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UN warns #Israel against relocating #Bedouins

Bedouin village

The United Nations relief and works agency for Palestine has urged the international community to block Israeli plans to relocate thousands of Palestinian Bedouin from the central West Bank, in fear the move could lead to further violations of UN charter.

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#Yemen rivals sign peace agreement

Houthi rebelsA UN-brokered peace deal between Houthi rebels and Yemen's government has been signed while the Houthis have taken control of government buildings and a state radio and TV station in the capital, Sanaa.

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Policeman killed in blast near #Egypt ministry

One Egyptian policeman was killed in a bombing outside the foreign ministry in Cairo, the interior and health ministries said, revising an earlier toll.

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#Hezbollah checkpoint hit by suicide attack

A suicide car bomber reportedly killed three people at a checkpoint manned by the Shia group Hezbollah in eastern Lebanon, the state-run news agency reported.

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#Yemen violence casts doubt on deal signing

A series of explosions have been heard across the Yemeni capital as Houthi rebels and government forces battle for a fourth straight day, despite the announcement of a UN-brokered agreement due to be signed later on Sunday.

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#Houthis seize government buildings in Sanaa

Houthi rebelsA peace deal between Houthi rebels and government loyalists in Yemen appears to be in jeopardy, as the Houthis have taken control of government buildings and a radio station in Sanaa - and a major army base north of the capital.

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Turkish forces fend off Kurdish protesters

Syrian KurdsTurkish security forces have used tear gas and water cannon to disperse a rally by Kurds, who gathered in support of Kurdish refugees who fled attacks in Syria, and those battling Islamic State in Iraq and Levant (ISIL) fighters on Syrian soil.

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UN: Yemen's warring sides reach agreement

An agreement including a ceasefire has been reached between Houthi rebels and Yemen's government, the UN special envoy has said, shortly after a curfew was imposed in parts of the capital Sanaa following a third day of intense fighting.

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Yemen's Houthi rebels advance into Sanaa

SanaaYemen's government troops have been battling Houthi rebels for a third day in the capital Sanaa after the collapse of ceasefire talks, officials and residents say.

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Turkish hostages seized in #Iraq freed

Turkish hostagesForty-six Turkish hostages seized by fighters of the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul in June have been brought safely back to Turkey by the country's intelligence agency, according to Ahmet Davutoglu, Turkey's prime minister.

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