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Search for justice drags on for slain Palestinian teen

Parents of teenager shot dead by Israeli soldier four years ago continue to wait for sentencing while killer walks free.

Siam Nawarah

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Qatar seeks international arbitration to end blockade

Foreign ministry spokesman announces moves after UN report condemns blockade by Saudi, UAE, Bahrain and Egypt.

Foreign ministry spokesperson Lulwah Al Khater

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Israeli army raids villages after settler shot dead

An Israeli settler has been killed near an illegal settlement outpost in the northern West Bank.

Nablus

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Al Jazeera bureau in Yemen forcibly closed

Media network denounces forced closure of its office in Taiz in the war-torn country's south.

Al Jazeera

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Syrian army: Israel launches air strikes near Damascus

Weapons depots allegedly targeted near Syrian capital as Israeli prime minister vows 'action' to halt arms to Hezbollah.

Israeli jets

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Farouk Shousha and the beautiful Arabic language

An Egyptian poet and the host of the popular radio programme, Our Beautiful Language, Shousha would have been 82 today.

Farouk Shousha

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Iran leaders shift focus to defending nuclear deal

Officials criticise US policy on Iran and reinforce their position on 2015 nuclear deal, in apparent coordinated effort.

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Iran's supreme leader vows 'response' for unrest

Ayatollah Khamenei threatens retaliation against the US and UK for allegedly plotting to overthrow the Islamic Republic.

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei

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3,700 arrested during protests in Iran: MP

Figure cited by Iranian MP on state media much higher than previous estimates of number detained.

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Jordan allows one-off aid drop to Rukban border camp

The Rukban refugee camp has received UN aid from the Jordanian side in a one-off delivery.

Rukban border camp

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