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 2018-06-18 04:59 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

OU agrees: Separating migrant families 'undermines' US values...

Orthodox Union joins Jewish communal letter opposing family separations....

 2018-06-18 04:58 

Press TV

Laura Bush blasts Trump's policy of separating children from parents...

Laura Bush blasts Trump's policy of separating children from parents as "cruel" and "immoral"....

 2018-06-18 04:54 

MehrNews.com

Iran crowned champion at World Deaf Freestyle Wrestling C'ships...

TEHRAN, Jun. 18 (MNA) Gaining 5 gold, 1 silver and 2 bronze medals and a total point of 193, Iran was crowned champion at the 5th World Deaf Senior Freestyle Wrestling Championships held in Vladimir, Russia....

 2018-06-18 04:52 

Al Arabiya

Israeli jets strike nine Gaza targets in response to 'explosive kites, balloons'...

Israeli jets struck nine targets belonging to the Islamist Hamas group in the northern Gaza Strip early on Monday in response to incendiary kites and...

 2018-06-18 04:51 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Friedman to State Department: Israel not a human rights violator...

Ambassador rejected calls for extra scrutiny of IDF behavior, emailed State Department officials to affirm Israel's democratic standards....

 2018-06-18 04:40 

Al Arabiya

Several feared dead after earthquake shakes Japan's Osaka...

Several people were feared dead, including a nine-year-old girl, after a strong quake shook the city of Osaka in western Japan, local media reported...

 2018-06-18 04:37 

JPost.com

IDF soldiers angered by inaction over bed bug infestation on base...

The Michve Alon base is home to many new immigrants, a great number of them lone soldiers....

 2018-06-18 04:31 

Times of Israel

From her hospital bed, teen wounded in terror attack gives thanks for prayers...

Shuva Malka, who was in critical condition after stabbing in Afula, is on the mendShuva Malka, who was in critical condition after stabbing in Afula, is on the mend...

 2018-06-18 04:29 

JPost.com

Iran's president to visit Switzerland, Austria amid nuclear deal row...

The Swiss government said Rouhani and Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif would attend meetings on July 2 and 3 with four Swiss cabinet members, including President Alain Berset....

 2018-06-18 04:29 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Arab-led coalition strikes Hudaida airport compound...

Houthi forces fought to keep control of the airport in Yemen's main port city of Hudaida Sunday as Arab-led coalition airstrikes struck the compound, in an offensive that could be a turning point in the 3-year-old conflict....

 2018-06-18 04:28 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Cabinet formation to speed up after FPM-PSP truce...

With efforts to form a new government being set to move up a gear this week following Prime Minister-designate Saad Hariri's return from visits to Moscow and Riyadh, the Free Patriotic Movement and the Progressive Socialist Party have reached a truce ...

 2018-06-18 04:24 

JPost.com

Gazan killed, three more wounded while trying to cross border fence...

Series of incidents on Israel's southern front signals possible escalation on the horizon...

 2018-06-18 04:22 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Greece, Macedonia sign deal to end name dispute...

Greece and Macedonia set aside three decades of dispute Sunday as they agreed on a new name for the former Yugoslav republic, paving the way for its possible admission to the European Union and NATO....

 2018-06-18 04:22 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Separation of parents, kids at U.S.-Mexico border: How the administration got here...

The Trump administration's move to separate immigrant parents from their children on the U.S.-Mexico border has grabbed attention around the world, drawn scorn from human rights organizations and overtaken the immigration debate in Congress....

 2018-06-18 04:21 

MehrNews.com

VIDEO: Iran vs US at FIVB Volleyball Nations League...

TEHRAN, Jun. 18 (MNA) The national Iranian men's volleyball suffered a 3-0 defeat against US (8071) at the FIVB Volleyball Men's Nations League early Monday. The Iranian squad will next take on South Korea on June 22 in Tehran....

 2018-06-18 04:20 

DEBKAfile

Israeli air strikes hit 7 Hamas targets in Gaza...

