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 2021-09-19 11:20 

Al Jazeera

How a submarine deal sparked a major diplomatic crisis...

Australia's move to ditch a submarine deal has spiralled into an unprecedented diplomatic row between Western allies....

 2021-09-19 11:19 

Kuwait News Agency

Kuwait Amir receives Crown Prince, Acting PM...

KUWAIT, Sept 19 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received at Seef Palace His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Mishal Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah. His Highness the Amir also receiving Acting Prime Minister and Minister...

 2021-09-19 11:18 

Arutz Sheva

'A surprise like the Yom Kippur War will never repeat itself'...

President Isaac Herzog participates in Yom Kippur War memorial at Mount Herzl, marking 48 years since the war....

 2021-09-19 11:15 

Al Arabiya

India records 30,773 new COVID-19 cases in 24 hours as it seeks to reopen to tourists...

India on Sunday reported 30,773 new coronavirus infections in the past 24 hours, taking the total to 33.4 million, as it seeks to reopen the country to...

 2021-09-19 11:14 

Bahrain News Agency

German defence minister wants to boost path for EU military missions...
 2021-09-19 11:13 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Election observers in Russia: Afraid of government retribution...

Volunteers for an independent vote-monitoring group in Russia, labeled as a 'foreign agent', voice concern over their futures....

 2021-09-19 11:10 

Al Arabiya

Biden, Macron to talk in 'coming days' about submarines spat...

US President Joe Biden and French President Emmanuel Macron will talk on the phone in the coming days amid high tension over a submarines contract, a...

 2021-09-19 11:06 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

'A surprise like the Yom Kippur War will never repeat itself'...

President Isaac Herzog participates in Yom Kippur War memorial at Mount Herzl, marking 48 years since the war....

 2021-09-19 11:04 

Al Arabiya

Turkey is ready for talks with Armenia: Erdogan...

Turkey's president on Sunday said his country was ready for talks with Armenia but added Yerevan needed to take steps towards opening a controversial...

 2021-09-19 11:01 

Al Jazeera

We must stop children getting addicted to online gaming...

China's new restrictions might be unthinkable elsewhere, but it is time for a digital detox....

 2021-09-19 11:01 

Al Jazeera

Erdogan visits US amid disagreements with President Biden...

Turkey hopes relations with the US, blighted by a litany of disputes, can be salvaged on President Erdogan's trip....

 2021-09-19 10:58 

Al Jazeera

Protesters call to 'kick out' Thai PM on coup anniversary...

Demonstrators mark 15th anniversary of coup d'etat that overthrew then Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra....

 2021-09-19 10:55 

Arutz Sheva

Terrorists threats going unpunished...

The IDF's former top military prosecutor in Judea and Samaria said he doesn't believe the army has tools within its disposal to punish the six terrorists who fled Gilboa Prison and were rearrested following a lengthy search....

 2021-09-19 10:49 

ISNA

Iranian FM to depart for New York...

Tehran (ISNA) Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh announced that Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian will depart for New York on Monday to attend the UN General Assembly....

 2021-09-19 10:41 

Times of Israel

Schoolkids required to show negative COVID antigen test after Sukkot vacation...

Serious coronavirus cases hit a high not seen for close to three weeks, 10 days after the end of Rosh HashanahSerious coronavirus cases hit a high not seen for close to three weeks, 10 days after the end of Rosh Hashanah...

 2021-09-19 10:39 

Haaretz Daily

Eyesores galore: These are the 11 most hideous buildings in Israel...

11 constructions across Israel demonstrate what happens when architects realize the fantasies of politicians, contractors and capitalists...

 2021-09-19 10:39 

Haaretz Daily

This is Israeli COVID anti-vaxxers' most crooked, toxic claim...

Proselytizing anti-vaxxers, a vocal minority in Israel, make many spurious and damaging claims, but one fallacy about the pandemic and the COVID vaccine stands head and shoulders above the rest...

 2021-09-19 10:37 

Arutz Sheva

Negative test result condition for return to school after Sukkot...

