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Hot Debate Around Iran Nuclear Deal on Final Day of Munich Security Conference

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday traded barbs and threats, speaking about Iran nuclear deal and Tehran’s role in the settlement of conflicts in the Middle East, during the final day of the 54th Munich Security Conference (MSC) in Germany.

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Putin to King Salman: Continuation of Gulf crisis does not serve Middle East stability

On Wednesday, Russian President Vladimir Putin said in a telephone conversation that the ongoing crisis with Qatar does not serve the interest of Middle East’s stability and joint efforts to fight terrorism, according to a statement by the Kremlin.

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Putin to King Salman: Continuation of Persian Gulf crisis does not serve Middle East stability

On Wednesday, Russian President Vladimir Putin said in a telephone conversation that the ongoing crisis with Qatar does not serve the interest of Middle East’s stability and joint efforts to fight terrorism, according to a statement by the Kremlin.

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Putin reveals discussions on Mideast with Trump

Russian president Vladimir Putin said Monday at the start of talks with Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas that he had discussed the Middle East conflict with his US counterpart Donald Trump.

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Will 2018 be the year of return to Syria?

Today, in government buildings across Europe and the Middle East, officials debate policies that would return millions of Syrian refugees to their war-ravaged land. Displaced families sit in refugee tents weighing up the risk of returning home, too; the burden weighing heavier on their shoulders.

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"Arabs and Muslims Will Never Accept Israel as the Jewish State"

Mordechai Kedar, a distinguished specialist of the Middle East, recently published an article arguing that Israel can never win its neighbors’ acceptance. This conclusion flies directly in the face of the Israel Victory Project I have proposed, which is about gaining precisely that acceptance. So, Kedar’s analysis calls for a reply.

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A US-Turkish Clash in Syria?

The war for dominance in the Middle East, following the crushing of ISIS, appears about to commence in Syria — with NATO allies America and Turkey on opposing sides.

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Pence visit showcases dilemma facing Egypt, Jordan leaders

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence’s upcoming visit to the Middle East comes at a time of intensely publicized friction between his administration and the Palestinian leadership.

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Triton malware: Next-gen cyberweapon that can shut down power plants accidentally leaked online

A powerful malware, dubbed Triton or Trisis, which allows hackers to gain remote access to energy facilities’ safety systems, has reportedly been accidentally leaked online for anyone to download. The malware is considered by some experts to be a next-generation cyberweapon and has already been used in December 2017 to shut down an oil and gas facility in the Middle East.

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Jared Kushner’s connection to an Israeli business goes without scrutiny

THERE was a time when we all went along with the myth that American peacemaking in the Middle East was even-handed, neutral, uninfluenced by the religion or political background or business activities of the peacemakers. Even when, during the Clinton administration, the four principle US “peacemakers” were all Jewish Americans — their lead negotiator, Dennis Ross, a former prominent staff member of the most powerful Israeli lobby group, Aipac (The American-Israel Public Affairs Committee) — the Western press scarcely mentioned this

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Trump threatens to withhold Palestinian aid

President Donald Trump admitted the Middle East peace process was in difficulty Tuesday and threatened to cut US aid to Palestinians, currently worth more than $300 million a year.

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What do the emails from Clinton aide Huma Abedin found on Anthony Weiner’s laptop reveal?

In 2016, the FBI uncovered a series of emails from Anthony Weiner’s laptop that were sent by his now-estranged wife and Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin. Four of these documents were marked as “confidential” and involved numerous discussions regarding Middle Eastern affairs.

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Japan takes up Jerusalem issue, proposes 4-party talks

Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, currently touring the Middle East, has proposed four-party talks in Tokyo, a senior official of the Israeli Prime Minister’s Office told The Nikkei.

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War in Middle East could drive up oil prices to $80 in 2018, warns Nomura

Increased tensions in the Middle East next year could drive up global oil prices and have knock on effects on inflation, according to new analysis by financial firm Nomura.

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US Advised to Drop Hostility Toward Iran

T he United States should abandon its hostile approach toward Iran and engage in fence-mending dialogue, which could greatly contribute to peace efforts in the Middle East, said an article recently published by the Register-Guard.

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