Overnight Sunday, Israeli warplane struck 7 Hamas terror targets in northern Gaza in response to the daily assaults by flaming The post Israeli air strikes hit 7 Hamas targets in Gaza appeared first on DEBKAfile ....

 2018-06-18 04:16 

SANA

Interview with football player Omar al-Somah...
 2018-06-18 04:16 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Handcrafted charm in Zaitunay Bay...

Summer in Beirut brings families and couples out to stroll along Zaitunay Bay, taking selfies and enjoying the view....

 2018-06-18 04:12 

MehrNews.com

Terrorists fire shells at al-Baath city in Quneitra...

QUNEITRA, Jun. 18 (MNA) Terrorists from Jabhat al-Nusra on Sunday fired shells at al-Baath city in Quneitra province, causing material damage....

 2018-06-18 04:12 

MehrNews.com

Zarif's senior aide heads delegation to Geneva...

TEHRAN, Jun. 18 (MNA) Hossein Jaberi Ansari, senior aide to Iranian foreign minister, has headed a delegation to Geneva Monday morning to take part in international peace talks on Syria....

 2018-06-18 04:11 

Press TV

Three die as powerful quake jolts Japan's second-biggest metropolis...

A magnitude 6.1 earthquake shakes Osaka, Japan's second-biggest metropolis, killing three people....

 2018-06-18 04:11 

SANA

Restoring security, Aleppo celebrates Eid al-Fitr...
 2018-06-18 04:10 

MehrNews.com

Iranian national team practicing after victory against Morocco...

MOSCW, Jun. 18 (MNA) Iranian national football team is holding its first training camp at FC Lokomotiv after winning against Morocco....

 2018-06-18 04:08 

Bahrain News Agency

Bahrain weather forecast...
 2018-06-18 04:00 

Ishtartv.com

Orthodox Patriarch says Syriacs will remain in Syria, vows to defend lands...

Ishtar TV Chaldean Syriac Assyrian Videos and News. Christian News and Iraq News...

 2018-06-18 03:45 

MehrNews.com

USA wins Iran 3-0: VNL...

TEHRAN, Jun. 18 (MNA) Iran's national volleyball team lost the match 3-0 to USA at the fourth week of Volleyball Men's Nation League (VNL)....

 2018-06-18 03:44 

The Peninsula Qatar

A Woman In The Time Of Blockade; the first Qatari feature film screened in the country...
 2018-06-18 03:42 

Haaretz Daily

Haaretz Cartoon...
 2018-06-18 03:41 

Haaretz Daily

IDF attacks nine Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip in response to rocket fire into Israel...

The army identified the launching of three rockets into Israel, one of which landed in the Gaza Strip. Social networks in Gaza report that prior to the attack, Palestinian factions fired rockets at communities in the Gaza vicinity...

 2018-06-18 03:41 

Haaretz Daily

IDF attacks nine Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip in response to rocket fire into Israel...

Three rockets were fired from the Gaza Strip toward Israel early on Monday morning, with one of them landing in the Gaza Strip. The IDF targeted 9 Hamas targets in response....

 2018-06-18 03:39 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Former Obama adviser rips Trump over summit with Kim...

Susan Rice says Trump-Kim summit was a bigger success for North Korea....

 2018-06-18 03:36 

JPost.com

Arab aircraft hammer Houthis around airport of major Yemen port...

The upsurge in fighting has wounded dozens of civilians and prevented aid organizations from reaching parts of Hodeidah....

 2018-06-18 03:26 

Times of Israel

At least 3 killed, dozens hurt as earthquake rocks Japan's Osaka...

Nine-year-old girl crushed by wall at her school when 6.1 magnitude temblor hits Japan's second largest city during morning commute; no tsunami warningNine-year-old girl crushed by wall at her school when 6.1 magnitude temblor hits Japan's second ...