Grades 1-6 barred from school after holidays pending presentation of negative result, teachers will need proof of third vaccine dose....

 2021-09-19 10:36 

MehrNews.com

Iran crowned at Asian volleyball championships...

TEHRAN, Sep. 19 (MNA) The national Iranian men's volleyball team won the title of the Asian Men's Volleyball Championship 2021 after winning the national team the hosts Japan 3-0 in the final match on Sunday....

 2021-09-19 10:25 

Al Arabiya

Turkey's Erdogan says will meet Greece's PM in New York...

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday that he would meet Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on the sidelines of the United Nations General...

 2021-09-19 10:25 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Negative test result condition for return to school after Sukkot...

Grades 1-6 barred from school after holidays pending presentation of negative result, teachers will need proof of third vaccine dose....

 2021-09-19 10:20 

MehrNews.com

Iran only country standing against American-Zionist projects...

TEHRAN, Sep. 19 (MNA) Warning about the normalization of ties of Arab states with the Zionist regime, a senior member of Islamic Jihad Resistance Movement in Palestine said that Iran is the only country that stood against Zionist-American projects....

 2021-09-19 10:18 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Around 16,000 New COVID Cases Detected in Iran - Society/Culture news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) The number of people tested positive for the coronavirus in Iran in the past 24 hours declined remarkably compared to the daily rates over the past weeks, standing at below 16,000 cases....

 2021-09-19 10:14 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

COVID-19 kills 391 more Iranians over past 24 hours...

Tehran, IRNA - The number of deaths from the coronavirus pandemic in Iran increased to 117,182 with 391 more Iranians killed by the deadly disease over the past 24 hours, Iran's Health Ministry announced on Sunday....

 2021-09-19 10:13 

Al Arabiya

Dutch, world's tallest people, could be shrinking due to poor diet: Study...

The Dutch office for national statistics has confirmed that their people are the tallest in the world but noted that they have gradually been shrinking...

 2021-09-19 10:10 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

Bahrain Ambassador in London congratulates HM King on UK adoption of Bahraini vaccination certificates...
 2021-09-19 10:09 

Kuwait News Agency

Israeli occupation forces re-arrest two Palestinians who escaped prison...

RAMALLAH, Sept 19 (KUNA) -- The Israeli occupation forces re-arrested two fugitive prisoners, Ayham Kamamji and Munadhel Nafaiat, after storming Jenin city and raiding the house they were in at dawn Sunday. Fouad Kamamji, father of one of the captives, sa...

 2021-09-19 10:06 

FARS News Agency

FarsNews Agency Leader of Daesh-Linked Terror Group Shot Dead In Indonesia...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The leader of an ISIS (ISIL or Daesh)-linked terrorist network in Indonesia was killed in a shootout with security forces, police said Sunday....

 2021-09-19 10:06 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Watch: Afghan's homeless descend on Kabul as aid dries up...

Millions of displaced Afghans are left begging for food and water with no help in sight....

 2021-09-19 10:05 

FARS News Agency

Hamas Outlines Malicious Goals of 'Abraham Accords' TEHRAN (FNA)- Hamas denounced normalization deals with Israel, saying they are aimed at legitimatizing the regime in the Middle East and str...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Hamas denounced normalization deals with Israel, saying they are aimed at legitimatizing the regime in the Middle East and striking up an alliance with Tel Aviv....

 2021-09-19 10:04 

FARS News Agency

FarsNews Agency Hundreds of Armed Militants Lay Down Weapons in Syria...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Hundreds of armed militants handed over their weapons to the Syrian Army in the town of Tafas in Southwestern Dara'a province under a reconciliation agreement with th ....

 2021-09-19 10:00 

FARS News Agency

FarsNews Agency Top Commander: Iran to Continue Operations against Anti-Revolutionaryary Groups in Region...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri warned of the country's continued attacks against the hideouts of anti-revolutionary ....

 2021-09-19 10:00 

MehrNews.com

Yemeni forces seize strategic area in Ma'rib province...

