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Israel annihilates 50 families in Gaza

Eur-Mid Observer logoIsrael has escalated its targeting of civilians in Gaza during its ongoing onslaught on the Strip for the sixteenth consecutive day in an unprecedented manner, a European human rights organisation said today.


Turkey declares three days of mourning for Gaza victims

Turkish flag flys at half-mast to mourn the victims in GazaTurkey's Deputy Prime Minister Bülent Arınç told journalists on Monday that his government has declared three days of mourning for the Palestinian victims killed in Israel's war on Gaza, Turkish news agency Anadolu reported.


EU extends suspension of sanctions on Iran until November

Mohammad Javad ZarifThe European Union decided yesterday to extend the suspension of sanctions imposed on Iran specified in the Joint Plan of Action agreed by P5+1 and Iran last year until November 24, the Anadolu news agency reported.


French interior minister defends ban on protests

Bernard Cazeneuve"The scale of the riots in the suburb of Sarcelles in Paris, following an unauthorised demonstration yesterday, would have widened without a decision to ban the demonstration," French Interior Minister, Bernard Cazeneuve, said in defence of a ban on pro-Palestinian demonstrations in Paris last weekend.


Medecins Sans Frontieres calls for Israel to stop striking civilians in Gaza

Doctors without Border - MSFDoctors Without Borders (MSF) has called on Israel to halt its aggression against the Gaza Strip, noting it is complicating efforts to provide medical care to casualties.