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Benkirane: Morocco's relationship with Turkey is "deeply rooted in history"

Prime Minister of Morocco Abdelilah Benkirane said that his country's relationship with Turkey is "deeply rooted in history and is based on brotherhood, cooperation and advocacy".

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Cyprus: Tripartite meeting with Egypt and Greece is not against Turkey

The tripartite meeting held yesterday between the foreign ministers of Egypt, Greece and Cyprus was not aimed at forming an alliance against Turkey, the Ambassador of Cyprus in Cairo Sotos Liassides said.

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UN to discuss Egypt's human rights record

Head of the Egyptian Human Rights Council Abdel-Ghaffar Shokr said that the UN Human Rights Council will discuss three reports about Egypt on November 5, the Anadolu Agency reported.

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Sweden to grant $200 million to Palestine

Sweden is set to give Palestine up to 1.5 billion kronor ($200 million) in aid, Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom has announced, hours after it became the first European Union country to officially recognize Palestine as a state.

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UK condemns Israel's settlement expansion in Jerusalem

Minister for the Middle East Tobias Ellwood today condemned the Israeli government's announcement that it plans to build 1,060 new housing units in East Jerusalem.

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