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The prime minister of the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip has praised an attack that killed an Israeli in the West Bank. Speaking Tuesday in Gaza, Ismail Haniyeh said the shooting a day earlier outside the city of Hebron "brought back life to the path...
The United Nations says its staff have found a mass grave in South Sudan's oil rich Unity State.   The UN human rights office says staff who visited the site Monday in the northern town of Bentiu counted 14 bodies in the grave and 20 more...
Egypt’s foreign minister sought to downplay speculation of a major shift in his country’s foreign policy, saying during a top-level Russian visit Thursday that Moscow was too important to be a substitute for the United States as Cairo...
The Central Intelligence Agency has declassified 1,400 pages of intelligence surrounding the Camp David Accords, the historic peace treaty negotiated in 1978 by then-President Jimmy Carter with the leaders of Israel and Egypt.   Carter, now 89...
The Egyptian Health Ministry has raised the death toll from Wednesday's violence that followed a crackdown on two pro-Morsy sit-ins to 638. Ministry spokesman Mohammed Fathallah told The Associated Press on Thursday that the number of injured in...
Foreign Minister Mohamed Kamel Amr slammed Wednesday's airstrike on Syria by the Israeli military, saying "such an assault on Arab land is entirely rejected and represents a flagrant violation of the United Nations Charter and international...
MANAMA, Bahrain — A defense lawyer says a Bahrain court has overturned a conviction against a prominent human rights activist for posting alleged anti-government comments on social media. But activist Nabeel Rajab remains jailed while he...
RABAT, Morocco — Moroccan police have violently broken up a protest demanding more political freedoms and denouncing an annual ceremony honoring the king. Dozens of activists gathered in front of parliament in the capital, Rabat, on Wednesday...
KABUL — Two grenades exploded inside a mosque compound during morning prayers in eastern Afghanistan on Wednesday, wounding at least nine worshippers, an Afghan official said. The attack in eastern Khost province came a day after a series of...
  MOGADISHU  — Thousands of Somalis gathered in a Mogadishu sports stadium Monday to celebrate the one-year mark since African Union and Somali soldiers forced militants out of the capital, a military victory that...