TEHRAN, Sep. 19 (MNA) Yemeni army and popular committees have overtaken a key and strategic area in the north of Ma'rib province from the Saudi-led coalition forces....

 2021-09-19 09:49 

Arutz Sheva

The right way to integrate Israel's Arab community...

I believe there is a strong representation of "Middle Arab Israel" among Israeli Arabs. This is the Arab silent majority. Op-eds....

 2021-09-19 09:46 

SANA

First Pakistani flight arrives at Damascus International Airport...
 2021-09-19 09:45 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Israeli Navy SEAL discusses effects of PTSD in new book...

IDF warrior who survived the Coastal Road Massacre in which 38 civilians including 17 children were murdered calls for more PTSD research....

 2021-09-19 09:41 

Times of Israel

Palestinians again doctor images, showing last 2 fugitives grinning post-capture...

Iham Kamamji and Munadil Nafiyat have been widely regarded as 'heroes' among some PalestiniansIham Kamamji and Munadil Nafiyat have been widely regarded as 'heroes' among some Palestinians...

 2021-09-19 09:39 

Al Arabiya

Tumor-shrinking drug shows major impact on life expectancy for breast cancer patients...

An antibody-drug conjugate (ADC) significantly improves the life expectancy of people who have some of the most serious forms of breast cancer, new data...

 2021-09-19 09:36 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Watch: Thousands of migrants from Haiti overpower police at Texas border...

Texas governor blasted Biden for cancelling an order to deport illegal aliens....

 2021-09-19 09:34 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

The right way to integrate Israel's Arab community...

I believe there is a strong representation of "Middle Arab Israel" among Israeli Arabs. This is the Arab silent majority. Op-eds....

 2021-09-19 09:34 

MehrNews.com

COVID-19 death toll mounts to 117,182 in Iran...

TEHRAN, Sep. 19 (MNA) Some 391 more Iranians died of coronavirus over the past 24 hours and 4,764,998 people out of a total of 5,424,835 infected with the coronavirus have survived and recovered, according to Health Ministry....

 2021-09-19 09:32 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

US Plot to Isolate Iran Foiled with SCO Membership: Spokesman - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) The spokesperson for the Iranian Foreign Ministry described the country's membership in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) as a testimony to the practical defeat of the US' push for the isolation of the Islamic Republic....

 2021-09-19 09:31 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Facebook to delete 'harmful' accounts?...

It appears the social media platform will begin taking a more drastic approach to users it deems 'harmful'....

 2021-09-19 09:28 

Arutz Sheva

Watch: US apologizes for botched strike that killed 10 civilians...

Top US general admits that a drone strike targeting suspected suicide bomber in Kabul ended up killing 10 civilians - 7 of them kids....

 2021-09-19 09:26 

Gulf Times

[ Qatar ]

Vice President of Republic of Ecuador meets Ambassador of Qatar...

Vice President of the Republic of Ecuador HE Alfredo Borrero met with HE Ambassador of the State of Qatar to Ecuador Mohammed Ali Al Malki....

 2021-09-19 09:26 

Gulf Times

[ Qatar ]

Vice President of Republic of Ecuador meets Ambassador of Qatar...

During the meeting, they reviewed bilateral cooperation relations between the two countries....

 2021-09-19 09:25 

Arutz Sheva

The hunt concludes: 'The terrorists gave up without a fight'...

IDF spokesman summarizes operation to capture last of the terrorists who escaped from prison....

 2021-09-19 09:24 

Haaretz Daily

No wonder Christians, Muslims and Jews fell in love with this ancient site...

Mosaics, Roman remains and a stunning reservoir make Zippori worth a visit...

 2021-09-19 09:24 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Watch: US apologizes for botched strike that killed 10 civilians...

Top US general admits that a drone strike targeting suspected suicide bomber in Kabul ended up killing 10 civilians - 7 of them kids....

 2021-09-19 09:21 

Haaretz Daily

Unvaccinated Israelis driving September apex in serious COVID cases...

Although the unvaccinated constitute about 17 percent of Israelis who are eligible for vaccine, they account for around two thirds of serious COVID cases...

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