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Recep Tayyip Erdogan has taken the presidential oath of office to become the Republic of Turkey's 12th president


Former prime minister Erdogan took the oath on Thursday at the Grand National Assembly.


Calls to prosecute foreigners who volunteered in Israeli army during war

Palestinian Foreign Minister Riyad Al-Maliki announced on Wednesday that his ministry had sent a letter to UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and to the leaders of other countries, requesting them to bear their responsibility for implementing international law regarding foreigners who volunteered in the Israeli army during the latest assault on Gaza.


US-Iraq talks address IS threat

Iraqi's Prime Minister-designate Haider Al-Abadi yesterday "stressed the need to dry up terrorists resources in Iraq and the region in order to maintain stability as Iraq is currently facing an enemy that uses all criminal and inhuman methods," and called on the international community to cooperate with his country against Islamic State (IS) fighters.


Court investigates Morsi over charges of leaking classified documents to Qatar

The Egyptian prosecutor, Hisham Barakat, ordered on Wednesday the investigation of former President Mohamed Morsi on charges that he leaked classified national security documents to Qatar, a judicial source has revealed.


Malaysian govt delegation visits Gaza Strip

Palestinians inspect damage caused to a building 2014A Malaysian government delegation arrived in the Gaza Strip on Monday via Egypt's Rafah border crossing to assess the humanitarian situation in the embattled Palestinian enclave.