit of higher energy output. But unlike global rivals investing in top-tier assets, the state-owned producers are trying to boost supply from fields that are either old and high-cost or new and challenging. China’s Read More

‘Wrecking ball’ to international law: HRW slams Trump’s support for Israel’s claim to Golan Heights

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Human Rights Watch has slammed the Trump administration for promising to recognize Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights, describing it as sending a “wrecking ball” through the rights of Syrians living there. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is set to visit the White House on Monday, where Trump is expected to ratify a directive recognizing Read More