 2018-06-18 03:25 

JPost.com

London police says three dead in 'unexplained' train death...
 2018-06-18 03:21 

The Peninsula Qatar

Second oil storage tank on fire in fighting at Libya's Ras Lanuf...

An oil storage tank at the Ras Lanuf port in Libya was ablaze on Sunday amid fighting between rival factions for control of the terminals in Libya's oil crescent, a firefighting official said....

 2018-06-18 03:19 

JPost.com

One Gazan reportedly dead after trying to infiltrate into Israel...
 2018-06-18 03:11 

Times of Israel

Trump confidante reveals meeting with Russian selling dirt on Clinton...

Special counsel investigating after Roger Stone admits he rebuffed man, identified as Henry Greenberg, who asked for $2 million in exchange for informationSpecial counsel investigating after Roger Stone admits he rebuffed man, identified as Henry Greenber...

 2018-06-18 03:09 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Torah scrolls from Syrian synagogue go missing...

Jewish artifacts, including ancient Torah scrolls from synagogue in Damascus have gone missing amid the tumult of the ongoing civil war....

 2018-06-18 02:53 

i24 News

US lawmakers want to end 'evil' migrant family separations...

Amid deep divisions, congressional Republicans have struggled to craft a viable immigration plan...

 2018-06-18 02:53 

Kuwait News Agency

Briefing of KUNA main news for Sunday until 00:00 GMT...

RIYADH - The Official Spokesman of the Coalition "Coalition to Restore Legitimacy in Yemen" Col. Turki Al Malki stated that at (13:39) today, Saudi Royal Air Defense Forces monitored the launch of a ballistic missile by the Iran-backed Houthi Mili...

 2018-06-18 02:40 

Times of Israel

Palestinians fire rockets at southern Israel as IDF pounds Gaza...

No reports of injuries as projectiles launched toward Ashkelon; one rocket falls short; Palestinian media reports Israeli aircraft conduct strike in StripNo reports of injuries as projectiles launched toward Ashkelon; one rocket falls short; Palestinian m...

 2018-06-18 02:38 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Egypt raises fuel prices as part of new austerity measures...

Egypt announces new hikes on fuel prices as part of austerity measures tied to an IMF loan....

 2018-06-18 02:28 

JPost.com

Report: Israeli troops fire at Palestinians on Gaza border...
 2018-06-18 02:23 

Times of Israel

New Colombian president open to moving embassy to Jerusalem...

Ivan Duque, who said he wanted to have the best possible ties with Israel, defeats leftist challenger, though some see seeds of political shift for conservative countryIvan Duque, who said he wanted to have the best possible ties with Israel, defeats left...

 2018-06-18 02:19 

JPost.com

UAE hopes UN can convince Yemen's Houthis to cede port city...
 2018-06-18 01:57 

JPost.com

Liberman says Israel will not quietly suffer daily arson attacks from Gaza...

Rockets sound alarms in south for first time in two weeks. IDF fires at Hamas kite unit,...

 2018-06-18 01:37 

FARS News Agency

Army Reinforces Air Defense Systems in Southern Syria...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian army reinforced its air defenses South of country this week amid recent Israeli threats along the border with the occupied Golan Heights. Video footage shows Syrian army deploying a Pantsir-1 air defense system in the Southern ....

 2018-06-18 01:36 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Anti-PA demonstrations continue...

Protests planned this week against the Palestinian Authority over its policy on Gaza. Hamas and the PFLP support the demonstrations....

 2018-06-18 01:33 

The Peninsula Qatar

Qatar to open shelter and establish fund to support workers: Minister...

Qatar will open a shelter and human welfare centre to provide necessary assistance and protection to victims of human trafficking as well as to help them rehabilitate and integrate into the society. It will also provide shelter for temporary workers until...

 2018-06-18 01:29 

Press TV

FIFA World Cup: Mexico 1-0 Germany...

Defending champions Germany have suffered a heavy defeat in their first game at the World Cup after losing 1-0 to Mexico in a thrilling Group F opener....

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